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Downtown Hotel

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We checked in and were given a room with a balcony which is always a bonus. The room could have done with a bit of an update but bed was comfy, and although bathroom a bit dated the shower was decent. The hotel let us leave our big bags there when we went to Ha Long Bay for 3 days...

Thank Josh E
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

While cheap, with good wifi and a good location in Hanoi's Old Quarter there are much better hotels available in a similar price range. We checked out after 2 nights and moved hotels. Bed was uncomfortable and smelt of smoke. Pillow very lumpy. Bathroom was atrocious with damp and mould. Whole room smelt of smoke and damp and was very...

Thank frostygb
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Hassle free place. Good value at 12 USD for a double bed with ensuite bathroom. Walking distance to the places I need to go to. The narrow stairs will pose a problem for elderly or slightly impaired guests. Staff is helpful in carrying the luggage. Free luggage storage/

Thank miketravels2016
Banbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2016

its cheap,,but the guy on the desk will try to add 4 dollars to every service you use,,,the reception area turns into a car park at night for scooters...changed rooms as the bath had a giant split in it,,,but the second room the bath fell off the wall,,it could be ok if they kept on top of things,,,,,but hey i...

Thank oldhampat
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Located in the centre of old town Ha Noi, this hotel is most convenient for us to travel around the town. The staffs are very friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and neat. The price is affordable. Best suggestion for everyone.

2Thank Thi Kim Phung V
Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for 1 night and observed the ft: 1. staff should be trained to speak in English. Most of the visitors of Hanoi are foreigners. 2. Be careful going up the stairs it was high and needed to be mindful of your steps. 3. Staffs should be friendly. They were not. 4. Good location near to everything right...

Thank Doc E
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

The rooms are old and the bed is awful. This is on par with old hotels in India. I'm not usually picky when it comes to rooms, but this is too much. The bathroom is the worst part of all, gross. You can find a much better spot than this for not much more money.

Thank aussie89_11
Thanh Hoa, Vietnam
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Me and my friend stayed there last week and was allover a good experience. You will get almost all good facilities for what you pay for. But I should tell the toilet is not good and the pipe looks like its 50 years old. Other than that for its price, its one of the best VFM hotel in Hoan Kiem....

1Thank Deepesh K
Vientiane, Laos
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I stayed there for 3 nights. Although I had booked a room with a window with a VIEW over the CITY, I got a room with a tiny window inside the building. All I could see out of the window was the staircase. It was pitch black in the room if the lights were off. The room smelled of mold....

Thank olabubu
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Really wouldn't bother coming here the rooms are really small, if your on a high floor you have to walk up a lot of cramped stairs to get to the top. The receptionists don't speak much English and really don't go out of there way to make you feel valued. Kitchen was dirty they let me open the fridge to...

1Thank 819izzye

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Downtown Hotel Ha Noi Located at No 1-3 Hang Phen Str the centre of city, just beside charming Hoan Kiem Lake.Downtown Hotel is the most ideal place for tourists and business traveler whenever coming to Hanoi. There are many kind of rooms, are equipped with all model In European style and international standard. ,the rooms system are decorated gracefully, included : Air-conditioner, satellite TV, mini bar, high speed internet - wifi, .....make you a pleasant, comfortable staying as in your sweet home. With the ideal location of the biggest capital's finance, cultural centre, next to international banks, super market, Literature temple, Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, Great theatre, Water puppet show theatre.... It takes you only 5 minute on foot to Hoan Kiem Lake, fully satisfied to discover, to go shopping in the Old - Quarter. Our editorial staffs are all professional, enthusiasm and full of hospitality Downtown Hotel is the first choice of the guests to enjoy their staying in HaNoi ... more   less 

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Address: No.1-3 Ha_ng Phe_n, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam (Formerly Gold Sun Hotel)
Region: Vietnam > Hanoi
Price Range: $20 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Downtown Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Room with balcony, 1st or 2nd floor”
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saalvyy, 6 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Ask for non-smoking, but be prepared to walk up lots of stairs as they don't have a lift.”
mkw_16, 12 May 2015 | Read review
“high floor more quiet and nice balcony”
joseph178, 30 May 2014 | Read review
“choose the ones with balcony”
316fans, 24 Apr 2014 | Read review
“just 5 minutes to hoa kiem lake”
lisa425, 16 Apr 2014 | Read review
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