Anantara Chiang Mai Resort
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Located in within the city, Anantara Chiang Mai (formerly the Chedi) stylishly combines a resort feel with a prime location. It is in the heart of beautiful scenery and traditional culture and a stone's throw from the bustle of the night markets.
At a Glance
Central location in Chiang Mai and just a short walk from the night market
82 stylish rooms and suites
Stunning pool overlooking the Mae Ping River
Lovely spa that is ideal to come back to after a busy day out and about
Complimentary minibar for guests staying in the Club Suite
The restaurant is housed in the former British consulate and it is over 100 years old.Scott Dunn team
I loved how the Anantara Chiang Mai was so close to the center of town, it made visiting the night market and other attractions so easy, yet was such a stylish and peaceful retreat to go back to.Victoria Hogg
Take advantage of your close proximity to the night market, which is a unique experience and a fantastic way to soak up the culture of the city.Sarah Rowan
Whatever happens - be adventurous and try their amazing Thai wine. Developed in the winery outside Hua Hin, Monsoon Valley is a stunning light and totally enjoyable white wine.Jules Maury
You must ensure to swim in the pool as the light goes. An evening cocktail while drying off is also advised!Scott Dunn team
To start planning your vacation to Anantara Chiang Mai Resort
Located on the banks of the Mae Ping River, the Anantara Chiang Mai takes a contemporary approach to design and is among the most elegant and stylish of hotels in Northern Thailand. Add to this the gentle, unobtrusive but impeccable service and a superb restaurant specializing in innovative Northern Thai cuisine, and you have a slick city retreat.
Each room and suite at Anantara Chiang Mai has a minimalist décor with teak furnishings, open plan bathrooms and balconies offering incredible views of the river and mountains. The luxurious suites are twice the size of the deluxe rooms, with a comfy seating area and exclusive club service inclusive of a complimentary mini bar.
The resort has a delightful riverside pool where you can enjoy some rest and relaxation time. This pool is only open to guests aged 12 or older. For families with children under 12, there is a lovely rooftop pool in the resort's Serviced Suites building over the road. There are also plenty of sporting facilities such as aerobics classes and a Muay Thai boxing class. You can also learn how to give a Thai massage or even how to artfully carve fruit to impress at a dinner party upon return.
The central location of Anantara Chiang Mai makes the surrounding area easy to explore and there are endless activities such as elephant experiences, fascinating hill tribe visits or specialist cooking schools.
The rooms and suites at Anantara Chiang Mai have contemporary Asian design, central courtyards and large balconies with breathtaking views. The Deluxe Rooms have a private courtyard leading to a spacious bedroom, a large open plan bathroom and sizeable balcony with river or mountain views. The Club Suites have living areas for lounging and dining and the balconies are perfect for al fresco entertaining. Club guests have a range of complimentary extras and lounge use.
|Deluxe Garden View Room||
50 sqm, balcony with double day bed, table and chairs, king or twin bed, bathroom with a rain shower and deep terrazzo bathtub.
|Deluxe River View Room||
50 sqm, balcony with double daybed, table and chairs, views of the river, king or twin bed, bathroom with a rain shower and deep terrazzo bathtub.
|Kasara Garden View Suite||
105 sqm, balcony with a double daybed, table and chairs, king or twin beds, open plan bathroom with a rain shower and deep terrazzo bathtub, dining area, indoor daybed, club benefits.
|Kasara River View Suite||
105sqm, balcony with double daybed, table and chairs, king or twin beds, large open plan bathroom with a rain shower and deep terrazzo bathtub, dining room, indoor daybed, club benefits.
Children are very welcome at the Anantara Chiang Mai and the hotel can provide car seats for transfers, children's menus and DVDs and baby equipment such as cots, high chairs etc. Babysitting is also available.
The Anantara Chiang Mai's main restaurant is set in a split level colonial house and serves authentic fresh Thai and Asian cuisine. The Terrace Bar and Lobby Bar are also both great venues for drinks and snacks. They also have The Service 1921 Restaurant and Bar, inspired by the colonial house, built in 1915. Suite guests have access to the Club Lounge where breakfast, evening cocktails and canapés are served on a complimentary basis. The hotel has a beautiful riverside swimming pool, which is only open to guests aged 12 or over. For families with children under 12, there is a wonderful rooftop pool in the resort's Serviced Suites building over the road. There is also wonderful spa with a diverse range of healing traditions and a fitness club with a yoga and tai chi room.
The Anantara Chiang Mai is so well located for all the extensive activities this area has to offer including elephant experiences, rafting, private sunset river cruises, night bazaars, markets and even Thai boxing.
Location & Directions
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Anantara Chiang Mai is on Charoenprathet Road,set on the banks of the Mae Ping River in the heart of Chiang Mai, North Thailand.
When to go
The best time to visit Chiang Mai is between October and April. The monsoon season traditionally begins in May and lasts through to October, with July to September usually being the time of heaviest rain. The hottest month is April, when temperatures can hit the 40s. The cooler months of November to January will be a good time to travel if you don't like the heat, with the average day temperature slightly below 30°C.