La Résidence Phou Vao, A Belmond Hotel

La Résidence Phou Vao, A Belmond Hotel

La Résidence Phou Vao, A Belmond Hotel is located very close to the Unesco World Heritage Site of Luang Prabang, where colonial meets traditional Lao architecture. The region also has an abundant artistic culture and history. A stay at La Résidence Phou Vao, A Belmond Hotel allows you to explore this diverse area. Upon your return each day, you can take a dip in the infinity pool or revel in a decadent spa treatment. Or simply relax in your peaceful, spacious suite, before dining in style.

Unparalleled views

All accommodation at La Résidence Phou Vao, A Belmond Hotel takes the form of well-appointed suites. These sophisticated spaces are decorated in typical Asian style, featuring polished rosewood furnishings. Sink into your own terrazzo bath and relax, while enjoying a delicious coffee from the in-room espresso machine. Terraces afford guests magnificent vistas over the mountains, gardens or pool, as well as ancient Luang Prabang city and the majestic Phousy Temple. By night, the lit-up pool and temple are a truly wondrous sight to behold.

Music in the mouth

La Résidence Phou Vao, A Belmond Hotel boasts some of the best eateries in Luang Prabang. The philosophy is to fuse European and Asian styles and flavours, to create delicious dishes that are music in the mouth. In Phou Savanh, French and Lao cuisines combine to exceptional effect, and you can bask in fabulous views of Mount Phousi from the terrace. Doc Champa Bar is the ideal spot for an aperitif or post-dinner cocktail, and you can watch the incomparable Lao sunset from the terrace. Belmond La Residence Phou Vao’s 500 Candle Dinner, meanwhile, makes for an unmissable meal you’ll never forget.

Mekong Spa

Mekong Spa uses traditional Laotian ingredients and techniques to great effect at this lovely Asian spa. You may wish to sample a Signature Sip Sen Lao massage, the aim of which is to rebalance and cleanse by restoring the natural energy pathways in the body.

before you go

Everything you need to know before planning your dream trip

The Essentials
Private Transfers are 15 minutes away from Luang Prabang Airport / 34 Rooms including 2 Suites / 1 Restaurant / Spa / Cookery Classes / Swimming Pool
When to travel
The weather is warm and dry throughout from October to April making this the best time to travel. If you are looking to sail down the Mekong River this should be done when the river is high between November and January.
How to get there
There are no direct flight between the UK and Laos however connections are possible through Thailand, Vietnam and Malaysia. This makes Laos ideal for a multi-centre holiday.

Our Destination Specialists


our destination specialist

Jessica Jones Specialist area: Caribbean & Indian Ocean 26 years in travel industry
Paul Jones Specialist area: Asia & Indo-China 26 years in travel industry
Julie Crump Specialist area: Africa 37 years in travel industry

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