Willing to get a haircut on vacation? Well, this is just what we intend to help you with within this blog.
Today, we will be covering the top nine barber shops in Chiang Mai that can assure you a fantastic haircut that would be worth all the flex.
1. Hair House Barbershop by Adam Chan III
Hands down, it is the best barbershop in Chiang mai that is famous for its exceptional haircut and beard trimming services.
Adam Chan, the owner of the parlour is a renowned name in Hong Kong’s hairdressing industry. He is professional, highly skilled, and, most importantly, very humble.
Since it is a premium parlour, the service charges are slightly high, but the result that you get would be worth every penny.
Address: 141/2 Kampangdin Rd, Haiya Sub-district, Amphoe Mueang Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
Phone: +66 93 034 1701
2. Nakrob Barber
It is a stylish men’s barber shop which is cheaper than most city parlours. The place is fully air-conditioned and has a wifi connection too.
The owner and head barber, Nakrob, is a humble man who is highly skilled in the art of hairdressing and can give you a hairstyle that would suit you the best.
He has an eye for details. The place could be a perfect choice for those who can’t decide which hairstyle would look good on them because the hairdresser has on-point recommendations for all.
Address: 63/1 Tha Sala, Mueang Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
Phone: +66 85 709 3385
3. The Cutler
The Cutler is among the best barbershop in Chiang Mai that you can trust for a stunning haircut.
Situated a bit south of Wat Phra Singh, it is a humble glass-enclosed shop with simple rustic decor. Si and X are the leading barbers here who are highly skilled in this profession.
Both of them speak fluent English. You can read our detailed article about The Cutler Barber here.
Address: 62 Samlarn Rd, Tambon Phra Sing, Mueang district, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
Phone: +66 96 393 2488
4. 56 Barbershop
It is another very popular barbershop in the Nimman area of Chiang Mai.
The barbershop is rated 5-star by over 154 people on google and does not have single negative feedback!
The owner, Nat, is a born barber who is supremely talented, very professional, and cordial.
He is a meticulous hairdresser and pays attention to the minutest of details to give you the haircut of your dreams.
If that was not enough, the prices are unbelievably low considering the top-notch quality of haircuts the place offers.
Address: N-Park Project, 45 Nimmanahaeminda Road, Tambon Su Thep, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
Phone: +66 62 918 5191
5. OH Barber Shop
As the name suggests, the barbershop checks the ‘Oh so cool’ vibe. The owner Viwat (Oh), is a highly-skilled hairstylist and also has excellent taste in music.
He is an incredibly creative individual that is driven by his artistic pursuits. Besides hairdressing, he is also into tattoo artistry and graphic design/illustration.
The place is managed by both Oh and his brother.
Since both of them speak Thai and understand English faintly, it is recommended that you carry a picture of your desired haircut to get it right.
They also have a handbook that can help you decide.
Address: 12 Ratchaphuek Alley, Tambon Chang Phueak, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand
Phone: +66 80 556 9569
6. Don’s Barber Shop
The barbershop is best known for its straight blade close shave. The owner, Don, is highly proficient in this art of hairstyling.
He is a very humble guy who speaks fluent English. The shop is spotlessly clean and close to the Tha Phae Gate.
The charges are as low as 250 Baht.
Address: 18/3 Rachadamnoen Rd Soi 1, Tambon Si Phum, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
Phone: +66 95 757 8434
7. Skill Barber
This is one of the earliest barbershops in Chiang Mai that has been around for more than ten years.
The experience of a decade is clearly reflected in the dexterity of the job and the humility of the barbers here.
The haircuts start from 300 Baht and are worth every penny.
Address: 83 Huay Kaew Rd, Tambon Su Thep, city Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
Phone: +66 88 261 1057
8. Sweeney Tods Barber Shop
It is a small well-decorated shop located in the Tambon Si Phum area of Chiang Mai.
Here you can avail yourself of amazing service where even the finest details are taken care of well.
It is a perfect spot if you are looking for a great fade and amazing style check.
The price is 400 baht, but perfection is well worth the money.
Address: Sipoom, 33/3 Ratvithi Rd, Tambon Si Phum, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
9. Old Thai Barber
It is a vintage-style barbershop located in the Phra Sing area of Chiang Mai.
EY is the main barber who takes all the time to understand the client’s expectations the best he can.
He is supremely talented and a very nice human being who is extremely patient with the clients.
You can call them to schedule an appointment in advance.
If you don’t have the time to visit the salon, you can also avail yourself of the onsite service wherein they’ll come to your place to give you the desired haircut.
Address: 65, 22 Samlarn Rd, Phra Sing, Amphoe Mueang, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
Phone: +66 95 656 5833
10. Men Barber Shop
It is a pocket-friendly barber shop in Chiang Mai that offers quality at the minimum price possible.
The service charges are as low as 100 Baht.
The owner and head hairstylist is a simple guy who has magic in his hands.
He does not speak English but can communicate really well through pictures.
Address: QXHW+349, Tambon Hai Ya, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
Phone: +66 63 865 3468
11. California Barber and Coffee Shop
It is a small barber shop with an in-house coffee place.
The barbers in California don't speak the best English but are somehow able to understand your expectation and deliver the best service possible.
The staff is very professional, gentle and very kind. The haircuts include a very nice short head massage.
Address: Chiangmai Business park Mueang Chiang Mai District Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
Phone: +66 52 087 246
12. Barber Crew
It is a top-notch budget-friendly barber shop that you trust for quality hairdressing services in Chiang Mai. The prices are as low as 200 Baht for a haircut.
The hairdressers are so skilled they can do just about any style you want. The overall atmosphere of the place is very quiet and relaxing.
Since the shop is quite popular, it is better to take an appointment, or you could be waitlisted.
Address: 64/1 Santisuk Road, Tambon Chang Phueak, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand
Phone: +66 64 494 2226
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