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where to stay while in chiang mai

  • lorna123

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    21st October, 2010
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    Hi i know similar posts have been posted where to stay while in chiang mai old town or river? Any suggestions budget/flashpacker range not to far from the main sites cheers lorna ps going next week!!

    #1 Posted: 4/2/2011 - 06:36

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  • exacto

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    hi lorna,

    i'm a fan of the old town, near the tha pae gate or over in the moon muang soi 6-ish area. even as an older, flashpacker type, i like the greater variety of places to stay, spots to eat or grab a drink, etc.

    a favorite place on my last few visits has been CM Blue house, but the place run by Captain Bob's sweetie (Ginny Guest House?) sounds great to me too and i have big plans to drop by there for a room and a beer or three on my next trip. (Bob is far too modest to mention it, which is why i brought it up here.)

    there are stacks of rooms all over the city, so you could always just grab something for the first night and then have a look around that evening and the next morning to see what fits your needs. have a great time. cheers.

    #2 Posted: 4/2/2011 - 12:27

  • lorna123

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    21st October, 2010
    Posts: 19

    Sounds good thanks for the tips cheers lorna. ps is pai worth a look too?

    #3 Posted: 4/2/2011 - 20:10

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