The Elephant Crossing Hotel


The Elephant Crossing Hotel is your charming boutique hotel in Vang Vieng. Situated on the banks of the Nam Song River, the hotel boasts breathtaking views of majestic limestone mountains, excellent service, free Wi-Fi internet access, and a range of rooms to suit singles, couples, families or groups.

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About hotel

This boutique hotel welcomes you with the special ambience of Laos: the traditional Lao open-air Sala for relaxing, lounging and dining; and a riverside restaurant and bar that encompass the magnificent views of our unspoilt landscape. This is a truly unique and highly pleasurable encounter with the scenery and customs of “The Land of a Million Elephants”.

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The Elephant Crossing Hotel offers 31 rooms, all designed and decorated for both comfort and elegance. Room features include beautifully appointed en-suite bathrooms, with full amenities; individually controlled air-conditioning; ceiling fans; polished wooden flooring; and a private balcony with river and mountain views.

Facilities & Services

Reception: Reception desk is open from 7am to 10pm (07:00 to 22:00). At all other times, please contact the night guard.

Restaurant & Bar: Open every day from 7am to 10pm (07:00 to 22:00). Enjoy one of the best views in Vang Vieng. They have a menu incorporating Lao, Thai and European dishes, and offer fresh juices, cocktails and cold beer.

Breakfast: The buffet breakfast is served on the terrace between 7am and 10am.

Safety Deposit Box: Available at reception. Hotel takes no responsibility for items left in the rooms.

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Things to do during your stay

The hotel is here to ensure you have a fantastic stay. Whether you need a booking for a bus, onwards hotel bookings in Laos, tours arranged or have a question, please just ask. This is a complimentary service and there are no fees or telephone costs.

Rafting/outdoor adventure tours: There are a number of companies offering outdoor adventure tours. The hotel has a number of folders at reception outlining different packages, and deal only with reputable and reliable companies.

Swimming Pool: Enjoy the Silver Naga’s swimming pool, just 50metres from the hotel. 50,000kip/adult and 30,000kip/child.

Simple Walks: They have some wonderful short, medium and long walks from the hotel. We can recommend walks between 30 mins and 4 hours.

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Massage: The hotel can happily arrange Lao therapeutic massages booked through the reception desk. A 1 hour massage costs 100,000kip. Unfortunately, due to the growing demand of sex tourism, they will not allow any independent or privately organised massages.

Yoga: Whether you’re an experienced yogi or trying your first class, Yoga in Vang Vieng is the perfect way to find peace and embrace the serenity of this town. They offer classes in a variety of styles in the mornings and evenings to help you find balance and relaxation. Classes are located on the second floor of the Silver Naga Hotel, only 150 meters from The Elephant Crossing Hotel.

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