Our 5-star Riverside Hotel Saigon in Ho Chi Minh City provides just the kind of peaceful sanctuary you’ll crave after a busy day in the Vietnamese capital. Our in-house spa has a wide selection of restorative treatments, and our rooftop pool is the perfect place to unwind away from the heat and noise of the city below. Our plethora of restaurant choices will satisfy every taste, whether you enjoy Vietnamese, Chinese or Western fare. Our location in the city’s District 1 means that once you are ready to explore the wild, eclectic delights of Ho Chi Minh City, you’re never far from the next landmark. And our local Navigator Danh is more than happy to act as tour guide for this unique part of the world.
Perched atop the Centec tower, this chic restaurant offers the best European cuisine paired with stunning views of Reunification Palace.
Arguably one of HCMC's best rooftop restaurants, Shri offers an unforgettable experience in the heart of the historic center. This contemporary restaurant and lounge offers an intimate dining space that is at once elegant yet comfortable with a 360-degree spread of the glittering city lights. Dine alfresco under the stars on their gorgeous garden terrace framed by Frangipani trees and tranquil water features as you sip on fine wines and craft cocktails. Savor dishes like pigeon supreme, braised lamb, foie gras on brioche with star fruit, and scallops with lentils. Head to Shri for quiet conversations and romantic dinners.
Address: 72-74 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Centec Tower, Level 23, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Phone: +84 8 3827 9631
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday from 10:30 AM to 12:00 AM,Sunday from 04:30 PM to 12:00 AM
Website: http://www.shri.vn/Hotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 0.9 mi
Choose from over 300 wines to pair with dishes like Wagyu beef with lobster as you soar over the HCMC skyline at this trendy restaurant.
Discover Ho Chi Minh from the top of its tallest building as you dine with a panoramic view of the meandering Saigon river and dazzling city lights. This restaurant exudes elegance from every angle with massive floor-to-ceiling windows, plush curved seating and chic black-and-white décor. Their French-inspired menu offers a contemporary twist on classic fare, as well as a delectable array of deserts and tasty small plates. Head up to their Heli Bar for an after-dinner drink, while the Cafe EON on level 50 is ideal for both family brunches and cozy dinners. Appreciate the exclusivity of dining uninterrupted at one of their mezzanine tables. Savor plates like grilled lamb chops with Moroccan sauce; German noodles with stir-fried mushroom; and beef cheeks burgundy paired with a classic Pinot Noir. Their cocktail lounge is the ideal venue to unwind after a long day.
Address: 2 Hai Trieu, Level 51, Bitexco Financial Tower, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Phone: +84 8 6291 8751
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday from 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Website: http://www.eon51.comHotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 0.3 mi
Take a tour and discover the contribution of Vietnamese women, particularly in the struggle for National Independence at this modern museum.
Spread out over 2000 square meters (21527 square feet), this museum is a must-visit for all those interested in the art, culture and politics of Vietnam, seen through the eyes of women. Each of the 10 galleries is dedicated to this theme, shown through artifacts, photographs and multimedia. Some of the major ideas include armed struggle in the southern wars, labor and factory life, daily routines, and historic sites and the myths surrounding female personalities. The museum also features a large (500-seat) auditorium, library, film theater and souvenir boutique. The galleries exhibiting ethnic apparel, memorabilia of revolutionary soldiers, fine jewelry, traditional furniture and ceramics are especially interesting. They weave a story of resilience, national sentiment and pride of these bold pioneering women, through the past and into the future. Explanations in English are available throughout the museum.
Address: 202 Vo Thi Sau Street, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Phone: +84 8 3932 0322
Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Website: http://www.baotangphunu.com/Hotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 1.7 mi
Peruse bamboo bags, jewelry and fine art while your silk ao dai is being made-to-measure at this souvenir store, one of the best in Vietnam.
Miss Ao Dai is your one stop shop for authentic Vietnamese souvenirs. This store, spread over three floors, features an amazing collection of fine art, handicrafts and jewelery, as well as the ao dai, Vietnam's traditional national costume. Peruse their assortment of antiques, furnishings, wood and bamboo bags, lacquer dining ware, that make for great gifts and souvenirs. From humble beginnings to now being on the global map, this store is a must-visit among tourists. Visitors can savor the complimentary lotus tea and local specialties while shopping.
Address: 27B Nguyen Dinh Chieu, District 1, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Phone: +84 8 3822 2139
Website: http://missaodai.com.vn/Hotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 1.3 mi
A rooftop garden restaurant serves traditional Vietnamese dishes with a fantastic view of Nguyen Hue Street.
