Sapa is a very good place to try homestay and explore local ethnic minorities.
Sapa is one of the most visited places in northern Vietnam and suitable place, where you can try homestay and explore local ethnic minorites. There are lots of small villages around Sapa, where you can stay in homestay and spend in the nature eg. 2-3 days. Lots of homestays are in the Muong Hoa Valley, it is only about 2 km from Sapa and from this place you can also continue to Fansipan – the highets mountain of Vietnam or you can explore nearby villages. From Sapa you can travel to Ha Giang, there are some buses or private cars.
A lot of homestays are renovated and ready for tourists and travelers.
There are lots of small Hmong ethnic villages like Ta Van, Lao Chai, Su Pan, Hau Thao… and there are lots of very nice and clean homestays prepared for tourists. These places are tourist places, but in very nice nature area. This list is a selection of the best rated homestays and ecohouses from Agoda booking site and they are not so expensive. Just take a look on the best 15 homestays in Sapa. These places are very good and comfortable and offer a good services for tourists.
1. Hoang Kim Homestay
2. Tavan Ecologic Homestay
Situated 8 km from Fansipan Legend Cable Car Station in Sa Pa, 12 km from Fansipan mountain Tavan Ecologic Homestay features a restaurant and bar. Guests can enjoy free WiFi throughout the property.A TV, as well as an iPod docking station and a laptop are featured. Some rooms have views of the mountain or river. Extras include slippers and free toiletries. The homestay also offers bike hire.
3. Hoa Chanh Homestay
Hoa Chanh Homestay is features accommodation with a garden and free WiFi in Sa Pa, 8 km from Fansipan Legend Cable Car Station. A continental breakfast is served every morning at the property. The homestay offers a terrace. A bicycle rental service is available at Hoa Chanh Homestay. Fansipan Mountain is 12 km from the accommodation, while Sa Pa Lake is 6 km from the property.
4. Sapa Volunteer Homestay
Sapa Volunteer Homestay, located in Lao Chai Ta Van, Sapa, is a popular choice for travelers. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively city has to offer. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city’s must-see destinations. While lodging at this wonderful property, guests can enjoy 24-hour room service, free Wi-Fi in all rooms, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas.
5. Miku Chill House
With a garden and a terrace, Miku Chill House provides accommodation with free WiFi. Some units have a terrace and/or a balcony with mountain or river views. Guests can dine in the on-site restaurant, which serves a variety of Asian dishes and also offers Vegetarian options. Fansipan Legend Cable Car Station is 8 km from Miku Chill House, while Fansipan Mountain is 12 km from the property.
6. Tavan Nature Homestay
Offering a children’s playground and views of the garden, Tavan Nature Homestay is located in Sa Pa in the Lao Cai Region, 12 km from Fansipan Mountain. Featuring a sun terrace, the property also has an on-site restaurant and bar. Certain units include a seating area for your convenience. All rooms include a private bathroom. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property and free private parking is available on site.
7. Joy House Sapa
Situated 10 km from Fansipan Legend Cable Car Station, Joy House Sapa provides accommodation with a garden, a shared lounge and a 24-hour front desk for your convenience. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property. The units have a fully equipped kitchen with dining area, a toaster and a fridge.
8. Tavan Chopai Homestay
At Tavan Chopai Homestay, every effort is made to make guests feel comfortable. To do so, the hotel provides the best in services and amenities. The hotel offers access to a vast array of services, including free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, taxi service, grocery deliveries, car park. Tavan Chopai Homestay is home to 4 bedrooms. All are tastefully furnished and many even provide such comforts as clothes rack, towels, internet access – wireless (complimentary).
9. The Little Hmong House
Situated in Sa Pa, 10 km from Fansipan Legend Cable Car Station, The Little Hmong House features accommodation with free WiFi and a garden. Asian and vegetarian breakfast options are available each morning at the homestay. The Little Hmong House offers a children’s playground. The accommodation offers a terrace. Fansipan Mountain is 14 km from The Little Hmong House, while Sa Pa Lake is 8 km from the property.
10. Eco Palms House – Mountain Retreat
Featuring free WiFi, a spa centre and a barbecue. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free private parking is available on site. A terrace or balcony are featured in certain rooms. Every room includes a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find slippers and free toiletries.The resort also offers bike hire. Fansipan Mountain is 11 km and Fansipan Legend Cable Car Station is 6 km from the property.
11. PO homestay
Situated in Sa Pa, 12 km from Fansipan Mountain, PO homestay features a restaurant and free WiFi throughout the property. Some units include a seating area where you can relax. Certain rooms have views of the mountain or garden. For your comfort, you will find slippers and free toiletries. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property. Sa Pa Lake is 9 km from PO homestay, while Ham Rong Garden – Ham Rong Mountain is 9 km away.
12. Sapa Homestay Ta May
Set in the hillside, a 20-minute drive from Sa Pa, Sapa Homestay Ta May features a terrace and hot tub. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free WiFi is offered throughout the property and free private parking is available on site. Rooms come with a shared bathroom. For your comfort, you will find slippers and a hairdryer. There is a shared kitchen where guests can cook their own meals. Day trips can be arranged upon request.
13. Stone Garden Homestay
At Stone Garden Homestay, every effort is made to make guests feel comfortable. To do so, the hotel provides the best in services and amenities. Top features of the hotel include free Wi-Fi in all rooms, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park, room service.Hotel accommodations have been carefully appointed to the highest degree of comfort and convenience. Throughout the day you can enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of the fishing, garden.
14. Trek King Kong House
Set in Ta Van village, Trek King Kong House features a garden, terrace and bar. Built in 2005, the property is within 21 km of Duc Huy Plaza. Free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk are offered. The bed and breakfast offers a continental or Asian breakfast. Trek King Kong House offers a children’s playground.
15. Green Lodge Sapa
Located in Sa Pa – Ta Van village, Green Lodge Sapa offers free WiFi, and guests can enjoy a garden and a bar. A terrace with mountain views is offered in all units. A buffet breakfast is served daily at the property. Fansipan Legend Cable Car Station is 8 km from the homestay, while Fansipan Mountain is 12 km away.