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Sonceboz, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We stayed there 2 nights with my wife and it was OK. we didn't spoke much with the owners, they didn't cared much about us, but they looked fine. The room is pretty small and something (the fridge probably) was doing a terrible noise, like if a truck was in the room, the cooling system was very noisy too, we...

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Nelson BC
Reviewed 13 February 2016

4 nights here. Nothing fancy. Inexpensive. Comfortable room. Lovely hosts. Breakfast next door. Dinner 50 steps away. Temples 2 blocks away-oldest one in Chiang Mai. A little racous at night ,lively, social. This settles eventually and can be drowned out by air conditioner. I would return here in a heartbeat.

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Reviewed 2 February 2016

Great stay at the Brittania for two nights. Hot shower and air conditioning made our stay very comfortable. Room was also very clean. Safe was also nice to have. The owners answered any questions we had and were very kind. Great location close to many of the main sightseeing attractions

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Launceston, Australia
Reviewed 28 January 2016

This is a clean comfortable guesthouse inside the old city but with several noisy bars nearby. We were a bit affronted at the amount of notes around the hotel telling us they would not keep our luggage for free if we didn't book a tour with them, and it would cost money to open our safe if we had a...

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KL
Reviewed 19 January 2016

One thing that really pissed me off was the guesthouse owners told me and my wife to check out 1hour before the actual time i.e.12.00pm. In every hotel and guesthouse that I have stayed, never have I been asked to check out early. This is because ( I suspected) that we didn't take their tours; even as we left, not...

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Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

This place is definitely the cleanest place I stayed at in the 'soi 9' area. No breakfast unfortunately , which made the place a little pricey compared to other guest houses in the area. (~850bht). However , you get what you pay for. the 300bht places nearby are dirtier , noisier , and have very uncomfortable beds.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

We have stayed in many places in Thailand from 5 star hotels to 0 star guesthouses, but the britannia has to be one of the best places we have ever stayed. This is in no small part down to the lovely owners and staff who always give their guest a great welcome. They are so friendly, helpful and the perfect...

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Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

I spent a week in Chiang Mai and had my room at the Britannia. I just can recommend this guesthouse. The owners and their staff are so friendly, helpful and awesome. The rooms are clean and comfortable. I really felt like a part of a family somehow. Thank you so much for everything, I really enjoyed my stay at your...

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Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

I had everything I could ask for the staff were very friendly and the owners were very helpful and even arranged my laundry and also recommended and booked my tours,the room was air conditioning and a fan and very clean and sheets and water were changed regularly I would highly recommend here if you want to stay in the old...

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Panguipulli, Chile
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

The hotel was nice, super clean, and walking distance from most highlights. But the best are the owners, who receive you in their hotel with open arms and help you arrange activities. We booked either a zip line and a elephant camp day trip through the hotel, both were excellent. Besides, its close to 3 bars, and a range of...

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ALWAYS CLEAN ALWAYS TIDY ALWAYS FRIENDLYYou can find the Britannia Chiang Mai at the north eastern corner of the old city on Soi 9, off Moonmuang Road.Situated near the intersection of Soi 9 and Sriphum Soi 1, The Britannia is squarely within a popular area for travellers and is well serviced with local bars and restaurants along with travel agents, Thai therapeutic massage and local laundry services. Just a short walk away you can find banking, postal facilities, local superettes, the ever popular street food vendors along Moonmuang Road and also the Sunday night market at Tha Pae Gate.The Britannia is not just another guest house but more a Mini Hotel, where you can enjoy some of the comforts of a hotel at guest house prices, yet retain the atmosphere usually enjoyed with family and friends.We are here to serve, which means we take care of your home comforts along with assistance to find your way around Chiang Mai and to gain access to the many attractions and tours that make this city such a popular destination for travellers to Thailand. Our aim is to help you find the best possible value for your chosen activities.So no matter if you are just looking to immerse yourself in the spirit of Chiang Mai, or party it up with the vibrant night life, let The Britannia and is friendly staff help make your stay possibly the best holiday you have ever had ... more   less 

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Address: 27/3-4 Moonmaung Soi 9 | Old City, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Chiang Mai Province > Chiang Mai
Price Range: $18 - $31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Britannia 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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“All rooms are slightly different. Some have A/C, some A/C and fans, some fans only. Either suited me. There are a couple rooms that do not have fridges. The only negative I can see.”
robertsT5510SY, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you have a lot of luggage book the rooms on the second floor, not higher =)”
412ilyai, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Front-facing rooms have a balcony.”
Martin327, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs have good views,I would like to stay at the rear for a green view”
dabarnes908, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a balcony. It faces the street so you could watch people who walk by.”
, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
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