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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 19 November 2014

I really enjoyed the stay and the friendly service! The location is perfect nearby the river apart from all noise, nevertheless downtown is easy to reach with TukTuk! This place was perfect for relaxing after hard travel days before!

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Bath, Maine
Reviewed 16 November 2014

Thongbay Guesthouse does it right. From the greeting on arrival, attentive service, and desire to make your Lao experiences memorable, the staff at the guesthouse manage to provide all you need to thoroughly enjoy Luang Prabang. The location, although a bit of a walk to center of the town, offers a nice break from the faster pace you find there....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2014 via mobile

Lovely bungalows overlooking the river or beautiful gardens, this place is best in class in Luang Prabang! The staff are incredibly helpful, speak good English and are always available. Breakfast is brought to your balcony at a time that suits you, and will keep you going all day! Perfect place to sip a beer as the sun sets over the...

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Reviewed 13 November 2014

Although we stayed in this Guesthouse already a couple of months ago I still feel the urge to say thank you for an amazing time! Everything was absolutely wonderful: rooms, breakfast and most of all the people working there and the warm welcome we received. It definitely was one of the best guesthouses we stayed in during our 6 weeks...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 November 2014

This place is great. I stayed here once by myself several years ago and it was such a unique and wonderful experience that I went back last month. The bungalows are great, cute little traditional style huts with amazing views. Love spending time on the spacious balcony enjoying the beautiful views of the river (get one of the waterfront unit)....

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Poinciana, Florida
Reviewed 3 November 2014 via mobile

Arriving late our first night after a very long bus ride, Thongbay was a welcome oasis. And being here for a four night stay was quite relaxing. Our riverside bungalow, which faced the Nam Khan River, was quite large for the two of us. Even though there is no a/c, the two fans kept it comfortable at night. We even...

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 29 October 2014

Gorgeous bungalows by the river, great staff who were endlessly helpful and cheery, good food. We couldn't fault the place. Definitely some quirky features, but for the price and location it was phenomenal. Yummy soup breakfast on your balcony watching the morning activity on the river is just seriously hard to beat!!

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Gold Coast
Reviewed 23 October 2014

I'm a little unsure how to rate this place - our reactions alternated between 'charming' to 'What the....?' Thong Bay is pretty, well tended and clean, and generally very quiet in comparison to places in town. The little bungalows are roomy enough but they had the usual Laotian bathroom scourge of blocked drains and inconsistent showers. We stayed in two...

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Greendale, Australia
Reviewed 22 October 2014

My wife & I spent 8 of our 14 nights away at Thong Bay & it was the high point of our visit to the region. We had a bungalow overlooking the river which we found to be very comfortable. The bungalows have a rustic but functional design which provide a high level of comfort for their low environmental impact....

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Reviewed 21 October 2014

This guest house is very relaxing..there is no air-conditioning, but once you get over that it's a lovely place and quite nice to sleep with the fan on and windows open. It is a little out of town so it's a tuk tuk ride or you can take the free mini van at set times during the morning and afternoon....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Thongbay Guesthouse

Address: Ban Vieng May, Vat Sakem, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: $60 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Thongbay Guesthouse 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Both of the type of bungalows are great - garden ones have stunning green views and river ones have a lovely view on to the river.”
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