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Well Hotel in Bangkok

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An almost brand new hotel at Sukhumvit road in Bangkok, just 10min walk from the Skytrain. And in a street with some good restaurants, pubs, supermarket and ATM.

B2 Riverside Colonial Hotel in Chiang Mai

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A modern hotel in colonial style, right along the Ping River. Great location!

Pagoda Sight Residence in Nan

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A brand new (2017) and modern build hotel with only 7 rooms, managed by a local Thai family. Great locations just 3-km out of town but within walking distance from the Wat Phra That Chea Heang. And at the back-side is a lovely open terrace to enjoy view over the rice-fields.

Lanna Dusita Boutique Resort in Chiang Mai

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Located along the Ping River, about 15 min driving north of the city centre of Chiang Mai. Formerly known as "Lanna Mantra Hotel". So be aware that this review is from before it changed name and was renovated. I hear good things about it.

I like the old fashioned style of this well taken care resort with 4 main buildings, small swimming pool and restaurant. We loved the nice garden with the big trees, it feels like you are in a park. Out of the busy city with the feeling of staying in a park. But still within close distance of the city for restaurants or shopping. Recommended!

My Verdict
Our room was comfortable and I loved the fact that the curtains make the room really dark. The lay-out of the room is a bit weird as you enter the room right into the bathroom. All rooms have private balcony. The hotel serves a buffet breakfast in the open air restaurant. The breakfast was not bad, but quality-wise and choose-wise I would have expected a better breakfast buffet for a hotel i…

Lanjia Lodge in Rim Khong

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Located in a small hill-tribe village about 30km west of Chiang Khong in North-Thailand, with a great view over the valley of Chiang Khong and the Mekong River. You should not see this as a hotel, but as an hill-tribe experience in the remote mountains of Chiang Rai.


Mercure Hotel in Chiang Mai

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Located a little bit out of the historic city center, but great rooms and best shower I had in 2 weeks. Formerly know as Novotel, but now under management of Mercure. The hotel has been very well renovated. Within a good promotion good value for money. Recommended!

Phowadol Resort in Chiang Rai

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A bit older hotel, but very well maintained. Located about 5-km from the night-bazar at the north side of town, in a huge tropical garden with a big swimming pool and bungalows.

Mida Resort in Kanchanaburi

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Located in the jungle of Kanchanaburi, along the Khwae Yai River about 35-km from Kanchanaburi city. Great location .... if you like to be in the middle of nowhere.

Ibis Bangkok Riverside Hotel in Bangkok

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Located right along the Chao Phraya at the Thonburi side of the river, with nearby BTS station "Krung Thonburi" and ferry pier "Tha Pepsi" to cross the river.

Sabaidee House in Sukhothai

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A nice guesthouse located in one of the small soi's on the outskirts of the new Sukhothai town. Friendly staff, nice garden and a swimming pool! Recommended!