Modern luxury meets ancient history at the Maison Souvannaphoum Hotel, once the home of Laos' Prince Souvannaphouma, and today a one-of-a-kind riverside resort. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the ancient village of Luang Prabang and its palace-turned-hotel are an ideal destination for discerning travelers looking for elegant accommodations off the beaten path.
Whether guests choose to stay in one of the original royal suites at La Residence or opt for a room the Garden Wing, the stunning outdoor pool and spa are just steps away.
The cultural explorations at this former French colony begin at the Elephant Blanc restaurant, where exciting French-Laotian fusion cuisine is served. Meanwhile, the Buddhist temples and monks of nearby Namphou Square can easily be discovered by bicycle. For those feeling more adventurous, several day treks are on offer, including a ride up the nearby Mekong River in a wooden longboat and a journey to Mount Phousi and its surrounding mountain jungle.