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Serene at Chiangrai Hotel

3.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   569 Moo 1 Tambol Wiang, Chiang Saen 57150, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Actually my wife (a Thai national) helped me find this place! It is a 4-5 star resort at a very nice price. The rooms are A M A Z I N G and the staff are extremely helpful. The internet is free and very fast! However, do note that Chiang Rai city is 45 minutes away from Chiang Saen and... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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21 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

The Serene is probably the best hotel option you're going to find on the Thai side of the Golden Triangle. Make sure you get a river side view because that's where all the action is. I'd give the restaurant a miss. They throw in breakfast with the room, but it's not great. You also have to pay with cash.

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Melbourne, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We stayed here for 1 night - it's beautiful place! The sight from the restaurant as well as the pool was very nice (as you can see in the many travellers photos) and so was the service. The town hasn't got much to offer but the hotel is absolutely great at a very good rate.

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20 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We had two nights at this hotel as a convenient location before heading into Laos and Luang Prabang on the boat. The hotel was fine, and had all conveniences you would expect from a tourist hotel. We had a street view room, and although it was not noisy, the river view would certainly be a better option. These are slightly... More 

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Tristan da Cunha
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37 reviews 37 reviews
32 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

We had to stay there before crossing the border to Laos and going to Luang Prabang. There is not much to see in the area and the other good hotels in the area seem outrageously expensive. The Serene is not a bad hotel but although the rooms are spacious, they're very basic for the price. The river view is worth... More 

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Kingston upon Hull
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

The view is the only thing going for this hotel. We had a street view room which was prone to be noisy (even though the resort itself is deserted of an evening once the tour buses have left) Apparently there is a locals market down an opposite street selling fresh produce starting at 4am. We asked to move to a... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Located on the Mekong River, the Serene is a centrally located, pleasant hotel with reasonable service, large, comfortable rooms overlooking the river and unremarkable breakfasts. This is not an issue as one can walk to other restaurants for meals. Near the market and tourist sights. Stay in the rooms overlooking the river if possible.

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

1) I arrived at 4 pm, had a river view and had 2 twin beds made into king. Not too comfortable. Typical hard Thai bed...! 2) Had a foot massage, expensive and barely adequate. I am sure the young woman had limited experience. 3) Went for a walk to the night bazaar, nothing special except for some wonderful Thai traditional... More 

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11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

This is a lovely hotel right on the Mekong River in the Golden Triangle. The views are absolutely spectacular and the rooms are well equipped and very nice. I was able to look into one of the street facing rooms and I would have been unhappy if we had been in one of them as the rooms facing the river... More 

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alexandria, Virginia
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136 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

We stayed at the Serene at Chiang Rai Hotel for two nights in room 403 on our OAT tour in December. Unfortunately, we were facing the noisy street although the traffic died down late in the evening. Apparently, the riverside rooms are larger suites and obviously more expensive. The room included a safe, bar soap, 2 robes, shampoo, wifi, and... More 

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Address: 569 Moo 1 Tambol Wiang, Chiang Saen 57150, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Chiang Rai Province > Chiang Saen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Serene at Chiangrai Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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