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Cold River

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01/05 Ban Mueanna, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Spent 4 nights here, originally booked one night, but had to extend after seeing the place and meeting the owners. The hotel has very nice atmosphere and the rooms are clean. It's located in a quiet alley a little outside town. But it won't take you more than 5-10 min to reach where you want to go by foot.

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Merriott, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The managers of this charming guest house are a French couple, Rudi and Marion. They live in the house next door and have one Airbnb room attached to their house. I had booked through Airbnb for 3 nights. Marion had advised me by email to come to the guest house when I arrived. I was met by Rudi who could... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Marion and Rudy and their young family and attentive staff make you feel welcome from the moment you step into the property. It's located close to the historic LP town - an ideal base to explore the place. During our two stays we didn't use a single prepackaged item, Be it in the shower where we had refillable gentle soap... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights as our first stop in Laos. Very welcoming owner on arrival, she gave us a map and explained how to get to the local attractions, helped us with any questions and an upgraded room to a river view was a lovely surprise. Room was basic but had large double doors opening up onto the balcony... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights and had an incredible experience. Our hosts were a lovely French family who have recently taken over and started giving Cold River some high end touches without overcharging. We were welcomed and shown to our rooms. Rooms are large and we had a great view of the river from our balcony. WiFi was very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here on a work/play trip and it was perfect, especially for the modest price. It's right on the Nam Khan River down a quiet lane. Rooms are updated nicely, and he included breakfast is delicious (either an egg dish or a Lao dish along with tea or coffee, fruit, yogurt and pastry). The guesthouse is within a short walk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We booked four nights and ended up staying almost two weeks. The place is located in a beautiful riverside setting (I think all of the rooms have a balcony that looks out on the river? Ours did!), it's totally quiet at night, the owners and all of the staff are super friendly and willing to help with anything they can--restaurant... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Cold River is the perfect guesthouse for your stay in Luang Prabang. Run by a French family that recently took over management, it is cozy and well maintained. The hosts are always happy to help you plan your visit in their city - giving great recommendations for things to do (such as the Ock Pop Tok visit). They also helped... More 

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Thank Zach H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We stayed 3 times in this great guesthouse. 1night, 4 nights and 2 nights. We ve seen every type of room and we can say its every dollar worth. Im sad about the few bad reccomendations cause it is not at all true whats written! This adorable family just opened a few months ago and is still trying to get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Such a wonderful cute hotel! Marion and her adorable family made me feel so at home. They gave such great tips about Luang Prabang (really go out of their way for guests) and the hotel had such good accommodation (great clean room, wonderful beds, amazing breakfast, good shower, etc.). I ended up staying extra nights here! It is absolutely worth... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Find charm and style in this professionally and family run hotel. Located 15 minutes walking from the night market, in a small cobbled street overlooking the Nam Khan River, we have rustic modern furniture with beautiful artwork in each room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cold River

Address: 01/05 Ban Mueanna, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
Location: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: $24 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cold River 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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Cold River Guest House Hotel Luang Prabang
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