Located on Dong Daeng Island, on the banks of the Mekong River in southern Laos, where exceptional natural beauty and unspoilt charm combine with areas of significant cultural interest, La Folie Lodge sits on a secluded beach facing the ruined Khmer temples of Wat Phou
Description of LA FOLIE LODGE HOTEL
Located on Dong Daeng Island, on the banks of the Mekong River in southern Laos, where exceptional natural beauty and unspoilt charm combine with areas of significant cultural interest, La Folie Lodge sits on a secluded beach facing the ruined Khmer temples of Wat Phou. In this idyllic spot, we provide a refined, welcoming atmosphere with international-class facilities.
L’île de Done Daeng, bercée par les flots du Mékong au sud Laos, est exceptionnelle par sa beauté, son charme naturel et son environnement culturel. Dans ce lieu idyllique, au La Folie Lodge, sur une plage faisant face au site archéologique préangkorien de Vat Phou, nous vous proposons un hébergement chaleureux et raffiné, accompagné de services de qualité internationale.
The Wat Phou (5 km), The Elephant Village (20 km), The Bolovens Plateau (60 km), The Mekong Falls (120 km), The Four Thousand Islands (100 km), Wat Tomo (10 km).
Rooms & Amenities
Our 24 large, comfortable bedrooms, luxuriously decorated and exquisitely furnished with local materials, are housed in 12 bungalows set in a magnificently landscaped tropical garden. Each room has its own balcony with stunning views over the Mekong and the sacred hills of Wat Phou. Daily vistas of superb sunsets and traditional scenes of fishermen in pirogues greet the eye.
The poolside restaurant, open-aired but sheltered by a graceful wooden roof, offers continental cuisine and Asian specialities, from early morning breakfast to late-night snacks. Cocktail aficionados and wine connoisseurs be not be disappointed by the bar. Our local staff, together with our team of professional hotel and catering managers, have just one aim: to provide a standard of service equal to the Lodge’s natural surroundings. In a word: Outstanding.
* Indoor/Outdoor Swimming Pool
* Air Conditioning Rooms
The Lodge’s swimming pool is the ideal spot to cool off after basking in the hot sun. But if you feel more adventurous, bicycle rides, boat tours or simply walking around the island will afford unforgettable encounters with friendly local inhabitants. The famous archaeological site of Wat Phou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is just a 20-minute boat ride away. La Folie Lodge also organizes traditional ceremonies (baci) to celebrate special events in the Laotian calendar.