Where To Stay In Kanchanaburi: Best Hotels & Airbnbs Under 50 USD - Updated 2021

Where To Stay In Kanchanaburi: Best Hotels & Airbnbs Under 50 USD

Only a few hours drive from Bangkok, Kanchanaburi is a reprieve from the busy city life. Surrounded by mountains and water, it is an outdoor lover’s paradise. Famed for its proximity to many beautiful national parks and the dark history of the Bridge on the River Kwai, you’ll have plenty to keep you occupied. This article will guide you to 10 great hotel & Airbnb accommodations under 50 USD a night per person for a great stay in Kanchanaburi.

1. Good Times Resort (from USD 39)

Located just under two miles from The Bridge on the River Kwai, the Good Times resort is sure to be a good time! Not far from the city center, you’ll have no trouble accessing any sites you want to see and sampling some fine local restaurants. With an outdoor pool and a restaurant onsite, you are sure to have plenty to keep you occupied.

“Excellent staff at the reception as well in the restaurant, clean rooms, great service, thank you for everything!” - Giedre, Lithuania

Good Times Resort

Address: 265/5 Maenam Kwai Rd. Tha Makham , A. Muang

2. Prelude Hotel (from USD 32)

The Prelude Hotel offers a comfortable, colorful stay that the whole family is sure to love! The outdoor pool and spa offer hours of relaxation for any guest and the private balconies boast views over the gardens and pool. There is an onsite restaurant as well as a bakery with tasty coffee. If you’re in the mood for a little karaoke, you can do it right on site in the Prelude Hotel Karaoke rooms. Prelude Hotel is only 1.5 miles from the JEATH War Museum, 3.1 miles from the Bridge on the River Kwai, and .7 miles from the Kanchanaburi bus station.

“Clean spacious room, good internet connection, good clean facilities throughout the hotel, good friendly staff. Location also quite good and only a short drive from the town. ” - Tally, Malta

Prelude Hotel

Address: 168/18 Moo 3, Pak-Prarck, Muang

Room service Ironing service Terrace Fire extinguishers Kid meals Outdoor pool (all year) Designated smoking area Pool/beach towels

3. U Dee Room and Coffee (from USD 21)

U Dee Room and Coffee is a perfect place close to the sights in Kanchanaburi. Only one mile from the Kanchanaburi War Cemetery and a five minute drive from the Bridge, it’s also close to many local restaurants. The rooms in U Dee are bright and airy and offer a private balcony. And of course you have to sample the coffee!

“We stayed one night, travelling through. Great room, good size with good ac. Manager was amazing. We arrived after check in and he came over to let us in. Would definitely recommend.” - Cherie, New Zealand

U Dee Room and Coffee

Address: 295/9 Mae Nam Kwai Road Tambon Tamakam Amphur Muang

Parking WiFi Available Internet services Free WiFi Shops (on site) WiFi available in all areas Free parking Tour desk

4. P.Y. Guest House

P.Y. Guesthouse offers a peaceful step away from the city life while still being close to things like the JEATH War museum. It offers 24 hour desk service, tour booking and help planning as well as some fabulous Thai massages. The property is 2.8 miles from the Bridge on the River Kwai and 2.5 miles from Donrak War Cemetary.

“Very friendly staff. Coffee and tea on arrival. Clean and beautiful room. So many trees. Semi outdoor bathrooms. Helpful staff.” -Pariya, Australia

P.Y. Guest House

Address: 92 Chaichoompon Rd. Soi 3, Baantai, Muang, 71000 Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Price: from 20 USD

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5. Hop Inn Kanchanaburi (from USD 19)

Hop Inn is bright and modern. The rooms offer lots of natural light that make them sparkle and give you an extra boost of energy to start your days. There is an outdoor terrace where you can relax and plan. The property is 2.4 miles from Kanchanaburi War Cemetary and 2.7 miles from the The Bridge on the River Kwai.

“Cleanliness. Everything is as good as it’s advertised, Wi-Fi, cleanliness, air con, hot water and so on. Will definitely come back.” - Oat, Thailand

Hop Inn Kanchanaburi

Address: 360/39 U Thong Road, Pak Phraek, Mueang

Contactless check-in/check-out Parking Face masks for guests available CCTV outside property Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Free parking Non-smoking throughout Physical distancing rules followed

Airbnb Accomodations

6. Yuwadee Home (from 45 USD)

Enjoy an entire apartment just for yourselves when you book Yuwadee Home. This place is spacious and clean with a large kitchen free for your use. Yuwadee Home offers pick up from the train or bus station. It is in a very local area, within walking distance of many of the sights.

