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137 Pillars House

Chiang Mai, Thailand

Hotel Overview

Built 125 years ago as the headquarters of the Borneo Trading Company, the 137 Pillars House is a beautiful teak wood building that has been carefully restored to reflect its 19th Century origins.

137 Pillars House revives the old world elegance of the Orient yet offers guests every modern luxury and treats all as personal guests.

The Suites are havens of tranquility with every imaginable convenience — large terraces with expansive daybeds and signature planters rattan rocking chairs, high ceilings with large super king size beds, en suite dressing room with walk-in closet and views to the tropical gardens. Large bathrooms with separate indoor /outdoor garden showers, and Victorian baths make these suites unique in every sense.

Unique Selling Points

  • The former headquarters of the Borneo Timber Company: a heritage homestead with a rich colonial history and royal connections dating back to 1889. 
  • An intimate boutique hotel that revives the old world elegance of the Orient yet offers guests every modern convenience with the luxury of both generous indoor and outdoor spaces.  
  • Lush landscape, majestic trees, and a soaring green wall enveloping the pool create a tranquil rainforest environment. 
  • Close proximity to the old city; yet a haven and sanctuary in which to relax, rejuvenate and be pampered.
  • Caring and sensitive service throughout; and elevated to be truly personalised with each suite having a dedicated Butler

Added Values

  • Breakfast

 Official Star Rating

  • 5 star


  • Boutique
  • Heritage
  • City


30 rooms:

  • 12 Rajah Brooke Suites
  • 11 East Borneo Suites
  • 3 Macfie Bain Terrace Suites
  • 2 William Bain Terrace Suites
  • 2 Louis Leonowens Pool Suites