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Mekong Estate

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Booked an impromptu trip to Laos with no expectations whatsoever just the thought of escaping in our minds. As the plane flew closer to the country I knew this was going to be the beginning of a memorable holiday. Surrounding the small airport in Luang Prabang were mountains of greenery. As we stepped out of arrivals we were welcomed by...

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MekongEstate G, General Manager at Mekong Estate, responded to this review

Dear foreveratraveler2016, It is a pleasure to receive positive feedback. Thank you very much for sharing your experience. We hope you had a pleasant journey to your next destination Best regards, Mekong Estate Team

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Mekong Estates is just picture perfect. The estate is excellently maintained including the surrounding grounds. The service provided by the staff at the Mekong Estate is possibly the best I have ever come across. Very welcoming and friendly. Always more than happy to help If you want the perfect escape from your busy hectic city life ( which is what...

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MekongEstate G, General Manager at Mekong Estate, responded to this review

Dear NellyNellyT, We are very grateful for the nice comment, it is a pleasure to know you had such lovely time relaxing at our hotel. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon at Mekong Estate. Vatthana and Mekong Estate Team

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We stayed here for a week in a group of 18 [some of the group were in the Sunset Villa by Busari which is right next door]. All wooden floors, and wide balconies. The view was spectacular - right on the river, the villas lovely, the staff super helpful and accomodating. It's perfect for groups of friends and families -...

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MekongEstate G, General Manager at Mekong Estate, responded to this review

Dear Kat0000, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this beautiful review on TripAdvisor about our hotel. We are glad to know that you and your group had a wonderful experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Best regards, Vatthana and Mekong Estate Team

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Family of 5 (kids aged 10, 12 and 15) stayed in Maison Rouge private three bedroom villa residence for 4 nights. The accommodation was brilliant, the service from Mr Vatthana and Mr Toey even better! Amazing setting for this private two story villa perched on the bank of the mighty Mekong. View to the river was stunning, view of the...

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MekongEstate G, General Manager at Mekong Estate, responded to this review

Dear Markdavis1973, Thank you very much for the great comments about your experience at our beautiful Mekong Estate, it is indeed a paradise of Luang Prabang! We are glad to see that you had such a great time. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon at Mekong Estate. Vatthana and Mekong Estate Team

Reviewed 7 June 2016

My wife and I stayed here during May 2016. We were picked up by Mr Toey from the airport and driven to the Mekong Estate where we met Mr Vantthana who introduced us to our home for the next 5 night which was the Jade suite. The suite comprised of a living room, small kitchen, bedroom, bathroom and a full...

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MekongEstate G, Manager at Mekong Estate, responded to this review

Dear Lloydy79, Many thanks for your grateful comments and share your experience about our property. We look forward to welcoming you back home soon. Thanks again, Vatthana and Mekong Estate Team

Reviewed 23 May 2016

We stayed at Mekong Estate for five nights in the Maison Rouge with our 4 and 2 year olds. Toey and Vattana took excellent care of us - advising us and helping us to book all of our excursions to the waterfalls, elephant village and our boat ride. We arrived late on Friday and the restaurant delivering to the hotel...

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MekongEstate G, Manager at Mekong Estate, responded to this review

Dear Kvasey, Thank you very much for choosing us for your stay in Luang Prabang, and sharing these great comments about your experience. We are happy to know that you and your family had a great time relaxing and enjoying our property. We look forward to welcoming you back in your next trip in Luang Prabang. Vatthana and Team

hong kong
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Loved it. Sad to leave. We stayed in the rustic luxury of the garden villa with our kids, age 2 and 4. The hotel managers, Ventanna and Toey were amazing, helpful, and understanding of all our family questions and needs. The location is a 10 minute tuk tuk ride from the old city but if you want some calm you...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 February 2016

I have just returned from a 6 night stay in the beautiful Garden Loft self contained bungalow, it is as it looks in the pictures, perfect. From having breakfast served each morning on the balcony, to staring out at the Mekong watching fisherman and families drift by on their way to somewhere up or down stream... After 3 days of...

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Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Stayed in the Garden Loft in December it was a large room with a great veranda that had very impressive views over the Mekong, the bathroom is small and could be better and the beds are rock hard. The room did have good Wi-Fi. Breakfast in included in the rate and is served on your veranda. It is a very...

3Thank BaboonDBN
Redwood City, California
Reviewed 23 December 2015

This place seems to cater to larger groups, but my wife and I booked the garden villa and fell in love with it. The location is great (short walk or tuk tuk to town, but well off the beaten path so very quiet and peaceful. We were steps away from the Mekong and spent many mornings / evenings listening to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mekong Estate lives up to its name with five stately Lao-colonial style villas, all with a stunning vista of the majestic Mekong River and mountains. Each of the property's 10 well-appointed rooms and suites has a river view, private terrace and kitchen, and is designed to be your home away from home. Founded in 2005 as the first residence service in Luang Prabang, guests get to discover a local atmosphere and home-style comfort, an experience unparalleled to staying at a hotel in town. The rooms boast ample space, light, character and charm. Spacious living extends to the outdoors with verandas, immaculate tropical gardens, a 25m long swimming pool and of course, the property's namesake river. Quite simply, we have the best view of the Mekong in Luang Prabang; watch the world drift by and let time stand still. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mekong Estate

Address: Ban Saylom | Mekong River Bank, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: ₹ 8,369 - ₹ 12,910 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Mekong Estate 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Mekong Estate Luang Prabang
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Luang Prabang
#7 Romantic Hotel in Luang Prabang
#8 Spa Hotel in Luang Prabang
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“Can't go wrong - they are all beautiful, large, unique and well-placed!”
IJ2006, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“Get the upstairs villa if booking the1 bedroom room as it looks over the Mekong.”
hotdog6, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try the Jade room”
B7347BUjohns, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Red Villa - great for a family.”
kat0000, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Maison Rouge was lovely to have to ourselves. We loved the swing upstairs for evenings on the balcony overlooking the Mekong. Pure bliss.”
Kvasey, 22 May 2016 | Read review
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