30 Homestays You Can't Miss In Bangkok

|Marianne Luz Molo
Known for its ornate shrines and vibrant street life, Thailand’s buzzing capital is the most populous city in the country. Filled with friendly locals and excited tourists, you will always leave the city with a few new friends in your address book.

Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, or known internationally as Bangkok is the most visited city in the world. Different cultural landmarks and buddha temples can be seen in Bangkok, making it great for the tourism business. Wat Pho Temple and Wat Arun Temple are one of the few historical landmarks that are frequently visited. Aside from cultural attractions, the nightlife scenes from Khao San Road and Patpong are to die for. The Chao Phraya River has one of the most fascinating boat rides known to locals.

As such, finding accommodations close enough to see these attractions is effortless. Most homestays in Bangkok are near these cultural places, and we’ve picked 30 of the best ones that will make your trip worth the effort.

1. Priya Boutique House

If you’re looking for bed and breakfast accommodation for a night or two, you can consider staying in Priya Boutique House. It is less than 1km from Wat Saket and a 13-minute walk from Khao San Road.

The bed and breakfast is in a quiet neighborhood near Khao San Road with a beautiful patio overlooking a garden. The lovely hosts over at this homestay give a lot of tips for traveling around Bangkok while also serving them some fruits and tea in the morning. The house itself is decorated with extreme thought and detail.

This bed and breakfast homestay is a beautiful renovation of an old Thai house that is worth visiting.
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2. Amber Inn

Within walking distance to Pratunam Market and Platinum Fashion Mall, Amber Inn in Bangkok highlights its above-average staff and facilities.

Located in the Pratunam district, this homestay is a highly recommended family-owned business by locals. From the trained staff to the top-notch facilities, Amber Inn has it all. This homestay sports big, clean, and comfortable rooms with a 7/11 and food stalls nearby. It is also only 1.3km from Central World and SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World for sightseeing purposes.

Amber Inn is a nice little homestay with great value for money and perfects for guests looking to enjoy a little shopping in Bangkok’s largest shopping district.
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3. Nina Guesthouse

Guests who wish to experience the city through Bangkok’s busiest district should consider staying at Nina Guesthouse. It is a convenient homestay for guests because of its location near Khao San Road.

Situated within 400m of Khao San Road and 1.1km of Bangkok National Museum, this guesthouse features commodious mattresses and a fantastic location in the middle of the city. Despite being near Khao San Road, the property is still far enough to be sheltered from the intense noise. The excellent host in the homestay works nonstop to keep the whole place at peak quality.

Nina Guesthouse is a recommended place for a short stay in Bangkok and it truly lives up to its expectations.
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4. Prukpibul Apartment

Another great option for travelers looking to experience the great markets of Bangkok while on vacation is the homestay called Prukpibul Apartment.

Situated 8km from Chatuchak Weekend Market and 8.4km from Central Plaza Ladprao, this apartment allows guests to travel around the area and into the city’s biggest shopping district and open markets. With its friendly and helpful staff, guests are never troubled by what to buy or where to buy their souvenirs. The homestay is a great value-for-money apartment that is appealing to both first-time travelers and returning guests.

If you’re looking for a budget-friendly option in the middle of the hustle and bustle of Bangkok, consider booking this homestay for your next trip.
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5. Pailin Guesthouse

If you’re looking for another great place to stay in Bangkok, Pailin Guesthouse is one of the best homestay options in the city.

Situated within 700m of Khao San Road and 30m from Adhere the 13th Rules Café and Bar, this homestay is in a nice and quiet location. This family-owned guesthouse has friendly staff and clean, comfortable rooms. The cozy atmosphere of the guesthouse matches the friendly pets that roam around the property.

Pailin Guesthouse looks like a local house which makes the Bangkok experience more genuine. A good place to rest and unwind before touring the area the next day.
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6. S.M. Grande Residence

Wanting to escape the bustle of the city and find serenity in Bangkok? S. M. Grande Residence is the perfect accommodation to book and experience the relaxation of a sauna while visiting the city’s tourist attractions.

