Continental Hotel

Vietnam Tourist Information and Travel Guide

The Continental Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City is one of Hanoi's most elegant hotels. Designed in a French-colonial style, it features a lovely central atrium where visitors can enjoy afternoon tea.

Since its opening in 1886, many famous people have stayed at the hotel. They include Walter Cronkite, Andre Malraux and writer Graham Greene. The latter used the Hotel Continental is his 1959 novel entitled "The Quiet American".

Continental Hotel in Saigon Vietnam
Hotel Continental Saigon

Officially called the Hotel Continental Saigon, the building is located across from the Saigon Opera House (i.e. Municipal Theater).

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