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Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 7 June 2014

clean,really cheap,well situated, cozy, small, free break-first and tea/coffee/banana near nightmarket, restaurants, easy to get access. Good for solo traveler and family as well. Good and quick service: tuktuk, tours, tickets,..

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1Thank NguyenHuyThiThuy
Timisoara, Romania
Reviewed 10 December 2010

It was my first experience in laos and i couldn't ask for anything better.The hostel it's amazing mostlly because of the amazing stuff and atmosphere,clean,really cheap,well situated.We got free pick up from the bus station and luckelly for us the lovelly mister Shampoo was celebrating 5 mounths of BP hostel so we enjoyd an amazig night out with all the...

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Sofia
Reviewed 10 December 2010

If you like to rest, be comfortable and enjoy the style of LP, probably not the place for you. If you want to party, tube, drink, smoke and drink cocktails, it is a good place for that...that was at least our experience...the quality of the rooms is not good, the service and the owner are ery friendy, though somewhat too...

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ORADEA,ROMANIA
Reviewed 14 November 2010

I made a reservation for this hostel for five nights.I send an email from Vientiane to confirm my arrival by bus -6 P.M November 13, 2010.They answered that is possible to pick me up from the bus station.It was a little accident with the bus ,a mirror broken, but it was necessary to wait on the road to come the...

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Ams
Reviewed 10 November 2010

Its a small hostel with some rooms downstairs and upstairs. I was in the upper 8-bed room. The door was a bit narrow, so I could just squeeze in with my backpack. The room was very clean and had a balcony. No lockers in room. Small lockers downstairs, bring own padlock or buy one nextdoor. Except for the owner not...

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1Thank Sora-R
Frankfurt
Reviewed 2 June 2010

This hostel is operated by Mr.Shampoo, a really good guy. While the hostel itself is nothing special (it's clean and you have enough space, so all you need), Shampoo makes your stay out of the ordinary. He's really interested in giving his guests a good time. He went with us to a local disco, helped us taking part in the...

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1Thank hmmwv
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2010

Thank you so much for letting me stay over Lao New Year (Songkran). I had the best time ever at Luang Prabang Hostel. I loved the fact that Mr Shampoo made sure I did not get ripped off, e.g. the tuk tuk driver got paid twice when i went on my elephant ride. I happened to mention I had paid...

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Address: 19 / 2 Ban Mouen Na Village, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Number of rooms: 19
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?