A collection of oddities at Papaya Vintage Shop

Odd Thomas. Dean Koontz. That’s exactly what Papaya Vintage Shop reminded me of. The shop could even be the film location of a dark, twisted, mysterious kind of movie. Intrigued yet? Papaya Vintage Shop is a 31-year old vintage shop at Lat Phrao, with a mix of things: from furniture, to clocks, ‘creepy’ dolls (cue: Annabelle) etc.

3-storey Papaya Vintage Shop
Papaya Vintage Shop

Bringing my sis’ family here made an interesting break from the daily mundane of Bangkok-tourist life. My brother-in-law who is into vintage things was drawn to few furniture pieces. He was told that their stuffs are a mix of local Thai and imported from Europe.

Map to Papaya Vintage Shop

To get to Papaya Vintage Shop, MRT Lat Phrao is the closest subway station, and it’s around 3.2 km away (39 mins walk). So, do continue via taxi (around 8 minutes away) or public bus.

Parking booth

If you drive, there is a parking fee of 10 baht.

They are open everyday from 09:00AM-07:00PM.

If you see anything you like, take pictures of it, or risk not finding your way back.

Now let’s the pictures do the talking …


Papaya Design Furniture & Studio
306/1 (191/509) Soi Lat Phrao 55/2, Lat Phrao Rd, Wang Thonglang, Bangkok 10310
Tel: +6625398220, +66845287067, +66816222200
Website: http://www.papaya55.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/papayabkk/
Nearest MRT: Lat Phrao


Travel opens up a whole new world, which is cliche but true. I am a strong advocate for independent and solo travel. I was born and raised in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia but now live in Bangkok, Thailand, resulted from a chance encounter in 2009 with my why-are-you-Thai bf. I am now split between two countries. One country for my bf, another for the family, for the occasional weekend together.

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