Originally Posted by sabang
I'm not sure what Suk Soi this BTS station is close to, so can't help you on accomodation. But a hotel within ez walk of the skytrain or underground is the way to go- so the one you've identified seems fine.
or near a riverbus station; most of the best sites are on or near the river
bangkok is a really great city, never boring, sometimes uncomfortable
go to Chatuchak (JJ) market at the weekend, hot and fascinating, go early before 10am