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Mao Pha Shok Guesthouse

Chao Chom Phou Rd. | Ban Visoun, Luang Prabang, Laos
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Ranked #180 of 230 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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Hong Kong, China
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

1. Me and my friend paid half of the fee one day in-advance for two nights stay. When we arrived, a 'supervisor' reminded us to check out tomorrow because we only paid one night. He then tried to tell us to pay more if we really wanted to stay one more night until we showed them the receipt. 2. In... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Booked, paid, reserved early. Upon arrival I was told to pay 50,000 extra or leave. It was during the busiest time of year when everything was full. Here are the details: I stayed here last night. Right now is an extremely busy time in Luang Prabang because the Chinese New Year holiday started and it is next to impossible to... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I stayed here for one night in early September. Room was relatively okay; clean and modest. I was in a room on the ground floor just beside the reception area, and the wi-fi was okay in the room. However, one male staff member really scared me while I was here. Found him to be slightly over-familiar when he was showing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

This place is a typical travelers guesthouse. If you are looking for a 5 star hotel keep looking. I was in Laos for 2 weeks traveling before going into Thailand and ended up staying here a few separate times. The first couple of days we stayed here it was great! It was basic but clean, bathroom, tv and a little... More 

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Barcelona
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14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Not really sure what to write about this place. We didn't dislike it but we didn't like it either. After reading all the previous reviews on here we started to get a bad vibe, but maybe that's just one of the perils of TripAdvisor! There were people sleeping in the reception as mentioned before but since we read that they... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

When we arrived we where shown two properties one in the old building (No Wifi) 70000 KIP and a room in the new building (With Wifi) 100000 KIP. We chose the 100000 KIP room in the new building as it looked more modern and offered the option of Wifi in the room (which is always nice when you return after... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I'm surprised to read some of the other reviews on here, from what I experienced, the staff were very friendly and not in your face at all, quite the opposite actually. I also did not experience any reason to be worried about my valuables and did have any issues with security. We had a fan room which was spacious, clean... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Den of thieves ! I left my telephone on a table in a common area . A fellow traveler found it and turned it in . I asked the receptionist the next morning if a telephone was found and the same man that received it said no . Unfortunately I did not hear this from the other traveler till we... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

After a booking mixup at one of the hostels in town, my two friends and I found a special on agoda.com and it worked out perfectly! Close to über cool bar Utopia, and within walking distance of several wats and the night market, this was a good choice. Rooms were clean, they had a three bed option which was perfect... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We came here after moving from another hotel in the town and extended our stay to five nights. While it was very cheap US$15 for a double room we thought we had the best room on the top floor on the corner with a fabulous balcony with 2 big recliner chairs overlooking the river and big windows to get the... More 

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Address: Chao Chom Phou Rd. | Ban Visoun, Luang Prabang, Laos
Location: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 24
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