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“Top-end budget accom” 4 of 5 stars
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Cam Minihotel
40/31 Bui Vien St. | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam   |  
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Ranked #309 of 370 Hotels in Ho Chi Minh City
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“Top-end budget accom”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2009

The $18 per night that we paid was more than we had budgeted for before arriving in Saigon. We hadn't counted on high-season Saigon prices though..... You can find cheaper rooms for around $10-15 or dorm beds for $7 but we found that after our first night in a windowless box we were ready to pay the extra few dollars.

At Cam hotel we got a huge room with decent enough balcony, bathtub and powerful AC. Other places in the alleyways near pham ngu lao and bui vien for a similar price were comparable but their balconies were smaller so we stuck with it for 5 nights.

There are some really nice restaurants and bars in minihotel alley and some equally good ones the next alley over. Plus you can walk to the war remnants museum etc within 15 minutes (highly recommended) so the locations is pretty good.

Lastly, the owners little black dog who sits by your feet whilst you go on the internet is pretty friendly and cute...

  • Stayed December 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Service
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Address: 40/31 Bui Vien St. | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Location: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
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Ranked #309 of 370 Hotels in Ho Chi Minh City
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Number of rooms: 12
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