The Urban Age

130/6 Silom soi 8, Silom Rd., Bangkok, Thailand, Distance from city centre: 5.9km
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Rating: 78%from 5 reviews

  • 72%Atmosphere
  • 92%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 72%Cleanliness
  • 88%Location
  • 84%Value for money
  • 64%Facilities
The Urban Age is a contemporary hostel at the heart of modern Bangkok, offering simple but comfortable accommodation. Our property boasts a stylish minimalist oriental design, and has air-conditioned private and dormitory rooms available.

Enjoying a prime location just off Silom Road, The Urban Age is surrounded by a multicultural mix of shops, restaurants, bars and clubs. Lumphini night market and Patpong market are both close by, and the hostel is well located for the Skytrain, MRT subway and buses. Local and international banks, bureaus de change, embassies, airline offices and hospitals are also situated conveniently nearby.

We offer free bed linen and towels, free coffee, tea or cocoa and free WiFi internet access. We have a book exchange and luggage storage is available for a small charge.

Hostel policies:
- Age restriction: 50 years and under (our dormitory is located on the 6th floor and we do not have an elevator)
- Payment must be made in cash (local currency only); we do not accept credit cards

- Toilet/bathrooms are shared facilities.
- No lift/no elevator
- Not every room has window
- Dorm room is on 6th floor.
- Smoking in not allowed in the hostel.
- No outside visitor allowed in the guest room.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book exchange
  • Ceiling fan
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

However, there are a few limitations:
- Not every rooms has windows (rooms with a window are subject to availability)
- Room/bed cleaning will be done after each guest check out. If you would like your room/bed to be cleaned during your stay, pls contact our reception.
- This is a smoke-free hostel. Smoking outdoors only.
- This is a six floor hostel but there is no elevator. (Dorm room is on 6th floor)
- Credit card are not accepted (Thai Baht only)
- No outside visitors allowed in the guest rooms upstairs.
- Please note that we always try our best to make your stay pleasant.

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The Urban Age Hostel offers privacy and warm , and we are just opposite the headquarters of Bangkok Bank and next to Bangkok Christian Hospital.hospitality, and is located on Silom Soi 8 which is surrounded by restaurants, shops, international banks, public transportation and nightlife. Soi means small street in Thai In case your computer can read Thai, please print this out so that you can show it to taxi driver.
อยู่ที่สีลมซอย 8 (สีลมซอย 8 จะเป็นซอยที่อยู่ตรงข้ามซอยพิพัตน์และธนาคารกรุงเทพ สำนักงานใหญ่) ขับเข้ามาในซอย8ประมาณ 20 เมตรจะเจอเกสเฮาส์ชื่อ เออเบินเอจอยู่ทางขวามือเป็นตึกแถว 1 คูหาสีเขียว

From the airport:
From Suvarnabhumi airport. There are two options.

1. The cheapest and quickest way to get to Silom Soi 8 is by taking the Airport Rail Link train + skytrain. Operating time 0600 AM-2400 (mindnight). From the airport, look for the sign 'Train to city line' (take the 'blue' color train). Then get off at Phyathai station (duration 40 mins, cost THB 45/person/way). Next, walk to Phyathai Skytrain station--different train (walk around 2 mins) and get on the skyttrain from Phyathai in order to get off at Saladaeng station (duration 10 mins, cost THB 25/person/way) Once you get off the Skytrain, look for exit number 1. This exit will lead you to Silom road. Walk further pass Bangkok Christian Hospital and further on to Silom Soi 8. (walking distance 5 mins) There is Bank of Ayudhya(yellow bank) in front of Soi 8. When you arrive Silom Soi 8, walk into the Soi (small alley) for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right, we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

2. Taxi service 24 hours from the airport. Taxis are available on the second floor of the terminal as you exit the airport. Please ask the driver to turn ON the meter and come to Silom Soi 8. The cost should be around THB 250-300, and there is an express way fee of approximately THB 70 and a taxi registration fee of THB 50. If you are late arriving, the taxi driver may refuse to turn on the meter and ask for THB 400-500. An airport limousine is likely to cost around THB 800-900. Ask the driver to drop you off in front of Silom Soi 8. There is Bank of Ayudhya(yellow bank) in front of Soi 8. Then, walk into Soi 8 for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right and we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

