Budget hotels & hostels
Guesthouses and B&Bs
La Residence Phou Vao
Long-considered the leading hotel in Luang Prabang, this beautiful resort occupies a crest on Phu Vao (Kite Hill) on the southern edge of town...
Maison Souvannaphoum Hotel
Once the official residence of Prince Souvanna Phouma (suite 214 was his bedroom), the glorious Souvannaphoum is now part of the Thailand-based Angsana Resorts Hotel group...
Don Chan Palace, Hotel & Convention
On an island in the Mekong believed to be home to a powerful naga, this gargantuan monstrosity was built for the Asean conference in 2004, somehow managing to bypass Vientiane’s seven-storey height limit...
Built at the turn of the last century as a royal villa, Satri House's seven rooms are beautifully furnished with Southeast Asian antiques...
The Grand Luang Prabang
Set around the former villa of local hero Prince Regent Phetsarat, this 78-room resort features French-Indochina-inspired architecture spread over a large well-landscaped area with reflecting pools, lotus ponds and superb views of the Mekong...
The ugly, six-storey Nanhai has semi-luxurious rooms with decent views, but has all the character of a Chinese business hotel – not much. The restaurant (meals US$2...
Just around the corner from the Pakse Hotel, this French-era villa has some wonderful big rooms with wooden floors (tiled downstairs), high ceilings and tasteful furnishings...
The Lankham is right in the centre of town and front-facing rooms (some of the few with windows that don’t look onto a corridor) can be noisy. Rooms are small and smaller.
Champasak Palace Hotel
You can’t miss the vast, wedding-cake style Champasak Palace, on Rte 13 about 1km east of the town centre...
At the cheap end of midrange, this new place offers a good location and well-equipped rooms, even if it’s not going to win prizes for its charisma...
Vansana Vangvieng Hotel
The 38 rooms here are comfortable if not desperately stylish, though quite a few don’t have a view. It does, however, have a very nice pool.
The Elephant Crossing Hotel
With almost every room boasting a balcony overlooking the Nam Song and out to the dramatic karsts, it’s hard to beat this place. That the rooms are comfortable, relatively stylish and fair value doesn’t hurt, either. Prices fall US$5 in low season.
The Villa Merry Lao Iii Hotel
Wide, low-slung beds, silk textiles, splashes of polished teak, couches, satellite TV and generous bathrooms are standards at this very comfortable hotel...
Day Inn Hotel
The centrally located Day Inn is two renovated buildings with large, airy rooms with attractive rattan furnishings, TV, minibar and, in most rooms, large bathrooms with bathtubs...
Malany Villa 2
This four-storey Greco-Laotian style place has clean but unremarkable rooms in the centre of town Vang Vieng.
Settha Palace Hotel
The Settha Palace is Vientiane’s classic colonial hotel, and is probably the best hotel in town. It has been beautifully restored, with custom-made rosewood furniture, plank floors and landscaped gardens...
Sala Prabang Hotel
This artistically refurbished, century-old mansion facing the river is joined by a newer wing a few doors up, built in similar style, all painted in earth tones...
The Luang Say Residence
Property Location With a stay at The Luang Say Residence in Luang Prabang, you'll be convenient to Wat Mai and Phu Si. This 4.5-star hotel is within close proximity of Royal Palace Museum and Royal Palace...
Inthira Vang Vieng
Property Location Inthira Vang Vieng is located in Vang Vieng.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the air-conditioned guestrooms...
Property Location When you stay at Kiridara Hotel in Luang Prabang, you'll be near the airport and convenient to Phu Si and Wat Mai...
Inter City Boutique Hotel
Property Location A stay at Inter City Boutique Hotel places you in the heart of Vientiane, convenient to Lao National Museum and Patuxay. This hotel is within close proximity of That Dam and Wat Si Saket...
Property Location Champa Residence is located in Pakse...