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Sheik Istana Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“moroccan style”(13 reviews)
“ping river”(22 reviews)
“tranquil river”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 March 2016

We spent nearly 10 days in February and I am glad we chose this place over the others. Great value for money, excellent service from the staff that is ever willing to help, reasonable breakfast buffet, great view of the sunrise, great fitness centre and...More

2  Thank Experiencetheworld16
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Nicely appointed room with a sitting balcony over looking the river and the the landscaped grounds. Two swimming pool areas, with ample loungers available. Nice quiet atmosphere and just a short drive to the centre of town. Hotel offers free one way shuttle several times...More

2  Thank carolh33
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel with a special Moroccan touch. A unusual but quit nice combination of the Arabic hotel style with the famous Thai hospitality. All rooms are facing the river where you can see a temple on the other side. Really nice to sit in the...More

2  Thank alsina1922
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Our experience at the Sheik Istana was nice. The hotel was clean and comfortable. Our room overlooked the Ping River. Only issues with the room were the water from the shower was all over the bathroom floor and AC was a bit loud. They have...More

2  Thank Daniela D
Reviewed 4 February 2016

This was one of the best places I have stayed in around Chiang Mai. Fantastic breakfast, some days buffet, some days you are offered a choice from a menu. I recommend the bruschetta. The hotel is very picturesque with a Moroccan theme. The room was...More

3  Thank Paul M
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Spa
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$55 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#28 Spa Hotel in Chiang Mai
#36 Romantic Hotel in Chiang Mai
#58 Luxury Hotel in Chiang Mai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$55 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#28 Spa Hotel in Chiang Mai
#36 Romantic Hotel in Chiang Mai
#58 Luxury Hotel in Chiang Mai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (177)
Room & Suite (73)
Dining (16)
Pool & Beach (13)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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AustraliaRick
10 May 2017|
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Response from Gary E | Reviewed this property |
Excellent buffet breakfast. 8 or 10 warm Thai dishes plus an egg s
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Md Yusuf M
12 January 2017|
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Response from Rosarin T | Property representative |
We are sorry that we do not serve Halal food, the selection is seafood or chicken. Or you can find Halal food in the Night Market area which not far from our hotel and we do have daily free shuttle bus to Night Market at 6... More
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Room Tips
"All face the river"
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"higher floors allow you to leave curtains open to enjoy the river view without passers-by looking in."
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"Choose a Deluxe!!"
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"Upgraded rooms are on 1st floor with a bigger & better view"
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