Address: Kounxoau Road, Ban Phone Heung, Luang Prabang Old Town, Luang Prabang, Lao PDR
An architectural masterpiece in one of Asia's most beautiful towns.
Located in the heart of Luang Prabang, surrounded by the golden spires of the town’s famous Buddhist temples is Victoria Xiengthong Palace
, the last residence of the Laos Royal Family. This beautiful boutique property has been lovingly restored to its former glory, and once more sits proudly on the banks of the Mekong River.
The 26 elegantly appointed rooms and suites capture the essence of Laos’ unique culture and style, with local materials and fabrics used throughout. Look out upon the majestic Wat Xiengthong – the town’s most famous temple, or simply sit back and soak up the ambience of this UNESCO protected palace, the perfect place to discover the wonder and charm of Luang Prabang – the Jewel of Indochina
LOCATION & TRANSFER
A well designed spacious room with king-sized bed or twin beds. Equipped air conditioning and heating for the winter months, guests have access to high-speed internet, iPod dock and speakers, an LCD television, and complimentary tea and coffee making facilities. The large bathroom has a separate tub and shower for your convenience.
This beautiful room is the ideal choice for guests looking for a little touch of luxury. With a balcony overlooking the hotel’s gardens and plenty of indoor space, it is the perfect choice for longer stays. Equipped with a king sized bed, air conditioning and heating for the winter months, guests have access to high-speed internet, iPod dock and speakers, an LCD television, and complimentary tea and coffee making facilities. The large bathroom has a separate tub and shower for your convenience.
The 6 Xiengthong Villas are all equipped with a private Jacuzzi plunge pool – the ideal place to relax after a day exploring the town. Spread over two floors, each suite has a separate living room and bedroom and has a balcony overlooking the hotel’s grounds. Equipped with a king sized bed, air conditioning and heating for the winter months, guests have access to high-speed internet, iPod dock and speakers and an LCD television.
This luxurious and spacious suite has a separate living room and bedroom and enjoys stunning views over the Mekong River. Equipped with a king sized bed, air conditioning and heating for the winter months, guests have access to high-speed internet, iPod dock and speakers an LCD television and complimentary tea and coffee making facilities. Guests can relax on the large terrace that overlooks the Mekong – the perfect place to enjoy an evening sundowner whilst watching the river flow past. The large bathroom has a separate tub and shower for your convenience.
One of the most alluring destinations in Asia, Luang Prabang has captured the hearts and minds of countless travelers over the years. Located on a confluence of the Nam Khan and Mekong Rivers and surrounded by jungle clad limestone hills, there can be few locations to compare. The town itself is a mix of 19th century white washed French mansions, and intricately decorated golden Buddhist temples, where life goes on much as it always has. Amber robed monks mix with ladies selling baguettes to create a scene as captivating as it is timeless.
RECREATIONS & FACILITIES
Victoria Xienthong Palace is located in a peaceful corner of the old town a short stroll from the famous night market and restaurants of the centre. Sitting between the Mekong River and the town’s most famous temple – Wat Xiengthong, you cannot be better placed to explore the captivating streets and passageways on foot.
Victoria Xiengthong Palace is just a 15 minute drive from the international airport, which has regular services from major regional cities. Transfers to and from the airport can be arranged upon request.For those who travel by boat, Victoria Xiengthong Palace is next to the Xiengthong Pier
GPS cordinates: 19.8841 (Latitude) & 102.141602 (Longitude)
Restaurant & Bar
With sweeping views over the Mekong River, there is no better place to dine than our “Kitchen by the Mekong”. With a menu full of local specialties and international cuisines to suit all palates along with an excellent wine list, it is the perfect place to enjoy lunch or dinner. For a truly memorable experience, let us organize an intimate private dinner within our beautiful grounds or in the privacy of your room, a truly memorable way to celebrate a special occasion.
Spa & Beauty
Relax and unwind after a day discovering Luang Prabang at the superb Ayu Spa. Offering a wide range of holistic oriental massages and treatments, our expert therapists are here to relax both your mind and body. Each treatment is tailored to suit your specific needs and requirements, ensuring you leave in a state of total bliss!
Victoria Xiengthong Palace offers guests a comprehensive range of services, to make every stay memorable. From room service, laundry service, airport pick up and drop off, to boutique guided tours of Luang Prabang and the surrounding countryside. Personalized services and great attention to details make Victoria Xiengthong Palace the distinctive choice among Luang Prabang's luxury hotels.
From relaxing in the tranquil surrounds of the hotel library to exploring the town and countryside by bicycle, there are plenty of activities to keep you busy. Our dedicated team is on hand to help you organize guided city tours and adventures into the breathtaking jungles, hills and rivers that surround the town.
Luang Prabang – the Jewel of Indochina, sits deep in the jungles of northern Laos. A glittering collection of golden temples and white washed French mansions, this one time Royal capital is one of the most captivating towns in Asia. Today the Royal Family may have departed, but the town retains the regal beauty that has captured the hearts of countless travelers over the years. The quiet streets and passageways of the old town are architecturally rich and culturally unique, with monks mingling with market traders to create a scene rich in colour and beauty. From discovering the secrets of the UNESCO protected temples and mansions to adventurous day treks through primeval forests, boat trips to cascading waterfalls and safaris on the back of majestic Asian elephants, there really is no better location to discover Indochina at its alluring best.
Every visitor to Luang Prabang is moved by the beauty and elegance of the surrounding Buddhist temples and processions of amber robed monks. Victoria Xiengthong Palace’s highly trained and experienced guides can take you through the alms giving ritual that the town is so famous for, on a short morning tour.
For guests looking to discover the history and culture of Luang Prabang, then half day and full day walking tours can easily be arranged. Including visits to all the major temples and markets, this is the ideal way to discover the magic and charm of the town. The nearby Pak Ou cave, famed for its hundreds of Buddha statues, is just a short boat ride away and is the ideal way to spend an afternoon.
For guests looking for a little adventure, then cycling, walking and kayaking trips through the surrounding jungles can all be arranged, and if this is a little too much action then let us take you to a cascading jungle waterfall – perfect for an afternoon relaxation in the cool tranquil waters.
You couldn’t come to Laos – The Land of a Million Elephants – without learning more about these majestic creatures. Spend a morning venturing deep into the jungles on an elephant back safari, or get up close and personal on a visit to a local elephant camp – seeing the Mahouts at work and lending a helping hand at bath time down by the river!
With the help of Victoria Xiengthong Palace, make your stay in Luang Prabang remarkable.