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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 10 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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Denmark
Reviewed 3 February 2014

I stayed at Thongbay Guesthouse for twelve days in january and was placed in a river view bungalow. The internet was working fine from the bungalow and the view was great. During my stay I was invited to join the family to the alms-giving in the morning and they even invited me to join a ceremoni in the garden with...

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Calgary
Reviewed 3 February 2014

We stayed at Thongbay Guest House from January 8 - 13, 2014 on the recommendation of both my son and daughter who had stayed there on different visits to Luang Prabang. I had tried to book directly through Thongbay but they were already full for the dates we needed so I went to Agoda rooms and was able to book...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 February 2014 via mobile

I traveled solo here and really wished I was closer to town. The shuttle service is a bit limited and it was just a hassle to have to tuk tuk back and forth. I also spent extra for a riverside bungalow and while it was lovely and clean I couldn't get hot water so my showers were quick and chilly....

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2014

Luang Prabang is amazing, but it's difficult to find a quiet spot to sit and just enjoy the Mekong flow past in town. Thongbay is five-ten mins cycle ride out of the picturesque old town (you can rent a bike here for free) and situated right on the river side. The setting is beautiful, nice and secluded. I took one...

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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: RM185 - RM286 (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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