Homestays in Phong Nha

It’s normal to feel homesick every now and then if you’ve been in your wander boots for long, this is where homestays step in and make your journey beautiful when you’re away from home.

Homestays in Phong Nha are extremely popular for their ability to make you feel at home and feel like you have your own cute little family in Vietnam. You’ll get a great insight about the simplistic lifestyle of the Phong Nha locals, as you’ll be spending a lot of time with the local family hosting you.

Almost all the homestays are very affordably priced. The best homestays in Phong Nha are Sy’s Homestay, Thao Nguyen Homestay, Phong Nha Mountain House, Tuan Garden House and Song Que Homestay. These homestays will let you be a part of the family dinners, share stories and laughter.

Ho Khanh Homestay

This homestay lies on the banks of the Son River in Phong Nha village. Mr Khanh, the owner, was the original discoverer of the world’s biggest cave Hang Son Doong! The Homestay is made of a unique traditional design and hand carvings are seen throughout.

They offer three private bungalows, three rooms in a traditional wooden house, and a separate Family Room for 4 people. Bicycles are also available for the guests who wish to see the surroundings on two wheels.

Booking inquirieshttp://phong-nha-homestay.com/
Overall quality: Great
Price: $$$

Phong Nha Coco House

This homestay accommodation in Phong Nha opened recently, everything is quite brand new and you’d be happy to know that it is located on the riverside. 

The rooms, although not that spacious, are comfortable; you’ll also receive recommendations on which tours to do while in Phong Nha. This place is run by a family of three and they’ll make sure you have a nice stay.

Booking inquiries: https://www.facebook.com/Phong-Nha-CoCo-House-1783344828573627/
Overall quality: Above Average
Price: $

Phong Nha Mountain House

Phong Nha Mountain House is one of the top family Homestays in Phong Nha village and is known for the authentic experience it provides. The owner is Ho An, a safety assistant in Son Doong Expedition tour of Oxalis Adventure. The accommodation is designed in the form of wooden stilt houses. It offers one family room with two double beds, private down-stairs bathroom, air-conditioning, small fridge & WiFi. The soft mattresses, the delicious local cuisine and the great hospitality of Ho An and his family will make sure you have a wonderful stay here. The view from the room might not be as appeasing as some other hotels or homestays, but is good enough for spending a couple of days.

Booking inquiries: http://www.phongnhamountainhouse.com/
Overall quality: Great
Price: $$$

Phong Nha River House

Phong Nha River House is located on the riverbanks of Son River. The homestay currently has 5 rooms in a traditional style wooden house, each room is cozy and has comfortable bedding. They provide wifi, A/C and an ensuite bathroom with hot water. The owner, Bom & his wife cook really well and you’re guaranteed to enjoy some amazing meals in their onsite restaurant. The view from the rooms is amazing; however, in some rooms you don’t have the option of opening windows, which can be a bit frustrating for some.

Booking inquiries: http://phongnhariverhouse.com/
Overall quality: Above Average
Price: $$$

Tuan’s Garden House

Tuan’s Garden House is a one of a kind homestay that offers pet-friendly accommodation in Phong Nha. With a sun terrace, this homestay offers a wonderful view of the mountain and the garden. It also has an on-site restaurant that allows you to enjoy BBQ. This place also offers rooms with a balcony with garden views; you’ll feel close to the nature at all times.

Guests can use free bicycles to explore the surrounding area at night as well. The staff here is extremely welcoming and helpful.

Booking inquirieshttps://phong-nha-tuan-garden-house.booked.net/
Overall quality: Excellent
Price: $$

Thao Nguyen Homestay

Thao Nguyen homestay is located in the center of the town and keeps you close to the local market and all the cool attractions of the area. It is run by a friendly family of Phong Nha. Linh, who manages the homestay, is a young man who will make sure you get the most out of your trip to Phong Nha.

You can choose to do bicycle tours while staying here and be part of family dinners, before going back to your super comfortable room. Thao Nguyen homestay also has a swimming pool with an amazing view.

Booking inquiries: https://facebook.com/phongnha.thaonguyen/
Overall quality: Great
Price: $$

Song Que Homestay

Located in Phong Nha, Song Que Homestay offers decent rooms, with a restaurant that provides BBQ facility. The guest house has a terrace overlooking the mountains. Each room comes with a private bathroom and some rooms give you a view of the Son River. There is also a sitting area. Accommodation is available for a daily à la carte breakfast.

Song Que Homestay offers free use of bicycles as well as motorbike rental. The staff at Song Que is really friendly and speaks decent English.

Overall quality: Great
Price: $$

Sy’s Homestay

This homestay is located in the middle of a rice field at Cu Lac Village (1Km from Phong Nha town) is run by Sy’s family. Sy’s homestay is a great base to explore the Phong Nha – Ke Bang national park and its caves, as well as meet the local farmers.

In terms of accommodation, the homestay offers 3 spacious private bungalows with a view of the National Park Mountain. This place provides a common area with hammocks, chairs and tables for unwinding, together with a small swimming pool.

Booking inquiries: http://www.sy-homestay.com/
Overall quality: Great
Price: $

Linh’s Homestay

Linh’s Homestay is located in Phong Nha and offers free WiFi, some of them come with a balcony which offers a nice sun terrace. Some rooms are smaller than they seem on the website, so be sure to check the room before you confirm. Breakfast is served daily and includes English / Irish and Asian dishes while the bicycle & car rental services are also available.

This homestay accommodation in Phong Nha has a reputation for keeping the guests comfortable and relaxed.

Booking inquirieshttps://linhs-homestay.business.site/
Overall quality: Above Average
Price: $