Where to Stay in Halong Bay

If you are at Ha Long Bay, the best option is to go on an overnight cruise. However, the beauty of the island is so enchanting that you find it hard to break free and will want to spend some more time at the Halong Bay. Several hotels along the bay offer tourists good overnight propositions. Priced for all pockets, from $20-$100 you may stay at the Halong Bay or in any of the islands along the bay. Take a look at our list of where to stay in Halong Bay.

Optional Hotels

♦ 1. Muong Thanh Luxury Quang Ninh Hotel

Address: Hạ Long, Bãi Cháy, Thành phố Hạ Long, Quảng Ninh, Vietnam

Situated a little way from the Bai Chay beach and the Halong night market, this hotel is very modern and well equipped and deserves to be one of your where to stay in Halong Bay list. Provided with an outdoor swimming pool, fitness center and sauna, the balcony view looks upon the Bay and the limestone rocks and mountains that surround it. Guests can play tennis, sing along with karaoke or take a soothing massage.

· The breakfast is Asian, and the buffet is priced at FeeVND300,000 (Approximately US$12.93) /person
· Business Hours: 06:00 - 09:00 [Mon - Sun]
· Room Price: $45 USD- $113 USD

♦ 2. Central Luxury Ha Long Hotel

 Address:  Đ. Hoàng Quốc Việt, Hùng Thắng, Thành phố Hạ Long, Quảng Ninh, Vietnam

This hotel is strategically closed to the Dolphin club and Tuan Chau Beach. The rooms have the latest and most modern amenities as this was launched in 2019. There are around 219 guest rooms with a refrigerator and minibar. The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool too.

· Room price: US$54- US$1,325

♦ 3. Novotel Halong Bay Hotel

 Address: 160 Ha Long Road, Bai Chay Ward Ha Long City, Quang Ninh, Vietnam Ha Long City, 200000, Vietnam

This place is good for families, business travelers and couples are welcome everywhere. Belonging to an international chain, this hotel naturally provides well for all visitors. The hotel has a lounge, a bar and there is live music in the evenings. The restaurant and the pool bar is also much loved by tourists. This place is perfect for a comfortable and short stay. The breakfast buffet is served for US$18.50 /person between 06:00 AM-10:00 AM [Mon - Sun].

· The price is approximately US$65 - US$99.

♦ 4. Wyndham Legend Halong

Address: No.12 Ha Long Street, Bai Chay Ward, Halong City, Quang Ninh Provine, Vietnam

Bai Chay Ward’s first five-star hotel, the place occupies a prime spot in the Halong Bay coastline. An ideal place to unwind, the hotel service will pamper you and make you feel special. With all modern amenities, there is a gift and souvenir shop attached to the hotel, so that if you feel lazy; you can collect gifts for friends from here rather than venturing out to the shops. However, the shops are really close to the hotel so you can walk down to the beach and do a bit of shopping, dine on seafood, along the beach restaurants and return for a luxurious nap.

· Western Breakfast: US$20.00 /person
· Business Hours: 06:00 AM-10:00 AM [Mon - Sun]
· Room Price: US$63 - US$149

♦ 5. Paradise Suites Hotel

 Address: Paradise Town, Tuan Chau Island, Halong Bay, 999100, Quang Ninh, Vietnam

A perfect stay option at the picturesque Taun Chau Island, this hotel is 2 km (1.2 miles) away from the main Halong Bay. With a large flow of western and international tourists, the restaurant serves delectable fare that goes well with international taste buds. So, in case you are tired with the Vietnamese food, this will be refreshing. It is very modern and fitted with the latest technology. The windows are large offering ample view of the streets. The furniture is made of dark wood. The staff is very friendly. The breakfast is scrumptious.

· Room Price: US$47-US$51

♦ 6. Vinpearl Resort

 Address: Reu Island, Bai Chay, Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province

This is a spectacular resort on a private island of Bai Chay. Oh yes, quite dreamy isn’t it? With white sand and the blue waters kissing the beach, this is the largest 5-star resort in North Vietnam. Shaped like a bow much like the Rennes Opera House in France, this is one place that offers abundant privacy and extraordinary views. The rooms open to blue sea fronts and are tastefully decorated. The swimming pool is huge. The lobby is lavish. If you are here, you have assured a great stay.

· Price starts from 3,960,714 VND

♦ 7. La Paz Resort Tuan Chau Halong

Address: Tuan Chau Island, Tuan Chau, Quang Ninh, Vietnam

This could be called a pocket-friendly resort on your where to stay in Halong Bay list. The beach is within walking distance. The villa looks beautiful and the price is reasonable. The pool is not open till late hours, but you can hang around the bar. A cart connects the rooms with the main building. The food agrees with the Chinese palate. Children have a wonderful time in this resort as there is a sprawling playground. The outdoor pool is also quite an attraction. The resort is packed with all modern amenities. There are 534 rooms in the resort. 

· Price: VND233,591 (Approximately US$10.07) / person

♦ 8. Lan Ha Bay Night Stay Service

The view of the Halong Bay is indeed mesmerizing. If you do not wish to stay in the conventional hotels, you could also let a cruise drop you off at the Lan Ha Bay. 4-5 boats offer night stay services and the experience is quite outstanding in the middle of the sea. The rooms are luxurious, and the boats have private balconies where you could stand and absorb the beauty of the bay with the setting sun. 

· Room Rent: $18
· Meals: 150,000 Dongs about $6

Cat Ba Island

If you are still wondering where to stay in Halong Bay?  Then here you go. Some consider this to be a better stay option than the Halong Bay. The beautiful beaches and energetic nightlife make this a dream destination. There are several hotels, resorts and homestays that you could explore. You can stay up till late hours but travel in groups. The island is a bit isolated but safe on the whole.

Co To Island

You may not find a deluxe accommodation, but you will fall in love with the island, its sandy beaches, the turquoise waterfront and the trekking paths. This romantic destination will make you adjust to the average accommodations. There is less hustle-bustle here and you are sure to have more personal time on this island.

Soi Sim Island

If you are looking for peace, then this is unquestionably your destination. Away from the crowd that you find in Halong Bay, this island retains its virgin beaches, its clear water and all the charms of a heart-warming destination. Yes, you cannot get A-class rooms here, but it all depends on what you are prioritizing. Stay here if you love the sand and waters.

The Halong Bay has a variety of experiences and it is hard to decide where to stay in Halong Bay. It really depends upon your budget, your idea of a perfect holiday and your preference in room renting. The list provides a few options and you could select from them. Enjoy your stay and your holiday!
- Last updated on Jan. 20, 2021 -
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