Apple Guesthouse offers quaint, personalized & friendly 10room accommodation in the heart of this unique UNESCO heritage city, just behind the main tourist street & two doors from the mighty Mekong River & its varied restaurants for all budgets. A short walk will get you to the major attractions; temples, restaurants, tourist information, tours, & morning & night markets are just around the corner. Rooms are spotlessly maintained; many in teak, which is the traditional Lao style. All have air-cons, fan&free Wifi, LED TV with CNN, BBC&HBO. The two superior rooms each have their own private balconies overlooking the quiet streets-cape. One superior double room has a fantastic brand new private bamboo porch creating a stylish romantic atmosphere. This’s good for smokers as smoking is only allowed outside the guesthouse. A large triple room is very useful for a small family or if you are a group of 3 with a Queen & a king-single bed. Our family room is very spacious with 2 king-size beds and roomy. The common balcony upstairs overlooks the alleyway’s activities, where you can sit and enjoy free tea, coffee, cool water & magazines. It’s a popular place for people using the free WiFi.
Apple2 Guesthouse is located on little heritage alleyway at Green Zone 02. It is all paved road by UNESCO and reserved as old character style of building, very quiet street, very clean inside out and close to every things such as Jama Bakery, post office, tourist information office, restaurants, night market, Mekong river, clinic, pharmacies, convenience stores, national museum, boat harbor, Tuk Tuk parking spot and friendly neighbor so Apple2 Guesthouse will ensure your stay is a memorable and special experience.
About Bounmee “owner”
During your stay, you will be served by owner -Bounmee Saipaseuth (Jimmy) and his friendly staff. Jimmy was raised in a poor village north of Luang Prabang. He was a Buddhist monk for 15 years and studied a BA at Buddhist University in Thailand. He knows information about temples, Lao culture and tradition. Jimmy also worked at Australian Embassy in Vientiane Capital of Laos for few years as property manager, then he has moved to Luangprabang and bought an Apple1 guesthouse in 2013. So Jimmy & his wife Nou will advise you that to do and where to go each day, Apple Guesthouse also arrange airport transfer, Tuk Tuk service to waterfalls and cave around town and etc.
Lao owner Jimmy (a former Buddhist monk and who has lived with his Australian family for 12 years) and his beautiful wife "Nou", is truly exceptional. They both speak excellent English, have good local knowledge of the city and countryside.
Apple Guesthouse is right in the middle of the UNESCO site in Luang Prabang. UNESCO is one kilometer long and 300 meters wide. Apple Guesthouse being in a premium position to walk everywhere. Up a small quant alleyway lit by soft lighting of an evening and is as pretty as any postcards. Temples restored to their former glory are in abundance and the evening drums calling the monks and novices to temple can be heard in the distance. A short walk and you are welcome to join them in meditation while they chant. As you walk around in this wonderful ancient city you feel safe and peaceful. The mighty Mekong is only 20 meters away where you can sit and relax over a drink or a tasty meal.
Why family love this property.
This is a family run guesthouse and we like to treat our guest as one big Apple Family. Many returning guest have told us that they feel like part of our Apple family. Luang Prabang is our home city and we love to share it’s beauty and information with our guest. Situated in a little lane means there is no outside traffic noise and safe for children to play. You can be as private as you like but if you require any help we are always there for you. All of us speak fluent English and this makes life a little easier when you require information about anything. Overall a family & friends atmosphere makes your stay happy with wonderful memories of Luang Prabang.
Having a good map of the area with full information on where to go for exploring or eating has made life easy. Apple Guesthouse a lovely shared balcony upstair where a family can enjoy, balcony has tea/coffee and some information 24/7.