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Vientiane Travellers House

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Luang Prabang, Laos
Reviewed 4 February 2016

There is a nice common area downstairs with a pool table, and the happy hour every night (free Lao whiskey) makes for a great atmosphere for socialising. A note though, that their beers seem a little expensive compared to what you can get at the convenience store around the corner. They also provide a decent breakfast that is included in...

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 6 April 2013

Booked and paid for a triple room online and was travelling with 2 other friends when we arrive they say they never received our booking and are "full" but will take us to their other guesthouse. Then they say we can walk its inly 600metres away. Umm no way not with back packs and hot sun!, We refuse and ask...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 11 February 2013

This is the worst accomodation in regards to value for money that I have stayed in during my last six months of traveling - its overpriced and underdelivering For people who have not noticed it yet - Funky monkey guesthouse and the Vientiene travellers Home are the same! I stay in a 8 person mixed dorm. The room was really...

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Made, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 February 2013

This place is the best for the atmosphere, the owner is friendly, the dorm is cheap enough and pretty clean, just like the bathroom. If you want to meet people, go to this place! And don't forget to be there in the evening for the free whiskey!

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Thank Miriam T
Reviewed 18 January 2013

Booked and paid in advance, looking forward to the traveller vibe that this place advertises. Upon arrival we were told that there were no rooms available (even though they had accepted our booking) and we were then led to a place two blocks down the road. The new place was soulless, boring, and the room was tiny with a window...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 7 January 2013

The Travellers House is located right by the river so it is extremely convenient to get around. The room was big and clean, with lockers provided under your bed (not the most secure since anybody can just pull up your mattress and see what you have under, but this appears common in Laos). There was only one toilet per floor...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Moved here from another hostel in Vientiane and found it to be much better. The staff are so friendly and great for recommending places to see and to eat at. Rent bicycles for 10 000kip per day from them and cycle to the herbal sauna out of town! Clean dorms and bathrooms, good wi-fi, good a/c and great location. Met...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2012

Travellers House was what made my stay in Vientiane. It is perfectly located near the river, it has a great vibe, good quality wifi, very helpful and friendly staff. The staff very quickly and calmly helped me recover my bag that I had lost at the airport.

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Vientiane, Vientiane, Laos
Reviewed 9 December 2012

The owner is a very happy and helpful man. He is always willing to answer questions and when necessary he would even take you personnally to the airport. Rooms are clean, wifi and a large breakfast is included in the price of only 40.000 kip per night for a dorm. If you prefer more silence and privacy even private rooms...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 4 December 2012

Our room was very clean and comfortable. Good WiFi+TV was working really well and had HBO etc. Location perfect in the center and near nice restaurants. There's lot of backpackers and young people around so it's easy to meet new people. Staff is nice and relaxed also. Would go again here.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vientiane Travellers House offers dorms with A/C, WiFi, laundry service, lockers (buy your own lock), 24 hour security and reception, a restaurant with food and drinks in the lobby and free tourist information with maps and consultation. Tourist consultation includes visa service, bus ticket, airline ticket, train ticket and some tours to Vietnam and other parts of Asia. There is a common room with Wifi, TV, A/C and beer so you can meet other backpackers or just relax away from the heat with a cool drink. We have a very friendly and knowledgeable staff who can speak English and are happy to help you. Oh, and bring a board game to leave behind, and you get a night in a dorm for free. Can you paint? Do us a wall piece, and stay a night for free. Are you a carpenter, help us out and stay a night for free. We're just cool like that ;) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vientiane Travellers House

Address: Francois Ngin Road, Ban Mixay, Vientiane 856, Laos
Region: Laos > Vientiane Province > Vientiane
Price Range: $9 - $43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“Walk down the road plenty of other nicer guesthouses hotel!!”
 of 5 bubbles JessicaA38, 6 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Don't waste your money here, there are much better options in Vientiane”
  • Fungus in the dorm room
 of 5 bubbles MySunnyDays1, 10 Feb 2013 | Read review
“i stay in 16 beds dorm,it very goo aircon”
  • Pool table at bar
  • Dorm Beds i stay
 of 5 bubbles 582amandah, 8 Nov 2012 | Read review
“The dorm is good if you are on a budget.”
 of 5 bubbles TylerH676, 18 Oct 2012 | Read review
“Higher floors have nice view and less noise”
 of 5 bubbles Mickyjoel, 12 Oct 2012 | Read review
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