We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Luxury and Excellent Service”

Best prices for -
Check In dd/mm/yyyy Check Out dd/mm/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 12 more sites!
Essence Hoi An Hotel & SPA
Ranked #15 of 147 Hotels in Hoi An
Certificate of Excellence
Brisbane
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Luxury and Excellent Service”
Reviewed 20 August 2013

My husband and I recently stayed for a couple of nights at the Essence Hotel in August and had the most amazing time. The room was something else.... Beautiful King size bed, huge spa bath and walk in shower and double vanity. We however did book a Suite but also had a look at their standard room which was also gorgeous and very luxurious. The staff were very attentive and couldn't do enough for you. The pool is gorgeous and perfect after a day out at Cham Island. The hotel is within walking distance to the night markets and tailors however it is quite a walk. The best thing is its only about $1-2 dollars in a taxi to go into town. I would definately recommend this hotel to anybody. We will be back :)

Room Tip: Rooms and restaurant both excellent.
See more room tips
  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank TheMacFamilyBrisbane
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

2,877 reviews from our community

Traveller rating
    2,456
    371
    42
    5
    3
See reviews for
719
1,379
125
15
Rating summary
  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Traveller tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (685)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Hebrew first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Vietnamese first
  • Any
English first
Shepparton, Australia
Level Contributor
87 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2013 via mobile

We have just spent 3 glorious days at the Essence in Hoi An. We decided that for the last few days of our stay in Vietnam we would treat ourselves to some luxury. We booked a suite which is large, spacious and beautifully appointed, with magnificent views over the rice paddies.There is a large pool with towels provided and always a glass of cold water when we settled in, even if for only 10 minutes. The staff were very attentive and as with all of our travels throughout Vietnam, the people are very polite and very helpful, a lesson that could be learnt by other countries throughout the world. We had a wonderful 3 days and highly recommend the Essence Hotels whenever you visit Vietnam. This was the 4th Essence Hotel we stayed in during the past 3 weeks, and all are excellent. If you would like to be pampered, this is the place to stay in Hoi An.

Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
Helpful?
2 Thank SteveDW2013
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Brisbane
Level Contributor
20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2013

We stayed here during the first week of the hotel opening and it was great. The customer service was outstanding and all the staff went the extra mile to ensure we had a great time. The rooms were spacious and well appointed. The service in the restaurant was really exceptional with the staff all ensuring that we were always happy with our meals.
The hotel offers free push bikes for guests to utilise during their stay, and once you get used to driving through the traffic, it is a great way to see Hoi An.
This is a hotel that offers personalised service to make you feel more than just a guest.

Room Tip: Utilise the free push bikes to travel around an see the countryside.
See more room tips
  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
2 Thank Philkaz
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Bendigo
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2013

This hotel opened recently, and is beautifully appointed. The staff are very attentive and friendly. Nothing is too much trouble! I have a gluten free diet, and they were able to discuss their menu and offer many choices. The pool area and gardens are beautiful, and a great place to relax. It is situated on the outskirts of town, about 10 minutes away from the Japanese bridge. It was great to borrow the distinctive red bikes for a leisurely ride, and there's also a free shuttle bus to a private section on the Hoi An beach. Overall, a relaxing and enjoyable stay!!

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Phillip B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Ashhurst, New Zealand
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 August 2013

both myself and my wife have had a wonderful stay in hoi An. We stayed four nights at Essence and abosolutely loved it. It is not just how beautiful the facilities are - the room, the reception, the beautiful pool - but the great service provided by the most well trained, polite and lovely staff. We will be back.

Room Tip: Choose the rooms facing the pool with balcany. quiet and great views.
See more room tips
  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Joao D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Level Contributor
53 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2013

When we stayed here with our family og five (kids of 13, 11 and 9) the hotel was only 11 day s open. It s a hotel with a lot of possibilities I think a major item of improvement tough are the bicycles; no lights, no way to fasten a backpack or any other bag and sadles straight out of the 50 s. The bikes look great and hip until you use them.....