Located 1.3km from Central Embassy and 20m from Ronny’s New York Pizza, this large and luxurious apartment has an outdoor swimming pool and a sauna for maximum relaxation. The property also has a kid’s club available while guests relax on the homestay’s sun terrace.

Conveniently placed in the middle of Bangkok’s attractions, S. M. Grande Residence is the perfect place to put your feet up and indulge in the recreational views of the city.
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7. My Home N1

A fantastic apartment stay for guests looking to indulge in the regular Bangkok experience is My Home N1 homestay. It is located near BTS Ratchathewi and surrounded by the city’s biggest malls.

Situated near Siam Discovery, MBK Center, and Siam Paragon Mall, this apartment is at a convenient location for such a good value. The previous guests that stayed have expressed their delight at the property’s extremely fast internet connection. Sightseeing around the area is also no hassle since guests can easily reach the staff through social media and SNS.

As long as you can keep up with the energy radiating in this shopping district, you will have a wonderful time staying at My Home N1 homestay.
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8. Sweet's Escape

One of the top recommended places to stay in Bangkok for convenience away from the city is Sweet’s Escape. It is near Khlong Toei District, a chaotic food market perfect for tourists.

About 450m from Kamthieng House Museum, this homestay provides guests with everything they need for a short stay. The property is near the train station but rooms are soundproofed enough to not let excessive noise disturb guests at night. It is also conveniently located near BTS, MRT, and Terminal 21 for guests with early trips out of the city.

For a homestay that is both convenient and private, Sweet’s Escape is a place that previous guests will keep booking every time they visit Bangkok.
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9. 1905 Heritage Corner

Located at the heart of Bangkok’s old town district and only a 4-minute walk from Bangkok's city pillar, 1905 Heritage Corner provides a genuine Bangkok experience with its locally designed guesthouse.

This boutique guesthouse is adorned in the style of a small colonial shophouse, away from the noise of the city and close to the famous temples. It offers spotlessly clean and comfortable beds with a delicious continental, Asian, and vegetarian breakfast. The host will personally deliver complimentary tea every afternoon.

Book this accommodation now and experience a very enjoyable and not to mention, memorable stay in a heritage homestay in Bangkok.
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10. Makkasan Happy Home

Located 2.5km from Central Embassy and 2.7km from Amarin Plaza, Makkasan Happy Home offers peaceful surrounding Bangkok’s famous canal tours.

The homestay is located in a convenient area close to the train station and the airport, accommodating guests who have early flights. The property also has a hot tub and room service available to avoid constant disturbance from the staff, fit for those who want absolute privacy once they get settled. The highlight of this homestay is the canal nearby where guests can rent a boat to take them to tour various interesting places in the area.

Close to the city’s beautiful canals and parks, no wonder this homestay is considered a little oasis in the center of Bangkok.
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11. GO INN Khaosan Road

Backpackers are a usual sight in any country, and those same travelers are always looking for accommodations that suit their on-the-go lifestyle. This homestay is set in the old town district of Bangkok and is the perfect place for backpackers.

Over 1.9km from Wat Saket and 1.7km from the Grand Palace, GO INN Khaosan Road is a snug inn near Khao San Road’s tourist area. In about 3-5 minutes of walking from the property, guests will come across a variety collection of bars and restaurants. There is a strong shower with plenty of hot water available in the inn.

One of the many homestays that are considered to be a better experience than your usual hostel.
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12. U&D Guesthouse

One of the recommended homestays in Bangkok for travelers looking to see the Grand Palace and the river up close is U&D Guesthouse. It is located in the old town district of the city and is surrounded by tourist attractions.

Within 1.6km from the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, this guesthouse has a comforting and welcoming atmosphere that guests continuously look for in Bangkok. It is run by a lovely accommodating couple who is passionate about their business. Travelers can meet friendly locals nearby and enjoy the live music played in the evenings.

