FNE Travel | Chiang Mai Hotels and Resorts | Chiang Mai Travel Information | Thailand Travel Information
Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai , Chiang Mai

Rating - starstarstarstarstar

Email: hotels@fnetravel.com

  Hotel Introduction | Room and Accommodation | Facilities | Dining | Spa | Location | Review  
Welcome to Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai , Chiang Mai ~~~

 
Hotel Introduction

facadeWelcome to Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai. Spacious Lanna-style pavilions overlook terraced rice fields and the mountains in the beautiful Mae Rim Valley, minutes from the artistic and cultural heritage of Thailand's northern capital. From the Thai cooking school to the acclaimed spa and flawless service, a signature Four Seasons experience. Sample the diversity of Thailand by pairing your visit with a stay at Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok, an urban oasis in the capital.

The name of Four Seasons Resort has long been synonymous with a marvelous amalgamation of the luxury, elegance, royal comfort and warm hospitality that makes the travelers feel at home as soon as they put their feet in it. The Four Seasons Resort, Chiang Mai is no exception to the legendary services associated with this brand name and offers a memorable stay to its guests in its luxurious rooms.

At Four Seasons Resort, Chiang Mai, experience a treatment fit for royalty as you stay in spacious Lanna-style pavilions overlooking terraced rice fields and the azure mountains that surround the enchanting Mae Rim Valley. Panoramic beauty apart, Four Seasons Resort, Chiang Mai is located only minutes away from the artistic and cultural heritage of Thailand's northern capital.

Come to Four Seasons Resort, Chiang Mai to get a wholesome feel of the country, and get a glimpse of its everyday lifestyle, from the Thai cooking school to the acclaimed spa and flawless service, a signature Four Seasons experience. Here, you will get a distinct fragrance of the country in all its facilities and services.

In fact, if you are a cultural traveler you would love to sample the diversity of Thailand by pairing your visit to Chiang Mai with a stay at Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok, an urban oasis in the capital.

Top Review Book
 
Room and Accommodation
click images to enlarge
Accommodation Accommodation Accommodation
Accommodation Accommodation Accommodation
Accommodation Accommodation Accommodation
Accommodation
Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai offers 64 elegantly appointed pavilions, each with a private covered verandah, and 16 magnificent residences. All are furnished in a style consistent with a luxurious northern Thai home and fitted with all modern conveniences.

Rice Terrace View Pavilion

With views of the rice paddy fields and housed in two-storey clusters of four, the Rice Terrace View Pavilions offer a of luxurious living space and a private outdoor Thai "sala."

Mountain View Pavilion

With views of the Suthep Mountains, housed in two-storey clusters of four, the Mountain View Pavilions offer a luxurious living space and a private outdoor Thai "sala."

Garden View Pavilion

With views of the garden, housed in two-storey clusters of four, the Garden View Pavilions offer a luxurious living space and a private outdoor Thai "sala."
  • Each pavilion features polished teak floors, rich Thai cotton decorations and beautiful Siamese art under a vaulted ceiling with cooling overhead fans.
  • The Thai "sala" offers additional private outdoor living space with a wood floor, high ceiling with fan, northern Thai-style daybed, dining table and chairs.
  • The bathroom overlooks a secluded garden and features a deep soaking tub, separate shower and double vanity, as well as a separate dressing area.

Three-Bedroom Penthouse Residence

Occupying two levels, Three-Bedroom Penthouse Residences feature a luxurious living/dining area and a penthouse bedroom with stunning views of the mountains and countryside.

  • They include a large dining table for 8 to 12 people, polished teak floors, a fireplace and a kitchen with service quarters.
  • A teak spiral staircase leads to the penthouse bedroom, with panoramic views of the nearby mountains and surrounding countryside.
  • Guests of the Residence Suites have exclusive access to a full-service Residence Pool which features a children's pool area and a whirlpool.
  • A personal "mae baan" (private housekeeper) is provided on a live-in basis.
  • Each of the full bathrooms features a whirlpool bathtub, separate shower and double vanity, as well as a separate dressing area.

Two-Bedroom Residence with Plunge Pool

Featuring their own plunge pool and terrace, the luxurious and palatial Two-Bedroom Residences with Plunge Pool are located on the ground floor of the three- and four-storey residences.

