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The BelleRive Boutique Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Maitland, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Our recent stay at the Belle Rive was memorable. If you are visiting Luang Prabang and want to stay somewhere central yet on the river this is a must. It is what it says it is, a small boutique hotel right on the Mekong. We stayed in a deluxe suite situated upstairs in Frangipani House, with a wonderful view over...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Deirdre M Thank you very much for this charming review about your recent stay at The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel. We are more than glad you had a memorable time here in Luang Prabang and that you thoroughly enjoyed your Deluxe Suite with a wonderful view over the river. Our servers are extremely happy to know that they did...

Reviewed 13 October 2015

On my trip through Northern Thailand and Laos I saw a lot of beatiful places to stay, but The Belle Rive in Luang Prabang was definitely my favourite! From the welcome drink to the room décor, reception/bar/room service till the breakfast on the waterside: This was a perfect stay! The employees are so friendly, their English is very good, they...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sebi G Thank you very much for this wonderful review. The Belle Rive team is delighted to read that you found our place your favourite during your Thailand and Laos trip and that you enjoyed all of our outlets and services in a very positive way. We indeed do have English trainings going on and your comments are pure...

Sammamish, Washington
Reviewed 11 October 2015

My husband and I just stayed at the BelleRive for 5 nights and had an exceptionally good experience. Our airport transport (nice air-conditioned van for $10) was waiting for us on arrival. The staff welcomed us with drinks and appetizers and did everything they could to make our stay enjoyable. We began in a balcony room, but asked to transfer...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear like2ski2 Khop Chai lai lai for reviewing The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel. Our team is very glad to know that you found us the best place to stay in Luang Prabang especially after comparing with other properties in town. We try to avoid to be sterile with personal touches, service and interior design and we are more than happy...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We stayed for two nights in mid September. On the first day we checked in at around 6pm and was greeted by the friendly front desk manager Vone, she was very responsive when we asked her for some advice and opinion about our itinerary for the next 2 days. In between she was also promoting the private tours organised by...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear OsakaKenya Thank you very much for taking your time to write such a detailed review about The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel. It is a pleasure to read, that our staff was very responsive when you asked us for some advices and opinions, and that we further were able to assist you with your itinerary for your 2 nights stay....

Reviewed 8 October 2015

The exterior design of BelleRive has a chic colonial touch which distinguishes her from others in the area. My favorite part of the hotel is the outdoor dining area right next to the Mekong River. The cozy hospitality from the team is fantastic! Thanks a lot to the team for being patience answering all my enquiries and arranged everything to...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jane W Thank you very much for writing this delightful review about The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel. How satisfying to read that the cozy hospitality from our team was fantastic and that we further were able to arrange everything for you just perfect. In addition we are happy that you liked the colonial touch of the hotel and we...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 4 October 2015

If you are looking for impeccable service, clean rooms, and a great location then you have found your match. The hotel is located on a busy street (for Luang Prabang) and has a great view of the Mekong River. They provide a free minibar (juice, water (both still and sparkling), instant coffee, tea, and banana chips. They also offer a...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear travelmore4u Thank you very much for taking your time to write such a nice review about The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel. How great to know that you had a totally relaxing time with impeccable service, clean rooms and a great location. Sitting right by the mekong river shore while having breakfast is indeed much appreciated by our guests and...

Sydney
Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

What an amazing oasis! When we arrived at the hotel Sichanh welcomed us with cold drinks and chatted to us about Luang Prabang and gave suggestions on things to do. He and the other staff including Vone, Ken and Damien were very attentive throughout our stay, helping us organise tuk tuks, towels and water for our trip to Kuang Si...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear KC_1357 Thank you very much for this terrific review about our ,,amazing oasis and beautiful hotel''. We appreciate your comments regarding our services and are more than glad you found our staff attentive and helpful throughout your stay. In addition, we thank you for mentioning the spacious and comfortable room with its working air conditioning - truly a must...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Great hotel location - great view and easy walking distance to other restaurants and main street. Best customer service from Damian and Vone who made the stay so memorable by being personal and reaching out to ensure you are comfortable in your room. Breakfast was great with a good variety of food. All the staff were friendly and hard working....

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear SherryZ913 What a lovely review about your recent stay at the Belle Rive. Our team feels delighted to read that you experienced a ,,great customer service and fantastic staff,, and we really do appreciate your comments regarding location and views. It is so great so know that our ongoing training in English and service in general are seen and...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

Great location with views of the Mekong from the rooms and a breakfast right on the riverfront. Easy walking distance to all the main temples and river boats go from just across the road. Staff were very attentive and helpful. I would recommend paying a little extra to make sure of a first floor room, ground floor rooms effectively open...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Neilwmckay Thank you very much for taking the time to review our small Boutique Hotel. What a pleasure to read that you found the location great with views of the Mekong and that breakfast right on the riverfront was much appreciated. It is also great to know that our staff were attentive and helpful and that you all in...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We stayed in peaceful Luang Prabang for only two nights but had such a lovely time. This hotel and its staff are wonderful, welcoming, helpful, thoughtful. Our room was great with a balcony overlooking the street and beyond the Mekong River on which we were given a free sunset cruise. A fabulous breakfast was served on a patio right on...

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TheBelleRiveBoutique, General Manager at The BelleRive Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 327elizabeth What a lovely review about your recent stay at the Belle Rive Boutique Hotel. On behalf of our entire team we thank you very much for taking your time to write so many positive things and memories here on TripAdvisor and please be assured that your comments are much valued. It is great to know that our team...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel awarded Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for five consecutive years and recently inducted into HALL OF FAME on the World’s Largest Travel Site. This designer boutique hotel - situated at the shore of the Mekong River and in the historical centre of the peninsula - offers luxury accommodation and tranquility for independent travelers with high standards. The hotel features 13 rooms, 4 of them in the protected former residence of the mayor, and a charming Terrace restaurant on the Maekong Riverbank. Free Bicycles, Minibar, WiFi and a delicious breakfast variety make your stay a delightful experience. Book your room now - The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel is looking forward to having the pleasure of welcoming you in this unique world heritage town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The BelleRive Boutique Hotel

Address: 99 Baan Phonhueang, Luang Prabang, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: $108 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The BelleRive Boutique Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Luang Prabang
#6 Family Hotel in Luang Prabang
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“The Duplex rooms are amazing but the suite tops them all”
  • 4 poster bed with Mosquito nets we never needed
  • Lovely bathroom, check out the bowl
  • Welcome exotic fruit bowl
  • Beautiful suite
Celticheart07, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room with mosquito net. The balcony maisonette number 4 is right above their kitchen :(”
RealTravelPro, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“There are many different types of room, of varying sizes. Ask for advice before booking.”
Cambus36, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the white building with the blue window shutters are the best.”
Cecile083, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms face the river. Upper floors provide more privacy.”
idefixaegean, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
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