One thing that sets Ho Tay Hotel apart from the other budget places is that the proprietor speaks English.
That’s not so surprising when you realise they offer tours – English is more of a necessity when selling pricey trips – but it also aids negotiation. Not that we had to negotiate to get a good price here: it’s one of the cheapest places in town. Rooms are standard for the area. Its address is Anh Dao, but the entrance is actually on Vuon Dao.
Address: 2 Anh Dao, Bai Chay, Ha Long City
T: (033) 384 6620;
Coordinates (for GPS): 107º3'2.48" E, 20º57'28.94" N
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Room rates: Under US$10
What we were quoted as a walk-in.
|Sgl air-con private bathroom||200,000 dong||200,000 dong|
|Dbl air-con private bathroom||250,000 dong||250,000 dong|
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