From the sky train(BTS), get off at Saladaeng station. Once you get off the Skytrain, look for exit number 1. This exit will lead you to Silom road. Walk further pass Bangkok Christian Hospital and further on to Silom Soi 8. (walking distance 5 mins). When you arrive Silom Soi 8(there is Bank of Ayudhya/yellow bank in front), walk into the Soi (small alley) for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right, we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

From the underground/subway (MRT), get off at Silom station, silom exit (exit number 2). Walk past the Dusit Thani hotel and follow Silom road. Walk until you see MacDonald's at CP Tower, cross the street to the other side and walk a bit further to Bangkok Christian hospital. Walk pass the hospital and further to Silom Soi 8 on your right hand side. (Walking distance from the MRT is 10-15 minutes) When you arrive at Silom Soi 8 (there is Bank of Ayudhya/yellow bank in front), walk into the Soi (small alley) for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right, we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

From the Northern Bus Terminal (Mo Chit 2): Take bus no. 77 (THB 20/person/way) from the bus terminal and get off in front of Central Silom Complex Mall, or take either skytrain at Mochit station and get off at Saladaeng station. Once you get off the Skytrain, look for exit number 1. This exit will lead you to Silom road. Walk further pass Bangkok Christian Hospital and further on to Silom Soi 8. (walking distance 5 mins). When you arrive at Silom Soi 8, walk into the Soi (small alley) for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right, we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

From the Southern Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai): Take bus no. 507 (the bus cost around THB 20/person/way. Taxi meter should cost around THB 150-200/way). If you take the bus, get off at the Red Cross Society. Then walk forward until the big intersection (the second one) and turn right into Silom road. Walk along Silom road, passing many shops and Bangkok Christian hospital until you reach Silom Soi 8 (walking distance 10 mins) When you arrive at Silom Soi 8, walk into the Soi (small alley) for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right, we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

From the Eastern Bus Terminal (Ekamai): Simply take the Skytrain and get off at Saladaeng station. Once you get off the Skytrain, look for exit number 1. This exit will lead you to Silom road. Walk further pass Bangkok Christian Hospital and further on to Silom Soi 8. (walking distance 5 mins). When you arrive at Silom Soi 8, walk into the Soi (small alley) for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right, we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

From the Hua Lump Pong Train Station: Take the underground train. Get off at Silom station, Silom exit (exit number 2). Walk past the Dusit Thani hotel and follow Silom road. Walk until you see MacDonald's at CP Tower, cross the street to the other side and walk a bit further to Bangkok Christian hospital. Walk pass the hospital and further to Silom Soi 8 on your right hand side. (Walking distance from the MRT is 10-15 minutes) When you arrive at Silom Soi 8 (there is Bank of Ayudhya/yellow bank in front), walk into the Soi (small alley) for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right, we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

From Kao Sarn road: Take bus no. 15 on Radchadamnoen road and get off at Central Silom Complex Mall. Walk further 3 more mins and across the street, you will find Bangkok Christian Hospital. Walk pass the hospital and you will find Silom Soi 8 on your right. When you arrive at Silom Soi 8, walk into the Soi (small alley) for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right, we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

From any station or public transport, look for Silom Soi 8 (there is Bank of Ayudhya/yellow bank in front), which is just opposite of Bangkok Bank Headquarters and next to Bangkok Christian Hospital.

Located Near

This is the street that you can find everything here while you can be at ease at your own peace. Less than a minute walk you will spot:

Transportations hubs: skytrain, underground, city bus stops and ferries. All are walking distance and you can go anywhere in the city or outside Bangkok easily.

Shoppings:Local markets and many shopping malls nearby, wholesale areas for clothes, IT malls

Facilites: ATM, Banks, exchange currency, hospitals, embassies and spa/Thai massages shops

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