the links below for more about Soppong and our Inn:
Some pictures and information about
our Seven Elephants Café and our accommodations.
Where it is and lots of information
about Soppong (Pang Mapha district) and our corner of
Mae Hong Son province. Current weather and forecast
The newest additions to our collection
- our most comfortable and nicely furnished air
Located adjacent to our deck, with
space, comfort and air conditioning.
A cozy two-storey cottage overlooking
River Rim Cottage
Very open and simply natural - perched
10 metres above the river with your own private
Styled after the rice barns in
Taking design cues from local Shan
style...very comfy and right on the deck.
Very private with an authentic
northern Thai house experience. Perfect for a family.
Where is Soppong anyway? We
also included some good detailed satellite maps for
a bird's eye view of the area.
If you're just visiting and want to know
more about Soppong, or would like to make a booking to
stay with us, please let us know.
Or you can phone
us at +66 53 617 107 or +66 81 250 8425.
You can also contact us on Line. Just
add us: soppongriverinn
The Lang River...straight ahead...through
More rice fields in the vicinity of
Upstream view of the Lang
River from The Deck.
New Year will be celebrated on
Tuesday, 5 February this year.
The celebration in Lisu villages will continue
on for several days with everyone dressing in
their finest traditional clothes, singing,
dancing and a party atmosphere which lasts
late into each night. Everyone is invited to
join and it's a lot of fun! We have a Lisu
village (Nong Tong) about 500 metres from our
front gate and it's an easy walk to go and
We have installed a
Netatmo weather station with real-time
temperature and humidity readings. If
you would like to see what the weather is right
here, right now, here is a link. (Update:
We received our replacement sensor and our
weather station is back up and running.)
at last year's Lisu New Year festival in Nong
is a project of the
California Academy of Natural Sciences and National
Georgraphic that uses
AI to help you identify plants and
animals using a free app and also
catalogs your observations in
an expanding crowdsourced database. We
have created a project
group that aggregates all the flora
in Mae Hong Son province. You
can view it here,
join, download the app and
contribute from wherever
We were pleased to see
Planet gave us their "Top
Choice" notation for Soppong
in their latest edition. Their review goes
on to say "Set among lush gardens with
winding paths, the rooms have heaps of
character and are all slightly different".
of our guests posted loads of photos
of views around the Inn and our gardens, along
our stretch of the Lang River and around
Soppong. You can view his blog page here. It's in
Thai language, but you can still look at the
We do not
like painfully slow wifi access either, so we have a fibre internet
connection with multiple high-powered
Ubiquity WiFi access points. If you are
not a geek, that just means that our free
internet access is now faster and you will
have a good signal in every room or anywhere
on our property.