There isn't a large variety of accommodation in Attapeu and you'll more than likely end up on the east end of the town in one of the guesthouses around Duc Loc Hotel.
Duc Loc Hotel is a Vietnamese run, multi-storey hotel at the very eastern end of town down near the market on the main road. Rooms here are spacious with high ceilings and comfortable beds with good quality sheets. Each room comes with a fan and air-con, table and chair, cable TV and hot water bathroom with Western toilet. WiFi is accessible in the rooms and the Vietnamese staff are very friendly... Read our full review of Duc Loc Hotel.
All rooms at the charming Dokchampa Guesthouse are air-con, but some don't have attached bathrooms. Each of these rooms has access to a private hot water bathroom down the hallway which is accessed with your room key. The rooms are housed in a well-maintained and charming wooden building which is carpeted with a bright green astro-turf like material. The walls are thin here because of the wooden... Read our full review of Dokchampa Guesthouse.
Down on the river towards the eastern end of town you'll find the boat ramp and this hotel. It's a nicely painted place with an interior that is neat, tidy and clean. The rooms are fairly typical of rooms in Attapeu with air-con, TV and clean hot water bathrooms with Western toilet. The price here is better than most and the quality is good. It's definitely worth a look, especially if you want... Read our full review of Vhang Namyen Hung Heuang Guesthouse.
Alounsotsai is another budget hotel which is overpriced for what you get, but still quite a decent spot. Inside the brightly painted concrete exterior are housed a bunch of rooms – some with air-con, some with fan. The rooms come with TV, decent beds, cold water bathrooms and Western toilet. The young guy at the front desk speaks reasonable English and free WiFi is available in the lobby. The... Read our full review of Alounsotsai Hotel.
Dokchampa hotel is an Attapeu mainstay and an extremely popular option with those swinging through town. It's located on the main road and sprawls right to the back of the property across multiple buildings. The cheapest rooms are in the older main building and come with a hot water bathroom, air-con and old TVs, and they feel old. The newer rooms down the back are in a massive three-storey... Read our full review of Dokchampa Hotel.
Souksomphone isn't a particularly bad hotel, but the bar in Attapeu has risen substantially in recent years and this place just hasn't kept up. Rooms are set in an old-style building and are tiny. The cheapest rooms come with a simple fan and the more expensive ones come with air-con. Bathrooms are disappointingly cold water jobs but at least they have Western toilets. The prices here are similar... Read our full review of Souksomphone Guest House.