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Hanoi Backpacker QuarterHanoi

Escape to Hanoi Backpacker Quarter! Enjoy its spas, lake views, and monuments.

Explore the walkable area of Hanoi Backpacker Quarter—spas, lake views, and sights from Ta Hien Street to Bach Ma Temple.

Top Hotels in Hanoi Backpacker Quarter

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Matilda Boutique and Spa Hotel
Matilda Boutique and Spa Hotel
4 out of 5
73 Ma May, Hang Buom, Hanoi, Ha Noi
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
¥3,885
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13

Located in Hoan Kiem, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Ta Hien Street and Hanoi Old City Gate. Hoan Kiem Lake and Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre are ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (114 reviews)

"The hotel is centrally located, walking distance to all the quarter. Staff is fantastic, will ways help when they can. Property is clean, roomy and a bargain for the price."…"

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2020

Matilda Boutique and Spa Hotel
MK Premier Boutique Hotel
MK Premier Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
72-74 Hang Buom Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
¥7,498
per night
May 9 - May 10

Located in Hoan Kiem, this spa hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Bach Ma Temple and Hanoi Old City Gate. Hoan Kiem Lake and Dong Xuan Market are also within ...

4.3/5Excellent! (254 reviews)
Good location, clean place with friendly staffs

"Good location, clean place with friendly staffs. There was an ongoing construction next building and constant noise came along, but besides that all was nice. I would def. come back and stay again."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

MK Premier Boutique Hotel
Marriotte Hotel Hanoi
Marriotte Hotel Hanoi
3 out of 5
49 Luong Ngoc Quyen Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
Free Cancellation
¥1,936
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13

Located in Hoan Kiem, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Ta Hien Street and Hanoi Old City Gate. Hoan Kiem Lake and Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre are ...

3/5 (75 reviews)
Good local area.

"Good to stay but WiFi is a bit weak. Air condition is good and room is wide. It’s good to stay local area."…"

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2019

Marriotte Hotel Hanoi
Ha Noi Lantern Dorm - Adults Only
Ha Noi Lantern Dorm - Adults Only
2 out of 5
80 Ma May - Hoan Kiem, Hanoi
¥1,092
per night
May 1 - May 2

Located in Hoan Kiem, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Thang Long Ca Tru Theatre and Hanoi Old City Gate. Hoan Kiem Lake and Thang Long Water Puppet ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (23 reviews)
Pleasantly Surprised

"This was my first experience staying at a Hostel and I will definitely return. Staff were polite and helpful, room was clean, restrooms were nice and the storage locker was spacious."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2019

Ha Noi Lantern Dorm - Adults Only
Viola Royal Hotel & Spa
Viola Royal Hotel & Spa
3 out of 5
06 Luong Ngoc Quyen St., Hoan Kiem Dist., Hanoi
¥3,613
per night
May 1 - May 2

Located in Hoan Kiem, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre and Hoan Kiem Lake. Goethe-Institut Hanoi and Temple of Literature ...

4.2/5Very Good! (69 reviews)

"super friendly and helpful front desk staffs. located in the middle of old quarter and easy access to transport , shops and foods. few halal restaurant located nearby. super clean hotel. highly recommended"…"

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2020

Viola Royal Hotel & Spa
Gia Thinh Hotel
Gia Thinh Hotel
3 out of 5
19 Hang Bac St, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi

Located in Hoan Kiem, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Thang Long Ca Tru Theatre and Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre. Hanoi Old City Gate and Hoan Kiem ...

3.8/5Good! (39 reviews)

"The property sits in the heart of old quarter, which is very convenient and there are plenty restaurants nearby to quench your thirst or hunger"…"

Reviewed on May 5, 2019

Gia Thinh Hotel

Popular things to do in Hanoi Backpacker Quarter

Ta Hien Street
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Ta Hien Street

4/5(2 reviews)

During your visit to Hanoi, you can find the perfect gifts to bring home at Ta Hien Street. While you're here, you can savor the top-notch restaurants.

Bach Ma Temple
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Bach Ma Temple

4.5/5(3 reviews)

You can learn about the history of Hanoi with a trip to Bach Ma Temple. Stroll along the lakeside or visit the shops in this culturally-rich area.

Ancient House
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Ancient House

4.5/5(7 reviews)

You can browse the exhibits at Ancient House, a museum with a storied past, during your trip to Hanoi. Discover the fascinating museums in this culturally-rich area, or seek out the local tours.

Hoan Kiem Lake
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Hoan Kiem Lake

4.5/5(908 reviews)

Wander around the banks of this peaceful lake and discover an historic temple, observe locals going about their daily life or enjoy a picnic lunch under the shade.

Hanoi Opera House
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Hanoi Opera House

4.5/5(335 reviews)

This historic building is the centerpiece of Hanoi’s French Quarter and host to shows by many of Vietnam’s premier singers, dancers and musicians.

Hanoi Old City Gate
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Hanoi Old City Gate

4.5/5(312 reviews)

The attractive shape of the only city gate remaining in Hanoi harks back to a time when the city was under siege.

Top activities in Hanoi Backpacker Quarter

2-day Halong Bay Cruise on 3-star Junk
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2-day Halong Bay Cruise on 3-star Junk

¥17,270
Per adult
Full-day Halong Bay Premium Cruise
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Full-day Halong Bay Premium Cruise

80% of travellers recommend
¥7,780
Per adult
2-days Hoa Lu, Tam Coc, Bai Dinh, & Trang An
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2-days Hoa Lu, Tam Coc, Bai Dinh, & Trang An

¥15,651
Per adult
Luxury Halong Bay Day Cruise
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Luxury Halong Bay Day Cruise

¥10,426
Per adult
Luxury Ninh Binh - Trang An - Bich Dong Day Tour from Hanoi
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Luxury Ninh Binh - Trang An - Bich Dong Day Tour from Hanoi

¥9,113
Per adult
Motorbike tour in Hanoi- Private Tour
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Motorbike tour in Hanoi- Private Tour

¥4,564
Per adult

Other neighborhoods in Hanoi

Hanoi Old City Gate featuring a city and night scenes

Hang Buom

If you're spending some time in Hang Buom, Hanoi Old City Gate and Ta Hien Street are top sights worth seeing.

Hang Buom
Hanoi which includes street scenes

Old Quarter

A noteworthy feature of Old Quarter is its panoramic lake views. While you're in town, be sure to stop and check out Hoan Kiem Lake and Hanoi Old City Gate.

Old Quarter
Hoan Kiem showing a city, street scenes and signage

Hoan Kiem

4.5/5Wonderful!(1,806 area reviews)

The panoramic lake views and popular shops are just a few highlights of Hoan Kiem. Make a stop by Hoan Kiem Lake or Hanoi Opera House while you're exploring the area.

Hoan Kiem
Hanoi showing signage, street scenes and night scenes

French Quarter

The abundant dining options and lake views are top of the list for many visitors to French Quarter. A stop by Hoan Kiem Lake or National Museum of Vietnamese History might round out your trip.

French Quarter
Tran Quoc Pagoda

Yên Phụ

4/5Very Good!(1 area review)

While visiting Yên Phụ, you might make a stop by sights like Tran Quoc Pagoda and West Lake.

Yên Phụ
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum featuring a monument and a park

Ba Dinh

4/5Very Good!(128 area reviews)

The ample dining options and fantastic lake views are top of the list for many visitors to Ba Dinh. A stop by Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum or Lotte Center Hanoi might round out your trip.

Ba Dinh