IF YOU HAVE A CHANCE TO VISIT SAIGON, WHERE SHOULD YOU STAY?
Here’s some information about some of the top choices.
Many of the 5-star hotels are located in the Dong Khoi area, which is known as one of the most prestigious and oldest areas of the city. You will find hotels like the Majestic Hotel and the Continental Hotel, located next to the City Theater. These hotels are surrounded by French colonial architectures and lush cafes.
Phạm Ngũ Lão and Bui Vien Street s are the most famous for backpackers when they come to Ho Chi Minh City. There are dozens of hotels, guest houses, and hostels along these two streets, which are very economical. Since this area is dominated by foreign backpackers and travelers, Pham Ngu Lao is also called a nightlife area with numerous bars, nightclubs, massage parlors, and food shops. To many foreigners, Pham Ngu Lao is a good area to look for accommodation.
Just a short walk across the park from Pham Ngu Lao is the most well-known central area of Ho Chi Minh City, Ben Thanh Market. There are plenty of hotel options in the streets surrounding the market, and this is the area where many tour groups stay. There are plenty of attractions and things to do in this area.
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