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Discover Thailand - Homestay painting, photography

View of Mekong River and Laos from Terrace
Painting on the terrace on the banks of the Mekong
Guests enjoying their meal on the Terrace
Guests at breakfast
Guests leaving on a day trip
Mekong House
The The guest lounge, bar and dining
The guest lounge, bar and dining
Self service drinks fridge and bar
The guest lounge, bar and dining
The guest lounge, bar and dining
The guest lounge, bar and dining
The Chagall guest room
The Chagall guest room
Guest lounge, bar and dining
Guest lounge and dining
The Chagall guest room
The Chagall guest room
The Chagall guest room
The Chagall guest room
The new guest room showers
View to bar in guest lounge
Bonnard guest room
Guest room
Chagall guest room
The view of the Mekong from one of our two large guest rooms
Dining and painting on the terrace on the banks of the Mekong River
Terrace and pergola
The view of the Mekong from one of our two large guest rooms
Terrace from guest loung
Mekong  House and the Mekong River
Sunset over the mekong from the terrace
Boats at Phon Phisai
Amanda's pen and ink drawing
Amanda painting
Lawrence painting with Mekong
Lawrence painting on terrace
Lunch on the Mekong at Nong Khai
Restaurants by the Mekong River in Nong Khai
The old tree at the Big Buddha Wat near Mekong House
Learning to weave rush mats in the village
Wat Phu Tok
Wat Phu Tok
Wat Phu Tok
Wat Phu Tok
Being blessed at Wat Pho Chai
Having fortune told at Sala Kaew Ku
Wat Pho Chai
Wat Pho Chai
The grotto under the Buddha in Phon Phisai
Waree's village Ban Pho
Selling rubber from Waree's sister's plantation
Waree your co-host at the Wat
A ride on a tractor
Waree your co-host
Issan village music
Giving alms to the monks every morning
Giving alms to the monk in the village
Your host Jeremy helping with the rice harvest
Elephant in the village
The lane beside Mekong House
Girls at the Lao market not far from Mekong House
NE Thailand Isaan village music
A Thai village wedding
A Thai village wedding
Some of the tropical fruit you can have during your stay with us
Wat Phu Tok
A monk sounding the gong at a wat
Little girl in the village waiting for her pancake
Dawn in the village of Ban Pho
A Wat in Nong Khai
The villagers in a monk making ceremony
Eating Isaan style NE Thailand
Your tutor Jeremy in a making a monk ceremony
Fresh French Sticks at the Lao market near Mekong House
Little girl getting her pancake from a street vendor
Net fishing in a nong (lake) near the village
A village wedding
Jeremy, Waree and their two boys
Rice fields
Waree's brother Tau ploughing a rice field
Eating crispy frog
Catching cicadas with glue on bamboo poles fry them and eat yum yum
Our neighbour catching fish with a net
Jeremy, Waree and their two boys
Water buffalo
The Mekong River and Laos from the Terrace
Jeremy painting and photography tutor
Waree your co-host
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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Phon Phisai, Nong Khai Province
Our small arts guest house is in the sleepy riverside town of Phon Phisai in rural NE Thailand far from the main tourist centres. It has two large high quality rooms overlooking the Mekong River and a guest lounge with all facilities including bar. Our land goes right down to the river and our terrace has a lovely view. We have a games room, bicycles and much more.

We provide art tuition, and our Thai family will introduce you to village lifestyle. We can take you on day trips to a choice of many interesting and unusual places in the Nong Khai province, plus Vientiane the capital of Laos.

The rates quoted here are for B&B accommodation only. You can add to this with full board (lunch and dinner), airport shuttle (1.5 hours drive away), sightseeing trips and art tuition at additional cost. Alternatively you can have an All Incl...
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Listing #FKN3282879
About the Owner
Jeremy H
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
    2 Showers
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
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RM 3,719
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About the neighbourhood
There is a quiet narrow road along the bank of the river from Mekong House to Phon Phisai town centre. It is ideal for walks or bike rides. We have bicycles for guests to use.

Many small fishing boats are moored along the banks below Mekong House and fishermen can be seen working with their nets on the river throughout the day. We buy some our fish from the fishermen.

Phon Phisai Is a lovely Thai town on the Mekong River not far from the capital city of the region, Nong Khai, and the bridge to Laos. On Wednesdays and Saturdays, Phon Phisai has the unique Laos street market along the banks of the river. Poor Lao people cross the river in small boats to sell their goods at the market. It is an easy walk or bike rider from Mekong House along the river bank to the market which is full...
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Pickup and drop-off available (Udon Thani): 97.0 km
Railway: Pickup and drop-off available (Nong Khai): 48.0 km
Ferry: The bridge to Lao (near Vientiane): 48.0 km
Most of our guests fly to Bangkok and then take a domestic flight to Udon Thani Airport. There are several major airlines servicing Udon Thani. All the airlines fly from the Bangkok domestic airport Don Mueang except for Thai Airways. If you arrive at the International Airport (Suvarnabhumi Airport) unless you fly Thai Airways you will need to change airports. <BR><BR>We pickup our guests from Udon Thani.<BR><BR>It is possible to travel from Bangkok to Udon Thani or Nong Khai by rail which is an experience but much the same price as travelling by air.<BR><BR>We pickup from the railway stations.<BR><BR>You can hire a car at Udon Thani but as we provide free transport for our all inclusive guests this is not usually required.<BR><B... more
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Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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