The town doesn’t burst with places to stay, so luckily most of the available options are very good indeed.
Opened in 2012 in a thoughtfully restored French-Indochinese brick-and-cement building, the homely Baan Ing Oon filled a big void left by the closure of the old (and much loved by Travelfish) Niyana Guesthouse. After passing through a relaxing ground floor where breakfast is served to a few wooden tables, guests take off their shoes before climbing a beautiful set of varnished wood stairs. Rooms... Read our full review of Baan Ing Oon.
That Phanom Place (also called Na That Phanom Place) has well-kept and spacious rooms filling out a long and bright two-storey building just southwest of the Phra That off Highway 212. Accessed by a ground-floor hall or stairway behind an airy reception area with a few exercise machines, rooms come with firm king-size (or two twin) beds, widescreen LCD TVs, free WiFi, fridges and modern wet... Read our full review of That Phanom Place.
Fronted by a small restaurant on the riverfront road, the Sakaa Song is a charming family-run spot with half a dozen dark-wood Thai-style bungalows placed around a small car park across from the river. We found the rooms clean and better equipped than expected, with wall-mounted LCD TVs, air-con and hot water in sharp bathrooms. Double mattresses are set up on the floor in the cramped bedroom... Read our full review of Sakaa Song Homestay.
Set along a fairly long stretch of the riverfront, the Riverview is the only property in town that could really be called a full-on hotel, as opposed to a guesthouse or homestay. Though lacking the character of the more homely options, it’s a solid hotel with welcoming reception staff and a restaurant, karaoke bar, car park, complimentary breakfast and bicycles for guests. Rooms come in three... Read our full review of That Phanom Riverview Hotel.
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