RV Laos Pandaw*

Ship Overview

The 20 berth RV Laos Pandaw set sail on her maiden voyage in 2015. Under trying circumstances, shipbuilding experts overcame many hurdles to create this graceful boutique ship with advanced design features. Elegant brass and teak accents can be found throughout the vessel including the spacious staterooms outfitted with a range of quality contemporary amenities. The RV Laos Pandaw provides an intimate setting to observe everyday village life on the river along with unmatched customer service. With carefully planned itineraries and onboard activities, guests have an incredible opportunity to delve into Laos’s history, natural beauty and wondrous sites.

  • Large Observation Deck and Promenade Deck offering charming riverside views
  • Open-air bar, round-the-clock hospitality bar
  • Bistro style restaurant with options for dining outdoors as well as air-conditioned indoors
  • Private spa area offering a broad range of massage services
  • Exciting onshore excursions with a trained and knowledgeable guide
  • Guided visits to vibrant village markets
  • Daily briefings by an expert guide
  • Free use of mountain bikes for unguided trips onshore
  • Eclectic entertainment including spellbinding cultural performances, movie nights and parties
  • Fun activities such as a working ship tour and cooking demonstrations


Staterooms / Suites

  • Staterooms


The RV Laos Pandaw supports ten cabins on the Main Deck. Featuring 150 square feet of living space and richly decorated interiors, accommodations are perfect for private relaxation.

  • Luxurious teak and brass fixtures
  • Sliding door offering a lovely scenic river view
  • Asian dressing gown and comfortable slippers at no extra cost
  • Large en-suite bathroom with top-class bath amenities
  • Comfortable twin beds with deluxe mattresses, soft linens, duvet and two choices for pillows
  • Hair dryer, electronic safe, mirror
  • In-room air-conditioning with climate control
  • Variety of electric sockets, spacious wardrobe and underbed luggage storage
  • Complimentary bottled mineral water and evening finger foods
  • Prompt turndown service every night
  • Small DVD player and DVD options on request
  • Daily laundry service
  • Surprise gift and fresh flower arrangement on arrival

Deck Plans

Main Deck
Main Deck
Upper Deck
Upper Deck


  • Alfresco dining with French bistro style seating
  • Varied cuisine including sumptuous local culinary creations and international dishes
  • All meals planned and prepared by international team and local head chef
  • Vast array of tasty wines
  • Extensive spreads for buffet breakfast and lunch
  • Daily options for vegetarians and those looking for lean and light menus
  • Customized meals on special request
  • A la carte menu for themed dinners
  • Invigorating welcome cocktail and drink
  • Sumptuous welcome dinner and farewell reception
  • In-house bakery offering an assortment of freshly baked breads