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    The Alcove Library Hotel

    133A Nguyen Dinh Chinh Street | Phu Nhuan District, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          USD 75*
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          Overview
          • Excellent58%
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          • Average7%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed yesterday

          We stayed here for two days after an organized trip. We had originally picked it for its proximity to the airport as we had an early flight. Our plans changed at the last minute, but we don't regret staying here after all! It's tucked away...More

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          Thank Anne F
          Reviewed yesterday

          Very cute boutique hotel near the airport but, as you've probably read - quite out of the way for anything else. It's great for a quiet night after a series of meetings - or partying - before you fly out. Very nice, literary touches all...More

          Thank Tanya G
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          My hubby and I have an excellent stay here. Loved the warm and friendly services from their staff, namely Peter, Dani and Lucy. They went beyond helping us to book taxis but also recorded the taxi number plates in case if we left something behind;...More

          Thank Alice W
          Reviewed 5 days ago

          On route from Devon to Hue we stopped over in Ho Chi Minh we decided to stay mid way between the city centre and the airport for an early next day flight. We arrived at the Alcove at 7am the desk was really friendly which...More

          Thank Joanne W
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          My wife and I were forced to say a night in Ho Chi Minh City due to air schedules. We were so fortunate to find the Alcove Hotel - a quirky, comfortable, well equiped hotel in a quiet area near the Airport. The friendly and...More

          Thank Geoff G
          Response from HotelAlcove, General Manager at The Alcove Library Hotel

          Dear Geoff G, We are pleased to read that you have thoroughly enjoyed your stays with us, especially for the breakfast and the hospitable services which is delivered by our staff. Your review will surely delight my chefs and my other team members, so thank...More

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          • USD 55 - USD 82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #9 Family Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
          • #16 Luxury Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
          • #24 Business Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
          • #34 Romantic Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
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          AntarcticChick
          How far is it to the train station? Is it easy to find a Mai Lind taxi early in the morning for this? Are there food places close by?
          21 May 2017|
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          Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
          The hotel staff will call a taxi for you, Mai Linh & Vina Sun taxis are state controlled so you should have no problem with them but make sure they turn on meter when setting off. A taxi ride to the station should cost... More
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          AntarcticChick
          How far is it to the train station? Is it easy to find a Mai Lind taxi early in the morning for this? Are there food places close by?
          21 May 2017|
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          Response from DebRandTomC | Reviewed this property |
          We used both Uber and taxi's to get around HCMC. The hotel was great about arranging a taxi to take us to the airport and to give us great restaurant recommendations in walking distance. I don't know about the train.
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          HopeSea W
          Hi Alcove Library Hotel, may I know how much will you charge for one extra bed,(room type: Alcove Queen room), also may I request change queen bed to two single bed for Alcove Queen room? If I want to book at today? Btw where can we wait for your hotel's shuttle bus from the Tan Son Nhat International Airport ? Thanks so much! Best regards!
          27 February 2017|
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          Response from HotelAlcove | Property representative |
          Dear HopeSea W, Thank you very much for your email, Regarding the request, you can book a Alcove Twin which has 2 single beds, the cost is 74 USD Nett / Room / Night (quoted prices included 10% taxes, 5% service charges... More
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          "Apparently some rooms don't have a view (they look out a wall), which isn't a problem if you're..."
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