At the U&D Guesthouse, enjoy the quiet atmosphere while rowing on a boat and admiring Bangkok’s historical monuments.
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13. Chang Siam Inn

Located in the heart of Bangkok city, the Chang Siam Inn provides authentic Thai cuisine in an authentic Thai guesthouse.

Surrounded by street food stalls and restaurants, this homestay is only a 5-minute drive from Pratunam Market and a 10-minute drive from Siam Paragon Department. The homestay has Thai-style interiors, and the nearby restaurants serve delicious Thai and western dishes. The staff prepares free coffee, tea, and sandwiches for guests every morning and for added relaxation, provides a great massage parlor right next to the accommodation.

A classic go-to guesthouse for Indian tourists and residents looking to indulge in classic Thai cuisine.
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14. 2 Bedroom Condo in the Heart of Bangkok

Located in the Sukhumvit district of Bangkok, this 2 Bedroom Condo in the Heart of Bangkok offers everything travelers need in the relaxation department.

About 1.6km from the Central Embassy and 50m from Halen Café and Bar, this homestay has an outdoor swimming pool, a garden, a terrace, a gym, and a restaurant. The balcony offers stunning views of the city and the property is fairly close to the airport station for convenience. The homestay also has a children’s playground with a babysitting service, a great addition for families who need to go shopping in the nearby market.

All in all, a great homestay in Bangkok provides the utmost relaxation the city can offer.
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15. Tanee Place

Along the ever-busy tourist location district of Bangkok, Tanee Place is an accommodation of convenience and tourism. It is near Khao San Road and Rambuttri Road, so travelers can enjoy the plethora of markets and restaurants all in one place.

Despite being around Khao San Road, the homestay is in a quiet area with only a short stroll from the busy district. The property has a free daily maid service and offers on-site massages. It is considered the best accommodation to be in for guests needing to leave via the Boonsiri Ferry as the property is nearby.

Considering Tanee Place is in a tourist location, it is a great price and a great option for a budget hotel.
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16. Siamese Sukhumvit 87

Want to visit an accommodation highly regarded by locals and tourists alike? Look no further and have a nice vacation at Siamese Sukhumvit 87.

Located 5.4km from the Emporium Shopping Mall and 550m from various BTS sky trains, this homestay has a garden and an outdoor swimming pool. A fitness room and a relaxing sauna are also available to guests. The sun terrace in the property offers amazing city views while the homestay is decorated in the style of a cozy little loft. The high ceiling makes everything inside feel spacious and open.

The comfy atmosphere and convenient location are what keep previous travelers from booking this accommodation every time they travel in Bangkok.
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17. Aster 9 House

Aster 9 House is a beautifully decorated homestay dubbed as one of the best stays in Bangkok for its accommodating and friendly host.

Located 1.2km from the Emporium Shopping Mall and 600m from Benjasiri Park, this bed and breakfast has a garden and a shared lounge. They offer beautiful and spacious rooms with cozy balconies. A wide variety of breakfast cuisine is served on the property while guests admire the authentic interior and furniture of the building. Sightseeing is not a problem as the homestay is close to the airport or Phaya Thai BTS Skytrain station.

Within walking distance to the sky trains, this homestay is still in a quiet area fitting for a relaxing vacation.
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18. Villa Guesthouse

Villa Guesthouse is a unique accommodation filled with that warm and welcoming Thai atmosphere. Within a 10-minute walk from Khai San Road and Santichaiprakarn Park, it emphasizes the zen feeling that guests experience at its doors.

The homestay has a pleasant inner courtyard garden that can be seen from the 1st floor, as well as the calming sound of birds accompanying the garden view for extra relaxation. The staff at reception speaks both English and Thai and is willing to guide tourists around the area, suggesting fun places for them to visit.

An old Thai townhouse with a zen garden, far from luxury but ever filled with that authentic Thai experience.
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19. Back Home Backpackers

Looking for a fun place to stay while backpacking across Thailand? Consider staying at Back Home Backpackers in Bangkok. This place accommodates travelers sightseeing the country and is tailor-made for short stays.

