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Chiva-Som

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“aqua aerobics”(9 reviews)
“health resort”(9 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a special place which is hard to match, with many trying to compete. The personal care and treatments are superb and the level of privacy is a luxury. The food is wonderful, real food. The staff are superb. And not a tourist in...More

1  Thank peter b
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Still fantastic. Still works. How can food so yummy be light n healthy n flavourful? Initially we were disappointed by the massages until we learnt they cater to the relax vibe seekers. But upgrades helped in achieving a more therapeutic experience. The abundant group classes...More

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Response from Chiva-Som-Management, General Manager at Chiva-SomResponded 11 December 2017

Dear Mukeeta J, On behalf of Chef Atti and the rest of our team, we thank you for the very positive review. We are very pleased you enjoyed the wellness cuisine, cooking classes and fitness activities. We thank you for the comments on massage. Every...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is one of the best resorts that I have ever stayed. We stayed 3 nights in September, and enjoyed very much on the daily exercise classes, massages and also the good food there. All staffs are polite and helpful. The only drawback is that...More

1  Thank Albert1948
Response from Chiva-Som-Management, General Manager at Chiva-SomResponded 11 December 2017

Dear Albert 1948, Thank you for your positive review and vote of confidence. Please feel free to inquire about different room categories on your next stay. We will shortly be expanding the size of the Thai Pavilions and creating Thai Pavilion Suites with a private...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

Ahhhh....Chiva-Som, brings back wonderful memories of being pampered so well that it was hard to go back to reality and work! Imagine getting up in the mornings and opening your curtains, you are greeted with a garden view of exotic, colourful flowers and a walking...More

2  Thank dennylama
Response from Chiva-Som-Management, General Manager at Chiva-SomResponded 11 December 2017

Dear Dennylema, Thank you for your highly positive comments. We are glad you enjoyed your 3 night healthy break. Although you are perfectly right not to focus on weight alone, we can invite you to request a meeting with our Chef on your next visit...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is my 3rd Visit to Chiva-Som and it gets better each time. As a health retreat it offers a huge array of choices from personal training, to yoga and all the way to balancing mind, body and soul. It is not a place to...More

1  Thank David Z
Response from Chiva-Som-Management, General Manager at Chiva-SomResponded 11 December 2017

Dear David Z, We greatly appreciate you taking the time to write such a lovely comprehensive review. Our team work hard to deliver on all fronts. I will pass on your positive comments on the selection and training of staff as this will encourage our...More

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Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Beachfront
Spa
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
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US$1,242 - US$2,125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$1,242 - US$2,125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Ezline
9 September 2017|
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Response from Chiva-Som-Management | Property representative |
Our Reservations department can assist with information on private flights to Hua Hin or limousine transfers from Bangkok if this is helpful. Feel free to contact us.
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evelynol
1 November 2015|
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Response from Chiva-Som-Management | Property representative |
Hello, three wellness cuisine meals are included per day. There are many options for different diet plans and the ability to cater for those with allergies or those with food intolerance. Juices are extra unless you are on... More
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Chris B
20 April 2015|
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Response from Chiva-Som-Management | Property representative |
Yes, there is complimentary wifi in the guest rooms. Electronic devices are not allowed in the public areas of the hotel so bring a book or enjoy the Chiva-Som library collection.
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"The villas are the best"
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"Anything in the new refurbished floors, and near the pool, and the resort is undergoing more renovations from..."
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"We had ocean view rooms"
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"A choice of spacious garden pavilions or slightly more compact ( mostly recently enhanced ) ocean facing . ."
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