Excellent services and comfort blend into one in Vietnam's luxurious hotels. Here are the 9 best 5-star Ho Chi Minh City hotels for business and leisure trips.
Are you looking for your next travelling ideas in Asia? How about a luxurious trip to Ho Chi Minh City? With the rising numbers of international trips to Vietnam, you have numerous options for great Ho Chi Minh City hotels, both for business and leisure. The 5-star hotels are situated near popular areas; such as Ben Thanh Market, Opera House, and Parkson Plaza.
Ho Chi Minh City’s popularity is rising among international travellers, who look for “bleasure” (mixing business and leisure) in one trip. You can use business and leisure facilities in a 5-star hotel. The combination of comfort, luxury, view, and close access to popular spots will make your trip more memorable.
Here is the list of Ho Chi Minh City hotels 5-star that will aid your search for accommodations near attractions.
1. Caravelle Saigon
Caravelle Saigon is only 1 minute of walking from Dong Khoi, a boulevard and shopping district full of beautiful French Colonial buildings. The hotel has a modern high-rise building with 24 floors, giving you beautiful views toward the boulevard. The luxurious interior has a palatial atmosphere, complete with modern amenities.
Caravelle Saigon has 333 spacious bedrooms that combine modern design elements and cosy elegance. The rooms have large beds and windows, private bathrooms with marble tiles, complimentary Wi-Fi, and safe boxes that can accommodate laptops. The rooms consist of Deluxe, Opera, and Signature; each accommodates three adults plus two children. The Heritage Suite has a more spacious work desk and a special seating area.
Source: Caravelle Saigon
Source: Caravelle Saigon
This Ho Chi Minh City hotel provides facilities such as outdoor pools, 24-hour airport shuttle, health club, and a business centre with meeting and conference rooms. Kara Spa offers various massage and treatment packages. You can also enjoy a buffet breakfast at Café de l’Opera or Nineteen Restaurant and order a fine dining package at Reflections, or have a relaxing drink at the SaigonSaigon: the elegant hotel rooftop bar situated on the 10th floor, which has quenched the thirst of journalists, politicians and soldiers since 1959 with both a generous happy hour and a panoramic view of Ho Chi Minh to boot.
Address: 19 Lam Sơn Square, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
Distance from Tan Son Nhat International Airport: About 6.9km or 30-minute drive Room rate per night: S$210
2. Hotel des Arts Saigon
Hotel des Arts Saigon is one of the best Ho Chi Minh City hotels for art lovers. Winner of the Lifestyle Hotel of the Year Award from Robb Report in 2018, this hotel doubles as an art gallery. The interior combines European elegance with modern design, giving you a beautiful experience while staying. The hotel is a 9-minute drive (1.6km) away from Saigon Square, while Independence Palace is an 11-minute drive (4.8km) away.
Hotel des Arts Saigon has 168 rooms and suites on 23 floors. The Sky Executive Grand Deluxe Room and the Executive Studio Suite present the crafts of local artists. All the rooms present you a sprawling view of the city. Each room offers designer-made toiletries, luxurious bathrooms, free Wi-Fi, and safe boxes that accommodate laptops.
Enjoy an amazing view from the Social Club, a rooftop bar that serves delicious dinner. Saigon Kitchen serves international menus for buffet breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Other facilities include an outdoor pool, spa, business centre, meeting and conference rooms, and 24-hour airport shuttle.
Address: 76-78 Nguyễn Thị Minh Khai, Phường 6, Quận 3, Hồ Chí Minh 70000, Vietnam
Distance from Tan Son Nhat International Airport: About 6.1km or 20-minute drive Room rate per night: S$279
3. Hotel Nikko Saigon
If you look for a more minimalist hotel design, Hotel Nikko Saigon is one of the best Ho Chi Minh City hotels District 1 can offer. The hotel is just 10 to 15 minutes of driving from Ben Thanh Market, Saigon Square, the Independence Palace, and the Museum of Ho Chi Minh City. The location is a little hidden from the busiest parts of the area, making it a great place to rest.
Hotel Nikko Saigon has 334 rooms and suites on its 23 floors. Each room has a spacious, modern design, dominated by a relaxing white interior. The Junior Suite and Executive Suite can accommodate three adults plus two children. The 23rd floor has a Nikko Club Lounge, which offers great beverages, snacks, and a beautiful view.
You can use high-speed WiFi, fax machine, and private meeting rooms at the spacious business centre, which is located on the 4th floor. Freshen up at Nikko Fitness Club, enjoy being pampered at Ren Spa, or order international and Chinese cuisines at La Brasserie and Ming Court Restaurants.
Address: 235 Đường Nguyễn Văn Cừ, Phường Nguyễn Cư Trinh, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
Distance from Tan Son Nhat International Airport: About 8km or 40-minute drive Room rate per night: S$183
4. Eastin Grand Hotel Saigon
Eastin Grand Hotel Saigon has close walking distances to famous religious and cultural destinations, such as Jade Emperor Pagoda and Vinh Nghiem Pagoda. This Ho Chi Minh City hotel has 268 rooms and seven floors, with spacious interiors and a vintage touch. Each room accommodates two adults and a maximum of two children.
Eastin Grand Hotel Saigon has Tung Garden, a fine-dining restaurant that serves modern Chinese cuisines. You can enjoy a buffet breakfast at Café Saigon, drink coffee at Cay Da Café, or enjoy beverages and snacks at Mot Hai Bar. It has a business centre and several meeting rooms, along with fast Wi-Fi in every room and public area.
This hotel is also ideal for a family trip because you can utilise their childcare or babysitting service. The airport shuttle service is complimentary.
