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Mekong Riverside Lodge

Agoda.comUS$36*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Dong Hoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The environment in this lodge is rustic and charming. The staff greeted us with a cool face cloth and a refreshing drink. The breakfast across the street in the morning was also very tasty. The only thing I would have preferred is air con, however, the fan, open windows with a wonderful breeze, and mosquito net made it all work...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here overnight coming off a slow boat on the Mekong. Chose this place as it sounded like the best of a bad bunch. Husband freaked out when we found no aircon. This didn't prove to be a problem however, with the shutters open, the fan on and the mosquito net. The view overlooking the river is probably the best...

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Devonport
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Any review should take into account the circumstances. That is why we have given this rating. It is clean, has great views and helpful friendly staff. Beautifully presented. It has Wifi. It doesn't have air conditioning but does have fan and mosquito net. We were very comfortable.

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St Austell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for just a night when doing a slow boat from Laos to Thailand. We didn't book in advance, but booked on the riverside. This place was a very reasonably priced and in the perfect location. Wifi is a bit dodgy but otherwise we loved the room. Location wise it is perfect for getting a boat but there...

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Weert, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We went here a few weeks ago (as most people) for 1 night in the middle of our Chiang Khong to Luang Prabang boattrip. The rooms are nice, very good bathroom and nice views of the Mekong River. Downsides: you can see through the wooden walls, ceilings and floors! Hellooo Neighbour! I had a room in the first floor, these...

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uk
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Stayed here as many do on the way down the Mekong to Luang Prabang. Wood and bamboo local style rooms with great balcony views over the river and the bed was quite comfortable. However,the lack of decent lighting was a problem leaving the rooms very dark and gloomy. Large bathroom with good shower. Free breakfast in the restaurant was basic...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We stopped at this hotel on a trip down the Mekong in early February. The hotel looks great from the river, its balconies jutting out from the hillside above Pakbeng. On arrival the manager was surly and uncommunicative. Our upper room overlooked the river and had a balcony. However, the room had no glass in the windows, only louvres, so...

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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Our confirmed reservation was denied due to mismanagement (overbooked ). We offered a room at nearby inferior hotel and told price was "same same" which is a lie we confirmed online. Manager then offers free Breakfast and dinner, which were poor and average, respectively. Cannot recommend supporting this dishonest man.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed one night on our way to Luang Prabang. The room was very clean and there is a great view of the river from the balcony. It's good value for what you pay (as prices are a bit higher in Pakbeng). They didn't tell us we had free breakfast at the restaurant across the street - which we would...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The accommodation is in upgraded local style huts, wooden floors, bamboo walls and shutters on the windows. The rooms were large and the bathroom was clean and serviceable. Each hut has a balcony that overlooks the Mekong River. A very pleasant place to be to take in the sunset.

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Additional Information about Mekong Riverside Lodge

Address: Pakbeng, Laos
Region: Laos > Oudomxay Province > Pakbeng
Price Range: $57 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Upper floor”
GreenwichSarah, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“top floor with better view”
Vikt0rS, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room on the top floor-better views.”
dpparenti, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get a balcony room with the balcony over the river.”
kathleenp209, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“ASK for a double if that's what you want, don't rely upon being given one, even if obviously a couple.”
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London-Phil, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
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