Travellers... Not only it is going to be a great holiday in Vietnam, but you're also guaranteed to enjoy your stay with these best 5-star hotels in Da Nang.
Facing the South China Sea, Da Nang is a beautiful paradise surrounded by mountains and sea. Being the largest city in Central Vietnam, Da Nang represents the harmony between the unparalleled natural landscape and the modern urban living. Situated between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, the city is accessible by plane, bus, and train and often considered a transportation hub, especially for people heading to Vietnam’s celebrated old town Hoi An.
Despite being a transportation hub, the city itself is an exotic tourist destination, ranked #15 on The New York Times’ list of 52 places to visit in 2019, as cited by The Travel Sisters. In addition to this, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism reported that in 2018, the city saw an increase in the number of visitors to 7.6 million people, 15.5% higher than the number in 2017.
If you are into luxury vacations, Da Nang has a lot to offer. Whether a chic hotel room in the downtown area, a ritzy suite room in a beachfront resort, or a secluded modern villa with a private pool, there is always something that will suit your taste, and here are the top 5 best 5-star Da Nang hotels that will leave you mesmerised!
1. InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort
Imagine waking up to the tropical island breeze and sipping your morning coffee while enjoying a spectacular vista of the South China Sea in the morning. Fancy! That is one of the perks you can get when you stay at the InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort. Situated where lush hills meet a secluded pristine beach, this five-star beachfront resort deserves a spot in your list when looking for a luxury hotel in Da Nang.
Ranked #77 on Travel + Leisure’s Top 100 Hotels in the World 2019, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort represents the crème de la crème of Da Nang hotels. Designed by celebrated architect Bill Bensley, the resort boasts 201 classic rooms, suites, penthouse units, and luxurious villas scattered over four different levels, with each unit integrating the French colonial style with traditional Vietnamese design.
For dining, the resort has five restaurants that will take you to a gastronomic adventure you have never embarked on. Hit La Maison 1888 for a romantic dinner with your partner. The restaurant is the first of its kind to feature a Michelin-starred chef in Vietnam. Want to dine in a more relaxed atmosphere? Citron makes a perfect option. Situated on the top level of the premises, this exclusive dining venue invites you to enjoy your breakfast in a casual setting with a marvellous view of the bay.
If you are looking for some entertainment, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort features a karaoke lounge and The Summit Auditorium, an opulent private cinema with capacity of 100 guests. Jump into the LON_G Pool, the property’s signature pool with the best view of the peninsula. You can also stroll along the property’s 700-meter long private beach in the afternoon, which sets InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort apart from other Danang hotels that share the public beaches (My Khe beach among them).
Source: InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort
Source: InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort
Address: Bai Bac, SonTra Peninsula, Thọ Quang, Danang City, Đà Nẵng, Vietnam
Distance from Da Nang International Airport: Approximately 21km or 40 minutes by car Room rate per night: S$515
2. Novotel Danang Premier Han River
Scenic beaches are not the only charm Da Nang has. Located in downtown Da Nang, Novotel Danang Premier Han River offers marvellous views of the Han river, lush mountains, and a modern city skyline. Three different amazing views from one property? Well, why not?
Standing at 37 storeys tall, this five-star hotel features 323 rooms, categorised into 9 types. Adorned with a contemporary style, each unit is equipped with modern amenities and a private balcony you can lounge in while lazing your afternoon away. If you are travelling with family, Novotel Danang Premier Han River offers either two-bedroom and three-bedroom units; each equipped with a separate living area, a dining area, and a kitchenette, making it one of the best Da Nang hotels for families.
The riverfront property has four dining venues to wine and dine. Treat yourself to a fancy massage at the hotel’s spa, hit the hotel’s gym to exercise, or relax and sip cocktails by the pool while enjoying a majestic view of the Han river. Finally, there is also a kids’ club on the premises as an entertainment facility for your little ones.
Some rooms include access to the Premier Executive Lounge located on the 29th level. Here, you can enjoy afternoon tea in style. Indulge in the variety of cocktails and canapé as you watch the sun goes down, and the downtown area starts glittering in colourful lights.
Address: 36 Bạch Đằng, Thạch Thang, Hải Châu, Đà Nẵng 550000, Vietnam
Distance from Da Nang International Airport: Approximately 6km or 15 minutes by car Room rate per night: S$132
3. Sheraton Grand Danang Resort
Dreaming of a crazy rich vacation in Da Nang? Well, Sheraton Grand Danang Resort is your answer. Located in Ngu Hanh Son District, this beachfront paradise is one of Da Nang hotels that will blow your mind. Upon arriving at the hotel, you will be mesmerised as you step into the hotel’s sumptuous lobby, boasting a grand staircase and a majestic chandelier. Another prime Instagrammable opportunity!
Facing the serene Non Nuoc Beach, Sheraton Grand Danang Resort is home to 258 rooms and suites, all decorated in a modern classic style with a touch of Art-Deco and a warm, earthy palette to make you feel at home. Each unit is equipped with modern in-room amenities and a private balcony overlooking the bay, garden, pool, or ocean. The Deluxe Plunge Pool units have a private plunge pool, allowing you to relax in greater privacy.
