Khum Phaya Resort & Spa
Location:137 Moo 5, Nongpaklang, Amphermuang, Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand
10 minutes drive from Chiang Mai Old City Center and the Chiang Mai night markets, this hotel also offers shuttle to the old town and night markets.
Rooms and Facilities:The 85 Lanna Deluxe or Lanna Deluxe Pool Access guest rooms are decorated in Lanna (traditional northern Thai style) and include a private balcony with views of the extensive pool and tropical gardens throughout the resort. Rooms are spacious with air-conditioning, spacious bathroom including Jet Steam shower, Jet bath and separate rain shower, flat screen satellite TV, in room safe, mini-bar and refrigerator, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer, high-speed internet access, and telephone.
Vibe:Traditional Northern Thai Style, boutique resort for those who like to travel and stay in places that exude local culture rather than conventional large hotels. Once you are inside the resort you lose all feeling of being in an urban area.
Around Chiang Mai:Northern Thailand is the tip of the Golden Triangle where Thailand borders Myanmar and Laos. Chiang Mai has cultural riches, delicious food, and more than 300 temples. It is the center to any journey to Northern Thailand surrounded by mountains and is a combination of history, with moats and stone walls and boutique hotels.
There are many ways to fill your time here including adventure treks, rafting and elephant riding, zip lining, Thai Cooking schools, visits to traditional hilltribe villages, a huge number of spa and massage outlets, a tasty range of coffee shops serving delicious grinds from the region and a number of markets selling local handicrafts and local street food.