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Garden Bay Genuine Halong Cruise

Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
+84 24 3927 5526
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3d/2n Gardenbay luxery cruise Halong bay

After a long research with which company we would do the Halong bay cruise, our hotel finally... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Thucie
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Nice cruise

Good value. Wonderful tour guide. I would recommend going on 3 day, 2 night as you can’t swim on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Experience the magical of Halong Bay - the world heritage aboard one of Tonkin Cruises' premiere boats. Since our fist lauch in 2011,Tonkin Cruises has grown to become one of the leading cruise companies and experts in Halong bay with four classic Garden Bay cruise
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“top deck” (8 reviews)
“small boat” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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+84 24 3927 5526
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a long research with which company we would do the Halong bay cruise, our hotel finally booked for us with Tonkin cruise the Gardenbay Luxery. And we were not dissapointed! We just booked a normal standard cabin. But uppon arrival it seemed that our...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good value. Wonderful tour guide. I would recommend going on 3 day, 2 night as you can’t swim on the 2 day and 1 night cruise which unfortunately we were not told. Staff were amazing. A great experience.

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Reviewed June 4, 2018

What a cruise, what a view, what a experience, what a room ... i don't have words or will say words will not finish , do experience it for sure. Manager is a nice guy, carry your beers, its expensive there but trick them by...More

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Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

We booked the 1 night and 2 day trip which we found too short due to travel times to and from Hanoi (4 hours each way.) We arrived on the boat at 1.00 pm and left the boat at 11.30 am (after having to check...More

Thank Maria C
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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

I am writing this review as i was a bit apprehensive leading up to my tour due to some of the comments regarding the condition of the boat and rooms. I was on the Garden Bay Legend for 3 days/2 nights. I was quite pleasantly...More

Thank Michelle K
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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights 3 days on board the garden bay 2.. what a fantastic time we had. It was a fablous experience cruising through Halong Bay and the weather was great. We had the most friendly host Chung, he was a happy freindly guy...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Im sorry to have to score so low, but i have to be honest, first look it seemed ok, the room smelt overpowering of fumes from the engine, the wallpaper was dirty, there was thick dust everywhere, pulled sheets back to check the mattress was...More

Thank Emmlis
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HoangNuong, Chủ sở hữu at Garden Bay Genuine Halong Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

This review should be removed, as guests did not tell the truth.Thye booked a normal cabin at cruise but tell crews that they pay for higher cabin category with balcony. Crews then check their receipt and it clearly stated they book a normal deluxe cabin,...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

The boats are great: very luxurious yet authentic, and to be able to shower while watching the mountains pass is amazing! That said, the poor organization (miscommunication between the staff and the security) made us waste two hours of the cruise, and therefore miss some...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

We booked this cruise after out Hanoi hotel reccommended it and it did not disappoint. From start to end the trip ran smoothly, our guide was fantastic and all the activities spaced out nicely. The meals on board were amazing (lots of food!) and special...More

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Reviewed February 17, 2018

The room was moderate but clean and functionality , the activities were very fun and the food was great in manner of taste and served in generosity way.

Thank Ori L
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Toddm1989
July 6, 2018|
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Response from Ori L | Reviewed this property |
If you're ordering 2 days - 1 night cruise than the shipping company provide a shuttle from and back to Hanoi.
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retiredaz1
November 8, 2015|
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Response from Ms_Jenny_Nguyen | Property representative |
Dear Retiredaz1, we have life jackets for everyone and you can choose the option: discover fishing village by bamboo boat with other guests instead kayaking, then come to small beach for swimming. if you have any question... More
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Zelda S
September 23, 2015|
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Response from GardenBayCruise | Property representative |
Dear Zelda S, Thank you so much for your interested in our service. For your information, we serve special menu ( vegetarian food) for Vegetarian, including Vegan Options. Please inform us in advance with your booking... More
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