Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam, which is currently voted Top 10 worth living countries in the world. Therefore, it comes without saying that this city is one of the destinations you have to visit at least once in your life!

However, when you travel, choosing a great hotel to stay in is very important.

Let’s take a look at this checklist on 5-star hotels in Hanoi and explore their outstanding features and services!

1. Hilton Opera

Address: No. 1 Le Thanh Tong, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi.

Phone number: 04 39330530.

Located in the city center, this hotel is very convenient for visitors to travel and visit famous places. It is a 35-minute drive away from Noi Bai International Airport, next to Hanoi Opera House, and within walking distance from the iconic sites such as Old Quarter, Sword Lake, Ba Dinh Square, National History Museum and Trang Tien Plaza shopping center.

Apart from high-class rooms, it also provides a valet parking, a fitness center, a business center, restaurants, cafés, an indoor pool, en-suite bathrooms with a bath or shower…

The restaurants serve traditional Vietnamese cuisine coupled with a menu of international dishes. There are views of the Opera House from the restaurants, too.

2. Sofitel Legend Metropole

Address: No. 15 Ngo Quyen, Hanoi.

Phone number: 04 386266919

This hotel was built in 1901 with classic French architectural styles. From the hotel, you can easily walk to Sword Lake, Opera House, Old Town, etc.

Some of its excellent services include relaxing spa services, convenient 24-hour room service, a big heated pool, a fully-equipped fitness Center, a modern business center, and a lovely gift shop.

As a bonus, Sofitel Legend Metropole is among the most money-saving 5-star hotels!

3. HOTEL du PARC HANOI (formerly Nikko)

Address: No. 84 Tran Nhan Tong, Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi.

Phone number: 04 38223535

Located in the heart of Hanoi city, HOTEL du PARC HANOI is  close to office buildings, historical sites, and shopping centers.

Whether you come to Hanoi for work, conference or travel, the hotel will always welcome you with the all the amenities to give you a great experience.

With a variety of dishes from Europe, China, Japan, their restaurant system will satisfy even the keen gourmets.

4. Intercontinental Hanoi Westlake

Address: No. 1A Nghi Tam, Tay Ho District, Hanoi.

Phone number: 04 6270 8888.

This 5-star hotel is the most distinctive and impressive with the combined architecture of Western and Vietnamese culture. Built on West Lake next to the 800-year-old Golden Lotus Pagoda, it provides a rare romantic and peaceful atmosphere that you cannot find anywhere else.

InterContinental Hanoi Westlake is about 22 km from Noi Bai International Airport and near attractions such as Thang Long Water Puppet Theater and Vietnam Fine Arts Museum.

There are three restaurants on-site, which serve Vietnamese and Italian cuisine. Guests can enjoy drinks and wine at Sunset Bar or Diplomat Lounge. Fresh homemade bread, biscuits, and pastries, as well as a wide selection of coffee and tea at Le Gourmet, will definitely satisfy any fastidious diners.

Especially if you love historical sightseeings and natural scenes, Intercontinental Hanoi Westlake is a perfect choice.

5. JW Marriott

Address: No. 8 Do Duc Duc, Nam Tu Liem District, Hanoi.

Phone number: 024 3833 5588.

The next 5-star hotel on our list is JW Marriott.

This is a new hotel with a unique exterior structure, which meets the full criteria of a world-class 5-star hotel.

The hotel exudes elegance and luxury right from the outside. And of course, Marriott’s inner space is not inferior to any 5-star hotel in Hanoi. Huge marble walls, luxurious leather furnitures, magnificent crystal lights and special layouts of the rooms will surely captivate any visitors!

You can feel how great it is when Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un stayed here during the American – South Korean Summit 2019.

However, unlike the above hotels, this one is an aparthotel, which is suitable for people who are not into the crowds!

6. Apricot Hotel 

Address: 136 Hang Trong Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi.

Phone number: 024 3828 9595.

Positioned right opposite the Hoan Kiem Lake, the Apricot hotel is surrounded with shops selling hand-crafted ornaments, top tailoring, souvenirs and elegant lacquerwares, etc.

Anyone who comes here for the first time will be surprised at white-gloved doorkeepers, lashings of marble, glittering chandeliers and more than 600 works of contemporary Asian art scattered in the hotel.

The service here is very professional and exemplar. The facilities involve a huge rooftop swimming pool with beautiful scenes of SwordLake, a well-equipped fitness center, and a luxurious spa with three treatment rooms full of steam and saunas facilities.

As a bonus, the rooms are spotless. The beds and bathtubs are of premium-quality so you’ll certainly feel pleased even before enjoying the unique interior design.

7. Lotte Hotel Hanoi

Address: No. 54, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi.

Phone number: 024 3333 1000.

Lotte Hotel Hanoi on the top of the Lotte Center Hanoi, which is the second-highest skyscraper in Vietnam with 65 floors.

There are Sports & Spa Center, which are ideal places for you to practice and relax.

The harmonious combination of a superior taste and a spectacular view from the built-in restaurant will bring unforgettable experiences to diners.

With Dimsum restaurant, Contemporary Chinese and Asian cuisine restaurant, Luxurious and cozy tea cake space, contemporary international cuisine by veteran chefs, Lotte Hotel Hanoi is undoubtedly the best hotel for food!

The Hanoi’s tallest outdoor bar plays live music with blue style. Together with unique luxury spaces, it will also bring you a refresh feeling in the middle of a crowded city.

Final Words

So we have gone through the list of the top seven 5-star hotels in Hanoi. Having stayed in many different 5-star hotels, I am so sure that you will be happier than expected with the quality of service here.

Let’s try and feel it by yourself.

Thanks for reading!