Number of Cabins: 14 (number of cabins currently available for guest use)
Languages spoken by staff: Thai, English (on very rare occasions there is little English spoken. Northen Thai is the dialect the staff speak to each other in)
Check-In time: 14.00pm - 21.00pm (Please contact us if you think you may arrive after 21.00pm. It may be possible to check-in later if you arriving with transport that we have arranged.)
Check-Out time: 12.00pm (midday)
It is sometimes possible to arrange a late check out. For a late check out to 18:00pm there is a half day charge. For late check out after 18:00pm, we charge for a full night. (Late check out is only possible if the cabins are not fully booked)
Payment options: Cash (Thai Baht and other major currencies*), Credit Card (Visa, Mastercard and Amex - we no longer charge any fee for credit card payments)
* We can also take most major foreign currencies if necessary. Please ask us for the current rate.
(If you want to calculate it yourself please see the Foreign Exchange rates on the Bangkok Bank website - we take 1% off (i.e. multiply by 0.99) the Bank Note Buying Rates. For US Dollar we use the USD1 Bank Note Buying Rates)
Car Park - Usually enough spaces for all our guests to have off road parking.
Children's High Chair - For use at the dining tables.
Children's Cot - Available free of charge. Please request in advance.
Daily Cabin Cleaning - (unless guests request us not to)
Family Cabin - 2 Cabins - can sleep a family of four
Fax / Photocopying / Printer - Sometimes possible but normally requires a few hours advance notice. If not possible we will direct you to somewhere in Chiang Dao that can help.
Fireplace - In the cool season we usually have a small supply of firewood. Please keep fires small and under control.
Gifts / Souvenirs - In the Lobby / Lounge area we have a few items for sale. Some practical things and some Northern Thai souvenirs.
Laundry Service - Cost is 8 Baht per item, with some exceptions ... Socks are 8 Baht per pair. Coat, sweater or jacket price 30 / 40 Baht, depending on size.
Luggage Storage - if needed.
Meeting Facilities - We have hosted meetings at Nest 1 before. If you are interested please let us know your requirements.
Restaurant - award-winning gourmet European restaurant
Smoking Area - We have a large outdoor area. Please smoke away from other guests, and be aware of the direction your smoke travels.
Taxi Service - We can arrange taxi's to most destinations, given advance notice. There are usually a few options for taxi type too.
Tours - We don't offer many tours these days. Please speak to the staff to find out what is on offer.
Water Dispenser - Free hot and cold water dispenser for guest use.
Wi-Fi in Public Areas - Wi-Fi works well in the restaurant and pool area.
Air Conditioning - All cabins in Nest 1 now come with AC.
Balcony / Terrace - All cabins have a terrace with outdor seating.
Coffee / Tea Maker - in Big Doubles only.
Complimentary Bottled Water - 2 x bottles of drinking water (please refill for free at the water dispenser)
Hair Dryer - not in the cabins but available to borrow on request.
In Room Safe (Laptop Size) - big enough for most laptops / notebooks, in all cabins.
Mini Bar - in Big Doubles only.
Mosquito Screens - All windows have these.
Non Smoking Rooms - All cabins are non-smoking
Refrigerator - in Big Doubles only.
Shower - All cabins have private ensuite toilet / hot shower rooms.
Toiletries - please see toiletries and sundries below
Wi-fi in Cabins - Most Cabins have reasonable coverage. Please mention when booking if this is important for you.
Sports and Recreation Facilities
Garden - vast area to enjoy
Hiking Trails - a number of trails start nearby.
Massage - please see the Thai Massage page for details
Outdoor Pool - small, often cold, amusingly shaped, but beautifully located, suitable for kids.
Table Tennis - available for about 90% of the time (if there are no events / yoga groups etc. using the sala).