500m from Khao San Road, this homestay offers dormitory rooms and Thai dishes served at the on-site restaurant. It is away from the noise and craziness of the city but only a 10-minute walk if guests want to visit. The hosts organize activities 6 nights a week, although not compulsory as guests also have the option to sit together and enjoy a few beers in the evening.

This homestay is a sociable and laid-back hostel, perfect for solo backpackers.
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20. 1 bedroom condo 5 minutes walk 2 BTS Fiber Optic WiFi

Visit the Tesco Lotus in Bangkok and book your stay at 1 bedroom condo 5 minutes walk from 2 BTS Fiber Optic WiFi homestay. It is located near Soi 50 Pump Track and ON Nut BTS Station.

This small flat has a fitness center with free WiFi and free Netflix for the whole property. Tesco Lotus, which is famous for housing various movie theatres and convenience stores, is only a walk away from the homestay. While staying at this accommodation, guests will never get bored of activities and general things to do around Tesco Lotus.

Have a fun evening with the family while experiencing Bangkok’s classic films and indulging in the authentic street foods that the area offers.
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21. Baan Mina

Enjoy walking around the city's shopping district with Baan Mina homestay. This easy-to-spot accommodation is in a neat-looking neighborhood close to multiple malls.

Located 1.7km from Central Ladprao Department Store and Phaholyothin MRT Subway Station, Baan Mina offers quiet rooms with adequate and clean bed spaces. The property has a coin-operated washing machine for convenience and it's only a 3-minute walk to a local restaurant. For guests looking to do some shopping on this side of Bangkok, shopping malls, local malls, and cinemas are all within reach of the accommodation.

Everything a traveler would ever need for a vacation in Bangkok is available in Baan Mina.
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22. Harry's Residence

Harry’s Residence is located in the center of Bangkok and is close to the Sukhumvit district’s main attractions and hot places. It is a relaxing accommodation with enough convenience for guests on the go.

The accommodation features a beautiful garden managed by the owners themselves and a bar. It also has room service and a 24-hour front desk with currency exchange available for travelers from outside the country. Some rooms in this homestay feature a stunning view of the city from above and guests have regarded it as a great pick for a homestay.

Harry’s Residence is just one of the many places in Bangkok that can help you relax quickly and recover energy for sightseeing purposes.
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23. BBHouse Khlongtan

A place where you can get your money’s worth on the outskirts of the busy city. It features a fantastic location for convenience and caters to first-time travelers to Bangkok.

Within 6.1km of Emporium Shopping Mall and 7.3km of Central Embassy, BBHouse Khlongtan homestay is managed by passionate hosts. You can tell by how well-maintained the whole property is. The homestay is near the airport rail station, perfect for guests needing to travel to the city as soon as possible. For added convenience, there’s a café downstairs and tasty restaurants nearby.

Overall, a recommended homestay for first-time flyers to Bangkok mostly for the convenience of the location and the lovely staff.
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24. Charming Apartment from Studio to 2 Bedroom

Located near BTS trains and Big C Supermarket, Charming Apartment From Studio to 2 Bedroom features a peaceful and quiet atmosphere amidst the busy shopping district of Bangkok.

As the name suggests, this homestay was a former tiny studio transformed into a lovely and cozy 2 bedroom apartment. The property is close to malls, bars, and street food stalls, perfect for sampling the local cuisine and dishes of Thailand. It also features a swimming pool, a beautiful garden, a terrace with stunning views of the city, and a balcony.

This apartment homestay is an affordable place to stay in the Ekkamai area, far from luxury but close to a local Thai condominium experience.
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25. The Secret Service Bed & Breakfast

If you’re looking for a gorgeous-looking bed and breakfast in Bangkok, consider booking The Secret Service Bed & Breakfast. It features a convenient location next to Khao San Road, and an impressive interior design.

