Guesthouses, hotels and resorts
Though development is underway on half a dozen resorts along China Beach, accommodation options are currently rather limited. The long-running, ever-popular Hoa's Place is an excellent option and the main draw for most travellers. There is also a four-star resort, Sandy Beach, less than a kilometre south of Hoa's, and more resorts on the way. There are several basic hotels located across the highway from the beach, of which we've listed one.
A four-star winner255 Huyen Tran Cong Chua St (just off the beach road), China Beach
T: (0511) 3836 216; F: (0511) 3836 335
This four-star place wins our praise by providing luxury travellers with an excellent resort experience at a generous discount for internet bookings and walk-ins. The inevitable comparison would be ... Read the full review of Sandy Beach Resort.USD 100+ 1 vote Luxury
A budget institution on the beach215/14 Huyen Tran Cong Chua St, China Beach
T: (0511) 3969 216;
Sandwiched between Sandy Beach to the south and the Furama Resort to the North, Hoa's Place stands out as the single option for budget travellers wanting to stay on the sand. Thankfully, it's not a ... Read the full review of Hoa's Place.Under USD 10 12 votes Backpacker
Pleasant, but off the beachBeach Road, Across from Sandy Beach, China Beach
T: (0511) 3847 43;
Across the road from Sandy Beach and Hoa's Place are several low-key shophouse style hotels. Of these, we liked Nhu Phuong the best. Located across from the entrance to Sandy Beach, it offers simple ... Read the full review of Nhu Phuong Hotel.Under USD 10 1 vote Backpacker
My Khe Beach
My Khe is the local name for the beach directly east of Da Nang, about 2 km from the Han River. There is some passable older accommodation here on the southern half of the beach, though you'll be paying more for location than for charm.
Comfortable, but overpricedAlong the new beach Rd, My Khe Beach.
T: (0511) 3932 666; F: (0511) 3844 328
On our last visit, we found the Tourane to be showing its age. Thankfully, they seem to have noticed that too, as the place seems to be gleaming under its new coat of pale yellow paint. It's is a ... Read the full review of Tourane Hotel.USD 50 to 100 1 vote Toprange
Bland and boxy241 Nguyen Van Thoai, My Khe Beach
T: (0511) 3836 125; F: (0511) 3836 123
Like many of the old, government-run hotels in Vietnam, My Khe Hotel seems to have been made from the same set of blueprints -- perhaps left behind by the French as they fled the country. My Khe ... Read the full review of My Khe 1 Hotel.USD 20 to 50 1 vote Midrange
Son Tra Peninsula
There are two places with rooms on the peninsula, and they couldn't be more different from one another. High-end resorts are currently under construction further up the road.
A secluded beachfront retreatTho Tang, Son Tra Peninsula, Da Nang
T: (0511) 399 0179; F: (0511) 9320 802
This resort is about 9km from My Khe Beach on the Son Tra peninsula down a long, steep, concrete path from the beach road to the water. The beach here feels utterly secluded -- a feature that will ... Read the full review of Bien Dong Resort.USD 20 to 50 1 vote Midrange
Very basic affairsSon Tra Peninsula, Beach road, Da Nang
T: (0511) 3210 139;
This is one of a collection of waterside restaurants along the Suoi Rang Ecological Tourism area, which is a rocky bit of beach starting 2km north of Bien Dong resort. They offer rooms here -- very ... Read the full review of Ho Binh Bai Rang Restaurant.Under USD 10 1 vote Backpacker
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