Location The city hotel is situated in Chiang Mai, close to government offices, Chiang Mai University, the main shopping and entertainment area, and the trendy Nimanhemin Road district. Chiang Mai International Airport is approximately 10 km from the conference hotel. Facilities Renovated in 2009, this fashionable luxury hotel offers a level of quality and refinement unsurpassed in Chiang Mai. Decorated in a modern contemporary style with a little touch of Lanna style elements, the air-conditioned hotel offers guests 181 rooms and welcomes them in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities and lift access. Further facilities include a children's playground, kids' club, a cafe, bar, pub and restaurant. Guests may also make use of the conference facilities, WLAN Internet access, room and laundry services and a car park. Rooms All rooms are 45 square metres in size and offer panoramic views. Each has a shower room and separate bathtub with hot tub for guests' comfort as well as many other luxury facilities. These include a double or king-size bed, a direct dial telephone, satellite TV, Internet access, a safe, minibar/fridge, tea and coffee making facilities and individually regulated air conditioning. Guests may also relax on their private balcony or terrace. Sports/Entertainment The hotel's health club is supervised and fully equipped with a hot tub, sauna, steam and offers a range of massages and spa treatments. There is also a 25-metre outdoor infinity lap pool with a pool side snack bar and sun terrace with plenty of green areas and shade where sun loungers and parasols are laid out ready for use. Golfers can pay a visit to Summit Green Valley Golf Club, which is approximately a 25-minute drive from the hotel. Meals There is an elegant and cosy coffee shop offering guests all-day dining, featuring international cuisine in a relaxing atmosphere. The Grill serves luxurious French cuisine and a great selection of steaks, barbecue dishes, and varieties of salad, all accompanied by a great wine list and panoramic views of the famous Doi Suthep. Buffets are served for breakfast and lunch, while lunch and dinner are also available from set menus or a la carte. The hotel also offers all-inclusive packages. Payment American Express, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment. How to get there The hotel is 15 minutes from the airport, 20 minutes from train and bus terminals, and 5 minutes from the city centre.