The What’s Up Guide to the Best Places to Stay in Mae Sai and Doi Tung

Chour Palace Hotel, Mae Sai.

Mae Sai is a popular place for overnight stays when in this region of Northern Thailand. The town provides convenience when hopping over the border into Myanmar as well as for trips to Doi Mae Salong and the Golden Triangle at Sop Ruak. The choice of hotels in the town and on access roads to the nearby hillstation of Doi Tung is quite extensive. The hotels listed below are the top choices based on reviews by previous guests.

Last Updated: September 2018


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BEST PLACES TO STAY IN MAE SAI 

 Chour Palace Hotel 
Located on Phahonyothin Road and just one kilometre from the bridge to Myanmar, the Chour Palace is easy to find. A modern hotel, the Chour Palace provides guests with fine dining at the Buakaew Restaurant, lift access to rooms, free car parking and laundry services. Spacious rooms boast conveniences such as WiFi, TVs and air-conditioning plus a décor with polished woods and traditional Thai bed linens and artworks…more info & booking     

 Piyaporn Pavilion Hotel 
The Piyaporn Pavilion is situated on a side road off Phahonyothin Road and close to the main shopping markets on the Thai side of the border. This hotel is large and features a fusion of Asian and Western architecture. Rooms are colourful and offer bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, televisions and air-conditioning. Lifts, car parking, a laundry, left luggage and an onsite eatery are the key amenities at the Piyaporn…more info & booking    

 Wanliya Resort 
The Wanliya Resort is one of the few accommodation choices in Mae Sai with a swimming pool. A collection of double and family rooms and bungalows are suitable for different sized groups. The rooms are fitted with TVs, air-conditioners, refrigerators and sofas and offer free internet access. Breakfast and drinks are available at the Wanliya’s restaurant. An outdoor seating area and a car park round off the facilities at this hotel. The Wanliya is four kilometres from the border…more info & booking    

 Navy Home Hotel 
The Navy Home Hotel is on Phahonyothin Road and a minute’s walk from the Chour Palace. A spacious reception area doubles as a bar and is decorated with military memorabilia. Rooms are air-conditioned and have satellite television, WiFi and refrigerators. Breakfast and limited car parking onsite is available with additional on-street parking immediately outside the hotel…more info & booking    

 Maekhong Delta Boutique Hotel 
The Maekhong Delta is on Phahonyothin Road too, but the bus station and Lotus Superstore end of town. Rooms at this hotel are tastefully furnished with lots of polished timber as well as bedding and curtains created from premium cloths. WiFi, TVs and air-conditioning are the chief in-room facilities. Larger rooms have king-sized beds and balconies. Guests will enjoy amenities which include a restaurant-bar with live musicians, tour reservations services, left luggage and lift access to rooms…more info & booking  

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BEST PLACES TO STAY IN DOI TUNG

 Doi Tung View Resort 
The Doi Tung View Resort is close to Phahonyothin Road and the access roads for Doi Tung. Although this resort is 10kms away from Doi Tung’s attractions it is a convenient base from which to get there as well as to Mae Sai and the Golden Triangle. The resort is a mix of homely bungalows and villas with amenities like satellite TVs, air-conditioners, hair-dryers and mini-bars. Nicely-kept gardens, a bar and a restaurant make the Doi Tung View a comfortable resort to stay at…more info & booking    

 Poonyamantra Resort 
The Poonyamantra is another prime holiday resort on the lower slopes of Doi Tung and fairly close to Phahonyothin Road. It hosts a collection of superior rooms and villas. Guest amenities are a swimming pool, a fitness centre, function halls for up to 300 attendees, tour reservations and massage services. All accommodation units boast balconies with seating, mini-bars, satellite television and WiFi connectivity…more info & booking    

 Pangsarapee Resort 
Pangsarapee Resort provides guests with budget-friendly bungalows on the route out to Doi Tung. The emphasis here is on the use of natural products. Bamboo slat walls, rattan furniture and timber are everywhere. The light and airy bungalows feature private bathrooms, refrigerators, television and WiFi. Spacious gardens and a restaurant are other attractions at the Pangsarapee…more info & booking  

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