Hotel Overview

  • Embark on the adventure of lifetime in the natural surroundings of northern Thailand, bordering Burma and Laos

  • Small bungalow on lush tropical green mountain with golden sun behind trees

    Your own haven inside the Golden Triangle, where Thailand meets Laos and Myanmar

  • Watch our elephant sanctuary’s residents roam the jungle

  • Woman stands on treetop terrace patio, surrounded by tropical forest

    Our treetop terraces bring you closer to nature

  • People mingle at open-air bar, beamed thatched roof, lounge seating, trees in the distance

    The breezy Burma Bar overlooking the Ruak River

  • Our décor draws from the lifestyle of 19th-Century explorer

  • Two people walk under tall bamboo tree canopy in forest

    Explore our expansive grounds under the cool canopy of bamboo trees

  • Couple enjoys cocktails at Tent Sundowner, overlooking fields and mountains

    The light-filled Superior Tent erases the boundary between indoors and the outside

  • Two-bedroom Explorer's Lodge room with bed under rustic wood chandelier, large tub with brass faucet

    The vintage-inspired décor of the Two-Bedroom Explorer’s Lodge

  • One of the elephant-motif rooms inside the Two-Bedroom Explorer’s Lodge

  • Dine by the Two-Bedroom Explorer’s Lodge’s private pool

  • Woman prepares a bath on the jungle terrace

    Soak in a wooden bathtub at our Jungle Spa

  • Two-bedroom Explorer's Lodge bungalows with small patio in middle leading to long swimming pool

    The outdoor pool of the Two-Bedroom Explorer’s Lodge

  • Side view of elephant head, ears, trunk

    The elephants from our camp explore the expansive grounds

  • Jeep driving down path in forest past thatched-roof hut

    Explore the Camp in a restored Land Rover

  • Savour delicious sundowners at various private venues around the Camp

  • From fishing with locals and picnics by the river to hillside bicycle tours, we invite you to unplug and go #OffTheGridwithFS

Accommodations

  • Couple enjoys cocktails at Tent Sundowner, overlooking fields and mountains
    Superior Tent

    Open the elephant tusk-styled door that reveals a private wonderland of a breezy living area, rustic wooden furnishing and a refreshing outdoor shower.

  • Woman wades in large round hot tub on wood deck overlooking green field, mountains
    Deluxe Tent

    Sink into the wooden hot tub on your own outdoor deck. You will soak in unparalleled tableaus of the Ruak River, mountains and jungles that span three nations.

  • Two-bedroom Explorer's Lodge bungalows with small patio in middle leading to long swimming pool
    Two-Bedroom Explorer’s Lodge

    Awaken to birdsong, swim in your private tree-fringed infinity pool, and share the sunset panorama with your loved ones from the lamp-lit veranda.

Services & Amenities

  • Jeep driving down path in forest past thatched-roof hut

    Explore the Camp in a restored Land Rover

  • Two women walk down bridge holding bouquets of long-stemmed tropical flowers

    Our team adorns the Camp with freshly picked flora

  • A woman sets the table in an open-air restaurant, natural-coloured furnishings, elephant head decoration on wall

    Delight in the cuisine of the Golden Triangle at Nong Yao Restaurant

  • Hotel staff greets woman in spa bath tub in outdoor treatment room

    Connect with nature in our outdoor bathtub after a relaxing massage at the jungle spa

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  • Man with woven basket on back walks across suspension bridge over tropical trees

    Float above the treetops on our long suspension bridge

  • Burma Bar’s comprehensive – and eclectic – liquor selection

  • Two people examine wine bottles in Camp Wine Cellar

    Savour a carefully curated collection of wines and cheeses

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  • Large Riverside Pool outdoor by towering trees, large boulders