This homestay is close to several noted attractions and has a shared lounge, a terrace, a bar, and a restaurant. Closer to Khao San Road than any other accommodation but can still retain a quiet atmosphere. It’s only 1.1km from Bangkok National Museum and close to buses that leave for the different islands, convenient during sightseeing trips.

The impressive design and overall theme of the homestay are only one of the many pros of this place that has made it into our list of accommodations.
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26. Alley Living Rama 8

We tend to get a little bit busier even during trips, and what’s more to look for than an accommodation that caters specifically to working travelers needing privacy?

Alley Living Rama8 is a soundproof apartment, great for guests who need to be working during the busy hours of the day. It is nearby Wat Saket and Khao San Road and has nice and spacious rooms, perfect for big groups of friends and family. When you need to take a break from working, this homestay has a relaxing garden that will shake your troubles away just by the look of greenery.

The staff at reception are fast-acting and will make sure that you can finish business with minimal disturbances.
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27. S1 Large Duplex Silom 3 Beds, Full Kitchen WiFi

S1 Large Duplex Silom 3 Beds provides accommodations with a great location near shopping malls and a good value for money.

Located 3.6km from Gaysorn Village Shopping Mall and 3.6km from MBK Center, this apartment has an accommodating host that is always available whenever you need them. Each room has a kitchen with a fridge and a microwave, with a flat-screen TV in the center. A seating area and a bathroom with a shower are also available for guests. For an extra charge, the hosts can provide towels and bed linens upon request.

Walk through the vibrant shopping district and take in the beautiful authentic Thai atmosphere.
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28. The Garden Living

A calm homestay inside the bustling city of Bangkok, The Garden Living is far from the main road and offers a quiet atmosphere but is still close enough for shoppers who want to visit.

Located 8.4km from Central Festival EastVille and 11km from Amarin Plaza, this homestay features rooms with a terrace overlooking the property’s lovely garden. All facilities here look new and functioning well. The location is on the outskirts of the busy streets but near local universities, great for short education visits.

Guests who want to stay here should prepare some comfortable shoes since most of the time, they will be touring the interesting area instead of staying in the homestay.
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29. Sri Ayuttaya Guesthouse

Sri Ayuttaya Guesthouse is perfect for anyone looking for a local Thai guesthouse with family rooms in Bangkok. It is located in the Dusit district of the city and managed by accommodating staff.

Situated 2km from Khao San Road and 3.1km from Bangkok National Museum, this guesthouse is highly recommended for its great location and well-trained staff. Featuring private bathrooms with selected rooms having a terrace. The rooms are immaculately clean and comfortable with wooden stairs and Thai paintings hung on the wall.

Sri Ayuttaya Guesthouse is a quiet and peaceful homestay in the old center district that highlights the vibrant nightlife of Bangkok.
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30. Sky Villas by VipConcierge

Sky Villas by VipConcierge is an amazing homestay to book for the summer. It offers an outdoor pool to beat the summer’s deadly heat and spectacular city views from a great angle.

Only 900m from Patpong and 1.3km from Snake Farm-Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute, this homestay is perfect for a family holiday. It features an outdoor pool that is available all year round and the property is nearby the sky train station. The bar on the ground floor serves good food and draft beers, accompanied by live music played by local bands.

Get pampered and fight off the heat at Sky Villas this summer, a fun trip for the whole family.
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The city’s rich culture and exquisite night scenes will keep you and your companions well entertained and wanting more. Maybe the city’s charm is also enough to convince you to stay for good and it will certainly be a great decision. Pack your bags and book your trips now to Thailand’s lively capital and see the wonders of Thailand once more.
Marianne Luz Molo
Born in Tacloban City, the cultural center of the Philippines. She has made trips to other parts of the country such as Baguio, South Cotabato, and Palawan. Cycling is her favorite mode of traveling as it lets her get close and personal with the locals. She seeks out the places with the most diverse customs and aims to let the world discover these hidden gems.

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