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Nha Trang is home to pristine beaches, scenic mountain ranges, and an abundance of wildlife. Visiting the coastal city is a must for Vietnam newcomers, but that probably doesn’t come as a surprise for those who have done their research. Finding the perfect accommodation is crucial to the experience to ensure comfort, a convenient location, and (for some) the potential to meet new people. Here are some of the best places to stay in Nha Trang, Vietnam, categorised by budget, to cater to every wallet.
Generally, staying on the mainland is cheaper than in the hotels on the surrounding islands. There’s a bigger variety of hostels and guesthouses in the centre of Nha Trang, which is ideal for the budget traveller. Here are some of the best budget options.
In the heart of Nha Trang, iHome offers quick access to all the necessities—the beach, restaurants, and nightlife. There are en-suite rooms, a rooftop bar, and an in-house restaurant. Guests can use the complimentary WiFi and chill out in the common rooms.
iHome Nha Trang, 31E2 Biệt Thự, Tân Lập, Nha Trang, Khánh Hòa, Vietnam | (+84) 258 3521 239
In Cam Lâm, Hồng Mai Hotel features amenities including dry cleaning and laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage services. Guests can take a 10-minute drive to the Bai Dai Beach and Sugarcane Beach.
Hồng Mai Hotel, Đinh Tiên Hoàng, Cam Hải Tây, Cam Lâm, Khánh Hòa, Vietnam | (+84) 258 3983 334
Perched just across the beach, Hotel Thiên Mã Nha Trang is an ideal spot for budget hotel seekers. Surrounded by nightlife, restaurants, and sandy shores, the hotel is frequented by international travellers looking for a short respite.
Hotel Thiên Mã Nha Trang, 6/6 Trần Phú, Vĩnh Hoà, Nha Trang, Khánh Hòa, Vietnam | (+84) 258 3521 271
For something a little more upscale without breaking the bank, here are some of the mid-range hotels to try out.
With a beachfront location, Azura Hotel is highly-rated in the city, and even offers balcony views from the rooms. It's a 15-minute walk away from the Night Market and Sailing Club, and every stay comes with complimentary WiFi.
Azura Hotel, 4 Trần Quang Khải, Lộc Thọ, Nha Trang, Khánh Hòa, Vietnam | (+84) 258 3523 732
Boasting sea and city views, the rooms at the New Sun Hotel are modern and cosy for the eager traveller. The property offers access to the beach and its on-site restaurant and provides complimentary WiFi. What’s more, breakfast is included.
New Sun Hotel, Hùng Vương, Lộc Thọ, Nha Trang, Khánh Hòa, Vietnam | (+84) 258 3524 288
Situated only 100 metres away from Nha Trang Beach, MerPerle Beach Hotel features its own private beach area, a pool with a view, a jacuzzi, an indoor pool, and a spa and wellness centre. The hotel gets top ratings for its convenient location and affordable price—a great place to stay in Nha Trang without breaking the bank.
MerPerle Beach Hotel, 88A Trần Phú, Lộc Thọ, Nha Trang, Khánh Hòa, Vietnam | (+84) 258 3839 777
If you’re looking for something more luxurious, Nha Trang has some of the most spectacular options for the modern traveller. From five-star hotels to independent boutiques, here are Nha Trang’s splurge-worthy hotels.
Begin your travel adventure from the moment you arrive at Nha Trang airport. The hotel picks you up, takes you to the pier, where you’ll take a quick speedboat to the tropical island. Here, 84 private bungalows are nestled amidst lush mountains and water. Each beautiful accommodation offers sea views and captures the natural charm of its surroundings. Guests can indulge in a massage at the overwater spa or dip their toes in the plunge pool. Either way, you’re in good hands.
Vinpearl Luxury Nha Trang, Hòn Tre Island, Vĩnh Nguyên, Nha Trang, Khánh Hòa, Vietnam | (+84) 258 3598 598
Start your morning at this blissful hotel, with a feast buffet breakfast, as a gourmet wake-me-up. The day will follow with however you make it—whether it be using the sauna and spa bath, tanning at the outdoor pool, or perhaps sipping a refreshing cocktail by the beach. With its beachfront location, guests are welcome to bask in the sun or take the complimentary shuttle bus into the town centre, for a day out.
Royal Beach Boton Blue Hotel & Spa, Phạm Văn Đồng, Vĩnh Hải, Nha Trang, Khánh Hòa, Vietnam | (+84) 258 3836 868
Six Senses hotel group is at the epitome of luxury, with boutiques all around the world offering the most exclusive getaways and retreats. Accessible only by boat, Six Senses Ninh Vân Bay is situated on an isolated, rustic location. Expect butler service, five-star accommodation, and outstanding cuisine, to put it simply. There’s also the Six Senses Spa, a must for wellness seekers.
Six Senses Ninh Vân Bay, Ninh Vân, Ninh Hòa, Khanh Hoa Province, Vietnam | +84 258 3524 268