Rex Hotel - Ho Chi Minh City

141 Nguyen Hue Boulevard District 1, Ho Chi Minh C, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam  show map
 5 stars
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Rex Hotel - Ho Chi Minh City

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

Strategically located in downtown Saigon, Rex is a luxury hotel heritage dating back to early 20th century when it was originally opened as a French garage.

For over 80 years, the Rex has been as a landmark, as well as a witness of the ups and downs of the city’s history.

With exceptional decoration and city views and its location, the Rex is the perfect venue for spectacular private and corporate events, and reception.

Rex Hotel Vietnam is an international business hotel with guest rooms beautifully decorated in a traditional design comprising six categories, with rooms for disabled and non-smokers.

There are three restaurants and three bars onsite.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   284.

Rooms

There are 286 guestrooms, including 80 luxurious suites and one presidential suite.

All rooms fully equipped with ADSL, Wi-Fi, IDD telephones, satellite TV, fire-alarm, in-room electronic safes, air-conditioning, hair dryers, tea/coffee making facilities and mini-bars, complimentary newspapers and magazines and turn-down service.

Unique and luxurious are two executive suites with 100sqm each, overlooking the city center and decorated with an ancient royal court interior design. Especially equipped with sauna, Jacuzzi and computer.

All children under the age of 11 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding.

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is one.

Dining options

The following dining options are available at the hotel:

Rose Garden Grill and Beer is a place for people craving meaty ribs, grilled oyster, or grilled wild pork with sate sauce and a 100 percent natural beer.

Cung Dinh Restaurant is a fine dining restaurant with tasty Vietnamese dishes.

Hoa Mai Restaurant serves Vietnamese Cuisine and Western favorites for your dining

Rooftop Garden is one of the best bars of South East Asia

Paradise Coffee Lounge is an idyllic meeting place for a coffee break, afternoon tea or casual fare.

Tea Lounge is an airy and spacious lounge.

The hotel Rex provides visitors with a free buffet breakfast. 

Services

The restaurant’s eleven meeting rooms combine impressive furnishings and décor with first class business amenities.

The hotel can cater for anywhere from 10 to 750 delegates and offer special delegate rates. These include access to the hotel’s facilities, including our individually decorated, extremely comfortable rooms, its Cung Dinh Restaurant, Hoa Mai Restaurant, Rooftop Garden Bar, and superb fitness and health spa, La Cochinchine Spa.

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel and is free of charge.

Leisure

The Bingo Club is reserved for foreign patrons only to try their luck on the hotel’s various games. There are many games, some for the first time available in Asia.

La Cochinchine Spa provides a number of spa procedures. It has large Jacuzzis and VIP rooms.

Besides there is a fitness center in the hotel.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Gay friendly
  • 24-hour security
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Executive/Club floor
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • public parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at USD 6 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Paid porterage
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Night club
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Park view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Fireplace in room

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • International calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of USD 23 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 2. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Rex Hotel - Ho Chi Minh City Ho Chi Minh City location
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Hotel Address:

141 Nguyen Hue Boulevard District 1, Ho Chi Minh C, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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City Center
  • Ho Chi Minh City
    2.9 mi
Airports
Restaurants
  • Rex Hotel (cuisine: European)
    100 ft
  • Hoi An Vietnamnese Restaurant (cuisine: Vietnamese, Chinese)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    284

Hotel Awards

VietnameseHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHo Chi Minh CityRex Hotel

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Best Luxury Hotels in Vietnam

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Rooms and availability

There are 286 guestrooms, including 80 luxurious suites and one presidential suite.

All rooms fully equipped with ADSL, Wi-Fi, IDD telephones, satellite TV, fire-alarm, in-room electronic safes, air-conditioning, hair dryers, tea/coffee making facilities and mini-bars, complimentary newspapers and magazines and turn-down service.

Unique and luxurious are two executive suites with 100sqm each, overlooking the city center and decorated with an ancient royal court interior design. Especially equipped with sauna, Jacuzzi and computer.

All children under the age of 11 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding.

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is one.

