The vibrant heart of a beguiling city, Hanoi’s Old Quarter is a dense and condensed encapsulation of everything about Vietnam. History fills its narrow streets, and the more you explore the area, the more you will be captivated by the soulful charms that emanate from its friendly yet no-nonsense people. With plenty of shops and eateries, the Old Quarter is an ideal base for travelers to explore Vietnam’s capital as well as nearby attractions such as Halong Bay and Tam Coc. Here are the top Airbnb vacation rentals available in this area.
Hanoi’s Old Quarter is dotted with plenty of budget or boutique hotels, and this one has clean bedrooms and free breakfast at its rooftop restaurant. The rooms are fully furnished and with wireless internet and cable television. The hotel offers transfer service to and from the airport for a small fee. It is a mere 300-meter walk to the historic Dong Xuan Market, which is filled with shops selling all sorts of trinkets and tidbits. Hoan Kiem Lake, possibly the most iconic landmark of central Hanoi, is just a kilometer’s trek away.
BREAKFAST | MODERN & COZY ROOM | HANOI CENTRALHoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Top guest reviewsgreat views and a delicious hot breakfastwe had a twin room with a double bed each - just perfect after a tiring journeythe room is very clean and has a air-conditioner(very useful for the hot weather)room was clean and quietclean and easy check innice big clean roomyen runs a very lovely clean hotelhotel was very clean and the room spacious
Host:the host are friendlystaff was very polite with good englishyen was a great hostlovely friendly service at the front desk and happy to help with anything you needhost is very friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location in the middle of the old quartergreat location within walking distance to all the action and excitement of old quarteri suggest to everyone to come here location is great everything is walk distancelovely hotel in a great locationcentral location clean room everything is within walking distance
Enjoy a green stay at this eco-friendly house that guarantees warmth and comfort throughout your stay. You will love the green patio and the terrace that serve as perfect spots for your relaxation. Take a deep breath to chill and appreciate life. You can also find many plants in the pots throughout the house. The house itself comes with two beds and one bathroom for four people. As a guest, you are free to use the fast wireless internet, kitchen and toiletries, among others. You will also be served complimentary candies and drinks.
Terrace✨30stoTheLake&BeerStreet✨FreeLuggageStorageHoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Top guest reviewsgreat apartment with everything you need especially the aircon in hanoi's heatthe apartment was even better than we expected and offered plenty of living and sleeping spacetwo bed are large and very comfortableeverything was clean when i arrivedalso her airbnb is so clean modern and beautifuli highly recommend this clean and cozy apartmentit is bright clean and fully equippedvesper's place is amazing it was beautifully designed very clean and extremely comfortable
Host:great host prompt and quick responseand vesper was a great host who always showed her hospitalityand the super host reply back super quicklyjust a great host and spacethe hosts were really nice and they help me out so much throughout my stayRead more reviewslocation is super goodexcellent location in the old quarterit’s location is central and a comfortable distance from many delicious food placesclose and central location but quiet and tucked away from the energy of the streetsits location is great for traveling hanoi becuz it is near hoankiem lake
Fancy doing some trainspotting? This newly decorated apartment has an old railway line literally right across its big windows, ideal for those who like to sip some tea and watch the trains chug by. On the third floor of a building, reached only via stairs, this well-furnished apartment can host up to three guests with a double-size bed and a sofa bed. The helpful host can also provide tips on where to find delicious local food and cheap bicycle rental, as well as arrange pick-up services to and from the airport.
