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Aruntara Riverside Boutique Hotel

4.0 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   351 / 1 Charoen Prathet Road | T Changklan, A Muang, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
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Ranked #20 of 330 hotels in Chiang Mai
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If I ever build a house for myself, it will have a lot of similarities with this property. It faces a quaint street in the front, but has a serene river view in the back. I was there with my companion and the room was remarkably lovely. I would recommend it for anyone who is exploring chiang mai. The corridor,... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely stay, for my girlfriends birthday. Very friendly and helpful staff even brought her a cake! Hotel was lovely, breakfast was good, dinner was good, pool was lovely and cool. Staff booked everything for us, including trips and taxis fora decent price. Lots of frogs and lizards around the gardens which look out onto a river. Rooms were good, very... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for four nights in total, didn't make use of the spa or swimming pool. The location is set in the Muslim quarters which was nice and quiet and the provide a free shuttle service every night to the night markets, but if you rather walk its about 20/25 mins away. The breakfast was buffet style and had a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with grandparents. Rooms spacious and very clean. Breakfast while not a huge array was perfect for everyone. Tip: choose one of the outdoor tables for breakfast next to river, very peaceful. Small pool big enough for young kids but not quite long enough for lap swimming. Staff very friendly & helpful. Highly recommended

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent 6 nights at the hotel and we really found it was good value. This is a small hotel by the river. It is not in the centre but you can hire free bicicles and be in the centre in about 10 min. Chiang Mai is flat so cycling is totally recommendable. Rooms are beautifully decorated and they are... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed 4 nights at this hotel. It was backed onto the river and was on a quiet street. It was in a good location for getting around to the sights. The rooms were well maintained (although we found the beds a little hard). Staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was ordered off a menu most days and the... More

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aruntara was a wonderful. We were immediately greeted with Thai iced tea and welcomed to the property. Before choosing this hotel I had read many of the reviews. We did not experience any trouble with mosquitos even when eating at the hotel along the river front. It is true that the hotel is not in the immediate center, but it... More

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location. Enter your room through wooden double doors. Rooms are spacious, clean, and wonderfully decorated. The hotel grounds are lovely. Perfectly manicured lawn overlooking the peaceful river. The pool is located in the shade and the water is very cold – which must be refreshing to some, but I found it too cold. The breakfast is delicious. I would... More

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Mission Viejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

My wife and I stayed here back in Feb 2013 after finding this place in Trip Advisor. The hotel has a nice feeling to it. The room we were in was beautiful - top floor corner with a nice view of the surrounding area. It was quiet (we had no issues with mosque, road noise, or chickens) and clean. The... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This little gem of a place, with only about 30 rooms, located about 2 km from downtown Chiang Mai is perfect if you are looking for an affordably luxurious hotel to escape from all the hustle and bustle of holiday traveling and shopping. Quiet - check. Beautifully designed - check. Pleasant helpful staff - check. Comfortable - check. It is... More

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Address: 351 / 1 Charoen Prathet Road | T Changklan, A Muang, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Chiang Mai Province > Chiang Mai
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Hotel Class:4 star — Aruntara Riverside Boutique Hotel 4*
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Aruntara Chiang Mai is a true treasure for hotel aficionados and the traveling cognoscenti alike. Its British colonial design is complimented by Northern Thai influences that embrace the present while respecting the past. High ceilings sit above beautiful towering teak columns traditionally crafted by Thai tradesman. Each of the luxurious guest rooms is designed to offer stylish accommodation with an expansive open-plan living area and an abundance of room to relax and unwind while glancing over Chiang Mai’s Mae Ping River. ... more   less 
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