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Cold River Guest House

01/5 Ban Meunna, Luang Prabang, Laos
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Ranked #68 of 230 Luang Prabang B&B and Inns
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The ladies running this place are really lovely and welcoming! The location is about 5 minutes walk from the main centre bit. The room was great, as we are backpackers, this felt like a bit of luxury - we had our towels changed, room cleaned, tv in the room etc.. The shower is hot and great breakfast. In all really... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We stayed quite a few days and thought it was quite nice. Don't forget your shoes there though as you leave them out front before walking in. (PS - anyone going from there to Vang Vieng or Vientiane the next few days maybe you can email me and bring my shoes! ;) hallonicole@yahoo.ca

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The room I received was average. I could have a good nights sleep but the bathroom was atrocious. Had cold baths during winter. Winter in Luang Prabang can be rather harsh considering its location. However you do meet some amazing guests with amazing stories here. The memories with the guests will not be forgotten.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Hello, my Brother and I stayed her earlier this year and had such a nice time while we ere volunteering. The breakfast was amazing and the people who run the hotel are just darling. Does anyone have an email address for them please? Thanks

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Nice hosts. The property is a little away from the inner city. A tuktuk cost around 2 USD to get to the nightmarket. Room come with a very nice view of the river. Breakfast is good also. It was a pleasant stay. Very quiet!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We have stayed at this guesthouse (as retired volunteers)for weeks at a time for three years and have nothing but praise for it. It is exceptionally clean., in a good position , security is good and the family go out of their way to make us welcome. It is very good value for money. Every Friday evening there is a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

Writing this up with only 2 stars. Lonely Planet was my bible until I came to Luang Prabang. The owner, or daughter of the owner was rude and did not make me feel comfortable at all. This negates anything positive about my room -- though there isn't much. I was woken early morning by the construction in the backyard and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013 via mobile

We left here after two nights. Quite simply it was overpriced for what it was. The service was poor, the beds uncomfortable, and a little off the beaten track. Not terrible but we felt it was not worth it in the end and have moved shop for the rest of our stay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

I stayed at this guesthouse upon moving to Laos. This is the only place I have ever stayed where the family who owns the guesthouse really cares about getting to know their guests. They will do anything for you, and genuinely want to help you have a wonderful stay at their home. It is a great place to stay!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2012

In all fairness I arrived in the middle of the construction of a 2nd building or renovation if the 2nd building was there already. So I will not comment on anything affected by construction. It's a fair walk to the main street. 15-20min, now back home this may be fine, but when your traveling and you need access to the... More 

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Address: 01/5 Ban Meunna, Luang Prabang, Laos
Location: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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