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Thongbay Guesthouse

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 17 March 2014

Stayed with family and friends - split between two rooms - for 3-4 days. A couple of us took the bus up from Vientiane, and three flew in directly. Overall it made for a good home base, with nice views along the river, quality breakfast, and good service. Taking the shuttle in/out of town was easy, and they arranged for...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 17 March 2014

Very friendly and helpful staff, delicious breakfast served to your porch daily, clean rooms/bathrooms, and well maintained grounds. I was pleased to stay away from downtown, however, I think there is karaoke bar in the area whose music carries down the river to our riverside bungalow. Also there is some construction happening in the neighborhood and possibly the world's loudest...

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Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 12 March 2014

This review is way overdue. A friend and I stayed at Thongbay when we were traveling around Luang Prabang last year in July 2013 for 4 days and 3 nights. We are both happy with our choice of accomodation as we very much have enjoyed our stay here. We were picked up at the airport and dropped off on the...

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Kincumber, Australia
Reviewed 10 March 2014

My wife and i stayed at Thongbay about 2 weeks ago, no airport pickup probably a communication mix up. No problem it is not far from the airport, arrived for check in with friendly staff and escorted to our garden room. Beautiful gardens and surrounds but the bed was hard as nails and as previous guests have mentioned the shower...

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Anyang, South Korea
Reviewed 9 March 2014

The Thongbay Guesthouse was a delightful place to stay in Luang Prabang! The bungalows are beautifully decorated, and I found their garden to be a perfect place to order an iced Lao coffee, sit back, and relax. And their breakfasts are fantastic. I had a wonderful time and hope to be back soon!

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2014

I really enjoyed my stay here. The staff were really helpful and friendly. Having breakfast on your private balcony was lovely, just order what you want the day before the garden was well maintained and peaceful. There was transport provided to the city however Matt and I generally walked in and it took around 20 minutes. Nothing to fault here...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 11 February 2014

My brother and I stayed at Thongbay for 3 nights and really enjoyed our stay. For starters, upon our arrival we were greeted at the airport by the owner and his son. They drove us to the guesthouse where we were welcomed by locals and employees of who we're celebrating a family gathering. They generously provided beers before we put...

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Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 9 February 2014

This was one of my favourite hotels in South-east Asia. It does what it says on the Internet site. It is away from the centre but you can get there easily by shuttle bus or Tuk-tuk. Not sure why some people complain about Tuk-tuks, if you tell them your price they will honour it (that is just part of life...

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2014

We just spent 6 nights at Thong Bay Guesthouse and it was excellent. You will not find more friendly or helpful people in Luang Prabang. The hospitality is fabulous and genuine, on arrival it was the birthday celebration and we were invited to join with free flowing Beer Lao and lots of fresh Laos food for free!!! The river view...

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 9 February 2014

Amazing Experience! Friendly and helpful staff, nice breakfast, good bangalow with a river view. Quiet surrounds. Is a little bit far from the city centre, but theres free transfers avaliable all day until 9h30pm and free bikes! If a original experience is what you`re looking for, stay there. No mistakes. If you`re are like the italian girl, that make a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Thongbay Guesthouse

Address: Ban Vieng May, Vat Sakem, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: £31 - £55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Thongbay Guesthouse 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Highly recommend a river view”
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“We recommend a river view cabin. There is a lot going on on the river - women washing clothes, children playing, monks swimming....”
50Will50, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Both of the type of bungalows are great - garden ones have stunning green views and river ones have a lovely view on to the river.”
990hannap, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“book a room on the river”
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“Rooms on the river are exceptional. Walk up to a delightful breakfast on the balcony while enjoining a lovely river view.”
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