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Mixay Guesthouse

Top backpacker spot

Photo of Mixay Guesthouse, Nokeokoummane Rd, Ban Mixay, Vientiane. , Vientiane

What we say: 4.5 stars

Mixay Guesthouse is a top little budget guesthouse right in the centre of town, not to be confused with the similarly named Mixay Paradise. It’s a popular place because it balances price with cleanliness and has friendly English-speaking staff at the front desk. The fan rooms with no ensuite bathroom are basic boxes but they are bright and you do get a small vanity/desk and a window. The shared bathrooms themselves are also bright and clean. The air-con dorms are great value. They have just four decently sized individual beds per room – consider that it’s the same price as the 20-bed dorm at Vientiane Backpackers! All the rooms are somewhat small and the tile and concrete structure feels a tad dated, but this is a minor complaint as everything has been well looked after. WiFi is available throughout and a towel and simple breakfast of instant coffee, toast, banana and egg is included. The lobby has some spots to hang out, free bag storage for up to 10 hours and lockers (you need your own lock). Overall this is a top backpacker spot in Vientiane.

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Contact details:

Nokeokoummane Rd, Ban Mixay, Vientiane.  T: (021) 213 679 F: (021) 243 400  

What we were quoted

Type of room Low season High season Notes
Sgl fan share b'room 60,000 kip 60,000 kip
Dbl fan share b'room 85,000 kip 85,000 kip
Dorm Fan 40,000 kip 40,000 kip
Dbl air-con private b'room 140,000 kip 140,000 kip
Dbl fan private b'room 115,000 kip 115,000 kip

Added to Travelfish on: 5th July, 2004
Last visited or updated on: 1st July, 2015

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Cindy Fan is a Canadian writer & photographer living in Laos since 2011. She's the author of So Many Miles, her blog about diving in, discovering and creating a narrative about the world, one story and adventure at a time.

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Mixay Guesthouse
Nokeokoummane Rd, Ban Mixay, Vientiane. 
T: (021) 213 679 F: (021) 243 400  

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