Location: 10 miles (15 km) off the city of Chiang Mai, on the non-touristy countryside, in a quiet, secure 1.7 acre (7,000 sqm, or 4 rai) fenced property with natural park-like garden and a few houses.
Private: Wooden stilt-house (for 1-2 persons) with 2 rooms, interior living space 323 ft² (30 sqm), on the upper floor: Bedroom with queen-size bed (mattress 5 × 6.5 ft = 152 × 200 cm), ceiling fan, hand-wash basin and urinal; living room with pantry and refrigerator, table and easy chairs, ceiling fan, windows with wide views over the pond and garden. Laptop friendly workspace upon request.
Shared (with 2 people): At nearby Clerodendrum Chalet, there are the external bathroom, kitchen, dining room, and out-door sitting areas. Bathroom with hand-wash basin, hot shower, and toilet; kitchen, fully equipped (e.g. stove, microwave, hot water kettle, blender, toaster, refrigerator, sink, etc); dining room with wall-fan and with large windows providing panoramic views to the garden; out-door sitting areas next to dining room with umbrellas and fans; laundry with washing machine. Community garden: Most of the 7,000 sqm large garden can be explored and used for recreation. Large natural pond, 7 meters deep, can be used for swimming and boating. Fishing possible on request.
Facilities: Wi-Fi Internet, accessible in the stilt-house as well as throughout the property. Tap water and electricity. Parking (1 car or 1 motorbike) within the property. Using the boat on the big pond. Using barbecue equipment in the garden.
Food: The house is offered for self-catering, but we can occasionally offer food, e.g. breakfast, if ordered in advance. Delivery services for groceries and ready meals are available and free. A few food stalls and small restaurants serving Thai food, as well as small grocery stores for daily needs, are located within walking distance.
Transportation: Public transportation from the street adjacent to the property, fare to Chiang Mai 60 Baht. App-based car-sharing service from Grab. Private transportation by renting a car, motorbike, scooter or bicycle, details on request.
Pets: On our property live several cats and one dog outdoors. We therefore regret that we can not accommodate guests who want to bring their own pets.
Suitability: This unique stilt-house is best suitable for a person or couple who likes nature and an inspiring tranquil environment, e.g. a couple in the honeymoon, writers, artists, digital nomads, for people on long-stay vaccation and sabbatical leave. For a handicapped person, and for a child below the age of 12 years, this home is not suitable.
Restricted availability 25 July - 14 Nov. 2018, therefore discounted rental rates: 7,500 Baht per month (1 person), 8,000 Baht per month (2 people), no extra costs.
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