Rex Hotel

5 star hotel


141 Nguyen Hue Blvd Ho Chi Minh CitySee nearby area


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The Rex has recently had an overhaul, propelling it into the five-star bracket, although this may be in part down to generosity towards the government owners Saigon Tourist. Built in 1950, it was once the haunt of US army officers. Rooms are now looking much better than they were, and amenities include a pool and popular rooftop bar.

Our independent authors have visited Rex Hotel and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Rex Hotel is located in downtown Ho Chi Minh City, 1 km from Ben Thanh Market. It features a casino and rooftop restaurant. A full spa and gym are offered.

Hotel Rex is within a 10-minute walk from Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theatre and the Opera House. Notre-Dame Cathedral is 500 metres away.

Rooms offer modern Vietnamese décor and feature cable TV, tea/coffee making amenities and free Wi-Fi access.

Guests can relax with a swim in the pool or head for a game of tennis. Yoga, aerobics and dance classes are offered. A hot tub is available.

The Rooftop Garden offers Chinese and French dishes.

Offering a year-round outdoor pool and views of the city, Rex Hotel is set in Ho Chi Minh City, 100 metres from Tax Trade Center. There is a restaurant and guests can have fun at the casino. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property and private parking is available on site.

Some units feature a seating area for your convenience. Rooms are equipped with a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find bath robes, slippers and a hair dryer. A flat-screen TV with satellite channels is available.

You will find a gift shop at the property.

The hotel also offers car hire. Union Square is 100 metres from Rex Hotel, while Ho Chi Minh City Hall is 100 metres away. Tan Son Nhat International Airport is 7 km from the property.

Services & facilities

  • Bar
    • Available
  • Breakfast
    • Breakfast in the room
  • Concierge
    • Concierge service
  • Recreation
    • Casino
  • Non-smoking
    • Non-smoking rooms
  • Accessibility
    • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Outdoor space
    • Garden
    • Terrace
  • Guest services
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Room service
    • Tour desk
    • VIP room facilities
  • Restaurant/Café
    • Restaurant (à la carte)
    • Restaurant (buffet)
    • Restaurant
  • Transport/transfers
    • Car hire
  • Bureau de Change/ATM
    • Currency exchange
  • Wi-Fi/internet access
    • Free WiFi
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