Two-Bedroom Residence

Located on the ground floor or lower level of the three- and four-storey Thai-style residences, Two-Bedroom Residences offer the exclusivity of a private home, with ample living space.

One-Bedroom Residence with Plunge Pool

Featuring their own plunge pool and terrace, the luxurious and palatial One-Bedroom Residences with Plunge Pool are located on the ground floor of the three- and four-storey residences.

  • They feature polished teak floors and gabled buttresses, reminiscent of ancient temples, with open-plan living and dining space for 8 to 12 people, a fireplace and a kitchen with service quarters. They also feature their own plunge pool and terrace.
  • They include a king-bedded master bedroom.
  • Guests of the Residence Suites have exclusive access to a full-service Residence Pool which features a children's pool area and a whirlpool.
  • A personal "mae baan" (private housekeeper) is provided on a live-in basis.
  • The bathroom features a whirlpool bathtub, separate shower and double vanity, as well as a separate dressing area.

One-Bedroom Residence

Located on the ground floor or lower level of the three- and four-storey Thai-style residences, One-Bedroom Residences offer the exclusivity of a private home, with ample living space.

  • Each Residence features polished teak floors and gabled buttresses, reminiscent of ancient temples, with open-plan living and dining space for 8 to 12 people, a fireplace and a kitchen with service quarters.
  • Also included is a king-bedded master bedroom.
  • Guests of the Residence Suites have exclusive access to a full-service Residence Pool which features a children's pool area and a whirlpool.
  • A personal "mae baan" (private housekeeper) is provided on a live-in basis.
  • The full bathroom features a whirlpool bathtub, separate shower and double vanity, as well as a separate dressing area.
  • The only word that perhaps describes the room facilities at Four Seasons Resort, Chiang Mai is excellent. At Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai, guests can relax in any of its 64 elegantly appointed pavilions, each with a private covered verandah, and 16 magnificent residences.
  • Each of these guestrooms and suites are furnished to replicate the stylish ambience of a luxurious northern Thai home and are provided with an array of modern conveniences.

Pavilions at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai

  • Rice Terrace View Pavilion
  • Mountain View Pavilion
  • Garden View Pavilion

Residence suites at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai

  • Three-Bedroom Penthouse Residence
  • Two-Bedroom Residence with Plunge Pool
  • Two-Bedroom Residence
  • One-Bedroom Residence with Plunge Pool
  • One-Bedroom Residence

Room Facilities at Four Seasons Resort, Chiang Mai can be divided into three distinct categories:

In-room services and amenities at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai

  • 100% cotton oversized bath towels
  • Robes and slippers
  • Hair dryer
  • Make-up mirror
  • Fresh fruit daily
  • Down pillows - Non-allergenic pillows available
  • Duvets
  • DVD player
  • In-room safe deposit box
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Refrigerated private bar for those who like their hard drinks
  • Color TV with satellite connection
  • Tea/coffee maker in the room
  • Twice-daily housekeeping service

In-room business conveniences at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai

  • Complimentary newspaper everyday, so that you can keep a track of the market
  • Computer modem jack
  • High-speed Internet access (on request)
  • Voice mail

Room facilities for families and special needs at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang - Mai

  • The Hotel provides for complimentary accommodation of children 18 years old and under in their parents' pavilion or residence.
  • Two- or three-bedroom residences are apt for accommodating families
  • NonCSmoking Pavilions and residences are available upon request.
Top Review Book
 
Facilities
click images to enlarge
Facilities Facilities
Facilities Facilities
Facilities Facilities
Facilities Facilities
Facilities

Fitness Facilities

The Health Club features state-of-the-art exercise equipment, separate saunas for men and women, a unisex Thai herbal steam room, a heated outdoor whirlpool, a cold plunge pool and a 20-metre (66-foot) infinity-edge swimming pool.

The innumerable options of Fitness & Recreation at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai will surely make your stay at the hotel a rejuvenating one.

There is a Health Club at the hotel that is a dreamland for any fitness freak as it features state-of-the-art exercise equipment. There are separate saunas for men and women and a unisex Thai herbal steam room for the guests to relax in after working out. For those who do not feel like working out can still come to this Health club to take a leisurely dip in its heated outdoor whirlpool or in its cold plunge pool or its 20-metre (66-foot) infinity-edge swimming pool.

