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Vanilla Place Guest House

73 / 2-3 Charoenprated Rd | Tombon Changklan, Chiang Mai 30100, Thailand
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Vanilla Place Guest House
Ranked #13 of 331 hotels in Chiang Mai
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A difficult review as the owners of this guest house are absolutely lovely and so helpful but the guest house needs a face lift in general. Maybe if they charged a little more and replaced the linen (always clean but very worn) there would be a big difference in the feel of the rooms. We stayed one night in the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Located 5mins walk from night bazaar. Room clean and comfortable. Mr Kem is very helpful. Cute dog. No transportation problem. Food and massage nearby. Convenient and inexpensive. Tour packages can be arranged by Mr Kem. Breakfast served limited option. Rooms 2floors up by stairs only. Key card to get in n out of guesthouse. Homey and limited occupancy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Mr Kem was so friendly and efficient both ahead of our arrival and in giving us tips about Chiang Mai such as where to eat good food on a budget, the free dance show in the market and booked us tickets to a Thai boxing match. "Happy" the dog is ridiculously sweet and friendly too. The rooms are nice and... More

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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

This was my third visit to Chiang Mai and once again I chose Vanilla Place to stay. I spent 5 nights here during April while visiting to attend a friends wedding. Myself and fiancé stayed in the superior room which was very reasonable for the cost. We had a/c, wifi, tv, fridge (including 2 waters per day), hot/cold shower, daily... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

I will was very fortunate to stay at the Vanilla Place during April and experience the fantastic hospitality of Kem and him family. What made my stay so memorable was the extra effort and service that Kem so freely offered. For example providing non biased expert local information, helping with travelling and securely holding my luggage for 10 days all... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

This place is amazing. The host, Mr. Kem, is pretty much the greatest human being you will ever meet. He was great in helping us plan our things to do in Chiang Mai and since we were on somewhat of a tight schedule, he managed to get us into some activities that others had told us were booked up. Location... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

My boyfriend and I were very well taken care of by Mr Kem, the owner of Vanilla Place. Our room was very clean and always had that nice sun-dried refreshing smell which I love. Oh, and I am very impressed that there ain't any mosquitoes in our room. We had very good sleep every night. Mr Kem was very kind... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We spent 6 days at Vanilla Place. It was our first trip to Thailand, and Mr Kem was such a treat. He advised us so well, from restaurants, to shopping, and massages. He arranged rides, negotiated prices, and made our visit to Chiang Mia quite delightful. He is so friendly, and always has time to answer any question. We would... More

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Brighton, Michigan
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Can only say great things about Mr Kem and his wife. Gracious hosts with terrific advice and help arranging travel around Chiang Mai. Rooms are large with AC and a nice shower. Beds are firm and if too firm they have extra covers to soften the ride. Nice continental breakfast to start the day. Convenient to the "old city", night... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We spent a week at Vanilla Place. Booked a superior room on the 4th floor with window overlooking the street. Yes, we had to walk up 4 flights of stairs, but we knew that so it didn't bother us, plus we needed the exercise. Traffic during the day on the street below, but quieted down at night. Also, this isn't... More

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Address: 73 / 2-3 Charoenprated Rd | Tombon Changklan, Chiang Mai 30100, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Chiang Mai Province > Chiang Mai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Vanilla Place Guest House Hotel Chiang Mai
Vanilla Place Hotel
Vanilla Place Chiang Mai

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#4 Best Value Hotel in Chiang Mai #16 Romantic Hotel in Chiang Mai #43 Family Hotel in Chiang Mai
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Vanilla place a boutique guesthouse located at the heart of Chiangmai. Our 15 beautifully decorated rooms can offer you the convenience and comfort like you are living in your own house. All rooms are fully furnished with teak wood. Night Bazaar is around 5 minutes walk and we're also close to all tourism areas such as Anusarn market, Ta Pae and Rim Ping, which can be reached very easily. Warm welcome is awaiting for you! ... more   less 
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