$56 Avg/night
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Hotel Link Makkasan (former FX Hotel Makkasan)

3 stars
1643/5 New Phetchaburi Road, Makkasan, Ratchathevi, Bangkok, 10400
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.8
out of 5
5 reviews
Solid overall

The staff was friendly and the room was decent. The free internet in the lobby was neat too. Near a... See full review

  • Farang Ba
  • Mar 6, 2014
My BKK 2011-2012

I have been staying for few days at the FX Makkasan. Overall, The stay was really nice and so are... See full review

  • Shawn Liv
  • Jan 8, 2012
Hotel Link Makkasan (former FX Hotel Makkasan), Bangkok is a well-appointed hotel fulfilling the needs of the busy executives and all travelers by providing daily essentials efficiently. Set in the heart of Makkasan area, the hotel is connected to all the city hotspots with MRT Phetchaburi station just a few minutes away from the hotel, making the hotel easily accessible to and from any area of Bangkok. Travelers can also enjoy a 3-minute stroll to the Makkasan Airport Rail Link terminal which connects to Suvarnabhumi Airport for a check-in counter service that provides convenience of transferring baggage to various airlines and only a 15-minute train ride to the airport. The hotel showcases 78 rooms with contemporary designs featuring a range of modern amenities offering comfort and convenience for both business and leisure travelers.LOCATION & ATTRACTIONS:Bangkok is one of Asias most cosmopolitan cities also known as the Venice of the East. Bangkok is Thailands spiritual cultural, political, commercial, educational and diplomatic center featuring classical dance extravaganzas and a numerous variety of shopping centers. Major tourist attractions include glittering Buddhist temples, palaces and the timeless Chao Phraya River. Grand Palace and Emerald Buddha Temple (Wat Phra Kaew)The Grand Palace was built by King Rama I. At the center is Emerald Buddha Temple(Wat Phra Kaew), the most sacred site to Thai locals. It is a treasure house of Thai arts and houses the Emerald Buddha. Visiting these two significantly cultural and historical sites will put you right in the heart of the Old City of Bangkok.Open Daily: 08.30 am 03.30 pm .Jim Thompson Museum: The collection of Thai-style houses belong to Jim Thompson the man who helped restore the Thai silk industry after World War II, Today it is preserved as a museum and contains a priceless collection of Asian objects dart. Other amenity includes reception.

Hotel Map

13.7492 100.5628
Area served
Bangkok
Nearby airports
Suvarnabhumi Airport.
Area description
Hotel Link Makkasan (former FX Hotel Makkasan) is located in Makkasan area and is surrounded by areas such as Asoke, Rama 9, and Ratchadapisek. Getting there from Petchaburi MRT station, use exit number 3. When getting out of Petchaburi MRT station, turn right and walk straight until you see the intersection. Turn right and walk into Petchaburi Road, walk straight pass The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint and you will see the ADDRESS ASOKE Condominium on your right hand side. Walk straight further down the road, FX Hotel Makkasan can be seen on your right hand before reaching Don Bosco Technical School

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Hotel Link Makkasan (former FX Hotel Makkasan) Rooms

Superior Room
Superior Room offers 1 queen bed with air conditioning, cable / satellite TV, hairdryer, internet access ( at charge ), laundry service, mini refrigerator, safe in room, telephone and shower amenities.
Offers family oriented rooms that sleep 3 adults comfortably. With a size of 24 sqm, guests can enjoy a spacious area equipped with a range of conveniences. All rooms come with 32 LCD television, work desk and refrigerator.
Standard Room
Standard Room offers 1 king or 2 twin beds with air conditioning, cable / satellite TV, hairdryer, internet access ( at charge ), laundry service, mini refrigerator, safe in room, telephone and shower amenities.
Floor to Ceiling windows allows plenty of natural daylight into the Standard rooms. With a generous area of 21 sqm, guests can unwind comfortably in absolute privacy while taking full advantage of all amenities provided for total rest and relaxation.

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Free parking
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Elevators
Dining
Restaurant
Services
Laundry service
In-Room Safe
Tour desk
Internet
WiFi
Parking
Free parking

