Village on Don Det island, Champasak, Laos
The River Resort, Champasak
- Great location
- Wellness facilities
Situated just a short distance from the World Heritage Site of Wat Phou, the River Resort offers a peaceful stay in scenic surroundings. While its lush tropical gardens transport you to your own idyll, you’re only a short jaunt away from some of Champasak’s most notable sights. Catch a glimpse of the iconic Mekong River, or experience the vibrant street markets and ancient temples that are dotted around the area. The surrounding countryside has plenty of opportunity for leisurely walks.
The hotel itself is stylishly decorated, with traditional details that combine with chic modern facilities. Rooms are decorated with neutral tones and boast air-conditioning, private balconies and complimentary Wi-Fi. They also include flat-screen TVs, minibar and en suite bathrooms.
The River Resort’s main focal point is its excellent swimming pool, set outside against a backdrop of glorious fauna and flora and the stunning Mekong River. The perfect place to take a swim or relax on the terrace with a drink, you’re guaranteed to spend many hot afternoons here.
The hotel also has its own wellness facilities, offering a range of treatments for guests seeking rest and relaxation. Traditional massage is on the menu as well as numerous full body treatments, allowing you to feel revived in time for your flight home. There’s also the hotel’s extensive gardens, where you can enjoy a peaceful moment away from the hustle and bustle of Champasak’s tourist areas.
For those in search of dining facilities, The River Resort has its own restaurant, café and stylish lounge bar, The Riverside Sala. Presenting a tempting mix of traditional Laos cuisine as well as a range of other regional dishes, there are plenty of gastronomic experiences to be had. Enjoy a hearty breakfast, linger over a romantic meal or pop in for a particularly good cup of coffee. Meanwhile, the hotel’s lounge bar is a great spot for a lingering drink.
While The River Resort has a number of great attributes that make it the perfect stay in Champasak, it’s scenic location is hard to beat. Situated alongside the Mekong River yet within distance of the main town, you’ll benefit from the best of both worlds.