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    Rivertime Resort and Ecolodge

    Ban Thadokkam, Vientiane 01000, Laos
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          Overview
          • Excellent49%
          • Very good32%
          • Average9%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible8%
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          “rural laos” (8 reviews)
          “eco lodge” (26 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Family Rooms
          Pets Allowed
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          Reviewed 7 October 2015

          It was wonderful to meet Sam and his family. We had a lovely lunch, with a chance to help out the kitchen, which was great fun. Sam had arranged for our group to visit the local village where we spent time at the school. it...More

          Thank Annie M
          Response from BarnsLaos, Manager at Rivertime Resort and EcolodgeResponded 9 October 2015

          Hi Annie M, Thank you for your feedback. We had a great time with you also. We hope that you will remember to make the Lao food back in your home country. If you ever want to come back again; we, Rivertime Team, are happy...More

          Reviewed 9 August 2015

          Apart from the floating restaurant (which wasn't too bad), this place was not what was advertised. It is under new management and is being revived from a very run down state. Our accommodation was musty and smelled of rodents, and you could hear the rats...More

          1  Thank Bryan B
          Response from SamThammavongsa, Manager at Rivertime Resort and EcolodgeResponded 23 January 2017

          Dear Bryan B., We are sorry that you were unsatisfied with your time here at Rivertime. We do our best to ensure guest satisfaction. We recall that we only had one working bicycle to use and not a second one for your wife. Currently, there...More

          Reviewed 4 August 2015

          We stayed here for three nights with our two kids - they didn't want to leave! They became friends with the manager's children and swam in the fenced off "pool" - really just a fenced off part of the river but fun nevertheless. The food...More

          Thank FamilyAtLargeinSEA
          Response from BarnsLaos, Manager at Rivertime Resort and EcolodgeResponded 2 September 2015

          Dear FamilyAtLargeinSEA, We had a really good time getting to know your family. Our kids loved having your kids over to walk around the property. We hope that you all had a fantastic time in Laos. Thanks, Rivertime Resort Team with Manager Sam

          Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

          We stayed at Rivertime for 3 nights with our young children and we all loved it. The rooms are quite basic but we had no problems and the owner arranged a few extra beds in the room for our children to accommodate all of us....More

          Thank kazernel
          Response from BarnsLaos, Manager at Rivertime Resort and EcolodgeResponded 2 September 2015

          Dear Kazernel, We all thought your family was amazing. Amazed with you children's swimming abilities. You both are doing a great job! Hope to see you all back soon. Thanks, Rivertime Resort Team with Manager Sam

          Reviewed 3 June 2015

          Not too far from Vientiane and worth visiting if you're a tourist, for a day trip or to stay overnight. Serene place by the Nam Ngum river where you can relax, kayak, and swim (though the current is very strong - but there is a...More

          Thank Jocelyn T
          Response from BarnsLaos, Manager at Rivertime Resort and EcolodgeResponded 2 September 2015

          Dear Jocelyn T, Thanks for the comments and feedback. We hope that you had a good time in Laos. We hope you will come back and visit after the renovations are complete. Thanks, Rivertime Resort Team with Manager Sam

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          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Pool
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
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          • Restaurant
          • Pool
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          • Price range
          • USD 11 - USD 36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
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          • Laos >
          • Vientiane Province >
          • Vientiane
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          • Rivertime Hotel And Ecolodge ,
          • Rivertime Hotel Vientiane
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          jonbabco
          What transportation is available to and from Vientiane
          6 February 2017|
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          Response from SamThammavongsa | Property representative |
          Hi, Rivertime is located about 30 km, or a 50-minute drive, outside of Vientiane. The easiest way to get here is to contact me, preferably by e-mail us, or, alternatively, by phone (Sam (English/Lao) on (+856) 20 5810... More
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          Juliana C
          Do they have reliable wifi?
          31 January 2017|
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          Response from SamThammavongsa | Property representative |
          Hi, We do have internet available. However, understand that we live out in the countryside. There are times that it works great and there are time is doesn't work at all. My answer is it is mostly reliable. Thanks, Sam
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          snowmeiser
          Hello, do you have an email we can contact you on? Your website won't load for us here in china. Thank you, Chelsey
          1 November 2014|
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          Response from Ruairi1959 | Reviewed this property |
          rivertimeresort is the first part of the address and it is a hotmail account (TripAdvisor doesn't allow you to post email addresses!). The owner's name is Barnaby. He is English but also speaks French, German and Lao.
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          "All rooms are private and set delightfully in jungle with interconnecting paths."
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          "Go somewhere else until renovated."
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          "Wifi available in the office only. Detached bungalows are the best option."
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          "definitely opt for the private cabins rather than the shared room, it's worth a few extra dollars."
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