137 Pillars House Chiang Mai

The Best hotel in southeast Asia

Earlier this year Travel + Leisure readers voted for the best resort hotels in southeast Asia, and not one, but 5 hotels from Luxurious Chiang Mai made the top 10 list! That’s a pretty amazing feat and more evidence as to why Chiang Mai should be considered a luxury destination for discerning travellers. Amazingly most…

Cuisine de Garden Chiang Mai

Experimental Dining at Cuisine De Garden

There’s no question that Chiang Mai is a town of foodies. If you look at the number of restaurants, posts on facebook, evening activities, and media topics, the best food spots are always in hot contestation among locals. Among the highly rated restaurants in Chiang Mai is Cuisine de Garden, so on a Saturday night…

Le Crystal Chiang Mai

Le Crystal

Le Crystal – One of Chiang Mai’s lesser known fine dining restaurants and repeated winner of Best French restaurant in Thailand Tatler’s Best Restaurant awards. An understated and refined location serving up fine French cuisine in a gorgeous teak glasshouse, Le Crystal could be one of Chiang Mai’s best kept secrets.

Makkha Health & Spa Luxury Chiang Mai

Makkha Health & Spa

On a rainy afternoon in September, I went to visit Makkha Health & Spa, tucked neatly into a small soi in the old city, and a stone’s throw from the Ratchamanka Hotel. Despite Makkha being one of the top ranking spa’s on Tripadvisor I hadn’t come across it during my book research, and it was only…

where to stay in chiang mai

Where to stay in Chiang Mai?

Where to stay in Chiang Mai? – Your Home Away from Home Many people who visit Chiang Mai find that they love the city and keep coming back. It’s a great place to base yourself from when exploring Asia, thanks to cheap flights and great connections with Bangkok. It’s the perfect place to work remotely, take…

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Looking for Luxury in Chiang Mai city?

The new version of the book is available – the ultimate guide to finding 5 star luxury in Chiang Mai city. If you are looking for a holiday to remember, with amazing food, affordable prices and a glimpse into some of the most stunning hotels in and around Chiang Mai city, then look no further.

best of Chiang Mai

The Best of Chiang Mai

If you are looking for the best of Chiang Mai then there is a new book for you! The first and only guide to finding 5 star luxury in Chiang Mai city. If you are looking for high tea in Chiang Mai, (or the best coffee in town), amazing food and affordable prices and a…