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    The River Resort

    Ban Phaphinnoy, Champasak Town, Laos
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
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    • Average1%
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    “the river” (143 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed for 3 nights earlier this year in a riverfront upper floor room. The hotel itself is not luxurious but its pretty decent for Laos. The rooms are basic and nothing to write home about, but everything outside the rooms is great. Food was decent,...More

    Thank Chetan M
    Response from David D, Owner at The River ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for having chosen The River Resort for your 3-night stay in the South of Laos, we are pleased that you found the Resort sufficiently satisfactory (though not perfect, the rooms not sufficiently luxurious for your tastes, but "everything outside the rooms is great")!...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed in The River Resort for - unfortunately only - 1 night at the end of July. We were truly amazed by what this hotel has to offer. The welcome was gracious and we were upgraded from a ground floor room to an upper...More

    Thank Lisa N
    Response from David D, Owner at The River ResortResponded 6 days ago

    Dear recent guests, We at The River Resort sincerely appreciate your generous review on TripAdvisor, titled "Wonderful, relaxing time in a truly peaceful environment". We are pleased that you were "amazed" by our Resort, its "gracious welcome", your "beautiful room" with private balcony, very comfortable...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed in The River Resort mid July 2017, as the starting point of our Laos trip that took us up north from there. Great, nicely decorated bungalows with terrace or balcony and grand view over the mighty Mekong. Two swimming pools. A good restaurant...More

    Thank rdebode
    Response from David D, Owner at The River ResortResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you very much for the review on TripAdvisor of you July stay at The River Resort. We are pleased that you enjoyed your room overlooking the Mekong River; our two infinity swimming pools; our restaurant; our setting in the midst of tropical gardens; our...More

    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    Exquisitely decorated with comfy beds, spacious bathroom with indoor and outdoor shower Full range of toiletries ,floor to ceiling windows over Mekong Two large pools with excellent restaurant all with great views Eco conciousMore

    Thank realrene
    Response from David D, Owner at The River ResortResponded 16 July 2017

    Thank you kindly for the nice review you have written on TripAdvisor about you recent stay at The River Resort, titled "Asian paradise." We are pleased that you particularly enjoyed your guest room, including its "exquisite" decoration, comfortable beds, spacious bathroom with both an indoor...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2017

    Lovely peaceful resort style hotel. The location is right on the banks of the Mekong with most rooms looking directly across the river. The rooms are very spacious, clean and very well laid out. The restaurant caters to both western and local cuisines with lots...More

    Thank CO0KIE_M0NSTER
    Response from David D, Owner at The River ResortResponded 14 July 2017

    Dear guests, thank you very much for taking the time to review on TripAdvisor your recent stay at The River Resort, captioned "Luxury retreat on the Mekong river". We are pleased that you found the Resort to be a lovely and peaceful place to stay,...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$57 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Laos >
    • Champasak Province >
    • Champasak Town
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    AnnGB333
    9 November 2015|
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    Response from David D | Property representative |
    Easiest way to come from Luang Prabang is by air, generally there are one or two flights a day directly to our international airport, in Pakse, about 45 minutes' drive to the Resort. There are also daily flights from Luang... More
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    HELEN H
    19 March 2015|
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    Response from David D | Property representative |
    Hi, it's as easy as pie (as my grandmother used to say) to book direct for The River Resort! You can go to our website, enter the Reservation page and book online there; or you can email our General Manager, Kitkosol, ask... More
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    djones49825
    11 February 2015|
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    Response from David D | Property representative |
    Hi, are you asking whether we are a "downtown hotel"? If so, we are definitely not a downtown hotel . . . we are located about 40 minutes drive south of Pakse, a city of about 25,000 people with an international airport... More
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    "River front upper floor rooms are worth the minor surcharge"
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    "Upper floor, river view"
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    "Ask for a river view."
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    "Almost every room is on the river."
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