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Giang Son Guesthouse

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283/14 D Pham Ngu Lao, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Ranked #16 of 701 Ho Chi Minh City B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This newly opening of Giang Son 3 Hotel is just next door to the Lily hostel in an alley off Bui Vien . Its has only 18 rooms total . I chose the the room with window on ground floor which is just facing the courtyard with table setting where breakfast is served in the morning. The room is reasonably... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very decent and welcoming guesthouse in Saigon which is located centrally in the main backpacker district. Main sights to be discovered are also within walking distance. The staff is helpful and tries everything for you that you have a pleasant stay. The rooms are small but clean. Alltogether a very good place to stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

I really don't understand how anyone can rank this guesthouse lower than a 4! We loved our stay, perfect location and so clean. What really sold the place for us was how nice and helpful the staff were, they gave us a map around the district, recommended resturants with discounts and even how much a taxi should cost to take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Originally we booked into Giang Son 2 but as we arrived very early we we're offered a room in the newly acquired and fully refurbished Giang Son 3 just around the corner and in an excellent central location for restaurants & bars but in a quiet spot (absolutely no traffic noise). The hotel is immaculate. The room, with a window,... More 

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14 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We stayed in this hotel on New Years Eve. Having originally booked the sister hotel (Giang Son 2, a few doors down), they put us in this hotel instead as the one we booked was full. I was a bit dubious of this as I'm sure the one we booked was dearer - however they gave us a large room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I stayed in the Giang Son 2 Hotel for 3 nights in november 2014. The accomodation is centrally located (basically most of the interesting spots are within walking distance) in the heart of the backpacker area, but nevertheless very quiet. The rooms are very clean with solid facilities. All the staff, especially Huy (thank you for everything my friend!), is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Very confortable Guesthouse in the heart of the backpackers area: you are in the middle of nice budget restaurants, bars and travel agencies such as the "Sinhtourist" but in a very quiet location (dead end street) so you can easily rest after a busy day. The staff is extremely friendly and helpfull (ie: spontaneously offered a breakfast pack "to go"... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Perfect location and really clean and nice rooms. Staff is very helpful and always with a smile We stayed in room without window and it was really quiet It was a pleasure for us to stay there Thanks a lot

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Zug, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

The hotel is very clean and the rooms are nice. First we had a double-room with a window which was nice. Then we had a room for 3 pax with window which was even better. The staff that is running the hotel is very friendly and helpful and made our stay a very nice experience. Even so the hotel is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

The guesthouse we stayed in was actually the newer sister of this one; giang son 2. I would definately choose this one over the older one. Everything is new and the bathrooms look sparkling clean. Rooms are cleaned every day. Staff is friendly and helpful. Included breakfast is decent but nothing really special. Tour to cu chi we booked at... More 

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