UNIQUE Railway View Aprtment-OldQuarter-NETFLIX TVHàng Mã, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Top guest reviewsthe apartment has an stylish and comfortable furniture and we felt welcomedthe space was very clean and included wifi tv hanging rack hot water heater and morecool newly renovated apartment consists of a combined kitchen / lounge a bedroom and a bathroomvo’s place is fantastic it’s a small and unique apartment with an amazing view of the local railway linebed was comfortable and the bedroom stayed dark even the apartment was full of lightsuper clean and tidyvery clean and cosy appartementloved my stay here very clean and great communicationthe space is clean and stylishthe apartment was clean modern and comfortable
Host:the host was super responsive to any questions or issuesgreat value with a great hostvo has been a super host as statedvo was a good host and very responsivevo is very friendly and help us check in smoothly even we check in very late at nightRead more reviewsgreat location and wonderful decorationa great location in the heart of ha noi you can walk to everythingbeautiful apartment in a great locationhouse had a perfect locationthe apartment was close to great food and tourist attractions
This pristine studio apartment is just outside the boundaries of the Old Quarter but is nevertheless a superb option, attested by great reviews on its clean rooms and fast wireless internet. Close to the scenic West Lake in northern Hanoi, the studio unit has a double bed and private bathroom, an ideal accommodation for two guests. There is a convenience mart opposite the apartment, and you need only to walk downstairs to find food stalls and even a pharmacy.
Dream House near Old Quarter - Unit 2Nguyễn Trung Trực, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Top guest reviewsand the best wifi and internet speed what i found in whole vietnamthe apartment has wonderful security system and studded with all amenitiesthe room is generously sized with a modern private bathroom kitchen and washing machineits super super clean spacedream house is clean and well maintainedsuper clean comfortable and bright windowthe bathroom is spotless clean and the bedroom is very comfortableas for the place it's really clean and cosy
Host:host was very friendly helpful and quick with responseshost do is hospitable and kinddo was quick to respond with any questions and overall was super helpful throughout my staythe hosts are well mannered polite cooperative kind accommodating and helpful in all regardshuy was one of the best hosts i’ve ever had and the place was perfect highly recommendedRead more reviewsand it is in the perfect location to explore hanoisuch a good value for the location and servicesthe location is great walking distance to the old quarters convenient mart opposite food stalls and pharmacy just downstairsthis is by far the best airbnb place we've beenthe apartment is extremely clean fully-equipped with excellent location in the heart of old quarter
This boutique hotel has five bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms available for rental on its premises in the northern part of the Old Quarter. All rooms have queen-size beds and are decked out in stylish modern Vietnamese furniture and decor. There are two dining options available in the hotel, whose staff has earned positive reviews for their hospitality and local knowledge. All these services are for a very reasonable rental price, making it a great value-for-money option around the Old Quarter.
Dragon Pearl Hotel in the Old quarterQu, H, Vietnam
Top guest reviewsthe most comfortable bed we ever slept in beautiful room with lots of space
Host:brilliant staff honestly provide 5 star servicegreat hospitality clean and very friendly and helpful owner and all employeesRead more reviewsthe location is perfect for exploring the old town of hanoithe place is amazing and the breakfast is very good
Traveling to Vietnam would be more fun with your loved ones. And, if you decide to do so, you should book this large and modern apartment where up to nine people can comfortably rest and spend quality time together. Situated close to Hanoi Old Quarter, this apartment offers three bedrooms and one bathroom along with a living room with seating space and an equipped kitchen. High-speed wireless internet can also be accessed for free. One thing to note is you are not allowed to make loud noises at night because your neighbors are elderly people.
Huge Entire Apartment @Ta Hien (Tuti homestay)Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Top guest reviewsgood équipement great bedsthis is a modern and stylish apartment with a beautiful little balcony to enjoy the streetscapeexcellent apartment with air conditioning right in the heart of hanoitotal 4 big beds and having wonderful balconyour party of five comfortably fit in this apartmentthe place is clean and generally as-advertisedvery clean house and tidy nice atmosphere and very convenientthe apartment comes with a drinking water dispenser so we always had clean water availablethe location interior and cleanliness of the accommodation are very goodclean place good design and decent location
Host:the host is very usefulhost was great quick responses very easy to contact with questionsespecially the owner is very kindthe host was being amazing to us quick response and great attitudethank you so much to our lovely host hoanRead more reviewsvery well located and spacious apartmentgreat place with perfect locationbest location and cute stylish spacestylish apartment which is a great location in the old quarter of hanoithe location is also right next to all of the fun spots in hanoi
Here’s another guesthouse with a fantastic nostalgic decor – a retro style reminiscent of Vietnam in the 1980s. Amid those unassuming wooden furniture (and an indoor garden with swing) are three bedrooms that can house up to eight guests. This atmospheric house is in a quiet street in the northwestern part of the Old Quarter, so you can enjoy tranquility at night together while based in a convenient location. The host has some guidebooks on sightseeing tours and even has bicycles on the premises for you to use in exploring the area.
