De Chai The Colonial Hotel - Chiang Mai

6/3 Thapae Road Soi 4, Tambon Changklan, Amphoe Muang, Chiangmai, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50100  show map
 4 stars
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De Chai The Colonial Hotel - Chiang Mai

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Dining room

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Overview

De Chai The Colonial is a 4-star hotel located in the heart of Chiang Mai. Featuring European architecture, the hotel occupies a 5-story building opened in 2010.

The hotel is 30 minutes' walk away from Wiang Kum Kam. The center of Chiang Mai is 2 km away from the venue.

Shoppers will find a market, a bazaar and shops within a few minutes of the hotel.

Chiang Mai train station is a 20-minute walk away. De Chai The Colonial Hotel is easily accessible from Chiang Mai International airport lying within 5 minutes' drive.

Rooms

De Chai The Colonial Hotel features 40 individual rooms with a beautiful view of the city and such various amenities as climate control, a mini bar, TV with satellite channels, complimentary Wi-Fi and an in-room safe. The rooms offer stylish decor.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the restaurant. The on-site authentic restaurant tempts guests with Thai dishes. Guests can relax in the poolside bar serving refreshing drinks. Wat Chiang Man are a 15-minute walk away, while Ratana Kitchen and Phil's Cafe with assorted dishes are 150 meters from the venue.

Services

The hotel offers car rental services for travelling a historic area.

Relax

Guests will benefit from a spa lounge, a Jacuzzi and a sauna as well as reflex massage and facials.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   40.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Coffee shop

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Paid mini-bar
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out 06:00-12:00 FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 6 years
Extra bed THB 800
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

6/3 Thapae Road Soi 4, Tambon Changklan, Amphoe Muang, Chiangmai, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50100

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City Center
  • Chiang Mai
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Chiang Mai Train Station
    2.3 km
  • Chiang Mai Railway Station
    2.3 km
Restaurants
  • Ratana Kitchen (cuisine: Thai, International, Vegetarian)
    100 m
  • Taste from Heaven Vegetarian Restaurant (cuisine: Vegetarian)
    150 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-12:00 
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    40

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Rooms and availability

Two-Bedroom Room
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    2 persons

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Family Room
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    4 persons

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Family Two-Bedroom Room
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    2 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|Family Room, 2 Bedrooms

De Chai The Colonial Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Vieng-Joom-On Tea House 800 m
  • Naowarat Bridge900 m
  • Chedi Luang Temple900 m
  • Chiang Mai Gate900 m
  • Wat Gate900 m
  • Wat Chiang Man1.0 km
  • Wat Srisupan1.5 km

Places of interest

  • Anusarn Night Market600 m
  • Consulate General of The United States - Chiang Mai800 m
  • Wat Pan Tao800 m
  • Chedi Luang Temple900 m
  • Art in Paradise Chiang Mai1.2 km

Shopping areas

  • Chiang Mai Night Bazaar500 m
  • Sompet Market500 m
  • Warorot Market600 m
  • Warorat Market700 m
  • Sunday Walking Street800 m
  • Chiang Mai Gate Market900 m
  • Saturday Walking Street1.4 km
  • Chang Puak Market1.4 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Tha pae Gate200 m
  • Nakornping Bridge800 m
  • Three Kings Monument900 m
  • Iron Bridge900 m
  • Tourism Authority of Thailand - Chiang Mai Office1.0 km
  • Chang Puak Gate1.3 km
  • The Consulate-General of the People's Republic of China in Chiang Mai1.4 km

Museums

  • City Art & Cultural Centre900 m

Local attractions

  • Mae Ping River2.0 km
    Chiang MaiThailand
  • Tribal Museum2.6 km
    Chang Puak Road, Chiang Mai
  • Wat Umong2.7 km
    135 Moo 10 Suthep, Chiang Mai
  • Elephant Parade House2.3 km
    420/1, Soi 3, Chiang Mai Land Village, Chiang Mai
  • Wat Phra That Doi Suthep2.8 km
    Chiang MaiThailand

Near the hotel

  • Wat Mahawan310 m
    Thapae Road, Chiang Mai
  • Maetang Elephant Park540 m
    35/1 Moonmuang road T. Prasing A. Muang, Chiang Mai
  • Wat Chiang Man660 m
    Ratchaphakhinai Road, Chiang Mai
  • Elephant Nature Park970 m
    209/2 Sridom Chai Road, Chiang Mai
  • Wat Lok Molee410 m
    298/1 Manee Nopparat Road, Chiang Mai
  • Maesa Elephant Camp680 m
    119/9 Tapae Road, Chiang Mai
  • Big Game Fishing Adventure Tour670 m
    143 Loikroh Road, Chiang Mai

Restaurants nearby

  • Ratana Kitchen100 m

    Address: 320-322 Thapae Road
    Phone: 053874173

    65% likes this, based on 127 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai, International, Vegetarian
    Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 4

  • Phil's Cafe150 m

    Address: 227, Thaphae Rd,

    65% likes this, based on 48 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai, English

  • Pizza e Vino220 m

    Address: 27 kotchasarn road
    Phone: 053273928

    74% likes this, based on 146 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Taste from Heaven Vegetarian Restaurant150 m

