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Lani Guest House

281 Thanon Setthathirat | Ban Hai Sok, Vientiane, Laos
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Ranked #20 of 158 Vientiane B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Boornzwaag
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

Twenty years ago I stayed there for the first time. And since then several times. It is comfortable and service oriented. Nice atmosphere. Centrally and still quietly located. In the processof refurbishing, which is needed. I will keep coming back.

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

I love staying at Lani Guest House. If you're looking for new 4-5 star accommodation, stay away. I like the old world charm and quiet ambience less than 50 metres from the city's busiest road. Rooms are well furnished. Plenty of shops, laundry, restaurants within 200 metres all around it. Staff are friendly and ever willing to please. When I... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Lani guest house is one of the best place in Vientiane. It is located in the center but is very quiet as the house is at the end of a small passage. People working there are very friendly and helpful. My room was big, very clean. The bathroom has hot water. The breakfast was really delicious. Well, of you have... More

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Canmore, Canada
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12 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

My wife and I stayed here 3 nights. We were picked up at the airport and had a free transfer to the hotel. We liked that it was off the main road but a short walking distance to restaurants etc.. Breakfasts were good consisting of eggs, bread, jam, mango, juice and coffee which we enjoyed on the balcony outside of... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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27 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

My friend and I stayed here for one night at the end of a long cycling trip from Vietnam. On the day we checked in we had already done 150km so top priority was getting a shower rather than trawling around hotels for the best deal. I have to say this place didn't deliver on the asking price of $40.... More

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vienna
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36 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

here on trip advisor there is also a lani II guesthouse with a different adress but with a foto from this lani guesthouse. also the description sounds a lot like this guesthouse. maybe tripadvisor should check this. this is an old private house as it seems and nicely decorated. the rooms have charme but could be more maintained. no pressure... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

I've stayed at Lani Guesthouse 20 times over the past 12 years. Stays range from 1-3 nights. Cozy with wonderful staff at fair value. October 25 was my 3rd visit this year and will be my last! Prices have skyrocketed under new management. Small room used to run 600-700 baht year round and now cost 1,100 baht. I'm a regular... More

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Jakarta
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

There was a misunderstanding when we checked in. In our reservation, we indicated that there would be four people coming, but they thought it would be two adults and two children. After some arguments and negotiation, the reception relented and let us checked in. We had one queen bed and one large single bed, enough to accommodate four adults. Bedroom... More

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

I stayed here for two nights and found it an oasis in a sometimes-difficult city. My room was spotlessly clean, the air-conditioning was perfect, and the manager was incredibly helpful. Like the previous reviewer, there were some renovations being done during my stay, but they didn't bother me. And they're not likely to go on for too long anyway. This... More

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Vientiane, Laos
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

When I checked in,it was everything that was promised. Friendly manager et al. But the next day I found that they were doing some construction work and the b*****d of a manager had given me a room that was right next to where the workers were working. So I had to suffer the nose of an electric saw right outside... More

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Also Known As:
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Lani Guest House Hotel
Address: 281 Thanon Setthathirat | Ban Hai Sok, Vientiane, Laos
Location: Laos > Vientiane Province > Vientiane
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Ranked #20 of 158 B&Bs / Inns in Vientiane
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