Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi

Sofitel Legend Metropole is a famous French colonial hotel, which is grand and imposing icon of Hanoi. The hotel was built in 1901 on an enormous corner plot in the French quarter, just a brief cyclo ride from the Old Quarter and a short walking distance from the Hoan Kiem Lake.


The hotel is known for fantastic service and deluxe facilities setting in a colonial and neo-classical atmosphere. The property is featuring two wings, the Historical Wing with historic and authentic designs, and the recently refurbished Opera Wing. There are many choices of bars and restaurants, each providing different taste of local and international cuisine.


You would love to enjoy a Mojito at the bamboo bar by the swimming pool, which is right on the top of the bomb shelter used in the war.




This legendary hotel is featuring two separately styled wings – the Historical Wing and the Opera Wing. In the Metropole Wing, the style is very colonial, there are many wooden finishes and very grand. The room choices here are the Luxury, Grand Luxury and Legendary Suite. The main different between rooms are the sizes. Luxury rooms on Historical Wing do not have separate baths and showers, which the Grand Luxuries and Legendary Suites do.


On the Opera Wing (this side of the hotel is nearly facing the Hanoi Opera House), the room choices are Premium, Grand Premium, and Suites. Like the other wing, the difference between rooms being the size. The Grand Premium and Suite rooms have separate showers and baths, the Premium rooms do not.





This hotel is located at a great location in the French Quarter, which is just a few steps away from the famous Hoan Kiem Lake and about 15 minutes on foot to the historic Old Quarter. It’s very easy to get anywhere in the city with the help of the superb doorman, who will be very happy to call you a taxi or a cyclo. Guests love to walk around the hotel to see the typical French buildings, and watching local people who are enjoying their afternoon around the lake.





Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel is offering the best food in town, and their food options seem almost limitless. The buffet breakfast is expansive, and is a huge range of Western and Eastern options.





Connecting rooms as well as babysitting services are available at the hotel.





This five-star hotel really does offer everything you might expect from a city hotel. There is an outdoor pool, spa, sauna, gym, laundry, babysitting services, free Wi-Fi, a currency exchange, hairdressing salon, cash machine, gift shop, and airport shuttle. Since 2011, they are offering a free historic tours for their guests to learn about the underground war bunker.





There is ramp and wheelchair access in the hotel as well as lifts.


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