Ruen Tamarind Restaurant

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Tamarind Village

Tamarind Village

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Charming boutique hotel set in the heart of Chiang Mai

Set in the heart of historic Chiang Mai, the chic Tamarind Village is a charming boutique hotel designed in the traditional Lanna style. With just 42 rooms the hotel offers intimate settings for a city break and guest rooms which are simply yet elegantly furnished. All rooms overlook the courtyard gardens and the Tamarind tree which lies at the heart of the complex and from which the hotel has taken its name. Enjoy a selection of classic & northern Thai dishes at the Ruen Tamarind Restaurant, relax in the swimming pool and enjoy a treatment at the spa for a rejuvinating stay.

The Tamarind Village is an oasis of calm and tranquillity, and is a great base from which to explore Chiang Mai being within a short walk of the night bazaars and riverside restaurants. In addition, nearby attractions include temples and the Tha Pae Gate.

  • Cookery classes and cultural activities
  • Walking distance to local attractions
  • Lanna-style boutique hotel with traditionally styled rooms

Hotel Features

Hotel Category

Deluxe

Location Type

City centre

Main Facilities

  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa facilities
  • Wifi

Accommodation Type

  • Authentic
  • Boutique
  • H&J Recommended

Board Basis Options

  • Half Board
  • Bed & Breakfast

For Families

  • Babysitting
Location Highlights

Tamarind Village

  • City centre
  • Within historic Old Chiang Mai
1821 Reviews 94% of travellers recommended this hotel

Traveller ratings

  • Excellent 1276
  • Very Good 426
  • Average 77
  • Poor 30
  • Terrible 12

What to Expect

  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness

Reviews

Dec 12, 2018

Wonderful tranquil hotel

London, United Kingdom

tucked away but in the old city the staff would assist with everything & anything always with a smile. A very peaceful place to stay but within the buzz of the City. Surprised that it was only built 15 years ago in the 'older' style. Very informative village tour of the temples helpful people who could not too much for us!!
Dec 06, 2018

Vegetarian breakfast - lackluster

Overall a lovely small boutique hotel but the breakfast for vegetarians was an utter joke. They dont cater well for vegetarians other than your standard international breakfast such as toast etc. People coming to chiang mai to experience thai breakfast but they had pork fish etc in all the rices, noodles etc so didnt get the full experience during breakfast :( very disappointed with breakfast
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Tamarind Village

Facilities

Tamarind Boutique

The Tamarind Boutique is located just next to the reception area and offers a unique selection of design items, jewelery, clothing and artifacts sourced from around the region.

Village Spa

The Village Spa is a serene sanctuary for guests to relax and be pampered in, offering perfect privacy and tranquility within one of the six treatment rooms. The spa uses only the finest herbal ingredients drawn from the Lanna Thai heritage of natural healing.

Sports & Entertainment

The hotel offers a complimentary daily walking tour of the areas historic sites and offers cultural activities for guests to join such as umbrella painting, flower garland weaving and a hill tribe weaving demonstration, which are available at a supplement.

Swimming Pool

The hotel features a swimming pool lined with sun loungers for your enjoyment.

Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided throughout the Hotel

Tamarind Village

Room Types

Lanna Deluxe

Lanna Deluxe Rooms are more spacious and feature a small balcony or terrace where you can sit and enjoy pleasant courtyard views. Located on the first and second floors all are decorated to a very high standard and feature hand-made lacquer boxes and embroidered tribal caps creating an elegant ambiance found throughout the hotel. In addition, complimentary Wi-Fi is provided for your convenience.

Lanna

Lanna Rooms are located on the first and second floors of the hotel and feature pleasant garden courtyard views. Decorated to a very high standard all feature hand-made lacquer boxes and embroidered tribal cap to create an elegant ambiance whilst complimentary Wi-Fi is provided for your convenience.

Tamarind Village

Food & Drink

Ruen Tamarind Restaurant

Ruen Tamarind Restaurant

Enjoy a variety of mouthwatering Thai and international dishes in the stylish setting of Ruen Tamarind. Dine indoors or outdoors on the pool terrace and take in the ambiance of this cozy cafe-style restaurant. Tamarind Village also boasts a selection of authentic Northern Thai dishes, and a unique menu designed by resident chef.

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