Welcome to Sukantara
“Hotel with the Best Location 2016” recommended by Lonely Planet (Thailand).
With a growing reputation worldwide, travelers from all corners of the world are drawn to the blissful retreat of Sukantara Cascade Resort & Spa to be embraced by the surrounding lush hills and inspired by beautiful nature of A. Maerim district.
Resort guests come from various walks of life, ranging from senior executives at multinational companies, to business entrepreneurs, sultans, and even Hollywood royalty, including Angelina Jolie. In addition, Sukantara Cascade Resort & Spa has won recognition from prestigious media worldwide, including a spot in the “Five Best Hotels by Waterfalls” featured in The Independent newspaper, United Kingdom since 2007.
From the moment guests arrive at the reception area, they are welcomed by the soothing sight and trickling sound of the waterfall just beyond.
This small boutique resort is designed to leave a minimal footprint on the landscape and conserve as many trees as possible. As a result, the guest rooms and suites are nestled in and around existing trees and surrounding foliage. All 16 rooms and suites of the resort are designed incorporate the essences of unique Lanna art and culture. By the same time, cultural retreat can hardly be considered authentic without Lanna charming service from resort’s local Chiang Mai and Karen staff.
The resort restaurant, swimming pool, spa, and common areas are positioned to take advantage of the spellbinding vistas of the waterfall and surrounding forest.
Bird-watching and Trekking are popular activities.especially amongst our younger visitors. A gaggle of affable peacocks and ducks roam the resort grounds and waterfall freely, adding to the unrivaled appeal of “Sukantara Bird’s Paradise park”, to the delight of bird watchers and shutterbug visitors.
Across our sling bridge to another side, you will find local trail of villagers for Trekking to Taad-Mok national waterfalls.Dinner could be more joyful at our cozy International restaurant close to waterfall – a feast for the eyes and the taste buds.
Another favorite pastime of guests at Sukantara Cascade is Chiida Spa. In recognition of the high standards provided to guests, Chiida Spa was awarded a prestigious gold award from the Tourism Authority of Thailand.
Sukantara Resort is located in Mae Rim district in Chiang Mai, a popular tourist destination offering varied attractions and adventures.
Attractions and Golf: Mae Sa Elephant Camp, monkey shows, Tiger Kingdom, Queen Sirikit National Botanical Garden. Mon-Jam mountain viewpoint 1,300 feet above sea level. Golfers can head to the nearby Summit Green Valley Country Club.
Adventures: Buggy or ATV driving, horse riding, shooting, paintball, and go-karting and Eagle Track Zipline.
A thousand tales and recommendations cannot compare to experiencing Sukantara Cascade Resort & Spa first hand. The waterfall resort is located along Mae Rim-Samoeng Road, a convenient 30 minute drive from Chiang Mai International Airport but a world away in terms of natural character and atmosphere. On a past visit to Sukantara, the former governor of the Tourism Authority of Thailand, Ms. Pornsiri Manoharn, once exclaimed “Is there a wonderful place like this in Thailand?”
Sukantara Luxury Eco Resort and Spa
“Fulfill your life by waterfalls.”
A.Maerim, Chiangmai, Thailand