Bangkok’s landscape is filled with condos for sale, plush residential skyscrapers that locals and foreigners alike are scrambling to get a hold of. Amidst the many residential towers, a few standouts – not just in terms of property prices but also because of their luxurious amenities that only the privileged few can enjoy. Where do you find these prime Bangkok condos and apartments? Bangkok Condo Finder lists the top 10 most lavish high-rise condos for sale in Bangkok.
What did a leading Hong Kong property development company have in mind after building some of Asia’s leading resorts and hotels? Offer the same luxury treatment to condominium owners as well! That’s what HKR International Ltd. (HKRI) did when it built the 47-storey Sukhothai Residences complete with world class amenities.
Sukhotai is a leading residence of 47 stories of world-class luxury. It also comes with some of the highest top rated amenities. Prices for the 12 units within this upper end community are set between THB 266,000 and 300,000 per sq. m. for penthouse living. With the project nearing completion, it’s expected to reach its culmination toward the end of the year. Because owners of the community are treated to round-the-clock five star service, you’ll find it to be residential living at its best. It’s also centrally located to shopping malls, restaurants, prestigious schools for the children and historical landmarks.
Architects Kerry Hill and Ed Tuttle, the same designers of The Sukhothai Hotel, were called in to share their concept of high-end living right in the middle of Bangkok. Nestled along Soi Soanplu Road, the majestic tower was just a car park basement in 2008. Today, the building is almost complete as it nears its turnover by the end of the year.
Condo owners are treated with a 5-star hotel concierge round-the-clock. That’s hotel living at its finest. Besides, access to shopping malls is not a problem. Sukhothai Residences is near the Jim Thompson House, Central World Plaza and Central Chidlom just to name a few. The kids are also close to prestigious academies such as New Sathon International School and Chulalongkorn University.
It’s no wonder why presales surged when the project was introduced.
The Ritz-Carlton Residences
Walk-through tour of 217sq.m. Duplex Show Suite of The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Bangkok at MahaNakhon, Thailand’s tallest building now under construction.
The Ritz Carlton residences in Bangkok are one of the most expensive living establishments. The spacious units are situated within the MahaNakhon. This luxury sky scraper enjoys custom designs and spectacular views of the city. In addition to the breathtaking scenery, residents can amenities and services that equal some of the finest hotels around the globe.
Size ranges vary and can include anything from two to five bedroom living arrangements that range from the 23rd to the 73rd floors of the building. So the residents can enjoy an unobstructed view of Bangkok, the buildings pixels have been strategically placed. Touted as the tallest building in Bangkok, the residence enjoys an outdoor landscaped public plaza, upscale retail establishments and multi-level restaurant and bar. The wealthiest of residents can enjoy this upscale community living that is priced between $890,000 to over $11 million for penthouse living.
There’s a jewel that stands high along Charoennakorn 13. Bangkok’s Chao Praya River will never look the same thanks to Raimon Land PLC, developers of The Lofts Sathorn and The Legend Sala daeng, when it conceived of building a massive 73-storey serviced apartment aptly called “The River”.
Launched in the first quarter of 2007, buyers can choose from one-, two- or three-bedroom units apart from duplexes and penthouses with a spectacular view of the “River of Kings” with more than 120 meters of frontage. This Bangkok condo for sale start at Bt 144,000 per sq.m. but buyers can find value for every baht they pay.
For example, each unit is equipped with hands-free lighting control system, security alarm system, and wireless home office control for Internet and entertainment systems, energy-saving devices and a remote control for all features in the unit.
The North and South Towers have state-of-the-art fitness centers, sports facilities and amazing sky gardens. Residents are also transported via luxury ships to the Taksin BTS Station.
185 Rajdamri from Raimon Land represents Bangkok’s finest brand new condominium projects
185 Ratchadamri is a private community that is bathed in elegance. 185 Ratchadamri also has private swimming pools, spacious terraces and spectacular views of the city. Because of the luxurious amenities, it was the award winner for the best luxury condo development and touted as one of the best condominiums in all of Asia.
The luxury residences vary between 1 and 4 bedroom residences with a duplex. It’s also located in the upper end district and close to prime shops, dining establishments, schools, markets and transportation. The interior of the residences are also constructed using the highest quality craftsmanship and materials.
Located on Sukhumvit Soi 24 is the costliest parcel of land called Park 24. Recorded as the highest priced per square m. popular community members such as famous politicians such as Suwat Limpatapanlop are proud to make this luxurious residence their home. This new high end living arrangements are spacious and come with the greatest of amenities that include gym, squash courts, tennis, and golf simulator.
