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Lao Red Cross Sauna and Massage

Opposite Wat Wisunarat (Wat Visoun) | Ban Visoun, Luang Prabang, Laos
+856 84 211 264
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The worst massage of my life

Went for a aromatherapy massage based on a Lonely Planet recommendation. The male masseur breathed... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
אמיר מ
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Holon, Israel
Decent massage- could easily have been better

We arrived at 1pm when they opened but found people were sleeping on the massage beds. When someone... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Kyla D
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“great massage” (13 reviews)
“foot massage” (11 reviews)
“herbal tea” (8 reviews)
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Opposite Wat Wisunarat (Wat Visoun) | Ban Visoun, Luang Prabang, Laos
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+856 84 211 264
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Went for a aromatherapy massage based on a Lonely Planet recommendation. The male masseur breathed heavily and coughed frequently. He talked and laughed loudly nonstop with the woman masseur on the next mattress. At one point the receptionist. came in, left the door open and...More

Thank אמיר מ
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 1pm when they opened but found people were sleeping on the massage beds. When someone finally came out my boyfriend and I were taken off to different rooms which was fine. My massage was good but I was expecting to be given...More

1  Thank Kyla D
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Very good massage first time early afternoon. Felt masseurs were trained and knew what they were doing. Basic facilities but no worse than.the cheaper massage parlour. But if female , be prepared to have a male masseuse. However, went back 2nd time in evening and...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Went there for the first time after several years in Luang Prabang. 90 minutes oil massage was 90,000 Kip. Clean and massage very professional. Lady was older than most working in Spas in Luang Prabang. Situated opposite Wat Visoun. There is also a herbal sauna.

1  Thank John T
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

You do wonder what some reviewers want . . . A sterile, homogenous offering you can get anywhere, or something that's authentic and part of the Laos furniture. When I visited,90% of those using the sauna were Luang Prabang locals, catching up on the chat....More

1  Thank Graham L
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

it is a massage centre run by the red cross for charity. the messuers are not so professional in the work. all proceed from the massage will go to helping the poor and needy.

Thank jeff1955malaysia
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

I think this place it's just to rip off people. There is no skill of massage there. There is no change between two guest, it is not clean. I felt that it was just somebody passing me some cream after a sun burn. I could...More

3  Thank Goffinger
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I had a very disappointing experience here. The masseuse was sick and she kept falling asleep during the massage. She also didn't use any strength so it didn't feel like a massage at all. I wouldn't recommend this place myself but if you want to...More

2  Thank Annika L
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

The sheets on the mattress looked grubby & unchanged. My masseur had very rough hands (could be a new chap) & wore a ring. Due to language constraints, I decided not to ask him to remove his ring. The massage was ok. Suggest that the...More

2  Thank CarolChinYY
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Cheap, great, relaxing massage for 50k kip. I had an most relaxed hour being massaged on the comfy mattress. The sauna was great, hot steam sauna and chill lounge area with hot herbal tea for just 15k kip. While in luan prabang u must try...More

1  Thank Arttu L
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