Do not miss this retreat if you are looking to be nourished with fresh organic vegetarian food and daily Thai treatments. You will also enjoy daily yoga and stretching classes at the Museflower Retreat and Spa located in Chiang Rai. Take a short weekend of health and wellness escape in Thailand to help you relax and reboot your energy at any time of year.
Airport transfer included: Chiang Rai International Airport
During this retreat, you will stay overnight at Museflower Retreat and Spa. Complimentary wireless internet access is available in public areas, such as the lobby, the restaurant Soul Food Corner, and by the pool lounge. Please ask for the password. However, Museflower Retreat and Spa recommends you to turn off your electronic gadgets as much as possible during your stay to fully enjoy and engage in the natural surroundings and the present moment.
Amenities provided in each room for your comfort include reading lamps, wall fans, a private shower with warm water, hair dryer, body wash and shampoo, hot water kettle, complimentary drinking water and herbal tea, slippers, hangers for clothes, drying rack for clothes, umbrellas, mosquito repellent, and flashlight. Other toiletries such as toothpaste, toothbrush, razor, and body cream can be purchased from the Museflower Boutique.
Museflower Retreat and Spa provides one drawer with lock in each room to store your belongings. Please make sure to leave the locker key in the room upon check out. They recommend you to refrain from bringing expensive jewelry and valuables. They can also lock your valuables in their office if you so desire. For their current policy with regards to loss or damage to guest’s property, please refer to the notice located by the room’s door.
Please note that Museflower Retreat and Spa is not responsible for any items lost outside of the property. They offer daily basic housekeeping services including emptying the garbage, sweeping the floor, cleaning the bathroom, and tidying the bed. Bed sheets and bath towels are changed every three days. If you would like them to change any linen, please inform the reception.
They provide laundry services at a reasonable cost. You may request a laundry form and bag from the reception, and you are advised to return the form and laundry to the reception at 9:00 a.m. Please give them about one to two days to return the laundry. If you want to wash your own clothes, you can borrow a bucket from the reception and dry your clothes outside your room.
The standard room is equipped with two beds, one private bathroom, with beautiful custom made Northern Thai style bedside tables, and a cupboard to place your belongings. Suitable for a single traveler or couples. Standard room is offered for single or double occupancy.
The superior room is a more spacious room with two separate beds, a beautiful custom made closet with hangers, and bedside tables, one private bathroom, and a covered terrace where you can sit and relax outside. More amenities are provided in this room type. Superior room is offered at single or double occupancy. Other options are available aside from those listed. For more information, feel free to contact Museflower Retreat and Spa who will be happy to help you.
Let Museflower Retreat and Spa be your place to nurture and refresh yourself with a relaxing wellness holiday among Chiang Rai’s tranquil lakes and rice fields. This special spa and yoga retreat will nourish you with fresh organic vegetarian food, daily Thai natural spa treatments, and gentle fitness classes including yoga and stretching. This spa retreat program, including the delicious food and the best natural Thai spa treatments, is the ideal break to relax and de-stress, the perfect spa getaway holiday in Chiang Rai.
For 60-minute private wellness sessions, you may choose any holistic session with the resident practitioner team (Watchararat, Kanlayanee, or Tania or Eugenie). Please inform or consult with the reception at the beginning of your stay, so they can schedule your private session accordingly. All holistic sessions are subject to the practitioner’s availability.
Please note that Hado counseling with Tania is not available from March to September 2018. During this period, it will be substituted with a 60-minute additional signature massage or spa treatment or a special healing session with Eugenie Lenain. Eugenie, a freelance local practitioner, will replace Tania Ho's Hado counseling sessions starting from February 17th, 2018 during Tania's maternity leave.
Hence, 120-minute Hado counseling full sessions will be replaced with the 120-minute yoga of caring or 120-minute signature spa journey. The option of 60-minute private wellness session will be replaced with 60-minute pranayama and relaxation techniques or 60-minute spa treatment.
Please note that actual times of activities may change depending on instructors and the spa availability. You will receive your itinerary upon arrival. The daily itinerary can be customized based on your needs. Please get in touch with Museflower Retreat and Spa and they can discuss the best daily routine for you. Please make sure to arrive latest before 3:00 p.m. for the first yoga class.
Museflower Retreat and Spa is nestled in a gently wooded area surrounded by scenic lakes and lush rice fields 17 kilometers from Chiang Rai City. Their cottages are clustered around a small lake where guests can go swimming in the lake and Himalayan Crystal Salt swimming pool, take nature walks, jog, and ride bikes along the surrounding country lanes.
Located in Thailand’s far north in the Golden Triangle where the border meets Myanmar and Laos, Chiang Rai is a lovely place to explore Thailand’s exotic hill tribe cultures, beautiful Lanna (northern Thai) temples, arts and crafts, and go trekking by foot or elephant in the misty green hills.
Museflower Retreat and Spa offers delicious, organic lacto or ovo vegetarian food with buffet-style dining, three meals a day. Vegan or gluten-free options are available upon request. Fresh products are picked straight from Museflower Retreat and Spa’s on-site aquaponics system and organic garden, and it is sourced locally as much as possible.
The buffet is created to offer a variety of dishes, flavors, and colors to help excite the palate, stimulate the eyes, and therefore, the appetite so that you enjoy the experience of a healthy, nutritious, and satisfying meal. Museflower Retreat and Spa offers complimentary ozonized drinking water for you in Soul Food Corner, by the pool lounge, and the reception area. Please let them know upon reservation if you have food allergies or special dietary requirements.
Located in Thailand’s far north in the Golden Triangle where the border meets Myanmar and Laos, Chiang Rai is a lovely place to explore Thailand’s exotic hill tribe cultures, beautiful Lanna (northern Thai) temples, arts and crafts, and go trekking by foot or elephant in the misty green hills. Chiang Rai is also full of surprising and non-touristic attractions. Some of the favorite activities are listed below. You can choose to join a tour with Museflower Retreat and Spa’s local travel partner PDA or to explore Chiang Rai on your own.
Mangosteen, known as the “Queen of the Tropical Fruits”, contains a high amount of anti-oxidants to help repair and prevent further damage to skin cells. This natural Thai spa treatment uses dried mangosteen peel powder mixed with honey for a gentle body exfoliation, followed by a kefir (fermented milk) splash for softening the skin. Finish with an application of body moisturizer scented with Museflower's signature blend.
Kala Namak or Himalayan black salt has been used in Ayurvedic medicine as a cooling spice to aid digestion. Rich in iron and minerals this salt contains a distinct sulfur flavor. Tamarind paste, fresh ginger, and coconut oil are mixed with black salt to create a rich body scrub, which helps to stimulate blood circulation and maintain a healthy pH balance for the skin. Finish with an application of body moisturizer scented with our signature blend. It is suitable for the normal and oily skin.
Ideal for detoxifying, Himalayan crystal pink salt and oil are applied to the whole body. Then the therapist will wrap and cover your body, allowing the Himalayan crystal pink salt’s rich 84 minerals to recharge your body cells and restore skin moisture, and leave you with a feeling relaxed, fresh, and light. Suitable for all skin types except sensitive skin.
Enriched with about 84 essential minerals, this ionic salt is the result of the accumulation of the substances on rock salt over a million years. Our Himalayan pink salt body scrub is infused with rose essential oil and honey, improving skin texture and hydrating while calming the mind. Finish with an application of body moisturizer scented with our signature blend. Suitable for normal skin and dry skin.
An innovative experience that combines a body scrub and massage.
In this scrub sage (scrub and massage) treatment, the therapist will first massage the body with the signature blend massage oil. Himalayan crystal pink salt is then sprinkled and massaged onto the oil like in a body scrub.
After the scrub, warm water is applied again on the same area to allow the salt to melt. Herbal steam is recommended after the treatment, to allow the body to further detoxify through sweat while opening the skin’s pores to absorb the rejuvenating effects of the fresh herbal steam that stimulates your circulation and activates your metabolism. Suitable for all skin types except sensitive skin.
Begin pampering your skin with Museflower's gentle and cleansing Himalayan crystal pink salt exfoliation, then allow your body to detoxify with the application of green clay to draw out impurities. Finish with an application of body moisturizer scented with the signature blend. An excellent treatment for stimulating and firming the skin. It is suitable for the normal and oily skin.
The first step cleanses the face with kefir (fermented milk) and mung bean and honey scrub, then toning with cooling cucumber water. A lymphatic drainage facial massage with rose geranium essential oil helps with firming the face and balancing sebum, followed by a hydrating fresh aloe vera and cucumber mask to rejuvenate and soften your skin. You will finish with a refreshing moisturizing gel applied on the face for a dewy glow. This treatment is suitable for all skin types except for the sensitive skin.
One of our best spa treatments to melt away tension and stress, this full body signature massage includes a pampering facial and scalp massage. With your choice of aromatherapy oil and gentle slow stroking movements, this treatment allows your body and mind to immerse in a harmonic state once again. Also suitable for children and pregnant guests.
This is our best spa treatment to revitalize your body with this integrative style of full-body signature massage, combining the techniques from the Orient and the West. With your choice of aromatherapy oil, the therapist will use different movements, stretching and acupressure to awaken the energy flow of the body again.
