Ideally situated between the Opera House and picturesque Hoan Kiem Lake, this French Colonial-style hotel was built in 1901. The original structure and newer Opera Wing surround an inner courtyard containing a heated outdoor swimming pool and the tranquil Bamboo Bar. The 364 guest rooms have dark wood floors, with traditional décor in the historic Metropole Wing and the more spacious accommodations in the Opera Wing designed in a neoclassical style. Some lodgings are augmented by private terraces and butler service. The celebrated Le Beaulieu serves exceptional French haute cuisine and was also the first French restaurant in Hanoi, opening the same year as the hotel in 1901. Also available are an Italian steakhouse, Spices Garden for authentic Vietnamese-French fare and Le Club Bar, which provides live jazz performances every weekend. A lavish spa and fitness center round out the amenities.
Lowest Rate: Luxury Metropole Wing Room, $380; Editor’s Choice: Grand Premium Opera Wing Club Room, $650.
In order to offer you the highest level of service, online booking is currently not available. Please call Andrew Harper Travel at (800) 375-4685, or contact the hotel directly, for reservations.
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