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Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Welcomed at the airport by super friendly staff. Private car transfer. Quick checkin to room. Great room, large, nice bathroom. Ordered very cheap room service & it was delicious - fried seafood rice & spring rolls. Great peaceful night sleep. Lovely buffet in the morning - heaps of choices. Once again, friendly helpful staff. I asked the hotel to confirm...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2015

I stayed here for one night after flying in from the UK and before flying onto Phu Quoc. The airport pick up was great and very welcoming. The hotel looked a little dated but the staff were friendly, especially the porter. My room was clean, comfortable and spacious. I ventured to the buffet for dinner - it was jam packed...

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1Thank Janey2304
Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 14 March 2015

I stayed here for one night with full board because my Malaysian Airlines flight got cancelled for some hydraulics problems with the aircraft (I wasn't happy about the cancellation, but I was glad they chose safety and was responsible to their passengers). Its location is some 15 minutes from the airport, which is quite convenient but then again district 1...

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Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 13 March 2015

First of all, I advise you guys to whatever you guys do, always double check the prize when checking in. The prize difference is alot. I was on First Hotel, and when I was at the reception, the people there gave me their prize for one night was 1.8-3.8m each night excluded vat and the service charge prize (15%) for...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 March 2015

We stayed here as a one night stop over on our way to Taiwan. We have previously stayed at another hotel, which we thought was very good as it was close to the airport. The only problem was taxi drivers weren't that keen on driving short distances. The First Hotel offered a pick up service so we gave them a...

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Thank ChrissyB218
Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2015

First Hotel staff were waiting for me when I arrived at HCMC Airport. It is about a ten minute ride to the hotel which is located in a mixed residential/commercial district. My experiences of this hotel and indeed of this city were all pleasant surprises. An efficient check in enabled quick access to the room, which was decorated in a...

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Thank n37077
Reviewed 18 February 2015

If you can read between the thinly veiled lines of my title, you see where I'm headed. It seems a fitting quote, considering my experiences here. I regularly stay in the First Hotel, as the company by which I'm employed leaves us little choice. Let me start with the positives. In the +/-30 nights I've spent here, the staff have...

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1Thank AKflyboy
Reviewed 8 February 2015

We have now stayed here on 3 separate occasions, on this occasion for two days, we were met at the airport by the hotel who were waiting even though it took an hour to get the VOA at the airport. Breakfast is excellent, staff are great and we had the all you can eat buffet on the Sunday night which...

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Thank Mick R
Reviewed 6 February 2015

Forced to stay in this expensive government hotel due to visa issues; its a joke of a hotel compared to what else is available in HCMC; atrocious; and of course this hotel gets an award an for top 4-star hotels - government run in a communist country; dishonest staff and management (Nguyen Minh Hoa); terrible customer service; sparse/dark hotel room....

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HO Chi Minh
Reviewed 3 February 2015 via mobile

Just visited the buffet restaurant of this hotel with my family. The food is quite ok whilst the service was really bad. They didnt clear the table when it is full of empty dishes. A bit old furniture makes its restaurant not be a luxury one.

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Quy P, Sales Department - OTA at First Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Charles, First of all, thank you for your using our buffet service. We are so sorry that our service did not make you feel comfortable. Thank you again for your comment that make us have an overall look back to the service and make the adjustment right away. Should we have chance to welcome you again, we are sure...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about First Hotel

Address: 18 Hoang Viet Street | Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Region: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: $70 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — First Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 108
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Hotel Style:
#34 Family Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#55 Luxury Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
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“Rooms on new wing side seem better but the opposite site are also quiet”
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“Room at the back”
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“The new wing has the pool so if this is important to you, ask for the new wing”
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“Newer wing would be a better choice.”
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