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Essence Hanoi Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   22 Ta Hien Street | Old Quarter, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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Ranked #3 of 489 hotels in Hanoi
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stay here on two occasions whilst in Hanoi. The hotel is in a great location right in the heart of Hanoi's old quarter. The rooms are spacious clean, comfortable and have good amenities. Breakfast is provided, with a good selection of Vietnamese and Western food. We ate one night in the hotel restaurant and found the food to be some... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is our second stay here on our Vietnam holiday. Got back today from Halong Bay. Steve at reception has been fantastic. Pending our transfer tonight to Sapa train, he has arranged a room for the four of us to relax, shower etc. While checking in I mentioned I had an issue with my ATM card. He offered to give... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Loved the location in the old quarter: quite a luxury hotel right in the middle of the hustle and bustle of local life. Rooms were clean and comfortable, restaurant offered a varied and reasonably priced menu, breakfast was abundant and staff were very friendly and helpful. They stored our luggage while we were on a Ha Long Bay cruise and... More

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68 reviews 68 reviews
21 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The best part of this hotel is the very helpful staff and the location in the old quarter. The second best part was that It is the only hotel that I can remember which had all the snacks and drinks complimentary. This is a great thought on part of the management at a small cost. In the evening the street... More

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Melbourne Australia
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63 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this hotel. We booked an indulgence package that included our accommodation, breakfast, airport transfers, an overnight cruise to Halong Bay on the Bhaya, dinner in the hotel restaurant and tickets to the water puppets. We thought this package was great value for money and the hotel stored our luggage while we... More

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Adelaide, Australia
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed here in July 2013 and we're booked for two visits of 2 and 3 nights each and am belatedly making my review. I travelled with my husband and 4 sons so wanted to stay somewhere convenient to the old town but also comfortable for all of us. The hotel had a problem with our room on arrival (... More

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A lovely stay here in Hanoi. Really central and easy to find. Service is simply outstanding. The staff here really know their stuff and are only too willing to help. The rooms are spot on and bathrooms well appointed. Thoroughly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From the pics we thought this property would be kind of 'blah', as it looks like a generic white hotel on their website. Fortunately we followed my fellow TA contributors' advice and booked here. It is a very charming little place, with lovely rooms (loved that the shower amenities are provided in little masonry jars!), friendly service and an excellent... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. A lovely quiet retreat from the hectic life on the streets. The staff are very friendly, helpful and polite. They have many useful recommendations. Our room was comfortable and quiet. A very comfy bed and even a laptop in the room for internet access. The breakfast was delicious and plentiful. The restaurant is definitely... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel location could not be any better and the staff is the most attentive we have ever experienced. Rooms are VERY nice and it is a lovely place to stay while in the bustle of Hanoi. The restaurant serves great Pho soup and excellent coffee. We highly recommend this hotel if you want a taste of Old Quarter Hanoi.... More

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Address: 22 Ta Hien Street | Old Quarter, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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Location: Vietnam > Hanoi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Essence Hanoi Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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#1 Family Hotel in Hanoi #2 Business Hotel in Hanoi #4 Romantic Hotel in Hanoi
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Essence hotel ensures you an unrivalled luxury boutique experience just steps away from the Lake of the Restored Sword, nestled in the vibrancy, excitement and captivation of Hanoi's most historic location - the Old Quarter. Rooms have open windows, very quiet yet in the center of Old Quarter. Inter-connecting room for families available. Private laptop in each room with free wifi internet, Essence restaurant opens daily. ... more   less 
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