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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing hostel right next to the centre of town. Great service from airport pick up to bike renting. Free breakfast, with free tea and coffee all day. Had a great stay and would definitely recommend as it's well priced too!

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with a few friends and had a really great time, good location, rooms where a bit small and air con turned off during the day but not too bad, the pool is amazing and the staff were super friendly. Also the free breakfast was really good, would definitely recommend staying.

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Thank Max L
Southwater, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights with 6 friends.. Hostel had an amazing atmosphere, everyone was so friendly. Amazing price given you got breakfast aswell. Location was perfect. Rooms a little bit small especially in the 6 bed dorm.. Also air con turned off in the day which wasn't great.. At night it was set to 16 degrees so seemed to... More 

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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night in a private room. Room was clean and air con worked fine. The pool was really good to help cool off when it got too hot during the day and the social area is great for meeting people. One word of warning is to make sure you lock all your valuables away; two people had... More 

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

The hostel is amazing, people whose work in there is always trying to help you the hostel has a big pool where you can drink your beer and make friends. if you go just by yourself this is the best hostel to make friends, as the AC is on only from 20:00 to 10:00 the people do not stay at... More 

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Thank Marcus Vinicius P
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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

V social place to stay, really great for travellers, really is the only place in kuang Prabang for travellers to meet other people. 10/10 recommend using the free lockers available as hostel is really well known for stealing money left in people's bags in rooms. Both me and someone else I met both had all the money taken out our... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

The main attraction for the hostel/hotel is the location - only 5 minutes walk to the main Street but relatively peaceful with a view from the communal balcony of Phu Si hill and That Chomsi. We stayed in a private room, located in a separate two storey block from the dorm rooms. The room was alright but with stains on... More 

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Thank BeanieBear192
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Brilliant hostel good for meeting people front of house tutu was great pool was fantastic would stay again. Make the effort to go to the temple on hill for sunset and market. Air con was good on from 8-6 if I remember correctly great stay.

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Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

(i) This guest house is primarily a youth hostel and has only few bedrooms; (ii) Although I had booked through booking.com several weeks before and arrived at 7:00 p.m., the manager asked one of his employee to bring my luggages in another guest house, without a word of apology; (iii) this overbooking practice is very common because the manager of... More 

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

I stayed here for about a week. The dorm was small and dark (and hot!). Lockers are in the common area. The bathrooms were ok The pool was very nice! Staff looked a bit disinterested, but kind when you needed something. Common area is great to meet people. Also the daytrips to kuans si are good to meet people from... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Kounsavan Guesthouse

Address: Chaotonkham Rd | Ban Tongchaleurn, Luang Prabang 6000, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: $17 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Kounsavan Guesthouse 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“If you go with a friend you can get the private badroom”
 of 5 bubbles MarcusViniciusP, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best place to meet fellow travellers”
 of 5 bubbles jungletraveler123, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“worth a look”
 of 5 bubbles 593stevenw, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“As near to the showers as possile.”
 of 5 bubbles michaelaT6754EF, 4 Dec 2015 | Read review
“AC in the dorms only available from 8pm to 10am, private rooms have all day AC”
 of 5 bubbles JinJ84, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
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