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Orange County, CA
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We LOVED this place. For one thing, it was QUIET, which is hard to find in LP. (There's a building between the street and your room which blocks all the noise.) It's located right in the heart of the action- You walk outside and there's the Night Market! Room was comfortable and nice enough. Staff was friendly as can be....

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Reviewed 16 January 2017

REALLY IMPRESSIVE...in a town full of basic accommodation It's in the centre of town, but back off the street so very quiet Clean spacious room, great shower Wonderful friendly owner, nothing was too much trouble

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nites in january.. wonderful location and lovely staff. The owner ( mrs Tengone and her son ) will take good care of you the moment you arrive and attention to detail is fantastic! The rooms are a good size. We had a double with lovely bed and nice bathroom with walk in shower.. there is an...

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Tengone K, Owner at Phounsab Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you very much and hope we will have chance to serve you in next time ! Sabaidee and good luck! Mrs Tengone

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I stayed in Old City Area of Luang Prabang for 5 Day. Phounsab Guest House enjoys its location where was very close to main interesting places in Luang Prabang eg. Mt Phousi, Royal Kingdom Museum, Temples, Coffee Shops, Restaurants, Night Market, Tour Agents & Street Food Stall. The room was simple, quiet, clean, and spacious in term of Guest House...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

What a lovely place!! The staff were remarkable - friendly, helpful and really kind. The hotel was in a great location and really clean and comfortable. We could not have asked for a better place to stay in Luang Prabang!

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Hoi An, Vietnam
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We stayed here twice as it is in a great position near the night market but it is surpsurprisingly quiet. The friendly staff and the reasonable price ($15 for a double room with air con, private bathroom and balcony ) meant we were happy to return there.

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Wonderful location in the middle of everything, easy to walk to the sites in the old town. Easy walk to both rivers, minimarket nearby and the night market starts right outside (crepes, bahn my & more). The Hotel has a small office that opens onto the street & the rooms face an inner courtyard so have a view of roofs...

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Reviewed 16 January 2016

Like everywhere in Lao, the price of lodging in this nice guesthouse is a little expensive if you are used to prices in Vietnam or Thailand... But it is very nicely located right next to the night market and the Haw Pha Bang Temple. The room are nicely furnished, clean and the beds are very comfortable. The staff can be...

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Malacca, Melaka, Malaysia
Reviewed 29 November 2015

Good location at the main street of attraction. Night market is just downstairs of the guesthouse. Less than 5mins walking to Royal Palace Museum and Phu Si temple. We stayed 3 nights here, in room no. 3 (old building). Not to worry if it will be noisy, instead the room is peace and quiet at all time, good to rest....

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Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

We booked this just by walking past and asking for a room.. $35 not too bad.. It is in the best possible location right in main street and next to the night markets. Air con, wifi, tv, hot water and the comfiest beds ever. Nice staff as well Only thing is you cant have alcohol and the curfew is 12am...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are the best kept secret in accommodation in Luang Prabang. Do you want everything Luang Prabang has to offer to be easy access for you? Do you want a safe, quiet, clean and serene room to come back to every day? No need to compromise. Our location is second to none, yet the guesthouse rooms are situated in a beautiful quiet courtyard away from the main road. Everything you wish to do and see, is at your fingertips here (No need to deal with Tuk Tuk drivers): * Early morning monk alms parade is on the main road just in front of the guesthouse. * all the travel agencies to book activities (elephant rides, sight seeing, rent motorcycle, bicycle etc) are next door. * All the restaurants are next door to the left of us. * Lao message parlours and spas are to the left of us, including wonderfull Lao herbal steam sauna (after 4:30pm). * Royal palace, theater and Phousi mountain are to the right of us. * Ferry to cross Makong river and hike (or bicycle) to temple with magical views of Luang Prabang is one block away. * Night market entrance is to our right. Including Fruit shakes, crepes, sandwiches. * Two mini-marts are infront of guesthouse, for your convenience. (open to 11:00pm) * Can park motorcycle and bicycle inside safe guesthouse courtyard. Though the entrance of the guesthouse is on the main road, a long corridor leads to the beautiful and serene courtyard, where your rooms are in total silence. (Also away from temples beating drums at dawn). Our rooms are newly renovated, clean and relaxing with A/C and refrigerator. Hot water and tea and coffe are also available. We welcome you ... more   less 

Additional Information about Phounsab Guesthouse

Address: Sakkarine Road | City Center, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: €28 - €50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Phounsab Guesthouse 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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 of 5 bubbles Seanlee304, 28 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Rooms in the back are quiet but check aircon and TV!!”
 of 5 bubbles jeanm764, 2 May 2015 | Read review
“The back building is quieter, but the noise would be of town life, so I wouldn't think that a problem anyway. Always, upstairs is a help in getting fewer mosquitoes.”
 of 5 bubbles 837anner, 13 Jan 2015 | Read review
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