How to Find an Apartment in Thailand

Me in Bangkok, Thailand

Me in Bangkok, Thailand

Thailand is a magical country. In addition to being the preferred country of the top travel bloggers on the web, it is one of those places that you visit and don’t want to leave.

If you are interested in going to Thailand on either a short term or long term basis, you are going to need to find an apartment. Thailand has a lot of options, and I’m going to show you below the best places to search online.

Thailand Apartment Search Engines

When I’m looking for an apartment abroad, I normally like to start with the country-specific apartment search engines and portals. Here are the most popular ones.

  • 9 Apartment9 Apartment has tons of apartment listings. It is the first place I would check.
  • Mr. Room Finder: This site specializes in apartments and condos for rent in Bangkok.
  • Thai ApartmentThai Apartment is a huge sprawling apartment search site that has been around since 2000.

Classifieds

You can often find some hidden gems if you dig through the classifieds and real estate agent listings.

  • Craigslist: Pioneers in the internet classifieds space. These guys have a bunch of Thailand apartment options that are updated daily. Craigslist is the first place I would check after testing out the Thai-specific search engines.
  • Thai Visa Classifieds: Thai Visa is the biggest online forum for Thai expats. They have a very good classifieds section with a lot of listings.

General Apartment and Housing Search Engines

If you have already exhausted your options above, check out the general apartment and housing search engines below.

  • Trip Advisor: Trip Advisor is a great destination for vacation rentals. Search around this site to see what you come up with.
  • HomeAway.comA giant in the vacation rental space with properties featured in countries around the world.
  • AirbnbAirbnb has properties displayed for over 185 countries. You can often get some pretty good deals on short term apartments.

Useful Articles and Blog Posts

Check out the useful articles and blog posts below for more information to help you with your apartment search.

There you have it. The best places for finding an apartment in Thailand. If you are interested in working in this country, be sure to check out my article on how to find a job in Thailand as a foreigner. If you are single and are looking to spice up your dating life, check out my reviews of the best dating sites in Thailand. Enjoy your stay!

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Further Reading

  • Worldwide Moving Guide: Everything you need to know in order to plan your move to 65+ countries around the world.

  • Worldwide Apartments Guide: If you are interested in renting an apartment in another country, take a look at my articles on how to find an apartment in various countries around the world.

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