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10 Best Homestays In Chiang Mai, Thailand - Updated 2020

10 Best Homestays In Chiang Mai, Thailand - Updated 2020
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Pack your bags and let’s tour the amazing city of Chang Mai in Thailand, home to hundreds of elaborate Buddhist temples. This land of misty mountains and colorful hill tribes, with its old walls and moats that date back to its past as a center of culture and religion, is a playground to a lot of travelers and will be a delight to any adventurous spirit, due to its variety of activities. Finding a place to rest after a long day in this old city can seem a little overwhelming, especially if you are on a budget, but worry not as we’ve come up with a list of beautiful homestays in Chiang Mai, Thailand - so take your pick.

1. Relax in a quiet setting near the airport (from USD 11)

End your day in this quiet space with a comfortable king-size bed and a mattress topper that is just eight minutes from the Chiang Mai Plaza Airport Mall. Enjoy 100-150 Mbps of free Wi-Fi, free parking, shared living and dining area and walking to the nearby restaurants. The most amazing thing about this homestay is its friendly hosts, Colette and Dean, who will treat you like family and give you advice on the best places to visit and restaurants to eat at.

Quiet setting near the Airport
ตำบล สันผักหวาน, เชียงใหม่, Thailand
6 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bed is super comfy and the space is quiet
Everything is ultra clean and easy to access A nice place to recoup or use as a homebase
Host:
so make sure you have your transport sorted
They're a really awesome couple
Colette and Dean are really helpful with information and tips about local spots and transportation
and you don't have to worry about not having your own space at all since they're often busy doing their own thing and are fun to talk to when they are around
The host canceled this reservation 3 days before arrival
Location:
It's a bit out of the city center
The neighborhood feels really safe (I jogged around and the locals are really nice) and
a nice peaceful neighborhood Collette and Dean are friendly but not intrusive and you'll have plenty of space to spread out and enjoy Chiang Mai
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2. Rest in this stylish gem in a great garden full of exotic plants (from USD 28)

With a beautiful view of the seasonal rice paddies and flowers and a large garden away from city noise, end the day in this modern country home. There is a private guest room with a king-sized bed and a single room just adjacent with a single bed, both include soft and cozy linens, air conditioning and tastefully-decorated furniture. Wake up to a delicious homemade breakfast, which includes fresh fruit from the nearby open market and you can use the microwave and refrigerator in the shared kitchen for a quick snack.

Modern Thai Home + free breakfast
Tambon Mae Sa, Chang Wat Chiang Mai, Thailand
80 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
mountains view from room windows
the sun was shining on the courtyard and sitting on the terrace thinking that this was the life we wanted
but Anantika kept waiting for me at the airport and
The view is amazing that made me feel like living in a park with birds singing
but i have to share the bathroom with another guest who lives in another small bedroom that i have paid for Luckily
Cleanliness:
The rooms are bright and clean
quiet and relaxable Rooms are clean
The house was sparkling clean and lovely environment
clean and with flowers inside and out side
The rooms are super clean well equipped and everything is as described (or better)
Host:
they cooked us yummy breakfast and gave us some advice what to do and where to eat so all handy information for the tourists like us
gave us recommendations for activities and food
The hosts are friendly and they offer delicious breakfasts
She should become a Superhost soon
Nonetheless Anantika and her husband are great host
Location:
Location is far from old city and there are only limited restaurants nearby
It is a beautiful villa located in a nice area
Their house is a wonderful place to live
The house is located outside the downtown but the local market & 711 just in front of the house
The location is very close to the major tourist attractions of Chiang Mei and only a $7 USD Uber ride from downtown
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3. End the day on the top floor of a Thai music school (from USD 25)

Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Nimman town, but just a short walk from Chiang Mai’s attractions, this classy room is on the top floor of a music school. Guests of this comfy homestay can choose to become part of the music school for a day, adding to your vacation experience. You’ll also get free access to the piano, kitchen and washing machine. Public transport is only five minutes away and the shopping mall is just next to this accommodation.

