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10 Best Hotels in Luang Prabang

Pullman Luang Prabang
5 out of 5
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AU$170
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16 Apr. - 17 Apr.
4.5/5Wonderful! (77 reviews)

"Very spacious property although if you come in end of Jan or early Feb, local farmers might be burning their land to prepare for the next harvest and it could get smoggy, not the fault of the property though."…"

Reviewed on 10 Feb. 2020

Pullman Luang Prabang
Mekong Riverview Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Mekong Riverside Road, Xieng Thong Village, Luang Prabang
AU$164
per night
5 May - 6 May
4.7/5Exceptional! (162 reviews)

"Loved the stay! The look and feel is awesome, location great! Will definitely be back, highly recommend!"…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar. 2020

Mekong Riverview Hotel
City Central Hostel
2 out of 5
Ounhouan Road 28, Luang Prabang, Luang Prabang
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4.2/5Very Good! (12 reviews)

"Friendly staff, helpful. Cleaned room and bathroom everday. Cooked great breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar. 2020

City Central Hostel
Sofitel Luang Prabang
5 out of 5
Manomai St, Ban Mano, Luang Prabang
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4.7/5Exceptional! (102 reviews)

"It is truly an oasis of calm and comfort in the busy Luang Prabang. It is a 20-minute walk to the downtown."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar. 2020

Sofitel Luang Prabang
3 Nagas Luang Prabang MGallery by Sofitel
3.5 out of 5
Ban Vatnong, Sakkaline Road, Luang Prabang
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4.6/5Exceptional! (81 reviews)

"The hotel was in the historic part of town, near to the Main Street / riverside restaurants and art/craft shopping. We loved the location and also the serenity of the area. 3 Nagas staff were also very friendly and helpful. We had used the gym & spa facilities if the sister hotel (Sofitel), and that ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jan. 2020

3 Nagas Luang Prabang MGallery by Sofitel
On The Mekong Resort
3 out of 5
Adjacent to Vat Baan Khoy, Soi 1 Phothisalath Rd, Baan Khoy Village, Luang Prabang
AU$48
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
4.8/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)

"We stayed at this resort in March for 5 days. It is a unique experience where you are emerged within a village. From this location, you have the most amazing views of the sunset. Staff make you feel that your presents is important and treat guests very well. Very quiet and peaceful location. Perfect ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar. 2020

On The Mekong Resort
The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel
3.5 out of 5
99 Baan Phonehueang, Luang Prabang
AU$145
per night
5 Apr. - 6 Apr.
4.8/5Exceptional! (108 reviews)

"Beautiful location on the river, nice breakfast porch over the river. Classic room style, helpful staff"…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb. 2020

The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel
Thongbay Guesthouse Luang Prabang
2.5 out of 5
Ban Vieng Mai, Vat Sakem, Luang Prabang
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4.9/5Exceptional! (80 reviews)

"The bungalows are set in beautiful gardens with amazing views over the river. It is a little out of town but the hotel offers a free shuttle bus. Getting your breakfast delivered to your balcony every morning was a special touch. Loved this hotel, would stay again."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb. 2020

Thongbay Guesthouse Luang Prabang
Cold River
2 out of 5
1/5 Ban Meunna, Town Center, Luang Prabang
AU$43
per night
1 May - 2 May
4.4/5Excellent! (137 reviews)

"Great guesthouse in a good location. It's very quiet, with spacious rooms and a small balcony. This was the first place I stayed in Luang Prabang and the staff were very helpful and always available. I would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on 1 Nov. 2019

Cold River
Luang Prabang Hotel by Villa Merry Lao 3
2.5 out of 5
Ban Aphay, Phousi Road, Luang Prabang
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4.1/5Very Good! (33 reviews)
Perfect stay with excellent staff!

