The beauty of travelling through Indochina is that the Pound in your pocket goes a long way, useful in the present financial climate. In fact accommodation will be of the best standard as you weave your way throughout Laos, Cambodia and possible Vietnam.
Luang Prabang as the cultural heart of Laos contains classic hotels situated near the Mekong in the heart of town, nowhere more so than the Sala Prabang on the banks of the river; a stones throw from the Nigh Market and also the attractions of Luang Prabang. The opper balconies have views to die for over the Mekong and the rooms evoke a style of travel reminiscent of pre-war spleandor.
The Beau Rivage for instance in the heart of Vientiane is a recently constructed hotel with all the conveniences that accrue from that situation. As ever the hotel thumbnail we provide here for each location is merely a guide for the scores of other suitable accommodation that we can provide. For instance, hotels in Sihanoukville on the Cambodian coast range from the quaint (Swissgarden Guesthouse) to the exclusive (Song Saa Private Island).
Also in Siem Reap, most hotels are of a superb quality (The Tara Angkor, La Maison d’Angkor), most having received extensive renovation. This being the base for seeing the wonders of the Angkor temple complex.