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Historic Bar

Well preserved bar in which you can reimagine the foreign correspondents gathering here during the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TK88888
Recommended. Great. We will come back.

We came in the night. All of Ho Chi Minh city is spread wide open. Good wind on the roof. The city... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
RamH59
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If only these walls could talk. Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar on the top floor of the hotel is one of the few remaining bars in our rapidly-developing city with such a long and colourful history to tell. Way before sky bars, craft beer and social media...more
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19-23 Lam Son Square, District 1 | Rooftop via 9th Floor, Caravelle Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My friend wanted a a beer from there. So we went up there, everything on the menu was pretty much over priced, I ordered 3 piece of garlic breads for $70,000 dong and additional cheese for another 10,000 each piece, and also a cold tea...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well preserved bar in which you can reimagine the foreign correspondents gathering here during the Vietnam war to watch the evening bombing. The bar has its own brew of beer, which is quite nice.More

Date of experience: August 2019
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CaravelleSaigon, General Manager at Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear johnbW1604IE, Thank you for your positive feedback on a great piece of our history, iconic Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar - One of the best bars in town. Our Caravelle Terrace Draft beer has been a favourite by many travelers and locals alike. I trust...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came in the night. All of Ho Chi Minh city is spread wide open. Good wind on the roof. The city lights. Very nice music and very good drinks. The drinks menu is very rich. The prices are at mid to high range, but...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank RamH59
CaravelleSaigon, General Manager at Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear RamH59, Thank you for your kind comments following your recent visit to our iconic Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar – One of the best entertainment venues in town. We are delighted to hear you were pleased with every corner of our truly authentic hospitality and...More

Reviewed August 16, 2019 via mobile

With historical significance, politicians, soldiers, journalists and reporters would come for a break as well as to exchange info at time of war. As time passed, now more a sentimental experience.More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Robertal34
CaravelleSaigon, Director of Food & Beverage at Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Robertal34, Thank you for your kind comments on a great piece of our history, iconic Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar – One of the best bars in town. The venue continues to be favoured by many travelers and locals alike. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed August 16, 2019 via mobile

This was a bit of a treat for my partner and I while in HCMT while trying to keep to our budget! The bar was jaw dropping and the staff were so delightful and attentive. Highly recommend, try to catch the bar during Happy Hour...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ChannieN
CaravelleSaigon, Director of Food & Beverage at Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear ChannieN, Thank you for your positive feedback on our attentive service following your recent visit to our iconic Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar – One of the best entertainment venues in town. We are glad to hear you enjoyed our happy hour and signature cocktails...More

Reviewed July 25, 2019 via mobile

Came her for a drink and a snack to watch sunset. There is a lovely atmosphere, everything if well priced (especially their happy hour drinks), and their terrace beer is great.More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank mandypitchers
CaravelleSaigon, Director of Food & Beverage at Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2019

Dear mandypitchers, Thank you for your positive feedback following your recent visit to our iconic Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar – One of the best entertainment spots in town. The venue as you mentioned is worth a visit during our happy hour to enjoy a Caravelle...More

Reviewed June 19, 2019

Nice roof terrace to sit out and watch the hustle and bustle below. Band was very good but rather loud. Sitting outside was ideal!More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lee_the_traveller
CaravelleSaigon, General Manager at Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2019

Dear lee_the_traveller, Thank you for your review following your recent visit to our iconic Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar – One of the best bars in town. We always recommend the Bar’s terrace for those who prefer a spectacular night view and ease of conversation while...More

Reviewed June 10, 2019

I felt so good here. The vibe was awesome for a Saturday night. The view was great and the drinks were good. I think the drinks were a little over-priced but the ambiance and the view made up for it. It was good to see...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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CaravelleSaigon, Director of Food & Beverage at Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2019

Dear Yahwehnam, Thank you for taking the time to pass on such a great review on our attentive service and spectacular view from our iconic Saigon Saigon. I trust you had an enjoyable time with our Resident Cuban Band – Living Cuba. The venue continues...More

Reviewed May 26, 2019

Visited for an afternoon Gin and Tonic since the weather was very hot. This bar was one of the favorite watering holes, the other the Rex Rooftop Bar, during the War. (The Rex was well known as the site of the 5 O'Clock Follies, the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Dionges1
CaravelleSaigon, Director of Food & Beverage at Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2019

Dear Dionges1, Thank you for your kind comments on our signature drinks and attentive service following your recent visit to our iconic Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar. We consistently receive positive reviews regarding our Resident Cuban Band – Living Cuba, definitely not to be missed. Wishing...More

Reviewed May 23, 2019

We were in Ho Chi Minh City for three nights and came here three times! It is a great bar on the roof of the Caravelle Hotel, with fantastic views across the city. I had some lovely espresso martinis here. I just loved the ambience...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank craice
CaravelleSaigon, Director of Food & Beverage at Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2019

Dear craice, What great feedback as this is always the type of review we love to receive from our guests. Thank you for taking the time to pass on such a detailed review on every corner of our truly authentic hospitality including signature cocktails, spectacular...More

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Ccoss
September 1, 2019|
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Response from CaravelleSaigon | Property representative |
Dear Ccoss, Thank you for your inquiry. Saigon Saigon Rooftop Bar is open from 11:00am and we have lunch buffet at Nineteen Restaurant on the Ground Floor. From the Heart of Saigon, The Caravelle Team.
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joanne_fouchie
February 5, 2019|
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Response from CaravelleSaigon | Property representative |
Hi JoanneF, Short are welcome. We look forward to seeing you soon! Top tip - happy hours run from 4-7pm daily, with live music at those times on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. From the Heart of Saigon, Caravelle Team
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joanne_fouchie
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Response from Brian L | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it is necessary, shorts are also ok, no dress code I think
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