Planning to visit Vietnam? As Vietnam’s biggest city, Ho Chi Minh City (or Saigon, as it’s more commonly known) has a huge amount to see and do. It also has a diverse selection of hotels, serviced apartments and other places to stay.
Below, you can find a full list of the best hotels and serviced apartments in Saigon, starting with luxury accommodation before covering some more affordable places to stay.
1. The Myst Dong Khoi
The Myst Dong Khoi is a luxurious five-star hotel with one of the best locations in the city. The rooms here are artfully decorated and feature outdoor bathtubs, giving the hotel a boutique feel and unique character.
2. Rex Hotel Saigon
The Rex Hotel Saigon is one of Saigon’s most famous hotels. Known for its gorgeous French colonial architecture, it’s equally famous for its rooftop bar and restaurant and beautiful interior courtyard. Like The Myst, the Rex has one of the best locations in Saigon.
3. Mia Saigon
A luxurious boutique hotel, Mia Saigon has spacious, upmarket rooms and a great location in quiet An Phu. With relaxing views of the Saigon River, this is a great place to stay if you want to be close to Thao Dien and away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
4. Vinpearl Luxury Landmark 81
Vinpearl Luxury Landmark 81 is a stunning five-star hotel situated inside Southeast Asia’s tallest building. Enjoy stunning views of Saigon, world class facilities and easy access to the entire Vinhomes Central Park area and its peaceful riverside park complex.
5. The Reverie Saigon
The Reverie Saigon is marketed as a six-star hotel, and this description isn’t far from reality. A lavish place to stay, The Reverie has a stunning interior, luxurious suites and a prime location in the absolute heart of Saigon.
6. Hotel Continental Saigon
Another historical hotel, Hotel Continental Saigon was built in 1880 and inspired by the Hotel Continental in Paris. Like many other colonial buildings in Saigon, the Hotel Continental retains its original 19th century charm and has hosted numerous notable guests over the years.
7. The Odys Boutique Hotel
The Odys Boutique Hotel can be found on Nguyen Thai Binh Street, a short distance from the famous Ben Thanh Market and Saigon Center. Luxuriously decorated, this four-star hotel is an excellent place to stay if you want to be in the heart of District 1.
8. M Boutique Hotel
M Boutique Hotel is an upmarket four-star hotel with a great location on Thai Van Lung Street, a short walk away from Saigon’s famous nightlife. Enjoy beautiful views of the city skyline from the hotel’s rooftop pool, or spend your time exploring the alleys of Japan Town nearby.
9. Bach Suites Saigon
Bach Suites Saigon is another upmarket four-star hotel in the center of Saigon. Located close to the famous Turtle Lake, this is a great place to stay if you want to be as close as possible to Saigon’s best high-end shopping destinations.
10. Roseland Sweet Hotel & Spa
Roseland Sweet Hotel & Spa is a cosy, comfortable four-star hotel located in the heart of Ben Nghe Ward — Saigon’s nightlife center. With a rooftop pool, homely rooms and a great location, this is a good option if you want to be close to the city’s most popular bars and clubs.
11. The Landmark Serviced Apartments
The Landmark Serviced Apartments is one of the most luxurious serviced apartment centers in Saigon. With spacious units and excellent facilities, this is a good accommodation option for anyone staying in town for longer than a few days.
12. Maison De Camille Boutique Hotel
Maison De Camille is a beautiful boutique hotel with spacious, comfortable rooms. Although there’s no swimming pool, this hotel has a commanding location close to the center of Saigon and large terraces that allow for great views of the city.
13. Fusion Suites Saigon
Fusion Suites Saigon is an ultra-modern four-star hotel with one of the best locations in all of Saigon. Situated just across the street from Tao Dan Park, many of the rooms overlook the park with relaxing views of the area.
14. Sanouva Saigon Hotel
Sanouva Saigon Hotel is a comfortable, affordable three-star hotel located right in the heart of the city on Ly Tu Trong Street. If you’re looking for a central, well-priced place to stay that offers plenty of comfort, you’ll find a lot to appreciate here.
15. The Hammock Hotel Fine Arts Museum
The Hammock Hotel Fine Arts Museum is a charming boutique hotel located a short walk from Saigon’s famous Ben Thanh Market. An Instagrammer’s favorite, this hotel has “nests” instead of rooms with stylish sitting hammocks and minimalist decorating.
16. Homestead Parkview
Homestead Parkview is a luxurious serviced apartment building located right in the center of Saigon on Nguyen Du Street. Guests here can enjoy extra-spacious apartments with kitchens and other facilities unavailable in a typical hotel.
17. AHA Boutique Ben Thanh Hotel
AHA Boutique Ben Thanh Hotel is an affordable, comfortable hotel located close to Saigon’s famous Nga Sau Saigon six-way roundabout. Although the facilities here are basic, the location makes this a great choice for anyone interested in shopping and enjoying the nightlife.
18. Pin Poshtel
Pin Poshtel is a hotel and hostel that’s both affordable and clean, comfortable and relaxing. A mix of rooms, suites and dorms are available here, all in an amazing location close to the heart of District 1.
19. Little Saigon Boutique Hotel
Little Saigon Boutique Hotel is a super central hotel that’s just a few minutes from the iconic Ben Thanh Market. It’s also close to the Reunification Palace, Central Post Office, Ho Chi Minh Square and other key landmarks in Saigon’s center.
20. Coco Hostel Bar
Located on stylish Pasteur Street, Coco Hostel Bar offers dorm beds and private rooms, all at amazing prices. Unique and bohemian, it’s a great place to drink, dine and sleep between your time exploring the city.
Other Places to Stay
Staying longer than a few weeks? For stays of one week or longer, you can find a lot of great places to stay on Airbnb. For stays longer than one month, renting an apartment from RentPro or another agent is a good way to save money on your per-night accommodation costs.
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