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The Pimali Foundation Hospitality Training Resort is a 4 Bungalow country resort which is also a key part of the foundation’s hospitality training school. Providing guests with a quality stay, the resort is run by the students of the foundation who are all from under-privileged backgrounds and being given an opportunity by the Pimali Foundation to embark on a career in hospitality, from hotel work to kitchen and restaurant. The Pimali Resort is located in the countryside, surrounded by rice fields and gardens, near Nongkhai and makes the perfect base to explore and enjoy this fascinating region which is famed for its unique culture, traditions, beautiful natural scenery and fantastic cuisine. The resort’s restaurant is not to be missed sharing as it does farm to table dining from the foundation’s own farm and gardens. So, the freshest flavours and best quality produce is guaranteed. Menus offer dishes from the local Isan cuisine along with classic Thai cuisine and some European favourites. The resort welcomes guests to learn about rice farming and get hands-on in the gardens or even catch your own fish from the foundation’s ponds and then learn to cook local dishes with your freshly harvested produce. As a guest of the Pimali Foundation Resort you will be helping them continue their essential work supporting the futures of countless underprivileged youth.

 

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“Pimali is a humanitarian (NGO) project based on the practical training concept of ‘Learning by doing’. The aim of the Pimali project is to assist underprivileged youth and orphans aged minimum 17 and older, who have finished their compulsory schooling in Thailand. The aid involves providing them with basic practical hotel training of one year, in order to secure a professional future for them in the hospitality industry, as well as financial independence. Pimali will help fight exploitation of disadvantaged young people and reduce poverty in Thailand’s north-eastern region. Every Thai Baht spent at Pimali is considered as a donation and helps with students’ scholarships.”


Rooms

 

Bungalow (4 units)

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At 52sqm each bungalow is spacious, bright and airy. All 4 bungalows have a large terrace oriented to provide views of the surrounding rice fields and countryside. Relax with a good book, practice yoga or perhaps enjoy your favourite sundowner beverage from your private terrace. The bungalows are set with either a king size bed or twin single beds and en-suite bathroom. 2 extra beds can be added for families (max capacity 2 adults and 2 children).

Facilities and Highlights

 

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Facilities and Highlights


 
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  • The Restaurant, offering the freshest ingredients with Farm to Table dining and serving classic Thai, European and Isan specialities.
  • Get hands-on learning about rice farming or in the kitchen with their cooking classes.
  • Fish for your own dinner: catch a fish for dinner in the resort’s own pond.
  • Meeting Room: the resort can cater for business meetings for up to 20 delegates.

Useful Information

GENERAL
Total number of rooms: 4
Annual closing:
none

Time zone: (GMT+07:00) Bangkok
Currency accepted: THB
Electricity voltage: 220V
Electricity plug type:  
CONCIERGE
Your concierge is ready to assist you with planning and completing your reservation, contact them on dream@secret-retreats.com
ACCESS
Drive on Road 2 from Udon Thani to Nongkhai. At km32, turn left (west) and follow the road for another 6km to the resort.
Airport: Udon Thani Airport (UTH) - 50 km
Train Station: Nongkhai Station - 15 km

CONTACT
182 Moo 10, Muban Khok Kong Tambon Phra That Bang Phuan - Amphur Muang – Nongkhai 43100 , Thailand
CONTACT HERE



“An intimate resort with just 4 Bungalows and a big heart. Set in delightful countryside just outside Nongkhai this resort is part of the Pimali Hospitality Training Center for underprivileged Thai kids to start their career in hospitality. The students of the foundation care for guests and manage the resort. Your stay supports their future and the essential work of the foundation.”
Kim, the discoverer.
 

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