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First Hotel

18 Hoang Viet Street, Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to airport, clean and friendly. Free airport shuttle pick up and drop off. Breakfast was pretty poor, banquet style, not great selection, home made dim sums had raw pastry, poor selection of reconstituted juices no fresh. Wouldn't recommend for extended stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were 4 adults and 3 teenagers spending one night at the hotel. We came from Copenhagen via Bangkok on our way to Phu Quoc. The hotel provides a free shuttle to the airport that worked perfect. They picked us up at the airport before lunchtime and our 3 rooms were already accessable. All staff members were very friendly and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for last part of my trip in VN. Definitely a 3 star small hotel that is not international grade. Stayed in the best room - Executive Suite in the First wing which is the newer wing. Room itself was good size, nice marble bathroom, comfortable bed and interesting art. However look and feel of the furniture reminded me... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although our flight was delayed and it took nearly an hour to get our visa, we were met by a smiling young man who had waited to collect us at the airport-all part of the excellent service provided by the hotel. All the staff were friendly and helpful. The room was spacious and comfortable, with all the amenities you could... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The location was near to TBECC where we have exhibition over there. Free WiFi with great coverage and no lost connection issue. Room is comfortable, breakfast is good, provide free shuttle to and from airport. Easy to get cab and go to other places, plenty of convenient stores and restaurants surround. Fast check in and check out.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Full review: http://ivanteh-runningman.blogspot.sg/2015/07/first-hotel.html Introduction Located about 10 - 20 minutes drive away from the Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, First Hotel is an all-in-one event venue. The sprawling grounds of First Hotel occupies 3 buildings around a traffic intersection, and is a popular venue for conventions, meetings, and weddings. However, there are signs of aging... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Stayed at the First a few years back when our itinerary left us with a lay day before our flight out of Vietnam. We remembered the hotel as a good choice and it has been improved over the last 5 years. We stayed over the road in the new section which was fine. The executive room was large and well... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Booked this hotel for an overnight stay after arriving on a late flight and leaving early the next day on a trip. The hotel is only a10 minute drive away from the airport of which the hotel provides free transfers. The rooms were really nicely decorated with dark wooden furniture. Ate in the hotel restaurant with was lovely and good... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

I don't know what all of the negativity is about, this hotel ticked all the boxes when it came to comfort, service and a nice quiet place to stay for business and and a bit of r & r. My #1 tip for fellow travellers is that when you stay you must eat at a little restaurant literally across the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

In transit from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh, the Phnom Penh flight was cancelled and I was looking at 24 hours in the airport because I didn't have a visa to stay in Vietnam. Vietnam Air negotiated with the police to take me to a hotel to stay for the night. I was taken to the First Hotel... More 

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