ALTERNATIVE STATE QUARANTINE PACKAGES
Enjoy unrivalled privacy and world-class healthcare on your arrival in Thailand with our luxurious 7-, 10, 14-day quarantine packages. Touch down to safety and tranquillity in the heart of Bangkok with spacious, comfortable accommodation, fully sanitised airport transfer, full-board dining, health screening and more.
All our Alternative State Quarantine packages have been developed in partnership with Bangpakok 9 International Hospital, transforming every quarantine stay into a luxurious wellness experience. Whether you are a Thai citizen, an international traveller, or an expatriate returning to your family, our all-inclusive, government-approved packages ensure a safe and comfortable stay.
Our rooms and suites are luxurious havens of comfort for quarantine stays. Choose from a range of accommodation options, from spacious rooms offering stunning city views to expansive suites opening directly onto our verdant gardens. All rooms include a host of entertainment options, work desk and complimentary WiFi, so you can stay connected throughout your stay.
DEDICATED SERVICES BY ANANTARA SIAM BANGKOK HOTEL
• Luxury accommodation
• Full-board meals – breakfast, lunch and dinner
• Complimentary high-speed internet access
• 64 international / local news, music and entertainment TV channels
• Designated area for periodic screening tests
• 24-hour nurse on duty to administer twice-daily temperature checks and conduct health evaluation
• Booking payment can be made up to 48 hours prior to arrival date
Book now and pay later with our 0% interest installment plan. No additional fees apply to 6-month installment plans.
DEDICATED SERVICES BY BANGPAKOK 9 INTERNATIONAL HOSPITAL
• COVID-19 screening tests conducted on-property (1 time for 7-day package, 2 times for 10-day package and 3 times for 14-day package)
• Certified medical staff on site for any health-related needs whilst under quarantine
• Admittance to hospital if tested positive for COVID-19
• Issuance of regular official reports on the status of each patient under observation
• Official COVID-19-free certificate upon completion of quarantine
• Ambulance service on demand
• Transfer service from IATA-designated airports (BKK or DMK) to the hotel
• Digital thermometer and telemedicine services included
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel an Alternative State Quarantine (ASQ) hotel?
Yes, Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel is a certified Alternative State Quarantine (ASQ) facility as certified by Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health and Ministry of Defence.
Which countries are considered low-risk and are eligible for 10-day quarantine?
All countries that do not appear on the high-risk countries list are considered low-risk.
Which high-risk countries still require 14-day quarantine?
The high-risk countries are South Africa, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Botswana, Zambia, Kenya, Rwanda, Cameroon, Congo, Ghana and Tanzania. Please note that this list is subject to change at short notice.
What vaccines are approved by the Thai government for 7-day quarantine?
The Thai government has approved 7-day quarantine or all travellers who have been fully inoculated with vaccines from the following providers: Sinovac, AstraZeneca/Oxford, SK BIOSCIENCE AstraZeneca/Oxford, Pfizer/BioNTech, Covishield (Serum Institute of India), Janssen Pharmaceutical – Johnson & Johnson, Moderna, and Sinopharm. Please note that this list is subject to change at short notice.
Is proof of vaccination required?
Yes, you must present a vaccine certificate (original or printed copy) at the port of arrival. The certificate must show that you have been fully vaccinated for at least 14 days before your date of arrival.
Why do ASQ guests have to stay in the hotel for one night longer than the designated quarantine period in some cases?
Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health requires ASQ/ALQ guests to quarantine according to the arrival time of the flights into Thailand.If the flight arrives from 12.01 am – 6.00 pm this will be counted as Day 1 of the quarantine.
If the flight arrives from 6.01 pm – 12.00 midnight this will be counted as Day 0 of the quarantine.
What is included in an ASQ package?
Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel offers an all-encompassing accommodation packages in partnership with Bangpakok 9 International Hospital for 7-, 10- and 14-day quarantine stays. The packages include accommodation in a selected room or suite type; daily full board meals ordered from an a la carte menu served in the guest’s room; high speed internet; and 64 international and local television channels. Dedicated inclusive services by Bangpakok 9 International Hospital include airport transfers in a specially designed two-cabin vehicle with separate air-conditioning systems for the guest and driver; COVID-19 screening tests depending on the package, conducted on property; around-the-clock on-site certified medical staff for any health-related needs; digital thermometer and telemedicine services; an on-demand ambulance service; hospitalisation in case of a positive COVID-19 test result; and the issuance of health reports and a COVID-19-free health certificate at the end of the guest’s quarantine period.
