Ratchada and Ladphrao Real Estate

Real Estate Area Guide Ratchada ลาดพร้าว, Bangkok

Ratchada  ลาดพร้าว properties are comprised of lands, houses, condominiums, and townhouses/townhomes for sale and rent from inside a luxury village to detached houses for renovation close to BTS and MRT stations and community malls.

Ratchada & Lat Phrao area information

Ratchada – ลาดพร้าว area share parts of districts such as Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว), Bueng Kum, Bang Kapi, Wang Thonglang, Huai Kwang and Chatuchak.  As the city center is growing, an expansion of commercial and dense residential is inevitably coming to this area starting from Rama9-Ratchada to Ratchada – Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว) junction following the subway line to the Chatuchak station.  From Rama9-Ratchada junction to Ratchada – Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว) is well known for various entertainments listed from daytime shopping malls to nighttime clubs and Thai massage accompanied with affordable hotels.  Ratchada-Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว) is full of cultural diversity where Huai Kwang currently symbolized a small Chinatown as well as Korean, Japanese, and other nationalities residing along Ratchada road.  Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว) seems to be more local and calm yet Ratchada and Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว) are like brother and sister because many streets are interconnected.  Ratchada – Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว) is developing to be one of the next highlights of new Bangkok in the coming AEC era.

Real Estate in Ratchada – ลาดพร้าว Area

It is certain that most people would look for properties along MRT subway line from Rama 9 to Chatuchak.  Properties, such as condo and house, along MRT line have inevitably been on a higher demand than the outer ones.  Investors prefer to buy condo near subway and sky train for speculation and for rent and, without a doubt, this type of property is easier to sell or rent out.  The price of properties also varies according to the demand in a specific area, such as the land price beside the main road and especially BTS/MRT station is extremely high for building a house.  There are markets for new and second-hand houses in Ratchada – Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว) with mid-ranged price comparing to other areas in Bangkok for client’s selection.  

  More real estate information:

·       Average price per SQM – Condominium average price per square meters is 80,000-100,000 baht.
·       Preferred floor – Depend on buyers
·       Main reason to move to this area – The future new CBD of Bangkok second to Silom-Sathorn.
·       Time to get to the airport – Without traffic jam, you can get to the airport within 30 minutes by taking Rama 9 road straight.
·       Average yield – In the past year, Ratchada-
ลาดพร้าว land price increased more than 20% while condominium price
increased more than 10%
·       Property Type – Land, House, Townhouse / townhome, condominium
·       Transportation Available – Buses, BTS/MRT train, taxi, tuk tuk, shuttle boat, shuttle motorbik

Living in Ratchada – ลาดพร้าว

Population in ลาดพร้าว district alone is calculated to be around 120,000, thus Ratchada – ลาดพร้าว area would definitely exceed 120,000.  Ratchada – ลาดพร้าว is one of the best shopping paradises leading by Chatuchak weekend market to big shopping malls like Central Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว) and other community malls like Crystal Park.  Not only shopping for clothes but also for food is easy and convenient as there are many supermarket such as Tops, Foodland, and Golden Place.  There are also some International schools in this area, such as St John’s International school, KIS International school (Voted number 6 in http://www.thetoptens.com/international-schools-thailand/), and St. Stephen’s 

International school Education 

St.Stephen’s International School  St. Stephen’s Camp Division
Bangkok Campus 998 Viphavadi Rangist Rd. Ladyao, Chatuchak, Bangkok  Stephen International School 

KIS International School
Kesinee Ville Estate 999/124 Pracha-Utit RoadInternational school in the Lad-prhao area

Saint John’s International School
1110/8 Viphavadi-Rangsit Road Latyao, Jatujak Bangkok
Saint Johns International school

Singapore International School of Bangkok pracha-uthit campus 498/11 Soi Ramkhamhaeng 39 (Tepleela 1)Wangthonglang, Wangthonglang, Singapore International School 

Institute of International Studies (IIS-RU), Ramkhamhaeng University, Huamark, Bangkapi, Bangkok http://iis.ru.ac.th/index.htm 

Assumption University ABAC 592/3 Ramkhamhaeng 24, Hua Mak Bangkapi Bangkok 10240 Thailand  ABAC university


Dining in Ratchada – ลาดพร้าว

There are uncountable International restaurants in this part of the city and you can find something new every week or almost every other day.  If we start at Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว) soi 1, there are side-street restaurants and food stalls as well as number of restaurants along Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว) road.  Chokchai 4 night market is another place to grasp quick dinner before home as well as long Chokchai 4 street.  If you want to spend sometimes in a nice shelters then Praditmanutam road will offer you many half-outdoor restaurants with great Thai food and probably live music.  Huai Kwang area is a place to be when you are long for Chinese food by Chinese chefs.  Here are some examples of the restaurants in this area,       


Waterside Resort Restaurant– This great atmosphere arises from sitting on a 

wooden seat over the big pond with variety of Thai menus and sushi bar. 

