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Spicythai Backpackers

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
2 Star Hotel
In 2006, we created our Spicy Hostel that has since hosted thousands of very happy travelers... Do not miss your opportunity to experience the spiciness in Chiang Mai.Beginning in September 2006, we have shown this country what a real backpackers hostel is and how to run a great hostel...
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Location and contact
36 Hassadisewi Rd | Sriphoom, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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3.2 km to Chiang Mai Intl Airport
37 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
1.5 km from Wat Chedi Luang Varavihara
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rated number one hostel in Thailand a decade ago but unfortunately, nothing has been updated since then. Beds uncomfortable and possibly from the previous century. Couldn’t sleep so decided to switch hostels mid way through my stay in Chiangmai just to get some sleep. Showers...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stay, hostel hosts are extremely helpful with organizing things to do and the bathroom is enormous. There is a take it/leave it shelf for backpackers to use and a book exchange and big tv.

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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

I stayed at Spicythai for 4 nights just after the Songkran festival. The first night was quite dead as people had either left after Songkran or were terribly hungover! (though I did hear the hostel was very lively and packed during the festival!) The staff...More

Thank Hatty H
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Spent only 2 nights there and did not want to leave! The staff is really nice and helpful! The hostel is in a good location, and the vibe is really good! Great atmosphere and safe for girl traveling alone! Will come back if I ever...More

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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

I booked this hostel for 3 nights, but only ended up staying 1. The beds are hard as rocks and the showers are very old feeling and crummy. If your priority is to meet people, this place fits the bill - it’s too easy and...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
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Breakfast included
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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US$11 - US$19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Chiang Mai
Details
Price range
US$11 - US$19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Chiang Mai
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Traveller (11)
Room & Suite (4)
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"Ask for the green room!"
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"Very cold at times with the A/C on"
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"When booking excursions call the number / email them, the leaflets on the front desk, you'll save..."
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"You cant go wrong with any of the dormer rooms."
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