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Guadalajara, Mexico
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

The location is just great right next to the ben thanh market and in front of a food market. Price was fair and breakfast is on the 10th floor which was quite nice. Just the staff is sometimes a bit rude.

Thank Patrick C
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for five nights in room 502. The hotel is situated opposite 23 September park which is an area with many budget hotels and eating places. The hotel fronts a main road opposite the park but there is access from a side lane. You access your room via the elevator from this lane which saves having to go...

Thank John N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In a great location of Ho Chi Minh.. only a small taxi ride to the War Museum, Ben Thanh markets, the tallest tower, the post office. Room was clean, decent size, with aircon and all of us that stayed didnt get any bed bugs. Breakfast was horrible but when in the restaurant right downstairs has a great menu for coconuts...

Thank Georgia V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel was in a great position. The rooms were not too noisy either. Coming from a country with far more smoking laws... the intense smell of cigarettes throughout the hallways that crept into the room was a negative for us, as well as no hot water in room 902. The hotel gives you what you pay for. The rooms...

Thank Leah F
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been staying here for many years now (since the former "Giant Dragon" days in previous ownership). The new owner did extensive renovations and jacked the prices up a bit, but other hotel prices in the area have caught up now anyway, so it's no longer an issue. But he also outsourced the management, and lack of oversight is already...

Thank linhmar
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed four nights in a twin deluxe room. Spacious room and looks exactly like in the picture. They also do a good job keeping up with the cleaning. Very accessible location. I accidentally broke one of the glasses in the room but they didn't let me pay for it. Overall, we had an amazing stay. Thanks DP!

Thank Juana's V
Frederiksberg, Denmark
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Dragon Palace Hotel is a fine, cheap hotel. Excellent location, friendly staff, and very affordable. Clean too. Apparently very popular with local vietnamese families, it provides a special cosy athmosphere in this busy backpacker district. We saw no backpacker, a part from ourselves..

1Thank Anders R
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We booked two executive rooms. For the first night another of us had to stay in a family room, which was quite terrible. Aircon not working, water leaking all over the bathroom floor and also bad smell. The next nights were way better in a proper room. Only complaint was the noise from the busy streets, but otherwise a very...

1Thank Markku T
Czechowice-Dziedzice, Poland
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Convenient location for party, shopping and clubbing.Fresh delicious breakfast. The area very cheap travel agencies, shopping center, close to the biggest attractions of the city.Very heavy traffic on the streets, the hotel helpful, clean, stay with ease.

1Thank GabrielaKubica
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Great location. Reception staff were friendly and tried hard but were very undertrained in service. Room was tiny with no external window. However there was a window from our room to the corridor outside our door. This allowed a lot of noise. And we were often woken around 5am to the noise of staff banging doors and talking loudly. The...

Thank Steph A

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Dragon Palace Hotel

Address: 173 Pham Ngu Lao St., Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (Formerly Giant Dragon Hotel)
Region: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: ₹ 2,030 - ₹ 2,815 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dragon Palace Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Hotel Giant Dragon
Giant Dragon Hotel
Dragon Palace Hotel Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Asia
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#40 Best Value Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
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“One that does not front the main road which runs in front of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 393johnn, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get a level higher up to avoid street noise”
 of 5 bubbles georgiav783, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't choose room 902. Back of hotel is best.”
 of 5 bubbles 631leahf, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get up a few levels to escape the street noise at front and port side.”
 of 5 bubbles linhmar, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The rooms on the seventh floor have an extra window in the corridor which is convenient for smokers.”
 of 5 bubbles GabrielaKubica, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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