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Governor Suite
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 810 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Governor Wing Suite
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      Premium Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Double bed or Twin beds
      Size: 410 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
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      These large rooms come equipped high-quality mattress, a pillow menu and bedside control panel for convenience. They feature natural wood furnishings and parquet floors. A flat-screen TV is provided.

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        Premium Wing Room
        Size: 410 sq. feet
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          Club Room
          Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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            Executive Club Suite
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              Twin Room
              Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds
              Size: 410 sq. feet
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                Suite
                Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Double bed or Twin beds
                Size: 485 sq. feet
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                Offering city or garden views, the suite comes with a separate living room. It features classic dark wood furnishings, an LCD TV and comfortable working desk. Suites with a private balcony are subject to availability.

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                  Quadruple Room
                  Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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                    Executive Deluxe Double Room
                    Bed type: Double bed
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                      Deluxe Double Room
                      Bed type: Double bed or Double beds
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                        Rex Suite
                        Size: 485 sq. feet
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                          Executive Room
                          Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed or 2 Single beds
                          Size: 410 sq. feet
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                          • Private bathroom
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                            Executive Wing Room
                            Bed type: 1 Single bed
                            Size: 410 sq. feet
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                            Located in the Executive Wing, this large room features upgraded bathroom amenities and access to the exclusive Executive Lounge.

                            Room facilities
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                              Executive Suite
                              Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or 1 Super King-size bed
                              Size: 810 sq. feet
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                              • Air conditioning
                              • Private bathroom
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                                Rex Hotel Executive Wing Suite
                                Executive Wing Suite
                                Size: 615 sq. feet
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                                Located in the Executive Wing, this spacious and luxurious suite, features separate living and sleeping areas including access to the exclusive Executive Lounge.

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                                  Presidential Top floor Suite
                                  Size: 2155 sq. feet
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                                  • Free Wi-Fi
                                  • Bathtub
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                                    How to reach hotel

                                    hotel Rex Hotel - Ho Chi Minh City Ho Chi Minh City location
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                                    Hotel Address:

                                    141 Nguyen Hue Boulevard District 1, Ho Chi Minh C, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

                                    Get directions
                                    City Center
                                    • Ho Chi Minh City
                                      2.9 mi
                                    Airports
                                    Restaurants
                                    • Rex Hotel (cuisine: European)
                                      100 ft
                                    • Hoi An Vietnamnese Restaurant (cuisine: Vietnamese, Chinese)
                                      300 ft
                                    Hotel information
                                    • Check-In:
                                      from  2 pm
                                    • Check-Out:
                                      until  12 pm
                                    • Year renovated:
                                      2008
                                    • Number of floors:
                                      6
                                    • Number of rooms:
                                      284

                                    Hotel Awards

                                    VietnameseHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHo Chi Minh CityRex Hotel

                                    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                                    Best Luxury Hotels in Vietnam

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                                    What's nearby

                                    What's nearby.

                                    There are two trading centers opposite the hotel. The Opera Theater is 200m from the hotel.

                                    Typical Ben Tan market and Notre Dame Cathedral are only 500m away.

                                    Popular areas

                                    Places of interest

                                    Museums

                                    • Fine Arts Museum - 2300 ft
                                    • History Museum - 1.0 mi
                                    • Ho Chi Minh Museum - 2.9 mi
                                    • War Remnants Museum - 2.9 mi
                                    • Military Museum - 2.9 mi

                                    Parks

                                    • Cong Vien Van Hoa Park - 2.9 mi

                                    Local attractions

                                    • Temple of the Buddha's Relic (Xa Loi pagoda) - 5200 ft
                                      89 Ba Huyen Thanh Quan St, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City
                                    • Vietnamese Traditional Massage Institute - 1.1 mi
                                      185 D Cong Quynh, Ho Chi Minh City
                                    • Vietnam History Museum - 1.4 mi
                                      2 Nguyen Binh Khiem St, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
                                    • Zoo and Botanical Gardens - 1.0 mi
                                      Nguyen Binh Khiem, Ho Chi Minh City
                                    • Emperor Jade Pagoda (Chua Ngoc Hoang or Phuoc Hai Tu) - 1.1 mi
                                      73 Mai Thi Luu St, Ho Chi Minh City

