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Finlay's Cottage

4/1 Soi 4/A Thae Phae Road, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very central location, decent breakfast included in the price. Everything was great, including Finlay himself (I actually think his name is Keith) who was very helpful and Ratree who organised a day trek for us for a supposed discount (all hostels do this). The one thing I would complain about is that they desperately need new towels, they smell of... More

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I'm glad you enjoyed your stay here but I am concerned with your comments about our towels which are always freshly laundered. If you had said something to me at the time we could have dealt with your complaint. This is the first time any of our guests have had this problem since we've been open so I am surprised.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a fantastic guesthouse. Nice air conditioned rooms, comfiest bed we've had in Thailand so far, fantastic breakfast, clean communal bathrooms, and friendly owners. The communal breakfast area and layout of the rooms also meant we got to know all the other guests which made for a fun and sociable stay. It's also fantastic value with a central location just... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Finlay's Cottage towards the end of my 2 month journey around S.E Asia and can say it was probably my favourite guesthouse of my trip. If your looking to party this isn't the place but if you want extremely helpful and accommodating hosts, great location tucked away in a quiet side street, and comfortable rooms then Finlay's... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Finlay's Guesthouse is really good guesthouse in a quiet area close to Tha Pae Gate. We were looked after really well by Rawtree and Keith who helped us to enjoy a good few days in Chiang Mai. A very welcoming couple helping us with directions and timings of walks to the excellent Waroot market and night bazaar (Nancy Chandler's Map... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Close to the old city and the night market, but tucked away in a quiet corner, this place has the best possible location. The breakfasts are made to order any time between 8-11! Not to mention so delicious! Keith and Ratree are friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful without being overbearing. Get a room downstairs because they're cooler.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Pros: - Great location - Best breakfast of my travels- an egg, 2 pieces of real bacon and tasty fresh bread or muesli - Rooms were airconned and beds were comfortable - The biggest pro: the couple really go out of their way to help you by organising all of our day excursions, making sure we were up in time... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

My stay here at Finlay's has been very enjoyable. The helpful advices of Keith, kindness of staff, and excellent location of the cottage has made my time in Chiang Mai a great pleasure. Keen to explore the spectacular surroundings via two wheels, Keith recomended renting a motorcycle at Tony's Big Bikes a few blocks down the road. Safe choice as... More

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Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We just completed a 6 day stay here, we actually extended our stay twice. Finlay's is very clean, and well maintained, rooms all have a/c, the bathroom and shower facilities are shared, but are all excellent condition. They get you a deal on almost any tour, event or even taxi ride, best service we got on our trip. The included... More

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Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

His place is the best! raitree and Keith are simply amazing and went out of there way for us. Breakfast was amazing, they do not take commission on any of the tours they book for you, anything you ask of them they will do. It is beyond perfect for the price. I would recommend this place to anyone!

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55 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Nice clean rooms with air conditioning (a must!) and plenty of very clean communal bathrooms. Ratree is lovely and helpful, often going out of he way to assist. Nice breakfasts and in a good, quiet location. Really excellent value!

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Address: 4/1 Soi 4/A Thae Phae Road, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Chiang Mai Province > Chiang Mai
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