LAOS – Champasak – The Don Daeng Private Residence

The Residence, with its wide living space, comfort and atmosphere is the ideal place for VIP guests, families or travelers who wish to spend a few days relaxing in total privacy

Theme

Classic, Family, Honeymoon, Self-Guided Tours, Wellness

Country - City

Laos - Champasak

Market segment

Thematic Leisure

Official category

Homestay

Easia category

Superior

Total number of rooms

2

Price level

$$$$

Description

The Residence is a private villa with a large panoramic terrace facing the Mekong and the sacred mountains. Originally built as the La Folie Lodge owner’s house, it is now open to all guests, with its style and intimacy making it a favorite place for artists/novelists and VIPs.

It offers two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a large living area within approximately 160 square meters, as well as a 50 square meter terrace. It is fully furnished and decorated in a colonial style, with all modern amenities such as air-conditioning in all rooms, kitchen/bar, spacious bathrooms, hi-fi, 32 inch flat screen LCD Monitor, DVD player plus a selection of DVDs, free Wi-Fi.

The Residence, with its wide living space, comfort and peaceful atmosphere is the ideal place for VIP guests, families or travelers who wish to spend a few days relaxing in total privacy, and while technically it is a part of the La Folie Lodge resort, the house stands alone and is set apart from the rest of the resort offering the utmost privacy and tranquility.

 

Selling Points

  • A private 2-bedroom riverfront villa set within its own gardens.
  • While it is set apart from the rest of the resort, guests still have access to all the resort’s facilities such as the swimming pool, spa, and restaurant.
  • Set on the tranquil island of Don Daeng, an ideal place for some rest and relaxation.
  • Located in an ideal location from which the UNESCO archaeological site of Wat Phou can be explored.
  • Ideal for a family or group of friends looking for a private house all to themselves!
  • Friendly, helpful and multilingual staff.

Time Transport

From To Km By Duration Road condition
La Folie Lodge Pakse International Airport 45 Boat & Minivan 1h 30 minutes Good

Easia's recommend room type

  • The property has just 2 bedrooms, both able to fit a queen-size bed or twin beds .

Services

24 hour reception

24h security service

Complimentary bottle of water

Complimentary fresh towel

Fishing

Laundry service

Luggage Storage

Porter

Spa

Swimming Pool

Visiting local villages

Facilities

Air Conditioning

Bar

Bicycle

coffee and tea making facilities

Garden

Gift Shop

Hair Dryer

Internet

Mini Bar

Restaurant

Safety Box

Shower With Hot Water

Smoking Area

Terrace

Umbrella

Disabled Facilities

No disable access

Restaurant details

Restaurant of La Folie Lodge

  • Capacity: 50 pax
  • Type of food: International, Laotian
  • Opening hours: 06:00 – 09:00 (Breakfast) 12:00 – 14:00 (Lunch) 18:00 – 21:00 (Dinner)
  • Note: the private house is set just outside the resort, about 200m from the resort’s restaurant.

Pros

  • A private 2-bedroom riverfront villa set within its own gardens.
  • While it is set apart from the rest of the resort, guests still have access to all the resort’s facilities such as the swimming pool, spa, and restaurant.
  • Set on the tranquil island of Don Daeng, an ideal place for some rest and relaxation.
  • Located in an ideal location from which the UNESCO archaeological site of Wat Phou can be explored.
  • Ideal for a family or group of friends looking for a private house all to themselves!
  • Friendly, helpful and multilingual staff.

Cons

  • Closed during the month of June (rainy season and annual renovations).
  • Access is not easy as the hotel is reached by boat, though we would argue that this makes it unique and is part of the Don Daeng Experience.
  • Expensive, but a unique property.

Notes

Amenities and features:

  • 2 bedrooms (queen or twin beds).
  • 2 bathrooms with showers.
  • Living room.
  • Terrace with sun-loungers and dining area.
  • Air-Conditioning.
  • Free WiFi access.
  • Mini bar (included and refilled daily).
  • Private tropical garden.
  • Hair dryer and bathrobes.
  • Soaps and shampoos produced by “les Artisans Lao” from natural tropical plants.
  • Safe deposit boxes.
  • Tea & coffee corner small kitchen.
  • Cable TV/DVD player/Selection of DVDs.

Important remarks

Service Description
Honeymoon No promotion
Birthday No promotion
Connecting room No
Room Service No
Handicap room No
Breakfast in room No
Extra bed No
Baby cot No
Balcony Yes
Lobby space Yes
Number of floors N/A
Welcome drink Yes
Road condition leading to the hotel River crossing
Other N/A

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