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Ben Guesthouse

351/10 Soi 4, Sankhong Noi Road, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand
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Ranked #21 of 106 hotels in Chiang Rai
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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South East England
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this place as we wanted a pool and to be reasonably close to town. The hotel is really well cared for, has great staff, comfy beds and a very quiet location. We booked fairly last minute and got a good deal. I'd say it's good for families as there is a fair amount of grass to play on, the... More

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Phuket, Thailand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights. The room was nice, food is nice, staff are nice and the pool is nice. They just need to fix the safety switch in the shower because it constantly switched the heater off and would go freezing cold. It's about a 15 or 20 min walk to the main part of town. They also... More

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Vulcan, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Ben Guesthouse is about 1 km west of the city (20 minute walk, 60 baht tuk-tuk). the staff are very helpful, the grounds are very clean and the rooms, while small, are comfortable and accented by hardwood floors and red brick walls. they have a nice pool and a good restaurant that is very reasonable in price. it's very quite... More

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London, United Kingdom
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256 reviews 256 reviews
29 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Place was super cheap considering it has a swimming pool. Staff were really helpful, they were happy to be woken up a 2.30am to let me do a custom checkout. Yes the rooms are a bit basic, bed sheets look old and can hear people moving upstairs but can't complain for the price. Down a sidestreet so advise always getting... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Reading the reviews, there's really no pleasing some people! This was such a lovely guesthouse, with a nice pool and friendly staff. We paid next to nothing for the rooms and were so surprised at how nice the place is! Yes the rooms aren't very sound proof, but it's hardly party Central so you shouldn't have a problem. Well recommended

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

I chose this place because it was cheap and rated as "the best deal in northern Thailand" by Lonely Planet, which is far from the truth. It's cheap, so you get what you pay for. It's quaint on the outside and the rooms are very rustic (in a bad way). The biggest problem is that the rooms have ZERO soundproofing.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Building is based on a traditional Thai style house. Rooms are a good size and comfortable. Lacked a refrigerator in the room, handy for cold water and the like. Staff were nice and helpful. 10 min walk from city center and walking distance from other city attractions. If someone could get the chickens next door to sleep in a bit... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

First impressions on arrival was a very pretty guesthouse. There was a nice pool to cool off in after a day's exploring. It was only 10 minutes walk into town but it was along a busy road so would either use a taxi or tuk tuk. Rooms were lovely and the beds were clean and comfortable.

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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27 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

Stayed at Ben GH approx 4 years ago and the management/owner were great but not this time around the new owners are Thai/Chinese and are not as helpful. The garden and surrounds are very nice, the pool is good but when we stayed over a weekend most of the time is was closed due to cleaning why not do this... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

We loved this little gem. It was spotless. The staff were great. It had an okay on site restaurant. There was a nice pool to cool off in after a day's exploring. It was only 10 minutes walk into town. The beds were clean and comfortable. No problems to get extra pillows and towels.

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Address: 351/10 Soi 4, Sankhong Noi Road, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Chiang Rai Province > Chiang Rai
Amenities:
Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
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Ranked #21 of 106 hotels in Chiang Rai
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