Santi Music School (โรงเรียนดนตรีสันติ)
Chiang Mai, Chang Wat Chiang Mai, Thailand
24 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
8 1-2 3
The room is on the top floor of a music school
a comfortable bed and a good shower
KEN 2 1 2 3 3 Ken
The music school was cool to be a fly on the wall in Very cool place
Host:
Ken is a really kind host
Feeling ok ken is a nice guy
Ken is a very accommodating host Would highly recommend to friends and family
the cat really cute which played with us very early on the morning in the house: ) wish you all the best
Ken was very friendly and kind and the accommodation was super clean in a quiet area and I can recommend it to everyone
Location:
the money exchange (the best I've found in Thailand so far) and not too far from the old city if you want to walk a bit further
The room is in a really good location in Nimman
Wow Amazing place and awesome location at the end of a quite road tucked away from the hustle and bustle but with a short walk away from everything
The location is the best part of this place as it's walking distance to all kinds of great food
Awesome location and lovely hosts Loved the experience of being a part of the music school for a day
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4. Experience the rural feeling of a traditional Thai home (from USD 11)

Own a room for a night or a few days in this authentic homestay around friendly locals and wake up to the cock-a-doodle-doo of the roosters next door. This traditional Thai home is situated in the heart of the old city and you get a private bathroom, hot shower and toiletries. There is a Thai massage center just minutes away and it is walking distance from the infamous Sunday Night Market, so you can shop till you drop. The host and her girls are friendly and warm and will give you the privacy you need.

Old City - Traditional Thai FEMALE home - Room 1
Tambon Si Phum, Chang Wat Old City Chiang Mai, Thailand
75 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The only down-fall for the light sleepers out there
The bed was comfortable and the room spacious enough
:) Everything was as described: basic room with double bed desk chair and bathroom (with shower over toilet)
The room was immaculate and spacious
The room and bathroom are private with independent entrance
Cleanliness:
Very clean Pen and Nelly are both adorable
very clean bedding is the landlord every day wash clean air drying clean
I slept like a baby
The room is clean and spacious and certainly great value for money
The room had everything I needed and was super clean
Host:
she was always very attentive
They helped us find the lantern festival and gave us delicious tips for food near them
She is so sweet and provided local tips
She is graceful sweet and wonderful hostess
Also she was always quick to respond to any issues I had Secondly
Location:
but everything else seemed to be a 10 to 15 min walk away
The location is excellent in a pleasant neighborhood within the Old City and in walking distance to any place (markets restaurants
A little local store just 2 minutes walking good cafes and 5 minutes to a fantastic vegan restaurant
The location of the house is great
The location is quite good Easy to get to otherplace Just a little bit hot during summer for sleeping
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5. Cozy room at heart of Chiang Mai (from USD 19)

Looking to have a good time in Chiang Mai? Then book this beautiful third-floor room with a comfortable bed, cupboard space, study table and a clean washroom in a house that is in the heart of the old town. You will love this homestay, situated near several local coffee houses, the Sunday market and a myriad of restaurants. You can take a bicycle and spend hours exploring the narrow lanes of the old city.

Cozy room at heart of Chiangmai
Chiang Mai, Thailand
242 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The room was very comfortable and welcoming
The room is suitable for couple or single
it is very large and you always have your privacy
bottled drinking water hot shower
The room itself is great
Cleanliness:
The location and hospitality can't be beat
The place felt very "homey"
The place was clean well located
This place cannot be beat
The whole house was very quiet
Host:
showed us around the neighborhood and gave us tons of great recommendations
good location friendly host
and she is very sweet
Rapidly replied all my questions
Male host also let me tase his favorite drink of whisky
Location:
The place is in a wonderful location on a very quiet street but very close to the Sunday Night Market restaurants bars and other attractions
The location of this house is very convenient there are a lot of restaurants around here walking to Sunday Night Bazaar is about 5 minutes and the distance is same to 7-11 Landlord and his families...
The location of Bert's place is very central and easy to get anywhere around the Old City
Location was in a quiet street in old Chiang Mai within walking distance food
It's great to live here
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6. Hidden Garden Home (from USD 46)

Relax in this beautiful garden home that is near the airport, bus station and railway station. Guests of this homestay can enjoy a private room with a private entrance, a queen-size bed with comfortable bedding, a big kitchen with a fridge, a coffee brewer and free, fast Wi-Fi. The hosts are friendly and will serve you an authentic Thai breakfast daily, keep your private bathroom clean and point you to nearby Chiang Mai attractions.

