Sustainable And Eco-Hotels In Laos

The 8 Most Ethical And Sustainable Hotels In Laos according to ETIC Hotels

Phonethip Residence

Outdoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,Breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
33.6
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.9
/10

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Le Thatluang D'oR Boutique Hotel

Outdoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Free parking,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,Family rooms,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar,Breakfast
  •  Vientiane, Laos
  •  ETIC Green Score: 68%
  •  Reviews: 4.5 (214+)
ETIC carbon rating
33.6
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.8
/10

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Rashmi's The Plaza Vientiane

  •  Vientiane, Laos
  •  ETIC Green Score: 68%
  •  Reviews: 3.8 (157+)
ETIC carbon rating
61.7
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.8
/10

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Azalea Park View Hotel

Outdoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Free parking,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,Family rooms,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar,Breakfast
  •  Vientiane, Laos
  •  ETIC Green Score: 67%
  •  Reviews: 4.1 (294+)
ETIC carbon rating
33.6
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.7
/10

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The Luang Say Residence

ETIC carbon rating
33.6
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.6
/10

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Ansara Hotel

ETIC carbon rating
33.6
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.6
/10

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Muong Thanh Luxury Hotel Vientiane

Outdoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Free parking,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,Family rooms,Spa and wellness centre,Bar,Good breakfast
  •  Vientiane, Laos
  •  ETIC Green Score: 65%
  •  Reviews: 4.3 (1103+)
ETIC carbon rating
61.7
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.5
/10

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Arawan Riverside Hotel

Outdoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle (free),Free parking,Spa and wellness centre,Room service,Restaurant,Non-smoking rooms,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Breakfast
  •  Pakse, Laos
  •  ETIC Green Score: 65%
  •  Reviews: 4.1 (364+)
ETIC carbon rating
33.6
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.5
/10

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COUNTRY PROFILE

Laos

  • Official Name:Lao People`s Democratic Republic

  • Capital:Vientiane

  • Population:7,275,560

  • Area:236,800 km²

  • Major Languages:Lao

  • Major Religions:Buddhism

  • Life expectancy:67.92 years

  • Currency:Lao Kip

10 Things To Do In Laos

  • 1. Visit Luang Prabang

    Explore the UNESCO-listed city with its temples, colonial architecture, and night markets.

  • 2. Experience the Kuang Si Waterfalls

    Take a refreshing swim in the turquoise pools and hike through the surrounding forest.

  • 3. Explore the Plain of Jars

    Discover the mysterious ancient jars scattered across the landscape in Xieng Khouang.

  • 4. Discover the Wat Phu Temple

    Visit the pre-Angkorian temple complex and enjoy the views of the Mekong River.

  • 5. Cruise along the Mekong River

    Take a boat trip and enjoy the scenic landscapes and traditional villages along the river.

  • 6. Visit the Royal Palace Museum in Luang Prabang

    Learn about Laos` royal history and see the former residence of the Lao kings.

  • 7. Explore the Bolaven Plateau

    Experience waterfalls, coffee plantations, and ethnic villages in southern Laos.

  • 8. Discover the Wat Xieng Thong

    Admire the intricate architecture and stunning mosaics of this Buddhist temple.

  • 9. Experience the traditional Baci ceremony

    Participate in this unique Laotian ritual that involves tying cotton strings around the wrists.

  • 10. Taste Laotian cuisine

    Try dishes like larb (minced meat salad), sticky rice, laap (meat or fish salad), and delicious noodle soups.

5 Most Visited Cities In Laos

  • Vientiane

    Luang Prabang

    Vang Vieng

    Pakse

    Savannakhet

When To Go To Laos

  • The best time to visit Laos is during the dry season from November to February. The capital, Vientiane, offers a blend of French colonial architecture and Buddhist temples. Luang Prabang, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is a serene city adorned with golden temples and saffron-robed monks. The Plain of Jars and the Kong Lor Cave offer unique insights into Laos` history and natural wonders. Laos` tranquil landscapes, slow-paced charm, and spiritual ambiance create an experience that feels like a journey of the soul.

Travel Recommendation And Useful Links For Laos

Find the complete travel guide for Laos

  • - Check visa requirements and obtain necessary visas before your trip.
    - Respect local customs and etiquette, including when visiting temples and villages.
    - Be cautious of unexploded ordnance in certain areas, especially in rural regions.
    - Explore the serene landscapes, waterfalls, and historic sites of Laos.
    - Experience Lao cuisine, traditional dances, and the laid-back lifestyle.

  • Office Tourism of Laos

  • CIA World Fact-book

  • Wikipedia Page

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