There are literally hundreds of backpacker hostels located in the old city with some offering private rooms and others offering dorms for super cheap rates.
Guide to Cheap Hostel Room & Backpackers Guest House in Chiang Mai
Visitors should be able to secure a private room in a guest house for between 500-1000 THB per night, or a room in a shared dorm for around 200-300 THB per night. Of course, these prices depend on amenities including air-conditioning, TV, kitchen areas as well as location.
Spicy House guest house is a low cost and friendly establishment with shared rooms and dinner cooked each night. There are also cooking classes on offer and the location is amazing, right in the centre of all the action in Chiang Mai.
Bunchun Hostel is another great option as it is super cheap and there are some large common areas where everyone can come together to hang out. There are comfortable dorm rooms on offer and the location is great, being only 2 minutes from the Night Bazaar.
Deejai Backpacker is unique in that it offers a swimming pool for guests, which is unusual in the hostel scene. The property offers both 4-bed dorms as well as private rooms and has a casual social vibe.
There are so many guest houses and hostels for Backpackers in Chiang Mai, click the links below to book a cheap room today!