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Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City

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Umina Beach, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A really nice place to stay for a restful couple of days Room very nice with lots of room Staff great with a very nice friendly way The restaurant was bright and with lots of room the food good and breakfast had a great choice of different foods Spent a lot of time pool side it was very good with...

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Hotel_EquatorialHCMC, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City, responded to this review

Dear Anthony H, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much and that you had such a great dining experience in our restaurants. Our staff will be honored by your compliments about the fantastic customer service you received and will be delighted that they...

Mooloolaba, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Awesome service, nothing a hassle, great rooms, serviced multiple times a day. Nice food and banquet breakfast. Location a little away from centre of town but still a close taxi ride, concierge service awesome.

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Hotel_EquatorialHCMC, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City, responded to this review

Dear Peter T, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much and that you had such a good experience on at our hotel. Our staff will be honored by your compliments about the fantastic customer service you received and will be delighted that they...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We recently stayed 2 nights as part of a Luxury Escapes package and the hotel was great - very nice corner room with a balcony which was an upgrade to a Club Floor room. That meant the usual pre-dinner drinks and snacks as well as a very pleasant breakfast. The staff on the Club Floor as well as those throughout...

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Hotel_EquatorialHCMC, Front Office Manager at Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City, responded to this review

Dear CAWilliamson, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much and that you had such a good experience on at our Club Lounge rooms. Our staff will be honored by your compliments about the fantastic customer service you received and will be delighted that...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

All of the services are great. The rooms, restaurants and the ways they served, supported us were amazing and fast. My friends and I really enjoyed our holiday here. The food in the restaurant called Chit Chat was great too,especially is the buffet with many different kind of foods and the main point is it was delicious. I'll be back...

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Hotel_EquatorialHCMC, Front Office Manager at Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City, responded to this review

Dear Phong V, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much and that you had such a good dining experience in our restaurants. Thank you for your recommendations to other travelers. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. Best...

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Hotel is not 5-star but is quite good. Stayed at Sofitel in Cambodia so we are a bit picky. Went to happy hour in the Bar and were promptly told it only applies to alcoholic drinks. As my health doesn't allow me to drink alcohol due to a misspent youth I find this a bit discriminatory. Staff all tried very...

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Hotel_EquatorialHCMC, Front Office Manager at Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City, responded to this review

Dear Rick S, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your review. We very much hope that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that you had a pleasant trip to HCMC. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. Best Regards, Mr. Minh Pham Tri

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A lovely hotel in district 1 - the area to be to visit the famous and not so famous sites. We stayed 3 nights and enjoyed every minute. The beauty spa, fitness centre, 24 metre pool, restaurants and bars were all excellent. Could not fault the charm and genuine friendliness of the people who work for this hotel. Management should...

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Hotel_EquatorialHCMC, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City, responded to this review

Dear IMBG, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much and that you had such a good dining experience at our international dinner buffet. Our staff will be honored by your compliments about the fantastic customer service you received and will be delighted that...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Equatorial for 6 days. They offer a free shuttle bus to all the main attractions, but a taxi is also readily available. What makes the Equatorial is the excellent staff, special mention to Paul, duty manager, and Tony, restaurant manager. All the staff are extremely helpful. We ate at both the chitchat and the orientique restaurants,...

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Hotel_EquatorialHCMC, Front Office Manager at Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City, responded to this review

Dear Sandra B, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much and that you had such a good dining experience in our restaurants. Our staff will be honored by your compliments about the fantastic customer service you received and will be delighted that they...

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great hotel, we stayed 2 nights and were very impressed. Great service, really friendly and helpful staff, great pool with swim up pool bar. Breakfast was great and included in our package. We also enjoyed Cocktail hour and afternoon tea on the 11th floor- a nice way to end a hectic day in the city. Free courtesy bus into city...

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Hotel_EquatorialHCMC, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City, responded to this review

Dear Stuart G, Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your review. Thank you for your recommendations to other travellers in regards to our staff and the fantastic customer service you received during your stay. We are also delighted that you enjoyed our breakfast buffet and Club Lounge experience with cocktails and afternoon tea. We hope to have...

Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

So this Hotel is very much in the interior of the city, you can have shops very nearby at walking distance. Coming to the Hotel, it looked newly built property with all modern amenities, it had a swimming pool, Spa, Sauna and gaming room as well. Indoor games such as table tennis or pool were missing. We were staying at...

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Hotel_EquatorialHCMC, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City, responded to this review

Dear Umangkedia, Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your review. Thank you for your recommendations to other travellers in regards to our location. Also for the comments about our staff and the fantastic customer service you received. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. Best Regards, Alison Chapman Public Relations Manager

Bardon
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first time to Vietnam and staying at this hotel was excellent. The staff were friendly nothing was too much trouble and they were very helpful with organising tours to various places. Not far from the town centre and easy to walk but watch out for all the scotters. The atmosphere is full of exhaust but no greater than most...

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Hotel_EquatorialHCMC, Front Office Manager at Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City, responded to this review

Dear Sandy M, Thank you for staying with us and sharing your review. Our staff will be honored by your compliments about the fantastic customer service you received. Thank you for your recommendations to other travellers in regards to our location. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. Best Regards, Alison Chapman Public Relations Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Orientica Seafood Restaurant and Bar
Orientica Seafood Restaurant and Bar
Cuisines: Seafood, Asian, Vietnamese
Chit Chat at the Cafe
Chit Chat at the Cafe
Cuisines: Asian, Chinese, Southwestern, European
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 5-star business hotel is centrally located between the waterfront and Cholon (Chinatown) and is only 20 minutes to the airport. 10-minute's drive from the hotel is the city's major commercial, financial centres, shopping strips, recreational parks and night spots. The newly refurbished rooms are elegantly designed and tastefully furnished, providing guests with contemporary surroundings and comforts. Facilities include 7 outlets, a business centre, meeting and function rooms and a comprehensive fitness centre and spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City

Address: 242 Tran Binh Trong | District 5, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
Region: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: ₹ 5,568 - ₹ 10,939 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City 4.5*
Number of rooms: 333
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Also Known As:
Ho Chi Minh Hotel
Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam, Asia
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#2 Casino Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#10 Business Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#18 Spa Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#20 Luxury Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#25 Romantic Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#39 Family Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“High floors south side”
 of 5 bubbles anthonyh750, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“9th floor was quite quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 957ricks, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had a deluxe corner room on the 9th floor - great to look out over the hustle and bustle that is Ho Chi Minh city.”
 of 5 bubbles IMBG, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on side of pool”
 of 5 bubbles Umangkedia, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“anywhere in District 1.”
 of 5 bubbles LC1954, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
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