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    Sayo River Guest House

    Vat Xieng Thong area, along the Mekong River, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent12%
    • Very good47%
    • Average21%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible9%
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    “mekong river” (12 reviews)
    “night market” (10 reviews)
    “hot water” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 13 November 2010

    We are a gay couple who visited Luang Prabang. Firstly, there was a mix-up with the taxi at the airport picking us up. From then on, the staff at the guesthouse were extremely unhelpful and rude. We requested an upstairs room, but due to a...More

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    Reviewed 10 October 2010

    The guest house is a bit worn down, and the price is on the rather high end for the standard offered (I was charged 40 USD per night for a single room upstairs). The bathroom was improvised (an open roof solution into the bed room,...More

    Thank todolan
    Reviewed 29 June 2010

    At $50 US per night the Sayo River Guesthouse is not a great deal in Lao terms. Having said that we did stay there for three nights, had no problems with our stay and the location was quiet and we had a good view of...More

    Thank pina_9
    Reviewed 18 April 2010

    Aussie friends recommended Sayo River Guest House and we weren’t disappointed. In fact there were quite a few other Australians there when we stayed – but this wasn’t a bad thing! The room was a little cramped for 4 of us, but as we spent...More

    Thank NameIWantedWasTaken7
    Reviewed 10 March 2010

    huge room and bathroom with big bath - both clean. owners/staff had nothing going for them. the real problem with the place is that it had no atmosphere or character whatsoever and it wasn't particularly cheap. its main good point is that its right on...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 39
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    • Location
    • Laos >
    • Luang Prabang Province >
    • Luang Prabang
    • Also Known As
    • Sayo Guest House Hotel Luang Prabang
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    Traveller (45)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (27)
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    "I liked upstairs for the private balcony but they're all large"
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    "As you look at the building choose the top right with the balcony left of the main stairs."
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    "Nice if you can get a verandah"
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    "Rooms started at $35. We paid $45 for end room on ground floor. Upstairs $60 didn't seem worth the extra"
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