Piyavan Resort: A traditional Thai style resort on the riverbank near to Wat Sala Daeng Nua. This peaceful retreat features traditional Thai architecture from various parts of the country. Expansive lawns and trees abound; and the many salas throughout the resort allow the guests to relax in shady solitude, enjoying the cool river breezes. Built in an elegant traditional style, the resort's accommodation features air-conditioning in all rooms, however some rooms do not have hot water. (also a Thai tradition). Located halfway between Bangkok and Ayutthaya, the resort is an ideal overnight stopping place for group tours when the accommodation on board is insufficient, or for those who do wish to stay on board but prefer not to overnight at a temple.