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    Especen Hotel

    28 Tho Xuong street, Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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    1 - 5 of 250 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    They have at least three properties. When we were staying there, their reception was in the main hotel - we were staying there. It seems the owner's family also lives there. The location is good - close to the cathedral - no hectic vehicle traffic...More

    Thank Peter J
    Reviewed 6 May 2017

    Well I booked this online and I have always been really happy with my bookings. I booked this hotel online and I went by the photo. Never trust a photo. It looked light and attractive had a balcony and it was cheap. It was not...More

    1  Thank joy L
    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    Our of our three weeks of travelling Vietnam, this by far was the most expensive and worst place we stayed. We were met with rudeness, rats, and floods and left the next day. They capitalised on the fact we turned up having just arrived tired,...More

    Thank Simoned1989
    Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

    This was a great place to stay for a day/night I had between arriving on the overnight train from Sapa and a flight to Dong Hoi the next day. Loved the location, the room was spacious and clean, and the staff was really helpful. I...More

    Thank Jeannie H
    Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

    We checked the address, this is the "right" Especen for the review. Pick up from airport was good, driver rude and cold but it was our first city in Vietnam, we now know that is the norm. Check in was fine, we were given a...More

    1  Thank Isabel R
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$19 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #22 Best Value Hotel in Hanoi
    • #68 Romantic Hotel in Hanoi
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 29
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    smarveleous_kim
    16 April 2015|
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    Response from especen | Property representative |
    Dear Lindia It is so far to July but I guest tour price mostly keeps same or just a little changed. I've just e-mailed to you also. It is more easy way to describe your trip. Best regards Especen hotel's manager Tran Hoai... More
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    Pip H
    11 December 2014|
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    Response from especen | Property representative |
    Well, you can do check-in 24h/24h. For easy room scheduled, whenever do booking process, please let us know your ARRIVAL TIME in O'clock! Please book room directly from our official website at especen.vn for easiest and... More
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    "Awful place just don't bother, do your homework and stay somewhere else."
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    "Higher rooms are quieter. Avoid any room on a level near reception."
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