Yuwadee Home

Address: Tambon Ban Tai, Chang Wat Kanchanaburi, Thailand (see map)

Price: from 45 USD

7. A&S Residence #1

If you are looking for an accommodation close to the bus station for that early morning trip to Erawan Park or that late night arrival, A&S Residence is an ideal pick. It’s just a few minutes walk to the station. Even though this property isn’t close to the major main tourist sights, it’s still easy to get around, especially with the map provided. There is also a night market within a few minutes walk. A&S Residence is located in a quiet area, with modern rooms and friendly staff.

A&S Residence #1
41 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

8. LKP Apartment (from USD 26)

LKP is located in the heart of Kanchanaburi. Close by, you’ll find Thai shops, street food, restaurants of all varieties, markets and the JEATH War Museum. It’s in an area that will make you feel like a local. The apartment is clean, the WiFi is fast, and the A/C works well! Reception is available to help book tours and transportation, as well as offer suggestions of what to see and do.

LKP Apartment
Tambon Ban Tai, Chang Wat Kanchanaburi, Thailand
24 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of space to put your belongings a bathroom with a powerful shower and comfortable beds
very comfortable apartment that was clean and spacious
this apartment was comfortable clean and just as described
a lovley hotel with very clean modern rooms
clean room with great a/c
the place is clean and the room was exactly as they showed it in the picture
they were so helpful and sweet
the kind man at the front desk offered to have his father drive us there instead
the staff were very helpful and polite going out of their way to organise taxis for us
the staff was very helpful and helped us to book a taxi
we had a great stay and the staff were very helpful in arranging our next day plan
the apartment was also very close to the bus station would recommend to stay there when visiting kanchanaburi
so if you are looking for a good place just to spend the night that's it
all about this place is very nice
if you are looking for a place between the locals this is a great place to stay
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9. Your Cozy Home away from Home (from USD 41)

This Airbnb property really does feel like home away from home. Delicious complimentary breakfasts, help booking activities and recommending restaurants and spotlessly clean rooms all wrapped up in a lively local area within walking distance to the River Kwai Bridge. Bike rentals are also available for the day.

Your Cozy Home away from Home
Tambon Thamakam, Muang District, Kanchanaburi, Thailand
52 reviews
Room in boutique hotel 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
(the free breakfast with access to any coffee tea or ice cream 24/7 is a lovely touch
rooms are spacious and a/c and hot water working perfect will definitely recommend :d
really nice homestay with well-prepared breakfast and really nice english-speaking host
nice and rich breakfast highly recommendedgeorge & marie france belgium
super clean and trendy
room is spotless with nice finishing and touches
the room was absolutely clean and the breakfast was great
the room was very spacious and clean
the house is very clean and you feel good there
khun koo was a very welcoming and kind host
manee the host is brilliant and so helpful
manee was such a wonderful host
manee was one of the most wonderful host we ever met
we absolutely loved this place the staff and the owner were so nice and warm
great location to walk to the river kwai and train
we had nice breakfast and location was also good
close to many restaurants and bars the breakfast was great with option for european or asian styles
also great to catch a local bus to erawan falls
the place is so nice and the complementary breakfast is absolutely delicious
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10. Green View Guesthouse (from USD 13)

A beautiful oasis in the midst of Kanchanaburi city, Green View Guesthouse is cozy and peaceful. The gardens are relaxing and natural. The rooms are comfortable and clean. Green View Guesthouse is only a few seconds off the main road, close to restaurants, nightlife and public transportation.

Green View Guesthouse(Fan Room)
Tamakarm , Chang Wat Kanchanaburi, Thailand
57 reviews
Private room in guesthouse 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was very spacious and there are screen doors and windows to allow safe ventilating
beds were pretty hard to sleep on
upon arrival we got a free bottle of water waiting for us in the room
otherwise beautiful accommodation and a very comfortable sleep
all in all felt very comfortable
clean hot water comfortable
condo was tidy and clean
the room was clean and there are a good selection of towels supplied
it is a serene and quiet environment clean staffs are friendly
the room was clean and the location was quite
the owners are kind and helpful
the host was responsive and helpful
the receptionist was kind and was very helpful during my stay
well mantained and taken care off by very efficient staff helpful but discreet at the same time
very nice hosts they don't speak english but we were still well able to communicate any needs we had
the location is pretty good
great location quiet and affordable
good location though good food nearby
there was a nice park 2 minutes walk away
we really liked the stay especially the quiet and oasis like location
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Enjoy your time in Kanchanaburi

These accommodations are great value in Kanchanaburi for under 50 USD a night. Be sure to check them out when you’re planning your trip!

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