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Westminster, Colorado
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed three nights with Blue River Hotel/Phan Lan. We realized that Blue River also works with Phan Lan, next door, for rooms. We were comfortable, and cool with the AC. Amber helped us with our tours/taxi/flights. Everyone was very hospitable and spoke English very well. They even allowed us to temporarily store our luggage there before...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice hotel that exist out of three buildings. We slepped in the building above "laundry funny". Whe received a free update to a new room. Staff: The Staff is ok, but can't remember you or in what room you sleep. Explanation of things to do in Saigon are good. Room: The room was New (for Vietnamese standards). The...

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Thank Sander S
London
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had two nights here and was very impressed with everything from price of room, bathroom, bed was great, tv, air con that wasn't noisey. The staff have all been really helpful. Great location with plenty of options.

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived late night at the Ho-Chi-Minh-City Airport and the available pick-up worked out perfectly. The hotel is located close to the major attractions and many food places are nearby. Our room faced the street and had a window which is definitely recommended. Air con worked just fine. The room was simple but fine, the furniture a little outdated but...

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Thank Christin N
philippines
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Blue River Hotel is situated in the backpacker area in District 1. You have to go inside an alley where there are other budget hotels. It is on a one-way street. From Ben Than Market, it is on the left side just a few steps from Burger King you will find an entry to an alley with a signboard with...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Was very impressed with the cleanliness and location. The staff are incredible as well. Very professional and attentive! The free breakfast is quite extensive and delicious. Stayed here with my boyfriend and our friends, the staff are very safe and trustworthy people!

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Da Nang, Vietnam
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at the Blue River in Ho Chi Minh City numerous times - it's our go to home away from home in HCMC. The rooms are comfortable and clean, the location is excellent, and the staff and management are friendly, helpful, efficient, and welcoming. The beds are comfortable and the bathrooms are spotless with excellent showers. It's very...

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

'Twas Friday night. There were five of us who checked into the hotel, welcomed by a very friendly and accommodating receptionist, Harry. We were offered refreshing cold drinks that quenched our thirst. We just didn't understand why he had to keep our passports when we already offered to give the full payment for the stay. He finally returned our passport...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We had a one night stay here last night and it served all purposes for this. Clean bedroom and bathroom and we were happy with the service. The lovely lady at reception upgraded us for free. The breakfast you can order of a menu instead of buffet which I appreciated. Worth the cheap price and recommend this place. It is...

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Thank kiwicoup
Hue, Vietnam
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We got the room with a very modern Interieur. Our stay was pleasant, the breakfast is okay but not stunning. Very helpful statt. We booked a Mekong Tour which was possible in a very short time. We recommend the Hotel, its location is in a quiet Street but near to the City center and night market.

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blue River Hotel is a newly built and refurbished hotel which combine Vietnamese hospitality with international and welcome atmosphere. All room offer a choice of queen or twin beds, window with nice view, air conditioner, flat screen LCD TV, free wifi, in-room safe, private bathroom, hair dryer.Whilst the room rate is budget, the facilities are clean and definitely comfortable, with a light breakfast included and friendly staff who are always willing to go the extra mile to help with tour bookings, hire cars, taxi’s and any other help you may require.Every room has a private bathroom, hair dryer, mini-bar, air conditioner, flat screen LCD TV with international channels, wireless internet access, IDD telephone and in-room safe.Blue River Hotel take pride in pampering our guests with service such as safe deposit box, luggage storage, laudry, DVD players as request and airport pickup & transfer service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue River Hotel

Address: 283/2C Pham Ngu Lao Street, Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
Region: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: RM93 - RM129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Blue River Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Hotel Blue River
Hotel Style:
#10 Best Value Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#41 Family Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
#52 Romantic Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
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“Room facing the street (with window)”
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“Lower floors if you have heavy luggage”
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“No lift available”
 of 5 bubbles Mathias-Conny, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay there”
 of 5 bubbles brettm254, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you can, choose a low level floor. They don't have a lift and the stairways are pretty narrow.”
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