14 hotels in Khao San road Buddy Lodge, Khaosan Park Resort, Baan Chart, Boutique Inn, Hotel De Moc, D&D Inn, Dang Derm in the Parc, Pannee Lodge, Khaosan Palace and Rambuttri House are offering discounts for mourners coming to pay respects to The Late King.
A lot of mourners are expected to arrive Bangkok to pay respect during the long weekend on Chulalongkorn Memorial day from Oct 21 – Oct 24.
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration is giving free accommodation to people travelling from other provinces to pay respect. The locations are Bangkok Youth Centre in Din Daeng and Baan Imjai shelter near Mansri intersection which is not near from the palace, hence the hotels in Khaosan road are offering huge discounts to support Thais.
Hotel De Moc will also provide shuttle service to Sanam Luang (Grand Palace) three times a day. Accoridng to Bangkok Post Hotel De Moc was the first hotel to offer discount to 20 of its room out of 92 until the end of November. Khaosan Park Resort is offering 60% discount to its 47 rooms.