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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 2 April 2014

We stayed a couple of days in this outside of town guesthouse which turned out to be great. There are free bicycles available and shuttle bus to town (5 min). We had a river view bungalow with our own little porch where we enjoyed taking the delicious and filling breakfast to kick off the day. Except from the coincidental renovation...

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Prague
Reviewed 26 March 2014

We stayed in Thongbay Guesthouse riverside bungalow for 2 nights in March, 2014. Staff was very friendly and attentive to every detail during our stay, the location was very convenient (25 minutes walk or 5 minutes by a shuttle minivan). Highly recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2014

We stayed in a riverside view bungalow for 2 nights and had a very pleasant stay. Having read about the noise from the karaoke bar, we requested beforehand to have a bungalow further away from the bar which was taken into account. The beds were comfortable enough, considering the prevalence of hard mattresses in Laos and the bungalows themselves were...

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Philipp E, Inhaber at Thongbay Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest, My name is Lay and I am the owner of the Thongbay G.H. in Luang Prabang. I just have discovered your Review in the Tripadvisor site. I appreciate a lot that you took time to write a feedback about our Thongbay Guesthouse and I would like to say many thanks to you. About the transfer fee to the...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 17 March 2014

Stayed with family and friends - split between two rooms - for 3-4 days. A couple of us took the bus up from Vientiane, and three flew in directly. Overall it made for a good home base, with nice views along the river, quality breakfast, and good service. Taking the shuttle in/out of town was easy, and they arranged for...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 17 March 2014

Very friendly and helpful staff, delicious breakfast served to your porch daily, clean rooms/bathrooms, and well maintained grounds. I was pleased to stay away from downtown, however, I think there is karaoke bar in the area whose music carries down the river to our riverside bungalow. Also there is some construction happening in the neighborhood and possibly the world's loudest...

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Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 13 March 2014

This review is way overdue. A friend and I stayed at Thongbay when we were traveling around Luang Prabang last year in July 2013 for 4 days and 3 nights. We are both happy with our choice of accomodation as we very much have enjoyed our stay here. We were picked up at the airport and dropped off on the...

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Kincumber, Australia
Reviewed 10 March 2014

My wife and i stayed at Thongbay about 2 weeks ago, no airport pickup probably a communication mix up. No problem it is not far from the airport, arrived for check in with friendly staff and escorted to our garden room. Beautiful gardens and surrounds but the bed was hard as nails and as previous guests have mentioned the shower...

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Anyang, South Korea
Reviewed 9 March 2014

The Thongbay Guesthouse was a delightful place to stay in Luang Prabang! The bungalows are beautifully decorated, and I found their garden to be a perfect place to order an iced Lao coffee, sit back, and relax. And their breakfasts are fantastic. I had a wonderful time and hope to be back soon!

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2014

I really enjoyed my stay here. The staff were really helpful and friendly. Having breakfast on your private balcony was lovely, just order what you want the day before the garden was well maintained and peaceful. There was transport provided to the city however Matt and I generally walked in and it took around 20 minutes. Nothing to fault here...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 11 February 2014

My brother and I stayed at Thongbay for 3 nights and really enjoyed our stay. For starters, upon our arrival we were greeted at the airport by the owner and his son. They drove us to the guesthouse where we were welcomed by locals and employees of who we're celebrating a family gathering. They generously provided beers before we put...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Thongbay Guesthouse

Address: Ban Vieng May, Vat Sakem, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
Region: Laos > Luang Prabang Province > Luang Prabang
Price Range: $70 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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