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The Elephant Crossing Hotel

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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good39%
  • Average26%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“the river”(156 reviews)
“amazing views”(20 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star Hotel
The Elephant Crossing Hotel is a welcoming, warm and friendly accommodation venue situated on the river with fabulous views of the Karst limestone mountains! A boutique hotel, well established gardens and long terrace that stretches along the river. We aim to please all our guests and...
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Ban Viengkeo | (PO Box 5512, Vientiane), Vang Vieng 1003, Laos
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Reviewed May 19, 2018

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights in May 2018. We got room C2 if I’m not mistaken. There was no lift at the hotel so we had to carry the luggage up the staircase which was not a problem for us. The room...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2018

Located at the right spot of Vang Vieng Town. Overlooking the River and Mountains! Accessible to everything, ATM, bike rentals, tours etc. also value for money. get the highest floor to get the killer view. they serve free breakfast too!

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Thank DoraDiamond
Response from Enjoy_VangVieng, Manager at The Elephant Crossing HotelResponded February 8, 2018

Thanks for writing us a review Dora, we're so happy that you enjoyed your stay! Mangement Team

Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

The room was nice and it was clean enough. The location was good enough. The best part of my stay was the view of the river. There was a balcony which was nice to sit out on during the early or late evening.More

Thank Emma S
Response from Enjoy_VangVieng, Guest Relations Manager at The Elephant Crossing HotelResponded April 4, 2018

Dear Emma, Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review. We are really glad you liked the location and that you enjoyed the view from the balcony of your room at The Elephant Crossing Hotel. Come back soon to visit...More

Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately we didnt stay in this hotel but we went there (after several recommandtions) for dinner. We had the traditional laab and papaya salat and it was just amaaaazing!! In total we paid 128 000 kip, nearly 13 euros but it was a lot of...More

Thank Yolanda T
Response from Enjoy_VangVieng, Guest Relations Manager at The Elephant Crossing HotelResponded April 4, 2018

Dear Yolanda, thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are really glad you enjoyed the dinner and the view of the Mekong river at The Elephant Crossing Hotel. Come back soon to visit us. Best regards

Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

The most memorable thing about the Elephant Crossing Hotel is the wonderful view of the river and limestone karsts beyond. We spent quite a bit of time in the dining pavilion just soaking up the amazing view and watching the river traffic go by and...More

Thank Dot K
Response from Enjoy_VangVieng, Manager at The Elephant Crossing HotelResponded February 10, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write us a review on TripAdvisor. We're so happy that your enjoyed your stay and had the chance to soak in the beautiful riverside views and we're sure that our dogs appreciated your attention too! The Management Team

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$34 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$34 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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September 7, 2017|
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Response from peterpan49 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry late reply, yes it did have one.
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Response from ab3 | Reviewed this property |
There is a private dirt lot as well as what seemed to be fairly secure area where one could put their bike.
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