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Reviewed 26 August 2013

When we arrived in the early morning from Sapa and central backpacker hostel didn't keep their promise to reserve a room for us, this hostel was the next best thing. We were planning to have a shower and crash here until the early afternoon and then go to the airport. Only after all the paperwork the receptionist insisted we still...

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2013

A cheap and reasonably clean place to rest your head for a night but not longer. Staff ignore you when walk in - when you ask to look at a room they just chuck you a key. They spend most of the time watching youtube vidoes and playing games online, which massivley slows down the already slow internet. I got...

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Thank PrncIsa
Port Vila, Vanuatu
Reviewed 25 April 2013

Located in the very center, next to the old city, lovely stay in Tonkin Hotel. The street has one of the only bar which closes at 2 (handy), motocycles to rent and food/shops, etc... It is quite a touristic neighbourhood but there is a lot of locals, it seems to be a trendy place for vietnamese as well ! Nice...

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Thank Gaelle M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Ok it is probably the cheapest hotel around. My room was one of the smallest dorms, no window smelling of damp... the hotel staff is lovely so I don't want to be bad press but the one time I asked for a beer it was warm. I also had to go get breakfast elsewhere one morning (which actually was a...

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1Thank Coralie T
Guadalajara, Mexico
Reviewed 7 April 2013

The room wasn't that bad, the location was alright as well. Right at Hoan Kiem Lake. Very touristic area. They give you breakfast (bread with butter and coffee or tea). AC was not working and the room was freaking hot. The staff in general was alright. One of the receptionists wasn't really customer service material. And made our stay there...

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Thank likepirates_dot_com
Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 23 March 2013

I stay in this hostel three times because of the price. That is true that this one is the cheapest. But also very dirty, in our room was air conditioning but always not working. We had to ask the staff to turn it on and some times they didnt do this. The main power switch for air conditioning is at...

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Thank Marzycielka z
Jerusalem, Yerushalayim, Israel
Reviewed 18 March 2013

we've been few days in "Tonkin hotel" and it was really awsome! nice staff, nice service, hot water all the time, great air con,clean room, cheap prices for taxies and any other traveling things. Matan and Sapir!

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1Thank Matan A
Berlin
Reviewed 14 March 2013

It is one of the most cheaply Hostels in the city. You will get a Breakfast for free and free beer on tap between 5 and 7pm. You will find very cheap drinks and free and good working internet with speakers and wabcam in the lobby. The room ist standart without aircondition, but fan is available and it has a...

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1Thank pap l
Austin, Texas, United States
Reviewed 15 January 2013

the staff here is really great. prices are cheap (only $5) for dorm so you can't ask for better really. also they include breakfast and free beer happy hour!!! they have gone beyond out of their way to do such nice stuff for all the guest here. they even bought some backpackers a birthday cake on their bdays! how nice...

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Thank Kathee L
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 January 2013

When we stayed in Hanoi it was January and more than a little cold , there was no heating in the room but we were given plenty of blankets to make up for it. The room was large, with a private bathroom with hot water and a bath. The price was reasonable and for $15 included breakfast and free beer...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tonkin Hotel is located right in the heart of Hanoi's historic old quarter. Only 3 minutes walk to Hoan Kiem lake, a short walk away from main attractions, bar - restaurants, banking, shopping streets, diplomatic and public offices. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tonkin Hotel

Address: 1 Ngo Huyen | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
Region: Vietnam > Hanoi
Price Range: ₹ 1,636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?