    Address: Moved and RE-Named
    Phone: +66 (0)53-208803

    60% likes this, based on 189 reviews
    Cuisine: Vegetarian

  • Dada Kafe340 m

    Address: Ratmakka Rd 20/1
    Phone: 053-449718

    83% likes this, based on 548 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai, Asian, Vegetarian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-12:00 
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    40

Hotel Awards

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Best Family Hotels in Thailand

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De Chai The Colonial Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at De Chai The Colonial

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 394 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
9.0
Dining
8.0

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    9.6

    The hotel is a wonderful retreat. The owner was very hands on in it's design and operations and that was very evident from beginning to end. The staff was overly friendly and helpful and accommodated all of our needs and questions. The room was spacious and luxurious with a relaxing feel and an immaculate bed.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Hotel has a very cool rooms with a wonderful distinctive design. All staff very pleasant. There is a quiet location very close to the disturbance of the on Sunday market and also a night market. I enjoyed a lot in this hotel.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    excellent location, close to BAZAR

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    I mostly liked the spaciousness and design of the rooms and friendliness of the staff.

    No Russian language channel (or I failed to find it?). Instead I found myself watching with great enthusiasm a channel with Indian pop music (imagine that!). One needs a helping hand during the first day of stay to find near-by places of interest as the hotel is lost in conglomeration of narrow by-streets. But once you learned your way, you do not need logic to get to the Old City or Night Bazaar. A print out from the Google Maps will not help you, believe me! It's an Asian city!

  • Family with children
    9.6

    everything was perfect

    Dad mentioned he accidentally kicked the protruding bed frames several times, it didn't happen to the rest of us.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The food at the restaurant is very nice and in good price, just around the same price of the road side cafes but better quaity, the size is a bit small though .

    The in room air-conditioner is quite noisy and the wifi is not very stable.

  • Couple
    9.2

    Hotel style is unique simple yet elegant. Staff were very kind and helpful. Hotel location is in a quite area but not far from city. 15 min walk to night bazar. I highly recommend this hotel.

    The hotel restuarant closes early at 9 pm. I think it should close at least by 10 pm.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Very good, value for money hotel with easy access to an excellent night market and airport.

  • Single
    7.4

    it's a mazing place!

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Its a small establishment tucked inside one of the many small side streets. It provides a sense of peace and privacy. Fairly close to the Night Bazaar. If a huge bathroom is your priority, this hotel is for you.

    They have restrictions which were not highlighted on the internet and which may give customers a nasty surprise after they have checked in. This hotel is a totally smoke-free one. There are no "smoking rooms" so to speak. And if you are "caught" having smoked in the room, they levy you with a charge (interpreted as a "fine" by me) of 2000baht. Another restriction that they impose is targeted at single males. You can bring a female companion into your room after you have paid them 800baht. So, where is the logic?

  • Family with children
    9.6

    The hotel and room is very new. The bed is also very soft & comfortable with 6 pillows provided for each bed. The lighting is comfortable. LCD TV in front of the bed. The staffs are very friendly and helpful. One of them volunteered and went out in the rain to the main street to call us a Songthew. Thanks a lot De Chai! Although it is in a small lane on Thapae road, the location is still very good. It is within walking distance to Sunday walking street, Warorot market and the Night Bazaar. However, it can be tougher (but still do-able) to walk with a toddler travelling along. One can grab a tuk-tuk or songthew very easily at the main street. It is closest to the Sunday Walking Street.

    Temperature for the shower in my room cannot be regulated properly. It is either very cold or very hot. However, the shower in the spa works well. We did not complain to the hotel because everything else in the room was perfect. The breakfast choice was limited (but rather satisfying) and I knew about it upfront when I book the room.

  • Single
    8.8

    Nice comfartable room in a central very nice neighbourhood.

    Hotelroomk could have cleaned up the second day though i rented the romm until 18.00 hours.

  • Single
    10.0

    excellent location after initially arrving down a labarenth of small lanes thinking I woiuld nevr find the place again ..... but very easy. Really friendly staff, very clean and well seviced rooms. excellent cheap ariport pickup.

  • Single
    10.0

    I loved thevery attebtuve staff, the location is very quiet which is great and it is also really close to the moated city. You can also walk to the night street markets in about 5 minutes, plus you can get to the river really easily. Would definitely recommend this hotel..

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    What I Like best during my stay...? Everything...! Especially their hotel staffs...they did an excellent job! They r just wonderful, most importantly honesty...! The room, bathroom, the pool & their mini garden of "'Éden''...I'll give them 2 thumbs up a 9.9... definitly we'll be back to De Chai...

    Nothing much...i hope they provide hotel transit from the chiangmai airport.

How to reach hotel

hotel De Chai The Colonial Hotel - Chiang Mai Chiang Mai location
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Hotel Address:

6/3 Thapae Road Soi 4, Tambon Changklan, Amphoe Muang, Chiangmai, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50100

Get directions
City Center
  • Chiang Mai
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Chiang Mai Train Station
    2.3 km
  • Chiang Mai Railway Station
    2.3 km
Restaurants
  • Ratana Kitchen (cuisine: Thai, International, Vegetarian)
    100 m
  • Taste from Heaven Vegetarian Restaurant (cuisine: Vegetarian)
    150 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-12:00 
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    40

Hotel Awards

ThaiHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedChiang MaiDe Chai The Colonial

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Thailand

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