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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Quite possibly one of the most frustrating hotels to stay in- the experience should be five star all the way and sadly this is somewhat lacking due to lack of managerial experience on site and English language issues with staff. As such what should of been a highly slick hotel turned out to be at best a four star hotel... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

After visiting aman properties like this one, a 5 star hotel wont be the same. The city istelf Luang Prabang was just a a great surprise!! mix between french and local gives the UNESCO protect main street a trendy feel. Worth visiting!

Thank Marco Z
Center Point, Texas
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104 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

For almost fifty years, the writer has had a very special relationship with Luang Prabang. UNESCO saved the town from becoming another hodgepodge of buildings in order to retain its cultural setting. The Amantaka fits that concept perfectly. The Lao people are wonderfully kind and giving. Those working in the Aman are exceptional. The location, the staff, the food and... More 

1 Thank EdStory
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12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

The hotel was decent and the decor was nice, but the hotel is on a terminal decline. It felt empty and a little strange, and the fact that Aman could care less about what guests think (via even responding on TripAdvisor) shows just how much the company has slipped. The hotel didn't even make an attempt to help us plan... More 

4 Thank unclescrooge78
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Spent 4 nights this august. What an incredible resort ! Beautiful garden, lovely staff, big pool to cool after a day of excursions in this wonderful area, a dreaming room .... Compared to other resorts in the area, Amantaka is one step beyond in every sense. Good food too, both for breakfast and dinner. For winter time you can use... More 

1 Thank FabrizioItaly
Berlin, Germany
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105 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016

With kids, we visited there before XMAS and enjoyed the history and the locations, and great temples around, the Mekong river the food, the service and attentions to detailed which make it or break it for me in any Hotel.

Thank Anas C
San Francisco, California
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26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights and really enjoyed the property (it's beautiful, in a minimalist way... and if you like colonial, you'll really like this). Our room was a bit noisy as there was a school nearby, but otherwise was appointed very nicely. The pool is great, and the food was pretty good... I wouldn't travel to Laos for... More 

1 Thank Junlong T
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2016

We have just left Amantaka 5 Star Hotel in Luang Prabang, Laos. It is located well We were greeted by the hotel staff at the airport who escorted us to the visa desk which usually takes about 15 mins to process so it was suggested that we leave our passports there and he'll drive us to the hotel and he... More 

7 Thank tsar z
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36 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Amantaka is probably the most beautiful hotel in Luang Prabang. Unlike most hotels where the staff have been trained to be hospitable to the guests, the Amantaka staff were genuinely naturally nice people. The hotel premises are beautiful and spacious, nice pool, spa and gym. We had a very relaxing time there and we enjoy chatting to the staff there.... More 

Thank Moumin
Saratoga, California
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Luang Prabang is developing its tourism fast, and the gradual loss of innocence is palpable - for example in the tourist behavior at the early morning alms giving on the main drag. Amantaka however preserves this unspoiled feel. A sanctuary in this UNESCO World Heritage town, its approach is symbolized by the respectful way in which the alms giving is... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Tennis Court
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Hotel Amantaka

Address: 55/3 Kingkitsarath Road | Ban Thongchaleun, Luang Prabang 1090, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: $1,293 - $2,646 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
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#12 Family Hotel in Luang Prabang
#22 Romantic Hotel in Luang Prabang
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“The larger rooms with the splash pool offered more space to live in and move around.”
 of 5 bubbles pattyh2013, 7 Dec 2015 | Read review
“A pool room for that extra luxury”
 of 5 bubbles I4021SEmaryb, 9 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Suites at the back are far removed from road traffic but you may hear monastery drumming from early hours 5am if you are a light sleeper. My wife is but didn't notice in the morning although she did hear in the afternoon. I particularly enjoyed them”
 of 5 bubbles 639mj, 29 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in room #4 and it was spectacular”
  • Room #4 .. The plunge pool and private courtyard
 of 5 bubbles ase1707, 10 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Some rooms back onto a local school - so this may get noisy in the morning - overall, location (right in the city centre) is bound to have some street noises but these are minimal.”
 of 5 bubbles apactraveller, 19 Oct 2014 | Read review
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