Photo: Attapeu goes great sunsets.

Accommodation



Attapeu

Accommodation can be neatly divided into two kinds: Lao-style or Vietnamese-style; expect them both to be mediocre. You’ll most likely find yourself staying on the main road (Road 18) or on the river.


Southeast corner of the peninsula, on the river
Under US$10
Sokpaserd Riverside Guesthouse
Backpacker - Under US$10
Southeast corner of the peninsula, on the river
T: (020 2229 1223

Located at the southeast corner of the peninsula, Sokpaserd is a Lao-style guesthouse just across the street from the river. Rooms, which have air-con, windows, tall ceilings, clean cotton linens and an overall decent level of cleanliness, all this being good enough to overshadow the saggy spring mattress and minor issues. It has a box TV, table, chair, mirror, hooks and large bathroom with... Read our full review of Sokpaserd Riverside Guesthouse.

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Main road, Attapeu
US$10 to 20
Dokchampa Hotel
Flashpacker - US$10 to 20
Main road, Attapeu
T: (036) 211 069

In Attapeu there’s not much choice when it comes to decent, good value accommodation for budget travellers which may explain the rates at longstanding Dokchampa. The hotel has higher prices compared to most of the budget places that hover at 100,000 kip, but it does possess more charm than your average Viet-style joint and for that little bit of extra comfort you will pay a... Read our full review of Dokchampa Hotel.

Main road, near tip of peninsula 400 m west of the bridge, Attapeu
Under US$10
Duc Loc 1 Hotel
Backpacker - Under US$10
Main road, near tip of peninsula 400 m west of the bridge, Attapeu
T: (020) 9919 1619

Duc Loc Hotel is a Vietnamese run three-storey hotel at the very eastern end of town near the bridge. We didn’t expect much given the ground floor is a cheap Vietnamese restaurant but the rooms upstairs are surprisingly decent. The rooms have tile floor, wood panelling courtesy of Attapeu’s forests, high ceilings, windows, fan and air-con, table and chair, TV, mirror and simple hot water... Read our full review of Duc Loc 1 Hotel.

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