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  • Excellent66%
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

my second review about Banilah : each time I come to Chiang Mai I stay there. my home away from home. good price, bicycles included, great location in Santitham area ( north west of the old city, 10 min to the old city 10 min...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

A good hostel completely runt by woman. The location is just outside the old city centre 10 minutes by bike (which they provide for free). The staff is very kind and helpful as well, they show the secrets of the neighborhood regarding good food. The...More

Thank Myr0802
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

As a young solo traveller I was worrying a little about where to stay in a new city. Hostel? Hotel? Guesthouse? I settled on banilah, and overall I am glad I did. I had a private room, and the staff was incredibly nice and helpful!...More

Thank BrandiniNicole
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I stayed in this hotel for a couple of nights. The lady at the reception was really very helpful and gave lots of tips and explained how to get around the city. She also booked day trips and called for taxis. The room was big...More

Thank Upa6
Reviewed 6 March 2017

My first time staying at Banilah was last January/February/March. It's so fantastic -- at this price point -- that I recommend it in my article on Chiang Mai for Bicycling Magazine. I'm a travel writer so I've stayed at hundreds of properties and Banilah has...More

Thank Katie J
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US$11 - US$22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Karey2016
26 March 2016|
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Response from Veronan186 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there was 2x 7/elevens about a 2min walk or less away, when we went in December.
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Chad K
18 November 2014|
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Response from J-CNX | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The best way would be a red taxi. Do not pay anything more than 40 baht or 50 baht max if you are generous.
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"Pick a A/C Room, speak to staff they will help with everything you need."
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"I started using the AC in late February. If you book after mid-February, get a room with AC if you can:)"
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"Choose a higher floor as it was a little noisy in the morning."
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"the second floor rooms are more silent."
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