(From 1 November 2019 until 31 March 2020)

 

Deluxe Riverfront Room

 

Stay 2 nights, total price US$360 net

  • Transfer to and from Pakse International Airport
  • 15% discount on Food
  • One hour Thai/Lao Massage or Foot Massage for each guest
  • American Breakfast, Service Charge and VAT

Stay 3 nights, total price US$530 net

  • 15% discount on Food
  • One hour Thai/Lao Massage, Foot Massage or Oil Massage for each guest OR Sunset on Mekong River By Riverboat (Lao Beer with Snack)
  • One Lao Set Lunch or Dinner for each guest OR One Bottle of White or Red wine
  • American Breakfast, Service Charge and VAT

Note: To confirm an Upper Floor reservation on any of these Promotions, an additional charge of US$ 10 per room/night will be incurred.

 

Special Discount without Complimentary – Non-Refundable

Deluxe Riverfront Room – Special US$136/night

  • 15% Discount on Food
  • 20% Discount for Massage at Spa Village
  • American Breakfast, Service Charge and VAT
  • Special price for Pakse Airport transfers US$25 each way

Deluxe Pond/Garden View Room – US$104/night

  • 15% Discount on Food
  • 20% Discount for Massage at Spa Village
  • American Breakfast, Service Charge and VAT
  • Special price for Pakse Airport transfers US$25 each way

Note: To confirm an Upper Floor reservation on any of these Promotions, an additional charge of US$ 10 per room/night will be incurred.

 
 

South Laos Explorer
River Resort – Vat Phou Cruise
(1 November 2019 until 31 March 2020)

Champasak-Pakse, Laos$900/night per Passenger.
5 nights/6 days.
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Trading route, source of food and water, social center for the settlements along its banks, the Mekong plays an essential role in the life of People in Laos – it is also called locally” The Mother of Waters”. Both members of the Secret Retreats collection in Asia, The River Resort and Vat Phou Cruise have combined an offer to explore the life around the Mekong: on board a riverboat and on the Mekong embankment in Champasak Town.

Day 1 : Pakse Airport- Champasak ( – /- /D)

A car and driver will pick you up at Pakse airport and drive you for a first night stay at River Resort. Depending on the time of arrival, you can enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of the resort, its view on the Mekong, its decks, its boats, its 2 pools, its garden and forest… We will offer you a welcome cocktail at the bar followed by a Lao dinner at our restaurant facing the Mekong.
Hotel: River Resort (Deluxe Riverfront Room)

Day 2 : Champasak – Cruise on Vat Phou ( B /L /D)

After breakfast, we will drop you at the meeting point at 9.30am Phou for the cruise. Depending if the cruise is upstream or downstream, the places visited are the same but in different order (we use downstream in this case). From the meeting point, you it will take 2,5hr by long tail riverboat to reach Champasak, where the boat Vat Phou is moored. Upon boarding at the Vat Phou boat, you will settle in your cabin, and lunch will be served on the deck around 12.30 before serving lunch. Our galley produces the finest of Laotian, Vietnamese and Thai dishes, lovingly prepared and beautifully presented.

Around 14.30, we reach the highlight of the afternoon – the Vat Phou ruins – the majestic pre-Angkorian 10th century temple complex that gave its name to our boat. Visit the museum at the ruins site, walk up to the highest temple and take as some photos…
As dusk falls, we transfer you back to the Vat Phou boat to enjoy the tropical sunset on the deck. Dinner is served on board, while the boat docks for the night alongside a remote Laotian village.
Accommodation: Vat Phou Cruise (Cabin)

Day 3: Vat Phou Cruise ( B / L / D)

After breakfast on board, we set sail for the village of Tomo, a few minutes walk away from the mysterious hidden forest temple of Oum Muong. Afterwards we rejoin the boat to continue our cruise southwards. At 12.30. lunch is on the deck, while we leisurely sail closer to the wild paradise known as the 4,000 Islands Late afternoon we disembark from the boat to walk through Ban Deua Tia, a small Laotian Village where the traditional way of life has not changed in centuries, you will also visit the local school and share some time with the students. Our day’s cruise finishes around 16.30, at the most northern tip of Don Khong, the largest inhabited island in the river archipelago. After dinner, the evening is yours to relax and enjoy.
Accommodation: Vat Phou Cruise (Cabin)

Day 4 : end of cruise- Champassak ( B /L /-)

The Vat Phou boat will depart at 7.00 and while breakfast is served, we will cruise down the Mekong to the small village of Ban Veuthong. Here you board a small boat to meander among the 4,000 Islands to Khone Island. You will visit the old French railway, the French colonial house and walk across the bridge that links Khone and Det Islands. At noon, we have lunch at a local restaurant on Don Khone Island along the banks of the river.

