Amantaka Resort
5Our rating: Luxury
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Amantaka is a luxury hotel in Luang Prabang, Laos. The hotel, located in a French colonial former hospital, is operated by Aman Resorts and opened in September 2009. The hotel is located in the northwestern part of the city in the old town area, several metres from the Mekong River and approximately 400 metres northeast of the Royal Palace. The hotel encourages the education of the guests in traditional Lao culture and hires such cultural advisers to teach the guests on a regular basis in traditional Lao customs and practices
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AMANTAKA RESORT
55/3 Kingkitsarath Road, Ban Thongchaleun, Luang Prabang

HIGHLIGHTS
  • The resort is located just south of Mount Phousi in the centre of the picturesque Luang Prabang peninsula. Within walking distance of the many boutiques, bakeries and restaurants along the main street, Amantaka is also close to the banks of the Mekong River and to Luang Prabang’s fabled night market. 
  • Suite rooms at Resort Amantaka feature modern décor. Each is equipped with a fridge and laptop-sized safety deposit box. Spacious private bathrooms come with a bathtub and hot/cold shower.
  • For relaxation, guests can choose among several body treatments. Other facilities include a jacuzzi and a library.
  • Amantaka Resort’s restaurant serves a selection of local and international specialities.

OUR RECOMMENDATION
Amantaka derives its name from the word aman, the Sanskrit word for ‘peace’, and from Tipitaka, meaning ‘the teaching of the Buddha’ in Theravada scholastic literature. This Laos luxury resort provides access to the town’s many historic sites including more than 30 golden-spired temples and the former Royal Palace, a classic example of the town’s unique blend of 19th and 20th century French colonial and Lao architectural traditions.
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