Currency: Thai baht (THB, B/s), 1 baht = 100 satang. Tips should be in cash and handed to the individual.
Local custom: Tipping is not customary but appreciated (service wages are low).
Curated tipping suggestions:
Café: Round up or leave the change.
Hair Salon (general): 10%, minimum B50.
Hotel Housekeeping/Room Attendant: Not expected. B20-50 per night left on a pillow daily (staff changes).
Hotel Porter/Bellhop: B20 per bag, maximum B50.
Massage Therapist: 10%, minimum B50.
Restaurant (general): If a service charge is included in bill/price, none, otherwise 10%. If great service, add 5% more.
Spa: 10%, minimum B50.
Taxi: Not expected, round up the fare.
Tour – Guide or Driver: Guide = 10% of price.
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