Vientiane, Laos is a popular tourist destination for low budget travelers as it’s on the south east Asian backpacker trail. Vientiane is inexpensive, has exotic sights to see and, with so many budget hotels to choose from, it’s a wonderful cheap vacation destination. Budget hotels in Vientiane are clean, comfortable and have a surprising number of amenities, and these three Vientiane budget hotels are three of the best.
Mali Namphu Guest House – One of the best budget hotels in Vientiane, Laos, the Mali Namphu Guest House is only 15 minutes from Vientiane airport and located slap bang in the middle of downtown. From Mali Namphu Guest House, you’ll find it easy to walk to the Morning Market, local temples, restaurants, cafes and tourist attractions.
The hotel offers large, extremely clean guest rooms, all of which come with en suite bath, marble floor (much cleaner than carpeted hotel rooms), air conditioning, Wi-Fi internet and satellite TV. Room rates begin at $25 a night, cheap for such a pleasant hotel.
Mali Namphu’s restaurant is lovely. Located in an open-air courtyard, you can dine on either traditional Laotian food or Thai and International dishes. Prices are cheap, the food is excellent and, as breakfast comes with the room, there’s no excuse not to eat here.
You’ll find Mali Namphu Guest House at 109 Pangkham Road, P.O. Box 39, Ban Chiangyeane, Chanthabouly Disctrict, Vientiane, 856 Laos.
B&P Hotel – Another of Vientiane’s best budget hotels is B&P Hotel. Located in the town center, next to the Mekong river, B&P is a boutique family-run budget hotel perfectly situated to get around town and see all the sites.
Rooms include en suite bath, air conditioning, satellite TV, mini bar, Wi-Fi internet and direct dial phone lines. Breakfast is also included in the room rate. Depending on the time of year, room rates begin at only $20 a night for a standard single room.
B&P Hotel has a cute gift shop, laundry, non-smoking rooms, and can arrange car rentals for you if you require them. The hotel staff too is lovely.
B&P Hotel is at Khoonboulome Road, Chantabury District, Vientiane, Laos.
Day Inn – A lovely budget room and easily one of Vientiane’s best, Day Inn is known by budget travelers for its value for money. It’s also located in downtown Vientiane, surrounded by cafes, restaurants and shopping areas.
At Day Inn, you’ll get an extremely clean guest room with en suite bath, free Wi-Fi internet, cable TV and air conditioning. A typical Laos or Western-style breakfast is included in the room rate.
The hotel also has a lovely patio and cafe area, where you can enjoy the morning or afternoon sunshine, or the evening quiet. There’s a restaurant too, with free Wi-Fi internet, serving Laos and International cuisine.
There’s a laundry, ironing service, photocopy services, and even free pick up from the airport.
Day Inn is at 059/3 Pangkham Street, PO Box 4083, Chanthabury District, Vientiane, Laos.
Mali Namphu Guest House
B&P Hotel, Vientiane
Day Inn, Vientiane