"Staff couldn’t do enough for you and we had welcome drinks on arrival. Breakfast was lovely and served quickly. The room were large and very comfortable. The shower itself was great with good temperature control. The location is perfect too. Close to restaurants/bars, temples, mount Phousi, the river ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Apr. 2019

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Visiting Luang Prabang

Visitors give high marks for the riverfront in Luang Prabang, which is also known for its waterfalls and temples. Culturally-rich and quaint, this city also attracts tourists with its cafés.

  • There are 218 hotels and other accommodations in Luang Prabang
  • The closest major airport is in Luang Prabang (LPQ-Luang Prabang Intl.) 9.8 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Luang Prabang

Cultural venues in the city include Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre, UXO Laos Visitor Center, and Royal Palace Museum. The city is notable for its temples and landmarks like Wat That Luang, Wat Manorom, and Wat Mai. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the waterfalls and these places to visit: Mount Phu Si, Kuang Si Falls, and Tad Sae Waterfalls.

In Luang Prabang, there are 218 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have a variety of choices for your holiday retreat. These are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Merry Riverside Hotel - This 3-star hotel features free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour front desk. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its helpful staff.
  • Mekong Riverview Hotel - Our customers like the breakfast and quiet location at this hotel. This 3.5-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi.

Dressing for Luang Prabang

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 88°F during the day and 52°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 89°F, while the average at night is 60°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 85°F with nighttime averages of 68°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 84°F and nighttime averages of 51°F
  • About 63.70 inches of rain falls on Luang Prabang each year
  • Usually April and May are the hottest months with an average of 88°F, whereas December and January are often coldest, averaging 52°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Luang Prabang?
Le Sen Boutique Hotel is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Reviews from our site also recommend The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel and Phonepraseuth Guesthouse as top choices for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Luang Prabang, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review top deals in Luang Prabang.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Luang Prabang?
Based on reviews, Luang Prabang Hotel by Villa Merry Lao 3 is a popular 2.5-star guesthouse for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices to stay on the cheap include Villa Luang Sokxay and Chaluenxay Villa.
What's the best accommodation option for a family holiday to Luang Prabang?
Cold River is a guesthouse with laundry facilities and babysitting services, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good choices for your family trip include Golden Lotus Place and Angsana Maison Souvannaphoum.
What's the best accommodation for a couple going to Luang Prabang?
Le Palais Juliana is a favourite 4.5-star resort for couples, and features in-room massages and premium bedding. Other good choices for a stay with your sweetheart include Sofitel Luang Prabang and Victoria Xiengthong Palace.
What's the best LGBT-friendly place to stay in Luang Prabang?
Belmond La Résidence Phou Vao is a top 5-star hotel for LGBT guests, and features 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Luang Prabang?
Ancient Luang Prabang Hotel is a top guesthouse for people travelling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options to stay with your pet include Lakhangthong Boutique Hotel and Mekong Sunset View Hotel.
What's the best luxury place to stay in Luang Prabang?
Mekong Sunset View Hotel is a luxury hotel with a restaurant and a terrace, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Sofitel Luang Prabang and Kiridara Luang Prabang are other upscale choices for your trip.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Luang Prabang?
Satri House is a favourite 5-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a bar. Mekong Riverview Hotel and The Luang Say Residence are two other options for a boutique stay.
What's it like staying in Luang Prabang?
Travellers to Luang Prabang give high marks for the riverfront and local tours. Cultural and quaint, this city will delight tourists with its waterfalls, temples and cafes. Top sights in the city include Night Market, Morning Market and Kuang Si Falls. In Luang Prabang, there are 239 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Luang Prabang?
The city’s cultural venues include Royal Palace Museum and Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre. The city is notable for its temples and landmarks such as Royal Palace, Wat Xieng Thong and Wat Mai. The city’s natural setting is picturesque, including the waterfalls and these places to visit: Kuang Si Falls, Tad Sae Waterfalls and Mount Phu Si.
What's the seasonal weather in Luang Prabang?
The hottest months are usually April and May, with an average temperature of 31°C, while the coldest months are December and January, with an average of 11°C. Average annual rainfall for Luang Prabang is 1619.20 mm.

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