The hotel is located right in the city centre, within walking distance of the commercial district, shops, restaurants and tourist attractions. It is 10 minutes' drive from Laos Wattay International Airport and 25 minutes drive to Thadeua on the Laos side of the Mekong River and the border bridge to Thailand. Luang Prabang International Airport is approximately 6 km from the hotel.This city hotel was built at the turn of the century; and it has been restored to its former glory. The French architecture, colonial décor, period furniture, large landscaped gardens, complemented by modern facilities, are some of the features of this historical landmark in the heart of Vientiane, the capital city of Lao P.D.R (Laos). The hotel imparts an Old World charm through style and décor which is elegant yet comfortable, classic yet casual. The premises are air-conditioned and guests are welcomed in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service. There are 29 guest rooms in total. Facilities include a hotel safe, currency exchange, cloakroom, a café and a restaurant. Conference facilities are available to business travellers and all guests can take advantage of the wireless Internet access, and the room and laundry services on offer.Each suite features a double or king-size 4-poster bed, hardwood furniture, and marbled en suite bathrooms with a shower, bath and a hairdryer. Amenities include a satellite television, an electronic in-room safe, minibar, large writing desk, wireless Internet access and an international direct dialling telephone. Furthermore, there are tea and coffee making facilities, and an ironing set provided. Air conditioning is a standard feature in all accommodation.Guests can take a dip in the outdoor swimming pool and relax by the pool bar on the terrace.