Emerging areas for good value accommodation include around St Joseph Cathedral, and on and around P Hang Dieu on the western edge of the Old Quarter. Expect to pay US$20 to US$25 for a decent budget room. For around US$30 to US$45, rooms are loaded with gadgets and facilities including air-con, satellite TV, wiﬁ, a computer and minibar. There’s been a mini-boom in eﬃciently run hostels, and dorm beds range from US$6 to US$9. Contemporary boutique hotels are also emerging with tariﬀs around US$40 to US$80 a night. Above US$100, you’re looking at luxury hotels with pools, ﬁtness centres and restaurants. Most budget and midrange hotels include free internet access, while top-end hotels levy a charge. Always check whether tax and service is included.