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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 2 outdoor pools and full-service spa

Location

This family-friendly Luang Prabang hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of UXO Laos Visitor Center and Wat That Luang. Dara Market and Wat Aham are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

This hotel features 2 outdoor pools, a full-service spa, and a restaurant. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free area shuttle. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 32 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include furnished balconies, iPod docks, and sitting areas.

Belmond La Résidence Phou Vao

Hotel Amenities

Belmond La Résidence Phou Vao features a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, a health club, and a spa tub. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A complimentary breakfast is offered. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. Event facilities measure 592 square feet (55 square meters). This Colonial hotel also offers a steam room, spa services, and a library. A complimentary area shuttle within 6 km is available for guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site. The property may provide extended parking privileges to guests after check-out (surcharge).

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 32 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Computer station 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Library 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Restaurant 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1976 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 592 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 55 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar (stocked, some free items) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Slippers 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Day bed 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Orchid Garden - Overlooking the garden, this theme restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A health club and complimentary bicycles are featured at the hotel. 2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a spa tub. Other recreational amenities include a steam room and a fitness center.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Boat tours on site 

Spa Services

Mekong Spa has 4 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, sports massages, Thai massages, and massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a spa tub and a steam room.

Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 4 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No elevators

No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 185
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 185
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 25 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).

Awards & Affiliations

  • Belmond La Résidence Phou Vao is listed in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2014 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.

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