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    Thongbay Guesthouse

    Ban Vieng May, Vat Sakem, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 14 November 2013

    We just spent 3 nights at the Thongbay Guest House. It's a charming small place located right along the river in Luang Prabang. The grounds are beautiful- quite tropical with gardens and nice outdoor spaces. You can choose to have your breakfast either on your...More

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    Reviewed 14 November 2013

    We stayed at Thongbay in early November for three nights and wish it had been longer. The guesthouse is situated on the bank of the Nam Khan river and the bungalows overlook the river. The rooms are very authentic and breakfast is served on your...More

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    Reviewed 14 November 2013 via mobile

    I could tell you all about the room and the comfy bed and the massive delicious breakfast but each of those things you may get in other guesthouses. What you may not get are the truly beautiful immaculate gardens, this is one place where the...More

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    Reviewed 13 November 2013

    Thongbay Guesthouse is a well-runned place on a wonderful location with good views over the river just outside of Luang Prabang. Nice cabins, a bit of Spartan mattresses, adequate and friendly service, good choice of breakfasts, free transportation to and from town. Moderate kitchen for...More

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    Reviewed 11 November 2013

    This was a stunning oasis in a beautiful city. The huts are thoughtfully designed, firm beds, open windows, mosquito nets, timber floors and walls and thatched roof created a comfortable sleeping environment and made air conditioning unnecessary. Breakfast on the verandah was a lovely start...More

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    My Dream Boutique Resort
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    • US$ 42 - US$ 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    dellilapatchouly9
    Hi, Is fishing allowed at your place? Am planning to stay at Thongbay with my husband for his birthday and he loves fishing. Is it possible for him tobfish anywhere is Luang Prabang? Thank you in advance for your answer.
    8 March 2017|
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    Response from Robert M | Reviewed this property |
    I can't say I noticed sport fishing in LP, and I really doubt Thongbay caters to it, but there was guided fishing in Muang Ngoi, a day trip by minivan and boat up the Nam Ou river. You would need two nights in Muang Ngoi to... More
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    HRM_0000
    Hi, could you let me know how long it takes to walk from the guesthouse to the centre? Thanks
    23 September 2016|
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    Response from Virginia R | Reviewed this property |
    about 5 minutes on pushbike, didn't walk as bikes readily available. Would guess about 15min
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    keiprat
    Hi we are booked at your place on the 9 and 10 Nove, 2016 - I see shuttle service, but do you have a FREE airport pick up service too?
    9 August 2016|
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    Response from SONIA G | Reviewed this property |
    It Is Not My place, i am guest
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    "Highly recommend a river view"
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    "We recommend a river view cabin. There is a lot going on on the river - women washing clothes, children..."
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    "Both of the type of bungalows are great - garden ones have stunning green views and river ones have a lovely..."
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    "book a room on the river"
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