La Résidence Phou Vao

Luang Prabang, Laos

La Résidence Phou Vao, an Orient Express property, is a small, exquisite hotel about a 20-minute walk from the town center. Each simple yet elegant guest room has a private terrace or balcony with wonderful views of the distant mountains. The hotel’s renowned restaurant serves traditional Lao specialties, and you can even take a cooking class and learn the secret techniques for preparing this delicious cuisine yourself! Facilities include a beautiful infinity pool that’s open around the clock, so you can get that early morning swim in before a busy day.