The SpaceUnique Lakeside Stilt-House in Nature 15 km to City
Location: 10 miles or 15 km off city of Chiang Mai, on countryside, in a quiet, secure 7,000 sqm property with natural park-like garden and a few houses.
Private: Wooden stilt-house (1-2 persons) with 2 rooms, 30 sqm, on the upper floor: Bedroom with queen-size bed, ceiling fan, hand-wash basin and urinal; living room with pantry and refrigerator, table and easy chairs, ceiling fan, windows with wide views over the pond and garden. Terraced sitting area under the stilt-house, with pot plants and views to garden and pond.
Shared: External bathroom with hand-wash basin, hot shower, and toilet; kitchen, fully equipped; dining room with wall-fan and with large windows providing nice views to the garden; out-door sitting areas; laundry with washing machine. Garden, most of the 7,000 sqm large garden can be explored and used for recreation. Large natural pond, 7 meters deep, can be used for swimming and boating.
Free: WiFi Internet, accessible in the stilt-house as well as throughout the property. Tap water and electricity. Parking (1 car or 1 motorbike) within the property. Using the boat on the big pond. Using barbecue equipment in the garden.
This unique stilt-house is best suitable for a person or couple who likes nature, tranquility, and an inspiring environment. For handicapped persons, and for children below the age of 12, this home is not suitable. Guest AccessGarden, most of the 7,000 sqm large garden can be explored and used for recreation. Large natural pond, 7 meters deep, can be used for swimming and boating.
The garden comprises a bambusetum (living bamboo collection) of over 200 species. A guided tour can be offered to our guests free-of-charge. Interaction with GuestsThe host lives on the property. He fully respects the privacy of guests. There is little chance to interact with other guests on the property as each guest has his own refuge. The NeighborhoodWe are located just between two rural villages, hence neighborhood is distant. Getting AroundRecommendation: Public transportation is possible from street adjacent to the property. It is cheap but has been experienced inconvenient by some guests. Therefore, you might consider to hire a car, motorbike, scooter, or bicycle. Cars can be best rented at the airport or in the city, motorbikes, scooters, and bicycles best in the eastern area (wider Tha Phae Gate area) of the old city, or at our location. For both, public and private means of transportation, special information is available Online, the link can be sent you upon request, and when having booked the accommodation.
If you arrive in Chiang Mai by flight, the easiest mode of transport is by taxi. Fares vary depending on company, from 500 to 700 Baht, driving time is about 20 to 30 minutes (if not during rush hours).
If you are in the city, you may hire a taxi, song-thaeo or tuk-tuk. Fares might range from 350 to 600 Baht, driving time same.
If you take the regular public transportation by song-thaeo from the city to direction Doi Saket, it's more complicated, but cheap (about 25 Baht + 20 Baht per person), and takes about 1 hour, and we would email you detailed guidelines.
We can also arrange to pick you up by car at the airport, train station, bus station or from any other place in the city. At least 1 day prior notice is requested. Fare is 700 Baht.
When having booked our accommodation, we can email you upon request
- a map and illustrated route description,
- full address in English and Thai,
- geographical coordinates,
- a phone number which a Thai taxi driver (or English speaking driver) should contact to get guided.
Distance to/from the following destinations:
International/Domestic Airport: 23 km or 14 miles;
Train station: 18 km or 11 miles;
Arcade bus station: 15 km or 9 miles;
Next highway (#118): 3.8 km or 2.4 miles;
Center of Chiang Mai: 18 km or 11 miles.
Next little shop (drinks, canned food etc.): 100 meters;
Several food stalls (cooked Thai food), shops (e.g. massage, hairdresser, food): 2 km and 3.5 km;
Markets, small supermarkets, restaurants, banks, shops for nearly everything: 7 km. Other Things to NoteAll our accommodations are for self-catering. Optionally and at charge, we can provide breakfast, and occasionally lunch and dinner. Standard breakfast is 80 THB, special breakfast starts from 100 THB.