The hotel nestled amidst Chiang Mai's scenic beauty.
The grand opening of the InterContinental Chiang Mai The Mae Ping in Chiang Mai's historical area signifies a key partnership between IHG Hotels & Resorts and Asset World Corporation (AWC), a major Thai real-estate group. This new luxury retreat in northern Thailand's captivating region offers guests a chance to immerse in local cultures. The hotel, transformed from the esteemed Imperial Mae Ping Hotel by PIA Interior, blends Lanna heritage with the hotel’s historical charm.
Upon arrival, guests experience a unique welcome with gong chimes, linking them to the adjacent Wat Chang Kong and its 600-year-old stupa. The hotel, nestled amidst Chiang Mai's scenic beauty, offers 240 rooms and suites with views of either the old town or Doi Suthep mountain. Landmarks like the night bazaar and historic Tha-Pae Gate are nearby.
The hotel's design features a mix of modern minimalism and Lanna-inspired décor, with rooms adorned with local crafts and zen bathrooms. Premium rooms and suites come with Club InterContinental benefits.
The hotel emphasizes local flavors, partnering with regional suppliers and the Royal Project foundation. The Gad Lanna restaurant serves northern dishes, while Kam Lobby Lounge and Hong’s Chinese Restaurant & Sky Bar offer a range of dining experiences, from light meals to Sichuan, Cantonese, and Taiwanese cuisine.
For cultural immersion, guests can participate in various activities, from tea blending to hot air ballooning. The hotel is set to become a cultural hub, hosting art exhibitions and music events. For children, there are engaging activities like clay figurine making. Event spaces, including a grand ballroom and outdoor lawn, cater to weddings and corporate functions. Leisure facilities include a pool, fitness center, and The li Spa with traditional northern massage treatments.