I will be traveling on the slowboat to Louang Phabang, Laos soon and was wondering if anyone can recommend accomadation in Pakbeng.
I've read that there is a lot of competition to find a room when the boat stops there, is this true?
If so is there anyway that I can book ahead?
The ccomodation there is so cheap, about 100-150 bhat for room. Don't worry, people waiting for ferry and offering accomodation is very nice, and you'll have lot of fun with them. I had
It definitely wasn't an issue when we arrived in Pak Beng - there was plenty of accommodation for everyone. I can't remember the name of the place I stayed at but there are several budget places and as tanjaradet says there are people waiting for you as you get off the ferry who will then lead you to their accommodation.