                                    Near the hotel

                                    • Uy Ban Nhan Dan Thanh Pho - 300 ft
                                      86 Le Thanh Ton Street, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
                                    • A O Show - 900 ft
                                      7 Cong Truong Lam Son, Ho Chi Minh City
                                    • Ton Duc Thang Museum - 2200 ft
                                      5 Ton Duc Thang St, Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City
                                    • Cong Vien 23 Thang 9 - 3900 ft
                                      Pham Ngu Lao, Dist1, Ho Chi Minh City
                                    • Bao Tang Thanh Pho Ho Chi Minh - 700 ft
                                      65 Ly Tu Trong, Ben Nghe ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
                                    • Museum of Ho Chi Minh City - 2100 ft
                                      65 Ly Tu Trong St., Ho Chi Minh City
                                    • War Remnants Museum - 3700 ft
                                      28 Vo Van Tan St, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

                                    Restaurants nearby

                                    • Rex Hotel - 100 ft

                                      Address: 141 Nguyen Hue Street, Ho Chi Minh City

                                      73% likes this, based on 79 reviews
                                      Cuisine: European

                                    • Lemongrass - 800 ft

                                      Address: 4 Nguyen Thiep - District 1
                                      Phone: (08) 822 0496

                                      61% likes this, based on 429 reviews
                                      Cuisine: Vietnamese

                                    • Huong Lai - 700 ft

                                      Address: 38 Ly Tu Trong St. Dist.1
                                      Phone: 08-822-6814

                                      71% likes this, based on 243 reviews
                                      Cuisine: Vietnamese
                                      Price Range: USD 7 - USD 15

                                    • Hoi An Vietnamnese Restaurant - 300 ft

                                      Address: 11 Le Thanh Ton Street, Distrist. 1
                                      Phone: +84 8 823 76 94

                                      68% likes this, based on 107 reviews
                                      Cuisine: Vietnamese, Chinese

                                    • Eleven Cafe - 400 ft

                                      Address: 98 Nguyen Hue
                                      Phone: +84838227352

                                      64% likes this, based on 40 reviews
                                      Price Range: USD 3 - USD 7

                                    Getting there.

                                    Ideally located in the center heart of Ho Chi Minh City. Next door to the people committee house, within steps of the famous Ben Thanh market and historical opera house.

                                    It is 7km/20 minutes drive from Tan Son Nhat airport.

                                    Getting around.

                                    The Rex in Ho Chi Minh City is positioned in the heart of the city.

                                    The People Committee House is also situated close to the Rex in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.

                                    The guests can take any kinds of transportation to reach the hotel.

                                    The Rex in Ho Chi Minh City is only 5km from the Saigon railway.

                                    The Tan Son Nhat Airport is also 7km far away from the Rex in Ho Chi Minh City.

                                    Besides its typical Cyclo drivers are available to get you anywhere you need.

                                    Hotel information
                                    • Check-In:
                                      from  2 pm
                                    • Check-Out:
                                      until  12 pm
                                    • Year renovated:
                                      2008
                                    • Number of floors:
                                      6
                                    • Number of rooms:
                                      284

                                    Hotel Awards

                                    VietnameseHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHo Chi Minh CityRex Hotel

                                    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                                    Best Luxury Hotels in Vietnam

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                                    Rex Hotel Reviews

                                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Rex Hotel

                                    Average guest rating

                                    7.4out of 10
                                    Very good
                                    Based on 96 reviews

                                    Rating by category:

                                    Location
                                    9.0
                                    Value
                                    10.0

                                    Individual guest reviews

                                    • Couple
                                      7.4

                                      Nice location right in the center of Ho Chi Mihn City, the staff at the reception was very welcomming. And the room was well maintained.

                                      Instead of ordering a taxi for us as requested the concierge asked the security guards to stop a taxi for us - they stopped some crappy taxi with a rigged meter and we had to argue with the driver - the only unplesant experience during our trip.

                                    • Family with children
                                      8.2

                                      Location is excellent,staff are very friendly.

