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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this hotel in order to get off the beaten track and see something of the Laos countryside. We were not disappointed. The hotel is in a fantastic location with great views and some excellent walks on the doorstep. The facilities were great and the people were friendly and helpful. The food was good and our room was great....

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We don't even know how to start. Wowwww, amazing, wonderful, a dream place to visit. We think you must visit this place, and evaluate yourself. This place has cool surroundings, peaceful life, amazing views and wonderful staff. Not to forget, the food is amazing. The prices are very reasonable. We were suprised, when we received the bill. You can do...

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HillsideNatureLodge, Owner at Hillside - Nature Lifestyle Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Eduardo and Sophie, we want to thank you for taking the time and writing these kind words for us. I can assure you, and that in the name of the whole team, that it was a pleasure to had you staying with us! If you plan to come back one day, you will be more than welcome. Greets from...

Luang Prabang, Laos
Reviewed 7 February 2017

There is a reason this is the #1 specialty resort in luang prabang. Hillside is quiet, peaceful and relaxing and is our first choice when staying in luang prabang. the staff are attentive, the rooms are inviting, cozy and sparkling clean and the restaurant serves up delicious food and drinks. come here and you will be happy you did!

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HillsideNatureLodge, Owner at Hillside - Nature Lifestyle Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Brad, many thanks for your wonderful review and feedback. We have passed on your feedback to our service team and our kitchen staff, who are thrilled on getting such a feedback once in a while. We are in deed very proud of them all, capable to guarantee the 'Hillside' standards and taking very good care of our guests. Thank...

Luang Prabang, Laos
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Conveniently remote, the Hillside is by far my favorite out-of-town resort near Luang Prabang. Only a half hour away from the busy tourist center and airport, the Hillside is situated in a steep-sided, secluded valley, the home of cave dwellers 10,000 years ago. Pierre, the host, is extremely congenial and accommodating, multi lingual and has great in-depth information about local...

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HillsideNatureLodge, Owner at Hillside - Nature Lifestyle Lodge, responded to this review

Hi, John it was indeed a great pleasure to have you staying with us. At this stage of the Lodge and level of the team. It is extremely encouraging and rewarding to get such a great feed back from our guests Thanks John and all the best for you and our lovely daughter.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I, along with our 2 year old son and his grandma recently stayed at the Hillside Lodge and loved each and every moment. It is a good drive up into the hills so expect to plan your activities around the immediate area, and there is plenty to do and see! But don't worry whomever is hosting the...

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HillsideNatureLodge, Owner at Hillside - Nature Lifestyle Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Glaxor, Thank you very much for sharing your experience of our Lodge and thank you for the kind words. We will keep on working hard to ensure all our guests have a pleasant stay. In the future, we may get the chance to welcome you back. Kind regards Holger

Sydney Australia
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights. Just relaxed so I am sure we missed some of the great activities close by. After a few weeks of travel it was just time to chill though In the up side we were picked up from town by the very friendly and prompt Holga and taken out to the resort. The resort set in...

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HillsideNatureLodge, Owner at Hillside - Nature Lifestyle Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Dennis11, Thank you for taking the time and reviewing Hillside Lodge. " …very friendly and prompt Holger...superb location....cabins are sweet....nice welcome by ever friendly Pierre...meals were great...sheets and towels were clean...lovely jungle mountains...etc" I interpret that over all you enjoyed your stay with us. Didn't you? Concerning others of your statements, I would like to explain something first. You...

Orange County, CA
Reviewed 17 January 2017

After 4 days in Luang Prabang, we wanted something different. We weren't disappointed- Hillside was a great choice! Our room was terrific, with a great view. Pierre the manager was helpful and friendly as can be. Food was fine and not expensive. Make your reservation directly and breakfast is free. Walk to the left after you leave the compound, and...

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HillsideNatureLodge, Owner at Hillside - Nature Lifestyle Lodge, responded to this review

Dear stockmktgenius, Many thanks for sharing your feedback following your recent stay with us at Hillside and thank you sharing these lovely comments about your experience with us. We are happy to know that you had a great time and enjoyed your stay up in the hills We appreciate your comments on our service, rooms, food and nearby attractions which...

Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice owner, bungalow and sorroundings! Beatiful pool! Don't miss the herbal sauna! Nice food! Go there for being lazy or for trecking in this beatiful area! I recomend to 100% and wish I was back!

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HillsideNatureLodge, Owner at Hillside - Nature Lifestyle Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Erik, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Hillside Lodge. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback, especially on our trekkings, sauna, pool and fresh food. Thank you and we are looking forward to welcoming you back again in not too distant future. Holger

Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed 4 days at the Hillside. What a great place! The surroundings are beautiful. It's so peacefull and quiet in the beautiful garden. Holger, his wife, Pierre and their staff do everything to make your stay a pleasant one. The food is delicious, the rooms are comfy. The view is stunning. Also try the herbal sauna! They can provide...

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HillsideNatureLodge, Owner at Hillside - Nature Lifestyle Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Olav, thank you very much for your kind review. We are happy to hear that you totally enjoyed staying with us. Reviews like yours gives us the motivation to go on everyday and makes our a daily work a pleasure. All the best for you Holger

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This place was the perfect final stop in our Laos trip, to just unwind and relax in the mountains. We were collected from our previous hotel by the host, who was very welcoming, and we were driven up to the resort on the bumpy climbing road. On arrival, unfortunately the heavens opened for unusual wet few days in the middle...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The peaceful Hillside Lodge is idyllically nestled in the Lao countryside. A charming, family friendly and laid-back nature retreat, only 12 km from Luang Prabang, surrounded by protected area with primary forest, with scenic mountain views and beautiful waterfalls nearby. It's a family run place offering authentic bungalows with a twist of style for 20 guests. The Hillside is set amidst a lush tropical garden and has a swimming pool. An organic garden provides fresh vegetables for the restaurant. The Hillside Lodge is an ideal place for outdoor activities off the beaten track. Amazing waterfalls and ethnic villages wait to be explored. Guided and self-guided hikes are available. Mountain bikes are available for rent. The Hillside's mission is based on ecologically and socially sustainable principles. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hillside - Nature Lifestyle Lodge

Address: Ban Xieng Muark, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: €48 - €68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hillside - Nature Lifestyle Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“all rooms are cozy and quiet”
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“An alternative name for the Hillside could be Serenity. The rooms are all very private and comfortable.”
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“They are all good and all offer privacy”
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“Ask for one of the lower rooms which get more natural light and the view”
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