During the afternoon you will visit the Khone PhaPheng waterfalls, the “Niagara of the East”. Then around 16.00, you will be transferred back to Pakse by bus where the tour will end. We will pick you up there to drive you to the River Resort. Upon arrival, enjoy one hour massage to relax. No arrangement for dinner.

Hotel: River Resort (Deluxe Riverfront Room)


Day 5 : River Resort ( B /- /-)

After breakfast, this day is for you to plan with the team at the hotel. Local excursions or just by the pool… We have just planned a sunset cocktail on one of the riverboats on the Mekong with some homemade canapes and lao beer) We offer you also one bottle of wine for the dinner.
Hotel: River Resort (Deluxe Riverfront Room)

Day 6: River Resort – Pakse Airport ( B /- / -)

After breakfast, depending on the time of your flight, departure by private car back to Pakse Airport.

 
 

 

MEKONG RIVER JOURNEYS
FOR GUESTS OF THE RIVER RESORT
(From 1 November 2019 until 31 March 2020)

Trading route, source of food and water, social center for the settlements along its banks, the mighty Mekong River plays an essential role in the life of the people in the South of Laos. Locally it is called “The Mother of the Waters”. The River Resort is offering its guests this year an opportunity to explore the Mekong in comfort while staying with us.



Stay 3 or more nights at The River Resort in a Deluxe Riverfront Room
(One or Two Guests per Room)
Your party will be met at Pakse International Airport, the Pakse Bus Terminal or a local Pakse Hotel, by car or van, and driven across the Mekong River to a charming boat landing at Ban Waphakok. Following a short rest stop and a cool drink, guests will board our Long- Tail Riverboat for a casual cruise downstream to The River Resort’s Private Boat Landing, along the way viewing at close range the South of Laos’s traditional Riverine life and its pristine Riverscape. Your luggage will be in your room by the time you arrive at the Resort.



Long-Tail River Boat

Downstream the Mekong
On arrival at the Resort you will enjoy its peaceful atmosphere; and you will relish very good views of the Mekong from your Riverfront Room and from our Dining Sala; and perhaps time for a casual swim in one of our Infinity Pools overlooking the Mekong; or an afternoon massage at our Resort Spa.


Riverscape near The Resort
On the 2nd or 3rd night you will have another very special Mekong River experience by joining our Sunset Cocktail Cruise, which carries you to “Turtle Island”, in the middle of the Mekong, for a short “hike” in the sand and/or a continuation of the Cruise by circling the Island and returning to the Resort as the sun brilliantly sets.


Sunset over the Mekong

Infinity Swimming Pool at Dusk

Sunrise View from River Front Room

At Dusk
Stay 3 nights, total price US$580 net

  • Pick up at Pakse Airport or the Pakse Bus Terminal or Pakse area
  • Transfer by Long Tail Boat (The River Resort Boat) from Boat
    Landing at Ban Wophakok to The River Resort
  • One hour Thai/Lao Massage, Foot Massage or Oil Massage for
    each guest
  • One Lao Set Lunch or Dinner each guest OR One bottle of White
    or Red Wine
  • Sunset on Mekong River By Riverboat (Lao Beer with Snack)
  • 15% Discount on Food
  • American Breakfast, Service Charge and VAT
  • Drop back to Pakse airport or in Pakse area

 

Note: To confirm an Upper Floor reservation on this Promotion, an additional charge of US$ 10 per room/night will be incurred.

To make a reservation for this Promotion, which is subject to availability on your preferred days, please complete the form below, then click the “SEND” button. We will reply to you by email with our confirmation of availability. Alternatively, for an immediate reservation or inquiry, you may contact our General Manager at [email protected] or phone +856 309568306 and +856 31 511055

To make a reservation for any of these Promotions, which are subject to availability on your preferred days, please complete the form above, then click the “SEND” button. We will reply to you by email with our confirmation of availability. Alternatively, for an immediate reservation or inquiry, you may contact our General Manager at [email protected] or phone +856 309568306

 
 

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Reservations Cancellation Policy

Confirmed Bookings made for Guest Rooms offered in the section titled “Special Discount without Complimentaries – Non Refundable”, are not eligible for a refund of any kind.

Should you or any member of your party need to cancel or modify your stay with us once it has been confirmed, the person who made the reservation must immediately advise the Resort by telephone or email. Your notice of cancellation will only be effective when it is acknowledged and confirmed by the management of The River Resort.

Reduction of rooms or room nights against requested confirmed bookings, and early check-out, are considered and treated as cancellations.

Cancellation Charges

  • 7 days or more prior to the arrival of the guests: No charge
  • Within 7 Days prior to the arrival of the guests: 1st night charge or 50% of the entire stay charges, whichever is greater;
  • Within 3 Days prior to the arrival of the guests (72 Hours): 100 % of the entire stay charges;
  • No Show: 100 % of the entire stay charges.