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Pattaya, Chon Buri, Thailand
1 review
Reviewed 27 September 2013

2 buildings ... 1. with reception 2. without reception Very good location, clean, very friendly staff, quiet, not hot rooms, not noisy, ... I was there at the beginning of april 2011 about 5 days. Mistakes: 1. Hotel was locked dawn at 11 P.M 2. My room can't lock dawn when i was inside and when i reported that on... More 

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Thank Komandant S
Tacoma, WA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Stayed at the Red Sun for 5 nights in Nov 2012. Good value. US$1 breakfast. You can negotiate breakfast into the price of your room. I was usually up and gone before kitchen opened - 0700 hours (if I remember right). The Red Sun is in a quiet ally off Pham Ngu Lao St. in the "backpacker" area in District... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2013

the red sun hotel is in the noisy backpacker area and still is more or less quiet, they have a small standard breakfast which is ok, but nothing fancy, but for 20$ you can not expect too much, the rooms are clean, have ac, fan and tv, there is free wifi and a computer in the lobby. the staff is... More 

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Pretoria
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2012

This was our 3rd visit to Ho Chi Minh City, and we stayed at the Red Sun on all 3 occasions. It's very central so there are shops and restaurants all around, and you can walk to one of the main markets. Any trip you may wish to take can be organised by reception, and they will keep your luggage... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 July 2012

This hostel seems to be a familiar place to most people - if you want to save some money take the bus from the airport rather than pay exhorbitant taxi fees. Kind and welcoming they were happy to get me tea when I couldnt sleep and shared their breakfast with me, The staff said she would be happy to make... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2012

he staff were really helpful and didn't seem to mind when I turned up at a rather ungodly hour, waking them up - they let me check in very early in the morning for only half a day room price which was more than fair! It's really central and very clean and I enjoyed my short but sweet stay there.

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Hanoi
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2012

This hotel is pretty average. At the end of the day it's a place to sleep and nothing more. The breakfast included is alright - omelet, baguette and fruit - it gets very repetitive if you're there for a while. The staff were really friendly and made you feel very welcome and they always tried to answer all your questions.... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2011

This hotel is just fine. Nothing to brag about. No lift, so we have to go up the stairs to the 4th floor with our luggages. The room is so small that it only fits a bed, a small dresser and a small tv. Not much space. They turn off the A/C when the guests go out so it is... More 

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Mui Ne, Vietnam
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 July 2011

We stayed here for 3 nights and the longer we were there, the less impressed we were with it. They kept turning our air-con off from downstairs so if we wanted it back on we had to hunt for ages to find them, as there is never anyone at reception. We did a lot of tours which involved early starts... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed 19 July 2011

We really enjoyed our stay in Red Sun Hotel. Clean rooms, good and central location, quiet, nice breakfast, free wifi and really helpfull staff, especially Jenny made our stay really pleasant with good advices for bars, restaurants and trips. Overall good price-quality ratio!!!

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Additional Information about Red Sun Hotel

Address: 283/17 Pham Ngu Lao St | Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
Region: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: £6 - £11 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
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“Second floor”
 of 5 bubbles komandants, 27 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Interior rooms are quieter here. Always check A/C and hot water in shower in all hotels in Vietnam.”
 of 5 bubbles dhztacoma, 8 Apr 2013 | Read review
“the rooms to the back of the little alley are a bit quieter, considering that in vietnam there is no such thing as no noise.”
 of 5 bubbles rolandos977, 11 Feb 2013 | Read review
“Check your hot shower works before night!”
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 of 5 bubbles IJGrieve, 27 Mar 2011 | Read review
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