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Blue River Hotel

283/2C Pham Ngu Lao Street, Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Ranked #89 of 360 hotels in Ho Chi Minh City
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been a regular visitor to Vietnam over a number of years. For the last 8 years I have always chosen this hotel when in Ho Chi Minh City, and recommended it to others. The location is central & convenient, the rooms always clean, and prices very reasonable. The real bonus is the staff who are always friendly, polite,... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a bit hard to find in a first place. But otherwise it was OK. Nothing really to complain about. For that price range it's a good deal. Near to the main street, where you can find many bars & restaurants.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is also very quiet at night despite the busy surroundings. Simply good value for money. Lot's of good street food everywhere. Staff is very friendly and helpful. The breakfast (included) is a little simple but it works.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This was the best place I have stayed in Asia. For the price , it is extremely great value for money and I wouldn't stay anywhere else given the choice. We were blown away with how clean and comfortable the room was, the staff were excellent and communicated well in English, they organized a taxi to the airport at the... More

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Three different Blue Rivers all near each other. We entered the wrong one but were taken across the alley to ours. The room was clean. The beds were a bit hard, but you get used to that travelling in SE Asia. The bathroom has opaque sliding glass doors, which could be a bit embarrassing depending on the travel partner. For... More

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Central Russia, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The best thing of Blue River is it's situation. Just near Bui Vien street (a street of tourists and backcampers with lots of restaurants and shops). And about 10-15 mins from most of showplaces. Service is also great. Minus: there's no elevator so be ready to take your bags up (anyway the staff is always there to help you). The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

Good value, clean and comfortable rooms. Only 5 minutes walk to the beach and 5 minutes to good restaurants etc. Only complaint is that 2 items of my clothing went missing when they did our laundry and due to the language barrier I'm still unsure what happened to them!

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Me and a friend stayed here for 5 nights and were extremely happy with our choice, the surrounding area isn't particularly nice or safe but do not be put off! The staff are the friendliest hotel staff I have ever encountered. When we chose Ho Chi Minh we knew that petty crime and theft was an issue in the area... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

When we turned up we were told we were being placed in one of their newer hotels just up the road which was fine. The room was simple and not quite as attractive as the photos of the main hotel. However it was a good size and really clean with a modern bathroom. Breakfast wasn't great but not the worst... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights and were pleasantly surprised by just how nice it was given the cheap price of $25/night for double ensuite! Our ground floor room was newly refurbished and comfortable. Handy location. Could leave our bags here when we went off on an overnight motorbike tour. Organised airpoirt pick up and drop off- very convenient and... More

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Address: 283/2C Pham Ngu Lao Street, Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Location: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Blue River Hotel is a newly built and refurbished hotel which combine Vietnamese hospitality with international and welcome atmosphere. All room offer a choice of queen or twin beds, window with nice view, air conditioner, flat screen LCD TV, free wifi, in-room safe, private bathroom, hair dryer.Whilst the room rate is budget, the facilities are clean and definitely comfortable, with a light breakfast included and friendly staff who are always willing to go the extra mile to help with tour bookings, hire cars, taxi’s and any other help you may require.Every room has a private bathroom, hair dryer, mini-bar, air conditioner, flat screen LCD TV with international channels, wireless internet access, IDD telephone and in-room safe.Blue River Hotel take pride in pampering our guests with service such as safe deposit box, luggage storage, laudry, DVD players as request and airport pickup & transfer service. ... more   less 
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