Just minutes from the picturesque and secluded tropical gardens in which The Dhara Dhevi stands, the enchanting city of Chiang Mai is just waiting to be explored. Perfectly balancing a sense of calm with plenty to do and see, Thailand's northern capital is an ideal escape from the whirlwind pace of its southern rival. Marvel at the countless mosaiced temples, sample delicious Thai street food, visit the fascinating Lanna Folklife Museum, or immerse yourself in the bustle of Talat Warorat - Chang Mai's oldest market.
Culture & History
A city boasting a fascinating past and a vibrant culture, Chiang Mai retains an intimate 'small-town' feel, housing numerous historical sites for you to discover; over two-hundred ornate and beautiful Buddhist temples can be found. Explore the oldest, Wat Chiang Mai, built in 1296; be mesmerised by the enormous mosaic sanctuary at Wat Phra Singh; or discover the famous Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, standing high on Mount Suthep. Learn about the city's enchanting journey through time at the Chiang Mai Historical Centre - boasting displays on the founding of the capital, the Burmese occupation, and the modern era of trade.
Nestled within sixty acres of enchanting tropical gardens, a stay at The Dhara Dhevi guarantees seclusion and romance. Experience the ultimate privacy in a luxurious Grand Deluxe Villa, traditional Thai houses complete with their own sleek pools. Spend the morning unwinding on your terrace or in the sensual spa, before indulging in a gourmet Champagne picnic with the picturesque backdrop of a paddy field. The wonderful Private Dining experience offers complete intimacy and uninterrupted time together, over a candlelit dinner for two in a stunning location. Say "I do" in your choice of unique venues, with a fairytale wedding at The Dhara Dhevi.
Spa & Wellness
Inspired by an ancient Mandalay Palace, the seven tiered roof of the Dhevi Spa represents the seven steps to nirvana and the attainment of spiritual and physical perfection. An holistic approach to the spa's treatments, therapies and spa programmes, means that guests are offered both spiritual and physical guidance.
There are eighteen treatment suites featuring steam rooms and private whirlpools; aqua-therapy areas which include a hydrotherapy room, Vichy shower, heated scrub table, Hammam, rhassoul and watsu pool. The Spa Academy, where all the staff are trained is also on site, as is the Spa cafe and boutique, selling a range of Dheva Spa products.
Dining & Gourmet
Boasting an impressive five restaurants, alongside elegant bars and a Victorian-style Tea Salon, you will be truly spoilt for choice when dining at The Dhara Dhevi. Le Grand Lanna, a traditional wooden pavilion hidden behind flame trees, serves the best in classic Thai and Northern Lanna-style dishes, whilst Fujian, the hotel's renowned Chinese restaurant, is famous for its legendary dim sum. Head West at Farang Ses, specialising in fine French cuisine and stunning views, or be welcomed as family at the traditional Italian trattoria, Allegro. Akaligo - renowned for its spectacular Sunday Brunch - offers delicious cuisine from around the globe.