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The Mae Ngat Dam & Reservoir

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Mae Taeng, Thailand
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Good Food Good Life

I have been at Mae Ngad Dam so many times and It just looks like the way it is as always. The food... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2017
Bangkok, Thailand
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A good day trip.

We went because it look interesting. It was and more! It had the great view, a boat trip, and... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2017
Cynthia B
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

I have been at Mae Ngad Dam so many times and It just looks like the way it is as always. The food is always tasty which I would highly recommend to visit Prae Ekachai. The weather is pretty hot during summer and cold during...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017

We went because it look interesting. It was and more! It had the great view, a boat trip, and nature walks plus it was a nice time outside the city. Easy to get to, about 40 minutes drive. Two roads Remember to take with you...More

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed February 7, 2017

we cycled here and then took a long boat across the reservoir to one of the many floating restaurants. The landscape is beautiful with mountains and water and beautiful trees around. Some of the restaurants offer simple over-night accommodation and I imagine it would be...More

Thank Heidikraut
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Spent 3 nights here. Free wifi. Owned by locals who speak English well. Once there you cant get off until you book a longboat. Swimming and kayaking at your door. 4 rooms have your own kareoke machine if youre into that. Rooms are very basic...More

1  Thank Lyn B
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Great place to spend the day with family and friends, only 1 hour from Chiang Mai. Just grab a table at a floating restaurant and enjoy yourselves. The place we stayed had a water trampoline and they let us use a kayak for free. The...More

Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

We went here to have lunch. We took a boat out to the restaurant, about 10 minutes, and enjoyed the scenery along the way. We sat on the lake and had a very nice meal. A very entertaining, scenic way to spend some time.

Thank 5035Michael
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Don't spend thousands of baht hiring guides on this dam. There are locals that fish the dam daily that will gladly take you for 4-5 hours fishing for just 800 baht! Boat gear and experience all in. 1200 baht and you have them all day!...More

1  Thank Andrew G
Reviewed October 19, 2016

The dam was awesome. If you want to get away from the busy cities, head over to this place. It's about 45min(more or less, depends on where you start) ride from Chiang Mai. And it's near Bua Tong Waterfalls (Sticky Falls) too. So you can...More

Thank Jet S
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Nice place to visited very nature and mountain around fresh air breath Just that we want to see!! when we need to get out from the city traffic area , so about we booked accommodation to stay over night we confirmed rooms and toilet etc...More

Thank ochanyam2017
Reviewed June 27, 2016

How innovative this little place is, I have visited many dams/reservoirs but never seen businesses sprout from them in a similar manner as this. Where better to have a water adventure area! European and American school children were eating at the restaurant whenever I arrived...More

Thank desi d
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May 31, 2017|
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Response from Lyn B | Reviewed this property |
We did not make prior reservations. If you go out of school holidays (thai hols) you shouldnt have a problem. It seems to be mainly locals that stay. When we arrived to the place where you get on the longboats to access... More
September 21, 2015|
Response from Marlous B | Reviewed this property |
Hi sawasdeejanie, we did not contact anyone. We visit there in low season, so it's very quiet. I think if you Google for ngat dam Guesthouse, you will find several options! Chokdee!! Grtz marlous
Lisa J
July 27, 2015|
Response from 633philip | Reviewed this property |
You will find on facebook/ReunphaeAekachai Name: Eakachai House boat Boot roundtrip reaching this place 600THB Food & drinks reasonable: 4 pers from 1000THB up