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There’s only one place to stay in Thalang, and at some point in 2007, it’s going to have to relocate as the Nam Theun dam project floods the river valley.

Along the Nam Theun River, Thalang
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Service Guest House
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Along the Nam Theun River, Thalang

This place doesn’t have a proper name but a sign out on the main road dubs is ’Service Guesthouse’ which is just the Laotain way of indicating that tourists should stay here and it’s not just a short-time place or a flop house. We’ve heard it called The Bamboo Guesthouse and the staff here said we could call is the Phou Si Guesthouse if we wanted to -- the name roughly means ’the colour of the... Read our full review of Service Guest House.

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