We only used the breakfast in the hotel (which was excellent) and didn t see many dinner guests at night (which is easily understood with all te dining place of Hoi An close by). The rooms are very comfortable and the ones at the back have great views. The staff is present and eager to help.

Stayed August 2013, travelled with family
Helpful?
Thank Vrie0465
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Hanoielegancehotel, General Manager at Essence Hoi An Hotel & SPA, responded to this review, 20 August 2013
Dear valued guests,

We are mostly glad to learn that you and your family had a good time in our hotel, which are newly opened. Please be assured that our restaurant set highest standard for all meals including the quality and variety of the food for breakfast, the set menus for lunches and dinners, both Vietnamese and Western dishes. Like her sister restaurant in Hanoi, the Gourmet Corner Hoi An restaurant will in no doubt soon be a rendezvous for gastronomy connoisseurs in Hoi An.

The hotel rooms are well appointed with all international standard facilities and amenities. We even add more special features and details in the room settings. The rooms are accessed by elevator and staircase. All that aim to create you a most enjoyable stay here.

The distinctive style bikes will have basket at front to carry luggage. We also bought a dozen more bikes at different size and style for guests free use. Please no worry about.

Rest assured that we are doing our best to make your stay in our hotel a very relaxing and memorable one. We look forward to welcoming you all to our hotel.

Sincerely yours,
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
utrecht
Level Contributor
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2013

We stayed here for 3 nights with a family (kids of 5 and 9 year old) only one month after opening. We had a great stay! The hotel is very charming, not too big, the service very helpful and friendly. Location is perfect: old town within walking distance but no noise from the street since it is not in the middle of the busy centre. The breakfast is great, overwhelming in choice and taste.
The rooms are beautiful and quiet and have a nice view over the rice fields.
After a day of walking around, cycling (with free bikes of the hotel), the nice modern pool is refreshing!
Absolutely value for money, we highly recommend this nice hotel!

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank monique m
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Hoi An hotels
0.6 mi away
Hoi An Silk Marina Resort & Spa
0.4 mi away
Hoi An River Town Hotel
Hoi An River Town Hotel
#17 of 147 in Hoi An
493 reviews
1.9 mi away
Hoi An Holiday Hotel
Hoi An Holiday Hotel
#2 of 147 in Hoi An
631 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.2 mi away
Little Hoi An Central Boutique Hotel & Spa
0.3 mi away
Cozy Hoi An Boutique Villas
1.1 mi away
Hoi An Sincerity Hotel & Spa
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Essence Hoi An Hotel & SPA? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Essence Hoi An Hotel & SPA

Property: Essence Hoi An Hotel & SPA
Address: 132 Hung Vuong Street | Thanh Ha Ward, Hoi An, Vietnam
Phone Number:
Region: Vietnam > Quang Nam Province > Hoi An
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #15 of 147 Hotels in Hoi An
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Essence Hoi An Hotel & SPA 4*
Number of rooms: 38
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located on Hung Vuong Street, on the edge of Hoi An’s old town and not far from the Japanese Covered Bridge, this brand new 4 star boutique hotel nestles on the edge of quiet lush green paddy fields away from the crowds of the old town. Set in a tropical garden, the style embodies authentic, ancient Hoi An charm mixed with modern influences. Our guest rooms have either balconies or large windows bringing you close to nature in a Vietnamese comfort of modern settings. A couple can enjoy their stay in a Deluxe room or a Suite while a family of 4 - 5 people can share a large Family balcony room or take a luxurious Pool view Connecting room. We provide private transfers from Da Nang airport or rail station, daily buffet breakfast, afternoon tea and sunset cocktails as well as many other complimentary services and amenities. The hotel is operated and managed by renowned Hanoi Elegance & Essence Group. Our team of professionals brings a fresh breeze with a new trend of simply comfort and highest quality of customer service to Hoi An. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Agoda, Ctrip TA, Odigeo, TravelUp, Ebookers, Priceline, TripOnline SA, Traveltool, S.L.U., Evoline ltd, HotelQuickly, getaroom.com and Cancelon so you can book your Essence Hoi An Hotel & SPA reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing