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Royal Hotel Saigon ( Kimdo Hotel)

133 Nguyen Hue Avenue, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam (Formerly Kimdo Royal City Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Espoo, Finland
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The location of the hotel is ideal for the tourist. The action in the evening is just on the streets in front of the hotel. The staff was friendly (even though didn't always give the right answers...). The rooms were a little updated, but clean. The breakfast was quite good, omelettes were made on the spot and the overall selection... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a 2.5 star hotel not 4, don't let them fool you. I give this one star because of the location, otherwise it's zero star. Bathroom is a hazard. The bathtub is >10 year old and super small and awkward. The decor is stuck in 1980 when Vietnam just opened its door. The swimming pool is a ugly. Gym... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked one night, and we booked the Premium Deluxe Double. When we arrived, surprise ! it's actually 2 single bed joint. The room is big and clean but the mattress was really bad quality, we had a bad night. the bathtub was dirty. the good points were the breakfast and the location.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a premium delux room for 5 nights in May, 2015. The hotel is in a fantastic location, close to all major attractions. The street the hotel is on, Nguyen Hue turns into a walking street at night and had a great atmosphere. The room was spacious with a huge double bed! We had issues with the toilet... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this on the Internet. It is not the cheapest choice in Ho chi minh, but a great alternative. It is near the market, town hall, shopping street and it is a quiet area. No noise from traffic or other things. Wifi are ok and the food is excellent. They also have a swimminpool that is open till 09... More 

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Royal Hotel S, Public Relations Manager at Royal Hotel Saigon ( Kimdo Hotel), responded to this review

Dear Mr. Trond Nornann, Thank you very much for your choosing our hotel during your trip. We very much appreciate your feedback that encourages us to improve the quality of our services. We look forward to serving you again when you come back to Ho Chi Chi Minh City. Best Regards. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Fantastic staff - great location - the only negative is our bed was very hard - breakfasts we're wonderful- close to lots of shopping, restaurants and staff only to willing to organise tours the staff were so caring and friendly - would highly recommend this Hotel

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Royal Hotel S, Public Relations Manager at Royal Hotel Saigon ( Kimdo Hotel), responded to this review

Dear Ms. Catherine C., Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We sincerely hope you enjoyed your trip last time in Ho Chi Minh City. We appreciate your comment very much the help us improve our services. We hope to welcome you back to Royal Hotel Saigon soon. Best Regards. More 

Byron Bay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We stopped by here on a hot midday afternoon to escape the heat. Very comfortable seating and a nice view by the window. They advertisea set lunch from 11am to 14 pm which looks likea very good deal, for around 95,000. We planned to come, but haven't made it back as it's a bit far from our hotel.

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Royal Hotel S, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Hotel Saigon ( Kimdo Hotel), responded to this review

Dear our valued guest, Thank you very much for your comment about our hotel. Hopefully, we have a chance to serve you at our restaurant in the near future. Best regards. More 

Gosford, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Stayed 5 nights in May 2015 using one double room and one family room. The hotel is located in a central position in Saigon, actually on the Duong Nguyen Hue which runs from the Saigon River to the old colonial building which now houses the Communist Party Committee. This street is now a grand boulevarde and I would imagine the... More 

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Royal Hotel S, Public Relations Manager at Royal Hotel Saigon ( Kimdo Hotel), responded to this review

Dear our valued guest, Thank you for staying with us at Royal Hotel Saigon. We very much value your opinions about our hotel. We will try our best to improve our quality services better that makes your trip more enjoyable and comfortable. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel in the near future. Best Regards. More 

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Upon check in, they required certain documents. This is to be expected, but when they asked me to go to the business center and print them myself, I was a bit shocked. A supposed "4 Star" hotel, should offer to print them for you. When I arrived in my room, there was a window that literally faced a metal fence... More 

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Royal Hotel S, Manager at Royal Hotel Saigon ( Kimdo Hotel), responded to this review

Dear Ms. Kathlyn Tarwater, , Thank you for staying with us and for some feedback about your stay. Please accept my sincerest apologies regarding your experience our service I am so sorry to hear about our staff didn't serve you well than for your unexpected. Because your booking reserved before one hour by OTAs, our system didn’t get your booking... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

This hotel is a solid value for the money. It is located right in the middle of district one and near to many attractions. The rooms are comfortable and the bathrooms are in good condition. The staff is also very helpful. Keep in mind that this is an older hotel, but it has not been neglected. The appearance and fixtures... More 

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Royal Hotel S, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Hotel Saigon ( Kimdo Hotel), responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you very much for your comment and support to our hotel. Our hotel lobby has been renovated. The rooms and restaurant have been also upgrade. We will try to improve the room service for your more selection. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel soon to experience our new appearance. Best Regards. More 

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