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Centre of the Universe

208 / 9 - 10, Moo 1, Tambon Chang Phuak Soi 4a Mae Khua Mung Road, Chang Khian Village, Chiang Mai 50300 Thailand See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Nestled in the foothills of Doi Suthep mountain range, and surrounded by orchards, the Centre of the Universe is the perfect place to stay and swim in a salt water pool in Chiang Mai. We offer the following services:- More accommodation; swimming club membership for Chiang Mai residents; temporary membership for tourists and visitors; swimming lessons; licensed tour guide; birding tours for resident guests. There are three detached Thai-style bungalows set in two acres of secluded gardens, with free access to our half-Olympic sized salt water pool The main pool is 25 metres long x 16 metres wide. It is 1 metre deep at the shallow end and 1.6 metres deep at the opposite end. The swimming pool is open 7:00 am until 7:00 pm 7 days a week for 355 days of the year. For a list of scheduled closures click the tab “Pool Hours and Entrance Fees” Temporary club membership is offered to those staying in hotels, guest houses, and other accommodation without a swimming pool. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Thailand > Chiang Mai Province > Chiang Mai
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208 / 9 - 10, Moo 1, Tambon Chang Phuak Soi 4a Mae Khua Mung Road, Chang Khian Village, Chiang Mai 50300 Thailand
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Chiang Mai Intl Airport3 mi
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I stayed here with a friend for nearly 3 weeks We each had our own bungalow, in the gardens Amazing swimming pool which is used by locals in the know Good breakfast in lovely tropical dining area All meals served if you want The most...More

Thank Phetita
Response from natadorcnx, Owner at Centre of the UniverseResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review for giving us a 5 star rating. We look forward to welcoming you again when you return to Chiang Mai next year!

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed in a boutique hotel inside the walls of Chiang mai and wanted an afternoon by a pool. The grab taxi cost 80 baht each way and the pool was perfect and it had large spacious showers and changing rooms. There were only 5...More

Thank BradBourbon
Response from natadorcnx, Owner at Centre of the UniverseResponded 4 June 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to write a review of our swimming pool and for giving us a 5 star rating..

Reviewed 3 March 2018

The COTU is a swim club with a large lap pool and three bungalows onsite. We stayed for 3 nights and enjoyed ourselves very much. COTU is away from the old city and is quieter and less hectic. It's a bit out of the way...More

Thank JackieM3196
Response from natadorcnx, General Manager at Centre of the UniverseResponded 5 April 2018

Many thanks for the five star review! I apologise for the time lapse before responding to your review as it was only today that Tripadvisor advised me you had written an assessment of our accommodation and service. Since you stayed with us, we now offer...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018

If you like a beautiful, relaxing environment with a gorgeous 25 meter pool, this is it. There are only three bungalows, but they are very comfortable and clean. There is good food available, although the menu is limited. But it's fine for a relaxing day...More

Thank gbear_in_Thailand
Response from natadorcnx, Manager at Centre of the UniverseResponded 14 January 2018

Thank you, "gbear_in_Thailand" for the 5 star review. We're obviously doing something right for you to elect to return here for two years running! In fact, the majority of our guests are repeat customers, and, with bookings for the last three months of this year...More

Reviewed 8 May 2017

So I was staying at a condo around the corner and was told about this pool. When I checked out their website, I saw that they also offered swimming classes for adults and children. I have never been happy with my "ugly" swim so I...More

Thank JoaMShanghai
Response from natadorcnx, Director of Operations at Centre of the UniverseResponded 14 September 2017

Thank you for review, which I have passed on to our swim coach.

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"There are only three, but they're all equally nice"
9 Jan 2018
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"It is close to Nimanhamin area, 10 min cycle ride!"
19 Aug 2015
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"Check out the garden studios to choose the best one."
28 Dec 2012
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"Cannot say anything about their rooms, as I did not stay there."
9 Mar 2012
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