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Where to Stay in Hanoi: Luxury Hotels for Under $100

The vibrant capital of Vietnam, Hanoi still retains an off-the-beaten-track feel despite the number of visitors fortunate enough to visit this charming enclave of centuries-old architecture and ancient traditions. Blessed with a melting pot of Southeast Asian, Chinese and French cultures, Hanoi also boasts prominent temples, exquisite foodie oases and bustling street markets.

One of the best parts about visiting Hanoi is you can still find numerous luxurious hotels for under $100. With more than 400 million annual visitors to HotelsCombined, we’ve highlighted the best of these opulent holiday abodes, all of which are located in the city’s most popular neighbourhoods for sightseeing, dining, shopping and entertainment.

Nha Tho shopping street cityscape Hanoi Vietnam

Why You Should Stay in Hoan Kiem

Want to stay amongst the inner-city action in Hanoi? Hoan Kiem is the bustling central district where the scenic Hoan Kiem Lake sits surrounded by the majority of Hanoi’s major tourist sites, including the atmospheric Old Quarter, a colonial-era opera house, Vietnamese women’s history museum and numerous temples. You’ll also find plenty of upmarket restaurants and boutiques lining the streets.

Must-Do Hoan Kiem Experiences 

  • Soak up the history and culture of ancient Vietnam in the Old Quarter.
  • Stroll around or relax with a picnic at Hoan Kiem Lake.
  • Watch an entertaining water puppet show at the Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre.

Top Luxury Hotels in Hoan Kiem Under $100

Melia Hanoi

Melia Hanoi poolLocated between two of Hanoi’s most bustling neighbourhoods, the 5-star Melia Hanoi has understandably won over HotelsCombined visitors with its panoramic city vistas. Not content with only providing a convenient locale, this first-class hotel also features a sun-drenched pool with umbrellaed loungers, an on-site tour desk, limousine service and gourmet all-day dining at El Patio Restaurant.

The Deluxe Room is the most affordable, offering a flat-screen TV, large work desk, mini bar and heavenly bedding. However, you can also upgrade to the Grand Premium room or Level Suite for stunning Hanoi views and subtle luxuries, such as a separate lounge in the suite. 

Nearby Attractions 

  • Vietnamese Women’s Museum (400 metres)
  • Hoan Kiem Lake (650 metres)
  • Hoa Lo Prison Memorial (290 metres)

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 76 – USD 376
Guest Rating: 8.9
Address: 44B Ly Thuong Kiet Street, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam

Somerset Grand Hanoi

Somerset Grand Hanoi bedroom

Somerset Grand Hanoi is encircled by some of the city’s best restaurants and shops. The fully-renovated hotel offers contemporary luxuries, from a large pool and Jacuzzi to complimentary Wi-Fi and shuttle services. You can play on the tennis courts, kick back in the sauna or let the kids run wild in the kids’ club.

This modern hotel offers self-contained Hanoi accommodation with its well-appointed apartments, which boast fully-equipped kitchens, spacious dining areas, laundry facilities and sweeping city views through floor-to-ceiling windows. Don’t forget to indulge in sumptuous Vietnamese cuisine at the on-site Jaspa Restaurant. 

Nearby Attractions

  • Hanoi Police Museum (270 metres)
  • Tháp Hòa Phong (950 metres)
  • The Old Quarter (750 metres)

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 87 – USD 250
Guest Rating: 8.9
Address: 49 Hai Ba Trung Street, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam

Hotel Location

Scenic view of the West Lake in Hanoi city, Vietnam.

Why You Should Stay in Tay Ho

Tay Ho is a cosmopolitan district that encircles one of Vietnam’s largest lakes, West Lake. You’ll find fewer people in this laid-back neighbourhood, which boasts high-end residential areas and three main avenues for shopping, dining and entertainment. Along with its striking natural beauty, Tay Ho features one of Vietnam’s ancient Four Sacred Temples and a central water park.

Must-Do Tay Ho Experiences

  • Cool off at the lazy river, pools and water slides at Ho Tay Water Park.
  • Marvel at the ancient architecture of the 11th-century Quan Thanh Temple.
  • Seek out verdant nature in the Bãi Đá Vườn Hoa Sông Hồng botanical garden.

Top Luxury Hotels in Tay Ho Under $100

Diamond Westlake Suites

Diamond Westlake Suites poolNestled on West Lake, Diamond Westlake Suites complements its tranquil setting with a sprawling outdoor pool, putting green, playground, tennis court and Jacuzzi. You can also take advantage of the jogging trails, barbecue pits, organic farm and sauna and day spa without leaving the hotel.

