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Riverside Hotel Saigon

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   18-19-20 Ton Duc Thang St., Dist. 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Ranked #185 of 356 hotels in Ho Chi Minh City
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

The only staff that you can see is one at the reception and two at the so calls buffet breakfast that used over night left over foods with very limited selections. Although we were mislead to belive we booked the renaissan riverside saigon hotel which is a much better 5 stars hotel next to this hotel. ( beware of the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
17 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

This hotel is in a good location and very close to main shopping areas. We booked it knowing that it wasnt going to be luxurious. Rooms are clean. Bathroom is clean but toilet is noisy. We got two single beds instead of a double and they are VERY HARD beds. We were meant to have a kettle and tea in... More

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Hoi An, Vietnam
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

I always look for hotels with character and this one sound promising. Sadly it failed to live up to its promise. Just as well wifi was free because it didn't work. When I explained I really needed it for keeping up with my business I was told to try again tomorrow. I found the staff to be rude and uncooperative.... More

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London
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Only stayed one night because I was looking for a less expensive option. Sure got what I paid for, while the location is good the hotel quality is average, room features need updating and buffet breakfast was ordinary. It was comfortable enough for a 1 night stay but not what I would recommend if you're on vacation.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

This hotel had once been a very nice hotel. It is crying out to be renovated. We used the swimming pool next door for free. Great tour desk - we had a fantastic guide for 2 days. On the plus side it had a massive room and is in a great location. On the negative side, breakfast was poor and... More

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Krakow, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Hotel is not modern, but is it clean and tidy. It has a good river view and the city center (for example opera house) is near - just 5 minutes walking distance. Hotel has a big rooms and nice service. There are some other facilities as massaga (SPA center in a good price) and travel agencly in this hotel.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Fairly well located hotel in District 1, but that's about it. Breaksfast was average, while the room was clean it was in need of some serious updating. The grand old building has so much potential, but just needs someone to fix it up. Luckily we were only staying the one night.

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Darwin, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

Hotel great price for location, area is tourist haven therefore ripoff haven, just have to say "no" and mean it otherwise their persistence costs you. Recommend hotel though, $50 twin room with brecky, all good.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We stayed for one night just to get to the airport the following morning. For that purpose the hotel is ideally located - about 15 minutes by cab. Location wise it's good for the main attractions as well. It is on a busy road, however our room was on the back of the hotel with no window, so we never... More

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Perth, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

I have stayed in this hotel 3 times in the past 12 months (in/out via Saigon, ranging from 1-3 nights), and note a rapid decline in all aspects. Had to ask for tea/coffee facilities in the room, bed linen had holes, water pressure inadequate, safety deposit box not working, no plug for sink (one could not be located in entire... More

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Address: 18-19-20 Ton Duc Thang St., Dist. 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Location: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Riverside Hotel Saigon 3*
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Airport Transportation
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#34 Spa Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
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