Address: 253 Nguyễn Văn Trỗi, Phường 10, Phú Nhuận, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
Distance from Tan Son Nhat International Airport: About 3.1km or 10-minute drive Room rate per night: S$117
5. New World Saigon Hotel
Want a shopping trip in the centre of Ho Chi Minh? Stay at New World Saigon Hotel. It is just 3 minutes of walking to Nguyen Trai, a shopping district famous for the Zen Plaza Shopping Centre. You can shop for modern fashion items, jewellery, snacks and foods, and many more. Zen Plaza also showcases clothing items by Vietnamese designers, such as Thanh Long and Trong Nguyen.
New World Saigon Hotel has 533 rooms with city views and cosy interior. Each room has two sets of comfortable armchairs, a wide-screen TV, a modern bathroom with bathtub, Wi-Fi, and a safe box that accommodates a laptop. Each room can accommodate three adults and one child.
Enjoy a buffet breakfast at Parkview Restaurant, or have dinner with family at Splash, which offers children’s menu. Other facilities such as conference and meeting rooms, business centre, airport shuttle, limousine, and ATMs help you dealing with works without leaving the hotel.
Address: 76 Lê Lai, Phường Bến Thành, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh 700000, Vietnam
Distance from Tan Son Nhat International Airport: About 7.5km or 35-minute drive Room rate per night: S$172
6. An Lam Retreats Saigon River
Enjoy your business and leisure trips comfortably at An Lam Retreats Saigon River. The resort is one of the best Ho Chi Minh City hotels for travellers who prefer quiet and peaceful environment. It consists of 19 suites and villas, flanked by shady trees and located next to the Saigon River. You can take a 20-minute long boat trip to reach Ho Chi Minh City.
Source: An Lam Retreats Saigon River
All suites and villas have a combination of traditional and modern designs. Beautiful gardens surround all the suites, and several accommodations have private pools. Every suite has one King-size bed, but the villas have one to two bedrooms, plus a Jacuzzi tub.
Source: An Lam Retreats Saigon River
The restaurant serves modern and local cuisine; with the ingredients both organic and locally sourced. Enjoy various spa services while the kids play in the playground. Other facilities include a business centre, smooth Wi-Fi speed, a meeting room, and a conference room help you finishing some works.
Source: An Lam Retreats Saigon River
Address: 21/4 Trung Street, Vĩnh Phú, Thuận An, Bình Dương, Vietnam
Distance from Tan Son Nhat International Airport: About 14km or 60-minute drive Room rate per night: S$362
7. Norfolk Mansion Luxury Apartment
Norfolk Mansion Luxury Apartment is ideal for travellers who like more freedom in daily activities. The luxury residence offers 136 spacious, full-serviced apartments, from studio apartments to those with one and two bedrooms. Norfolk is just 4 minutes of walking from Saigon River, and 6 minutes from Vincom Centre Shopping Mall.
Each apartment has a living room, dining table, kitchen with complete appliances, and a balcony with chairs. Standard facilities include Wi-Fi, sofa set with TV, fridge with minibar, complimentary mineral water, ironing board, and a modern bathroom.
Enjoy your breakfast, lunch, or dinner at Terrazzo Café. The Shang Palace serves fine-dining Chinese cuisines for lunch and dinner. Outdoor swimming pool, business centre, complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas, a meeting room, and babysitting service will make your stay convenient.
Address: 17-19-21 Lý Tự Trọng, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh 70000, Vietnam
Distance from Tan Son Nhat International Airport: About 7km or 30-minute drive Room rate per night: S$184
8. Pullman Saigon Centre
Pullman Saigon Centre is one of the closest Ho Chi Minh hotels to Pham Ngu Lao, a backpacker area and a centre of nightlife. It is also close to the Museum of Ho Chi Minh City, Opera House, and Saigon Zoo. The hotel has 306 rooms with contemporary interiors and beautiful city views. The rooms consist of Superior, Deluxe, Executive, and Suite. They accommodate two adults and one child (the Suites accommodate four people).
Pullman Saigon Centre offers several eateries to satisfy your appetites. Urbane Lounge is a bistro that serves buffet breakfast, while Food ConneXion serves international cuisines. Steak lovers can eat at Mad Cow Wine & Grill and The swimming pool has a cosy bar where you can relax.
Pullman Saigon Centre has a complete shuttle service, which takes you to the airport, train station, or various popular destinations. The business centre, Wi-Fi, meeting rooms, and multiple conference rooms make any business trip easier.
Address: 148 Đường Trần Hưng Đạo, Phường Nguyễn Cư Trinh, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh 070000, Vietnam
Distance from Tan Son Nhat International Airport: About 8km or 40-minute drive Room rate per night: S$161
9. Sofitel Saigon Plaza
Another luxurious hotel near the Saigon River, Sofitel Saigon Plaza presents 286 rooms with unique contemporary interiors. The hotel is close to the Notre-Dame Basilica and Vietnam National Museum of History. Each room has perfect facilities for your comfort, including thick drapes, coffee/tea maker, fridge with minibar, and iPod docking.
Sofitel Saigon Plaza serves buffet breakfast and International cuisine in its restaurant. Spa, fitness centre, sauna, outdoor swimming pool, and a health club are available to refresh your body. The business centre, meeting room, conference room, ATMs, and speedy Wi-Fi in all areas support every leisure or business trip. The shuttle and limo services are ready to take you anywhere in the city.
Address: 17 Lê Duẩn, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh 070000, Vietnam
Distance from Tan Son Nhat International Airport: About 6.6km or 25-minute drive Room rate per night: S$193
Who says Vietnam is only for backpackers? Enjoy the best amenities and services from 5-star Ho Chi Minh City hotels for memorable business or leisure trips.