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Thongbay Guesthouse

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The guesthouse is fantastic. The property is charming - just along the Mekong River with lush green gardens. The staff is warm and kind, the food delicious (we had dinner here one night and breakfast every morning). It was so nice having breakfast delivered to the room each morning (french bread, homemade yogurt, muesli, fresh fruit, eggs, etc.). Also, the...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place really is as beautiful as the pictures show. It feels quite private, but is just a quick bike ride or motorbike or tuktuk ride away. They offer all the amenities - breakfast made to order and served on your balcony each day at your requested time, they arranged for an in-room massage, and even had motorbikes delivered to...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Thong Bay Guest House for 3 nights in March, cannot praise the place enough it was truly beautiful and we were made to feel very welcome! The guest houses and surroundings were picture perfect, our breakfasts each morning were delicious. Transfer buses into town always available or arrangements made by staff to take us on excursions. Made...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thongbay is a lovely peaceful retreat backing onto the river, where you can sit for hours in the evening watching the river life, such as the Monks running down the embankment on the other side every afternoon for a swim. The Thongbay staff are lovely, very helpful and make the best breaky ever, delivered straight to your private balcony every...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was so glad I paid the extra for a river view. It was so nice to wake up every morning to the view and be served breakfast on my own private terrace. There is a free shuttle service to take you the 1.5 km into town (it is a bit hot for walking in the afternoon) and also a...

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Thank Ian H
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is no doubt the best place to stay in Luang Prabang. Though the place is about 5min cycling to the city centre, free bicycles are provided. They also provide free transport to and from the airport. Not to forget their fabulous breakfast which are served at your balcony. Will come here again soon.

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Portland, Maine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thong bay Guesthouse is simply the best! the cabins are clean, spacious, well appointed, and so very comfortable. Having breakfast delivered each morning to our deck was magical. The choices for breakfast were expansive and the portions were very generous. And the restaurant was excellent as well. We chose to take many of our dinners there rather than return to...

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Thank 50Will50
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our little wooden house had everything we needed and even more - the decor was beautiful, the bathroom great and we were given all the things that a traveller might need! Even the ear stoppers :) The room had a kettle and complimentary tea and coffee. Everything was clean and tidy, A&C and fan worked perfectly. The whole area of...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This should be the highest rated guesthouse on TripAdvisor. I stayed at two other guesthouses in Luang Prabang, and neither compared to the quality of service, breakfast, and views at Thongbay. If you can, get a room with a river view. It's well worth the extra money.

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Jeju, South Korea
Reviewed 18 March 2017

100% recommend getting a room on the river. Its so awesome to eat breakfast with that view. I would definitely stay here again. The rooms were wonderful! Very nice and spacious. The location was beautiful and peaceful. They have free shuttle service, too! And affordable laundry service.

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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: $57 - $88 (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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“book a room on the river”
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“Rooms on the river are exceptional. Walk up to a delightful breakfast on the balcony while enjoining a lovely river view.”
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