Guesthouses, hotels and resorts
Don Khon doesn't have the quantity of accommodation Don Dhetdoes, but what's there is mostly pretty good, catering to most budgets. As with Don Dhet, if you are staying in cheaper accommodation that is not very secure, it's best not to leave anything in your bungalow.
Good budget option on Don KhonDon Khon
T: (020) 656 5298;
When we say you can stay as cheaply on Don Khon as you can in Don Dhet, this is what we're talking about. Set on both sides of the pathway just to the west of Sala Don Khone, Bounphan Riverside has ... Read the full review of Bounphan Riverside.Under USD 10 1 vote Backpacker
Go for a new hutDon Khon
Just by Bounphan Riverside, Somphamit offers similar, cheap, Don-Dhet style accommodation, with a mix of bamboo and rattan bungalows all set by the river side of the pathway. The bungalows are clean ... Read the full review of Somphamit Guesthouse.Under USD 10 3 votes Backpacker
T: (031) 212 077;
Set in and around the French-era hospital, this atmospheric place is well worth consideration, though we'd lean towards Salaphae as being the better option for a splurge. Probably more at home in ... Read the full review of Sala Don Khone.USD 10 to 20 6 votes Flashpacker
A bit priceyDon Khon
T: (030) 534 6939;
This new place is trying to make a go of it, but getting off to a bad start. The rooms are not in a great location -- away from the water, in an arid, unattractive spot on a dusty cross-roads. Still, ... Read the full review of Pan's Guest House.Under USD 10 10 votes Backpacker
Popular with groupsDon Khon
This large wooden house has a massive veranda littered with axe cushions creating a perfect escape from the heat. Though well off the river, this remains a good option as long as a tour group is not ... Read the full review of Xaymontri Residence.Under USD 10 1 vote Backpacker
T: (021) 217 526; F: (021) 217 108
These raft-houses, managed by ex-lawyer Leusak, are the enviro-friendly standout on Don Khon. Employing some solar heating and ecologically-sensitive treatment of waste this is a surprising addition ... Read the full review of Salaphae.USD 10 to 20 12 votes Flashpacker
Jump to a destination
- Hot spots
- Vientiane & surrounds
- Northern Laos
- Southern Laos
Travelfish top 5 spots
Top accommodation by review
Sign up for Travelfish Burp!
Our weekly wrap on Southeast Asian travel.
Click here to see a recent newsletter.