Sofitel Plaza Hanoi Hotel
Sofitel Plaza Hanoi is a well-known landmark on the Hanoi skyline, offering easy access to the city's commercial center and various cultural sites. Located between West Lake and the Red River, the Sofitel Plaza has 317 rooms with wall-to-wall windows giving magnificent views of the city. There are two restaurants and three bars with complimentary wi-fi in the public areas and complimentary in-room broadband internet service in the rooms. This is the only hotel in Hanoi with a fitness center including an all-weather swimming pool and spa.
Sofitel Plaza Hanoi is a thoroughly modern building with spacious rooms featuring elegant decor and furniture. There are conference rooms for up to 500, offering a relaxed setting for business gatherings.
The Sofitel Plaza Hanoi offers easy access to attractions including the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum. These are both popular tourist sites, and the mausoleum grounds feature about 250 species of plants from all parts of Vietnam. Sofitel Plaza is also close to the bustling Old Quarter offering a picture of the local culture. The nearby West Lake is a beautiful strolling spot and there is a floating coffee house just a short distance away. The Restored Swan Lake and various museums are nearby.
The hotel's restaurants are famous, and there is also the Song Hong Bar, the highest open-air lounge in the city.
Reviews of this hotel are usually favorable. While the location is not as central as some, the beautiful lake, restaurants and lounges are a destination in themselves.