|From Threeland Travel's Blog - November 2012|
Scheduled to open in 2014, the 50-room U Luang Prabang sits on a peninsula of the Mekong River from which guests can enjoy the of the mighty river, mountains and sunsets.
The overall design of the resort will be in an authentic Luang Prabang style with modern influences. The facilities will include a specialty restaurant, a library/lounge, a gym, spa facilities, a river terrace and swimming pool.
U Luang Prabang will also have access via a walking bridge directly to the old town just 50 meters away.
“We are delighted to announce our first U property in Laos and especially located in the iconic town of Luang Prabang, a UNESCO site. With the U Hotels & Resorts brand now represented in Thailand, India, Indonesia, Vietnam and Laos the destination coverage for our U guests is growing at a rapid pace. With the U Luang Prabang enjoying such an amazing location on the banks of the Mekong River we are assured of yet another inspired property,” said Jonathan Wigley, CEO of Absolute Hotel Services Group.