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Shared Dorm - Indigo Snail Boutique Homestay

Sue is a superhost.

Shared Dorm - Indigo Snail Boutique Homestay

Shared room in house
8 guests1 bedroom1 bed3 shared bathrooms
8 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
3 shared bathrooms
Sue is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Come and spend time with me and my Hmong family at my newly renovated Homestay, with stunning views of the mountains & rice terraces in Ta Van village, Sapa. I'm happy to offer cultural trekking, cooking classes & indigo batik workshop for guests upon request. This listing INCLUDES a bed in a shared dorm room (with 3 shared bathrooms) that can accommodate 1 adult comfortably, and breakfast and dinner (home-cooked family style). We also have private rooms and private bungalows.


Hot water
Laptop-friendly workspace
Washing machine
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 single bed


Wide entryway to common space



12 reviews
Celeste User Profile
October 2019
We had an amazing one night, two day stay at indigo snail. The village location, outstanding hospitality and lovely accommodation/food was more than we could have expected. Went on a 6 hour trek which was incredible. We would 100%recommend indigo snail to anyone looking for an…
Kate User Profile
August 2019
Great place to stay with local trekking and amazing scenery!
Naomi User Profile
August 2019
We loved our stay in the dorm at Indigo Snail with Sue and her family. Sue showed us how to do batik dyed with indigo, her teaching was pitched just right so we gained confidence as we went along. The family are friendly - nothing is too much trouble but it’s easy to just sit on…
Mike User Profile
July 2019
Simply beautiful and amazing view.
Winnie User Profile
May 2019
Sue and her family are friendly, accomdating and hospitable! A great place to stay.
Sue User Profile
Response from Sue:
Thank you Winnie, Im so happy you had such a great time on your Guided Tours as well :)
May 2019
Megan User Profile
April 2019
Sue has the most amazing homestay. Her family is beautiful and so welcoming. The homestay is so gorgeous and very comfortable .The food and hospitality amazing. We had the most wonderful experience with you all and were very sad to leave. We will return!
Kimbo User Profile
December 2018
Sue’s place is an amazing getaway from the city life. Her home and her family are so warm and friendly...we enjoyed every bit of our stay despite staying in her home in the cold of December. Amenities like WiFi, power sockets, warm water for bathing were great. We brought our…

Hosted by Sue

Lào Cai, VietnamJoined in November 2017
Sue User Profile
341 Reviews
Sue is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm a Hmong mother of 4 children and I've lived in Ta Van my entire life. I started working as a guide running treks in the mountains and rice terraces when I was a teenager. I love my family and my community, and I have been working hard to make a better life for all of us. Our…
Interaction with guests
Available on site 24/7
Languages: English
Response rate: 97%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: Flexible
Checkout: 3PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed
  • Smoking is allowed