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Hoxieng Guesthouse

40 Ban Hoxieng, Luang Prabang, Laos
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Ranked #31 of 226 Luang Prabang B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We arrived from Vang Vieng after a long bus ride and discovered that they had given away the room we booked with a double bed. Instead they offered us a room with twin beds. The shower did not work properly in the room (nozzle wouldn't stay in the holder on the wall), the room was dark and dank, and we... More

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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

This hotel is a central choice in Luang Prabang, and right around the corner from popular Joma cafe. Walking distance from most of the old town. Room was tidy with good-sized bathroom and good water pressure. Laundry service offered at 10,000 kip per kilo (and was done same day!). Overall decent value given similarly priced places in the area.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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17 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Really close to night market and close to the river. Very clean rooms, slight issues with water pressure (sometimes none!) but it was new year and everyone was using water to splash each other. Only thing we would say is that they don't do breakfast for the price you pay. This feels more like a homestay than a guesthouse which... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Rooms are comfortable and clean. Walking distance to the night market yet not too noisy. Staff are friendly and helpful although they do not speak much English. Getting transportation us convenient as well.

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Hamburg, Germany
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We stayed at 'Hoxieng Guesthouse 1' twice and really enjoyed our time there! The location is great - not only very close to the Mekong (we could even see it from our balcony on our second stay!) but also to the old town with the night market and all it's attractions. WiFi worked mostly fine. Water, hot beverages and bananas... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

Compared to the 2 other places we stayed at in Luang Prabang this was excellent. It's very clean, and everyone is so friendly and welcoming. We were only going to stay 2 nights and ended up staying 5. Free coffee, water and fruit, great sleep quality. The shower was slightly difficult - water pressure is up and down so when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Spent four nights in this guesthouse. It is situated on a lovely street close to the nightmarket. The suff is realy friendly and helpful, wifi works well, rooms are clean and well furnished. On the first floor are nice rooms with balcony. Can recommend this place..!

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Montreal, Canada
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40 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We stayed at Hoxieng Guesthouse 1 for 4 nights. We got dropped off in the area by our tuktuk driver from the bus station. We wandered down the street asking for price and availability. The rate we got at Hoxieng 1 seemed to be in the average low range of prices for the area (20$/night). They have a sister guesthouse... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in Hoxieng (1) for 4 nights while in Luang Prabang. The rate was reasonable but we didn't receive anything special for the money. The location was just fine, a short walk to the night market and main tourist street of town, and a quick walk to he river as well. The family was friendly enough after our initial... More

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Hoi An
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8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Arrived from Hanoi with nothing pre booked. Hoxieng 1 was full so stayed elsewhere but booked 3 nights from the next day. In the morning the room wasn't ready-plied us with tea/coffee & bananas!! Small but bright double room, spotless, good hot shower, v good value. Such a quiet, pretty lane, 2 mins from breakfast by the Mekong-25,000 for eggs... More

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Address: 40 Ban Hoxieng, Luang Prabang, Laos
Location: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
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