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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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Ranked #9 of 432 Hanoi B&B and Inns
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very good cheap hotel located in the centre of Hanoi. Big rooms with ok wifi. The breakfast was good. Big advantage was that you could get fruits and drinks (Water, Juice, coffee, Tea) complementary during the hole day

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My friend booked this hotel online and we have had a brilliant time here. The staff have been extremely helpful, kind and above all great to talk to. The rooms are clean and well furnished and the location is perfect for the Old Quarter, night markets and decent food for a range of budgets. When checking out we were allowed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked this hotel months ago and also several trips. All my questions were immediately answered and upon arrival we were pleasantly surprised by the friendliness of every member of the staff. we stayed for 5 nights. They arranged every thing for us and really made us feel at home. The most pleasant surprise was the box of luxury cookies we... More

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Leuven, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at Hanoi Old Centre Hotel for a total of 3 nights during our stay in Vietnam. We couldn't have been happier by the service and friendliness of the hotel & staff. They were very helpful in providing us with all information we needed, booking us train and bus tickets, etc. The hotel itself is very good value, with... More

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Bruges, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very helpful and friendly staff! Rooms are neat. Delicious fruits, cakes en juices available all day. Really good value for money! The hotel was recommended to us and we would certainly further recommend it to others or come back ourselves!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

 Really helpful, warmhearted staff & fresh fruits, delicious meals, and juice ! even though it's free. I'm going to travel to Hanoi again with my family next year and definitely stay here again! Bcuz of the perfect location, nearby Hoankiem, helpful, warmhearted staff, and delicious meals. And the staff that I've met this hotel can speak English very well. I... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff here were really helpful and friendly. The hotel is in an excellent location and was really good value for money. I would certainly stay here again and recommend the hotel to family and friends

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic stay at HOCH for 2 nights, before and after our Ha Long Bay trip. The staff are by far the friendliest I have encountered in Vietnam and helped us out with everything from directions to recommending the best Pho restaurant! The incuded breakfast was very good with a wide selection on the menu from Vietnamese to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was so good to visit Hanoi again and be at old centre - I also did a tour to Mai chau organised by Thuy which was such a good experience! I have reviewed this hotel before and wanted to leave a comment again as it really is a great place to stay and the staff are amazing. Will be... More

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

Dear ErinAnneB, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and praise here on Trip Advisor. You are so kind. We appreciate your review and great comments about our team and how well you were treated while here as our guests. It was our pleasure to have you all stay with us and we hope to see you... More

Singapore, Singapore
4 reviews 4 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a really great hotel to stay at; the staff are all warm and friendly and it's near to the lake and has a convenient store just across from it. You don't have to worry even if you do hang out late because the area is safe. Thuy, one of the ladies who mans the reception desk, is particularly helpful... More

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

Dear CherylSIN, We would be grateful for your wonderful review. We feel very happy when you got the feeling that this is not only the hotel but also it’s your home away from home. Thank you so much for highlighting the hotel staff, the hotel service...etc.. It extremely will encourage us to maintain our efforts so the services we provide... 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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