Sapa is located in a beautiful mountain area in the North West of Vietnam, about 350 km from Ha Noi where you can find many different cultures of the minorities of H’Mong, Red Dzao, Dzay, Tay, Xa Pho, as well the most beautiful landscape of Hoang Lien Son range, Muong Hoa Valley and Paddy Rice Fields. The Climate is cool the whole year even in summer which makes Sapa one of the best destinations to visit in the world.
Visitors to Sapa will have opportunities to discover the unique customs of the local residents.
Ta Van located far from Sapa less than 10 kilometers, Ta Van – a village of Lao Cai province is lying peacefully in the valley of Muong Hoa. The road leads to Ta Van village that is small and narrow. Along two sides has a fertile terraced field which adorns by the green of corn and rice. When visitors come to Ta Van village, they will not be amazed at the simple beauty of the houses in the village. Previously, Ta Van based on the customs and characteristic of the Giay in Lao Cai. They live together at the bottom, mountains, the valleys, along streams.
Ta Van Family Homestay is located 12 km from Sapa in Tavan Village. Set on the side of a hill 500 meters off the main track and right amongst the rice terraces, the home enjoys expansive views of the valley and river below.
We offer dorm-style accommodation in a loft above our home and private room with ensuite bathrooms and showers. Your stay includes free breakfast as well as the choice to join our family for dinner for a small additional cost. During the day you can rent a motorbike to explore the other nearby villages, arrange a guided trek or hike the surrounding hills on your own, shop at local handicraft stores, or simply spend the day relaxing and enjoying the views from our home. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.
The homestay's garden are ideal places to relax and unwind after a busy day. When you are looking for comfortable and convenient accommodations in Sapa, make Ta Van Family Homestay your home away from home. Booking a room online with us to get special discount rates and write hotel reviews after your stay.
Only 11km outside of Sapa City, Tavan Village can be easily reached by taxi or motorbike (20 minutes). The more adventurous can even reach our village on foot (6 hours). A taxi should cost around 250,000 VND and a motorbike around 90,000 VND. We are happy to help arrange your transport from Sapa and depending on availability and group size we may be able to provide motorbike transport.
If you are travelling from Hanoi, you can reach Sapa by bus or train, which run multiple times per day. Please feel free to contact us with any questions on getting here and away.
Ta Van Family Homestay is comprised of the entire first floor of the home, set up with 6 double rooms and 3 triple room, 1 big dorm room accommodating up to 16 people in a traditional wooden house. Accommodations are simple, rustic and authentic with touches of Vietnam traditional house found in the bed runners made from locally woven textiles, bamboo and rattan furniture and comfortable beds and bedding.
Your accommodation includes:
- Bedside lamps
- Mosquito nets
- Tea / coffee
- Welcome towel
- Bathroom and shower amenity kit
- In winter months: hot water bottle, extra blankets
- Comfort & Convenience
- English-speaking host
- Welcome drink upon arrival