With most travellers now trucking straight through, the accommodation scene in Stung Treng is sadly uninspired.
A rural retreat just under nine kilometres from Stung Treng town, off Route 7 on the way to Laos, Mekong Bird offers well-designed, tree-shaded wood cabins with river views, and plenty of opportunities to explore the surrounding rivers and forests. The cabins are all ensuite, some with air-con and hot-water showers, and all with decks overlooking the Mekong and comfortable mattresses on... Read our full review of Mekong Bird.
A large, four-storey hotel, with a working lift, and views straight out on to the River San, Golden River is Stung Treng’s highest end accommodation - it doesn't get grander than this. The relatively modern hotel offers large, clean, well-cared for rooms, some of which have pretty decent views, and attentive, helpful English speaking staff. The rooms are modern and well fitted out with TV, hot... Read our full review of Golden River Hotel.
Slap in the thick of it all, Stung Treng Guesthouse offers clean and well-maintained, if a little tired, rooms overlooking Stung Treng’s main thoroughfare and the central market. The rooms come in three main flavours -- standard with window, standard without window and a variety of VIP options. The standards, as much as we were able to figure out, are all on the top (third) floor and are... Read our full review of Stung Treng Guesthouse.
Riverside Guesthouse has long been the most popular traveller guesthouse in Stung Treng, but is beginning to outlive its usefulness. Its most obvious draw is that it’s a better place to meet other travellers than other guesthouses in town, but aside from that, the rooms are only barely clean, and it’s hard to justify a bucket shower when you can have proper hot water showers a few doors down,... Read our full review of Riverside Restaurant and Guesthouse.