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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the private double room for one night. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. Even gave us free natural mosquito spray made from eucalyptus. They do a fantastic breakfast of banana pancakes which the owner had ready for us at 7am! Yes it's a little noisy at night; frogs, insects, etc but that's all part of the... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2013 via mobile

This wooden house makes for a very attractive and welcoming hotel. The host family is sincere and eager to help. Unfortunately, the floors are quite creaky and the walls are quite thin. This makes it easy to hear everything that is said and done in the common area and the neighboring rooms. Additionally, and more frustrating is the fact that... More 

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Thank dmhc10
Harpenden, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2013

We booked a 2 night stay 3 months in advance which was confirmed back to us by the Sabai Garden. We arrived at 11am on the day of our reservation, to be informed by the owner she had cancelled our reservation and several days earlier had let our room to somebody else. We got no apology except for a statement... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2013

This is a gorgeous old teak house set in a lovely garden. I can tell you concrete details, like they provide you with a light bathrobe and pajamas to encourage relaxation, and there is a beautiful verandah with axe pillows for lounging, and it is away from the noisy chaos just outside of Tha Pae Gate, but it won't really... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed 17 March 2013

Sabai Garden is an absolutely lovely place to stay, despite all efforts of the owners to sabotage the great thing they've got going. Pros: It is centrally located but quite, and the "cocktail car" directly across the street was especially great. There's also a pretty garden, as the name suggests, where you can sit outside to enjoy breakfast or just... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2013

The place is a repurposed old teak wood Thai house, only has space for a few guests. Shared bathroom and a ceiling fan for cooling, but, it`s the sort of experience I wanted. Super friendly and cozy and a pleasure to stay there. Great atmosphere, great price and great location.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2012

When I went out from the Sabai Garden, the owner asked me to leave the lock open so the staff could clean my room easily. I said OK and did so. After I came back, I found the room still unlocked after 12 hours of my absence.They use padlocks so everyone there was able to see my room was unlocked.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 March 2012

We stayed at Sabai Garden for 5 days in February 2012. It is a very beautiful traditional thai house with 5-6 rooms and shared bathroom; it looked like the owner's family old house with a lot of thai culture on display. the garden is amazing and very peaceful and the owner is extremaly nice...so nice she let us keeping our... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2012

I came into town late and my first choice from the travel book was full; I'm glad though I stayed here instead. It is an authentic Thai teak wood house - very atmospheric and cozy. They even provided bathrobes, and there are lots of other nice touches in the room that make you feel at home. The owner is super-friendly... More 

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Thank MintFlip
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2011

Nice and comfortable guesthouse with beautiful garden. Owner Vicky is very friendly and helpfull. Rooms are lovely, with homey touches like slippers and bathrobes. Free wifi and great food. I can recommend the herbal tea. If you're looking for a relaxing place to stay in Chian Mai: this is it!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Sabai Garden

Address: 36 Ratchapakinai Rd. | Chiangmai Market Gate, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Chiang Mai Province > Chiang Mai
Number of rooms: 5
Hotel Style:
#43 Spa Hotel in Chiang Mai
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“Only 5 rooms in total, so, look at all the free ones and pick your favourite.”
 of 5 bubbles AdamL798, 14 Jan 2013 | Read review
“There is an auto-repair shop in front of the hotel. Back side room may be close to restrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 5john, 14 Mar 2012 | Read review
“Choose the rooms overlooking teh back garden as it can be a bit noisy on the main road during w/e.”
 of 5 bubbles Sero76, 4 Mar 2012 | Read review
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