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Liberty Central Saigon Riverside Hotel

Liberty Central Saigon Riverside Hotel

The Liberty Central Riverside Hotel offers great value, and is a convenient base for exploring the city. Situated within District 1, the Reunification Palace, City Hall and the Notre Dame Cathedral are all within a short walk of the property. The hotel has well-appointed rooms and stylish suites, some with views over the Saigon River. There is also a bar with live music each evening, a restaurant, gym and small rooftop swimming pool.

Our rating: Medium

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Rooms

The hotel has five different room types each accommodating up to two adults in a double or twin arrangement. With the exception of the suites, all rooms are the same size and differ only in their location and facilities. Deluxe rooms are the lowest category and offer a city or river view. Premier rooms have guaranteed river views. Executive rooms are located on the higher floors of the hotel and include access to the executive lounge. Signature River View rooms come complete with private balconies from which to enjoy the vistas. The highest category room is the Liberty Central Suite, which has a separate living area and large bathroom.

Location

The hotel is located just around the corner from Dong Khoi Street on the Saigon riverfront. Its close proximity to many of the city’s District 1 attractions make it a convenient place to stay and it comes complete with river views.

Food and drink

The hotels ‘Central Restaurant’ is open daily from 6am to midnight and offers guests a wide array of cuisine from across the continents, either as a buffet or a la carte. Located on the first floor of the hotel the restaurant can accommodate a large number of diners and offers uninterrupted views of the Saigon River. For lighter options during the day the Bistro, Executive lounge (which is available for those staying in an Executive room or higher category) and the Vertical Sky bar offer a healthy selection of savoury snacks and drinks. Happy hour takes place daily from 3pm to 6.30pm at the Bistro.

Families

Extra beds are available for small families and connecting deluxe rooms are available for families with two or more children.

Facilities and activities

The hotels Central Spa is open daily, offering a wide range of treatments from reflexology and facials to manicures and full body massage. The hotel also boasts a fully-equipped fitness centre complete with sauna and steam room.

Our opinion

With a little more style than its sister property, Liberty Central in Saigon, the Liberty Central Riverside is a good-value, well-located hotel, with professional and welcoming staff.

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