Hotel design a worry for Asians - The Nation, September 14, 2005
...But the hotel might find it difficult to attract Asian visitors,
who are mostly Buddhist and who may feel the hotel looks too much
like a temple. For Asians, staying in a place like the Dhara Dhevi
could feel like staying overnight at a temple - something only ghosts
Even representatives of the 39 Chinese companies visiting Chiang
Mai this month didn't want to stay at the hotel...