New Lao Paris Hotel
No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Vientiane
After three days on scooters and a night on a sleeping bus we decided we'd treat ourselves to some luxury accommodation in Vientiane. We got a good deal at the New Loas Paris Hotel with a large balcony room and a great complementary breakfast of eggs, bread, ham and sausages.
Vientiane is a nice city. Not too much to do but there are a few …
The slow boat left us in the pretty town of Luang Prabang, a Unesco World Heritage site and you can see why. It is fit to bursting with temples and the streets are lined with old colonial style buildings, and the night market, although aimed solely towards tourists is one of the best I have ever seen in Asia; great textiles - duvet covers, clothes …
The transport in Laos has been a wonder to behold - we have just arrived at our amazing eco lodge just outside the touristy town of Vang Vieng on what is our 6th night in this country and we have yet to travel on any form of transport that could possibly claim that it was comfortable. The best of a bad bunch was probably the 45 minute trip back up …
Two blogs in one week. We are catching up.
We flew into Vientiane, Capital of Laos, and felt welcome straight away. We needed to get visa's before we got to customs; but we didn't have US dollars to pay for them. The lady from immigration just took us to the ATM machine in the arrival area. We took out our money and went back to custum to collect our visa. So pretty relaxed, could have been New Zealand.
What a change! This is not ...
... rain ceremony and includes processions which culminate in the firing of rockets which are supposed to bring on the rainy season. We could hear the rockets being launched and see the rocket trails in the sky from the hotel so decided to join in the fun. There were crowds of people on the river bank both spectating and those involved with the rocket launching. It was as Joe described very "Mad Max".
There were three launch pads and very ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Got a room for a few buck more than a guesthouse. well worth it. People very nice. breakfast is free. They let us check in at 8am and gave us extra breakfast that day. close to all sites. Bus tickets slightly more expensive than a travel agent. Would stay again for sure
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.