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.
All 80 Vientiane hotels

Lane Xang Hotel

Fa Ngum Road | Chanthaburi District, Vientiane, Laos
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Lane Xang Hotel to your Saves list
Lane Xang Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Ranked #48 of 80 Hotels in Vientiane
A recent review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013
Crazy_Jim_83 London, United Kingdom
Write a Review

52 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (7)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We were welcomed by a committee of mosquitos in the large musty hotel reception and then when I arrived in my room I was greeted by a stream of waste water flowing across the dirty bathroom floor. The room was very dated and basically unclean. The hotel advertised a pool and gym but apparently both have been closed for some... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
York, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013 via mobile

Awful. Arrived and shown to my room. The bathroom was dirty the mosquito nets didn't close so my room was full of Mosquitos. The advertised pool and gym are out of service. As a result I cancelled my booking and went somewhere else. The staff were very apologetic which is the only positive comment i can make. Avoid at all... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
180 reviews 180 reviews
34 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

A fair breakfast but not amazing. Air con turns on only once in the room and it makes the place like a sauna for the first 15 minutes as it builds up steam. Best beds in south east asia though. Really comfy. Shower is one of those annoying ones that alternates between scolding and freezing without any change by the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Strasbourg, France
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
58 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Strange to go back, after 20 years, to this dinosaur from the Soviet times; the exterior has not changed at all, and neither has the lobby. Many rooms have been renovated, elevators are new. In the rooms, everything is very impersonal, and lighting is not good, if you like tio read in bed ! Electrical safety is not a priority... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
43 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

We had deluxe room instead of standard room. Room is big but old equipment, they have veranda but no door so we need to jump from window :-). Has bath tube, but no curtain, so when we have shower water flow to the floor, best way I need to sit down on bath tub and shower carefully but it would... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Siem Reap, Cambodia
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

The Lane Xang is located across the street froom the Chao Anouvong Park on the Mekong River. Great area for some outdoor activity, shopping (night market), eating and drinking. Lots going on along the river. My room was labeled as Deluxe Double, but it was pretty basic. It's an old hotel, built in 1960 or 61, and it shows it's... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
20 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

The Lane Xang must have been a fabulous hotel to stay at in the 70's or 80's. Now it is merely very good, and very, very charming in a faded sort of way. The rooms are huge, relatively clean and fairly comfortable, if spartan in decoration. The real highlights are sitting in the massive elaborately decorated reception area and watching... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brussels, Belgium
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

I stayed there for 6 days in November 2012. The room was comfortable in terms of size, it had a tv and a fridge with bottled water replenished daily. The biggest drawback was that it was dirty, especially the bathroom, the toilet (a stained toilet seat) and the towels (really dirty towels). And the hotel had a very distinct stench... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
222 reviews 222 reviews
38 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

i was not expecting much from this hotel but thre is not a lot to choose from in Vientiane. the rooms very very cheap and ithink we were able to get suite room for $40 a night. it was huge but very old and musty. it was clean and everything worked. the staff were great. the pool was very poor... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
27 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

We stayed here for 5 nights during our trip to Laos and whilst there were some positives for the most part it was pretty average. The staff were quite helpful and friendly, the location is great, centrally located yet very quiet. Our room was spacious and seemed to have been renovated in the last few years. We chose to pay... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Lane Xang Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Lane Xang Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Lane Xang Hotel

Address: Fa Ngum Road | Chanthaburi District, Vientiane, Laos
Location: Laos > Vientiane Province > Vientiane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda and Otel so you can book your Lane Xang Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Lane Xang Vientiane
Hotel Lane Xang

25 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (26)
Room/suite (5)
View from room (2)
Hotel & grounds (2)
Pool/beach area (3)
Bathroom (1)
Other (13)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
hotels in Vientiane with
any amenities