When compared to other capital cities in South East Asia, Vientiane in Laos may be a surprise to visitors because of its size and laid back atmosphere, unlike many other capital cities. If you are going to explore Laos and want some inspiration for where you can stay, here are some of the best hotels in Vientiane, and what makes them so good.
The Crowne Plaza, Vientiane
If you are looking for hotels in Vientiane city center that are comfortable and stylish with all the modern conveniences and luxuries you would expect in a 5-star hotel, the Crown Plaza is a perfect choice. With clean and sizeable rooms, a gym, rooftop infinity pool offering excellent views of the city, and a restaurant offering a wide variety of different international cuisines, you have everything that you need. Situated in the heart of Vientiane and only a stone’s throw away from the Mekong River, this hotel is the perfect place to be a base when exploring everything that this majestic city has to offer.
Green Park Boutique Hotel
The Green Park Boutique Hotel is in the business district of Vientiane, so it is in the heart of the city, and it offers travellers an oasis with its lush green gardens and beautiful, distinctive buildings. There are plenty of attractions close by, and the hotel offers amenities such as swimming pool, fitness centre, or enjoy a bit of pampering at the Champa Lao Spa.
Salana Boutique Hotel
The Salana Boutique Hotel is very close to the Mekong River, so guests can enjoy views of this majestic river when they stay here. All the rooms offer comfortable modern surroundings with flat screen televisions and Wi-Fi available, and although there is no swimming pool you can relax at the Spa or enjoy a massage to help you relax when you stay.
Family Boutique Hotel
The Family Boutique Hotel is a popular place with travellers due to its proximity to the local bus station and the airport. It is a clean and comfortable hotel that has plenty of amenities available, and is also an excellent place to book your sightseeing tours. If you are looking for a convenient place to base yourself for a few days, then Family Boutique Hotel may be the perfect place to stay if you are looking for comfortable but not luxurious surroundings.
VKS Hotel is another modern establishment that offers clean and comfortable rooms for guests and is one of the favourite places for couples who are travelling. It is another conveniently located hotel that is a short walk from the river and a host of other attractions for visitors such as the Sisaket Temple or Wat Si Muang temple.
These are some of the best places to stay in Vientiane, all of which provide excellent amenities and services for guests when they visit. Where ever you decide to stay, one thing is for sure, and that is you will remember the warm and welcoming reception you get when you arrive for a magical stay in Vientiane.