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The first and still one of the most beautiful boutique hotels in Luang Prabang, the Apsara was originally a rice warehouse situated on the banks of the Nam Khan [The quieter side of town]. The Apsara is also right in the heart of the heritage village, making it the perfect place to stay. From the comfort of its large, airy bedrooms, rated by the Washington Post as "an inch beyond decadence", it's easy to explore temples and the lanes of Luang Prabang. After which you can relax on the river terrace and enjoy the spectacular views and a refreshing Beer Laos. But that's not all, our restaurant is well known for having one of the most interesting menus in town as well as a superb wine list and the driest martinis in Laos. As Hip Hotels said "Both the restaurant and bar reflect a refined sense of taste" and who are we to argue with that.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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All reviews the nam khan river the main street upstairs room english owner the river homemade jams toasted baguette eggs or pancakes watching the world in town night market second building enjoyable stay the main hotel perfect location shower and toilet day bed
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When people start fiddling with your favorite hotel you do get fearful they'll spoil it, but with the Apsara that's not the case. Wow Paste [a Michelin starred restaurant from Bangkok] has taken over the restaurant and it's specialising in Laos food. It's fantastic, amazing...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Christopher L, Manager at The ApsaraResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear bettystaffs, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write a such a nice review. We are really happy you enjoyed your stay and the meal at our new opening restaurant Paste with us. We hope we will have the chance...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I spent five wonderful days here in late October early November. It's a beautifully renovated former rice warehouse located on the banks of the Nam Khan River. Our first floor room was palatial, beautifully decorated, and well appointed. The huge bath had...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Christopher L, Manager at The ApsaraResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear RefGuru, Many thanks for your kind reviews. I am delighted you enjoyed your recent stay with us. I hope to see you again in Luang Prabang to do all those things you didn't have time for on this trip.

Reviewed 3 November 2018

This was my eighth trip to Luang Prabang. I can hardly wait to get to this diamond in the rough each year and and upon leaving, I can’t wait to get back the next year. I’ve stayed at The Apsara each year. The staff, they...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Christopher L, Manager at The ApsaraResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for a excellent review, it was great to meet you and so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us again as much as you did. It was, and always will be our pleasure to make your stay as comfortable and relaxed as...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Luang Prabang for 3 nights in this hotel. The hotel’s place is really close to everything, like the main street, restauarants, mount phousi etc. And they help you to arrange the minivan to Kuang Si Falls (must go place and highly recommend)....More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Christopher L, Manager at The ApsaraResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Arul, Thank you very much for taking your time to review us. Concerning the hot water, my team already check and there's not problem on it.Thanks for bring this to out attention. We hope to see you again soon. Best, Christopher

Reviewed 23 October 2018

My family and I stayed here after the craziness that is Bangkok. I loved this hotel. The room was large with a beautiful bathroom and one of the most comfortable beds I have ever slept on. There was a porch that you could sit on...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Christopher L, Manager at The ApsaraResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear sare2014, Thanks so much for your review, I'm delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us so much and I'll pass on your comments to my whole team.

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We asked the hotel to arrange a car to pick us up. It was more expensive than a taxi (maybe it cost $15) but we did not want to haggle. We were initially concerned that taxi drivers would try to take advantage of travelers... More
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"upstairs has the view, downstairs is good for people watching"
bettystaffs
3 weeks ago
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"we had room 11. It was on the ground floor overlooking the river. Perfect for us."
sare2014
23 Oct 2018
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"This is a restaurant review but I would certainly consider staying at the Apsara on my next trip."
686lyndam
27 Aug 2018
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"Definitely the upstairs rooms. Street level rooms can all be looked into from the street."
Asian_Wanderer888
12 Jun 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$61 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the apsara hotel luang prabangapsara luang prabangapsara hotel luang prabang
LOCATION
LaosLuang Prabang ProvinceLuang Prabang
NUMBER OF ROOMS
13
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