It’s also known for its prestigious location in the heart and soul of downtown Bangkok. Surrounded by shopping centers, entertainment facilities, transportation and dining establishments, it’s one of the most popular residences for some of the wealthiest of buyers. It also boasts indoor amenities and features that go beyond what is expected in condominium living.
The St. Regis is the most refined in living arrangements. It has also embodied elegance and tradition that embraces all of those that reside within the community. The building includes a 47 story high rise with over 53 penthouses and residences. It also houses a hotel with over 200 rooms and suites for its many visitors.
Expansive views and modernization encapsulate the community and all who make this place their home. Pride of ownership is also evident in the expansive views of the residences and greenery of the landscape. The building is just as captivating and magnanimous in the glass and steel of the exterior that extends from the daylight to the evenings brilliant lighting.
Residents can also enjoy an opulent lifestyle that are delivered in all aspects of residential living from the meeting rooms and fully equipped fitness facilities to the fine dining establishments and shops associated within the community.
Magnolias Ratchadamri Boulevard enjoyed its official launch in luxury. Here you’ll find one of Bangkok’s most sought after elegant residences that were developed by Magnolia’s finest corporation. Located in an exclusive community with top-end amenities, the lower end floors are promised to house one of the most prestigious hotels in the entire world called the Waldorf Astoria Hotel. Residents can enjoy the building’s unique architecture that stands out from the rest of the buildings that are housed in Bangkok.
Springing to life like one of the most breathtaking flowers, the magnolia building is constructed to simulate a three-dimensional flower petal of amazing architecture. The petal gives the residence character and offers some of the most spectacular views of the entire city. It also houses some amazing features and luxurious living arrangements for those who are lucky enough to reside here.
The building also boasts environmentally savvy gadgets to aid residents in saving on water conservation, energy and helping to save the planet. Other luxury amenities include exclusive club access, lounges, jogging track, sloped garden, Jacuzzi, children’s pool and 70 meter swimming pool for adults to name a few. The residences are also compromised of over 300 units that range from one to two bedroom residents that go for THB8 million to THB80 million.
The Met Condominium
Right in the heart of the Central Business District (CBD), The Met is a one-of-a-kind opulent skyscraper towering at 69 floors. Pebble Bay (Thailand) Co. Ltd., known for developing a number of high-quality projects across Asia, built six residential towers joined by sky bridges with the idea of luxurious sophistication in the middle of the tropics.
The World’s Property Market cited architectural firm WOHA’s design as the best tall building in 2006. There’s no surprise with this though. After all, The Met was planned to take advantage of the strong breezes and welcoming sunshine that Thailand is known for. Condo owners can take a quiet respite in the sky gardens or get their sun-kissed skin in the outdoor pool. For penthouse owners though, they can have their privacy in their very own pools.
The cost of a four-bedroom condo for sale at The Met begins at Bt 135,000 per sq.m.
The Park Chidlom Condominium
If you want a piece of New York City living, then you don’t have to travel to the Big Apple anymore. Along Soil Chidlom and Soi Somkid Roads, The Park Chidlom Condominium is a stylish two-tower commune with more than 300 units to choose from. Each unit is complete with high-tech security and communications systems, insulated glass panels and air conditioning units. The developer, Hemaraj Land And Development Public Company Limited, also boasts of the 2.38-meter high ceilings in every unit that is unrivaled by other residential condos in the area.
This Bangkok condo for sale also comes with exclusive elevators for maximum comfort.
Owners are also treated with world-class amenities such as swimming pools, recreational facilities, gardens and ponds. A three-bedroom condo sells for Bt 180,000.
The Le Raffine
The Sukhumvit District has become more elegant with the addition of Le Raffine Jambunuda in Sukhumvit 31. With 30 stories of condominiums plus 45 penthouses each with panoramic views of downtown Bangkok, what more could you ask for? Owners can enjoy a morning dip in the common pool or have a relaxing break in the sauna while their kids mingle in the play room.
But the developer hasn’t stopped there. Le Raffine Jambu Dvipa has become a structural icon. Already dubbed as the world’s first theme condominium, the immense tower is close to shopping centers such as the high end fashion mall The Emporium.
And transportation is not a hassle. Le Raffine is close to the BTS Sky train station, which makes it very convenient for condo owners. This Bangkok condo for sale start around Bt 130,000 per sq.m. for a three-bedroom unit.