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Rimping Village
Ranked #12 of 383 Hotels in Chiang Mai
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Bangkok
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
“Wonderful staff”
Reviewed July 25, 2011

This hotel is set near the river which you cross over to get to the night market area - so a good location to explore Chiang-Mai. I would describe this as a middle of the road hotel, pool to relax, play and cool down in and by, good breakfast, good rooms. What makes this special is the staff! We found them so friendly and helpful in such a nice way that is so Thai.

To top it off when they found out it was our little boy's 1st birthday a cake was there when we got back!

  • Stayed July 2011, traveled with family
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Suquamish, Washington
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Reviewed July 25, 2011

Our family of five just finished a five week tour of Thailand and Cambodia and Rimping Village was one of our highlights. What made it outstanding was the attitude of the staff. They all look so young, like they are a bunch of college kids who are doing this for fun. Their English is very good and they are willing to help out with recommendations for restaurants, massage, whatever. The rooms are great and the location is fantastic. We highly recommend Rimping Village and if we make it back to Chiang Mai we will definitely stay there again!

  • Stayed June 2011, traveled with family
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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71 reviews
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Reviewed July 23, 2011

A wonderful place to stay.

It's only 5 mins walk to the night markets in Chiang Mai yet away from the hustle and bustle of the people. The staff are great and always ready to help. The "Deluxe" room had plenty of space with a little deck onto the garden, plus a fantastic bath to relax in after walking all day. As always the bed was a bit hard but that's the norm and you get used to it anyway.

The pool has a few inflatable kids items for the littlies and an area that is shallow compared to the rest of the pool. And there's a huge, very old tree to have breakfast under if you wish.

Order the hotel's Mercedes van with leather upholstery to pick you up from the airport - it's a luxurious way to get there and just what you need if you've travelled a distance.

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  • Stayed June 2011, traveled with family
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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed July 23, 2011

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay of five nights at the Rimping Village. The service was outstanding- I'd go as far as saying possibly the best I have experienced in any hotel. The complimentary pick-up /drop-off to/from the airport was an added bonus.
In terms of value for money this hotel can not be faulted.
Chiang Mai is a fantastic small city and well worth a visit.

  • Stayed July 2011, traveled as a couple
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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed July 22, 2011

What can i say: it was fantastic. Wish we had more time to spend in Chiang Mai. Staff were very, very helpful and nice. The property was clean and beautiful. We only had problems with mosquitos, but that can't be helped in the North - just make sure you have your malaria pills and mosquito spray :)

  • Stayed July 2011, traveled with friends
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed July 21, 2011

We chose this because t had performed so well on Trip Advisor and we were not let down.
We were whisked from the airport in a sleek limo to a super room, our home for four nights. Where to begin.
The staff are so friendly, smiling and helpful that you have to love them - nothng was too much trouble and everything they did was with speed and grace.
Breakfast were superb - wonderful & exotic fruits, plenty of bacon and sausages and fresh juice.
The pool is good, the gardens are well maintained and all this happens about 10 minutes walk from the night market.

  • Stayed June 2011, traveled as a couple
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Mumbai
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 19, 2011

Was overly impressed by the service, attention and over all quality of this hotel. If you are planning a trip to Chiang Mai, this is the place to stay.

  • Stayed July 2011, traveled with family
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Property: Rimping Village
Address: 13/1 Soi 2, Chiangmai-Lamphun Rd., | Watgate, Muang, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
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Location: Thailand > Chiang Mai Province > Chiang Mai
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Chiang Mai
#9 Romantic Hotel in Chiang Mai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rimping Village 3.5*
Number of rooms: 34
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Rimping Village is located in the city centre, close to the historic attractions the city offers including the famous Night Bazaar and the charming Watgate community by the Ping River. Enjoy an atmosphere of relaxation that is part and parcel of the Northern tradition. A cool, refreshing swimming pool is placed below a huge banyan tree so that guests can absorb the mood of nature while finding relief from the tropical heat. ... more   less 
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