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Accommodation in Ho Chi Minh?

  • sel206

    Joined Travelfish
    10th March, 2011
    Posts: 4

    Ill be arriving in Ho Chi Minh city a week from now and have some questions about guest houses/hostels? Where are the best ones, or ones people would recommend? Pref. in District 1. Ill be arriving late, at about 11pm so it should be a place with 24hr reception. Dorms or single rooms are okay too. If anyone has a recommendation or advice let me know.

    #1 Posted: 22/3/2011 - 11:33

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    Saigon has a million of them - so if you could narrow down how you are defining "best" that would help people help steer you. For example, this appeals to me, but might not be to your tastes:


    #2 Posted: 22/3/2011 - 18:16

  • 69bertie

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    22nd December, 2009
    Posts: 90

    Posted from within Vietnam.

    You really need to give some indication of your budget. Most places, even if closed, can be woken up. Mini hotels go for about $20 or less per room (breakfast sometimes included) and as Madmac says there are loads of them. If you are looking at 2/3 star and above, it might pay to go look at some booking agents to see what is available (Agoda, AsiaRooms etc). Nothing says you have to book with them.

    #3 Posted: 22/3/2011 - 21:17

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