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Bodhi Serene Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
The Bodhi Serene is located within the old city walls of down town Chiang Mai surrounded by many ancient temples and is a mere 20 minutes from the airport, train station as well as the bus terminal. It is also visually and architecturally stunning with exotic Lanna style influenced by Chinese designs. There are only 38 rooms to offer most of which overlooks our central courtyard area with a tropical garden and waterfall.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Centrally Located
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When it was built 1st, it probably was one of the best in Chiang Mai. But since then if I was to use an analogy and say that if this hotel was a man then he'd be known as that once good looking man who now has put on an ugly pot belly, doesnt shave and seldom bathes.
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Location excellent in the old town. Not too big and well laid out with relaxing gardens and pool. Room comfortable, cool, spacious, well equipped, clean, every thing works! Breakfast copious and good. Staff friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Will come again.
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The Bodhi Serene Hotel offers warm service in a great central location. The hotel is not brand new: a bit of wear may show in the wooden floors or your room for instance. But this also adds to the charm and character of a hotel that avoids being bland and sterile. If the hotel
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Response from Monkorn U, Director of Sales at Bodhi Serene Hotel
Responded 2 days ago
Wow! Thank you so much for this excellent review of the Bodhi Serene! We are so delighted that you've enjoyed your stay with us.
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Attractive and peaceful hotel in good location in old city. Staff seemed a little awkward and inexperienced/lacking initiative but the in house tour operator was friendly and helpful. Breakfast selection was a little limited and some fans in the outdoor eating area would be very
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Response from Monkorn U, Director of Sales at Bodhi Serene Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you very much for sharing your review with us. We will definitely look into the issue of staff attentiveness. We just took in a few new recruits so it may take a little while for them to get accustomed to the service standard requirements of the hotel.
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Enjoyed our stay. Staff was warm and helpful. Nice common areas for reading and relaxation. Rooms were clean and comfortable. We liked it so much we stayed an extra week. Foolishly left something valuable behind when changing rooms and the made brought it to us immediately.
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Response from Monkorn U, Director of Sales at Bodhi Serene Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Your review has made my day! It is so good to hear that you've enjoyed your stay so much so that you extended your stay for a whole week! That means a lot to us!
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The One Bedroom Suite at the Bodhi Serene Hotel
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The Deluxe Room at the Bodhi Serene Hotel
View from balcony
Nice rooms at the Bodhi Serene
Please be informed Deluxe room (40 Sqm.) come with the balcony garden view and big bathtub and Premium room (40 Sqm.) located on the new wing access to the pool with balcony (out site hotel view) and small bathtub.
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We were there in April and did not need them. This is wonderful hotel. I highly recommend.
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WiFi, yes. Not sure about the shuttle as we rented a Jeep.
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Dear Janet M, Greetings from Bodhi Serene Chiang Mai hotel. Thank you very much for your interest in our hotel. We are pleased to offer special room rates as details below; Superior (King e/Twin beds 25 sqm and 32 sqm) 3,600 baht/room/night (The above rate is net, inclusive of VAT, service charge, internet access, breakfast and one-way airport transfer out from hotel to airport) Note 1: Free WIFI is available in the hotel room and hotel area. (laptops are not provided.) Note 2 : Reservation must be guaranteed with a credit card OR deposit. Note 3 : Children who are under 4 years of age OR younger will not be charged for sharing the same room as the parent(s)subject to the existing bedding arrangement of a maximum of 2 adults and 1 child to a room. Children who are above 5-11 years of age will be charged at THB700 and children who are above 12 years of age shall be considered adults THB1,200.for purpose of all reservations and payment. Note 4 :For more transfer than 1 trips from Chiang Mai airport can be arranged at THB250/one way rate :TOYOTA Van. : Please inform us of the flight details Note 5 :Check in time at 14.00 Hrs. and Check out time at 12.00 Hrs. Note 6 :Confirmed booking will only be held until 18.00 Hrs.on the day of arrival, after which the room will be subjected to availability unless otherwise stated. Please kindly confirm with us again if the extra bed is required. *** Please note that No Show or Cancellation, without advanced notice(within 48 hours),a one night charge will be applied for each room in event of a non-arrival on the day*** ***Please return to us by either E-mail or Fax (+66 53 903 901) of your acceptance together with credit card number (VISA or MASTER CARD ONLY) and the expiration date to guarantee your reservation*** ***Your reservation will be complete once the credit card used to guarantee is acquired by the hotel's reservation department*** Please kindly confirm your reservation with us as soon as possible. Pleased do not hesitate to contact us if you require any further assistance. Best Regards,
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"Ask for an upgrade"
"do not take rooms on floors with no ramp or windows."
"Ground or first overlooking the gardens & pond."
"Executive Rooms have a patio in the garden"
"Ask for a room overlooking the courtyard."
US$54 - US$343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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ThailandChiang Mai ProvinceChiang Mai
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