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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)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The hotel has a great location on the river. The sunrise and sunset are so beautiful from the rooftop area. The sauna and gym were a great plus. The hotel helped arrange for transport a couple of times and they have an easy free transport...More

1  Thank Paige F
Reviewed 17 June 2017

A bit out of town but worth the 200bht taxi fare. A bit dated but suits the Moroccan style. Quite comfortable, clean, tidy, with excellent staff. Reasonable amenities pool x 2, gym, spa. Variety of resturants near by. We won't hesitate going back.

1  Thank Louise D
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

This is the first time I have stayed here. It is only 15 minutes away from the airport. The hotel was not very big, there was a small lobby. The accommodation is quiet and private. Good receptionist. The room I got a remote of tv...More

Thank ydcherie
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Thailand has become so comercialized that it can be difficult to find real Thai kindness, tranquility and hospitality. We found all three at Sheik Istana Hotel. The hotel has a Moorish style, but the guests are mostly Thai or European. We enjoyed our stay.More

Thank rob m
Response from Rosarin I, Manager at Sheik Istana HotelResponded 8 March 2017

Dear Mr.Rob We would like to say thank you for your last visit and very happy to hear that you had a wonderful experience with us. We promise we will keep improving our service but never forget to keep all three things you mention (...More

Reviewed 10 February 2017

When we first arrived we thought the hotel was average, it seemed a little dated but the riverside setting was nice. It was at night and we decided to have dinner at the hotel while we waited for our room. The food was not good...More

Thank SitarLover
Response from Rosarin I, Manager at Sheik Istana HotelResponded 15 February 2017

We are sincerely sorry about your experiences during stayed in our hotel .We are always take seriously to our guest’s concern and using it to improve our services and facilities for their extremely satisfied . We admit that during that week we had the water...More

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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
Details
Price range
US$ 63 - US$ 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#24 Spa Hotel in Chiang Mai
#36 Romantic Hotel in Chiang Mai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$ 63 - US$ 111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#24 Spa Hotel in Chiang Mai
#36 Romantic Hotel in Chiang Mai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Dining (16)
Pool & Beach (13)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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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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