    Relax by the pool, overlooking Ruak River

  • Longtail boat passes animals on the shore of the Ruak river

    Signature boat arrival experience

Dining

  • A woman sets the table in an open-air restaurant, natural-coloured furnishings, elephant head decoration on wall
    Nong Yao
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  • Two people examine wine bottles in Camp Wine Cellar
    Wine Cellar
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  • People hanging out at table in Burma Bar under thatched roof with water view
    Burma Bar
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  • Elephant Camp Dinner, smiling group of diners unders rows of paper lanterns
    Private Dinner at the Elephant Camp
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  • BBQ Dinner at Explorer's Lodge
  • Couple enjoys Camp Peak Breakfast on platform patio near utility vehicle
    Camp Peak Breakfast
  • Couple enjoys Camp Bush Dinner along river at sunset
    Riverside Dinner
  • Couple enjoys a camp picnic with views of Thailand's rolling green hills
    Picnic by the River

Private Sundowners

  • 'Bucket' Sundowner

  • Camp Peak cocktails and dinner

  • Private sundowner on your deck

  • Couple enjoys Camp Bush Dinner along river at sunset

    Junge cocktails

  • A couple sits on the roof of a Land Rover in the Bush, drinking a cocktail

    Roving Sundowner

Experiences

  • An ornate white castle reflecting in a pond
    Colours of Chiang Rai

    Explore the vibrant culture of Chiang Rai through its most striking temples and sights. Visit the Chinese Temple (Wat Huay Pla Kung), White Temple (Wat Rong Khun) and Blue Temple (Wat Rong Suea Ten) with a private guide.

  • Fishing with locals

    Fishing techniques along the Ruak River have developed over thousands of years. Try your hand at fish trapping and bamboo fishing alongside local fishermen from the region. Boating along the Ruak River which straddles the border between Thailand and Myanmar offers a unique insight into the local way of life.

  • Gold Buddha statue on temple roof against a blue sky
    Burma Discovery Tour

    Get a glimpse into the fascinating culture of Myanmar on an exclusive half-day visit to the border town of Takilek. A scenic 30-minute drive followed by a short walk and you’re across the bridge that forms the border between the two countries – inside Myanmar. Here, the clock rolls back by 30 minutes and the traffic shifts from one side of the road to another – a surreal experience of crossing borders by foot. Explore the town of Takilek in a private tuk-tuk and let our Camp Guides take you on a personalized tour. Stop at Prajao Lakkang Temple followed by the Shwedagon Pagoda, a smaller replica of the famous Golden Pagoda located in Yangon. Allow our Camp Guides to show you around the bustling local market, or enjoy a typical Burmese snack before heading back across the border.

  • Landscape of Tea Field with fog in morning in Chiang Rai, Thailand
    Royal Legacy Tour

    Explore the cottage industries that allow local communities to thrive independently and watch as artisans sculpt pottery, weave cotton carpets and bags, create paper out of mulberry tree bank and roast locally grown coffee beans. Proceed to Doi Tung Royal Villa, a symbol of the Princess Mother's commitment to Chiang Rai. Walk through the adjacent Mae Fah Luang Garden, a horticultural masterpiece with over 70 species of cool-climate flowers flourishing alongside native plants and trees.

  • Doi mae salong Chinese village and tea plantation

    Witness the unique way of life in a traditional Chinese village, whose residents have lived here for generations in the mountains of Northern Thailand. This Mandarin-speaking community has preserved its customs over centuries, and their special high-mountain oolong tea – perfectly suited to this high altitude – is especially famous. Your guide will reveal the fascinating political history as you drive through the gorgeous mountain scenery.

  • Hillside Bicycle Tour

    Take in the gorgeous natural beauty of Chiang Rai's rural landscape. Ideal for cycling enthusiasts, this off-the-beaten-path excursion follows a paved but hilly trail that's designed exclusively for you. The route, led by a dedicated Camp Guide, takes you through lush green paddy fields, pineapple and rubber plantations, and a splendid teak forest. Take a break with a personalized snack at Bau Luang Lake, before heading back to the Camp.