Mekong Riverview

Mekong Riverview • Luang Prabang, Laos

JW Signature Hotel

Mekong Riverview, located in the UNESCO World Heritage town of Luang Prabang, is a small boutique property on the tip of the town’s peninsula overlooking the mighty Mekong River. The Swedish owner, Urban Paulsson, began building the property in 2007 and continues to oversee all operations in order to make sure his hotel provides that “home away from home” feel. All rooms offer modern conveniences and private balconies overlooking the Mekong River. The high quality of personalized service and location of the Mekong Riverview make it one of our top properties in Luang Prabang.

Website: Mekong Riverview


Rating: Socks Off Ratings Guide

Upside: Great location on the end of the UNESCO protected peninsula with stunning views of the Mekong River. The location of the hotel is in a quiet neighborhood and in walking distance to the center of town.

Downside: Since it is located on the edge of the peninsula and the UNESCO zone it cannot offer some extra amenities such as a swimming pool or gym.

Insider Tip: The hotel golf cart will take you anywhere in town and it’s super fun!