Address: Soi Pradit Manutham, Nawamin, Bueng Kum, Bangkok 10230 Hours: Open today · 5:30 pm – 1:00 am

Aob Aroi seafood town in town  – One of the most crowded grilled seafood restaurants in town.  If you like Thai seafood with spicy sauce, here is a place not to be missed especially with friendly price.  

Chan hom – Resided in Ramkhamhang 21, this original Southern Thai flavor attracts both Thai and foreigners to visit continuously everyday.  Many dishes are spicy but this is a trademark for Thai food.  Do not hesitate to visit if you want to try original Thai style.  

Winner Vietnamese restaurant – Do you think you have to be in Vietnam to have good Vietnamese food?  Winner restaurant represents a great Vietnamese dishes and flavor without knowing which is the original Vietnamese taste.   

Unique attraction in Ratchada – Lat Phrao 

Siam Niramit – Siam Niramit is a world-class performance of Thailand’s arts and cultural heritage.  This must-see spectacular show is performed on the gigantic stage listed in the Guinness World Records!  The show features over 100 performers, lavish costumes and stunning set designs.  Enhanced special effects and the world’s most advanced technology are used to produce a very realistic, stimulating and inspiring experience.

Bungsamran fishing Park – Not far from ลาดพร้าว, gigantic fishes with variety of species is waiting for fishermen in the 50 acres with the depth of 4.15 meters pond.  There is a resort inside so that you can eat, sleep, and fish.   

Lumpini Boxing Stadium – Thai boxing or Muay Thai is worldwide famous sport and should not be missed when you are in Bangkok.  The new Lumpini stadium has moved to Ramintra road which is two roads next from Lat Phrao(ลาดพร้าว).  Check the schedule before you plan to visit the ring.

Shopping in lat Phrao area

Central Lat Phrao Rama 9 Big mall with almost everything inside.   

Chatuchak weekend market – This is one of the world largest weekend markets where the shoppers will find it difficult to explore the whole area within a day.

Crystal Park – This is a lifestyle community mall that is easy to drop by to grasp some snacks or dine and do a little shopping.   

Fortune town – An IT mall similar to the famous Pantip Plaza which is the first IT mall in Thailand.  

 Transportation in Ratchada – Lat Phrao (ลาดพร้าว

Public transportation

Name of the MRT station

Chatuchak Park, Phahon Yothin, Ratchadaphisek, Sutthisan, Huai Kwang, Thailand Cultural Center, Phra Ram 9


Name of Airport link station – Makkasan

Name of BTS station – Chatuchak Park

Name of shuttle boat station – San Sab

Check out: http://www.transitbangkok.com


Religious and cultural Places 

Rama 9 temple

999 Soi 19 Rama9 road Bangkapi Huai Kwang Bangkok



Health Care and Hospital 

Bangkok Hospital, 2 Soi Soonvijai 7, New Petchburi Road, Huai Kwang Bangkok



Rama 9 Hospital

99 Soi Rama 9 hospital Bangkok



Lat Phrao(ลาดพร้าว) Hospital

2699 Lat Phrao(ลาดพร้าว) road Wangthonglang Bangkok



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Quick Links to Bangkok Information

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Where to shop and what to buy in Ratchada

URL: http://www.bangkok.com/ratchadapisek/shopping.htm

Amazing Thailand

URL: http://www.tourismthailand.org/Where-to-Go  

Bangkok Travel Guide

URL: http://www.fodors.com/world/asia/thailand/bangkok/ 

Trip advisor –  http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attractions-g293916-Activities-Bangkok.html

Bangkok Post –

URL: http://www.bangkokpost.com/thailandguide/pub-and-nightlife/search-district/lat+phrao/ 

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