Enjoy excellent cuisine and explore fascinating history at one of Hanoi’s most celebrated hotels.
A landmark in Hanoi since 1901 this legendary hotel is renowned for its fine service and has hosted many revered guests over the years. Set in the beautiful French Quarter, it provides a sophisticated base for city exploration and the Hanoi Opera House is just a stone’s throw away. It made the 2018 Condé Nast Traveller’s Gold List and its blend of classic elegance and modern luxury is complemented with excellent service and superb cuisine.
The hotel’s French restaurant is over 100 years old and is famous for its extravagant brunches whilst the 1920s-style Le Club offers a unique chocolate buffet, classic cocktails and live jazz. Bamboo Bar serves delicious cocktails and Angelina offers western cuisine with Italian influences and there is also a wine cellar.
Kids will love the indoor and outdoor children’s playground while adults can relax at the luxurious two-level spa which features a hammam, sauna and Jacuzzi, or work out in the fitness centre.
For a unique insight into life during the Vietnam war see the bomb shelter, only discovered in 2011, located in the hotel’s gardens. The bunker was used to protect guests, which included Jane Fonda and Joan Baez, from war-time air raids. Exhibits located in the Metropole Wing highlight the hotel’s illustrious history which spans over 100 years. Complimentary tours are offered to guests of the hotel (reservations are required).
Within walking distance of the Old QuarterAirport transfer time:Approx. 45 minutes’ private transfer from Hanoi airport Rooms:364
TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2019
Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi is one of our favourite hotels, but don’t just take our word for it – TripAdvisor reviewers agree and have voted the resort 16th in the Top 25 Hotels in Vietnam.
6 restaurants and bars
Breakfast at the main restaurant.
Meal upgrade options (per person per night)
Half Board from £77
Full Board from £122.