Guesthouses, hotels and resorts
Accommodation in Phonsavan is scattered throughout town, but the guesthouses most suitable for foreign travellers are all located east of the main intersection along the main road and just off it. It pays to check some of the hotels on the back streets as they are more willing to negotiate on price.
Best budget place in townSouth of and parallel to main road
T: (020) 5506 8174;
Sabaidee Guesthouse is tucked down a backstreet south of and parallel to the main road. To get here, head down the side road across from Dok Khoune Hotel and then turn right. This is a classic ... Read the full review of Sabaidee Guesthouse.
One of the nicer hotels in townJust off main road across from Nice Hotel
T: (061) 213 599; F: (061) 213 699
This is one of the better hotels in town sitting firmly in midrange. It feels like a proper hotel with bar fridge, more comfortable bed, cable TV, clean hot water bathroom and wooden floors. Of ... Read the full review of Anoulack Khen Lao Hotel.USD 10 to 20 1 vote Flashpacker
Inoffensive and better than the most basic in townMain road, Phonsavan
T: (061) 312 454;
Nice Guesthouse is in the eastern end of town near the cluster of hotels and restaurants that most foreigners frequent. It's incredibly popular and is often full and it's easy to see why. It's an ... Read the full review of Nice Guesthouse.Under USD 10 3 votes Backpacker
Best in price rangeOn road parallel to and south of main road
T: (030) 9902 798;
If you're looking for a place with employees who can speak English, you're out of luck at Lieupi Mixay Guesthouse. But in a town of old crappy hotels, Lieupi Mixay is a breath of fresh air with ... Read the full review of Lieupi Mixay Guesthouse.Under USD 10 3 votes Backpacker
Hotel wannabeJust off main road across from Nice Hotel
T: (061) 312 403;
Opposite Nice Guesthouse just off the main drag through Phonsavan, White Orchid feels more worn and busted every time we visit, although at the prices charged it's not like anyone can lodge a formal ... Read the full review of White Orchid Guesthouse.USD 10 to 20 1 vote Flashpacker
Great budget optionMain road west of main intersection
T: (061) 312 121;
This place is just on the western side of the main intersection in town and firmly sits in the budget category. For your money you get old rooms with old beds and old fixtures. Some furnishings are ... Read the full review of Phoukham Guesthouse.
Wooden bungalows with characterDown the road from White Orchid (follow the signs)
T: (061) 211 354;
The front garden and entrance to the extremely popular Kong Keo is looking a bit dated these days with long grass and some scraps of furniture ready for the rubbish dump. In the corner is a wooden ... Read the full review of Kong Keo Guesthouse.Under USD 10 11 votes Backpacker
A few rough edgesMain road
T: (061) 312 189;
All the rooms here are the same grade these days with the option to rent a remote control for air-con in the rooms. The dark rooms feature rock hard beds, tables and chairs, wardrobe and in-room ... Read the full review of Dok Khoune Hotel & Guesthouse.
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