quiet (no karaoke in evenings!!!) comfortable rooms (with bath!!!), near the citadel, dong ba market, coop.mart. there are a lot of good and not expensive restaurants. laundry, bike rental, excursions, bus tickets etc. the best include breakfast we've seen in vietnam (banana pancakes or eggs with bread with jam/cheese/ bakon, fruits. coffe-tea-milkshake). and very nice people work here.