Live with Elephants at Our Eco Lodge

Located 1 hour from Chiang Mai, the Chai Lai Orchid is a beautiful nature retreat with 9 riverside bungalows, nestled beside the Mae wang river and surrounded by lush tropical forest. 

Live with Elephants in comfort and style. This riverside eco lodge features private grounds are home to a family of 12 Asian elephants. Spend your days hiking to secret waterfalls, lounging in hammocks, tubing on the river, or volunteer with beautiful Asian elephants.

Elephant wake up calls

A must-do favorite of our guests. Be woken up in the morning by these gentle giants! You can have your coffee or tea brought to you by an elephant (and their caretaker) along with some bananas for their breakfast snack and enjoy the morning together- right from the comfort of your room! 1000 THB

Experience our elephant happy hour!

Every evening at our riverside cafe, we offer a special elephant happy hour for you and your elephant friend! Buy two drinks get one free plate of fruit for your elephant to enjoy with you.

our rooms

  BAMBOO BUNGALOW   1-2 Guests   • Queen Bed • Mosquito net canopy • Ensuite bathroom • Outdoor seating area • Breakfast included • Fan     

BAMBOO BUNGALOW
1-2 Guests

• Queen Bed
• Mosquito net canopy
• Ensuite bathroom
• Outdoor seating area
• Breakfast included
• Fan
 

 

  BAMBOO BUNGALOW   1-2 Guests   • Queen Bed • Mosquito net canopy • Ensuite bathroom • Outdoor seating area • Breakfast included • Fan    

BAMBOO BUNGALOW
1-2 Guests

• Queen Bed
• Mosquito net canopy
• Ensuite bathroom
• Outdoor seating area
• Breakfast included
• Fan


 

  RIVERVIEW CABIN (A/C)   1-5 Guests   • Queen Bed • Mosquito net canopy • Ensuite bathroom • Outdoor seating area • Breakfast included • Mini-fridge • A/C  *can add up to 3 extra beds

RIVERVIEW CABIN (A/C)
1-5 Guests

• Queen Bed
• Mosquito net canopy
• Ensuite bathroom
• Outdoor seating area
• Breakfast included
• Mini-fridge
• A/C

*can add up to 3 extra beds

  MOUNTAINVIEW BUNGALOW   1-2 Guests   • Queen Bed • Mosquito net canopy • Ensuite bathroom • 2 outdoor balconies • Breakfast included • Fan

MOUNTAINVIEW BUNGALOW
1-2 Guests

• Queen Bed
• Mosquito net canopy
• Ensuite bathroom
• 2 outdoor balconies
• Breakfast included
• Fan

  RIVERVIEW CABIN   1-5 Guests   • Queen Bed* • Mosquito net canopy • Detached, private bathroom • Outdoor seating area • Breakfast included • Fan  *can add up to 3 extra beds

RIVERVIEW CABIN
1-5 Guests

• Queen Bed*
• Mosquito net canopy
• Detached, private bathroom
• Outdoor seating area
• Breakfast included
• Fan

*can add up to 3 extra beds

  BAMBOO CABIN   1-5 Guests   • Queen Bed* • Mosquito net canopy • Detached, private bathroom • Outdoor seating area • Breakfast included • Fan  *can add up to 3 extra beds

BAMBOO CABIN
1-5 Guests

• Queen Bed*
• Mosquito net canopy
• Detached, private bathroom
• Outdoor seating area
• Breakfast included
• Fan

*can add up to 3 extra beds

  BAMBOO BUNGALOW   1-2 Guests   • Queen Bed • Mosquito net canopy • Ensuite bathroom • Outdoor seating area • Breakfast included • Fan    

BAMBOO BUNGALOW
1-2 Guests

• Queen Bed
• Mosquito net canopy
• Ensuite bathroom
• Outdoor seating area
• Breakfast included
• Fan


 

  MODERN BUNGALOW   1-3 Guests   • Queen Bed • Ensuite bathroom • Outdoor patio • Breakfast included • A/C

MODERN BUNGALOW
1-3 Guests

• Queen Bed
• Ensuite bathroom
• Outdoor patio
• Breakfast included
• A/C

  BAMBOO BUNGALOW (A/C)   1-2 Guests   • Queen Bed • Mosquito net canopy • Ensuite bathroom • Outdoor seating area • Breakfast included • A/C    

BAMBOO BUNGALOW (A/C)
1-2 Guests

• Queen Bed
• Mosquito net canopy
• Ensuite bathroom
• Outdoor seating area
• Breakfast included
• A/C


 

  MODERN BUNGALOW   1-3 Guests   • Queen Bed • Ensuite bathroom • Outdoor patio • Breakfast included • A/C

MODERN BUNGALOW
1-3 Guests

• Queen Bed
• Ensuite bathroom
• Outdoor patio
• Breakfast included
• A/C

  RIVERVIEW CABIN   1-5 Guests   • Queen Bed* • Mosquito net canopy • Ensuite bathroom • Outdoor seating area • Breakfast included         •Riverview balcony  *can add up to 3 extra beds

RIVERVIEW CABIN
1-5 Guests

• Queen Bed*
• Mosquito net canopy
• Ensuite bathroom
• Outdoor seating area
• Breakfast included         •Riverview balcony

*can add up to 3 extra beds

  • Free Wi-Fi in common area
  • Complimentary western and Thai breakfast
  • In-room massage available
  • Free Parking
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Outdoor Swimming
  • Pets Allowed
  • On-site Restaurants
  • Luggage storage available for early arrivals and late departures
  • Refrigerator/mini-bar
  • Airport pick-up available (800 THB extra)
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