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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   869/90 Pemawibhata Road, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand
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Ranked #35 of 106 hotels in Chiang Rai
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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New Jersey
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55 reviews 55 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We stayed at the Wancong Hotel during our recent visit to Chiang Rai. This hotel is conveniently located in the center of the town. You can walk to the municipal market and night market easily. The hotel offered breakfast which was decent and had western and thai offerings. The room was simply a place to get some sleep and rest... More

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Chicago, IL
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29 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

The unfortunate part of traveling with a group means you have zero say in where you stay. I wouldn't have selected Wangcome on my own and I certainly wouldn't stay there again. Unless you're a budget traveler searching purely for the best deal available, I say skip this hotel and look for a better option. Pros: #1 The bed linens... More

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Weil am Rhein, Germany
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

The Hotels best moments are definitv over. For about 800 to 1000 THB, it would be ok, but not for the offered Price. The swimmingpool is there, but it ist not welcoming. Dark, the chairs were in a staple, nobody was there and you have to go through the Restaurant to get to the pool. The staff on the reception... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
32 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Welcoming staff greet you at the door and at reception.. The rooms are a good size (but do get one looking outside rather than inside to the 'well.') The worst aspect is the plumbing where every flush, every shower and every use of the hand basin next door reverberates around the room. Excellent hot water. Very friendly room service. Breakfast... More

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Longview, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Super excellent buffet breakfast included with room price, everything from omelettes, to rice. Rooms were good, air conditioning in room, swimming pool closed early at 8:00 pm, hotel within close walking distance of restaurants and night market shopping. Stayed three nights, would stay there again if ever back in Chiang Rai. Did have a lizard on the ceiling of my... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Lovely first impressions, despite all of the road work going on out the front, but the rooms need careful attention, as they can be quite dingy and gloomy. Excellent location for city exploring, and is very close to some of the more lively bars for an evening entertainment.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

This hotel is convenient for the tourist heart of Chiang Rai and it is the only reason why anyone would stay there. In Chiang Mai this hotel would struggle to get customers at 1,000 a night and yet the rate for this hotel in Chiang Rai is around 1,800 for a double room. There's simply a lack of alternatives in... More

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Oakland, California
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19 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

but "faded" is too weak a word. Large new foyer full of bling is deceptive, behind it is a hotel that on first glance belongs to pre Berlin-wall collapse Eastern Europe, except with ruder less attentive staff. No information in the room on services, which is at least accurate as there just aren't any. The pool is accessed via a... More

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Sydney, Australia
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63 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The 6 story Wangcome Hotel in Pemawibhata Road, Chiang Rai is centrally situated within the town. It is only a few minutes’ walk to the Central Clock Tower and Night Bazaar and is near a few bars and several massage parlours. I had arranged transport by the hotel from the airport to the hotel for a fee of 100 Baht.... More

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

Interesting one this. Probably not the best hotel in the town, but all the better ones are outside the town boundary, needing transport to get in. The Wangcome is in a great location, but needs an update inside. Rooms are sizeable, wifi is free, breakfast is okay. Biggest problem was no safe on the room. Not many people there when... More

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Also Known As:
Wangcome Hotel
Wangcome Hotel Chiang Rai
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Address: 869/90 Pemawibhata Road, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Chiang Rai Province > Chiang Rai
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Ranked #35 of 106 hotels in Chiang Rai
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Hotel Class:3 star — Wangcome 3*
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