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137 Pillars House

137 Pillars House

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Hotel Highlights

  • 19th-century former East Borneo Company HQ exudes timeless elegance
  • Suites feature roll-top baths and vintage tiled verandas
  • Signature picnic baskets with champagne to take on exotic day trips

137 Pillars House - Luxury Hotel in Chiang Mai

A historic building set in stunning gardens in Old Chiang Mai.

Built in the 1880's as part of the East Borneo Company headquarters, 137 Pillars House is a beautiful teak wood building that has been carefully restored to reflect its 19th-century origins. With 30 beautiful suites, gourmet dining, a swimming pool, library and an array of spa treatments, this place has a warm and relaxing ambiance.

The undoubted air of sophistication at 137 Pillars House is in part due to the interplay between the nostalgic design and décor and the modern comforts of a contemporary hotel. Each of the generously-sized suites has a veranda or patio overlooking the stunning gardens.

Make the most of 137 Pillars House superb location and spend a moment of contemplation in the pretty gardens complete with an inviting pool. Then wander around the immediate area and discover the Wat Gate Khar Rham Temple and Museum as well as the other teak wood houses nearby. End the day with a relaxing massage before a delicious dinner in the hotel dining room.

  • 30 rooms
  • 4 restaurants
  • 2 floors

The rooms

Rajah Brooke Suite

Sleeps: 2 People.

Spacious and elegantly appointed, each suite is approximately 70 sqm. Plus separate veranda overlooking our gardens.

Luxurious en suite bathrooms include a walk in closet, his and her washbasins, illuminated makeup/shaving mirrors, WC, free standing Victorian bathtub, separate shower stall and outdoor garden shower.

East Borneo Suite

Sleeps: 2 People.

Exceptional one bedroom suite, 135 sqm with garden view, private swimming pool, privacy outdoor dining and relaxation pavilion.

The large luxurious en suite bathrooms include a walk in closet, his and her washbasins, illuminated makeup/shaving mirrors, WC, free standing Victorian bathtub and separate shower stall plus outdoor garden shower.

William Bain Terrace Suite

Sleeps: 3 People.

Exceptional one bedroom suite, 110 sqm, with garden view, privacy outdoor dining and relaxation pavilion.

The large luxurious en suite bathrooms include a walk in closet, his and her washbasins, illuminated makeup/shaving mirrors, WC, free standing Victorian bathtub and separate shower stall plus outdoor garden shower.

Louis Leonowens Pool Suite

Sleeps: 3 People.

Exceptional one bedroom suite, 135 sqm with garden view, private swimming pool, privacy outdoor dining and relaxation pavilion.

The large luxurious en suite bathrooms include a walk in closet, his and her washbasins, illuminated makeup/shaving mirrors, WC, free standing Victorian bathtub and separate shower stall plus outdoor garden shower.

Location

Key Features

Air conditioning

Lounges/bars

Exercise gym

outdoor

Golf

Tennis court

Wireless internet connection

Pool

24-hour room service

Wedding services

Check in

1500

Check out

1200

  • 24-hour front desk
  • 24-hour room service
  • 24-hour security
  • Accessible facilities
  • Air conditioning
  • Airline desk
  • Audio visual equipment
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Buffet breakfast
  • Business Center Services
  • Catering services
  • Child programs
  • Children welcome
  • Computer rental
  • Concierge desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Doctor on call
  • DVD/video rental
  • Exercise gym
  • Family plan
  • Fax service
  • Fire safety compliant
  • Free high speed internet connection
  • Free parking
  • Full service housekeeping
  • Gift/News stand
  • Grocery shopping service available
  • Handicap Parking
  • High speed internet access for laptop in public areas
  • High speed internet connection
  • Hotspots
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Laundry/Valet service
  • Lounges/bars
  • Massage services
  • Meeting rooms
  • Newspaper
  • outdoor
  • Parking fee managed by hotel
  • Photocopy center
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Safe deposit box
  • Secretarial service
  • Security
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Tennis court
  • Turndown service
  • Valet parking
  • Wakeup service
  • Wedding services
  • Wireless internet connection

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony/Lanai/Terrace
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • CD player
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Color television
  • Desk
  • Double vanity
  • DVD player
  • Free newspaper
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • King bed
  • Minibar
  • Remote control television
  • Safe
  • Satellite television
  • Shower
  • Sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Smoke detectors
  • Speaker phone
  • Stereo
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Voice mail
  • Walk-in closet
  • Wireless internet connection

  • Bowling alley
  • Boxing
  • Childrens program
  • Cricket pitch
  • Fine dining
  • Football field
  • Golf
  • Jogging trail
  • Karaoke
  • Museum gallery viewing
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Soccer field
  • Spa
  • Sports events
  • Squash court
  • Weightlifting
  • Wine tasting

A range of bespoke dining options include the The Dining Room, Palette Restaurant, Jack Bain's Bar, The Parlor, Wine Cellar, Dining Room, Kitchen and Private Dining, using organic ingredients from the Hotel’s garden.

The Dining Room

Cuisine type: International

Meals served: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

For breakfast- lunch and dinner- The Dining Room adjacent to Pillars House is a stylish yet comfortable environment to savor our favorite recipes prepared with fresh organic ingredients. Diverse and accommodating menus offer classic Thai fare meant to be shared and seasonally inspired international dishes- all showcasing the distinctive harvests of local farmers. Go al fresco on the adjacent courtyard surrounded by our tropical gardens.

The Parlor

Cuisine type: International

The Parlor- Afternoon high tea is served in the classic style as the early foreign visitors of Chiang Mai enjoyed. Partake of these scrumptious pleasures in this cozy indoor nook within Pillars House- by the infinity or on The Lawn. All offer relaxed environments for our guests to meet and mingle over bespoke tea blends- coffee concoctions and complimentary Thai sweets.

Palette Restaurant

Cuisine type: French

Meals served: Dinner

A delight to the senses- where guests can enjoy exquisite cuisine in an intimate setting as well as displaying engaging Nouveau Asian Art exhibits. Palette is located in the hotel original teak homestead which dates back to the 1800. The restaurant seats up to 20 diners. An additional 16 diners can be accommodated in the intimate Wine Cellar and private open air verandah. The restaurant can also be booked exclusively for private functions and special occasions. The Cuisine The menu is

Jack Bain Bar

Cuisine type: International

JACK BAIN BAR Jack Bains Scottish ancestry- Jack and his family were the last inhabitants of the house. Enjoy crafted Colonial and Asian inspired cocktails- premium whiskey- sabered champagne and bespoke spirits. Enjoy this wonderful atmosphere reminiscent of the golden era of Gentlemens Clubs. Open daily from 0530pm to 0011pm

Thais learn the art of massage from a young age. When it came to providing these services to our guests, we knew just what to do. We endured the necessary kneading to carefully select our top-notch team of professionally trained therapists and created a non-clinical spa to pamper our guests in holistic pleasures. Our tightly edited menu of massage and spa treatments features classical and current Asian methods from Aromatherapy to Thai Massage and Yoga. We also offer private lessons with our therapists to initiate guests in the timeless techniques of Thai massage.

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