Overview of Khun by Yoo Thonglor
Khun by Yoo Thonglor is a collaborative work by the Yoo Group, stock exchange-listed developer Sansiri, and acclaimed designer Philippe Starck. Located in the heart of Thonglor, Bangkok’s trendiest district, Khun by Yoo is a luxury high-end residential condominium that highlights the high life in Bangkok.
Khun by Yoo is inspired by Thonglor’s industrial history. With an emphasis on exquisite architecture and design, the Yoo Group collaborated with world-famous designer Philippe Starck in its interiors, use of fittings and fixtures, as well as furniture.
The result is the aesthetic of “Industrial Heritage,” which features outstanding and opulent amenities and facilities that deliver an unmatched place to call home. The entire building features a copper core, which stands out among the Bangkok skyscrapers. With flashes of raw concrete and encased in a full-height insulated glass, the building’s facade is a unique addition to the Bangkok skyline, offering an elegant and luxurious appearance in the midst of a concrete jungle.
Types of Units Available
There are 4 units to choose from, which are the 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom 3-bedroom, and the penthouse. Each unit features 3.00 metes ceiling height in the living room and 2.7-meter height in the bathrooms. Each home comes with a balcony that offers incredible views of Thonglor and designed with both aesthetic and functionality in mind.
All the units are offered fully fitted with Smeg-fitted kitchens, including a hob and extractor. Fully-fitted bathrooms have fixtures and fittings by Duravit, Kohler, and Axor. Marble flooring is also found in the bathrooms, with bathtubs in most of the units.
Communal facilities at the Khun include a steam room, a kid’s pool, a games room. screening room, community garden, a fully-equipped gym with panoramic views, a shop and restaurant on the site, an infinity-edge pool with Jacuzzi, as well as a rooftop garden located on the 27th floor.
Khun by Yoo was completed in 2020 with 148 freehold units that cater to the discerning tastes of the modern homeowner. With architecture and design at its core, residents are indulged with opulent amenities and unmatched high-end living in the middle of Bangkok’s most sought-after address.
Sansiri is one of Bangkok’s leading developers. Their slogan goes: “Constructing life, not just buildings.” This dedication to creating high-end experiences and residences has led the company to be regarded as Thailand’s leading developer of high-quality homes, townhouses, and condominiums.
The Yoo Group, on the other hand, is a global brand with backgrounds in construction investments, energy, management, hotels, and furnishings. They have a presence in over 30 countries all over the world.
And lastly, Philippe Starck is a world-renowned designer with its own brand of furniture and fixtures, aimed at creating contemporary and high-end luxury living at a global scale.
Khun by Yoo Thonglor is located in one of the most highly-coveted addresses in Bangkok. The district is packed with world-class restaurants, 5-star hotels, and the hippest spots in the city frequented by Thai high society, celebrities, and ex-pats.
Khun by Yoo can be found on Thonglong Road, on Sukhumvit 55. Top malls found nearby include EmQuartier, The Emporium, and J Avenue, while the most popular gourmet restaurant in the area is The Commons. In terms of healthcare, two hospitals are within walking distance, which are the Samitivej and the Camillian. For families with kids, two top schools are within the vicinity, which are Bangkok Prep and St. Andrew’s International School.
Bangkok’s financial districts of Sathorn and Silom are also a stone’s throw away.