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Mae Sot Commune

Mae Sot

Located in Mae Sot, Mae Sot Commune features a garden, shared lounge and free WiFi throughout the property. Free private parking is available and the hostel also provides bike hire for guests who want to explore the surrounding area. You will not find anything better for this price! Good communication with the owner

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9.5
Exceptional
2,426 reviews
Price from
$1
per night

Green Sleep Hostel

Chiang Mai Old Town, Chiang Mai

Well situated in the centre of Chiang Mai, Green Sleep Hostel offers air-conditioned rooms, a shared lounge and free WiFi. The property is close to several well-known attractions, 1 km from Chang Puak Market, 1.3 km from Chiang Mai Gate and 1 km from Chang Puak Gate. The accommodation features room service and a tour desk for guests. The staff were AMAZING! Helpful ,kind, funny, did I mention helpful? They were great communicators and helped me with any issue that came up...booking tickets, directions, you name it. It was Very clean, simple Free breakfast with fresh fruit and muesli/corn flakes. It also attracts the best people! Feels like a family there. They even offered a free tarot card reading night.

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9.2
Wonderful
1,170 reviews
Price from
$11
per night

Society House Luxury Hostel

Pai

Situated in Pai, less than 1 km from Pai Bus station, Society House Luxury Hostel features accommodation with a garden, free private parking, a shared lounge and a bar. The property is located 8.9 km from The World War 2 bridge, 8.9 km from Pai Canyon and 4.7 km from Wat Nam Hoo. Tha Pai Hot Spring is 7.9 km away and Pam Bok Waterfall is 10 km from the hostel. Spaceous bunks, clean bathroom.

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9.3
Wonderful
271 reviews
Price from
$12
per night

TarTar & Nay Hostel

Chang Moi, Chiang Mai

Set in Chiang Mai, 700 metres from Chiang Mai Night Bazaar, TarTar & Nay Hostel offers accommodation with free bikes, free private parking, a garden and a shared lounge. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a shared kitchen and room service, along with free WiFi. The hostel provides a terrace and a 24-hour front desk. Food was awesome, and very affordably priced. Host was incredibly kind and attentive.

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9.1
Wonderful
251 reviews
Price from
$8
per night

Mercy Hostel

Chiang Rai

Situated in Chiang Rai, within 600 metres of Clock Tower Chiang Rai and 1.1 km of Chiang Rai Saturday Night Walking Street, Mercy Hostel features accommodation with a shared lounge and free WiFi as well as free private parking for guests who drive. Boasting a sun terrace, this property is located a short distance from Wat Pra Sing and Statue of King Mengrai. The accommodation provides a shared kitchen, a 24-hour front desk and organising tours for guests. Favorite hostel in Thailand ! Good facilities, free fruits all day long, easy to meet new people ! I wish I could have stay longer

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9
Wonderful
185 reviews
Price from
$10
per night

HUG Backpackers

Chiang Mai Old Town, Chiang Mai

Situated conveniently in the centre of Chiang Mai, HUG Backpackers offers air-conditioned rooms, a shared lounge and free WiFi. Popular points of interest nearby include Chedi Luang Temple, Wat Phra Singh and Chiang Mai Gate. The property is non-smoking and is set 400 metres from Chang Puak Gate.

The rooms in the hostel are equipped with a kettle. Featuring a shared bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer, rooms at HUG Backpackers also have a city view. The units feature bed linen. This is one of the best hostels I’ve stayed in in Thailand! Everything was very clean and comfortable, and the atmosphere was very friendly and relaxed. I’ll definitely stay here again!

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9
Wonderful
109 reviews
Price from
$6
per night

467 Chiang Dao

Chiang Dao

Located in Chiang Dao, 37 km from Elephant Nature Park, 467 Chiang Dao provides accommodation with a garden, free private parking, a shared lounge and a terrace. Guests can enjoy mountain views.

Guests at the hostel will be able to enjoy activities in and around Chiang Dao, like cycling. Unique buildings and surrounding environment. A comfy and laid-back place. The owner is nice and welcomes us in person. Gorgeous and open country side view. You can hear the frog sounds all night and birds tweet from the early morning to sunset.

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9
Wonderful
121 reviews
Price from
$21
per night

October Hostel ChiangMai

Nimmanhaemin, Chiang Mai

Set in Chiang Mai, 2.3 km from Chang Puak Market, October Hostel ChiangMai offers accommodation with a shared lounge, free private parking and a terrace. The property is around 2.8 km from Wat Phra Singh, 3.2 km from Chang Puak Gate and 3.2 km from Three Kings Monument. The air-conditioned rooms provide a mountain view and come with a desk and free WiFi. Great Location in nimman area, walking distance to super market like Macro, good restaurants, cafes. I stayed in the dorm also equipped with refrigerator and microwave inside.

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9.3
Wonderful
136 reviews
Price from
$42
per night

T2B Hostel

Chiang Mai Old Town, Chiang Mai

Featuring a shared lounge and a terrace, T2B Hostel is located in the centre of Chiang Mai, 300 metres from Chiang Mai Gate. The property is close to Three Kings Monument, Wat Phra Singh and Chang Puak Gate. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, a shared kitchen and free WiFi. Amazing host, very kind and helpful, great location, walkable distance to anywhere

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9.1
Wonderful
224 reviews
Price from
$8
per night

Bloomin' Moon hostel & cafe, Chiang Mai Old Town

Chiang Mai Old Town, Chiang Mai

Situated in Chiang Mai, 700 metres from Chedi Luang Temple, Bloomin' Moon hostel & cafe, Chiang Mai Old Town features accommodation with a garden, free private parking, a shared lounge and a terrace. Located around less than 1 km from Chiang Mai Gate, the hostel with free WiFi is also a 14-minute walk away from Three Kings Monument. The property is 800 metres from the city centre and 800 metres from Wat Phra Singh. Amazing location, seven 11 is less than a minute walk. There is a mini wat right next to the hostel. The rooms are very nice, bed comfortable and there's enough space to put your stuff. Bathroom is in a good enough condition. I loved the staff, they are young and super friendly, smiley and helpful. When I couldn't make it for the breakfast they would prepare it to go. The breakfast was yummy. Overall I had a very pleasant stay for my first hostel and met some nice girls. The AC wasnt loud at all and it was always cool in the room.

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9.4
Wonderful
149 reviews
Price from
$12
per night

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