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Saigon Mini Hotel 5

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   196 Bui Vien Street | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 848, Vietnam
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Ranked #78 of 353 hotels in Ho Chi Minh City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a night club right next to this hotel! The music apparently will be going on until around 4am. And is that loud that it's vibrating the tv bracket. I don't understand how this hotel has so many reviews, the rooms are nothing like the pictures they advertise and the amenities are all very old and stained. I'm pretty... More

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 3 nights recently and whilst our room (which was at the back so less road noise) was small and had no window but for what we paid we could not complain! The bed was comfortable with a nice duvet, breakfast, fresh towels daily, a fridge, good air con and excellent service from all staff. We hired a moped... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

located on the backpackers street, and very near to the heart of city in Saigon. I love the room, i love the vietnamese breakfast they have. Easy to manuver, and they have friendly staff at the front desk.

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London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

The hotel offers a good location to explore the City. Breakfast was nice and you are far enough away from the traffic to not be too noisy. Staff were friendly and overall very reasonable travellers hotel.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

We booked this hotel while in New Zealand. We emailed the staff at the hotel to ask questions and to try and book us a taxi for when we got there. They straight the way got back to us and told us they themselves would send one of there staff members to come and pick us up. The hotel is... More

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Stamford, Connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

My friend and I stayed here for 2 nights (two girls in our mid 20's). It was in the heart of it all. we wanted two nights on backpacker alley, and that's what we got! Backpacker alley is extremely loud, but we could not hear any of this once we had gone to bed. The rooms were clean and comfortable... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Fine budget hotel in the backpacker district. The room was a fairly small size but fine for our needs. Air conditioning worked well but was noisy. The noise from the corridor was very loud with the staff moving through the hotel. Great view from the dining room on the top floor. Breakfast was average at best. Staff were very friendly... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Stayed at this hotel for a couple of nights as my first stop for my Vietnam adventure.. The hotel was ok although located in a cramped backpackers area. The room I booked was surprisingly tiny so I didn't really like it. Plus the hotel staff going up and down noisily along the stairs which was next to my room.About the... More

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

This is of course an inexpensive crash pad. If you're looking for a basic hotel in backpacker haven and don't mind blaring club music, look no further. Nice and helpful staff, computers in the lobby for guests to use, conveniently located in the midst of many eateries, motorcycle rentals, bars, and the ubiquitous Circle K's that seem to sprout from... More

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Da Nang, Vietnam
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Two month ago, I booked this hotel for 3 nights. small rooms, but very clean and cheap. The staff was very friendly, honest and helpful. Good Location. it is a reliable place for tourist. We enjoyed our stay here.

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Address: 196 Bui Vien Street | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 848, Vietnam
Location: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Saigon Mini Hotel 5 2*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service
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#26 Best Value Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City #36 Family Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City #49 Business Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
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Highly convenient and accessible, SAIGON MINI HOTEL 5 is centrally located in the heart of the backpacker area on BUI VIEN Street. The location offers varied choices of eateries and shops, as well as various sightseeing offices and departure points for out-of-town tours and short trips, all within walking distance (some are just across the street). So, there are plenty of choices even late into the night. Also, the famous Ben Thanh market (around 15 minutes walking) and other well-known places of interest are all easily accessible. ... more   less 
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