The neighbourhood known as Nana can be found in lower Sukhumvit, roughly in the heart of Bangkok. This vibrant district is home to one of Bangkok’s most notorious red light districts, while just a few streets away is an upmarket street lined with international restaurants, nightclubs, bars and hotels. This varied atmosphere attracts expats from all over the world and there are plenty of luxurious condos for rent in Nana.
Sukhumvit Soi 13 is home to a good range of condos for rent in Nana such as Sukhumvit Suite. Despite its prominent location, this building offers some of the cheapest condos for rent in central Bangkok. Just across Sukhumvit Road on Soi 6 are some luxurious condos for rent in Nana such as Saranjai Mansion, where residents are treated to spacious private balconies and shared facilities like outdoor swimming pools.
Sukhumvit Soi 4 is one of Nana’s most famous entertainment zones and the whole street is lined with neon lit go-go bars as well as international restaurants, hotels and cafes. This street is also home to Nana Plaza, which features more than a dozen bars where lovely ladies perform risqué shows each and every night.
In stark contrast to this scene is Sukhumvit Soi 11, which is just a short walk away. This long street features some of Bangkok’s best international restaurants as well as bars and clubs where expats, young Thai people and tourists in the know come out to play. Visitors to Sukhumvit Soi 11 can also indulge in street food and grab a beer or a cheap cocktail from one of the van bars that park at the side of the street.
Food lovers will really be in their element in Nana. The area boasts an impressive selection of international restaurants where cuisines from Germany, Mexico, Italy, Japan, Arabia and many more nations are represented. Hotels such as JW Marriot hotel and the Landmark hotel also offer international buffers where diners can sample some of the best food from all around the world in one place.
Benjasiri Park can be found on the edge of the Nana neighbourhood and provides a tranquil place to retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city. This is a good place to unwind for a while or work up a sweat by joining the other joggers as they run circuits around the park in the mornings and early evenings.
Emporium Shopping Centre is situated next to Benjasiri Park and features high end shops and boutiques. Almost opposite this luxury shopping centre in Terminal 21, which features seven floors of shops and boutiques that are created to follow vibrant international themes.
Nana BTS station offers quick and easy access to the rest of the city, while the Asoke MRT and BTS station can also be reached in a few minutes on foot, providing an underground link to various parts of Bangkok. Both of these stations feature several exits that allow passengers to reach all areas of Nana in an instant.