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Golden Central Hotel

140 Ly Tu Trong Street | Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Ranked #106 of 391 Hotels in Ho Chi Minh City
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Doha
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently stayed here for 4 nights. The hotel staff were very helpful. The room was great size with free wifi and breakfast on the 17th floor was included in our room rate. The location is amazing - just around the corner from Ben Thanh Market and walking distance to great food places and all the sites you need to... More 

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Milan, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel itself has nice touches (like chalk wall decorations in the rooms or grass sprouts in glass as decoration on each table) & all the services: breakfast room with 360' view, open late restaurant, pool w exercise area, spa.. Wifi although each floor has a different SID. Parking for scooters, tour desk.. However the attitude, some missing detail in... More 

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Jakarta
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is located on District 1, where the central of tourist area placed. It's surrounded by many local shops along the street, not only for culinary place, but also fashion item. We could just walk to reach the famous Ben Thanh Market. I booked this hotel from Agoda, and it seems the only 4 stars hotel at the Ben... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This central hotel is walking distance to the markets, great eating places, superb Jolene Spa massage place, parks and tourist icons. Best part is the rooftop pool - refreshing to cool down before heading out in the evening. Friendly helpful staff.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this hotel is so well situated for the centre of this fab city,arriving late evening was no problem very helpful staff,the rooftop views at night were stunning,the room was well equiped and clean,this was the start of my holliday and was only 2nite break before going on to Phu Quoc island

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Saint Anthony, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at the Golden for a total of six days at the beginning and end of my trip to Vietnam (May 2015). I could not of been happier with this hotel, my room was beautiful with a comfortable bed and lots of extra amenities. Much better location than the backpacker area, two minute walk to the Ben Thanh market.... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Stayed here 2 nights as part of a tour, first hotel in Vietnam and very happy. Rooms were clean, staff were friendly and helpful, good choice of food, western and native tastes catered for. Restaurant was at the top of the hotel so gave excellent views of Saigon. The small pool was on the floor below the restaurant so again... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Stay was okay. I think it's absurd to consider a 6yr old child an adult so you can charge for more money. My shower looked outdated compared to my siblings rooms. The grout looked dirty and not white anymore. I was concerned about touching the tiles. I had turned down the 7USD upgrade for a bigger bed that agoda had... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

This hotel was in a good location, the rooms were adequate for a city trip. The breakfast were good with a varied range of choices, most of the staff were very helpful. The view from the eating areas is breath-taking; you can see all across the city, its magnificent, day or night. The pool is the smallest I’ve ever seen... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

The room is pretty small but is definitely clean. And is just few minutes walk from the market, plenty of restaurant around the area. There's a bank next door so you can easily change your money conveniently. The breakfast was very good. Love the view at the restaurant.

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