Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

Vida Guesthouse is perfect for Travellers, who looking for clean and affordable rooms with a friendly atmosphere in the Heart of Chiang Mai.
We offer 25 functional equipped fan-cooled rooms with private bathroom (no A/C). Located in the north-eastern corner inside the old city square in a quiet side street we are within one of the most colorful backpacker areas of Chiang Mai. In the small lanes nearby you will find nice restaurants, a Thai Food Market, shops, pubs, cafes, live-music venues, bakeries, street food vendors.
STANDARD ROOMS in the backside building are bigger than the basic rooms, beds come with SPRING MATTRESSES and the bathrooms come with HOT SHOWER and WESTERN STYLE FLUSH TOILETS.
Basic Rooms in the front building come with cold showers/by-hand flushed toilets and coconut-fibre mattresses.
All our rooms are colourful painted and have at least one window. Blankets, toilet paper and towels are provided and a laundry service (wash & dry) is available at 40 baht/kg. Drinks are cheap (water/softdrinks 10-20 baht, beers 45-75 baht, tea/fresh coffee 30/40 baht) and you can enjoy them on our big breezy panorama roof-top on the 3rd floor of the frontbuilding. Overlooking the city you have beautiful views towards the mountain range of Doi Pui - Doi Suthep Nationalpark. Chill, meet new friends, read, play cards, practice yoga or just lay in the hammock and relax with a drink.
WiFi is for free and safekeeping of valuables is possible at reception without charge.
Our in-house Travel Agency and info-center offers a combined 15 years experience of honest travel services and advice.
We invite you to explore and enjoy all the adventures and the beauty that the North of Thailand has to offer- there is always something new to explore & enjoy! View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.4

  • Security 9.6

  • Location 9.8

  • Staff 9.9

  • Atmosphere 8.7

  • Cleanliness 8.9

  • Facilities 8.3

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    19 Sep 2019
    Rooms bare bones but fine for the money. Rooftop bar was a bonus but it was Irin that made the place. Sweet, incredibly helpful and a real character. Helped with all our trips and excellent local advice. Would happily stay again.
    England, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0


    04 Sep 2019
    My friend and I planned to stay here for one night and ended up staying a week! This guesthouse is in the PERFECT location in Chiang Mai (on an adorable street with walking access to all of the popping locations). The owner is the sweetest woman in Chiang mai, and offers advice for any questions you may have! I loved this stay!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4


    19 Oct 2019
    Vida guesthouse is great, amazing location in the old town of Chiang Mai, down a leafy side street full of coffee shops. We booked a private basic room which was very cheap, we did not realise how basic: hard bed, cold shower, hand flush, and fan not air con. But in the end it was not a problem, and for the price could not fault it. Had really really nice stay and would stay there again! Hosts are also great!!!😊
    England, Couple, 18-24
  • 9.4


    16 Oct 2019
    We loved Our stay here!!! Staff was extremely helpful and friendly. Great value for money with a very nice rooftop place to chill out. Friendly cats that we made friends with also made us very happy. Would highly reccomend.
    Australia, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.4


    04 Oct 2019
    Vida Guesthouse is a delightful place to stay. We have stayed here on three separate occasions and would not consider staying anywhere else in Chiang Mai. Irin and Sid are amazing hosts - they are kind, helpful and welcoming. The rooms are basic but clean, comfortable and great value for money. The location is perfect with lots of good bars, cafes and restaurants just a short walk away.
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    04 Oct 2019
    We arrived at 8am and lovely Sid took us straight to our room. The hostel is incredibly homely, spotlessly clean and it was so nice to have a little desk in the room. Nice rooftop for relaxing. Great value for money.
    England, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.4


    25 Sep 2019
    I’ve stayed here before and would highly recommend anyone coming to Chiang Mai to stay here. The hosts are amazing and extremely helpful, they are also a tour agency and will help you out with any adventures you want.
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    30 Aug 2019
    Great location and lovely staff. Bed isn't that comfy and facilities are very basic... but at this low price, it's definitely worth it! Thanks for a great stay. We loved the cats too! We will definitely stay again on our return to Chiang Mai.
    England, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.1


    06 Oct 2019
    Had a lovely stay at Vida, the owners were incredibly welcoming and couldn't do enough for us. They helped us book mopeds and buses and answered any questions we had. The rooftop bar was a really nice chilled place to have a drink, and the beers were cheap :) room was basic but for the price we had no complaints. We only booked 2 nights but ended up staying for 4, overall an excellent stay. Thank you Irin and Sid!
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 8.9


    06 Oct 2019
    Vida was a great value stay for 3 nights. Its right in the heart of the Old Town and the owners were super friendly. Roof top area was cool (but humid).
    Australia, Male, 31-40
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Currency Exchange
  • Express check-in / out
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Wi-Fi