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Rooms and Suites at Belmond La Residence Phou Vao

From 400 USD
Garden View Junior Suite

Garden View Junior Suite ( 592ft2 )

The Junior Suite Garden View is surrounded by lush tropical plants and provides views of the entrance garden. It features parquet floors, traditional Lao textiles,

From 519 USD
Mountain View Junior Suite

Mountain View Junior Suite ( 592ft2 )

The Junior Suite Mountain View offers breathtaking views of the old city and temple. It showcases parquet floors, traditional Lao textiles, and large windows opening

From 548 USD
Garden View Phou Vao Suite

Garden View Phou Vao Suite ( 700ft2 )

The Phou Vao Suite Garden View offers spacious accommodations with a private furnished terrace and a separate sitting area. It combines wood, cotton, and silks,

From 613 USD
Mountain & Pool View Junior Suite

Mountain & Pool View Junior Suite ( 592ft2 )

The Junior Suite Mountain and Pool View provides premium accommodations with stunning views of the Phousy Temple and the hotel pool. It combines parquet floors,

Belmond La Residence Phou Vao

Belmond La Residence Phou Vao is situated just south of Luang Prabang on the Hill of Kites - overlooking the confluence of the Mekong and Nam Khan rivers. The hotel is set within three hectares of lush gardens - rich with bougainvillea - palms and frangipani shrubs. Perched on the small hill of Phou Vao - the hotel offers beautiful views overlooking Mount Phousi - Luang Prabang's sacred mountain, and the golden dome of the Wat Choose.

Only two kilometers away is the town of Luang Prabang - a beautifully-preserved UNESCO World Heritage site - featuring traditional Laotian architecture and European colonial buildings. Belmond La Residence Phou Vao is Luang Prabang's finest hotel - offering luxurious accommodations - excellent service, and a lofty perch away from the fray of the busy town center.

Facilities include a stunning infinity-edge swimming pool offering uninterrupted views of the sacred mountains and verdant valley. Belmond La Residence Phou Vao also features Phou Savanh restaurant - the very best in Luang Prabang - a full-service spa with a wide range of treatments delivered in contemporary Laotian spa pavilions - business services - a meeting room, and a library.

A unique feature is the Hotels cooking school, where guests can learn the fine art of preparing Lao cuisine. In addition, the hotel offers a complimentary daily scheduled shuttle service to the town center.

The hotel's 34 accommodations are like small suites - decorated with bamboo and wood inlaid headboards - fine rosewood furniture - and colonial fixtures like fans and mosquito netting. The large marble bathrooms feature oversized tubs - dark-teak sink stands - and wooden slat blinds that reveal private balconies with low - Lao-style divans. The amenities of a city hotel are combined with a boutique upscale rustic charm.

All rooms and suites include full American breakfast in the Hotels restaurant - complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access - IDD phones - climate control, and a mini-bar.


At Belmond La RĂ©sidence Phou Vao, be welcomed by a soothing ambiance that mirrors the tranquil town of Luang Prabang below. Large windows flood rooms with light and let the outside in. Pad across polished parquet floors and out onto sun-soaked private balconies. Brightly-colored flowers, fruits, and handmade local textiles dot spacious suites, reflecting the vibrant spirit of Laos.


An exotic medley of Euro-Asian delicacies - Belmond La RĂ©sidence Phou Vao is home to some of the best Luang Prabang restaurants. Talented chefs weave a culinary spell in the kitchen, working fresh local produce into a fusion of Euro-Asian flavors. Why not start the night with a Laotian whisky cocktail at the bar to keep things local?

Mountain Terrace - In the hands of the culinary team, inventive French cuisine is brought to life with delicate Laotian accents. Dine in the stylish interior, or head outside for superb views of Mount Phousi. By night, tree-hanging candles and lanterns bathe the gardens in an enchanting glow.

Mountain Bar - With large armchairs and a laid-back, open-air lounge, Mountain Bar is an ideal spot for pre-or post-dinner drinks. Make yourself comfy in the elegant interior for a sophisticated evening with friends. Or take whisky sour in hand to the terrace to drink in one of Laos' many spellbinding sunsets.

500 Candle Dinner - Take your seat at a private table for two in the intimate UNESCO heritage garden. In the ambient glow of 500 candles, an unforgettable Laotian feast awaits. The flickering light of 500 candles and the enchanting sound of live Laos music set the mood for romance.

Indulge in your choice of Laotian or Western live barbecue as a personal waiter caters to your every need. Highlights include tiger prawns with tamarind and cashew and a velvety soft Mekong fish roll with tomato fondant and basil foam. An Asian affair to remember.

Mekong Spa

Blending ancient techniques with modern understanding, the award-winning Mekong Spa invites you inside for lemongrass-scented escapism. Authentic Laotian therapies packed with locally sourced botanicals feature on a custom-made spa menu. Healing and harmonizing, step inside a wellness venue named one of Asia's finest.

Signature Experiences - Sip Sen - Lao Massage. A sublime treatment that was previously reserved for royalty. Based on ancient Buddhist philosophy, this carefully choreographed massage relaxes, detoxifies, and balances by freeing your body's energy channels.

Lose Yourself in Laos

The prime location in picture-perfect Luang Prabang opens up a world of opportunity for adventure. From delicious dining delights to enchanting Mekong River cruises, we'll help you uncover countless things to do in Laos.

Tak Bat & Sunrise Cruise - The traditional ritual of almsgiving is one of the most iconic images of Luang Prabang. As dawn approaches, accompany hotel staff heading into town to gift food to a procession of local monks in their vibrant orange robes. After the Alms giving procession, you have the chance to visit the morning market in the town. Then enjoy a sunrise breakfast cruise along the Mekong River, welcoming the day in magical style. Belmond La Residence Phou Vao will be a unique experience for you!

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Why we love this hotel

  • Belmond La Residence Phou Vao is south of Luang Prabang on the Hill of Kites.
  • The Hotel overlooks Mount Phousi and the golden dome of Wat Chomsi.
  • The hotel is 2 kilometers from the town Luang Prabang. This UNESCO World Heritage site is a must-visit while you are there.
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