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Salavan’s best

Road 15, 600 metres from bus station (one road north of bus station road)

Phonexay Hotel

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Phonexay is a bland modern Viet-style hotel but you can forgive the lack of character because it is clean and secure, making it Salavan’s best option.

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Set back a little from the main road by a long driveway, Phonexay hotel has a selection of different room types to choose from that will suit a range of budgets, with the fan rooms in the older building at the back going for 70,000 kip a night, to spacious air-con rooms in the new three-storey building starting from 180,000 kip.

Those who splurge on the 200,000 kip air-con rooms get clean floors and plenty of space to spread out, decent lighting, a large wooden vanity/desk, box TV (no English channels), minifridge, white cotton linens, comfortable mattress and a bedside table with plug. The door has a security latch and everything seemed to be in decent shape and barely used. The bathroom is enormous and has a sink with countertop and shower/bathtub combo sporting hot water and good pressure.

For what it offers, it is more expensive than other towns or cities in Laos. Then again, consider that this is Salavan and there isn’t much competition. The WiFi didn’t work when we stayed and there’s no English spoken.

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Walk-in rates at Phonexay Hotel

Type of room
Type of room, low and high season prices
Dbl fan private bathroom
70,000 kip
70,000 kip
Dbl air-con private bathroom
120,000 kip
120,000 kip
180,000 - 200,000 kip in the new building
Room: Dbl fan private bathroom, low season: 70,000 kip, high season 70,000 kip. Notes:
Room: Dbl air-con private bathroom, low season: 120,000 kip, high season 120,000 kip. Notes: 180,000 - 200,000 kip in the new building

Where is Phonexay Hotel

Phonexay Hotel
Road 15, 600 metres from bus station (one road north of bus station road)

Coordinates (for GPS): 106º24'28.71" E, 15º42'52.15" N
Room rates: US$10 to 20

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