Nearby points of interest

  • Q Bar Club: 0.6 mi
  • Soi Cowboy: 0.8 mi
  • Emporium: 1.4 mi
  • Thailand Cultural Centre: 1.4 mi
  • Erawan Shrine: 1.5 mi
  • Platinum Mall: 1.6 mi
  • Ratchadamri: 1.6 mi
  • Panthip Plaza: 1.7 mi
  • Phayathai: 1.8 mi
  • Siam Ocean World: 1.9 mi
  • Siam Paragon: 1.9 mi
  • Suan Lum Night Bazaar: 2 mi
  • Lumpini: 2 mi
  • Ratchathewi: 2 mi
  • Ban Chang Thai: 2.2 mi
  • Q Bar Club: 0.6 mi
  • Soi Cowboy: 0.8 mi
  • Emporium: 1.4 mi
  • Thailand Cultural Centre: 1.4 mi
  • Erawan Shrine: 1.5 mi
  • Platinum Mall: 1.6 mi
  • Ratchadamri: 1.6 mi
  • Panthip Plaza: 1.7 mi
  • Phayathai: 1.8 mi
  • Siam Ocean World: 1.9 mi
  • Siam Paragon: 1.9 mi
  • Suan Lum Night Bazaar: 2 mi
  • Lumpini: 2 mi
  • Ratchathewi: 2 mi
  • Ban Chang Thai: 2.2 mi
  • Science Museum: 2.3 mi
  • Jim Thompson House: 2.3 mi
  • Museum of Imaging Technology: 2.4 mi
  • Patpong: 2.5 mi
  • Din Daeng: 2.8 mi
  • Phetchaburi: 2.8 mi
  • Central World: 2.9 mi
  • Snake Farm: 3.1 mi
  • Hua Lamphong: 3.2 mi
  • Philatelic Museum: 3.2 mi
  • Hall of Railway Heritage: 3.3 mi
  • Wat Traimit: 3.4 mi
  • Dusit Zoo: 3.5 mi
  • Bed Supper Club: 3.6 mi
  • Chatuchak Weekend Market: 3.7 mi
  • The Golden Mount: 3.7 mi
  • Bangkok Chinatown: 3.7 mi
  • Vimanmek Palace: 3.8 mi
  • Rajadamnern: 3.8 mi
  • Wat Ratchanatdaram: 3.9 mi
  • Democracy Monument: 4.1 mi
  • Wat Suthat Thepwararam: 4.1 mi
  • Wat Intharawihan: 4.2 mi
  • Chalermkrung Royal Theatre: 4.2 mi
  • Wat Bowon Niwet: 4.3 mi
  • Princess Mother Memorial Park: 4.3 mi
  • Phra Nakhon: 4.3 mi
  • Wat Ratchabophit: 4.4 mi
  • Khaosan: 4.5 mi
  • Pak Khlong Talat: 4.5 mi

Dining

Restaurant
Chokdee Dimsom where an all day menu, Thai and International dishes, are served from breakfast to dinner. Fresh ingredients, lively surroundings and exceptional services are combined to create the right mix of a truly pampering dining experience.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1400
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (5)

Ratings and reviews for Hotel Link Makkasan (former FX Hotel Makkasan)

Overall score

3.8 / 5
5.01.0
5 out of 5
Amenities:
3.4
Room cleanliness:
3.6
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3.6
Location:
4
Value:
3.8

100% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Hotel Link Makkasan (former FX Hotel Makkasan)

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Farang Ba
Shanghai, China
Mar 6, 2014

Solid overall

The staff was friendly and the room was decent. The free internet in the lobby was neat too. Near a 7-11 and the Petchaburi MRT station. Overall a good hotel!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
michiruwater
Chongqing, China
Feb 7, 2013

Very easy to get to most places from here

The best part of this hotel was its prime location by the subway, and that it's only a 15-20 minute walk to Suhkumvit if you'd like to walk. That alone made it absolutely worth it. The amenities were a little scarce - they didn't even provide a washcloth! - but overall, definitely bang for your buck. The little dimsum restaurant it is attached to was lovely.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
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Review of Hotel Link Makkasan (former FX Hotel Makkasan)

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
clintonuws
New York, NY
Jan 16, 2012

Good inexpensive choice for young travellers

I chose this hotel as it was close to the Makkasan Skytrain stop. Walked from the station to the hotel. Walk was a little rough (narrow sidewalks, lots of pedestrians, construction to highrise close to hotel. Hotel was nice but basic. We were only there for 1 night and were given room 607 which has one window totally covered by something (assumingly because of nearby construction??). Room on street might have been loud but would have had a nice view. Floors are painted concrete. Bathroom had ??sulfur/musty smell. But for $28... I'm not complaining. It was clean. Seemed to be popular with young travellers. Took a taxi back to Skytrain for about 50 Bhat (<$2 US). For an cheap overnight, I think this is fine.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
4
Time-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

To walk from Skytrain Makkasan staton. Exit station an walk towards main street (traffic from the taxi area only lead out towards main street). At street, make right and walk past subway stop to major street. Turn right and walk <0.5 mile to front door. Entrance is directly on main street. Easy walk.... but not so easy with luggage... Take a taxi.. they're inexpensive... Skytrain costs ~90Bhat for express (15 min no stops) or ~35Bhat for local "city line" which has 5 stops before airport. Express is a nicer train.

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Review of Hotel Link Makkasan (former FX Hotel Makkasan)

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Shawn Liv
Singapore
Jan 15, 2012

My Bangkok Trip 2012

I've been staying for few days in FX Hotel Makkasan Bangkok.I was almost sorry to leave as the stay was really nice and so are the staffs like Ornicha and Atit. Upon arriving I found myself in a valley of smiles from the very first person I met Ornicha. Within few minutes, she managed to check-in for me. Entering the room, it was simple and clean as well as the bathroom. However, there was only one mirror in the room, which was inside the bathroom. Personally, location advantage is my main consideration of hotel selection. In brief, About 3 minute walk to BTS, 7 minute walk to Airport Rail link and 5 minute to 7-11. To sum up, it is well located and worth what I paid.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
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Review of Hotel Link Makkasan (former FX Hotel Makkasan)

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Shawn Liv
Singapore
Jan 8, 2012

My BKK 2011-2012

I have been staying for few days at the FX Makkasan. Overall, The stay was really nice and so are the staff. Upon arriving I found myself in a valley of smiles from the very first person I met Orn. Within 5 minutes, I was managed to get the room card. The room and bathroom was very clean and nice. However, there is only one mirror and only available inside the bathroom. The most important element for me is location advantages. Base on my walking speed, 5 minutes to 7-11, 8 minutes to Airport Link Train stations and 3 minutes to BTS. To sum up, worth the price I pay.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
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