Located just north of Chiang Mai centre, Raya Heritage provides a tranquil retreat, welcoming you home after days exploring. With Lanna architecture and a keen focus on local craftsman, Raya Heritage fully immerses you in culture of North Thailand.
Beautiful contemporary style with lovely local traditional design touches
Tranquil location, set overlooking the River Ping and surrounded by countryside
All suite property with just 33 rooms
Unique cuisine, designed to reflect the many influences on Chiang Mai from Cambodia, Laos and China
With its remote location, surrounded by beautiful countryside, and dedication to promoting traditional Lanna architecture and local artworks, Raya Heritage is ideal for those that are looking for a true sense of place. Even though inextricable Thai, there is a clear modern edge to the property with lovely straight lines, beautiful handmade natural fabrics and a focus on locally sourced pieces from artisans from the North of Thailand.
As a small and boutique property, there are just 38 spacious suites at the hotel which are separated into three categories. Each suite comes complete with an outdoor terrace with some having an additional private pool. Designed with a beautiful, light and airy feel, each room has a contemporary and tranquil atmosphere.
In terms of facilities, the main restaurant, Khu Khao serves an interesting mix of Burmese, Cambodian, Laotian, Yunanese and Mon cuisines and as much as possible, uses produce solely sourced from local sustainable farms. For afternoons relaxing, you can choose from either the Laan Cha tea terrace or Baan Ta lounge. Alongside the dining options, you’ll also find a lovely outdoor swimming pool with views over the river, a gym and lovely spa with a variety of relaxing treatments.
When to visit
Raya Heritage is located just 20 minutes north of Chiang Mai centre surrounded by beautiful countryside and overlooking the River Ping.
A Morning with the Monks
Explore the spiritual side of Northern Thailand, visiting some of Chiang Mai's most sacred sites. Witness the daily alms giving for the monks, take in the views from Wat Doi Suthep and venture into the mysterious tunnels beneath Wat Umong.
Chiang Mai City Temples
This half day tour takes in Chiang Mai's best known and most impressive temples. Accompanied by your own English-speaking guide, learn more about the history of Chiang Mai and northern Thai culture and craftsmanship.
Chiang Mai Night Street Food
No trip to Thailand is complete without sampling some of the country's mouth-watering cuisine. Spend a lively evening in the vibrant Chiang Mai street food market, enjoying the wonderful array of traditional dishes and local delicacies on offer.
Cycling Wiang Khum Kham to Ban Tawai
Venture out into the beautiful Chiang Mai countryside on a bicycle to explore ancient ruins, local villages and the lush landscape. This route offers a lovely way to learn more about northern Thai history, culture and rural lifestyle.
Doi Inthanon Waterfalls Walk
Head out of the city into the lush green countryside for a day of adventure in Doi Inthanon National Park. During this experience you will have the opportunity to meet local hilltribes, try and spot wildlife, and of course take in the beautiful scenery.
Elephant Discovery Camp
Spend the day with three female elephants, learning about the species' behaviour and their relationship with the northern Thai people.