Luxury hotels are all well and good, but they are not the best way to explore a cultural city like Chiang Mai. To really experience the hidden beauty of the ancient Lanna kingdom, spend a few nights at Chandra Residence instead.
U Nimman is one of Chiang Mai’s latest luxury openings, being just over a year old. Everyone has passed the giant 147 roomed luxury hotel, but have you ever wondered what was inside???
In the last two years, I have stayed in some of the most stunning and sought-after hotels and resorts in Thailand, ranging from small boutique properties with private beaches to large luxury chain hotels complete with resident elephants. What have I found at each property? Impeccable rooms incorporating Thai and Lanna design, properties attempting to…
Chiang Mai hotels come in all shapes and sizes: from super cheap (80 Baht) private hostel rooms that feel like you are sleeping in a box to deluxe villas with private plunge pools overlooking rice fields (starting at 30,000 Baht per night). The hotels in Chiang Mai have something for everyone.
An romantic hotel with just 30 rooms, Puripunn Baby Grand Boutique Hotel is compact, well-designed and a secret escape in Chiang Mai. Hidden down a small, meandering soi just over the river, no one will find you here unless you want them too.
Gallery Suites overlooking rice fields, Royal Lanna Villas encircling a moat styled swimming pool, your own plunge pool or the decadent Siripanna Grand Royal Lanna Suite with a rooftop garden and private jacuzzi.
One of the most centrally located luxury hotels (sitting pretty in the heart of Nimmanhaemin Road) and with only 30 rooms, Akyra Manor is a favoured by city lovers looking to be in the midst of Chiang Mai.
A secret location and a base for exploration, the Chai Lai Orchid offers guests a nature oriented, immersive experiences in the awe-inspiring jungle of Northern Thailand.
At the edge of Doi Pui national park lies the Sanctum Chiangmai – elite properties focused on spectacular aesthetics, security and sustainable design.
A zen-style resort on the banks of the Ping river filled with countless little luxuries. Why leave Chiang Mai when you can enjoy a weekend staycation at the Anantara.