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iHouse

2.0 of 5 72/6 Pangkham Road | Water fountain/Mekong River, Vientiane City Center, Vientiane 7799, Laos
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Wellington, New Zealand
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I hotel is overpriced for the quality of rooms. A little run down. For a two star hotel the price is too high. There are similar quality places nearby for much less or for the same money you can find much better

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Having cycled through Laos' dusty roads & a mixed bag of accommodation we were looking for somewhere a bit nicer for Christmas & found this little spot just the ticket. Clean, friendly staff & well situated with a cafe in the lobby. The small complimentary breakfast isn't anything to write home about but there's a multitude of bakeries within 3mins... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Avoid room 222. The balcony has 4 A/C compressors. Each make a noise. Fortunately they don't cavitate. By positioning my supine bulk I could locate a standing wave where the vibrations cancelled out and the sound dropped a good 20dB.

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66 reviews 66 reviews
23 hotel reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Laos regresses backwards every-time I visit. The prices climb continuously ever higher while the standards get lower and the hotels remain in a state terminal decline. The ihouse hotel is no different. The mattress sags in the middle, a strong smell of damp overpowers the nostrils on entry to the room. Another annoying aspect is that unlike the rest of... More 

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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I stayed at iHouse for 3 nights. It was a great place to stay. The staff were friendly and the location was perfect. Close to many many cafes, bakeries, restaurants and walking distance to the market and river side. They have complimentary bottled water daily. There is also a cafe in the lobby of the hotel. They recently renovated. Nothing... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I had a terrible wake up at my last morning in Laos. A staff member entered my room and touched me under the sleeve near my hips, around 6AM. I was in shock and screemed very loud and the whole hotel was awake. I run after him for a while. Guests from the hotel took care of me. Then I... More 

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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

No window, good air conditioning, decent shower (that wets everything in the en-suite). It is right in the middle of town. Biggest down for me is size – a bit small, although a big bed (a bit hard and odd springs). Clean everything, sheets a bit ripped. After 2 nights very noisy at 7am – music and in the stair... More 

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

We bookedbour room through an agency and were supposed to have a twin room, instead we were given a very small dank and dark double room with one plug socket and a blanket that didn't fit the bed properly. Also, no tea or coffee was included in the price which we kind of expected to have for what we Paid..... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The staff were friendly, the room clean, the location is fabulous. Close to the night market, fountain and lots of fabulous restaurants. The room however was so small every time I walked into the room I hit my leg on the wooden bed frame. There was no window so the room was always dark and felt quite claustrophobic. It was... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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11 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The room was cheap, but the room was dark and dank. Sheets and towels had seen better days. Service was erratic, depending on the staff. Some were really helpful, others not. While I was there, building work was taking place which blocked reception. I think you could find better for a similar price.

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Address: 72/6 Pangkham Road | Water fountain/Mekong River, Vientiane City Center, Vientiane 7799, Laos
Location: Laos > Vientiane Province > Vientiane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — iHouse 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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