Your own Private Luxury Resort Chiang Mai, Thailand


Howie’s HomeStay, a luxury resort in Chiang Mai, is an exclusive sanctuary of complete serenity, striking beauty and gracious service.

Every day you will wake up among the lush green foothills of the Himalayas outside Chiang Mai and appreciate staying in these magnificent surroundings.

It is comparable to an experience at any world class 5 star hotel accommodation. Now we invite you to join us.

Complete Privacy

At Howie’s HomeStay there is never more than one family or group in residence at any time thereby affording you complete privacy in your own 5 star luxury private boutique resort.

Howie’s HomeStay is a gated, private, luxury villa.

It is built in traditional Royal Thai Lanna style featuring seven separate pavilions built to super deluxe western standards by renowned designer, Bill Bensley.

Luxury Resort

If you are looking for something truly unique then Howie’s HomeStay is the perfect choice for you.

Featured in Architectural Digest and many other luxury designer magazines Howie’s HomeStay is a one of a kind luxury resort in Chiang Mai, giving new meaning to a private boutique hotel and spa.

Perfect for a Honeymoon, family reunion holiday, friends get together or just a private get away.

Where Are We?

Our Luxury resort Chiang Mai is located in the Mae Rim valley just 30 minutes from the city center.

This five star deluxe resort property shares the same valley as the Four Seasons Resort. It is set in five acres of private, masterfully landscaped lush tropical gardens.

It has breath taking mountain views, a huge infinity edge swimming pool, ponds and water features.

“Despite the goofy name there is nothing amateurish about Howie’s HomeStay”
Conde Nast, Traveler Hot List 2013
“Total privacy is the HomeStay’s mantra”
Financial Times, How to Spend it
“The delicate, generous home cooking from his wife, Jerri, the best we tasted on our trip. It’s worth going to Thailand just to experience this.”
Concierge Mandarin Oriental Paris, Adrian Moore
“Meet the latest breed of hotelier: owners who don’t just welcome you to their resort but also share a bit of their personal lifestyle.”
More Magazine
“Jerri created a feast of Chiang Mai specialties , a rarified best of some of the
best street food in the world, and it’s all love and friendliness.”
The Best of 2013,
“I stayed for 5 days in Chiang Mai, Thailand. While there, I had the fortunate opportunity to stay in one of THE MOST breathtaking private estates that I’ve ever laid eyes on! Howie’s HomeStay is a majestic boutique hotel that guarantees a secluded stay in an unbelievable setting, adorned with lush tropical gardens, views of the Himalayan foothills, a huge infinity-edge swimming pool and tranquil water features.”
The Honeymoonist