This is the life

Topas Eco-Lodge

Sapa, Vietnam

Experiences – Mountain & Wilderness Retreats

Getaway Experiences

• Visit to small, local Red Dao minority village and herbal bath.

• Hiking and walking trails which can be customised

• Biking in the mountain

• Explore the paddy fields and the local culture of the tribes with expert guides by Hiking and Biking in the encompassing area.

• Indulge yourself into discovering the local culture of the ethnic tribes by visiting the Sunday Market, vibrant traditional dresses and farmers displaying the freshly grown local herbs, fruits and spices.

• Revive your body senses with refreshing Spa or relax at the Infinity Pool during the day time.



• Accredited by National Geographic as one of their Unique Lodges of the World.

• One of the most beautiful locations anywhere in Vietnam.

• Rustic luxury accommodation with spectacular views from private balconies

• An excellent example of sustainable tourism to ensure a minimum impact on the surrounding environment.

• Committed to community development including employing young people from the local minority tribes

• Authentic and organic culinary retreat with meals prepared and served from the freshly available local ingredients


  • Overview
  • Rooms
  • Services & Amenities
  • Tariffs & Packages

One of National Geographic’s Unique Lodges of the World, the Topas Ecolodge is an impressive 33 villa sustainable property. Situated atop two cone shaped hills, high in the spectacular Sapa Valley, it has breathtaking views across the scenic valleys below. The rustic chalet-style houses are spread in a circular fashion around the hill. Started by a Danish travel company, with a vision to provide its guests with comfort in the remotest area in complete sync with nature and the communal tribes who are the original inhabitants of this area. For those, seeking sheer tranquillity and peace in the wilderness, this lodge is perfect. The accommodation at the Lodge is void of basic amenities like TV and Wifi allowing guests to immerse themselves in the area, to relax completely and enjoy some peace while in the lap of nature. The traditional restaurant serves authentic local Vietnamese as well as Western cuisine alongside stunning views, and the lounge makes a great place to wind down after dinner with a drink. They do offer an infinity pool with breathtaking views of the mountains and valleys and a spa specializing in traditional Red Dao herbal baths. The Topas Ecolodge is perfect for those with an open mind and an adventurous spirit 


The lodge can be accessed either via private 5 hour transfer from Hanoi. It is located 18 km outside Sapa town and the journey from Sapa takes 45 minutes. The hotel can provide this transfer in a luxury 8-seater shuttle van equipped with modern sound systems, USB Ports, LED TV and complimentary wifi along with snacks and drinks served on the way.  


Each of the 33 bungalow is comfortably and creatively designed and lets in plentiful natural light. The stone-walled villas are furnished in a minimal style, with private balconies, tiled bathrooms with hot water and interior seating. Solar panels heat the water and provide electricity for the lights.

  • Premium Executive Bungalows –

    These 29 palatial bungalows truly define luxury with its simple interiors offering stunning views of the Thanh Kim village and Mt. Silverstone in the Hoang Lien mountain range from their private balconies. Each of these bungalows have been constructed from the local white granite which is available in the encompassing surrounding and are equipped with air conditioning, a minibar, high quality duvets, mosquito nets and a rain shower. The maximum number of guests that these suites can accommodate are 3 Adults or 2 Adults and 2 Children. Bungalow Size: 29 m2 plus 6 m2 open private balcony.

  • Suite Bungalows –

    The suite bungalows are two tiered constructs with an entrance through the second floor that leads to a modern living room and comprises of a private balcony, a spacious, luxury bathroom with a natural stone bathtub, shower and amenities. On the other hand the lower tier or the ground floor features a very private layout with a large bedroom, an en-suite bathroom and private terrace. Both the tiers are well equipped with air conditioning, a minibar and other luxury amenities similar to the Premium Executive Bungalows. These bungalows too can accommodate upto 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children. Bungalow Size: 29 m2 plus 6 m2 open private balcony.

Services & Amenities

• 33 Stylish and rustic bungalows with private balconies. 

• Plunge pool set amidst the paddy terraces

• Rejuvenating Spa

• 1 Restaurant and a Pool Bar.

• A common lounge with a warm fire place, small selection of reads and board games and toys for children. (The lounge has wifi)

Tariffs & Packages

Estimated Average Price: From USD 300 per night.

Terms & Conditions:
  • The estimated average price listed is for the base category room and is only indicative and may /may not include taxes. Please speak to or mail our luxury travel consultants with your dates of travel or fill out our enquiry form and we will revert with the best currently available price / offer for the chosen room category
  • The exclusive and/or special offers, if listed, are subject to availability and can be withdrawn without prior notice. Proof of eligibility maybe required to avail of some types of special offers (eg: honeymoon offers)
  • The booking, payment and cancellation policies of the hotel/s will apply and our luxury travel consultants will advice you of the same at the time of reservation
  • Check in time for most hotels worldwide is 1400 hrs and check out time is 1200 hrs. Early check in will be on request and is subject to availability
  • We do not levy any booking fees or service charges