The Health Club also provides complimentary mountain bikes for adults and children, complete with maps and recommended trails.

Opening hours of the Health Club at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai:

The club remains open everyday from 6:00 am C 9:00 pm

Facilities at the Health Club at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai:

  • Whirlpool
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Weight training

Cardiovascular equipment and strength machines at the Health Club

  • Treadmills
  • Crosstrainer
  • Recumbent stationary bike
  • Stairclimber
  • Rowing machine
  • Weight machines
  • Free weights/dumbbells

Fitness activities conducted at the Health Club under the supervision of a certified expert:

  • Gentle stretch class
  • Introductory strength training
  • Body toning workout
  • Muay Thai boxercise
  • Chi Kung
  • Yoga (ashtanga or Iyengar)

The Health Club facilities at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai are freely accessible to all the guests who are 16 years and older. Children ages 12 to 15 are welcome to use the facilities when signed in and supervised by a parent or guardian.

Main Pool

The 20-metre (66-foot) infinity-edge swimming pool offers beautiful views of the Mae Rim Valley across picturesque rice terraces. On a lower level, an additional infinity-edge pool is for adults only. Poolside Foot Massage service is also available.

Tennis

The Tennis Club offers two floodlit tennis courts and a Peter Burwash International (PBI) resident professional for private coaching. Complimentary racquets, balls, tennis shoes and clothing are available.

Ameities and Services

The Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai is an ideal base for you to embark on your exploratory sojourn of the enticing kingdom of Chiang Mai, surrounded by henna streaked mountains towering to great heights and blessed with the emerald colored rice fields rising in steps. To make the experience of staying in Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai all the more memorable, an array of in-room facilities, business & conference facilities, health & recreation facilities and many other amenities & services are provided to the guests at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai. These Other Amenities & Services at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai include the following:

Children's amenities at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai

For those coming to Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai for a family vacation will be delightfully surprised to know about the special childrens amenities that the hotel provides for its little guests. These include:

  • A welcome amenity for our youngest guests
  • Child-size bathrobes
  • Complimentary baby and children's toiletries
  • A DVD library with cartoons and movies at the Concierge
  • Special Children's menus in our restaurants and In-Room Dining

Additional children amenities available upon request and subject to availability are:

  • Items to childproof guest rooms
  • Cribs and/or rollaway bed(s), at no extra charge and subject to maximum occupancy
  • Complimentary baby food for children up to age four
  • Complimentary use of safety cups and plates
  • Baby sitting services available

Cooking School

The cooking school introduces guests, both novice and experienced cooks, to the art of Thai cuisine. Designed by the Resort's culinary team, the programme offers guests a hands-on learning experience. Famous dishes such as Kaow Soi Gai (Chiang Mai curry noodle soup with chicken) and Gaeng Hung Lay (dry spiced curry with pork and pickled garlic) are just two of the specialties that are introduced in the cooking school's weekly programme.

Business services

Around the clock, Four Seasons can assist you with business, entertainment or travel arrangements through the business centre and resourceful, multilingual Concierge.

Facilities of Business & Conference at Four Seasons Resort, Chiang Mai are tailored to cater to every possible needs of the business travelers as well as the corporate community of the city. The Four Seasons Resort, Chiang Mai offers round the clock assistance to its corporate guests with their business, entertainment and travel arrangements through the business centre and resourceful, multilingual Concierge.

The guests can rent additional computers in case they are holding a meeting or a conference in the Hotel. In addition, the hotel offers printing service to its business guests after they have forwarded a request for the same to the Concierge.This service is available only upon request with advance notice.

Business amenities and services

  • 24-hour business services (delivery, fax, photocopying, etc.)
  • Airline reservation service
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Computers available
  • Currency exchange services
  • Japanese services
  • Printers available
  • Scanning services
  • Secretarial services
  • Translation services
  • Wired and wireless high-speed Internet access
Top Review Book
 
Dining
RestaurantRestaurant
RestaurantRestaurant

The Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai welcomes you to miraculous tiny kingdom of Lanna-style pavilions, sitting pretty amidst a picturesque setting of green terraced rice fields and majestic mountains in the tranquil oasis of the enigmatic Mae Rim Valley. With magic in its air, this hotel has the ideal ambience for a magical gathering C be it a group of friends, a close-knit family or a couple hopelessly in love with each other. Nothing adds to this charismatic aura more than the heavenly Thai food prepared by the innovative chefs at the Hotels restaurants. Dining at Four Seasons Resort, Chiang Mai is a divine experience in itself.