Is the hotel limited to ASQ guests only, or can anyone stay at or visit the hotel’s facilities?
The hotel is open to the public and all facilities and services are operational in accordance with the compulsory protocols and health and safety measures relating to physical distancing as set out by the COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA). Under ASQ certification, ASQ guests are confined exclusively to their rooms in dedicated and isolated areas and have no access to the hotel’s public facilities and public areas.
How do ASQ guests travel from the airport to the hotel?
The hotel’s ASQ packages include transfer service from IATA-designated airports (BKK or DMK) to the hotel by Bangpakok 9 International Hospital in a specially designed two-cabin vehicle with separate air-conditioning systems for the guest and driver.
Are ASQ guests tested for COVID-19 at the hotel?
Yes. Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel works in partnership with Bangpakok 9 International Hospital to look after the health and safety of ASQ guests at the hotel. ASQ guests undergo 1 – 3 COVID-19 screening tests during their stay, depending on the package. ASQ guests undergo a twice-daily compulsory temperature check.
What happens if an ASQ guest tests positive for COVID-19 at the hotel?
The guest will be transferred and admitted to Bangpakok 9 International Hospital by certified medical staff in line with the Centre for the COVID-19 Situation Administration’s (CCSA) protocols.
Are ASQ guests allowed to leave their rooms?
No, except under the following circumstances:
- Negative COVID-19 test result after 7 days – Under the Centre for the COVID-19 Situation Administration’s (CCSA) protocols guests in the dedicated and isolated quarantine facility are confined exclusively to their rooms, but may leave their room for 45 minutes per day to get some fresh air in an isolated area after they have tested negative for COVID-19
- Housekeeping service – Housekeeping service will only apply to the 10-day package. The room is cleaned twice during guests’ stay once they have received negative result from the first swab test.
- Smoking – ASQ guests can smoke outside in front of their room door when not staying in a smoking room.
Are ASQ guests allowed to visit each other in their rooms after 3 days in quarantine?
No. ASQ guests can socialise for 45 minutes per day in the dedicated isolated area in accordance with the compulsory protocols and health and safety measures relating to physical distancing as set out by the COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA).
Are ASQ guests allowed to use the hotel’s swimming pool?
No, under ASQ certification guests in quarantine are not allowed to enter the swimming pool for recreational use or exercising.
Are ASQ guests allowed to use the hotel’s gym?
Yes. The gym can be used depending on the package. Those on the 7-day package can use the gym after their first test. Those staying on the 10-day package can use the gym after a second negative test. Those on the 14-day package cannot use the gym. Selected gym and exercise equipment is available to rent, subject to availability – please contact the hotel for details or to reserve specific equipment.
Are ASQ guests allowed to receive visitors from outside the hotel?
Can families share a hotel room?
Yes, subject to the maximum occupants allowed per selected room or suite type. A copy of the parents’ marriage certificate must be submitted when making the Alternative State Quarantine hotel reservation.
What happens if someone in my hotel room tests positive for COVID-19?
If a spouse or a family member tests positive for COVID-19, all remaining guests in the room must restart their quarantine from day one. After being separated from the detected case, the remaining guests will undergo COVID-19 tests two times during their restarted quarantine. The hotel will begin a new package (price depending on selected room type) for 14 nights, including hospital fees.
Do infants stay for free?
No. A supplement for infants up to the age of 3 years applies. This includes COVID-19 screening tests, a twice-daily compulsory temperature check, healthcare services by Bangpakok 9 International Hospital and full board meals.
Does the hotel supply baby food, diapers and other amenities for infants?
Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel supplies basic children’s’ amenities in rooms. For infants, parents are required to bring items such as baby food and diapers along. Cold storage facilities for baby food are available upon request. Deliveries from online shopping are allowed (please see conditions relating to deliveries to hotel rooms).
Are kids’ menus available for meals?
Are pets allowed in hotel rooms?
Can ASQ guests receive deliveries?
Yes, under the following conditions:
- The guest must inform the hotel of the delivery in advance, including date of delivery and estimated time of arrival.
