Homestay is seen as an ideal type of accommodation for travelers who enjoy living among nature and exploring traditional customs of the ethnic minorities in this land. Here is a list of 8 amazing homestays in Sapa that helloVietnam have listed for every visitor.
1. Sali House
Located 6km from Sapa Lake, Sali House is regarded as the “dream house” of Ta Van. While staying here, tourists will have the chance to try picking tea leaves, bathing in streams, eating local dishes, drinking Tao Meo wine and experiencing the life of the local.
Interiors of Sali House are minutely designed without losing the local traditional architecture. Therefore, visitors can enjoy the convenience and pristine beauty of nature and people at the same time.
A lovely corner in Sali House (Source: Internet)
2. Vietrekking Home Sapa
The next one on this list of 8 amazing homestays in Sapa is VietTrekking Home. Lying on a mountain peak on Hoang Lien Street, VietTrekking Home is isolated from the bustling and crowded central area of Sapa. It is highlighted that this homestay has a wonderful view for watching the sea of clouds at sunrise. Therefore, VietTrekking becomes the ideal destination for photographers, nature lovers, and anyone who loves sightseeing.
The breath-taking view from VietTrekking Home Sapa (Source: Internet)
3. Topas Ecolodge
Located 20km far from Sapa town, Topas Ecolodge is considered the quietest and most peaceful homestay in Sapa. Lying on a green empty hill, the homestay has 25 bungalows built with white stones. All of the guest rooms are designed simply with interiors made of wood and bamboo which are very environment-friendly. From the house, guests are able to enjoy the impressive sceneries of Hoang Lien Son mountain range. This homestay is an ideal choice for anyone who wants to relax after a long day.
Topas Ecolodge lies on a hill (Source: Internet)
4. Phori’s House
It would be a pity if we miss Phori’s House on the list of 8 amazing homestays in Sapa. It is a lovely house lying by a small stream in Ta Van village. The homestay will make you feel at home with a warm and cozy space inside the house. Moreover, the house has a kitchen so you can make dishes of your own from fresh vegetables bought in local markets and enjoy coffee or tea available in the house.
A room in Phori’s House (Source: Internet)
5. Eco Palms House
Located in Lao Chai Village, not far from Ham Rong Mount and Sapa Church, Eco Palms House is an outstanding homestay in Sapa. The homestay has five bungalows which are inspired by traditional houses of five ethnic groups in Sapa including: H’mong, Red Dao, Tay, Giay and Xa Pho. In each room, there are two traditional costumes available for guest to take photos or to wear when visiting weekend markets. Moreover, we definitely have to mention that the food in Eco Palm House is extremely good, both local and European dishes.
Eco Palms Homestay keeps the traditional architecture of local people (Source: Internet)
6. Nam Cang Riverside Lodge
For any travelers who want to stay in a professional and eco-friendly homestay, Nam Cang Riverside Lodge is the best choice. It is a beautiful homestay with modern architecture in Nam Cang village - the inhabitance of Red Dao tribe. While staying here, visitors can learn about some traditional customs of local people or buy some skillful handmade brocade and handicrafts from Red Dao women as a special souvenir.
The homestay impresses first-time visitors by its modest design and imposing view to the river which is the origin of the name Nam Cang Riverside Lodge.
Nam Cang Riverside Lodge lies by a stream (Source: Internet)
7. Hmong Mountain Retreat
Hmong Mountain Retreat is a homestay in Sapa that has many old stilt houses and thatched houses. Therefore, tourists coming to this house will have the chance to stay in thatched roof bungalows located in the middle of green rice terraces. All guests staying in Hmong Mountain Retreat often have breakfast together in the 70-year-old stilt house.
Hmong Mountain Retreat (Source: Internet)
8. Gem Valley
Gem Valley is a homestay and a coffee shop which is designed by a Hanoi artist couple. Situated on the way to Cat Cat village, 2km from the town center, Gem Valley is regarded as the “dream house”, attracting both domestic and foreign tourists. The most wonderful experience here is waking up early in the morning to enjoy natural sceneries of beautiful rice terraces and the sunrise while having breakfast made from local vegetables. This homestay will absolutely bring you unforgettable memories.
A corner of Gem Valley – the dream house in Sapa (Source: Internet)
Whenever you get tired of the fast pace of life in big cities, remember to check out this list of 8 amazing homestays in Sapa. Beautiful homestays surrounded by mountains, forests, and rice terraces will leave you feeling relaxed and revived.
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