While living in Saigon, your family will probably visit you. It might be the first time they come or not at all. You also may want something that is different from the other hospitality groups, something different from the tourist trap hotels. Here are where your family should stay if they come to see you in Saigon.
In district 1
Opened in October 2017, The Junction Hotel is this urban and modern hotel located on 220N Hai Ba Trung in district 1. With 5 floors and 8 rooms, the average daily rate is roughly 700,000 VND. The hotel offers 3 kind of rooms: single, double and triple. The rooms are really clean and modern with very comfy and good quality bedding. They do not have an elevator to get to the top floor where you can enjoy a local or continental breakfast. Also on their rooftop, you can admire the view over the district 1 while enjoying drinks.
In district 2
The River Cottage is located at the very end of the street 6 in Thao Dien. From there, you can walk to all the coolest places and restaurants such as Docks, Saint Honore, Snap, The Deck and so on. With 7 rooms, this little charming hotel offers all the quietness and the beauty of the Saigon river. They do not have a swimming pool but have a bar and restaurant where to enjoy drinks and food. This place will be perfect if you already know the crazy and busy city center or in search for something quiet, especially if you are travelling with kids. The room rate is from 1,900,000 VND to 2,400,000 VND and does not include the VAT. The price varies according to the view of the room, either garden or river.
In district 3
Ma Maison is a little boutique hotel located on 656/52 Cach Mang Thang Tam Street in district 3. The hotel offers 12 rooms well decorated in a luxury way and with a really good taste. Ma Maison has a restaurant bistro that serves Asian and Western food. There are 3 kinds of rooms with an average daily rate at 1,900,000 VND a night.
Binh Thanh district
Maison de Camille is beautiful and charming boutique hotel in Binh Thanh district. Located on 174/21 Dien Bien Phu street, this hotel offers 19 rooms with 4 different type of rooms. Each room has a balcony/terrace. Suite rooms are obviously bigger than the other rooms with a bigger terrace with deckchairs to enjoy the sun. The daily rate is roughly from 1,800,000 VND for a double room to 3,600,000 VND for a family room for 4 people. The price includes breakfast.