Located at the tip of the peninsula in Southern Vietnam, Vung Tao is surrounded by the ocean on three sides. Vung Tao might not be the first place that comes to mind for a seaside holiday, but the city comes to life on the weekend with holiday-goers from Ho Chi Minh city. It’s a fascinating place to experience life in a Vietnamese city against the backdrop of the sea and mountains.
Located right on the beachfront, Ruby Villa 2 is a semi-detached villa that offers free wifi and parking. Guests can relax in the hot tub and sauna, or enjoy the view from the sun terrace. The kitchen comes with an oven and microwave, and there is also a barbecue pit.
Foto Face Villa is good for those who are looking for cheap and comfortable accommodation. The villa offers the minimum for a comfortable stay, so its good for big groups who are just looking for a place to crash at night. The villa offers a barbecue pit and free wifi. It also has sea views and is 1.2km away from Front Beach.
Foto Face Villa
Address: 80 Ha Long
Price: from 90 USD
White Palace Villa offers a variety of bedrooms, ranging from sleek and minimal to decked out in pink and homey touches. The property boasts a hot tub, free wifi and a satellite flat-screen TV. The property has a private beach area, and some units have a terrace with sea or mountain views.
Vung Tau Homestay is a homey villa, with contemporary and sleek furnishings. The villa is 1.4km away from Front Beach, and 1.7km away from Back Beach. The villa can fit up to 12 people and comes with a fully-furnished kitchen.
Vung Tau Homestay
Address: 176 Truong Cong Dinh
Price: from 95 USD
Offering spacious rooms and a gorgeous sea view, Bai Dau 4 Villa is just 800m away from Mulberry Beach. The property offers free wifi and parking and comes equipped with a flat-screen TV with cable TV channels. The kitchenette also comes equipped with a fridge.
Bai Dau 4 Villa
Address: 81A Tran Phu
Featuring a spacious 2-storey villa nestled amongst lush greenery, White Palace 2 Villa features an outdoor pool, a hot tub and a sun terrace. The property is 800m away from Mulberry Beach and 1.4km away from Buddhist Temple. You can enjoy water sports such as windsurfing, diving and canoeing. Other activities such as golf and cycling are also available nearby.
White Palace 2 Villa
Address: 90 Tran Phu
Price: from 750 USD
Hoang Gia Villa features grand, Victorian-style architecture and furnishings and has an outdoor pool and a garden. The property is 800m away from Mulberry Beach and 1.5km away from Buddhist Temple. A spacious terrace offers gorgeous views of the sea. Free wifi and parking is available on the property.
Hoang Gia Villa
Address: 49 Tran Phu, Ward 5
Hai Nam Villa is a low, brick-walled villa with a unique, cozy vibe. The property has a spacious courtyard and is just a short walk way from the beach. Free wifi, parking, and bike hire are available, and the villa also offers a free airport shuttle.
Sleek, modern and luxurious, Villa Kim Minh is 4-storeys high and offers stunning views of the surroundings. It has an outdoor pool, air conditioning and a kitchen. Front Beach is 1.3km away and Cay Bang Restaurant is 2.1km away.
Comfortable and neatly furnished, ViVa Villa Vung Tau is a detached villa that features a garden and a small pool. The Christ of Vung Tao is just 0.8m away, and Front Beach is 1.6km away. Free wifi and parking are available.
ViVa Villa Vung Tau
Address: 4A Lac Long Quan
Price: from 82 USD
Urbanised life on Vietnam's coast
Vung Tao used to be one of the most important shipping ports in Vietnam. Today, it is less well-known as a shipping port and better known for its role in the oil industry. Oil tankers are a common sight and there are oil rigs offshore. Despite that, it’s a still a popular destination for beach-goers, and while it might not be the main destination for your holidays, it can serve as a starting point for exploring the southern coast of Vietnam.
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