Grand Hotel Saigon is a 5-star luxury hotel located in the heart of ancient and well-known Saigon, offering a colonial palace-style stay in Vietnam to guests. Founded in 1930, this hotel underwent total restoration in 1997. Grand Hotel Saigon itself is precisely located in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City. Similarly in this area, you will find many museums, restaurants, bars, shopping centres, and many more.
Overlooking the Saigon River and the historic streets, this hotel is an ideal accommodation to start your city tour without any fuss, for starters with the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City is only 8 minutes (650 metres) walk from Grand Hotel Saigon, while Tan Son Nhat International Airport is a convenient 28-minute (7.4km) drive away.
As mentioned earlier, staying at this hotel grants you several tourist attractions, such as the Opera House, Museum of Fine Arts, and Reunification Palace. All of them are within 2km or less than 10 minutes by car from the hotel.
Emphasising classic French design, you will be greeted by a warm and luxurious atmosphere when entering the guest room, outfitted with elegant furnishings and bedding. Grand Hotel Saigon has a total of 251 rooms and suites split into two wings.
The first one is called Ancient Wing, offering a unique decor influenced by European colonial architecture; drawing elegance and comfort from every corner of the wing. The second one is Luxury Wing, considering a more modern-luxury design. Inaugurated in 2011, each room in this wing provides great lighting and fancy furniture.
Each room offers modern amenities alongside its classically-designed interiors. The basic room has an area of 30 square metres furnished with a minibar, air conditioning, ironing facilities, safe, telephone, a flat-screen satellite TV, and a marble bathroom equipped with a bathtub and shower. As for the most luxurious unit in the hotel, guests will stay in a 50 square metres room. Situated from the 1st to 3rd floors of the Ancient Wing, it offers a wonderful view of the historic street or the pool, as well as offers a separate seating area. A marble-inspired en-suite bathroom comes with free toiletries and a bathtub.
Grand Hotel Saigon also aims to provide guests with a memorable stay experience by presenting leisure and business facilities. To get the ultimate in relaxation, you can access the on-site spa facility called Le Grand Spa, where you can take a relaxing drip in a hot tub or experience one of their sauna sessions!
There is also a fitness centre to keep your body in shape during your vacation. Furthermore, this fully-equipped fitness centre is a great place to bring you the most relaxing views of the city after your busy day.
Varied dining options are another perk of staying at the Grand Hotel Saigon. If you are into Chinese and Vietnamese specialities, Chez-Nous Restaurant should be considered, while Saigon Palace Restaurant serves a wide variety of Asian and Western delights, and its rooftop restaurant—Grand Cafe—offers refreshing cocktails and wines.
To ensure the convenience of all guests during their stay, Grand Hotel Saigon also provides a 24-hour front desk, where the staff will assist you with a wide array of services; including a tour arrangement, airport transfer, dan private car rentals, making it a breeze to contact the front desk for any assistance at all.