If you are on a budget and looking for accommodation in Hanoi, the Hanoi Golden Charm hostel is a great place to stay. Located near Hang Gai Street, this cheap hostel is a short walk from the Bach Ma Temple and is 0.8 km from the Old City Gate. Other nearby attractions include the Opera House and Saint Joseph Cathedral. This hostel also has free WiFi and cable TV. Located in a convenient location, it is the perfect choice for budget travelers.
Hoan Kiem district
The Golden charm hostel is a comfortable, inexpensive hotel in Hanoi’s Hoan Kiem district. It’s 350 metres from the Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre and a short walk from the Opera House. There’s free Wi-Fi in every room, and there’s a restaurant and patio. The hotel is within 5 minutes’ walk from the centre of Hanoi, which includes the Opera House and the Lake of Restored Sword. The Presidential Palace and President Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum are within an easy drive.
Phong Nha caves
You can visit the famous Phong Nha cave by taking a boat ride upstream the Son River. Once inside, you can see beautiful rock formations and natural patterns. This is a great excursion for all ages. You can stay at the Hanoi Golden Charm hostel to save money on the tour. Here, you can also explore the cave. It takes about 1.5 hours. After exploring the cave, you can explore the city’s famous night markets and other attractions.
Ho Chi Minh Palace
Located within walking distance of Independence Palace, the Golden Charm Hostel is perfect for backpackers seeking to experience authentic Vietnamese culture. This palace was once the residence of the President of the Republic of Vietnam, but has since been renovated for a more comfortable stay for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to the Golden Charm Hostel, guests can also visit the National Reunification Convention Hall, where the former President of the Republic of Vietnam held meetings.
Easy Tiger Hostel
The location of Easy Tiger Hostel in Hanoi is a big plus. This backpacker’s hostel in Hanoi is close to the main sights and the city’s bus and train stations. The hotel provides complimentary airport shuttles, bicycle and motorbike rentals, and a restaurant. The breakfast served here is both Vietnamese and European. It’s a 45-minute drive to Noi Bai International Airport.
If you are staying at the Vietnam Backpackers Hostel in Hanoi, you may want to take a Castaways tour. This is a tour that includes a two-night stay on a private beach, as well as a party cruise around the bay. This tour will also provide you with the opportunity to go kayaking and rock climbing. The rooms in this hostel are fairly basic, but the atmosphere is very lively.