For the expat community, but also more more and more Vietnamese, Thao Dien seems to be very popular. If you have your family visiting you, and you wish to have them, near you, here is a selection of hotels where to stay.
La Casita is on 25 Tran Ngoc Dien street, in the heart of Thao Dien area. Very well located nearby several popular restaurants serving international cuisine: The Deck, Mad House, Stellar, Papagayo and many more, the hotel has a direct access to La Plancha, a well-know French restaurant.
This boutique hotel has 13 rooms located all around the swimming pool, with 2 types, one costs $90 and the other one costs 95$. The rooms on the ground floor have an outside bathroom with shower. All rooms on the first floor have balconies. This hotel is the best place to stay for families with infants, group of friends or couples. If you need to book more than one room, you can book the connecting rooms for more space and confort. The rooms have either queen or king bed, decorated with great taste in a French colonial style. It is highly-recommended boutique hotel, for the quality and confort of the room, the location, the facilities and the service.
The River Cottage is located at the very end of the street N. 6 in Thao Dien area. This unique boutique hotel is along side the river, one of a kind, and benefits from quiet. With only 8 rooms, The River Cottage is the place to go if you are looking for nature. Surrounding by trees and plants, the rooms are quite rustic. To insure the tranquility of the hotel, they don’t allow children. Therefore, it is perfect for young couple, solo, senior, or group of friends. The place has a bar and restaurant where you can enjoy simple breakfast from 7-10PM (Coffee or tea, juice, croissants, bacon & eggs, or muesli), lunch or dinner with sandwich, salads and local food, or drinks (cocktails and beers).