Located in Hanoi’s French quarter, a mere stone’s throw from the steps of the opera house, The Sofitel Metropole is the best place to discover Hanoi’s rich heritage. Nearby monuments include the Nngoc Son Temple, One Pillar Pagoda and Hochiminh Mausoleum. There are also several museums, markets and amusement parts to explore close by.
Le Spa du Metropole is the perfect place for guests to unwind and get away from it all. Personalised treatments on offer incorporate essences created by a renowned Grasse perfumer and range from massages to a traditional hammam experience. There is also a fitness centre, sauna and Jacuzzi for guests to enjoy after their treatment.
The hotel boasts many luxurious rooms and suites to choose from, with plush furnishing and the latest hi-tech fixtures and fittings. The Luxury Room in the Historical Wing comes complete with flat screen TV and free WiFi with décor inspired by 1920s France. Or there is the Grand Prestige Suite in the Opera Wing with 24-hour butler service, cocktails and afternoon tea included.
Take a dip in the hotel’s outdoor heated pool or enjoy a round of golf on some of the region’s best golf courses, which can be arranged by the hotel’s concierge. There are also excursions available for those wishing to explore Hanoi’s many tourist attractions and historical buildings.
The hotel has a number of restaurants offering a wide range of local and international cuisine. Enjoy mouthwatering French fare at Le Beaulieu Restaurant, or sample some traditional Vietnamese flavours at Spices Garden Restaurant. And over at Angelina Restaurant and Lounge, guests can enjoy some tempting Italian dishes and fine wines, together with live DJ sets every night from 9pm.
15 Ngo Quyen Street, Hanoi, Vi