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Essence Hanoi

Hanoi, Vietnam

This small boutique hotel is in the heart of Hanoi's historic Old Quarter. The location is excellent as you can step out straight into the hustle and bustle of this colorful capital city from the main entrance.

Each guest room has been fitted with simple Vietnamese furnishings, and the hotel offers free wireless internet throughout. The elegant Essence Cafe restaurant offers full hot buffet breakfast and various lunch and dinner menus should you decide to relax and eat in the hotel rather than head out for the evening.

OUR RATING: Medium

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Tour ideas in Hanoi

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    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you’re staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident’s eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area’s inhabitants.

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