                                      the swimming pool is not 5 star, breakfast is 4 star.

                                    • Single
                                      4.6

                                      I booked through Booked.net, but there was no reservation for me when I arrived. When I did get a room it was very poor and nothing like the hotel description, certainly not deluxe.

                                      The booking service and the room.

                                    • Older travelers
                                      7.4

                                      Tried tol fob us off with a room with no window when we had booked a junior suite with balcony. We insisted on room we had booked and were told we were being given an upgrade. This was a lie as the room we were given was identical to our friends room who had also booked a junior suite. Found renovation a problem as there was a constant small of paint thinners on the passageway to our room which did not help husband who has a lung problem

                                      Being in the centre of Saigon

                                    • Older travelers
                                      9.6

                                      How extremely well we were looked after by all hotel staff. Nothing was too much touble for them.

                                      Probably found that the hotel was a litle like a maze a litle bit all over the place, but no doubt with your extensions this will all be addressed in the long term. A lot of stairs especially around pool areas.

                                    • Single
                                      7.4

                                      good location, friendly staff ,only stayed one night - buffet breakfast was awesome

                                    • Family with children
                                      7.8

                                      Stayed at the new wing because I heard a lot of problem with the trafic noise if you stay at the old wing of the hotel.Spacious room. The breakfast was OK. Good location. You are closed to Opera house, Ben Thanh market ect.

                                      could be more varities of the breakfast for a 5 stars hotel.

                                    • Older travelers
                                      8.2

                                      Friendly staff and convenient and central location. Roof top bar is also very nice place to relax and unwind.

                                      I couldn ot get an iron and iron board to be sent to my room; the noise from renovation.

                                    • Family with children
                                      7.4

                                      Good breakfast and rooftop bar. Rooms in the new wing are good.

                                      When we arrived they tried to put us into a room different to the one we booked and charge more than we had agreed to pay. The staff were helpful in sorting it out. The rooms in the old wing are very depressing.

                                    • Single
                                      7.0

                                      good location. most of stuff can speak English.Stuffs are very friendly.

                                      When I asked hotel stuff to pick up taxi, price was more than double...almost triple price with normal fee. This coment was on bookin.com. Yes. I agree.

                                    • Single
                                      10.0

                                      Atmosphere, style, staff all excellent.

                                    • Single
                                      8.0

                                      The bufet breakfast was good. Hotel staff were friendly and helpful.

                                      Rooms insulation was not good esp. The junior suite,old wing, with no windows. Noises from the outside traffic was loud and disturbing esp. In the evening and early morning hours. Had to change room after 1 night. Air conditioning of corridors along the hotel rooms could better.

                                    • Group of friends
                                      7.8

                                      The location was excellent and it is a very historic hotel.

                                      The hotel including the rooms smelled of damp.

                                    • Group of friends
                                      7.4

                                      The Rooftop Garden!!!! The pillows.

                                      Very expensive and the room wasn't very glamorous.

                                    • Single
                                      8.8

                                      Old world charm, friendly staff, safety and great location.

                                      Slow or intermittent internet access.

                                    How to reach hotel

                                    hotel Rex Hotel - Ho Chi Minh City Ho Chi Minh City location
                                    Show big map »

                                    Hotel Address:

                                    141 Nguyen Hue Boulevard District 1, Ho Chi Minh C, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

                                    Get directions
                                    City Center
                                    • Ho Chi Minh City
                                      2.9 mi
                                    Airports
                                    Restaurants
                                    • Rex Hotel (cuisine: European)
                                      100 ft
                                    • Hoi An Vietnamnese Restaurant (cuisine: Vietnamese, Chinese)
                                      300 ft
                                    Hotel information
                                    • Check-In:
                                      from  2 pm
                                    • Check-Out:
                                      until  12 pm
                                    • Year renovated:
                                      2008
                                    • Number of floors:
                                      6
                                    • Number of rooms:
                                      284

                                    Hotel Awards

                                    VietnameseHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedHo Chi Minh CityRex Hotel

                                    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                                    Best Luxury Hotels in Vietnam

                                    Use Badge