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Mao Pha Shok Guesthouse

Chao Chom Phou Rd. | Ban Visoun, Luang Prabang, Laos
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Ranked #176 of 222 Luang Prabang B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Mittagong, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is really good we stayed in a nice double room with hot shower for 50000 Kip which was a good price for Luang Prabang (we walked around and tried to find cheaper). The place comes with free bananas, coffee, tea and drinking water. Yes the WifI is crap in the rooms, but travelling isn't about staying in your... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Accommodation in Luang probing we found is slightly more expensive then most places in SE Asia and this was the only place we could find an air con room for $10. However it was probably the worst $10 you can spend. The wifi is there but so slow that it takes over an hour to load a page, the air... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This place is terrible, paid for a room with wifi and tv...but neither worked. I asked for it to be fixed from day one, and they kept telling me they would....5 days later at the end of my stay-still not fixed. If you are looking for a homely place to stay with good service-THIS IS NOT IT. ....not to mention... More

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5 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

My first mistake was not booking a hostel in advance of arriving in Luang Prabang on the slow boat from the Thai border. I was then forced to pick between the numerous persistent guys at the pier. After a lot of haggling, a tuk-tuk driver took me and some fellow backpackers to Mao Pha Shok which we regretfully settled for... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013 via mobile

We got picked up at the pier by a very friendly young man who talked us into staying at his guesthouse. By the time we got there he had already put the price up, other people were having the same problem too. Admittedly the room was ok but the rudeness of the staff tainted our stay beyond caring how the... More

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Room is not clean ,very thin blanket! Every hour have very noise from people drunk,barking,baby cry.. Etc but no have staff of guest house stop it!!! In Luang prabang have many guest house u can choose another place not here!!! It's terrible not comfortable many dogs around guest house. Don't come..!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. Paid extra for wifi in rooms but didn't get it and extra fm for air con which wasn't great. The rooms we had in the new building was very large. It was cleanish, if you didn't look at the corners. The shower had hot water and the bathroom was clean. A cheap place to put... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

We were greeted from slow boat as we got to Luang Prabang the photos they carried made the rooms look lovely and clean so we told the tuk tuk driver to take us straight there. It looked excellent value for money for the very right budget we were on. As promised we got hot showers in a barely clean bathroom.... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

We were met at the slow boat pier by a nice young man offering us what sounded like a great deal. Hot shower, free tea, coffee, water, bananas. Close to town & clean, all for 40,000 kip. I asked for wifi in the room he said for 40,000 kip you get wifi in the corridor outside the room. I said... More

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013 via mobile

We were stupid enough to go here with a tuktuk directly from the famous slowboat. We stayed in 3 different rooms because of water damage and noise. The difference between the rooms can be quite big, so make sure you see them all first before you pick one. I have to be honest; the rooms itself are ok. The beds... More

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Address: Chao Chom Phou Rd. | Ban Visoun, Luang Prabang, Laos
Location: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
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Ranked #176 of 222 B&Bs / Inns in Luang Prabang
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