We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Elephant Crossing Hotel

    Ban Viengkeo | (PO Box 5512, Vientiane), Vang Vieng 1003, Laos
    011 856 23 511 634
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$42US$50
    View Deal
    Traveller (310)
    Room & Suite (150)
    Dining (35)
    Riverside Boutique Resort
    679 reviews
    #1 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    Vieng Tara Villa
    199 reviews
    #5 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    Thavonsouk Resort
    270 reviews
    #11 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    Vang Vieng Boutique Hotel
    205 reviews
    #2 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good38%
    • Average27%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “the river” (150 reviews)
    “amazing views” (20 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Pets Allowed
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Riverside Boutique Resort
    679 reviews
    #1 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    Vieng Tara Villa
    199 reviews
    #5 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    Thavonsouk Resort
    270 reviews
    #11 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    Vang Vieng Boutique Hotel
    205 reviews
    #2 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    Rooms
    29 Oct30 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$42.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Vang Vieng hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "f8441159e3a94e84a451cc0481214562", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":650241,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":29,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":30,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"f8441159e3a94e84a451cc0481214562","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":50,"lowestMetaPrice":42,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":50,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":50,"lowestMetaPrice":42,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":50,"hotelName":"The Elephant Crossing Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImY4NDQxMTU5ZTNhOTRlODRhNDUxY2MwNDgxMjE0NTYyIiwiQUlLIjoiNTA1OThhOGI3MWVmNDc2NzhlZTcwYWJkZTg4MjQ3YzQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "29/10/2017", "checkOut": "30/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$42", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"71971369":"TravelocityEWS","109328371":"HotelsCom2IB","71625084":"Expedia","79007677":"OrbitzEWS","32491399":"BookingCom","79599687":"CheapTicketsEWS","76551038":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (457)
    There are newer reviews for The Elephant Crossing Hotel
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    201 - 205 of 346 reviews

    Reviewed 26 October 2012

    Stayed here two nights in a room overlooking the river on the third floor. Room was small and bathroom was not great, shower pressure was low and hard to get temperature right. We had a few bugs and ants in our room even though the...More

    2  Thank James C
    Reviewed 18 October 2012

    From the time we arrived at the reception desk of the hotel, we knew we found a beautiful place to stay. We (my husband and myself and another Aussie couple) had just survived the seven hour winding bus trip from Luang Prabang and we were...More

    3  Thank kathyosh
    Reviewed 9 October 2012

    We were shown to a room which was not what we had booked. It was small, poorly equipped and dirty. No pool, but you can use the one in our new hotel for 60000 kip - a fortune in Laos. When told that was all...More

    1  Thank grangeview
    Reviewed 2 October 2012

    Elephant Crossing is a very big hotel compared to the other places in Vang Vieng. We liked the idea that they employ and educate local people but you have to do it the right way. The staff needs more guidance by the management. Also: The...More

    2  Thank nofsky82
    Response from ECH1, Guest Relations Manager at The Elephant Crossing HotelResponded 6 October 2012

    Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for your comments and for sharing your encounters with us. We are sorry that your experience staying with us was unsatisfactory. Your comments have been very helpful and we will address the problems that you encountered as priority issues. Best travels.

    Reviewed 18 September 2012

    This has to be the most awful place to stay in Laos. Never mind that the room is old, at least it was clean. BUT the service is just awfully bad, especially coming from the owner (australian lady) of the hotel! Questions were tossed aside...More

    1  Thank ianfoo75
    Response from ECH1, Owner at The Elephant Crossing HotelResponded 20 September 2012

    Dear Sir, I am sorry that you didn't have a good experience staying at our hotel. Your review says that you stayed with us October 2011, almost a year ago. I do not recall our encounter however brief and if more recent I am not...More

    Riverside Boutique Resort
    679 reviews
    #1 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    Vieng Tara Villa
    199 reviews
    #5 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    Thavonsouk Resort
    270 reviews
    #11 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    Vang Vieng Boutique Hotel
    205 reviews
    #2 of 25 hotels in Vang Vieng
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$42 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 36
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Hotels.com, Expedia, Booking.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Hotwire, Evoline ltd and Cheap Tickets so you can book your The Elephant Crossing Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Laos >
    • Vientiane Province >
    • Vang Vieng
    • Also Known As
    • Elephant Crossing Hotel ,
    • Hotel Elephant Crossing
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (310)
    Room & Suite (150)
    Dining (35)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (189)
    Bathroom (21)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Vieng Tara Villa
    199 reviews
    .28 km away
     
    Thavonsouk Resort
    270 reviews
    .12 km away
     
    Riverside Boutique Resort
    679 reviews
    .32 km away
     
    Vang Vieng Boutique Hotel
    205 reviews
    .36 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Gary's Irish Bar
    485 reviews
    .38 km away
    Viman Vang Vieng
    622 reviews
    .17 km away
    Pizza Luka
    234 reviews
    .18 km away
    A.M.D Restaurant
    274 reviews
    .43 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Tham Chang Cave
    243 reviews
    1.56 km away
    River Tubing
    545 reviews
    .54 km away
    Balloons Over Vang Vieng
    180 reviews
    .45 km away
    Sakura Bar
    235 reviews
    .36 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    tina44886
    7 September 2017|
    Answer
    Response from traveller5605 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes my room did have a hair dryer.
    0
    Votes
    DavidTCB600
    21 February 2016|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from ab3 | Reviewed this property |
    There is a private dirt lot as well as what seemed to be fairly secure area where one could put their bike.
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Top floor rooms are the best."
    Read review
    "request water views"
    Read review
    "a view of the river is worth it"
    Read review
    "Second or third floor as far North as possible for the best view."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing