Come and enjoy our small private paradise, discover undisturbed surroundings off the beaten track. The Hillside is a nature retreat yet only 12 km from Luang Prabang, with charming bungalows and a pool area. The perfect place for outdoor enthusiasts.
The Hillside Lodge is idyllically nestled in the Lao countryside. A nature retreat yet only 12 km from Luang Prabang, surrounded by protected area with primary forest, and with mountain views.
We are a family run place offering authentic bungalows with a twist of style for only 20 guests. Set amidst a lush tropical garden, it’s a heaven for a variety of beautiful butterflies.
The 9 charming bungalows are spread out on a small hill, with views over the lush tropical garden and the mountains. All rooms are built with locally grown wood and come with bamboo ceilings and polished wooden floors, and are just a few steps away from the swimming pool.
Come and enjoy our small private paradise, discover undisturbed surroundings off the beaten track. Explore ethnic villages, hike to a hidden waterfall, relax at the pool. Enjoy our own organically grown food, and indulge yourself in nature’s beauty.
We offer guided hikes, we have mountain bikes for rent, or you can easily go on a self-guided walk.
Our mission is based on ecologically and socially sustainable principles. We care for our nature and the local communities.
Your host will be Quentin, the French manager who takes care of your needs and wishes together with his enthusiastic Lao team.
Most probably, you will also meet me, Holger (German), and my Lao wife Aloun. We are the owners who made a dream come true. The mission was to create a unique place that we love and embrace, and that we can share with our guests from all over the world.
THE ROOM RATES INCLUDE BREAKFAST.
Lunch and diner are served in the a la carte restaurant.
Twin or Double beds depending on availability. We also have a family bungalow with one king sized bed and 2 single beds. Available on request.
Hillside offers a outdoor a swimming pool, a herbal steam bath, an organic garden, bicycle rental, petanque court, a beach volley ball court and a couple of self-guided treks. For this we hand out a map. Further on it is easy to access to two nearby waterfalls and some ethnic authentic villages by feet.
Interaction with guests
One of us, whether Aloun, Holger or Pierre will be around all the time. Aloun is of Laotian nationality and Holger explored almost every inch in Laos by motorbike. Therefor we are happy to give advises concerning excursions around Luang Prabang or even concerning the planning of the ongoing travel in Laos after you stay at Hillside.
We, Holger and Aloun, as a German-Lao couple know how to focus on authentic Lao lifestyle, while still considering the needs and wishes of our Western guests . The mission was to create unique places that we love and embrace, and that we can share with nature lovers from all over the world.
At Hillside Lodge your host will be Pierre, the French Manager. The three of us - together with our Lao team - make sure that our guests get personal attention, feel at home, and take a memorable experience back home. Our place is about a lifestyle close to nature, away from the city hustle. It’s made of a dream, and the dream came true.
In the heritage house downtown in the city of Luang Prabang we will welcome you and take care of you by ourselves. Residing in the spacious heritage house it is all about experiencing a true and authentic lao life style but also being close to the sightseeing hot spots as well.
Welcome to our to our 'the best out of two worlds'!