Tailor-make your own treatment by telling us what you need and how you want it. Begin with a spa consultation to let us know what pressure you prefer, what area you would like to concentrate on, and select your own aromatherapy oil that best caters to your need. therapists will use natural Thai spa techniques along with their instinct to tune into your body and energy and incorporate their own unique style in this signature massage treatment.
Relieve stiffness from your back and shoulder with this reviving upper body massage. Finish with a face and scalp massage for complete relaxation.
This is a detoxifying deep tissue aroma massage using natural bamboo sticks to release tension on muscles and to improve blood circulation. This massage is an ideal for guests looking for release knots in the muscles.
A unique and effective healing massage that combines ancient Chinese natural healing and Western touch. Begin with a relaxing aromatic massage to warm and relax tired muscles, followed by fire cupping along the meridian lines to help draw out toxins and stimulate a free flow of energy within your body. It is normal to have red to purple marks on the back after a cupping treatment. The darker the mark is, the more toxins it has released from the body.
Originating from ancient Egypt and China, cupping therapy is a natural therapy that’s been used for centuries to stimulate and activate the body’s own natural self-healing power. Glass cups are first heated with a flame and then immediately placed on the back. The warm air inside the heated cups creates suction on the muscles. This allows blood vessels to expand and redden.
In Traditional Chinese medicine, cupping therapy is believed to help relieve muscle tension, as well as to improve blood circulation and help with respiratory symptoms. Our therapist will start with a warming oil back massage to release any tension and relax the body, and then apply the cups on your back for about ten to fifteen minutes. It is normal to have red to purple marks on the back after a cupping treatment. The darker the mark is, the more toxins it has released from the body.
An invigorating and firming massage specifically targets concerned areas of cellulite such as abdomen and thighs, to stimulate blood flow and to help tighten and tone your muscles using the signature detox blend. In the 90-minute treatment, cupping therapy will be added in the back area to help draw out toxins.
One of the most popular Thai spa treatments, foot massage kneads the reflex points on the feet that correspond to every organ and gland in the body. Begin with a foot soak and a shoulder massage to release tension, then enjoy the gentle healing of foot massage stimulation of the autonomic nervous, lymphatic, and circulation systems. Ideal to improve circulation and help tired feet to recuperate.
Inspired by the traditional Champissage from India, this treatment combines both gentle and stimulating techniques on the upper back, shoulders, neck, and scalp to improve blood flow and relieve stress. Coconut oil is used to nourish the hair and scalp.
This is a pampering massage with warm salt compress for the mother-to-be during your second trimester to soothe any aching muscles and to uplift your mood.
Combining traditional Thai massage with the use of freshly made Thai heated herbal compresses, this natural Thai spa treatment helps to improve blood circulation, ease aches and re-energize the whole being. This treatment is offered without oil.
Thailand’s best-known spa treatment, Thai massage uses pressure points and gentle body stretching to re-awaken the body’s energy flow by stimulating the meridians (energy channels). This treatment is practiced fully-clothed and without oil.
Let healing crystals and aroma massage rebalance and uplift your energy.
This will give your body and skin a treat with the moisturizing richness of natural coconut cream.
Monsoon is a time to balance. Natural traditional Thai herbal treatments will gently relax and soothe your body and face.
Autumn is a time to slow down. Pamper yourself with these uniquely Asian body and face treatments.
Detoxifying Himalayan crystal salt scrub combined with a detox body massage will leave you feeling clean and clear.
Please note that all Museflower spa journeys include a 15-minute herbal steam session and a ginger and pink salt foot soak to stimulate your blood circulation. During the foot soak, you will receive a short shoulder and neck massage. After each spa journey, you can enjoy your favorite herbal tea in our spa garden, and take home a healthy spa gift.
Museflower Spa provides one big and one small herbal steam room, so couples and families can book to use a steam room together. Thai herbs, such as lemongrass and plai are used in the steam for stimulating circulation and aiding the detoxification process. Guests are advised to change into sarongs (provided in the changing room) in order to use the steam room.
You can take a bus from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai or vice versa. Normally, a bus ride takes about two and half to three hours from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai. The new bus terminal (terminal two) is about 20 kilometers from the center. If you need Museflower Retreat and Spa to arrange a taxi to pick you up from the bus terminal, please specify during your reservation. The 2018 rate is 380 THB per car per one-way. They usually recommend getting off at bus terminal two as it is easier for the cars to be parked there.
Bus terminal two is the first bus stop after the bus passes by the White Temple area. Bus terminal one is located inside Chiang Rai town by the night bazaar area. They also recommend that you purchase your bus ticket in advance to avoid waiting at the bus station.