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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

The guest house is very well located near by lots of massage schools food vendors, laundry , the area is simply lovely because it is like a real village The rooms are confortable and the price is very affordable, I managed to get a discount when I got there \ because I stayed 15 days so instead of getting the... More 

2 Thank seasunstar
Victoria, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2014

I didn't lock up my bag when I went out for breakfast one morning (30min), and while I was gone, my cash was stolen right out of my bag. Nothing else was taken, but you can't trust your things to be safe here, even for 30min. It mustve been staff or someone with a key since the room was locked... More 

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Melvindale, Michigan
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2013

Somehow I missed the bad reviews but maybe I just wasn't looking for them. I am currently staying at the Wa Lai House and have been here for 2 weeks. Our first morning at this place our ac stopped working but was quickly fixed once we learned how to operate it ourselves. These units are different from the ones we... More 

3 Thank Andrea B
Sydney, Australia
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390 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2013

Located in the Chang puak area, which is ok, fairly quiet but you will still hear some traffic noise, it takes 10-15 minutes to walk to the main shopping mall Kad suan Kaew. The guesthouse is basic and clean and the rooms are good size with plenty of natural light but management dont really care for there visitors, i was... More 

3 Thank sja74
Oakland, California
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75 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2012

If you're looking for a place to stay in Chiang Mai that is well outside of the tourist ghetto, look no further. Wa Lai House is a great family owned business in a quiet neighborhood just north of the moat. It only takes a few minutes to walk into the center of town and even faster if you use a... More 

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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2012

I've stayed there for months, always come back here, they are probably drawbacks as in the negative comments and it is not as lively than a few years ago mainly because they shut reception at 8 now! But the owner Aun and the receptionist Ann are very lively and welcoming, mainly long term thai massage student stay there and other... More 

1 Thank jmv38
Paris, France
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39 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2012

We have stayed at Walai House in March 2010 and we loved it! 6 minutes from the airport by motorbike/car. All rooms, the yard, the hall and kitchen are very simple but nice, it feels like home. there is a parking for motorbike in front of the hotel. For me the price was a bit overpriced. Nice girls on the... More 

1 Thank NNaama
Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2012

This guesthouse is NOT on Singharat Road! It is on Santisuk Road, Soi 3, northwest of the old city in Chiang Mai. Travelocity: do not delete this review until the address and map have been corrected! Thank you.

1 Thank Bryan T
Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2011

Pros: Friendly staff, good sized room, affordable, TV, aircon, nice shower, they let you use the refrigerator in the lounge. Near a great yoga studio! Cons: Smelly bathroom, room did not have particularly nice decor, no refrigerator in the room, location is not central at all. Far from the old city. We ended up leaving to go to a place... More 

Thank Johanna W
Avon, Colorado
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2011

i am looking foward to returning to thailand this fall to continue my tahi massage studies and staying for another month at wa lai house. aun and ann quickly become more that just hosts to us. they truly care about making your stay as wonderful and memorible as possible. a short 2 block walk to ITM makes is a great... More 

1 Thank christylea23

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Additional Information about Wa Lai Guesthouse

Address: 29/3 Singharat Rd., Sri Phom, Muang, Chiang Mai 50200 | T. Changpuek, A. Muang, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Chiang Mai Province > Chiang Mai
Price Range: $14 - $17 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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