Sala Mae Rim is the specialty restaurant at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai that serves unique flavors of northern and vegetarian Thai specialties to its patrons. The Thai cuisine served at this restaurant has made it popular with the local elites as well, who frequent this place for its superb ambience, topped only by its platter.

The high teak wood ceiling of Sala Mae Rim restaurant at Four Seasons Resort in Chiang Mai complements its typical Thai dcor, enhanced by a rich display of Northern Thai artifacts and sweeping views of the Mae Rim Valley.

Sala Mae Rim serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and provides both, a cozy and intimate indoor seating for 36 persons and a romantic alfresco dining setting for 24 persons.

Sala Mae Rim

Savour the unique flavours of northern and vegetarian Thai specialties at Sala Mae Rim, renowned for its sumptuous Thai cuisine. A high teak wood ceiling complements Northern Thai artifacts and sweeping views of the Mae Rim Valley. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, with seating for 36 indoors and 24 outdoors.

Breakfast: 7:00 am C 10:00 am
Lunch: 12:00 noon C2:30 pm
Dinner: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Other Details about Sala Mae Rim

Thai classical music, daily from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: Lower level by the Lobby
Attire: Smart casual
Reservations Required

Terraces

Located beside the Resort's main swimming pool, Terraces offers a stunning open air setting with an expansive view of the surrounding rice paddies and the distant Doi Suthep mountain range. Complementing the traditional Lanna-style architecture of the Resort, Terraces features international cuisine inspired by the region's abundant natural produce and showcases sensational dishes from Asia and beyond. Seats 58.

Elephant Bar

The perfect place to watch the sun set as you relax on the terrace under large Thai umbrellas with charming elephant stands. This open, pavilion-style lounge offers a truly relaxing atmosphere. Enjoy a creative selection of cocktails, after-dinner drinks and refreshments. Seats 35.

Terraces Bar

An ideal place to enjoy a light meal during lunch or signature refreshments before dinner at Terraces. Decorated with the oversized teak furniture. Located on the upper deck of the main swimming pool. Seats 28

In-Pavilion Dining

Four Seasons In-Pavilion Dining is a 24-hour fine-dining experience within the comfort and convenience of your pavilion or residence suite. Choose from an extensive menu, day or night, ideal for time-zone-hopping travellers or for quiet, private dining.

Top Review Book
 
Spa
SpaSpaSpa
SpaSpaSpa

Step into the spa and you enter a luxurious temple of harmony for body, mind and soul C an indulgent sanctuary created exclusively for your pleasure and well-being. The fragrance of specially blended oils, herbs and spices fills the air, and your body and mind immediately relax in anticipation of the exotic experience that awaits.

Seven spacious treatment suites offer total privacy for individuals or couples and offer a variety of features, including outdoor showers, private herbal steam rooms and outdoor soaking tubs. Two of the suites have tropical rainshower massage tables. The spa also features a Lanna-style beauty salon.

Our range of Four Seasons treatments is inspired by ancient Thai rituals using native herbs, spices and aromatic oils created through traditional rural methods and focusing on the use of organic ingredients. One of our spa specialists will help choose the most beneficial therapy for you.

Guest 18 years and older are welcome to enjoy spa treatments and guests 16 years and older are welcome to enjoy our facials. Please contact the spa for details.

Our products

Ytsara

Ytsara means freedom in Thai, and our Thai collection of treatments is an invitation to look at life anew. Grown organically in Thailand, the herbs, roots, flowers and fruits used in Ytsara treatments result in naturally radiant skin.

Four Seasons originals

Specially extracted and blended for optimal regenerating and healing results, our pure oils, herbs and teas help promote your general well-being.

Elemis

Award-winning natural products from England, together with a new sequence of massage movements inspired by a blend of cultures and techniques, provide ultimate rejuvenation and relaxation. Each Elemis treatment begins with the "Welcome Touch" C a warm aromatic compress on your feet to cleanse the effects of the urban environment and to focus your senses.

