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Somerset England
Reviewed 24 February 2010

We stayed here in January for three nights in the dry season to enjoy the real Laos - jungle trekking, elephant trekking, mountain biking, wildlife and total peace and quiet. Comfort bungalows on stilts had ensuite, basic lodges on stilts had shared facilities, very clean, nearby. No air con, but fans, in temperatures of 35 degrees (30 at midnight) and...

1Thank CliffordGould
Nottingham, UK
Reviewed 6 December 2009

Lovely staff and delicious food and high quality accommodation. Did the elephant training for a day which was a great experience.

1Thank arrive_safely
Reviewed 16 November 2008

me and my family stay at kingfisher, excellent service, very friendly staff, amazing and very clean room, for last very good food and good value for money

1Thank sergio_patrizia
York, England
Reviewed 26 October 2008

I stayed at the Kingfisher Ecolodge for my last night in Laos in September 2008, and wished I'd been able to stay longer. It's in a beautiful location overlooking paddy-fields, and the rooms have a fabulous balcony with hammocks for chilling out. It rained when I was there which was unfortunate (especially as the roof leaked on my bed ...)...

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Varese, Italy
Reviewed 3 September 2008

We spent just one night at Kinfisher Ecolodge on our way from Champasak back to the Bolaven Plateau and Pakse, but we wish we had spent the whole holyday there. The Bangalows are just a dream, the nature and sightseeings nearby are incredible, people at the Lodge, from Massimo (the owner) to all the waiters and waitress are easy going,...

3Thank Steguido
San Diego, CA
Reviewed 12 February 2008

We spent two nights at the Kingfisher Ecolodge in January 2008. This place is off the beaten path (near Champassak in Southern Laos), but well worth the effort to get to. We flew into Pakse and arranged to have a driver stop at Wat Phou on the way to the Kingfisher (a worthwhile stop). Massimo, an Italian, and his Laotian...

3Thank sandiegobill
London, England
Reviewed 29 December 2006

We stayed three nights in one of the Eco rooms ($16 per night for 2 of us) and had the most wonderful, restful time with views across the wetlands that were a feast to the eyes, especially if you are willing to get up with the sunrise. The food served in the restaurant was fabulous, with fresh ingredients and a...

4Thank TheRealSnowQueen
Maxit, Owner at Kingfisher Ecolodge, responded to this review

There is available a daily public transport service (Songthaew, i.e. open truck with rear benches) leaving Pakse at around 12:00am from Km 8 south bus station (Lak Pet) to Ban Khiat Ngong and Kingfisher Ecolodge. The time of departure is approximate. The same transport leaves daily Ban khiat Ngong to Pakse at around 8:00am.

Reviewed 10 August 2006

The bungalows are the greatest I have seen in Laos! There is an exceptionally beautiful surise, if you get up early enough in the morning. You might even see some elephants walking across the rice fields. The restaurant serve great Lao food, and can provide you with lunch bags with great sandwiches, if you are plan to do some of...

7Thank laoswiss

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Ecolodge located in Xe Pian National park, southern Laos, not far from Wat Phu temple. Restaurant service and eco activities available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kingfisher Ecolodge

Address: Ban Khiet Ngong, Ban Khiet Ngong 16000, Laos
Region: Laos > Champasak Province > Ban Khiet Ngong
Price Range: $28 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kingfisher Ecolodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Book the Comfort Bungalows”
 of 5 bubbles , 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a bungalow with a view on the waterlands.”
 of 5 bubbles marion_garrido, 12 Feb 2015 | Read review
“The cheaper rooms with shared bathrooms we still special.”
 of 5 bubbles StephUK21, 20 Sep 2014 | Read review
“If travelling in the cool season, the lodges can get very cold at night so bring warm clothing. The staff were more than happy in my case to provide an extra blanket.”
 of 5 bubbles BrendanR808, 26 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the new lodge - number 3!”
 of 5 bubbles TrishYorkUK, 26 Jan 2013 | Read review
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