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4.5 of 5 Lodge   |   73 / 4 Petchkasem Road, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
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Chiva-Som
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Ranked #6 of 125 Specialty Lodging in Hua Hin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chiva Som has been on my bucket list for many years. What I realized after this stay was that Chiva Som has a great PR machine behind it and not much else. Service from the staff was very cold and sombre. After the first few interactions my traveling partner and I had to ask ourselves if it was something we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although expensive especially for Thailand it is an amazing place. Wonderful treatments, exercise classes, great staff and the healthy food is amazing! The spa area and pools, yoga pavillions and gardens great a wonderful atmosphere. Highly recommend I have been 3 times over the years and would go more often if it was a little more affordable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This was my 8th visit to Chiva Som and most of the other guests I spoke to were repeat visitors which I guess means there is a lot of loyalty and devotion to this place. it has a certain uniqueness for being a fantastic place to retreat to when you need to destress and recharge your batteries. There are small... More

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

After a horrible detox at a place called New Body and Mind on Koh Samui (I usually book New Leaf Detox Resort but they were booked out) I decided to spend the money and travel to Hua Hin with my wife for a short 4 night relaxation and treatments. Chiva Som is almost 20 years old and it is very... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I've read a lot of reviews about this place both good and not so good but the ten days I spent at Chiva Som with my husband in February 2013 were possibly the most blissful ten days I can remember. I only wish we had got into the swing of life at Chiva Som a little earlier in our stay... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

this was our 8th visit to Chiva Som.It still remains unique.The quality of the service,the facilities and treatments are all world class.This is not a Spa,but an haven you visit to destress,detox,eat delicious healthy food,lose weight,seek spiritual guidance or physical activity.Once you pass through the entrance you enter a world of calm and tranquility.The guests are from all over the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I have heard a lot about Chiva Som and finally have managed to experienced it this month. Location: -Beautiful place, beautiful surroundings ! The place is designed to help you relax, find peace, loose weight, distress or whatever your goal may be. Long drive from the airport , about 3h, but it is worth it when you get there. Staff:... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

I heard a lot about Chivasom-Som in 15 Years so was exited to be able to visit for the first time. Well, long drive (3hours with a booked chauffeur) after a 15 hours flight. The place is very nice although you feel that it would need some sort of makeover when you suddenly see the bill at the end. Staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

If you need time to un-wind, de-stress, or just relax (Healthily)… then treat yourself to a Wellness Break at Chiva-Som – as we have just done…FIRSTLY… don’t be put off by the fact that it is primarily a Wellness Resort & Spa, Chiva-Som is your “Haven of Life” on the Gulf of Thailand. Chiva-Som is about learning to live, enjoy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I have had the good fortune to visit Chiva Som since 2007. It was the reason the I managed to stop smoking. To renew myself physically, mentally and emotionally. If you can afford the time and the cost, highly recommended, but only if you go for at least two weeks.

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Address: 73 / 4 Petchkasem Road, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Prachuap Khiri Khan Province > Hua Hin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Chiva-Som 4.5*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Chiva-Som Hotel Hua Hin
Chiva Som Luxury Health Hotel
Chiva Som Luxury Health Resort

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