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Phuket, Thailand
Reviewed 26 March 2015 via mobile

Located across from the Mekong this boutique hotel has a worldly charm. I was pleasantly surprised with our room for eg. Ask for room 1 located on the corner on the 2nd floor and the balcony overlooks the street so you can watch the world at your feet. Its split level design means your bedroom is on the higher floor...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear FNager Thank you very much for reviewing your stay at the Belle Rive. What a pleasure to read that you were pleasantly surprised with your room. The Balcony Suite is indeed very famous, spacious and has a great view overlooking the mighty Mekong. Further, we thank you for mentioning our breakfast served on the hotels terrace as well as...

wilmington island, ga
Reviewed 24 March 2015

I've wanted to stay at the Belle Rive for years, first passing through as a measly backpacker, lacking the shilling to stay in any of Luang Prabang's worthier choices. Upon my return with my wife, staying at the Belle Rive was truly a treat for us. Calmly perched above the Mekong, the place really takes you back to a simpler...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear bravesfan1001 Thank you very much for this terrific review. It is such a pleasure to read that staying at the Belle Rive was truly a treat for you and that you and your wife further thoroughly enjoyed the charm of the hotel and the town itself. In addition, your comments regarding our staff has been shared and we all...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 22 March 2015 via mobile

The Belle Rive is a charming boutique hotel in Luang Prabang, charming French Colonial era city in Laos. The hotel is lovely with a beautiful terrace overlooking the Mekong River, excellent location, great comfy rooms and an attentive and caring staff. Will definitely come back! Great restaurant too!

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Backbayrunner59 Thank you very much for this delightful review about your recent stay. It is such a pleasure to read that you totally enjoyed this fantastic city and the Belle Rive as a charming boutique hotel as well. Further, we thank you for pointing out the attentive and caring staff as it shows that our ongoing trainings and improvements...

Shanghai Region, China
Reviewed 20 March 2015

The Bellerive has one of the best locations in Luang Prabang, with Mekong river views and walking distance to anything in the town. The 3 hotel buildings are historic and passing tourists often take photographs which include guests having breakfast on the pavement terrace! I stayed in the Tamarind Suite which is above the hotel lobby. The room has amazingly...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Barrie L Thank you very much for reviewing your stay at our Tamarind Suite. It is great to know that you could easily have stayed twice as long and you further appreciated the great location of the Belle Rive. It is indeed within walking distance to anything and just perfect to explore this beautiful world heritage town. As always,...

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 19 March 2015

We started with our Asia Trip in Luang Prabang and the welcome at The BelleRive couldn't have been friendlier. A very nice and warm welcome from Vonn and Damian Killer and we immediately felt at home. Very nice, clean and spaceous Rooms and the Hotel has the perfect Location to discover this beautiful village and its surrounding. It was very...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Barbara J Thank you very much for this glowing review. On behalf of our team we are glad that your asia trip could not have started better and that you further appreciated our "warm welcome". It is also pure pleasure to read that our staff made you feeling like home, you liked the "perfect location" and the sunset boat...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Other reviewers have already talked about the wonderful rooms, beautiful buildings, excellent location and dreamy Mekong Riverfront views that you will enjoy at the Belle Rive. All of these things are true and for these reasons alone you should stay that the Belle Rive, but I want to talk about the staff: They are brilliant! When we arrived in Luang...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear dwfletch Khop Chai lai lai for taking the time to write such a shining review. What a pleasure to read that you found our staff ,,brilliant" and that they went out of their way to make sure everything was to your best. Luang Prabang is such a beautiful place and we are more than glad to say that we...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2015

The Belle Rive consists of three adjacent colonial style buildings in the charming and peaceful old quarter of the town and is within easy walking distance of great restaurants and shops. The rooms are furnished elegantly and comfortably, the wooden floors and rosewood furniture recalling a former age. A splendid breakfast is served on the terrace overlooking the River Mekong....

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear escapedtoThailand Thank you so much for reviewing your recent stay. We are rejoiced to read that you totally enjoyed the charming and peaceful location of the Belle Rive and are glad to remain your first choice of hotels in Luang Prabang. Further, it is pure pleasure to read that you thoroughly savoured our "splendid" breakfast served on the terrace...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 10 March 2015

My boyfriend and I travelled to Luang Prabang for a few days as a part of our 6 week Asian adventure. Right away the staff, especially the Manager Damian and the owner were very welcoming and hospitable. The were very accommodating and were able to make us feel very comfortable. We were able to rent bikes from the hotel and...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear muskokagirl_1 Thank you very much for this terrific review. We are more than delighted to read that you felt very comfortable during your recent stay. We always try to please our guests with personal service throughout their time at the Belle Rive and we are glad you appreciated these efforts. Further, we all do know how exhausting it is...

Cocoa, FL
Reviewed 8 March 2015

Quiet riverside location with delicious breakfast (included) and dinner (extra) across the street by the "mighty Mekong" - three lovely colonial mansions have been turned into this beautiful boutique hotel. Rooms are filled with gorgeous wood floors, furnishings, and trim with that beautiful Asian style. Elegant simplicity. Staff was terrific - Damian made us feel so welcome upon arrival and...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear worldcally Thank you very much for this terrific review. It is pure pleasure to read that you couldn't have been happier and that you thoroughly enjoyed this charming town. Further, our staff feels glad about your comments and we will continue this path and hope to be able to provide better internet when you will return to the Belle...

Altlengbach, Austria
Reviewed 7 March 2015

coming in from a 1200 km motorcycle tour through north laos we finally reached the bellerive. a perfect welcome by gm damien killer who perfectly looked after all our personal well, great charming rooms in traditional authentic colonial style, a very fine restaurant situated on the banks of the mighty mekong river, great staff caring for our wishes and the...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear farmermike2015 Thank you very much for sharing your experiences on Tripadvisor On behalf of the team we are glad to read that you found our place the perfect oasis in Luang Prabang - especially after a 1200 km motorcycle tour. Further it is a pleasure that you thoroughly enjoyed our services, the location and the property itself. Thank you...

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel awarded Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for five consecutive years and recently inducted into HALL OF FAME on the World’s Largest Travel Site. This designer boutique hotel - situated at the shore of the Mekong River and in the historical centre of the peninsula - offers luxury accommodation and tranquility for independent travelers with high standards. The hotel features 13 rooms, 4 of them in the protected former residence of the mayor, and a charming Terrace restaurant on the Maekong Riverbank. Free Bicycles, Minibar, WiFi and a delicious breakfast variety make your stay a delightful experience. Book your room now - The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel is looking forward to having the pleasure of welcoming you in this unique world heritage town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The BelleRive Boutique Hotel

Address: 99 Baan Phonhueang, Luang Prabang, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: €105 - €208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The BelleRive Boutique Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Luang Prabang
#5 Luxury Hotel in Luang Prabang
#6 Family Hotel in Luang Prabang
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Personally I liked our ground floor room but some might prefer to be upstairs although I don't think there is much of a river view either.”
  • Mekong River from hotel terrace
  • Sunset from river cruise provided by hotel
  • Luang Prabang View Hotel pool..worth a visit
 of 5 bubbles ReneePerth, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Balcony Suite is worth the experience.”
 of 5 bubbles vanessah207, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We looked at the photos and picked a Deluxe Room. Perfect for us”
 of 5 bubbles Explorer2201, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Balcony Maisonette”
 of 5 bubbles MSY26, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Better views of the Mekong are from the upper floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 0123Dave, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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