Hidden Garden Home
Phra Sing, Chang Wat Chiang Mai, Thailand
214 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The room is cozy and tidy
The breakfasts provided were wonderful
clean room comfortable bed
As exemplified by the number of outstanding reviews
The room was clean and cozy
Cleanliness:
The house is neat and clean
Elderly mother clean &dry the clothes for us
The house itself is super neat and clean
The house is quite clean cozy and quiet
Clean quiet clean and polite Enthusiasm but also have privacy space
Host:
he is a very nice people and give us lots of advice
and she made great breakfast for us everyday
When we arrived he kindly helped me to get us where I lived
The owner is warm-hearted friendly and helpful
The hosts are incredibly hospitable accomodating delicious breakfast every morning
Location:
We also walked to the main strip of Old City in about 5 minutes
The house is near to the park and Saturday market
Sunday night market was near
It's a great location easy to walk to many cafes and temples
This place is real close to shops massage parlors and amazing night food market right around the corner
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7. Home stay at Aoi's (from USD 23)

Aoi’s place will offer you the best homestay ever in her beautiful house, away from the city. This home has a lovely, huge garden with a fish pond, a comfortable bed with high-quality bed linens and a hot shower to wind down from your day. Enjoy beautiful garden views from the patio and the host, who is an amazing cook and can teach you how to cook some traditional Thai dishes.

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8. Beautiful homestay, close to the airport (from USD 16)

Rest like a queen in the cozy air-conditioned rooms of Baitong Homestay, which is 15 minutes from the Chiang Mai International Airport and close to the Chedi Luang Temple. Each unit boasts a cable TV, sitting area, study desk, fridge and an en suite bathroom with a hot shower and towels. The Baitong Homestay is quiet, away from the main tourist area and has an on-site restaurant that serves Thai and German food.

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9. Lotus villa homestay in Chiang Mai (from USD 39)

End your day in this lovely, old, traditional home that is is located in Chiang Mai and within walking distance to the riverside area. The rooms in this homestay are cozy and well decorated with comfortable double beds and a balcony with garden views. You get to enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi and a continental breakfast and, for lunch, there is an onsite restaurant that offers outstanding buffet meals.

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10. Homestay at Trigo's house

Enjoy a grilled brunch on a sunny day under the umbrella, relaxing yoga or some wine under the moonlight, as you live in this sophisticated bed and breakfast. The entire first floor of this beautiful homestay is made up of exquisitely furnished small rooms with a bathroom, toilet and a queen-size bed that includes a comfy mattress and natural latex pillows for a comfortable night’s sleep. The shared convenient kitchen gives you access to an oven, a blender, coffee machines and a microwave.

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Chang Moi, Chang Wat Chiang Mai, Thailand
129 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
: ; ; 100B/KG
Really comfortable bed and a nice bathroom
The bed in YOLO is SUPER comfortable and the AC works great
And for the room it's clean and super comfortable to lay on the bed and sleep For the location
sweet art and murals painted on the walls a large comfortable bedroom private outdoor shower and neat unique furniture around the rest of the house
Cleanliness:
and it had everything I needed
and I was pleasantly surprised by what I got for the price
we are lucky to meet our host))))
Host:
was helpful when we needed her
the host is super sweet
and he was so welcoming and showed us true hospitality
Both host and housekeeper are friendly and warm
very good welcome very friendly and accommodating person without forgetting are little dog too cute
Location:
The house's location is not the center of Chiang mai
Lovely house in a good location
Good location and tasty local restaurants around
Close to center of Chiang mai
Also perfect location Walking distance to shops
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Thai massages, Thai food, beautiful handcrafts, antiques, sacred temples, rich culture and lively nightlife - despite its relatively small size, there is just so much to do in Chiang Mai and we bet you will have the time of your life here.

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All the way from Africa, a tree hugger and constantly dancing to the music in her head, Norah is a young writer with a love for adventure, books, movies and poems. She is still trying to figure out...Read more

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