The Space* The Suite No. #201 is on the 2nd floor of the building with dynamic & beautiful city view.
* The studio of 40sqm has 1 bedroom combined with living room & kitchen and 1 bathroom with full natural light. There are a king-size bed and 1 air/floor mattress which can serve 4-adult guests (i.e. I will arrange air mattress for additional guests if required)
*The apartment is cozy and quiet as it is set back from the street.
*It is located on Hang Trong Street (French Quarter/Old Quarter). Just walking distance (1 minutes) to Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple, The St Joseph's Cathedral, Water Puppet Theater, as well as many restaurants, bars, cafes and souvenir shops. When you walk out of the door you are in the heart of Hanoi Old Quarter life
*It is air-conditioned with cool cycle for the summer and heat for the winter.
*This quoted price includes utilities, weekly cleaning, wifi, cable TV, sheets and towels are also provided.
* The fully furnished kitchen can help you to make your dishes.
* I offer free laundry service Guest Access* You will use entire house/ apartment Interaction with Guests* I'll try meet guest when check-in and check-out, and upon the guest's request only. However, my brothers & friends also can help guests in any time.
* Guest can contact us via (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN), Line, Viber, Hangouts, Zalo, Email, SMS. The Neighborhood* Located in the heart of Hanoi's Old Quarter, the apartment has so many choices of cafes, restaurants and shops within easy walking distance. However, it is set back off the street so provides a quiet retreat when you want to relax.
* I usually update the guidebook with my local favorites of special food/ restaurant, nighttime hot spots and attractions (please see the guidebook for your details) Getting Around* The location is very strategic and convenient to tourist hotspots/ landmarks:
+ about 100m to St. Joseph's Cathedral
+ about 100m to the Hoan Kiem lake/ Ngoc Son Temple
+ about 100m to Night Market of Old Quarter which is opened from 8pm to 12am of every weekend - Friday, Saturday, Sunday
+ about 300m to the Water Puppet theater
+ about 800m to Hoa Lo Prison Museum
+ about 800m to Hanoi Opera House
+ about 1km to The Museum of Vietnamese History
+ about 1.5km to Temple of Literature (i.e. Van Mieu).
+ about 1.6km to Ho Chi Minh complex, One Pillar Pagoda.
+ about 2.5km to Trấn Quốc Pagoda
+ about 5.5km to Vietnam Museum Ethnology
* Our Private Airport-Car Service: I also provide car service to pick up and drop off you at the airport with the cheap fare of VND400,000 flat; VND500,000 flat and VND800 flat for each trip/ route for 5 seats; 7 seats and 16 seats respectively, which is much cheaper than normal taxi. You only need to tell me in advance for booking the car service.
* Taxi: Taxi fare is VND12,500 per km and VND14,500 per km for 5 seats car and 7 seats car respectively. It takes about 32km from Noi Bai airport to my house. You can take Mai Linh Taxi, Noi Bai Taxi, ABC Taxi, Thanh Cong Taxi, CP Taxi at the airport (there is taxi advisor there).
* Public transit: you can take bus (fare of VND7,000 per each trip), normal taxi and modern taxi such as: Uber (IOS and Android app for hiring taxi service with cheaper price than the normal one) or hired local motorbike-driver (in Vietnam we call "xe ôm") to get around the city. Should you need any advice on public transit, please let me know.
* Scooter for rent: I also have a scooter which is available for rent. The price (without fuel) is USD10 per day.
* Bicycle for rent (Giant): I also have a bicycle which is available for rent. The price is USD6 per day
* Tour arrangement: I can help you to arrange Hanoi city tours or other tours in tourism places in Vietnam, like: Sa Pa, Ha Long Bay, Cat Ba Islands, Mai Chau, Tam Coc - Ninh Binh, Da Nang, Nha Trang, Phan Thiet, Phu Quoc, Ho Chi Minh, etc. given I have become a strategic partner of the best tour operators in Vietnam. I can can request tour operators offer you the best prices. Other Things to Note* Scooter for rent: I also have a scooter which is available for rent. The price (without fuel) is USD10 per day.
* Bicycle for rent: I also have a bicycle which is available for rent. The price is USD6 per day
* Tour arrangement: I can help you to arrange Hanoi city tours or other tours in tourism places in Vietnam, like: Sa Pa, Ha Long Bay, Cat Ba Islands, Mai Chau, Tam Coc - Ninh Binh, Da Nang, Nha Trang, Phan Thiet, Phu Quoc, Ho Chi Minh, etc. given I have become a strategic partner of the best tour operators in Vietnam. I can can request tour operators offer you the best prices.
* Stay/Residence Registration: Guest is required to (i) present the information of ID/Passport/ Visa/ Immigration declaration/ Temporary residence permission; and, (ii) execute House Lease Contract for residence registration purpose with the local authority.
* Prepaid Phone/ Hand-phone plan for tourist/ foreigner: You can buy "Happy Tourist" plan of VND250,000 of Mobifone for data & call in 30 days:
+ For Happy Tourist Data pack, you will have 3GB free high speed; out of these free data, data price will be VND9.77 per 50KB. Besides, you can deposit more money into the account by using phone card to use local SMS and international SMS of VND350 per SMS and VND2,500 per SMS respectively.
+ For Happy Tourist Voice & Data pack, you will have 1.5GB free high speed and VND80,000 in balance. Out of these free data, data price will be VND25 per 50KB. Besides, cost for local SMS and international SMS are the same to Happy Tourist Data pack. And you can call locally at VND1,780 per minute and internationally at VND3,960 per minute.
+ The closet Mobifone Shop for prepaid phone/ hand-phone plan is at 75 Dinh Tien Hoang, Hanoi. It (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) address is: (URL HIDDEN)
* Tour arrangement: I can help you to arrange transportation & accommodation or customize tour to all tourism places in Vietnam, like: Sa Pa, Ha Long Bay, Mai Chau, Tam Coc - Ninh Binh, Da Nang, Nha Trang, Phan Thiet, Phu Quoc, Ho Chi Minh, etc. given I have become a strategic partner of The Sinh Tourist who is one of the best tour operator in Vietnam.