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4.0 out of 5

"Fantastic experience - can't wait to return. A must stay for all my friends " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 03 Aug 2017

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Hotel Description

Rex Hotel puts you in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, connected to the convention centre and within steps of popular attractions like Ho Chi Minh City Hall and Museum of Ho Chi Minh City. Highlights at this luxury hotel include 4 restaurants, a casino and an outdoor swimming pool.

LCD TVs with cable channels are featured in all 286 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, free wired Internet and coffee/tea makers. Dining in is an option with 24-hour room service, and minibars provide refreshments. Premium linens welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include bathrobes and slippers. Free bottled water, safes and hairdryers are also available.

Rooftop is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Paradise Coffee Lounge is the hotel's own lobby lounge, serving drinks along with breakfast and lunch. Enjoy the health club, outdoor tennis court, spa tub and sauna. 26910 square feet (2500 square metres) of event facilities include conference rooms, and other business amenities include a business centre and limo/town car service. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a kids' swimming pool and a coffee shop/café. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Attractions within a short walk walk of this 5-star Dong Khoi hotel include Vincom Center Shopping Mall and Saigon River.

Deluxe Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$151* Per night/room 15 Dec. - 16 Dec.

Rex Suite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Premium Room (West Wing)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Premium

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Governor Suite (West Wing)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Governor Suite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Rex Hotel ratings based on 12 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Rex Hotel

Everyone (9) Couples (2)
4 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

5 Aug. 2019 by Rex Hotel Saigon

Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from the Rex Hotel Saigon! Thank you for rating us. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. With best regards,

4 out of 5
Great location, lots of history, grand in style, quiet and spacious. Excellent meals in downstairs restaurant.

Posted by on 30 Apr. 2019

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2 out of 5
The location of this hotel is perfect. The rooms are amazing. The staff are great. My bad review is based on the terrible smell of cigars that permeates everything in the hotel lobby. It is so bad, i want to hold my breath the entire way through. I can't understand how people can work and shop in those conditions.

Posted by on 28 Apr. 2019

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3 out of 5
Hotel is too old. Furnitures is very ugly. Reception staff are not very nice. The restauran and executive Louge staffs are very nice and helpful

Posted by on 18 Feb. 2019

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5 out of 5
It was really nice to finish off our Vietnam adventure in style

Posted by on 17 Sep. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

17 Sep. 2018 by Rex Hotel Saigon

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback!

3 out of 5

Iconic hotel, looking a bit tired

Cons: Location and most of the staff
The Rex Reception is beautiful however the rooms are quite dated. Unfortunately when you come out of the lifts the area stunk of smoke as all the local staff were having their ciggie break inside and just around the ocrner from the lifts. Our room overlooked a large building site and everything was a bit tired. Reception Staff and Breakfast staff were wonderful however the roof top bar staff were not. Our waiter seemed to want to be anywhere else but work. Its was a bit dissapointing.

Posted by on 22 Mar. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

23 Mar. 2018 by Rex Hotel Saigon

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback!

5 out of 5

Was on my bucket list and was amazing!

Fantastic experience - can't wait to return. A must stay for all my friends

Posted by , from Melb Australia on 3 Aug. 2017

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5 out of 5

Great location in district 1

Pros: Excellent service and staff were very friendly
Cons: All was fine
Location: Walking distance to Ben Than market,war remenants museam, reunification palace,Notre Dame cathedral and post office.
Great spot to base yourself for exploring Ho Chi Minh city. Two good rooftop pools to relax in and the rooftop bar was a great place to unwind after a days sightseeing. The breakfast was first class and the choices were endless. The water puppet show was worth a look to.

Posted by , from victoria Aus on 5 Jul. 2017

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5 out of 5

Fabulous location and service

We were referred here and only had two nights stay before going North. They obviously noted my birthday and gave me not one but two cakes. One the night before in our room and another the next morning at breakfast with a candle. The room was great, clean and well stocked with fresh bottled water. We had a drink at the rooftop bar and the view from there is spectacular. We booked a half day city tour through the tour desk and got our own guide and driver and lots of cold water in a nice merc with VIP access to the attractions without queues. A brilliant hotel well worth the cost.

Posted by , from New Zealand on 11 Sep. 2016

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4 out of 5

Excellent Location

Pros: The private tour to the Cu Chi tunnels and the Handicap Handicrafts, was organized by the hotel and our guide Tom(sp) was particularly good.
Location: The Pho di bo Nguyen Hue (Boulevard) is right outside the main entrance to the Rex and is a nice easy walk to the river and used by families in the ev
An older hotel in the grand style, large rooms with comfortable large bed. We were given daily fresh fruit and a recipe or fable at turndown - lovely local touch. Reasonably quiet rooms.

Posted by , from New Zealand on 4 Jul. 2016

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Property Features

Rex Hotel offers its guests an outdoor pool, a kids' pool, an outdoor tennis court, and a health club. There are 4 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/cafΘ. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business centre and a limo/town car service. Event space at this hotel measures 26910 square feet (2500 square metres) and includes conference rooms. A casino, a hot tub, and a sauna are also featured at the luxury Rex Hotel. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a train station pick-up service are available for a fee. For a fee, parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Ho Chi Minh City hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 286 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • 4 dining venues
  • 26910 sq ft of conference space
  • 2500 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 1927
  • Casino
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • Television in lobby
  • On-site shopping
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet


Self parking (surcharge)


  • Airport: Ho Chi Minh City (SGN-Tan Son Nhat Intl.) (7 km / 4.4 mi)
  • Train station: Saigon Railway Station (3.4 km / 2.1 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and train station pick-up
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Rex Hotel offers 286 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning

Food & Drink

Rooftop – This bar serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open 24 hours.

Cung Dinh – This restaurant specialises in Asian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Paradise Coffee Lounge – Overlooking the garden, this café specialises in Asian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open 24 hours. Open daily.

Hoa Mai Restaurant – This fine-dining restaurant specialises in Eastern European cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool, a children's pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a health club and a sauna.

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transport is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.


  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for VND 1220000.0 per night.


  • No pets allowed


Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2


Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: VND 1290000 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Self-parking fee: VND 117000 per day
  • Nearby parking fee: VND 117000 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: VND 1220000.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Rex Ho Chi Minh City
  • Rex Hotel
  • Rex Hotel Ho Chi Minh City
  • Rex Hotel Saigon
  • Rex Hotel Hotel
  • Rex Hotel Ho Chi Minh City
  • Rex Hotel Hotel Ho Chi Minh City

You should know

  • Rex Hotel offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Guests may experience noise disturbance due to nearby construction work.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.