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Fansipan View Hotel

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Xuan Vien Street, Sapa town, Lao Cai, Vietnam, Sapa, Vietnam
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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lancashire
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a pleasant place to stay in Sapa. As part of the Panorama Hotel complex, we were impressed how people arriving on the early morning train were greeted with the offer of showers and breakfast until the rooms became available. Our room was lovely, clean and comfortable. Breakfast was superb with an enormous choice from the buffet

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We chose a bit less expensive hotel going by Vietnam standards and that what we got. No heat ( it was very chilly when we were here) the room old and neglected ( my lamp had a frayed open cable and I was afraid to plug it in with the fear of starting a fire) , no map of the... More 

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59 reviews 59 reviews
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Hotel is quite okay, it is reasonable clean and our room had a really nice view. It is not really cheap nor luxury. Breakfast is okay but not that much. Location is really central although the way up is a bit dark by night but never felt unsafe. Staf is friendly.

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Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We really enjoyed our stay at the Fansipan in May 2014. The host was a laugh a minute and really keen to make our stay enjoyable. Would highly recommend it if you want comfortable, clean, tidy, friendly accommodation in Sapa. We'd definitely stay there again if we go back. Our view was amazing over the city/mountains and surprisingly, the bed... More 

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equality
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Enjoyed our stay at fansipan with its incredible views. The staff was so friendly and helped to arrange our hiking tour on quick notice the moment we arrived. They also arranged a local bus to dien bien phu for our departure and went out of they're way to make sure we made connection with taking us to meet bus and... More 

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Calgary
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We stayed at this hotel in mid-January knowing it's not the ideal time to visit Sapa. The hotel is very central, and has a great heating system which was required. Pros: Good English speaking staff member Twin who was very helpful. A great view if it's a clear day from the rooms at the front of the hotel, clean, hot... More 

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SANTANYI, Islas Baleares, Spain
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54 reviews 54 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We found them in the center of Sa Pa, hidden in an upstairs of the central park. Staff was really friendly and the room was clean and huge. Big and comfortable bed with warm blankets. A/C was necessary with the cold we found!

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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This is an example of an establishment that, in a town run purely by the funds of tourism; now takes this money for granted. Management are only interested in your payment and the overall turnover of first-time Sapa tourists that likely will only ever visit once. I was traveling with a friend and booked and paid for a Superior twin... More 

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Windhoek, Windhoek, Namibia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
25 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Lovely clean warm room, great shower, soft comfy bed, friendly staff. We had a lovely stay here during our trekking of Sapa. The restaurant downstairs is also awesome - recommend the hot pot! We would definitely stay again.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This was a welcome relief after the overnight train. With great views and the most lovely friendly staff I would highly recommend this place when you are looking for a place to stay in Sapa. We were there for 2 nights my friend and I had a lovely twin room which was great to be warm from the cold Sapa... More 

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