InterContinental Chiang Mai: A Living Museum Hotel Experience

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Discover InterContinental Chiang Mai The Mae Ping, a luxurious 5-star hotel that brings Thailand’s Lanna heritage to life.

A Collaboration between AWC and IHG Hotels & Resorts

Asset World Corp Public Company Limited (AWC), a leading integrated lifestyle real estate group in Thailand, has joined forces with IHG Hotels & Resorts to launch InterContinental Chiang Mai The Mae Ping. This living museum hotel is the first of its kind in Thailand, celebrating the rich culture and traditions of Lanna heritage.

Strategic Location and Sustainable Tourism

Situated in the Chang Khlan area, the hotel is surrounded by tourist attractions such as ancient temples and bustling local markets. InterContinental Chiang Mai The Mae Ping aims to attract high-quality travelers and promote sustainable tourism, enhancing Chiang Mai’s position as a luxury tourism hub in the region.

Living Museum Model and Augmented Reality

The hotel offers a unique experience, allowing guests to immerse themselves in Lanna’s cultural, spiritual, and artistic legacy through innovative Augmented Reality (AR) technology. This interactive approach creates a virtual journey through the hotel’s design and decoration.

Lannatique Project and AWC’s Vision

The InterContinental Chiang Mai is part of AWC’s strategic plan to develop the Lannatique project, a mixed development initiative that aims to transform the Chang Klan district into the heart of Thailand’s art and culture by creating art and culture villages, four leading hotels, and other properties.

Green Building Certifications

As a testament to AWC’s commitment to sustainable development, the hotel has received pre-certified LEED for building design and construction and pre-certified WELL certifications, contributing to long-term sustainable value for stakeholders and the surrounding community.

Luxurious Accommodations and Cultural Immersion

The hotel offers 240 luxurious rooms and suites in its first phase, each reflecting the timeless beauty of Lanna’s golden heritage. Guests can appreciate the spirit and artistic essence of Lanna throughout the hotel, from the Kam Lobby Lounge to the Ten Essential Traditional craftsmanship in the elegant suites.

Meeting Spaces and Kid’s Club

The hotel features a 616 sq.m. ballroom and various-sized meeting rooms, each offering unique, ornate decorations inspired by foreign trade centers and ancient Lanna coinage sculptures. The Kids Club, designed as a little elephant camp set in a fertile forest, is a space for younger guests to enjoy.

Dining Options and Wellness Facilities

Guests can savor authentic Northern cuisine at the Gad Lanna, the hotel’s all-day dining venue that sources ingredients from the Royal Projects and local farms. The HONG’s Chinese Restaurant & Sky Bar offers stunning views, authentic Chinese cuisine, and crafted cocktails. The hotel also houses a sophisticated spa & wellness center, a gym with Lanna folk play décor, and a tranquil swimming pool.

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