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Good cheap option

Ban Paphai, Luang Prabang T: (071) 212 752 

Paphai Guest House

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This is another traditional Lao-style house converted into a guesthouse, except Paphai hasn’t been renovated and offers only basic accommodation.

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Rooms are small and fan-cooled with simple furniture and firm beds. Shared bathrooms have hot showers and Western-style toilets. The walls are made of bamboo so every noise carries, including the critters scurrying about in the roof. Nonetheless it’s charmingly authentic with a great location and lovely garden. A highlight is sitting on the steps at 16:00 while the novice monks at the wat across the street play a percussive herald to the moon’s cycles. A good cheap option right in the centre of town.

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Walk-in rates at Paphai Guest House

Type of room
Type of room, low and high season prices
Sgl fan share bathroom
40,000 kip
40,000 kip
Dbl fan share bathroom
60,000 kip
60,000 kip
Room: Sgl fan share bathroom, low season: 40,000 kip, high season 40,000 kip. Notes:
Room: Dbl fan share bathroom, low season: 60,000 kip, high season 60,000 kip. Notes:

Where is Paphai Guest House

Paphai Guest House
Ban Paphai, Luang Prabang
T: (071) 212 752 
Coordinates (for GPS): 102º8'19.68" E, 19º53'36.24" N
Room rates: Under US$10

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