Essence Hanoi Hotels & Spa

Welcome to Essence Hanoi Hotels & Spa, an unrivaled luxury boutique hotel chain experience in the heart of Hanoi – 3 minutes walk from the Lake of the Restored Sword, yet nestled in the vibrancy, excitement and captivation of Hanoi’s most historic location – the Old Quarter.

Endless and enchanting views of ancient Hanoi, unrivaled architectural elegance and timeless style, amenities to please the most discerning traveler, this is the Essence way of life. Our guestrooms are steeped in modern comfort, contemporary, eco-friendly yet harmonized with local surroundings.

Consisting of three luxurious boutique hotels named Essence Hanoi - Essence d'Orient & Essence Palace, the hotels are meant to be enjoyed, experienced and rediscovered each visit. Free wireless internet and laptops are available throughout all guestrooms and public areas, fresh seasonal fruit awaits you upon arrival, your mini-bar is replenished daily, bath amenities and flowers help you enjoy the custom tubs, super quiet, spacious rooms and incredible down bedding beckons you back from wherever your day takes you.

In particular, we design the Family inter-connecting rooms that perfectly suit the families of 3 - 5 people. Family travelers can now enjoy the best privacy and comfort in this room type apart from the normal one-big room.

A daily buffet breakfast is served in the famous Essence & Gia Ngu Restaurants, which also opens for lunch and dinner to cater to guests who want to experience authentic Vietnamese food in a classy fine-dining setting.

Your every need and comfort is cared for by our world-class staff, yet still in search of more intimate guest experience, they are committed to individualized service that reshapes the future of Vietnamese hospitality.

Essence Hanoi Hotels & Spa are proudly to be voted Winner of Excellent Service by TripAdvisor in 6 consecutive years from 2010 to 2015.

In the year 2015, the hotel service goes beyond Vietnamese border, it is voted among top 25 hotels for service in the world by TripAdvisor.


Facilities & Services

  • Full day Restaurants, best authentic Vietnamese cuisine in town
  • Passenger Elevators
  • Various room types, all with air-cons
  • Free Wireless internet access in rooms and public areas
  • Free laptop with Wifi in each room
  • Business center
  • Coffee shop
  • Concierge
  • Books & daily English and French newspaper
  • Daily housekeeping service
  • Laundry & Dry cleaning
  • 24-hour security, reception & IT support
  • 24-hour room service
  • Free safety deposit box
  • Smoking area

Attractions nearby

  • Hoan Kiem (Sword Restored) Lake
  • Ho Chi Minh (Uncle Ho) residence & mausoleum
  • Temple of Literature
  • Fine Arts Museum
  • Long Bien (Paul Doumer) Bridge
  • Hanoi Ceramic Mosaic Mural
  • Thang Long Water Puppet theatre
  • Hoa Lo (Hilton) Prison
  • Tran Quoc Pagoda
  • St. Joseph's Cathedral
  • French Quarter
  • Opera House
  • Metropole Sofitel hotel
  • History Museum
  • Museum of Military
  • Vietnamese Women's Museum
  • Museum of Ethnology

We are pleased to present you with a video clip shared by Mr John Cragen - a world traveler who stayed in 2 hotels of our chain.