Accommodation at Diamond Westlake Suites includes the one and two-bedroom apartments, which boast kitchenettes, home theatre systems, washer and dryers and complimentary buffet breakfast. You can also stay in the Family Suite for additional space or book the Three-Bedroom Villa for a luxe main bedroom, expansive living room and enough space for five guests. 

Nearby Attractions

  • Hồ Tây Water Park (1.5 kilometres)
  • Vietnam Museum of Literature (1.3 kilometres)
  • Tay Ho Weekend Market (300 metres)

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 70 – USD 213
Guest Rating: 9.1
Address: 96 To Ngoc Van Street, Quang An, Tay Ho, Hanoi, Vietnam

Elegant Suites Westlake

Elegant Suites Westlake bedroomElegant Suites Westlake offers executive-level apartments, ranging from the budget-friendly Studio and One-Bedroom Suite with Lake View to the two and three-bedroom suites, which also overlook West Lake. These extravagant holiday abodes come with private balconies, contemporary furnishings, fully-equipped kitchens, large baths and laundry facilities.

There’s a wealth of resort-style facilities on site, including a state-of-the-art fitness centre, sauna, outdoor pool, children’s wading pool and library lounge. You can also enjoy the convenience of a 24-hour reception, daily housekeeping, complimentary breakfast at Camelia restaurant and complimentary city shuttle buses.

Nearby Attractions

Star Rating: 4.5*
Price: USD 84 – USD 267
Guest Rating: 9
Address: 10B Dang Thai Mai, Tay Ho, Hanoi, Vietnam

Hotel Location

Hanoi city skyline view by twilight period, Pham Hung street, Cau Giay district

Why You Should Stay in Cau Giay

Just west of Hanoi’s busy city centre sits the peaceful neighbourhood of Cau Giay, where a laid-back dining scene of Vietnamese and Korean eateries meets traditional houses, artefact-filled folk museums and sprawling parks. Stroll around Cau Glay to discover local market vendors selling unique trinkets and some of the best city views from a soaring landmark tower.

Must-Do Cau Glay Experiences

  • Sit by the water or picnic on the grass at Cầu Giấy Park.
  • Purchase handmade goods at Nha Xanh Market or Chợ Nghĩa Tân.
  • Explore Vietnam’s various cultures at the Vietnam Museum Of Ethnology.

Top Luxury Hotels in Cau Giay Under $100

Novotel Suites Hanoi

Novotel Suites Hanoi restaurantMore than living up to the renowned Novotel brand name, the 4-star Novotel Suites Hanoi treats you to self-contained accommodation in one of Hanoi’s best neighbourhoods. The studio, one, two and three-bedroom apartments all feature fully-equipped kitchenettes, complimentary Wi-Fi, rain showers, timber finishes, sunlit windows and heavenly beds.

Take advantage of the on-site swimming pool, fitness centre, steam room and sauna for relaxation or head up to the rooftop library-inspired bar for a casual drink. You can also enjoy all-day dining on Asian and Western cuisine in Food Exchange or try the tapas and burgers at Gourmet Bar. 

Nearby Attractions 

  • Cầu Giấy Park (850 metres)
  • Nha Xanh Market (1.1 kilometre)
  • Lotteria Restaurant (500 metres)

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 96 – USD 179
Guest Rating: 8.7
Address: 5 Duy Tan Street, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam

Somerset Hoa Binh

Somerset Hoa Binh bedroomSomerset Hoa Binh is located on the lively Hoang Quoc Viet strip near many of Cau Giay’s top restaurants and shops. A combination of serviced apartments and resort-level facilities, the apartment hotel boasts complimentary Wi-Fi, a rooftop terrace, Jacuzzi, complimentary shuttle services, tennis courts and a gym and sauna.

You can choose from a range of single and multi-bedroom apartments at Somerset Hoa Binh, all of which feature fully-equipped kitchens, flat-screen TVs, washing machines and comfortable bedding. Don’t miss sampling the dishes at the on-site Takara Restaurant, which serves sumptuous Japanese cuisine. 

Nearby Attractions

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 57 – USD 119
Guest Rating: 8.9
Address: No 106 Hoang Quoc Viet Street, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam

Hotel Location

The yellow vintage building with Souvenir Shop inside at the Presidential Palace Area

Why You Should Stay in Ba Dinh

Surround yourself with fascinating Vietnamese history while staying in Ba Dinh, which is home to the famous Ho Chi Minh Museum and the former leader’s mausoleum, a French-era palace and historic public squares. Once you’ve satisfied your history cravings, you can relax in a sprawling botanical garden, cast a line out in a public fishing pond or dine at cafes along Doi Can. 

