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Apple Guesthouse

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Xatikhoumman Rd | Xiengmoun Village, Luang Prabang, Laos
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We only stayed for one night in this guesthouse, but this place has given us remarkable memories. Located in the alley so we don't have to worry about the unnecessary loud or noise, but still very close to the river, restaurants, night market, Phousy hill, and to see the alms giving. Just as many guesthouses in Luang Prabang, with wooden... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After travelling Thailand and Laos for a couple of weeks, we arrived in Luang Prabang after a hellish busdrive consisting of more than 20 hours. We used to check Tripadvisor for a lot of our decisions in the past, for example, while travelling Tuscany, sometimes experiencing some of the worst dining moments ever. However, in Luang Prabang, a lot of... More 

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Jimmy S, Owner at Apple Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Rick, You came to Luang Phrbang with an open mind and heart. And therefore your experience was extra special. Yes we love making sure our guests are happy at all times . When they are happy we are happy. I have done a little bit of traveling myself and have learnt that if people are willing to listen to... More 

Penguin, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My second 4 week stay here in 6 months, Apple is my home away from home. I wouldn't stay anywhere else. Young Lao couple Bounmee and Nou, with older Australian couple John and Robyn, run this clean, fresh, quiet guesthouse right in the middle of the colourful CBD. It's down a quiet alleyway beside the magnificent Mekong and opposite 3... More 

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Jimmy S, Owner at Apple Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Ross, Thank You for your great review. You are now part of Our Apple Family. Thank you for all you share with us and also for finding the Secret Pizza Place so all our guest can now share. . Also on behalf of the students you help in Luang Phrabang we would like to say your kindness, your expertise,... More 

Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Apple Guesthouse for 4 weeks in March 2015. This is my second time here and hope to return again one day. Jimmy and his beautiful wife Nou are charming hosts and will do everything they can, to make your stay comfortable and interesting. They both speak excellent English, which is very helpful for confused tourists who... More 

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Jimmy S, Owner at Apple Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi there Lena, Thank you for writing such a good and kind review which has already had 9 votes of people it helped. We have had 3 guest stay just because of your review and one even knew all our names when we picked him up from the airport. Thank you so much for all the wonderful times you shared... More 

Edinburgh, Scotland
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49 reviews 49 reviews
30 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I stayed here for a week and all the staff were lovely and friendly. Comfy bed, good hot showers and the communal area (with free water and hot drinks) is a great addition. Quiet at night. Jimmy was helpful in booking onward travel. Highly recommended to stay at this place.

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Jimmy S, Owner at Apple Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much Alison, My wife & I are very glad to hear that you had good time while you were staying at Apple Guesthouse. We feel very lucky to meet such a wonderful, nice & friendly lady like you. We hope that Apple Guesthouse will have an opportunity to accommodate you again in the future. Kind Regards Jimmy... More 

Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Apple Guesthouse is a wonderful place to stay in Luang Prabang. My partner and I stayed there for 8 days in January and absolutely loved the city and staying at this clean and friendly guesthouse. The owner and his wife and his mother (who was in town at the time) are lovely people, who went out of their way to... More 

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Jimmy S, Owner at Apple Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your excellent review that you have given Apple Guesthouse, on be half of Apple Guesthouse WE appreciate your time and your effort that you put toward this review. And also, I am very glad to hear that you and your partner have good time while you both were staying at the guesthouse. I really hope... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

I stayed at Apple Guesthouse for 11 days in February and I have to say it was a wonderful experience! Jimmy and his wife are fantastic hosts and will constantly go out of their way to ensure you have a relaxed stay. Mr Woong who also works in the evening is a charming young man and always greeted me with... More 

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Jimmy S, Owner at Apple Guesthouse, responded to this review

Jay Simpson is a extra ordinary person, he is super friendly, easy going and spontaneous man. He has stayed with us at Apple Guesthouse for 11 nights but my wife & I still want him to stay with us longer. Jay & I went to play badminton together so we had so much fun. On be half of Apple Guesthouse,... More 

Washington, DC
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80 reviews 80 reviews
14 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Nicely placed in a small street just off the street along the Mekong in the central part of Luang Prabang , this is a very well put together place. It is immaculately clean and well appointed. My room had ensuite bathroom, good hot water shower, TV, fan and ac. Owner and his beautiful wife speak English very well and are... More 

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Jimmy S, Owner at Apple Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Little, Thank you so much for your nice and positive review, my wife and I are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time at Apple Guesthouse. I am sure you would have a great time visiting Louangphrabang as well. On behalf of Apple Guesthouse, we are hoping that you will return to visit us again in the future... More 

Chiang Rai, Thailand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We stayed at this hotel for 4 nights and thoroughly enjoyed the stay. Jimmy, the owner/manager, his wife and mother were all very friendly and accomodating. The room was excellent with good wifi and all very clean. The location is very central and there are loads of good bars, restaurants, markets, temples etc within few minutes walk. There are many... More 

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Jimmy S, Owner at Apple Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Chris, We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. It was great that you threw yourself into Luang Phrang and went on lots of excursions and therefore got a lot of different experiences to remember Luang Phrabang by. Like you have said there are so many places to visit and there so many things to do in this little... More 

Nanaimo, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We spent 2 nights at Apple Guest House. Jimmy and his wife were very welcoming and helpful. They were able to arrange airport pick up, a 1.5 hour boat ride on the Mekong, our visit to the Living Land Farm (a highlight for us!), bus tickets onwards and transport to the bus station. Our room was clean and the a/c... More 

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Jimmy S, Owner at Apple Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi Keith, Thank you so much for your kindness and well understand the circomstance even though you have lost your husband's shoes but you still gave us a positive review. I appreciate and respect your thoughtfulness. Keith, I am so sorry for what happened with your husband shoes however, I have sent an email to my guest who stayed in... More 

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