Looking for a nice Vietnamese restaurant for dinning with your partner, your friends or your family? If so, SH Garden restaurant is a must to try. Located on the rooftop of an old French style building on Nguyen Hue Street with a vintage iron elevator, SH Garden serves variety traditional Vietnamese foods in a nice and simple family style.
Address: 98 Nguyen Hue, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone: +84 8 66800188
Opening hours: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Website: http://shgarden.com.vnHotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 0.38 mi
An interior and decor shop that sells lamps, porcelain, and statues.
Luyen Hang Shop designs and produces all kind of lamps made from wood, bamboo, silk, and bronze. Their products focus on quality and clients' satisfaction. They also sell porcelain, statues, water puppets, and vintage clocks.
Address: 115B Nguyen Huu Canh, Binh Thanh District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone: +84 90 900 06 99
Opening hours: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Website: http://luyenhang.vnHotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 2.11 mi
The biggest Vietnamese Mendicant Buddhist Monastery in Ho Chi Minh City.
This Vietnamese Mendicant Buddhist Monastery was named after an influential Vietnamese Monk, the Venerable Minh Dang Quang. He was the founder of the Mendicant Buddhist Order, one of the largest Buddhist sects in Southern Vietnam.
Address: 505 Xa Lo Ha Noi, An Phu, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone: +84 8 38991105Hotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 4.4 mi
Spain meets Vietnam at this cozy downtown bar where the vibrant strains of live flamenco music are guaranteed to have you tapping your feet.
Let the soulful rhythms transport you to the heart of Madrid as you appreciate the flamboyant art of flamenco. Carmen's classy decor is evocative of a wine cellar, complete with characteristic mood lighting in crimson hues and rustic, unfinished stone walls. Rest your glass on a candle-lit table fashioned from kegs as you enjoy the music and some conversation over a shared pitcher of sangria. Their drinks menu is quite extensive featuring beautifully-presented craft cocktails, wines and beers. If the beat catches your fancy, don't hesitate to get up and dance either, it's a great place to show off those ballroom moves. Carmen is a hit on all fronts; it's no wonder that the bar is packed full of locals and expats on most weekend nights.
Address: 8 Ly Tu Trong, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Phone: +84 8 829 7699
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday from 07:00 PM to 12:00 AMHotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 0.7 mi
An classic teahouse of 1930s Saigon where you can find some limited edition tea.
Tea Salon 1930 focuses on the processing and serving scrumptious teas. Here diners have the opportunity to experience the feeling of enjoying tea in style. Some types of tea served here include Weekend in Venice TWG or Red Midnight Hour of Africa.
Address: 15 Nguyen Thiep, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone: +84 918141829
Opening hours: 9:30 AM - 10:00 PMHotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 0.31 mi
Co Ba Xu Quang is an authentic Vietnamese restaurant. The owner is Mrs. Thu Thuy - top 3 of Master Chef Vietnam in 2014.
An amazing restaurant in the center of Saigon serving mostly dishes from Central Vietnam with great service. It is located off the street and has an interior courtyard that had a lit tile walkway to the entrance. You should order fish sauce chicken wings with pandan sticky rice or the 4 dishes chicken, which is the signature dish of this restaurant.
Address: 144 Hai Ba Trung, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone: +84 8 38272709
Opening hours: 7:00 am - 11:00 pmHotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 1.01 mi
Premium custom tailoring service.
Byfas Tailor is a tailoring service that make garments according to the requests of customers. They can even make clothing based on photos or samples brought in by customers. Ready-made clothes, like designer dresses, are sold here as well.
Address: 59 Dong Du, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone: +84 18001089
Opening hours: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Website: http://byfastailor.com/Hotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 0.27 mi
Discover a haven of serenity in the heart of the ever-busy Dong Khoi as you absorb the peaceful atmosphere and simply take a breath.
Ho Chi Minh City is an exciting place to explore with its lively street culture and rich history. However, all of it can get overwhelming at times. For a break from the chaos and noise, head to the Central Mosque to discover a different side of Saigon. This beautiful building was constructed in 1935 by South Indian Muslims so they could have a place to worship in the city. It is now one of 12 mosques serving HCMC and a place of pilgrimage for Indonesian and Pakistani believers as well. The mosque features a shaded verandah, decorative minarets and the customary pool for ablutions. Dress modestly and remove your shoes before you enter the building. If you're looking for halal food, the neighborhood around the mosque offers a variety of options.
Address: 66 Dong Du, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday from 06:00 AM to 09:00 PMHotel: Renaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 0.2 mi