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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel during our holiday in Thailand. It's close to many of the tourisy locations (walking distance to the Grand Palace and the The Temple of Dawn). The rooms were simple and clean. The breakfast was very tasty. It is also close to Khao San road, even though we personally liked the road just opposite Khao San...

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baanchantra, Owner at Baan Chantra, responded to this review

Dear harshanik775 Thank you very much for your kind comment. We love to hear from our clients. That way we can improve for better service. Regarding the pillow, we provide four Thai standard pillows in every guest's room. Softer and thinner pillows can be provided upon request. We do hope to have a chance to welcome you again next time...

Reviewed 18 February 2016

Off a busy street with businesses and street venders of all types, ideal location for seeing real Bangkok. Yet once behind its glass doors it is an old style traditional woodern Thai house with good basic service and very helpful staff to help answer your questions on where to go. This is an old classic Thai , not a modern...

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baanchantra, Owner at Baan Chantra, responded to this review

Dear Khun Richard S Thank you very much for your kind comments. I am glad you had a nice time at Baan Chantra. As a small guesthouse, we would like all of our clients to feel at home staying in a real Thai family in Bangkok. We do hope to have a chance to welcome you to Baan Chantra again...

Reviewed 11 February 2016

This guesthouse let you feel the charm of a real Thai house. It is conveniently located near Khao San Road, and there are pleanty of nice restaurants nearby. The rooms are very clean and they provide all the essentials (towels, shampoo etc). But it is a bit more expensive than other options you can find in BKK

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baanchantra, Owner at Baan Chantra, responded to this review

Dear Khun Benej Thank you very much for your kind comments. I am glad you had a nice time with us in Baan Chantra. I agree with you that our room rates are a bit more expensive than other options. However, with all the amenities and services included in the room rate, I am certain it is worth the money...

Reviewed 18 January 2016

The bed was very good, and we had no problem with the traffic noise(since we use AC and the bed is not close to the window, our room was Chantra.). The breakfast is amazing and they even have Thai food option. They recommended us a Thai restaurant nearby, massage place, called taxis and explained for them were we wanted to...

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baanchantra, Owner at Baan Chantra, responded to this review

Dear Khun Martha B Thank you very much for your kind comments. I am glad you had a nice time with us. It was our pleasure welcoming both of your. You are our most wonderful clients and we really look forward to welcoming you again in the near future Best regards, Kulthida

Tucson
Reviewed 10 January 2016

You feel like you are staying at friend's home! The owner and staff are amazing from arranging an airport pickup, taking care of our laundry, calling for dinner reservations, and sightseeing advice. So warm and friendly...and the best croissants for breakfast! The owner even called the taxi company and got ahold of the driver as we were leaving for the...

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baanchantra, Owner at Baan Chantra, responded to this review

Dear Khun TucsonElJay Your first sentence "You feel like you are staying at friend's home!" really make our day. That is the main aim for all staff in Baan Chantra. Thank you very much for choosing Baan Chantra and thank you for being part of our family. We do hope to have a chance to welcome you again in the...

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights, the first night was downstairs. The smell in the room was putrid. The septic smell permeates through the room from the bathroom. On the second night moved upstairs where the room was lovely, a complete contrast. The upstairs room was very noisy with the main road traffic and car races late at night but its much better...

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Durango, Colorado
Reviewed 12 December 2015

I love everything about this little guest house in the old part of Bangkok. The location is fabulous, you can walk to the palace and river easily. The staff is so sweet, always smiling and accommodating, very friendly. The upstairs rooms are very nice, spacious, really clean and nicely decorated. I wanted to stay someplace that felt like one was...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 December 2015

We chose to stay here because of the reviews and were not disappointed. The owner greeted us with a welcoming smile (and a cold drink!) even though we checked in in the middle of the night! Our room and the building was clean and charming. Breakfast was delicious and the owner and staff were fantastic. They generously assisted us with...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Kathilda and her friendly staff made our 3 night stay in an area very close to the khao san district an absolute pleasure. Kathilda speaks very good english and is a wealth of useful tourist info even providing us with some great suggestions for our next stop in chiang mai. We chose the slightly more expensive back room on the...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 7 November 2015

This place gives you the feeling of being home away from home. Very charming owner and friendly, helpful staff. The rooms are clean, nicely decorated and the whole house has a colonial atmosphere. It's close to Khaosan, but in a quieter and more charming surrounding full of nice cafés and restaurants. Only two-floor-buildings around. Close to the river. We can...

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While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok, it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around Khao San Road. Visit at night to feast on road-side pad thai, cheap beers and if you’re up for it, some dancing fueled by buckets of Thai whiskey.
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Baan Chantra is a privately owned and run establishment located just a few blocks away from the famous Khao San Road. Originally built in 1936, this renovated historic home offers a unique and personalized travel experience with a touch of local flavour. The owners pride themselves in the quality of their accommodation and wonderful service they offer. Beautiful traditional Thai home - Enchanting guest rooms featuring wooden decor. Quiet, friendly atmosphere - Convenience of library/study room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baan Chantra

Address: 120/1 Samsen Road | Bangkhunprom Phranakorn (between Soi6 and Soi8), Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Banglamphu
Price Range: ₹ 2,852 - ₹ 4,278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Baan Chantra 2*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Room on front side are a bit noise because of traffic”
jelledroos, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“where shoes that are easy to get on and off!”
stefdoj, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed 8 days in the only downstairs large back room with bathroom.it had a small outside patio with 2 lounge chairs.”
U8479RKrichards, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the rooms on the first floor”
Benej, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms are the best! And if you can request one that is not on the street even better!”
rzs, 12 Dec 2015 | Read review
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