However, luxury does not just stop there. The resort boasts its iconic infinity swimming pool. Spanning 250 meters in length, the pool is the longest in the country. Nestled between tropical gardens, palatial hotel blocks, and opulent villas, the pool ends at a semi-circular nook, where you can indulge in some exotic cocktails while enjoying a breathtaking view of the azure sea.
Sheraton Grand Danang Resort feature 6 dining venues that will give you a memorable dining experience. Visit La Plage to savour an array of Asian cuisine while gazing at the ocean waves. The Tea Lounge is a perfect spot to yum cha in the afternoon while snacking on delightful hors d’oeuvre. Other amenities such as gym, spa, meeting rooms, and kids’ club are available on the premises.
Address: 7 Mỹ Khê 4, Phước Mỹ, Ngũ Hành Sơn, Đà Nẵng 550000, Vietnam
Distance from Da Nang International Airport: Approximately 6km or 15 minutes by car Room rate per night: S$247
4. Risemount Premier Danang Resort
As you enter the premises, you might find yourself in wondering if you are in Santorini. Yes, Risemount Premier Danang Resort brings Santorini vibe to the heart of Da Nang. Situated in the east side of the Han river, Risemount Premier Danang Resort is one of distinctive Da Nang hotels worth visiting. From the hotel exterior to the room interior, you can immerse yourself in the exotic Grecian ambience.
This scenic hotel is home to 103 unique rooms, spread over 4 levels. Each room is beautifully decorated in a youthful, tropical style and equipped with modern amenities. Some units have a private balcony adorned with potted window shutters and deck railing in a matching blue shade. For a fancy vacation with your partner, the Duplex Residence units come in 120 square-meter spaces; each with a separate living area, a kitchenette, and a spacious bathroom on the upper level.
Risemount Premier Danang Resort is a heaven for avid Instagrammers and photography enthusiasts, where the property offers tons of photo opportunities to boost your timeline. The hotel’s pool area stands out as one of the premises' most Instagrammable spots, with a wide courtyard flanking the blue-tiled swimming pool lined with palm trees, with the hotel’s white-and-blue main buildings adorned with bougainvillaea flowers.
Overlooking the courtyard pool, Elia Lounge is a perfect place to have afternoon tea over nice talk with your friends. The lounge features vaulted ceilings and a royal blue grand piano in the centre of the hall. Other amenities on the premises include a restaurant, a gym, a spa, and a kids’ club. There is also a rooftop pool located next to Kapari Wine where you can indulge in a glass of Merlot while enjoying Da Nang skyline.
Address: 120 Nguyễn Văn Thoại, Bắc Mỹ Phú, Ngũ Hành Sơn, Đà Nẵng 550000, Vietnam
Distance from Da Nang International Airport: Approximately 5km or 12 minutes by car Room rate per night: S$116
5. Fusion Maia Danang Resort
If hotel rooms are not your thing and you need a tropical retreat with greater privacy, Fusion Maia Danang Resort makes a great choice. This lavish beachfront property is dubbed the first all-inclusive spa accommodation in Asia, as cited from Traveller.com.au. The room rates include two spa treatments per day and you can also join their Nature Living Program for a new, mentally-fulfilling experience. Sounds like the perfect escape!
Fusion Maia Danang Resort comprises 87 villas, divided into three types. Decorated in a modern design, each villa has a private pool and modern amenities. The two-bedroom and three-bedroom units are equipped with a separate open-plan dining and living area, and a kitchenette, making the property one of the most luxurious Da Nang hotels for family. However, the latter offers a stunning view of the beach to complement your exotic beach lifestyle.
Spa treatment is not the only perk you can enjoy while staying here. Fusion Maia Danang Resort lets you have your breakfast “anywhere”, where you can enjoy a healthy breakfast menu at one of the property’s restaurants, in your villa, by the swimming pool, or on the beach for an incredibly convenient and atmospheric dining experience. A splendiferous breakfast on the beach and soft white sand under your feet? Definitely an Instagram post waiting to happen: update your social life, and give all your friends FOMO!
To accommodate your needs during your stay, Fusion Maia Danang Resort has a gym that you can hit to exercise. The resort also features a kids’ club and a cinema with a vast collection of English, Japanese, Vietnamese, and Korean films. Are you feeling like shopping? Visit the hotel’s boutique to browse and buy exquisite jewellery and clothes designed by local designers. What’s more interesting is that the clothes can be customised and sent back to you within 24 hours!
Address: Võ Nguyên Giáp, Khuê Mỹ, Ngũ Hành Sơn, Đà Nẵng 557276, Vietnam
Distance from Da Nang International Airport: Approximately 9km or 20 minutes by car Room rate per night: S$704
Those are the top 5 best 5-star Da Nang hotels that will complement your special vacation. From swanky interior to excellent amenities to charming private beaches, these hotels undoubtedly will give you memorable staying experience. So, get your ticket and get ready for a wonderful tropical vacation!