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Tangerang, Indonesia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stay in this hotel for 4 nights. It is located in pham ngu lau area (district 1). Cozy budget hotel, 18 USD/night for 1 room with Queen size bed. Walking distance to ben thanh market. I can recomended this hotel for backpakcker traveler.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed in early January 2017, They were still very much renovating and didn't look anywhere near finished. Anywhere else in the world would have closed its doors and not allowed guests to stay in this environment. The entire hotel was full of paint dust, the lobby entrance had workers with jack hammers or band saws and all sorts of...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I made a private booking for 1-5th February 2017 (booked in September 2016), as we had been recommended this hotel. I received not only a booking confirmation, but an email from the manager confirming my booking and an upgrade, as it had taken 3 emails to get a response about an issue I needed verified. It was shear luck that...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's all a bit chaotic whilst renovation works go on but the staff are very nice polite helpful and apologetic could imagine review will be 4 or 5 star once everything is complete. We did think we have paid for breakfast but they are not serving breakfast at the moment that might be more a complaint for the travel agenot...

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Leipzig, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even if travelling on a tight budget, I'd always expect a cheap hostel/hotel to be clean and safe. I have to say that I didn't feel either of those things staying at the Elegant Inn. It was a basic room, which I don't mind because it was really cheap, but the towels were off-white (looked like they had originally been...

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Thank Mal97
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

DONT GO THERE NOW. The place is a total mess. Although it has a good location, spacious room and clean bathroom, the renovations going on just totally ruins it. We basically walked into the hotel with people drilling the floor tiles and cementing the floor. It was like walking into a construction site. Their makeshift lobby was in the corridor...

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Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

Not worth the money as removations are still under way. Drilling etc starts at 7am.. Not the most relaxing way to wake up! Location is great though. Staff seems quite ok and i had no problems as a guy bringing a local girl i met to stay with me.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

Supermarket, convenience store within a stones throw. Good bahn mi and good Japanese restaurant opposite (Mi Ramen Hokkaido Ramen). Very good location. Near the back packers street and the Ben thanh market. Easily accessible. Taxis aplenty. They also recommend tours to cu chi tunnel and Mekong delta at reasonable prices and can be booked just the night before. There is...

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Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

Renovations are taking place at present making for some minor inconveniences. (just some dust and a bit of noise during the day) Room was much better last time. No breakfast available at the moment, but plenty of options for great food nearby. Hungry Pig is great for Western food if you prefer. Rooms are clean and comfortable with air conditioning....

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

So we asked the price of renting a motorbike and it would be $10 USD, we found one for way cheaper than that, so we went with the cheaper option. We had it all day & was able to park it in front of the hotel (free) as we thought we would be able to do until the next day....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in a quiet backpacker's area, Elegant Inn Saigon offers air-conditioned guestrooms with free Wi-Fi. It is 15-minute walk from City Hall in Ho Chi Minh City. Room service is available 24 hours. All guestrooms come with cable TV, free bottled water and tea/coffee making facilities. En suite bathrooms are equipped with a shower or bathtub. Some rooms offer city views. Elegant Inn is 1 km from Ben Thanh Market. Airport transfers and motorbike rentals can be arranged at an extra charge. On-site parking is free. Day trips can be arranged at the tour desk. The inn also provides foreign currency exchange, photo processing services and a 24-hour front desk. A daily breakfast is available from 06:30 - 09:30 at the hotel's restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elegant Inn

Address: 140 Cong Quynh | Pham Ngu Lao ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (Formerly Xuan Mai Hotel)
Location: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: $16 - $22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Elegant Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Hotel Xuan Mai
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#14 Family Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#31 Romantic Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#40 Business Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
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“Upper floors are better.”
 of 5 bubbles ajoym741, Nov 2, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one upstairs or a "quiet room" - there are roosters and a dog downstairs that are pretty loud.”
 of 5 bubbles KLF_1031, May 6, 2016 | Read review
“4th floor back side”
 of 5 bubbles 349andrewo, Apr 23, 2016 | Read review
“Louis is a great guy and runs a great little hotel. He will look after you...!!!”
 of 5 bubbles allanynb, Apr 8, 2016 | Read review
“Try to get as high up a room as possible to avoid the honks”
 of 5 bubbles brett1304, Apr 6, 2016 | Read review
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