Yoga Barn

Imagine greeting the sun with your sun salutation. Its now a reality at the new Yoga Barn at Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai, modelled after the ancient rice barns that dot the landscape of Northern Thailand. Nestled in the rice paddies surrounding the Resort, the Barn provides an inspirational setting coupled with crisp mountain air and a soothing sense of solitude. Please contact the spa for your private class.

Hours : Every day 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

In-room massage and spa services

The following treatments are available in your guest room:

  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Traditional Thai massage
  • Orient blend massage
  • Reflexology massage

Spacious Lanna-style pavilions overlook terraced rice fields and the mountains in the beautiful Mae Rim Valley, minutes from the artistic and cultural heritage of Thailand's northern capital.

Treatments & Programs:

  • Body Treatments Traditional Thai Massage, Aromatic Massage, Orient Blend Massage, Herbal Oil Massage, Synchronised Massage, Reflexology Massage, Shirodhara, Saat, Samunprai, Nuat Namman, Sawan
  • Retreats Romance Herbal Aromatic Retreat, Rejuvenator Herbal Aromatic Retreat, Energiser Herbal Aromatic Retreat, Recovery Herbal Aromatic Retreat
  • Body wraps Clay Body Mask, Aloe and Lavender, Natural Thai Herbs
  • Packages Gentlemen's Getaway, Lanna Sampler, Revitaliser, Herbal Blend, Invigorator, Tropical Rain
  • Skin-care Treatments Lanna Herbal Facial, Aloe and Lavender Facial, Mineral Clay Facial, Rice and Spice Skin Scrub, Lanna Herbal Body Polish, Honey Seed Rub
  • Salon Services. Designed in the "Lanna"-style, the salon has large windows covered with "Sa" paper made from mulberry trees. There are two relaxing lounge chairs for a traditional Thai hair wash and head massage, and two stations for shampooing and blow drying.

Romantic Treatments & Programs: All treatment suites accommodate two.

Spa Facilities:

Lanna literally means "the land of a million rice fields" and the Lanna style of architecture and design is unique to that area of Thailand.

The architectural design and interiors are based The Spa's design on several ancient Thai Lanna Temples in the north. The design concept in creating The Spa was to provide a luxurious facility with total privacy for clients while at the same time incorporating both nature and culture and carefully blending the spa into the resort's existing environment.

The Spa has seven spacious treatment suites that offer total privacy for individuals or couples. Six of the suites feature soaking tubs on semi-enclosed salas. Five of the suites have private herbal aromatherapy steam rooms. Two of the suites feature double rain shower massage tables.

The palatial Lann Chang Suite in the penthouse has a sunken bath in a turret with stunning views of the resort and Doi Suthep and Doi Pui mountain ranges.

The Prae Garden Suite on the lower level has Thai style massage beds next to a fireplace and its own private pool.

Top Review Book
 
Location
map

Chiang Mai is easily accessible from Bangkok International Airport, with numerous flights departing daily. The flight time from Bangkok is only 55 minutes. There are also several direct flights to Chiang Mai from neighbouring countries, including Bangladesh, China, Taiwan, Myanmar, Laos and Singapore.

Best time to enjoy your holiday at Four Seasons Resort, Chiang Mai

There are three distinct seasons in the Northern Thailand. The cooler season is from November to February. During these months, the daytime is characterized by comfortably warm temperatures, while evenings are cool and there is a relatively low humidity. Temperatures generally range from 13oC to 31oC (56oF to 90oF).

March to May is the summer season, with the mercury hovering from 17oC to 36oC (63oF to 97oF). It is warmer from June to October, with higher humidity, short tropical showers and a daily temperature in the range of 21oC to 32oC (70oF to 90oF).

The enigmatic beauty of Chiang Mai, the capital of northern Thailand has to be seen to be believed. It is truly a once in a lifetime experience.

Locational advantages of Four Seasons Resort, Chiang Mai

  • Distance to city centre and time taken to reach there from the Hotel 30 minutes by shuttle bus
  • Distance to shopping centres and time taken to reach there from the Hotel
  • Chiang Mai Night Market: 30 minutes by shuttle bus
  • Some delightful antique shops and art galleries are at a short walking distance
  • Distance to commercial centre and time taken to reach there from the Hotel 30 minutes by shuttle bus

Top Review Book
 
Review: (0)    click here to add a review
Top Review Book

FNE Travel | Chiang Mai Hotels and Resorts | Chiang Mai Travel Information | Thailand Travel Information