Where to stay in Nha Trang

If you’re visiting Nha Trang for the first time, location is key to a fulfilling and budget-appropriate Vietnam holiday.

Nha Trang, located in the south of Vietnam, boasts a six-kilometre stretch of picturesque coastline with verdant mountain ranges, pristine beaches, and over 19 neighbouring islands. As one of the most popular tourist destinations in Vietnam, Nha Thrang offers plenty of accommodation options that ranges from modest hostels for backpackers to five-star beachfront resorts with luxurious amenities.

To help you decide where to stay in Nha Trang, we’ve compiled a quick rundown of its unique cities, islands and beaches as well as the pros and cons of each locale.

Should I book my hotel in Tran Phu Beach

Tran Phu Beach: How to decide

Accessible within a 40-minute drive from Cam Ranh International Airport, Tran Phu Beach is hailed as the most prominent Na Trang beach in Vietnam. The iconic Tran Phu Street, also known as the Pacific Coast Highway of Vietnam, is a beautiful seaside promenade that’s home to many beachfront resorts, budget hotels, museums, eateries and bars are lined along the street. Visitors can also enjoy a wide array of activities such as surfing, snorkelling, bicycle tours, spa treatments, meditation and yoga at Tran Phu Beach.

Who is it For:

– People looking for a busy nightlife scene

– Travellers who like to be in the centre of the action

– People who like a wide range of restaurants

What’s Good:

– Lots of recreational activities by the beach

– Hotels, restaurants, and cafes cater for different budget levels

– Beach area is clean and well-maintained

What’s Not So Good:
– The area can get very crowded

– Traffic can be a problem

Top Tran Phu Beach Hotels

  1. Sheraton Nha Trang Hotel & Spa
  2. The Costa Nha Trang Residences
  3. InterContinental Nha Trang
  4. Vinpearl Condotel Empire Nha Trang
  5. Premier Havana Hotel
  6. Sunrise Nha Trang Beach Hotel & Spa
  7. Citadines Bayfront Nha Trang
  8. Galina Hotel & Spa
  9. Nagar Hotel Nha Trang
  10. ibis Styles Nha Trang
STUDIO OCEAN VIEW The Costa Nha Trang Residences
STUDIO OCEAN VIEW The Costa Nha Trang Residences

STUDIO OCEAN VIEW The Costa Nha Trang Residences

Should I book my hotel in Nha Trang Bay and Islands

Nha Trang Bay and Islands: How to decide

Nha Trang is surrounded by the Ninh Van Bay, Van Phong Bay, Whale Island‎, Hon Tre Island‎, and Hon Tam Island, all of which‎ are a short ferry ride away. Great for affluent travellers, these areas are dotted with luxurious resorts with easy access to iconic landmarks. For example, Vinpearl Cable Car, a sea-crossing lift system, links the mainland to a five-star resort and theme park on Hon Tre Island. Attractions include a golf course, massive water park, aquarium, amphitheatre, shopping mall, and food village.

Who is it For:

– Wealthy travellers

– Families with young children

What’s Good:

– Relatively quiet and peaceful

– Child-friendly attractions are aplenty

What’s Not So Good:

– Lack of budget accommodation

– Nightlife is very limited

Top Nha Trang bay Hotels

  1. Six Senses Ninh Van Bay
  2. Vinpearl Resort Nha Trang
  3. Sheraton Nha Trang Hotel & Spa
  4. The Costa Nha Trang Residences
  5. InterContinental Nha Trang
  6. Vinpearl Condotel Empire Nha Trang
  7. L’Alyana Villas Ninh Van Bay
  8. Boton Blue Hotel & Spa
  9. An Lam Retreats Ninh Van Bay
  10. Amiana Resort and Villas
Presidential Suite 1 Sheraton Nha Trang
Presidential Suite 1 Sheraton Nha Trang

 

Should I book my hotel in Nha Trang City

Nha Trang City: How to decide

Nha Trang City offers very affordable accommodation options that are set within walking distances from attractions such as Po Ngar Cham Towers, Cho Dam Market, and Long Son Pagoda. Visitors can also rent a bicycle or motorcycle to get around the city, though travelling on foot is very easy here as major streets are fitted with footpaths. Tour operators are also based in the city, where you can book tours for island hopping, scuba diving, snorkeling, and sailing excursions.

Who is it For:

– Backpackers and budget-conscious travellers

– History buffs

What’s Good:

– Historical landmarks are within walking distances

– Restaurants cater to different budget levels

– Pedestrian-friendly streets

What’s Not So Good:

– Lack of beaches

– Lack of luxury resorts and hotels

Swimming Pool InterContinental Nha Trang
Swimming Pool InterContinental Nha Trang

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