Aug 8, 2022
The Commonplace, Bangkok Mahanakhon Formally Opens as World Group’s Asia Flagship
Taking over residence inside the enduring King Energy Mahanakhon, this city retreat gives world-class design, retail and cultural programming anchored by dynamic meals, drink, and after-dark choices
BANGKOK, July 31, 2022 /CNW/ — The Commonplace is delighted to announce the opening of The Commonplace, Bangkok Mahanakhon, its flagship in Asia and the newest addition to the King Energy Group portfolio. The resort will leverage the enduring constructing’s structure and vitality and can carry the model’s signature mixture of tradition, design, leisure and hospitality to the Thai capital. With 155 rooms and suites and a central location in downtown Bangkok, the property gives the proper getaway to Previous City, the place a wealth of cultural points of interest and a dynamic artwork scene await. To mirror the unmistakable vitality of the Thai capital, The Commonplace’s “something however customary” ethos is translated into thrilling facilities, one-of-a-kind culinary programming at six meals and beverage areas, and assembly venues that break the mildew.
Srettha Thavisin, Chairman of Commonplace Worldwide, revealed: “We’re extremely thrilled in regards to the launch of The Commonplace, Bangkok Mahanakhon in Thailand. This iconic flagship resort of The Commonplace represents a unprecedented phenomenon within the hospitality business not solely in Asia, however globally as nicely. We’re assured that The Commonplace, Bangkok Mahanakhon could have big success in delivering the last word resort expertise – in contrast to every other in Thailand.”
At one with town
To conceptualize the uber-social property, Spanish artist and designer Jaime Hayon and The Commonplace’s award-winning in-house design crew delved into the synergy between Bangkok’s melting pot of cultures and free-form inventive exploration. The ensuing areas are recent and intertwined with reinterpretations of cultural cues, comparable to Marco Brambilla’s video monument to Hollywood desires and excesses, within the foyer. Titled “Heaven’s Gate”, this provocative art work is the primary installment within the “Field” collection, an idea impressed by the model’s first property in Hollywood that showcased and ever-changing roster of artwork installations.
A feast for the senses
With six distinctive eating, ingesting and nightlife venues, The Commonplace, Bangkok Mahanakhon guarantees to shake issues up in Bangkok’s neighborhood on the up. The Commonplace Grill, a spirited American brasserie knowledgeable by the model’s celebrated unique at The Commonplace, Excessive Line in New York’s Meatpacking District, seamlessly transitions from energy breakfast to social hotspot at evening. On the menu are all-day classics comparable to The Commonplace BKK Wagyu Burger with foie gras in addition to beef tartare and complete carved ribs served table-side from custom-made wooden and marble trolleys.
Excessive up on the 76th ground, company can expertise one in every of Bangkok’s most anticipated restaurant unveilings of the yr – a collaboration with award-winning chef Francisco “Paco” Ruano. His Mexican-inspired restaurant Ojo attracts on Bangkok’s progressive outlook and the venue’s whimsical design, referencing Mexico’s historic civilizations to ship flavors by no means skilled in Thailand or the area, comparable to aguachile seasonal prawns and bone marrow tortillas, complemented by creative cocktails and a considerate wine checklist. Bringing collectively Chef Paco’s culinary prowess, panoramic views, inventive beverage program and genre-bending décor, Ojo will sit proudly beside The Commonplace’s legendary Growth Growth Room in New York Metropolis and London’s star attraction Decimo as one of many world’s greatest rooftop venues.
For 360-degree views from the 78th ground perch there’s Sky Seashore, Bangkok’s highest rooftop bar mixing blissed-out ambiance, downtempo beats, a hard-hitting cocktail choice from one in every of Thailand’s most celebrated mixologists and all-day freeze. Company may take pleasure in award-winning Chinese language delicacies at Mott 32 Bangkok’s open-air terrace dotted with lush greenery. The well-known apple wooden roasted Peking duck is to not be missed, as are expertly curated cocktails and genuine Cantonese, Beijing and Szechuan delicacies. At Tease, a strikingly graphic, black and white bijoux tea room, the room overflows with whimsy and marvel. Company can uncover alcohol-infused brews, tasty savory and candy treats comparable to Quail & Whiskey Celebration Pie, and Chocolate Praline, Blended Berry Milkshakes discovered nowhere else in Bangkokand a setting impressed by Vienna’s grand cafe. The elegant Fuerstenberg-porzellan Chinaware completes this particular expertise.
For consolation meals with a facet of The Commonplace’s cultural programming, company can go to The Parlor. The menu gives genuine Thai delicacies, all day breakfast and cocktails like Honey Lure and Be Wild, created by “Milk” Thanaworachayakit, the resort’s beverage supervisor,. Along with an eclectic playlist spotlighting native and world expertise, curated by The Commonplace’s music division, the resort’s relaxed social hub hosts talks and workshops, together with astrology periods, stay performances, and themed bingo nights impressed by the fabled bingo periods at The Commonplace, Excessive Line.
Public areas on the resort immerse company into the area people and introduce them to Bangkok’s vibrant inventive scene by means of the weather of positive artwork hidden in plain sight. A shocking and vibrant Marc Quinn“Flood Plain of the Tributaries of the Orinocco”, 2018, from King Energy’s non-public assortment, enhances the colour and persona at reception. Hidden in plain sight within the corridors resulting in the elevator and The Parlor is a wide ranging, unique, Joan Miro sculpture, entitled, “Personnage” (bronze sculpture at L4), 1976, additionally from the King Energy collections. Within the foyer they’re greeted by a portrait of a pair, caught in an embrace, embedded within the ground. Overhead, regionally handmade rattan lamps create an intricate cover, whereas positive objects within the store are the labor of affection of native artists in addition to The Commonplace and its collaborators. Chief Design Officer, Verena Haller and design crew, hand-picked artwork, antiques and curiosities, creating their model of a shoppable flee market, enhancing each the customized and regionally sourced furnishings, creating meticulously designed and extremely inviting areas company by no means need to depart.
The Commonplace, Bangkok Mahanakhon now introduces its opening provide “Chew into Bangkok“. Providing company staying between 29th July and 30th September 2022 the chance to expertise Bangkok’s most fun restaurant ideas, the package deal comes with as much as THB 5,000 resort and eating credit per day, relying on the room class.
For extra info on the resort, company can go to www.standardhotels.com/bangkok/properties/bangkokname 02 085 8888, e-mail [email protected] or add us through LINE OA @TheStandardBangkok.
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About The Commonplace, Bangkok Mahanakhon:
Created in partnership with King Energy Group and Commonplace Worldwide, The Commonplace, Bangkok Mahanakhon is The Commonplace’s Asia flagship and a world-class world vacation spot. Bangkok’s spirit of innovation and unconventionality made Bangkok the proper locale for The Commonplace, Bangkok Mahanakhon. Situated in one of the vital iconic buildings in Bangkok, the King Energy Mahanakhon, the 155-room resort is already a landmark. With rooms starting from 40 sq. m. to 144 sq. m. penthouse, a terrace pool, gymnasium and spa, assembly rooms and quite a lot of meals, drink and nightlife venues, the resort is a match for any traveler, at any time of day or evening. There’s Parlor, the hub of the resort for check-in and out, cocktails, work or lounging, the eclectic and surprising Tea RoomAmerican steakhouse classics at The Commonplace Grill, and award-winning Chinese language delicacies by Mott 32, and two sky-high eating expertise from Ojo a Mexican-inspired restaurant directed by one of many best cooks in Mexico to Sky Seashore the very best alfresco rooftop bar in Bangkok.
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