Must-Do Ba Dinh Experiences

  • Learn about the life and legacy of former president Ho Chi Minh at the Ho Chi Minh Museum and at his mausoleum Ba Đình Square.
  • Visit Thu Le Zoo Hanoi to see native animals and enjoy amusement rides.
  • Admire the 11th-century architecture and sculptures at Thăng Long Imperial Citadel.

Top Luxury Hotels in Ba Dinh Under $100

Pan Pacific Hanoi

Pan Pacific Hanoi bedroomUnwind with pure indulgence at Pan Pacific Hanoi, which boasts 5-star rooms and fully-serviced suites equipped with plush furnishings and captivating views of West Lake, Truc Bach Lake or the Red River. The Deluxe Room offers the most affordability while treating you to Red River vistas, a modern in-room entertainment system, king-size bed and a comfortable work space.

You can enjoy a wealth of leisure facilities at Pan Pacific Hotel, from the fitness centre with personal trainers to its all-season swimming pool. Need some well-deserved pampering? Book a massage or signature treatment at the luxe in-house spa. 

Nearby Attractions

  • American War Memorial (550 metres)
  • Chau Long Pagoda (1 kilometre)
  • The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf (290 metres)

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 88 – USD 321
Guest Rating: 8.9
Address: 1 Thanh Nien Road, Ba Dinh District, Ba Dinh, Hanoi, Vietnam

Hanoi Daewoo Hotel

Hanoi Daewoo Hotel bedroomHanoi Daewoo Hotel is one of the best places for relaxation in between sightseeing, thanks to its inviting 65-metre-long pool, manicured gardens, poolside refreshments and terrace with sun loungers. You can also work out in the Fitness Centre, which also includes an indoor driving range, beauty salon, steam bath and whirlpool. Don’t forget about the on-site NCK Spa, which offers facial treatments, massages and nail services.

Save money by staying in the Deluxe Room, which features quality wooden furnishings, large sunlit windows, tea and coffee and a complimentary shuttle service to downtown. If you want to splurge a little more, upgrade to the Club Room, which has access to the Club Lounge for free breakfast and evening cocktails. 

Nearby Attractions 

  • Thu Le Zoo Hanoi (750 metres)
  • Lotte Center Hanoi (170 metres)
  • Ngoc Khanh Cinema (280 metres)

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 78 – USD 269
Guest Rating: 8.2
Address: 360 Kim Ma Street, Ba Dinh District, Ba Dinh, Hanoi, Vietnam

Hotel Location

Dong Da

Why You Should Stay in Dong Da

Dong Da is one of Hanoi’s liveliest neighbourhoods, named after a historic battle during the Qing dynasty. These days this charming district is packed with enticing food stalls, pop-up eateries and upscale Vietnamese restaurants. You’ll also find one of the city’s most important temple complexes, both mainstream and one-of-a-kind retailers and a buzzing nightlife scene with karaoke bars and cocktail clubs. 

Must-Do Dong Da Experiences

  • Visit the 11th-century Temple of Literature to admire historic courtyards with statues and gardens.
  • Browse shops and dine at eateries along Pham Ngoc Thach.
  • Admire intricate paintings at the Vietnam National Fine Arts Museum.

Top Luxury Hotels in Dong Da Under $100

Pullman Hanoi

Pullman HanoiAn easy 10-minute drive from the charming Old Quarter, Pullman Hanoi offers the best of Hanoi’s old and new styles. This modern and luxurious hotel has affordable Superior Rooms, which can either be configured with one king-size bed or two twin beds. These cosy rooms also feature contemporary decor, city views, LCD TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi and mini bars.

Work up a sweat in the on-site gym or with a game of table tennis, then relax by the outdoor swimming pool or soak in the Jacuzzi. Dine on-site at La Cheminee, which offers a fusion of international classics and traditional dishes. You can also socialise with fellow travellers while enjoying a cocktail in the Mint bar. 

Nearby Attractions

  • Hang Day Stadium (500 metres)
  • Technology Museum (300 metres)
  • Cửa Ô Thanh Bảo (550 metres)

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 77 – USD 187
Guest Rating: 8
Address: 40 Cat Linh Str, Dong Da, Hanoi, Vietnam

Bao Son International Hotel

Bao Son International Hotel bedroomHotelsCombined visitors rave about the exceptional staff service and excellent location of Bao Son International Hotel, which is surrounded by some of Hanoi’s top attractions. Book the Superior Room for the best value. It features individually-controlled air conditioning, an LCD TV, a work desk and mini bar.

