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Cua Dai Hotel
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   544 Cua Dai St., Hoi An, Vietnam   |  
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Ranked #38 of 79 hotels in Hoi An
Hanoi, Vietnam
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“Very nice hotel, good service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

Stayed here in November for 3 nights and enjoyed like hell. The house is very nice, rooms are big, clean and nicely furnished, pool is well-maintained, service is great and the breakfast by the pool is just awesome. Location is good, not exactly in downtown, but only a few minutes walk to the market and anyway in Hoi An you need a bicycle. Will definitely come back.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

Rooms were a little tired and musty smelling, but characterful building. Pool good and plenty of choice at breakfast. Quiet location, but only five minute walk from centre of Hoi An. Stayed here for a couple of nights and would stay again.

Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

We stayed here last month ,it was the 4th time .we really like it cause it isn't a huge resort but a fairly small friendly hotel .the rooms are a good size ,a little bumped about in place but to be honest it is fine . Breakie is always yummy with a buffet of delights that you can have while sitting out beside the pool . It is only a short still into the old quarter which we enjoy cause you get to enjoy wandering through the street of HoiAn taking it all in .lots of places to eat are only meters away .

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

The exterior of the hotel is lovely but can't say the same about the room. The bathroom door is broken and the water heater didn't work well. The bathroom is very dim, because there is only light bulb at the basin. The bathtub is badly designed - need to be very careful when you are climbing out of the tub because it is too high. The metal parts in the basin (the drainage) are rusty. Overall, not a nice experience to use the bathroom.

Also the hotel didn't provide any complimentary water. They charged us for the local mineral water (not evian or Perrier) which i consider being too petty. Also service was bad, they came after us for more money, when we were leaving. They claimed that they omitted some charges in our bill.

Even though the room is not very pleasant, the breakfast is superb. The pho bo and the steamed flour wrap with veg were very tasty. The local seasonal fruits served are fresh. I think the high quality breakfast is due to the fact that this hotel is owned by Ms Vy which owns Morning Glory and a few other very popular restaurants. Ms Vy will need to bring the standard of her hotel up to align it closer to her restaurants.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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Table View, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

This hotel is slightly away from the main tourist area, about 5 minute walk. The staff at the hotel was very friendly and some of them spoke passable English. The rooms were big(ish) and the bathroom was also of a good size. The rooms were clean and neat, as was the whole hotel. There were free wireless available and a pool, in the courtyard next to the outdoor restaurant.

Breakfast was reasonable, especially compared to standard breakfasts in Vietnam, and is of the buffet style so volume is not an issue. There was a laundry +- 100 meters away. All of the rooms were away from the street and so were nice and quite.

There were bicycle rentals just across the street and they also provide a guide if needed. ATM's are scarce and only found in the old town as were the money exchanges, don't use the hotel for money exchange but rather shop around town.

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Ocala, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

Although the hotel's website is way over the top artistically, the actual experience of this place was above expectations. My room, on the ground floor near the lobby, was quiet and comfortable. The pool and breakfast/lounge area were relaxing and a good place to get away from the room and the street noise. Breakfast was above average with eggs cooked to order. Staff was excellent and helpful.

Although Cua Dai is a longer walk from the center of town than other places, it i still near restaurants and services. The NA Spa (?) across the street is cheap ($18 an hour) and very competent.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We had four nights at this hotel and thoroughly enjoyed it, very warm welcome, helpful staff to highlight places of interest, the room was very clean and always lovely and chilled as the air con stayed on. My boyfriend wasn't keen on the bacon and sausage at breakfast but we had fresh croissants and pancakes which were very lovely. We used the laundry opposite the hotel on the street, it was reasonable and ready the next day, it was cheaper for us to do it by the kilo rather than per item which is how the hotel manage laundry for customers.

Check out Cargo patisserie and restaurant, the cakes are amazing. I would stay here again.

Room Tip: We were facing the road but slept easily, you may wish to face the pool which is at the back of the...
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  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Cua Dai Hotel

Address: 544 Cua Dai St., Hoi An, Vietnam
Location: Vietnam > Quang Nam Province > Hoi An
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#7 Best Value Hotel in Hoi An
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Cua Dai Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located just 10 minutes walk away from the World Heritage Ancient town of Hoi An, the Cua Dai Hotel has a restaurant and pool in a beautiful garden setting. The Cua Dai has been recently been renovated and upgraded, offering a variety of rooms and comfortable relaxing indoor and outdoor areas. The Cua Dai is a family owned hotel and employs many staff from outside the township of Hoi An. ... more   less 
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Cua Dai Hoi An
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