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Spicylaos Backpackers

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“Go for something else”
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Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

So after arriving in Luang Prabang without a hostel we came across this place. The staff were helpful and friendly enough on arrival. The beds were quite hard but at $5 I wasn't expecting a miracle mattress. You get what you pay for. The staff...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

1 night was enough! Very cheap and good to meet people but the dorm, showers and toilets were filthy! My bed linen clearly wasn't washed as it was full of dirty yellow stains! No keys or locks on doors so no security for your belongings!

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Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights in one of the downstairs dorms. Beds were not very clean as the sheets had marks of blood on them. Also having unpacked and put all my stuff on my bed, I came back one night to find someone...More

Thank LukeytaO
Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

The hostel is located in a old building with high walls and spacious rooms, a bit of from the touristy main part of Luang Prabang, but that still means only a 5 minutes walk to get to the daily nightmarket. It has a nice balcony...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 9 January 2015 via mobile

Although well situated, the safety of this hostel is not very good. Twice during my stay did a local guy walk into some rooms and went through people's bags. The staff never even noticed till people complained. And there's no doors, only curtains instead. There...More

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Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
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Spicylaos Backpackers Hotel Luang Prabang
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"Stay near the reception if you need wi-fi at hand."
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"a/c might not be turned on all day in the a/c dorm. no screens on the windows in the fan-dorm, so a few..."
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"Choose the rooms to the right side of the building when you enter and not the main building. That area seems..."
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"I stayed in Room D - it's on the ground floor around the back, no one really knows it's there any..."
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