Looking for some leisure activities? Swim in the Bora Bora Indoor Swimming Pool, which has an adjoining bar, then enjoy a unique Sauna Massage that combines a dry and steam sauna with a pampering massage. You can also test your luck in the on-site Versaces Club, a lively casino with table games and slot machines.

Nearby Attractions

  • Thu Le Zoo Hanoi (1.5 kilometres)
  • Au Co Art Center (850 metres)
  • Thanh Cong Market (700 metres)

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 48 – USD 88
Guest Rating: 6.6
Address: 50 Nguyen Chi Thanh, Dong Da, Hanoi, Vietnam

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Pink bridge in Hanoi

Why You Should Stay in Hai Ba Trung

Positioned on the Red River, Hai Ba Trung is a leafy urban area with a variety of scenic riverside walking paths and picnic spots. This tranquil neighbourhood is also known for its sprawling Thong Nhat Park, Hồ Bảy Mẫu Lake and the popular Times City Aquarium. You’ll find a prominent Japanese influence showcased in sushi restaurants, which sit alongside karaoke bars, traditional markets and high-street fashion retailers. 

Must-Do Hai Ba Trung Experiences

  • Stroll through the underwater tunnel at Times City Aquarium to see sharks and stingrays.
  • Hop from a sushi restaurant to a karaoke bar or late-night club.
  • Chill out with a picnic by Hồ Bảy Mẫu Lake in Thong Nhat Park.

Top Luxury Hotels in Hai Ba Trung Under $100

Hotel Nikko Hanoi

Hotel Nikko Hanoi bedroomHotel Nikko Hanoi is renowned for its on-site dining options, which include an international buffet and fresh seafood at La Brasserie and exotic cuisines at Tao-Li Chinese Restaurant and Benkay Japanese Restaurant. You can also relax with a cocktail in Portraits Bar or purchase sweet treats from the Cake Shop.

The hotel also features a state-of-the-art fitness centre and seasonal swimming pool, along with a day spa for pampering massages. The Deluxe Room is one of the most spacious of its kind in Hanoi, blessed with plush furnishings, sunlit windows and in-room entertainment. 

Nearby Attractions 

  • Thong Nhat Park (450 metres)
  • Quán Sứ Pagoda (1.1 kilometres)
  • Cocoon Café & Lounge (400 metres)

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 76 – USD 234
Guest Rating: 8.3
Address: 84 Tran Nhan Tong Street, Hanoi City Centre, Hanoi, Vietnam

The Ann Hanoi

The Ann Hanoi poolSpend your time in Hanoi enjoying ultimate relaxation at The Ann Hanoi’s on-site Health Club, which boasts a pristine rooftop pool, saunas, a Jacuzzi and first-class gym. The on-site A Lounge is perfect for chilling out with music and drinks, while The Onyx House is a lavish restaurant known for its diverse and gourmet menu.

This hotel offers a range of rooms and suites to suit all budgets, including the affordable Deluxe Room, which gives you the option of a king-size bed or two twin beds. It also has modern in-room entertainment, wide windows and a spacious floor plan.

Nearby Attractions 

  • Youth Theatre of Vietnam (800 metres)
  • Cora Cafe (400 metres)
  • Ruby Plaza (400 metres)

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 59 – USD 79
Guest Rating: 9
Address: 38a Hang Chuoi, Hanoi City Centre, Hanoi, Vietnam

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Live a Life of Luxury for Less in Hanoi

Hanoi is a diverse city filled with unique treasures, from cultural enclaves and rich historical attractions to Westernised shopping malls and contemporary dining and nightlife. You don’t need to break the bank when visiting Hanoi, thanks to these 12 luxurious hotels for under $100. The most popular hotels typically feature gourmet on-site dining, swimming pools, gyms and spacious rooms with comfortable bedding.

Where will you stay while in Hanoi? Let us know in the comments below.

Author: Ben Stower

I'm enamoured with travel, whether it's finding the quiet, local sanctuaries in touristic cities, venturing into rock vaults in a distant jungle or spending hours on a Spanish beach. I can't see an end to my travelling. Just another chapter and another story to tell.

Ben Stower
I'm enamoured with travel, whether it's finding the quiet, local sanctuaries in touristic cities, venturing into rock vaults in a distant jungle or spending hours on a Spanish beach. I can't see an end to my travelling. Just another chapter and another story to tell.
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