Although Backpackers in Thailand is aimed at an independent travelling public, it is true that many times it is good to indulge in a whim when travelling. These whims can be of any kind and one of these can be with accommodation. From time to time many people decide to spend a little more of their budget on accommodation and indulge in a little luxury. Therefore we leave you our top 10 cheap hotels in Chiang Mai most recommended for this 2020.
TOP 10 CHEAP HOTELS IN CHIANG MAI MOST RECOMMENDED LET’S INDULGE IN OUR NIGHTS IN THE CITY
For this Chiang Mai is a perfect place because for an affordable price one can sleep in authentic high-end resorts and feel like a king/queen for a few days, with all the luxuries that come with it… especially since the independent traveler is not used to it. In Chiang Mai the quality / price of these hotels is wide and comfortable for any pocket.
If your idea is to indulge yourself in Chiang Mai and stay in high quality hotels we leave you our mini guide of the top 10 cheapest hotels in Chiang Mai most recommended. You will see that the prices are not as exorbitant as you think.
TOP 10 CHEAP HOTELS IN CHIANG MAI MOST RECOMMENDED
Shut up Lily Boutique Residence 8.1 Very good.
This boutique hotel is located in a residential area of Chiang Mai and has a saltwater swimming pool, garden and free WiFi connection. It is 3 km from Chiang Mai train station and 7 km from Tha Phae gate and Wat Phra Singh temple. The hotel has transfer service to both the airport and the city centre. Its rooms have air conditioning, extra large double beds, private bathroom and some of them have a balcony and living room with a sofa and minibar. The price is 23 euros with breakfast included.
The Imperial Mae Ping Hotel 7,9 Good.
The establishment offers luxury spa, swimming pool, elegant rooms with TV and free WiFi available in all common areas. In the same accommodation you will have car rental service and organized tours. There is a Japanese restaurant on the premises, specializing in Chinese fondues. Very good location, as it is next to the night market. The price per night and room is 52 ?.
Dusit D2 chiang mai 8,1 Very good.
Right next to the Chiang Mai night bazaar, you can find this hotel that offers spacious rooms with large windows and beautiful views. It houses a large outdoor swimming pool and fitness center. There is free WiFi connection in all the facilities. There is a restaurant that serves Thai, Chinese and European food all day long. Price per night, 54 ? without credit card reservation.
The Empress Hotel 8,8 Fabulous.
This luxurious hotel has all the amenities and services of a 5 star hotel for the price of a 3 star hotel. The most remarkable thing, apart from its imperious rooms and the decoration of the whole place, is the treatment of the workers. You are received with great kindness, with a very special and private treatment. With welcome gifts and free dinners. You can enjoy live music, restaurants of various styles of food, massages at the pool or relax in the spa with sauna. Without a doubt, the best option to feel like a king/queen for a few days. The price that includes breakfast is 84 ? depending on the dates of reservation and stay.
Chang Thai House 7,7 Good.
Another option to enjoy an outdoor swimming pool, but at a more affordable price, is this hotel located 800 meters from the night bazaar and 1km from the Sunday market. The rooms are spacious, with air conditioning, private bathroom and some of them have a balcony overlooking the mountains and Doi Suthep. You can organize with them several excursions to the most outstanding temples in the city. The staff is very friendly and always adapts to your needs in terms of both comfort in the establishment and prices of excursions. When you make a reservation, you do not need to pay in advance and there is a free cancellation service. The price is between 36 and 40 euros per night including breakfast.
Baan Montien 8,4 Very good.
A hotel located 300 meters from the Chedi Luang temple and the Saturday night market street. The rooms have air conditioning, flat screen cable TV, kettle and refrigerator. The bathroom is private and includes shower, slippers and hair dryer. You can also enjoy a luxurious breakfast on the terrace overlooking the old city. The price per night is 52 ? without the need of credit cards or payments in advance.
So Hostel Chiang Mai 7,5 Good.
This small hostel is located 15 minutes from Chiang Mai International Airport and in front of Wat Loi Kroh Temple. It offers comfortable rooms and free Wi-Fi connection, all with air conditioning and shared bathroom. In addition, the staff is very friendly and speaks several languages. The hostel has a tourist information desk, which organizes tours and excursions around the city. Furthermore, there is a shared kitchen, a coin operated washing machine and free parking. Private rooms with big beds and bathroom inside are also available. The price per night is between 7 ? and 30 ? depending on the room, whether it is shared or private.
Mercure Chiang Mai 7.6 Good.
This hotel is located 15 minutes away from the main attractions of the city centre, but that’s not a worry as they offer you a free taxi service. It has a large outdoor swimming pool with a view of the Chiang Mai mountains and the Doi Suthep Temple. There is a buffet or a la carte restaurant with a wide variety of good quality food. Its rooms have cable TV, private bathroom, refrigerator and excellent Wifi in all areas. The price in this case is 28 ? with free cancellation.
BED Phrasingh Hotel 9,3 Fantastic.
This hotel is located 100 meters from Wat Phra Singh, 400 meters from Chedi Luang Temple and 1 km from Wat Chiang Man. It offers an outdoor swimming pool in a communal living area where every day they serve local snacks for breakfast as well as express coffee and mineral water free of charge. Its rooms offer very comfortable and clean beds, with private bathroom and excellent Wifi. The prices of the rooms are around 58 euros, including breakfast and no need to pay in advance.
Rainforest Boutique Hotel 7,9 Good.
This boutique hotel, houses a restaurant and two outdoor pools. It offers rooms with a private balcony, as well as free Wi-Fi connection and a free shuttle service from the hotel to the night bazaar and Sunday Walking Street. The staff’s treatment is unbeatable, the common areas are great and with a very modern decoration. The restaurant offers a wide range of delicious and varied food. The location is excellent. The price per night is between 27 ? and 30 ?.
Remember that if you travel in high season you could have problems with places. Our advice is that in this case you should book online as soon as possible.
Check with the hotel to see if they have a transfer service to the airport or train station.
Remember that our listings of cheap hotels in Chiang Mai are based on traveler recommendations and ratings.