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Gurgaon, India
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2014 via mobile

Stayed for 4 days Excellent location and very supportive staff Since some renovation work is going on at lobby level, there have been some discomfort for going to 3rd floor and then checking in I was on 21st floor and had excellent view from room. Best part was I had 2 indian restaurants at walkable distance. Breakfast at hotel is... More 

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Bryce S, Director of Rooms at Caravelle Saigon, responded to this review

Dear Kapil S, Thank you for the note on your stay with us and for recognizing our excellent location and very supportive staff. We are glad you found a couple of suitable restaurants within walking distance! We hope you will have the opportunity to return to the Caravelle in the not-too-distant future Kind regards Bryce Seator Director of Rooms More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2014

We stayed for two separate nights and loved the hotel. The lobby was under refurbishment which didn't really matter but there was excellent communication by the hotel and a 20% discount voucher to make up for any inconvenience. Well done Caravelle. Breakfast was one of if not the best we have ever had. Spa is excellent, pool was great for... More 

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Bryce S, Director of Rooms at Caravelle Saigon, responded to this review

Dear Turnpin, Thank you for the wonderful recap of your recent stay with us. Our Executive Chef and his team were so please to hear your comments regarding our buffet breakfast! We are glad you enjoyed the Caravelle experience and we look forward to your return in the near future. Kind regards Bryce Seator Director of Rooms More 

Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2014

The hotel is in a great location overlooking the Opera House in the French quarter. We had a room on the 16th floor, and had a wonderful view overlooking the Opera House, and a lovely vista all around. The room was large, and we had everything we wanted. Very comfortable beds, and the breakfast selection was one the best we... More 

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Bryce S, Director of Rooms at Caravelle Saigon, responded to this review

Dear Sue H, We are delighted you choose to stay at the Caravelle on your first trip to Vietnam. Thank you for pointing our great location, comfortable beds and our friendly and professional staff! We look forward to welcoming you back for your 2nd visit to Ho Chi Minh City soon! Kind regards Bryce Seator Director of Rooms More 

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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

Ideal location excellent service great rooms!!! Wish I could have spent more time here. The hotel is walking distance from major malls, sights and eateries. I would highly recommend this hotel to fellow travelers and also recommend their pool area for cocktails

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Bryce S, Director of Rooms at Caravelle Saigon, responded to this review

Dear Ashley S, What great feedback. Thank you for your endorsement of our great location and excellent service! We appreciate your recommendation of our poolside cocktails to other travelers and we look forward to welcoming you back in the not-too-distant future Kind regards Bryce Seator Director of Rooms More 

Lilongwe, Malawi
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27 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Its got history but its got chic! Nicely located near to most touristic sites and watering holes. Very near the opera house. The service is fantastic. The food id good too. Very comfortable beds. The staff are polite and helpful but not overbearing. Really friendly. super place

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Bryce S, Director of Rooms at Caravelle Saigon, responded to this review

Dear KingChi, Thank you for this wonderful feedback - it is much appreciated. We are glad you enjoyed the Caravelle experience and history! We look forward to your return in the near future. Kind regards Bryce Seator Director of Rooms More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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63 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2014

We stayed here in January of 2014 and had a lovely experience. The room was pleasant. Staff were excellent. Great location in central Saigon. Near everything that you want to see. Get the buffet breakfast, because it is superb. Very nice pool, but was cold at that time of year. Gym was the highlight for me. After about a month... More 

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Bryce S, Director of Rooms at Caravelle Saigon, responded to this review

Dear Beatrix P, Thank you for the wonderful feedback on your experience at the Caravelle. We are so glad you enjoyed our gym facilities, central location and superb buffet breakfast! We appreciate your recommendation and we hope to host you again soon. Kind regards Bryce Seator Director of Rooms More 

Tasmania
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64 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2014

We stayed here for three nights at the beginning of our tour of Vietnam. Whilst the hotel is old, the amenities were great. It was comfortable, a cool oasis from the punishing humidity outside and had every amenity we needed and more! The staff were particularly gracious, helpful and friendly. The location is superb. It is right in the heart... More 

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Bryce S, Director of Rooms at Caravelle Saigon, responded to this review

Dear Louisehod, Thank you for your feedback and recognizing so many positive aspects of your stay. We are so glad you found our location superb and our staff gracious, helpful and friendly. This is what the Caravelle team really loves to hear! I hope you will have the opportunity to return to Ho Chi Minh City in near future, if... More 

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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2014 via mobile

My first experience of Saigon at the Caravelle. Beautiful and central location. Breakfast to die for. Wonderful ambience and hospitality. Service par excellence from all staff especially Mr Dat in reception who attended to all my needs and requests with flair, quiet efficiency and initiative. Felt like home away from home with a wonderful old world charm and style and... More 

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Bryce S, Director of Rooms at Caravelle Saigon, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Byrne, What a fabulous endorsement! Thank you for your kind comments and recognizing Mr. Dat , I was delighted to share these comments with him. We are pleased we were able to leave you with such fond memories and we look forward to hosting you again soon! Kind regards Bryce Seator Director of Rooms More 

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42 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2014 via mobile

Overlooking the Opera House in the very heart of Ho Chi Minh City, this hotel validates the concept of - Location! Location! Location! It would be difficult to find any place more convenient for basing one's exploration of the city. As a splurge weekend, we opted for one of the larger suites on an upper floor, which had one bedroom,... More 

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Bryce S, Director of Rooms at Caravelle Saigon, responded to this review

Dear Oatilou, What fantastic feedback! It’s always a pleasure to receive feedback of this nature and to know our team goes beyond expectations to accommodate our guests. Thank you for your kind comments and recognizing our Signature Lounge Manager, Ms. Anh Phuong. We will be delighted to share these comments with her and our team. We look forward to welcoming... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 June 2014

I stayed in the Caravelle Hotel for several days during a business trip in May this year. The Caravelle has a great classy feeling in a very good location. The staff was most amazing everywhere and gives you always this special "You are very welcome" feeling. There are some reviews about the rooms a bit worn down but I certainly... More 

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Bryce S, Director of Rooms at Caravelle Saigon, responded to this review

Dear PeterPim, Thank you for your feedback. I am pleased you enjoyed your time here at the Caravelle Hotel. We greatly appreciate this kind of response as all the staff work very hard to ensure each guest’s stay is pleasurable and memorable. We are very happy to hear your stay was “one of the best hotel experiences” you have had... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Caravelle Saigon is one of Ho Chi Minh City's leading international 5-star hotels - in the centre of the business, shopping and entertainment district, 8 km from Tan Son Nhat International Airport. The Hotel opened in 1959 with modern design combining French and Vietnamese architecture and to this day the address and service ensures we have kept our iconic landmark status in the Heart of Saigon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Caravelle Saigon

Address: 19-23 Lam Son Square, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam (Formerly Caravelle Hotel)
Region: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: ₹ 8,046 - ₹ 12,955 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Caravelle Saigon 5*
Number of rooms: 335
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Also Known As:
Caravelle Ho Chi Minh City
Caravelle Hotel Saigon
Caravelle Saigon Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Asia
Hotel Style:
#1 Casino Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#6 Business Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#9 Romantic Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#11 Spa Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#11 Luxury Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#12 Family Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
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