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Hanoi Old Centre Hotel

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   19 Hang Hanh Street, Hanoi 844, Vietnam (Formerly Hanoi Guesthouse 2)
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

i would like the recommend this hotel for best affordable prices, clean and perfumed rooms, very friendly staff, always ready to help for all your queries. Much more comfortable for travelers to move in and around the shop/places nearly. Whenever i visit Hanoi, i stay here always for their excellent hospitality. You will love it guys.. Believe me .. Cheers

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is in walking distance to Hoan Kiem Lake, Thang Long Water Puppet Theater, St. Joseph's Cathedral and several other attractions. They help to arrange trips to Ha Long Bay and Sa Pa (total 4 nights). Amazingly, they help to keep our luggage while we did those trips and allow us to use bathroom to refresh ourself, even though... More

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this is the second time we have stayed at this hotel,each time the staff go out of their way to ensure we have a comfortable hassle free stay,they cannot do enough for us,from reception to general staff, the breakfast is substantial,cooked to your liking and plentiful,the receptionists speak perfect English and were very helpful in advising tours and places of... More

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Winterthur, Switzerland
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hotel is right next to the lake, walking distance to the most amazing attractions. The staff was welcoming and can give you helpful information for traveling. Impeccably clean room with good ventilation. It has a nice lobby where they offer complimentary fruit and drink for their Guests. In short, hotel service was faultless. Absolutely loved our stay here.

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5 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at this amazing hotel on a few occasions. It is without the best hotel we have ever stayed in , as the staff are the most friendly , helpfull and polite in all our travels we have never experienced the help they gave us. We took a group of 11 back to visit the amazing hotel and... More

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12 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just went back from a vacation with my boyfriend and his parents, for total of 4 nights stay (July 26-30, 2014). Since I'm the one who's in charge of looking for the accommodation, so as usual...I looked around in Tripadvisor for some hotel references. The Hanoi Old Centre Hotel is the only one matches my references in terms of... More

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HanoiOldCentreHotel, Manager at Hanoi Old Centre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear JPodung_25, Thank you so much for sharing your positive feedback of your most recent stay at the Hanoi Old Centre. It gives me great pleasure to read that you felt that all of our team members demonstrated true love and passion for service. I have shared your kind comments with the entire team for comments like yours are what... More

2 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived early in the morning with the night train from sapa! The staff welcomed us very friendly with tea and coffee an fruits! We stayed in a room with lake view, the room was huge an clean. The staff was soo nice and friendly, especially Ann who always recievd us warmly and always knew our names! I defenetely recomend... More

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HanoiOldCentreHotel, Manager at Hanoi Old Centre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Annina G, Thank you very much for visiting and for your kind words. Thank you for highlighting our staff, especially Ms Ann. We'll share your review with Ann and all staff, and all of us appreciate hearing from you. We hope to welcome you again in Hanoi, and at Hanoi Old Centre property. Best Regards, HANOI OLD CENTRE TEAM... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The slogan you read at the entrance is 100% true! This hotel realy made our stay in hanoi to a home! the staff (especially ann) is soooo friendly, warm and nice! When you enter in the hotel you will be welcomed with drinks and fruits, all the day! The rooms are very clean, and we got a lakeviewroom, which was... More

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HanoiOldCentreHotel, Manager at Hanoi Old Centre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Eva Natalina G, We would be grateful for your wonderful review. It's so pleasant for us to know that you felt our hotel like “ A Home Away form Home” Thank you so much for highlighting our hotel staff, the room quality and complimentary breakfast which made you enjoy your stay and highly recommendation our hotel to everyone. It... More

1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was perfectly located in the center of the city, yet it is not on a busy street. The rooms were very clean, the breakfast was good and the staff was absolutely amazing, especially Truong who was picking us up from the bus or train station, and the counter staff, Tuoi, Nhat and particularly May for helping us around... More

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HanoiOldCentreHotel, Manager at Hanoi Old Centre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Catherine L, Wonderful to hear from you,thank you for choosing Hanoi Old Centre for several nights and for sharing so many details from your visit. It’s great when we heard that you enjoyed through your time in our hotel. We hope to welcome you back again, thank you! Sincerely, HANOI OLD CENTRE TEAM “A home away from home More

1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had booked 2 nights in this hotel and booked 3 more after my first night. Great location in the heart of the Old Quarter but on a nice side street so it's a little less hectic. The rooms are a great value for your money, especially the rooms with a balcony. Stay on the higher floors for a more... More

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HanoiOldCentreHotel, Manager at Hanoi Old Centre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear magalij77, Thank you for visiting the Hanoi Old Centre and for posting your thoughtful review. We are grateful to hear you had a wonderful time in Hanoi, from our helpful staff to taking advantage of our location well as the nearby many attract place. Thank you for your recommendation! We look forward to welcoming you again when you visit... More

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Address: 19 Hang Hanh Street, Hanoi 844, Vietnam (Formerly Hanoi Guesthouse 2)
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Location: Vietnam > Hanoi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hanoi Old Centre Hotel 3*
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Located in the centre of Hanoi Old Quarter, Hanoi Old Centre Hotel is in quiet and shady street at 19 HANG HANH Street, less than a minute to Hoan Kiem Lake. This area is served by Restaurants, Bars, Major Post Office, Banks, Local Night Market... Not only convenient for dining, shopping... especially for attractions, it's simple to walk to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, The Temple of Literature, Ngoc Son Temple, Water Puppet Theater and Museums. HOC provide different types of room to suit your every need. All rooms are selectively equipped to confine fine bedding, well recognized, some rooms with Lake View, some rooms with City View, Window or Balcony and adequately equipment as Cable LCD TV, Minibar, Air-Conditioner, Fan, Electric Safe, Cupboard, Telephone, Internet access, Computer in lobby (Complimentary), Wifi Access, Work Desk, Sitting area, Hair-dryer, Slippers, Private bathroom with hot shower and Bathroom Amenities. Elevator serves all floors. Staff are well trained and all speak English, are friendly and enthusiastic about our work from recommending where to visit, to eat, to call you a taxi or arranging a tour or onward travel which are highly recommended by all previous Guests. * Complimentary breakfast and mineral water. * Wifi Access available in all rooms. * Internet computers are located in the lobby.Useful Information: ... more   less 
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