Sukhumvit Soi 38,, Bangkok, Thailand

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'Not just a hostel , but a home'
a unique backpacker's hostel with an exotic Thai feel.

Just 100 meters from lively Sukhumvit Road, with its many restaurants, lounges and bars, and a 2 minute walk to the BTS SkyTrain Thong Lo Station, HI-Sukhumvit is a convenient, welcoming place for you to base yourself in Bangkok. Tucked away on a side street renowned for its terrific street food, with a Koi pond and clean, inviting outdoor space and roofdeck to call your own, we will give you a quiet haven within the chaos of downtown Bangkok.

Location. (see hostel photo)
40 minutes from the airport by Airport Rail Link and BTS
30 minutes from the airport by taxi(normal traffic condition)
10 minutes via BTS to the bustling Siam Square shopping complexes
10 minutes walk to Ekkamai Eastern Bus Terminal, with buses bound for the Thai islands, Cambodia border & Pattaya
20 minutes walk to the canal boats, to ply waters in the locals' preferred means of transportation

Great Food.
Locals throughout Bangkok come to our street (Soi 38) to dine on some of the best street food available in the city. From delicious roast duck, to succulent crispy pork to soups aplenty, you will never run out of options for your dinner time. For dessert: mango and sweet, sticky rice or a refreshing fruit shake of your choice.

Night Life.
A quick walk to the bars and clubs of Thong Lo and Ekkamai, a busy night market right our street and an easy BTS ride to the popular expat pubs (Robin Hood, The Londoner, The Dubliner, Cheap Charlies, The Spotted Liver) at Phrom Phong and Nana.

Relaxing, Comfortable Stay.
We aim to make our hostel a perfect place for your stay in Bangkok. Lobby and roof deck are decorated with comfortable pillows, couches and chairs and we have a beautiful stone table to sit at outside our hostel. Bathrooms and shared spaces are kept sparkling clean. We take security and safety seriously and do not allow outside guests to visit without registering with the front desk.

Free WiFi we even have 3 routers so that you can access a fast connection from the upper or lower floors
Free long-term luggage storage (up to 2 months)
Free lockers next to the dorms. Please bring your own padlock. (security boxes provided for long-term with a small fee)
Free towel
Complimentary light breakfast of cereal, jasmin tea, thai coffee or toast.
Tea and coffee throughout the day

Our room Definitions: (see hostel photo)
All rooms are A/C
The mattresses are Thai Traditonal Healthy Mattresses, a little stiff but support your back in a healthy manner.

HI/ YHA members. Please contact hostel directly to apply for 10% discount before booking.
We accept cash only. Full payment is due upon check-in.
Reception is open from 7pm-midnight. Please notify us if you are checking in between midnight at 7am and we will ensure that someone will meet you upon your arrival to check you in.
NO LOCK OUT: you can come and go as you pleased.
Due to the characteristic of our 4 storey building, this hostel has no elevator.

48 hrs Cancellation Policy:
1. Deposit 10% is NON-refundable
2. NO charge if guest makes a cancellation by written at least 2 days before arrival.
3. One night will be charged if guest fails to cancel less than 2 days before arrival



From Suvarnabhumi International airport (New airport)

Take Airport Rail Link: ( total 40 mins to the hostel: 20 mins by airport rail, 20 mins by BTS) 6:00-24:00

Take the City Line from the airport to Phaya Thai, last stop for Airport Rail Link. Then transfer to Sky train.(BTS). Take Sky train heading to BEARING. Get off at Thong Lo Station. Then take exit #4 to the hostel. (in total THB 80. thb 35 for BTS, thb 45 for Airport Rail Link,

Taxi : From the arrival terminal, go to GATE 4 on the 1st floor to take a public meter taxi. Either make sure the taxi is on a meter ( to HI-Sukhumvit Soi 38 approx. thb 170 250,depending on the traffic conditions,plus airport surcharge 50) or agree on a price before you start your journey ( should not cost more than thb 350)

down to Sukhumvit Soi38 for 100 meters on left.

From Northern Bus Terminal (MO Chit2)

Public bus : Air-con bus 77 or 145 drives you to BTS (sky train) Mo Chit Station. Take either Sky train to Thong Lo Station ( E6) Exit #4 or bus 38 to Sukhumvit Soi 55 (Thong Lo bus stop);then across the street to Sukhumvit Soi 38. Down to the Sukhumvit Soi 38 for 100 meters. The hostel is on your left.

From Southern Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai)

Public bus : Air-con bus 511 drives you to Sukhumvit Soi 55 (Thong Lo ) bus stop ; then across the street to Sukhumvit Soi 38. Down to the Sukhumvit Soi 38 for 100 meters. The hostel is on your left.

From Eastern Bus Terminal (Ekamai) : 5 10 mins walk to HI-Sukhumvit

From Hua Lum Pong Railway Station

Public bus : Bus 25, 40 or air-con bus 501 directly takes you to Sukhumvit Soi 55; then across the street to Sukhumvit Soi 38. Down to the Sukhumvit Soi 38 for 100 meters. The hostel is on your left.

MRT and BTS: Take MRT (subway) to Sukhumvit Station then connect the BTS (sky train) for BEARING. Get off at Thong Lo station ( E6 ) Exit #4. down stairs turn back right, look up turn left on Sukhumvit Soi 38. Down to the Sukhumvit Soi 38 for 100 meters. The hostel is on your left.

Air-conditioned bus no.501,508,511,513,532 (pass the hostel,Sukhumvit Soi 38)
Local bus no.2, 25, 38, 40, 45, 48, 98 (pass the hostel,Sukhumvit Soi38)

tell the bus or taxi driver in thai :
' pai suk khum vit soi sam sib paad '
'goto Sukhumvit Soi 38'
down to the soi 38 for 100 meters on left.