BAN RIM NAM is an exquisite stilted Thai style open plan house designed with careful consideration for the surrounding natural beauty. It is tastefully decorated and furnished with bedroom, lounge and dining areas, en suite bathroom, European style kitchen, air conditioned and screens to all windows. The large covered terrace, which overlooks the river, is furnished for additional dining and relaxation.
The house is situated on the banks of the Nan river in the grounds of the owners private residence; who are a well known local family, personable, caring and offering unique Thai hospitality.
The property is secured with metal fencing & gates and at night it is attractively illuminated with subdued lights.
A maid service is provided ( Monday to Frday) with facilities focused to create a friendly and warm environment suitable for all manner of guests including toddlers and children.
If you wish to relax in a world of tranquillity to escape the stresses of Western Life, where nature and modern comfort blend, then BAN RIM NAM is your holiday choice.
Smokers are welcome, but in consideration of others, please restrict to the covered terrace.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, Studio|
|Rooms||1 bathrooms of which 1 en suite|
|Nearest beach||Adjacent river bank|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Nan 2 km, Nearest railway: Denchai 140 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Air conditioning, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Sofa Beds (1), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details outdoors|
BAN RIM NAM is situated in an attractive private garden adjacent to the river bank; it is laid to lawns and tropical flowers. Many trees are placed to provide areas of shade. Sunloungers & umbrella, swinging seat and barbeque are provided.There is ample covered car parking and a securtity fenceFresh water fishing is available from the river bank and in nearby lakes.During the Songkran Festivities (The traditional Thai new year) - mid march to mid april- the opposite river bank is transformed into a beach with water sports and many bars and restaurants.
The owners (Thai and English speaking) reside in an adjacent property and will gladly offer any advice
or assistance that may be requested.
The Northern Province of Nan, an area of some 11,500 square kilometres, was for some 700 years an isolated independent Lanna Kingdom with few ties to the outside world. The area is steeped with unique traditions, history and , outstanding natural beauty. Being an area rich in natural resources Nan people are friendly and polite and spend their life seeking the pathway to Buddhism.
Although Nan Province has been accessible to Foreign Tourists for several years , it remains largely unspoilt and , offers a unique taste of original Thai Rural Life . It is the least commercialised of the Northern Provinces with a colourful cultural heritage and scenic landscape that has not been spoilt by architectural eyesores, factories and high rise condominiums.
Visitors will undoutablly appreciate the stunning fertile forests, mountains and high peaks covering the region.
Also, visits to Hill Tribe communities with their local handicrafts such as hand weaving and silver crafting should not be missed.
The Ancient City of Nan, built on the banks of the river, is situated in a lush tropical valley, surrounded by a backdrop of mountains and offers a great experience ot the arear outstanding way of life.
For the visitor, Nan City offers an unrivalled area of tranquillity to escape the stresses of Western Life, with many ancient temples, the remains of the old city wall and the National Museum to explore. For the energetic it offers Nature treks & tours, Water rafting, Elephant & horse riding and, Visits to rare and isolated hill tribe communities; with fewer visitors than in the more commercial areas of Thailand, paths are less trodden leaving nature untouched.
The Nan River; one of the principal water resources of Thailand, with its constantly changing moods; plays
an important part to City life, for Agriculture, Fishing and Relaxation -- with Long Boat Racing forming a major part of the social scene-- and fishing euthusiasts should not miss visiting Pak Nai floating fishery village and Ban Si Boonrung fish breeding site.