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Province of Almeria, Spain
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very olde world hotel in the centre of the city. Fast efficient check in and a huge room facing the opera house on the 3rd floor. Comfortable bed and a spotlessly clean room. Breakfast was great with a huge choice. Got a very reasonable rate by booking early and for what I paid I was very satisfied. All staff members...

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ContinentalSaigon, General Manager at Hotel Continental Saigon, responded to this review

What a happy to see that you had a good experience with Hotel Continental Saigon. It was rewarding to know that your experience at our hotel were up to your expectations. We love to hear your feedback about room, reasonable price, great service. We sincerely hope that we will have another opportunity to welcome you back to the hotel in...

Shropshire
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The exterior looks promising but as soon as you enter your room this illusion is removed. Completely bland, they must have spent many years ripping out any character. Added to that an unpleasant, musty smell. Breakfast, adequate at best. All in all over priced and disappointing.

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ContinentalSaigon, General Manager at Hotel Continental Saigon, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor and we regret that we have not been able to meet your expectation during your recent visit. We are renovating our rooms and doing our best to provide better service for your next time. We hope that you will consider staying with us again at Hotel Continental Saigon....

Cheshire
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel is beautiful. It was built by the French in the late 1800s and has retained all its character. Staff welcome their guests in reception and seat them comfortably with a cool drink whilst they do all the check-in procedures. During our stay the staff were all courteous and helpful at all times. Our room was spacious, quiet and...

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ContinentalSaigon, General Manager at Hotel Continental Saigon, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Hotel Continental Saigon and for leaving us your valuable feedback on Tripadvisor. It is with great pleasure to understand that you have thoroughly enjoyed your trip with us. We truly appreciate your generous comments on our helpful staff, and especially our splendid breakfast buffet. We sincerely hope that we will have another opportunity...

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My partner and I have previously stayed at the Hotel Continental Saigon in March 2016. When we booked our second visit to Ho Chi Minh there was no question for us, we would book again. We love this hotel. It's a beautiful grand old hotel; it has seen its share of hard times, and they continue their efforts to restore...

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ContinentalSaigon, General Manager at Hotel Continental Saigon, responded to this review

Thank you for posting an excellent review on Tripadvisor. It is with great pleasure to understand that you have thoroughly enjoyed your recent stays with us at the Opera Wing Suite room. We are motivated by your compliments about our great service and food. we look forward to your next stay with us, hopefully in the very near future. Best...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is an 1880 built french /colonial era hotel, sits on a busy corner opposite the Opera House. We had a suite overlooking the square with a smallish balcony. Room plenty big enough, nice bathroom with plenty of towels and hot water, bed was very comfy slept like a log every night, maybe that was the alcahol? The room...

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ContinentalSaigon, General Manager at Hotel Continental Saigon, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor. As the management team has received your feedback and we have noticed for our proposed renovations that will commence very soon. We would be delighted if you would consider staying with us again. With kind regards, LE TAN THANH General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have asked to get the best view during check-in but I got the worst view. Unbelievable! Ohhh my God! The room number is 129 with the view of AC's exhausts (some photos are attached). Hope this review will help you to choose or to ask when you stay in this hotel. Good luck!

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ContinentalSaigon, General Manager at Hotel Continental Saigon, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor and we regret that we have not been able to meet your expectation in regards to the view of room. Rest assured that appropriate action will be taken to improve this room's view on future visit. We are now in the process of planning for upcoming renovation plan...

Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely hotel, beautifully laid out and maintained. But it does trades on the fact it's the oldest hotel in Saigon. It's proud of its history but could do with modernising in some ways (i.e. there's no swimming pool). We wanted to buy a souvenir from the hotel, a mug, but they wanted $25 which is very expensive. The breakfast leaves...

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ContinentalSaigon, General Manager at Hotel Continental Saigon, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Hotel Continental Saigon for your recent stay in Saigon. I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your review regarding to our lovely hotel and convenient location. As the management team has received your feedback regarding to swimming pool and we have noticed for our proposed renovations that will commence very soon. We...

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is very good, it is in a good location and has very friendly staff. I have wanted to stay here for a while, they have a lot of foreign guests which is good and can speak very good english. The food is excellent, you must try their pastries.

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ContinentalSaigon, General Manager at Hotel Continental Saigon, responded to this review

What a happy to see that you had a good experience with Hotel Continental Saigon. It was rewarding to know that your experience at our hotel were up to your expectations. We love to hear your feedback about our friendly staff, hotel location as well as food. It is certainly the highlight for us to see returning guests like yourself...

Sunnyvale, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like historic hotels with character, this property is an excellent choice. While it does not have all of the bells and whistles of the nearby luxury hotels, the reasonable price and prime location in the heart of the old town are big offsetting factors. Great base for exploring Saigon with many sites within fairly easy access. Good buffet...

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ContinentalSaigon, General Manager at Hotel Continental Saigon, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! It is a joy to read about your fantastic stay at Hotel Continental Saigon. We are also extremely delighted to know that you have enjoyed our room, hotel llocation as well as our buffet breakfast. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next trip to Saigon. Best regards, LE TAN THANH General...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed one night at Continental on our way back to Europe and we wanted a classic hotel. It is impressive with its old fashion rooms and still well maintained. Perfectly situated in District 1 with walking distance to the Malin attractions.

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What a happy to see that you had a good experience with Hotel Continental Saigon. We appreciate your favorable description and warmest recommendation of our hotel. We gratefully welcome you back whenever your plans include a return trip to Saigon. Best regards, LE TAN THANH General Manager

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Continental Palace Restaurant
Continental Palace Restaurant
Cuisines: Asian, Vietnamese
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Hotel Continental Saigon

Address: 132-134 Dong Khoi Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
Region: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: RM380 - RM711 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Continental Saigon 4*
Number of rooms: 83
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Continental Hotel Saigon
Hotel Style:
#43 Luxury Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#55 Family Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
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“Our room was at the back, not a scenic view but absolutely quiet and perfect for sound sleeping.”
 of 5 bubbles farawaynut, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The rooms overlooking the square are the best”
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“Room with view over the square and theatre”
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“Ask for a room with a street view as I think they are fancier”
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“I like looking out over the street but it is a little noisier!”
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