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Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed through Luxury Escapes and found the reservations staff awesome. We had no issues with our bookings in fact they went above and beyond to provide us with what we needed plus more. Room was good Pool awesome Extra's were great. They also provide email prior to check in with options to do while you are visiting the city which...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

First time in Ho Chi Min and stayed at the Equatorial. We took the pre arrival upgrade option as it was economical.Arriving at the hotel we were informed that they had let our room to other guests. Not a problem as we were upgraded to the Senators room. It was really very special.The service at this hotel was exemplary each...

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Australia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed in this hotel for a couple of nights as part of a package deal. Hotel was nice, - rooms clean, spacious and comfortable; - good pool with swim up bar and facilities, - breakfast was very generous range of items and good quality - have free shuttle to city, although was packed and uncomfortable - staff helpful but not...

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Victoria,Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Equatorial through Luxury Escapes for two nights....Great beds,pillows and breakfast....Upgraded to the Equator Club which provides afternoon tea and happy hour from 5.30 to 7.30.Good swimming pool and swim up bar...highly recommended.

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Navi Mumbai, India
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

nice place to stay , the Hotel has a grand lobby with restaurant on the same level , breakfast is excellent, the lobby also has a casino, lots motor cars junk seller around and small shops selling every thing, hotel staff is charming including the front desk

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Hotel Equatorial for 2 nights as part of a luxury excape package. We would recommend upgrading, well worth the upgrade, free high tea daily and free drinks daily 5.30 - 7.30pm. Such a great deal. The location was a taxi ride to district 1 but not a hassle. Staff were so friendly, beds comfy, great pillows,...

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Sunbury, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed her for 3 nights, the hotel is only a short taxi ride from DISTRICT 1 where qe spent a bit of time. The Hotel was EXTREMELY CLEAN and the staff very helpful, we were upgraded to a SUPERIOR ROOM on the 8th floor with a balcony overlooking the d a large window overlooking the pool on the 4th...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little out of the main tourist area, but the hotel offered a regular shuttle service (we didn't use it, so can't comment on how it goes). Room was comfortable and clean. We had an issue with connecting with WiFi, but that was easily solved at the front desk. Similarly, housekeeping missed out room one day, but they came back...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for our final 2 nights in Vietnam it was part of a luxury escape package we had booked. Nice hotel friendly staff but the location is a little away from the city centre but the hotel offer free shuttles throughout the day. We just booked taxi it only cost a few dollar and you don't have to wait...

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

Dear dan3012, Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your review. Thank you for your recommendation to other travellers in regards to our dinner buffet. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the future. Best Regards, Mr. Siegfried Steindl

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a 3 night stay at the hotel but unfortunately our stay didn't start well. We had organised a hotel pickup from the airport but the pickup was not there when we landed. Booked in to hotel and very apologetic about the no show pick up and offered us a transfer on our departure , in a BMW. Checked out...

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

Dear SmakoSmako, Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your review. Please accept our most sincere apologies for the confusion with your airport pick-up. We are delighted that you enjoyed your complimentary upgrade to our Club Lounge room. Thank you for your recommendation to other travellers in regards to our well appointed rooms, swimming pool and friendly staff....

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  • 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
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: $112 - $227 (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 Style:
#3 Casino Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#10 Business Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#19 Spa Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#23 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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“Room with a pool view are quieter”
StephenM986, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upgrade to the Equator Club”
Sharamer, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“higher floors and road facing”
narendrasinghrao, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for refurbished no smoking. Level 10 rooms are good value”
SmakoSmako, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Club Rooms”
mitzisydney, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
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