All hotels around Sanam Luang and nearby areas are already fully booked for the royal cremation ceremony for His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej on 26th October 2017.
At the Royal Rattanakosin Hotel, the closest hotel to Sanam Luang, all 300 rooms have been reserved by mostly Thai people who wish for a convenient travel on the day of the royal cremation. In addition, all 48 rooms of Boonsiri Place Hotel, another hotel that is a few hundred meters from Sanam Luang, have been fully booked since last year. As for hotels on Khao San Road, such as Ban Chat Hotel and Khao San Palace, no vacant rooms are available this month. Many of the guests are Thais from different provinces who want to stay as close to Sanam Luang as possible.
Source: National News Bureau & Public Relations