The What’s Up Guide to the Best Budget Hotels in Chiang Mai – Top 10

Baan Boo Loo offers traditional Lanna-style rooms with mountain and garden views.

Budget hotels in Chiang Mai are available in all the key locations. Visitors can choose establishments close to flagship attractions such as the Night Bazaar and Wat Phra SinghChiang Mai budget hotels generally have bonus facilities like onsite eateries and swimming pools while rooms are mostly equipped with air-conditioners and televisions. Our recommendations for the best budget hotels in Chiang Mai follow.

Last Updated: June 2019

  Old City Area:  99 The Gallery | Anoma Boutique House | Baan Boo Loo | Buri Gallery House Chompor Lanna
  Haiya Area:  Goldenbell Hotel Chiang Mai | Noble House Chiang Mai 
 Thapae Area:  Rompo Boutique | Viang Thapae Resort  

  Chang Phuak Area:  The Opium Serviced Apartment & Hotel Further Reading


Located in the old city, Baan Boo Loo Village is a five-minute walk from the Sunday Walking Street Market and Phra Singh Temple and a 10-minute drive from Chiang Mai International Airport. All rooms come with teak furnishings and Thai fabrics, air-conditioning or fans, kitchens, sitting areas and bathrooms. Massage service is also available…more info & booking    


The Golden Bell Hotel is two kilometres from the city center and, with its convenient location, offers easy access to the city’s must-see destinations. The hotel features free WiFi in all areas, a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, an outdoor pool and a car park…more info & booking    

Find more best rate hotels in Chiang Mai, we recommend you look at  and  They offer a great choice of accommodation at the most competitive prices.


A popular budget hotel, Viang Thapae Resort is located in the Thapae area and 1.7 km from the city center. Chiang Mai Airport is 20 minutes by car. Air conditioned rooms come with LCD screen TVs, free WiFi and bathrooms with showers. There are also recreation facilities such as an outdoor pool, massage services and a garden. There are a restaurant and a bar onsite…more info & booking    


The Opium Serviced Apartment & Hotel is about a 10-minute drive from Chiang Mai Old Town and the famous Sunday Walking Street Market. Chiang Mai International Airport is 20 minutes away and a free one-way airport pick-up is included in the room rate. The Opium features a 24-hour front desk, an outdoor pool, a sun terrace, and free WiFi in all areas. All rooms are equipped with cable flat-screen TVs, microwave ovens, electric kettles, safety deposit boxes and en suite bathrooms with showers. Bicycle rental and laundry services are also available…more info & booking    


99 The Gallery Hotel is a stylish premises in the Old City. It is 1.5kms from Thapae Gate, 10 minutes’ drive from the Night Bazaar and a 15-minute drive to Chiang Mai International Airport. Rooms are equipped with air conditioning, flat-screen TVs, free WiFi, electric kettles, refrigerators and bathrooms. Local restaurants and bars are within easy walking distance…more info & booking    


Hotel Rompo Boutique is located in the heart of the Night Bazaar area. It is a 10-minute drive from Chiang Mai International Airport and five minutes from Warorot Market. The hotel features a 24-hour front desk, a tour desk, free WiFi in public areas and a shuttle service. Rooms are fitted with flat-screen cable TVs, refrigerators and bathrooms with showers…more info & booking    


Buri Gallery House takes style to higher levels and is a favorite among the budget accommodation choices in Chiang Mai. It enjoys a top location only a short walk from Wat Phra Singh and the famous Sunday Walking Street Market. This Lanna style boutique hotel offers rooms with air conditioning, satellite TVs, tea and coffee makers, refrigerators and bathroom with showers. Recreation facilities include an outdoor swimming pool and Thai massage…more info & booking    


Noble House Chiang Mai sits on Wualai Road, and is within convenient distance of the Night Bazaar, the Sunday Walking Street Market and Chiang Mai International Airport. Rooms are well appointed and come with air-conditioning, cable TVs, refrigerators, wardrobes and bathrooms with shower facilities. There are also a 24-hour front desk, a tour desk and laundry services…more info & booking    


Chompor Lanna Hotel sits in the city centre and is just a three-minute walk from the lively Sunday Walking Street Market and a 15-minute drive from Chiang Mai International Airport. The hotel offers rooms with air conditioning, cable TVs, minibars, free WiFi, balconies and bathrooms with showers…more info & booking    


Located in the old city, the famous Sunday Walking Street can be reached on foot from this establishment It is a 10-minute drive from Chiang Mai International Airport. Anoma Boutique House features rooms decorated in a Lanna style with wooden furnishings. All rooms come with air-conditioning, cable TVs and refrigerators. Meals and beverages are served at the Anoma’s coffee house and restaurant…more info & booking