If Sali House is the highlight of Ta Van village, Lao Chai is famous with Eco Palms House. This wonderful homestay become the magnet because of not only the ideal location but also a secret charm. Can you guess?
Located in the beautiful Lao Chai village, one of the most attractive destination of Sapa, Eco Palms House has a huge advantage of location. Come to think about that, have you ever embarrassed about where to stay during your journey in Sapa? Right in the downtown? You must prefer something more different from the noisy life, right? Then in a remote place? It seems inconvenient for you to visit the market or check out some interesting stopover at night. Then, let choose Eco Palms House which is apparently perfect for you.
On one hand, Eco Palms House overlooks right to the breathtaking Hoang Lien Mont and the famous Muong Hoa valley. Can you imagine how amazing the scenery is? By sitting in a bungalow, you can feel like getting lost in the middle of nature, no building, no means of transport… nothing except for the splendid surrounding with cascading rice fields, with mountains. No sign of hustling bustling life means no noisy activities of modern life.
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On the other hand, this homestay is not far to many magnetic places in Sapa so tourist can easily visit these places such as Ham Rong mountain, Stone Chruch, Sapa market… In addition, you can come to many famous coffee shops or bar such as The Hmong Sisters, Bamboo bar to learn about nightlife in Sapa.
Standing beautifully in the middle of the nature, Eco Palms House is famous as the most wonderful place to stay in a tour in Sapa. This ecofriendly homestay is built only with natural materials like white stone, palm leaves which contribute to perfect the rustic and authentic beauty of the green hills layered by rice fields. With the high altitude, the climate here is very comfortable, cool the whole year even in summer.
Most people know that Eco Palms House consist of 25 separate bungalow, but most may not know that each of five bungalows designed absolutely different basing on the typical art of architect of local minority groups: Hmong, Red Dzao, Dzay, Tay and Xa Pho. That’s is something beyond our thought, right, but certainly awesome. Furthermore, guests can try the traditional clothes of each minority to join the Market Tour every morning.
Specially, Eco Palms House offers also a Family House where people can come and join the lively ambiance by sharing your travelling story. An activity like that is very valuable for ones who travel alone or come to this mountainous land for the first time. In addition, thank for the fire place in the middle of the house, this homestay make people more and more feel at home.
But the very best thing ever in this special homestay is the cooking class held every morning. It’s actually not just an interesting way of relax and learn about the local cuisine but also a social work called “Feeding Sapa”. You will visit Sapa market to buy fresh ingredients such as vegetables, fruits and foods then making many delicious specialties at noon with chef of Eco Palms House. And finally we visit the local school where guest can give foods to children.
In no doubt, Eco Palms House is exactly what are you expecting for in your escape from the city center. Just the marvelous view can conquer your heart from the very first sight. Pack your bag and come here and you will see.
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