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Salakphet Guesthouse

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We only stayed there one night, for which it was good. The location is convenient, you can easily walk to the night market and if you wish to lay your eyes on this more and more touristy spectacle, you can easily reach the procession of the monks at dawn. There is air conditioning in the rooms. Sheets were clean and...

Thank Fraeulein L
Reviewed 3 February 2016

This was one of my worst hotel experiences ever. Staff were rude. Rooms were dirty. And on top of this they charged us extra for the rooms even though they were booked at an agreed rate. This was just a terrible experience all over and would never wish this upon anyone

Thank Jayme B
Reviewed 5 February 2014

Hi, I stayed 11 days in this place and I can fully recommend it. My room was clean about 15 US Dollar a night- and the people are very helpful. They let me use their living room so I felt like at home.It is centrally located very good restaurants all nearby. When I come back I will stay here again..

Thank Goodtripp
New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 27 May 2013

I stayed in the dorm -- it was quiet, comfortable and cheap. Very centrally-located. The real value of this place, though, is that the owners are very kind and helpful. Before I stayed the night, I had my passport and all of my money stolen. Though unfortunately many local people in Luang Prabang were not at all nice to me...

Thank msf86
Reviewed 22 April 2013

Slept here two nights in the dorm. the gh has two houses. the normal rooms are in the one, the dorm in the other house. i just can tell my experiences with the dorm. there are four single and two double beds. one bathroom with the toilette and shower. Not much but i was alone in both nights so it...

1Thank kokosreis
New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 February 2013

Guesthouses in the city center of Luang Prabang can get expensive during the high season; while walking around i was quoted prices around 30 USD in quite average-looking places. The Salakphet Guest House offers private rooms with private bathroom, air conditioning, and TV for 100,000 kip (about $12 US). I believe they also have dorm beds but I don't know...

1Thank ga8888
David P, Manager at Salakphet Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear ga8888, Warm greetings from Luang Prabang. We would like to personally thank you for your kind message and comments about your stay at Salakphet Guesthouse. Our team is very happy to read your message that you enjoyed your time with us. I hope that we have the chance to welcome you again in the future.

Made, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 February 2013

They have one dorm with 8 beds. It's clean, comfortabel and quiet. The bathroom is in the room,one bathroom. But there is nothing, no facilities besides your bed. the bathroom and free Wifi. There are also no windows, so it's good for sleeping, but that's it. Location is good, close to the nightmarket and some good restaurants.

1Thank Miriam T
David P, Manager at Salakphet Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Miriam, Thank you very much for staying with us during your stay in Luang Prabang. We are constantly looking for ways to improve our establishment and we appreciate your comments and support. We hope to see you again!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2013

This place promised to be quiet but it was ruined by the gleaming tile floors and the fact the owner's family use the space outside the rooms as their living space. I love children but not outside the door of a hotel room at 6.30am when I'm knackered from travelling a week down the Mekong. The rooms aren't very clean...

1Thank RicardoHos1978
Reviewed 10 December 2012

Centrally located. In a great spot. Very good value. You are paying for a good night sleep and location this is your place. Staff is really friendly. Walking distance to the evening market. Would stay here again.

Thank Sammy-pho
David P, Manager at Salakphet Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Sammy, We're glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again in the future!

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2012

We stayed here twice, the rooms are quite small but clean and comfortable, with attached bathroom and a/c for 80,000kip we found it really good value. There's a hot water dispenser and toaster for guests to use which was nice. Good location near restaurants. We had a problem with the a/c one evening and one of the staff came and...

1Thank Vicky M
David P, Manager at Salakphet Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, we hope to see you again in the future! We greatly appreciate your feedback as we are always looking to better our guesthouse and services. Regards, Salakphet Guesthouse Management

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Luang Prabang, Salakphet Guesthouse offers traditional Lao hospitality blended with modern comforts. Founded in 2006, our guesthouse offers English speaking staff, and quality accommodations. Just a 3 minute walk to the National Museum (Royal Palace), Phosi Hill, temples, post office and the scenic night market are all within walking distance.All 8 air-conditioned rooms are equipped with international satellite/cable TV, fan, and hot water showers. Our facilities include: hi-speed internet, international telephone and fax and laundry service. We offer double, twin and triple bed rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Salakphet Guesthouse

Address: 49 Sisavangvong Road | Ban Xieng Mouane, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: ₹ 1,167 - ₹ 2,139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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