- Upon delivery, the hotel is required to open and inspect the contents, then reseal the package in the presence of the delivery person, before delivering it to the guest’s room.
- For deliveries of prescription medicines, guests must provide a prescription.
- Items prohibited for delivery include food and beverage, alcohol, narcotics, weapons and ammunition.
Do I need to pay for my ASQ stay in advance?
Yes, 50% deposit is required for your stay. The remaining balance can be paid on arrival. Thai nationals and expatriates holding a credit card issued by a Thai bank can opt to make the payment in instalments – please contact the hotel for details.
Can I cancel or change an ASQ reservation?
In case of a room cancellation or no show, the advance payment is non-refundable. If the cancellation is due to one or more of the following factors a refund may be considered if documents with evidence are submitted at least 48 hours prior to arrival:
- Flight cancellation
- Denial of Certificate of Entry
- Positive COVID-19 test result
In case of a change of stay dates, the hotel must be notified in writing 48 hours in advance of the original arrival date and the rebooking is subject to room availability on the new requested dates.
What happens if ASQ stays are no longer required on the date I am due to arrive in Thailand?
If ASQ stays are no longer required by the Thai government on the date you are due to arrive in the country, you will be entitled to cancel and receive a full or partial refund on your advance payment. If the final required date for ASQ stays falls during your stay, you will receive a full or partial refund for all unused nights. However, if you are paying for your ASQ stay using our installment programme, you will not be entitled to a full or partial refund for the unused nights.
Can ASQ guests extend their stay at the hotel after the completion of the compulsory quarantine period?
Yes. Non-ASQ guests are accommodated in rooms and suites outside the hotel’s dedicated and isolated ASQ facility.
Can regular guests come into contact with ASQ guests?
No. ASQ guests stay alone in quarantine at the hotel’s dedicated and isolated ASQ facility and do not encounter other regular guests or ASQ guests during their stay. ASQ guests arrive at the hotel directly from the airport in a specially designed vehicle upon entering Thailand and enter the hotel via dedicated and isolated back-of-house areas and service elevators, directly to their allocated rooms. Guests in quarantine receive all their meals in their room and may leave their room for 45 minutes per day to get some fresh air in an isolated area away from regular guests or visitors to the hotel, but only after they have tested negative for COVID-19 during the 1st screening on the 3rd day after arriving in Thailand.
Do the same service staff tend to regular guests and ASQ guests?
No. A dedicated service team tends to the needs of ASQ guests only, including housekeeping and in-room dining. The dedicated service team wear personal protective equipment (PPE) whenever they enter the dedicated and isolated ASQ facility, and properly discard thereof when exiting said area in line with the Centre for the COVID-19 Situation Administration’s (CCSA) protocols. In the case of the servicing of ASQ guest rooms that takes place every 2nd day during an ASQ guest’s stay, the quarantined guest is required to remain outside the room while the housekeeper services the room. In the case of in-room dining sealed meal trays are placed on a table outside the guest room door and empty trays are left on the outside table by the guest after a meal.
Do ASQ guests, regular guests and visitors to the hotel’s restaurants and bars use the same cutlery, crockery and glassware?
No, ASQ guests use separate dedicated cutlery, crockery and glassware that are washed separately in dedicated industrial dishwashers. In addition to closely following the strictest hygiene and sanitation procedures and government requirements, Anantara properties have implemented a Stay with Peace of Mind programme that promotes heightened sanitisation and hygiene measures, with a dedicated Guest Guardian responsible for internal audits based on a series of rigid brand guidelines.
Can the COVID-19 virus travel from one guest room to another through the hotel’s air-conditioning system?
No. Under ASQ certification all guest rooms at Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel have standalone air-conditioning units. Each room’s air-conditioning unit and filters are properly sanitised after the guest checks out.
Does Anantara have a preferred COVID-19 health insurance provider?Yes, we recommend AXA Thailand’s Sawadee Thailand: Inbound Travel Insurance package, which meets all criteria for ASQ and ALSQ stays at our properties.
- The rate is inclusive 10% service charge and 7% applicable government tax.
- The rate quoted is per package (subject to availability).
- The above benefits may not be used in conjunction with any other discount or exchanged for any other service or cash.
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