Jardin D'ete - 3BR House next to Old quarter.Hàng Mã, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Top guest reviewsawesome porch/loft on the roof and everything you need in the kitchen including some food/coffee/bread etcthe house is lovely clean and cosy with a nice rooftop area for hanging outthe apartment is really very nice and clean5 wifi 5 the house is amazing many plants inside and very cleancomfortable rooms with ac and clean towels and a lovely little outside attic
Host:also the host is very friendlytran is a great host and his place is a good bargainthe hosts couple are very nice person and provide us with free breakfast and some local foodauthentic vietnamiese stay and friendly hostvery cute house and the host was great would recommend to everyone :)Read more reviewsthe location is perfect and close to all the city's attractionsthe location of the house is very good and it is very convenient to various attractionsthé ideal place to explore hanoia charming hide away on a little alley off a side streetwe had a wonderful stay at here - great location
Sometimes all you need is a clean, no-frills apartment for your entire family to stay in. This two-bedroom apartment fits the bill to a tee, with its simple but elegant decor, lots of natural light, and well-stocked kitchen and bathroom. The rental has a private balcony for you to enjoy the views of the city and free basement parking. Plenty of street cafes are located near the apartment while the Ta Bien bar scene is a few minutes’ walk away.
Best location, family-friendly 2bed. apt.Hàng Mã, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Top guest reviewsvery nice house very cleangreat place clean and pleasant to spend time injanice’s apartment is modern clean well equipped and spacious exactly like the pictures
Host:she was a perfect host helpful and she responds quicklyand did i mention what a wonderful host she isjanice was a great hostvery understanding and helpfuljanice was really helpful during our stayRead more reviewsconvenient location quiet environment it’s so goodnice place for a family good location to walk to the heart of the old quarterexcellent place to stay and perfect locationthe place is so worth itsolid location excellent communication and overall great value for money
The guesthouse at No. 8 on this list can also rent out just its rooftop bedroom, which is named Rosie. You’ll get great views from the top of this five-story house as well as access to all the available amenities such as free breakfast, guide maps, and wireless internet. The house is in a quiet part of the Old Quarter. The host has installed surveillance cameras on the premises to allay security concerns. Also, the police station is nearby, so one can safely return to the guesthouse even late at night,
Jardin D'ete - Rosie - Rooftop next to Old quaterHàng Mã, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Top guest reviewsowner ) indeed fantastic we stayed in a very spacious relaxing clean and tidy lovely room
Host:place is lovely decorated and the hosts are welcoming and nicetruly an amazing host and has set high standards for every next airbnb we will bookresponsive from the minute we requested to book his placetrung is truly a legend of a hostthe roof top is beautiful and kind of romantic with plants thereRead more reviewstran and helen have a fab house in a perfect locationthe place is also quite central without being in old quarter which makes it very calm
Featuring an excellent combination of Vietnam’s traditional beauty and a Western modern touch, this apartment promises a comfortable and warm stay throughout. Equipped with two beds and two bathrooms, the apartment can accommodate six people maximum. As a guest, you are free to roam the entire apartment and use all the available facilities. Enjoy cooking Vietnamese dishes in the fully equipped kitchen. Relax in the living area or take a walk in the small garden to please your eyes and ease your mind.
