The following Ho Chi Minh City hotels are in the budget to mid-range price category. If you’re looking for more upmarket to luxury options then you should go to our Saigon Hotels page. There is plenty budget accommodation around the Pham Ngu Lao district where backpackers hostels abound. Many will collect you at the airport if you book in advance for a few days. Here are a few better options within the budget category.
Check out the Booking.com website for great deals on budget HCMC hotels.
Bi & Bee Saigon Hotel (www.bisaigon.com)
185/26 & 185/16 Pham Ngu Lao, D1 Tel: 836 0678, HCMC
Two popular budget options within a stone’s throw of one another in the backpacker area. Comfortable rooms and a nice restaurant in the pleasant courtyard at the back.
An An Hotel (www.ananhotel.com)
40 Bui Vien Street, D1 Tel: 837 8087, HCMC
This relatively new establishment is a cut above the rest for this area with particularly well-appointed rooms with ensuite bathroom, TV and minibar yet still at very reasonable prices.
Tranh Anh Guesthouse
185/24 Bui Vien, D1 Tel: 837 1004, HCMC
This is one of the best family-run budget hotels in the backpacker area. It has large air-conditioned rooms with balconies and most rooms have ensuite bathrooom and satellite TV. Good prices and very popular so book well in advance.
Miss Loi’s Guesthouse
178/20 Ð Co Giang, D1 Tel: 837 9589, HCMC
This long established, family run guesthouse remains a firm favourite among visitors. It lies about a 10 minute walk from the Pham Ngu Lao backpacking area in a quiet area called Co Giang. Great choice if you’re looking for a laid back place with a genuinely welcoming family atmosphere.
Ho Chi Minh City Mid Range Hotels
You’ll find a good selection of mid-range and luxury Ho Chi Minh City hotels on the Booking.com website.
44-46 Le Thanh Ton, D1 Tel: 829 7362, HCMC
This is our choice hotel in HCMC. Located in the Dong Khoi district it has fabulous rooms overlooking the city, is spotlessly clean with a very pleasant staff who make you feel very welcome. Near some good bars and restaurants so ideal for our purposes.
127 Pham Ngu Lao, D1 Tel: 836 9522, HCMC
Very comfortable hotel in the backpacker area with views over the city. Certainly one of the best mid-range hotels in this district so book in advance as this is a popular option.
204 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, D3 Tel: 930 6290, HCMC
Nice hotel with views over the park. Facilities include a spa, sauna and massage as well as two restaurants and a karaoke club. All rooms have satellite TV.
148 Tran Hung Dao, D1 Tel: 832 2021, HCMC
This hotel is particularly well known for its outdoor swimming pool which can be very pleasant after a day of sightseeing. Otherwise nothing special.
Lan Lan Hotel 2
46 Thu Khoa Huan, D1 Tel: 822 7926, HCMC
Located near the Ben Thanh market this is a clean, modern hotel providing easy access to close to the Pham Ngu Lao district in one direction and the the Dong Khoi area in the other.