137 Pillars House

| Chiang Mai, Thailand
Exterior of 137 Pillars House, Chiang Mai
Double Guest Room at 137 Pillars House, Chiang Mai
William Bain Terrace Suite at 137 Pillars House, Chiang Mai
More Photos
Check availability

Five star alliance

We are currently checking Availability at this hotel.

137 Pillars House is a boutique hotel in Chiang Mai that revives the old world elegance of the Orient and invites guests to enjoy every modern luxury. The staff is honored to lead you through the surrounding charms of Chiang Mai and welcome you home into pampered privacy. The home-style residential concept at this Chiang Mai luxury hotel allows guests to participate and share in the richness of a like-minded international community while creating plenty of space for sublime intimacy in sumptuous suites and throughout the tropical grounds.

The ambition is that guests of 137 Pillars House will collect meaningful experiences that remain in their hearts long after they leave. More than building a very comfortable place to sleep, the hotel creates exceptional memories for every guest on every single day.

Architectural historians and conservationists worked meticulously to conserve the integrity of the original 1889 structure at 137 Pillars House ensuring truly distinctive luxury accommodation in Chiang Mai. Guests can look forward to the same nostalgic ambiance in all 30 suites, along with modern comforts and conveniences that you would expect at the finest Chiang Mai luxury hotel.
Hotel Address:
  • 137 Pillars House
  • 2 Soi 1, Nawatgate Road
  • Tambon Watgate
  • Chiang Mai
  • Thailand
Location Summary
Seven hundred kilometers northwest of Bangkok and just over 300 meters above sea level, Chiang Mai sits along the Mae Ping River, a tributary of the Chao Praya River that flows through Bangkok.

Directions to Hotel
From Chiang Mai International Airport, proceed straight to Mahidol Road (Highway 1141). Turn left at the Far Eastern University, continue to Bunrueang Road along the mold, then turn right to Maneenopparat Road. Passing the intersection to Wichayanon Road, cross the Mae Ping river using the Nakornping bridge and head straight to Kaeo Nawarat Road. Turn right to Nawatgate Road, 137 Pillars House is located on the right hand side of Soi 1 Na Watgate Road.
Meeting Space
The multi-functional space is an ideal venue for a business meeting, training workshop, private dining function, or social gathering. It can also be used as an art exhibition space featuring rotating installations in different forms and mediums.
Fine Dining on Site
From breakfast in bed or on your verandah, to lunch under the sun or well-shaded daybed by the shimmering infinity pool and on to intimate dinners set up just for you in secluded tropical nooks around the bucolic grounds or throughout the day in the dramatic Dining Room, meals at 137 Pillars House are gastronomic memories in the making.
Fitness Center
The air-conditioned facility is equipped with the latest multi-station free unit and free weights, as well as computer controlled cardiovascular equipment including treadmills, an elliptical trainer, and an upright bicycle.
Pool, Outdoor
Go for a few laps in the shimmering 25 x 5.5 meter pool or relax in one of the sun loungers. Refreshments are available by the poolside, as well as any menu items from the restaurants. Homemade sorbet, cool mineral water and cold towels are served by the attentive staff to take the edge off the northern Thailand's steamy swelter.
Spa Facility
The Spa menu consists of authentic massages and spa treatments featuring Asian methods from aromatherapy to Thai massage. Private and group Yoga classes are also available. Beauty rituals integrate locally sourced, organic ingredients with ancient secrets. Freshly prepared beauty products come straight from the local market.
Theatre & Museums
Wat Gate Khar Rham Temple, Nimmanhaemin Road Tour, Old City Tour, and Heritage Tour.
Recommended Rooms
William Bain Terrace Suite Overlooking the historic pillars house, infinity pool and garden wall from the upper floor, both suites are 100 square meters. Each suite has a bedroom with a King bed, a generous living room and an airy veranda with cane shades for privacy. The en-suite bathroom with dual washbasins has a vast walk-in closet and a sunken bath facing onto the tropical foliage.

Guest Review Highlights


52% (352)


42% (284)


4% (27)


2% (14)

Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
  • - Business Center
  • - Meeting Space
  • - Fine Dining on Site
  • - Fine Dining Nearby
  • - Fitness Center
  • - High Speed Internet
  • - Pool, Outdoor
  • - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Shopping
  • - Theatre & Museums

Five star logo  
Travel and Leisure Top 100 World's Best Hotels 2016

Chosen by Travel + Leisure readers, these are the T+L top 100 hotels and resorts in the world for 2016. Selected for uniqueness, attention to detail, and overall experience, these are the best luxury...

Related articles
Dining al Fresco: 137 Pillars House
Dining al Fresco: 137 Pillars House
Best Bathrooms: 137 Pillars House
Best Bathrooms: 137 Pillars House
Cool Pools: 137 Pillars House
Cool Pools: 137 Pillars House
Image of the Day: Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai
Image of the Day: Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai Read more >>
Related articles
Check rates
Easily compare rates at
available luxury hotels
137 Pillars House
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Check rate bottom