Lacaito-The May, Ecofriendly Homestay Centre HanoiHanoi, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Top guest reviewsamenities including washing machine fridge iron and hair dryer were excellentstylish apartment with great balcony in the hoan kiem district of hanoithe room is look like as picturei used the extra mattress in the living room and it was surprisingly comfortablethe home is about a 5-10 minute walk south of old quarter so bring some comfortable shoesthe place is clean and quietthe entrance to the accomodation was dusty and could do with a cleanthe place is cleanthis house is clean and as nice as shown on the pictureclean comfortably and really pretty especially with the christmas decorations
Host:the hosts were very helpfull and kindhost was responsive and accommodatingthe hosts also gave us great recommendationswe went for dinner with the host one evening and she was lovelythe host:the host is friendly and easy to communicate speedy response and helpful advicesRead more reviewslocation is pretty goodgreat location as wellgreat neighborhood within walking distance from busier streetslocation is central nice and quietgreat location and beautiful space
It may be difficult to find spacious accommodation in the Old Quarter for families with kids. Thankfully, this 20-room guesthouse offers the option of booking two connecting bedrooms with three beds for groups of up to five guests. Overlooking the Long Bien Bridge in the northern part of the Old Quarter, the guesthouse also offers fantastic services, including free buffet breakfast, computers with free wireless internet, and even a free city map for your exploration needs. The hosts have 10 years’ experience in the hospitality industry and can help arrange private or group tours to attractions like Halong Bay, Sapa or Tam Coc.
Connecting room in Hanoi Centre
Most Airbnb rental units are decked in conventional decor. Not this one. This is a wondrously quirky room adorned with eye-catching Vietnamese country-style furniture. Check out the wooden stools, gas lamps, and wicker chairs. You will want to stay and immerse yourself in the laid-back atmosphere of this room. But we would urge you to go out and explore, with the apartment just minutes away from Hanoi’s night market, walking street, and beer street. At the very least, step out of the room and make friends with the guesthouse staff, who may invite you to join them for a cooked dinner or even a BBQ on the rooftop.
VeQue , Vietnam country style
Greenery lovers will absolutely adore this Scandinavian-style three-bedroom house that can house up to seven guests. Green plants adorn every part of the house – even the pillowcases have leafy patterns! The huge windows in each room allow natural light to brighten the five-floor building, which is near the Old Citadel in the northern part of the Old Quarter. The kitchen and fridge are well-stocked, while the washing machine is on the top floor, so you can hang dry your laundry while enjoying the rooftop view of the surroundings. The host lives on the opposite side of the street, and you can text her to arrange for tours or airport pick-up service.
Tropical Nordic house 1-2BR in Hanoi's Old quarterQuán Thánh, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Top guest reviewsac worked well and wifi was good up until our last daythe room is nicely decorated in a shabby chic/bohemian stylewe really liked the interior of the roomthe rooms are beautiful classy and modernthe place was clean and properpretty clean and very quiet apartmentthe room was very clean and comfortablethe house was very clean and the decoration was lovelythe rooms were nice decorated and clean and the kitchen was well equipped
Host:the host is friendly and reply any quries fastalso she is an excellent hostthanh was probably the most helpful host i've ever encountered on airbnbvery stylish space host was lovely and easy to contact would recommendthanh is very nice and responsive she even helped us with airport pick up at reasonable priceRead more reviewsnear to old town - so great locationanyways we liked the locationthere is a great restaurant 2 mins walk away: lak lukdid find a cheaper place in better location and had the whole place to ourselvesgreat place to stay and enjoy old town super walkable and near lots of restaurants and shops
Classy accommodation amid bustling heart of Hanoi
While the Old Quarter can come across as noisy and even grimy, the rental units on this list offer clean and comfortable havens while not sacrificing the convenience of exploring a key part of Hanoi. Best of all, they don’t cost an arm or a leg, making them excellent alternatives to the budget hotels that are all over the Old Quarter.
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