Where to stay

Sofitel Plaza Hanoi is located right next to West Lake, the biggest lake in Hanoi. From the hotel, visitors can have an undisrupted view of the city’s skyline, overlooking the beautiful Westlake and Truc Bach Lake. The 5-star hotel is just 10 -15 minutes away from the Old Quarter, making it easily accessible to all the favorite destinations. 
The hotels room follow the standard high quality Sofitel rooms with modern furniture, big wide windows that allow undisrupted panoramic view of the city. The slightly smaller than usual room size added with touch of Vietnamese traditional decorations on the lamps and furniture gives the whole space a warm, cozy and local feel. 
Sofitel Plaza Hanoi is a combination of luxury and convenience. The hotel’s fantastic conference venue as well as its unique function space attract many meetings and events. Business travelers may find the hotel welcoming with many added services that support visitors stay such as free wifi or use of conference room. Leisure travelers will also find delights while relaxing at the pool or enjoying a good drink at the hotel’s club lounge. Drinks served at the bar on top of the hotel are always fairly priced with a good ambiance. The restaurant has a good selection of fusion western food for even the pickiest eater. Breakfast buffet is too die for with sumptuous selection of food.
Sofitel Plaza Hanoi has a total of 273 rooms including 23 suites and villas. A standard luxury room is 35m2 with luxurious French bathroom amenity, LCD TV, complimentary wifi and nightly turn down service. Luxury club rooms allow visitor’s access to the club lounge, an hour of free usage of boardroom as well as 3 free pieces of laundry daily. 
The suites within the hotel has connecting bedroom and living room in a total of 40m2. The bathroom is furnished with Hermes amenity. Access to the club lounge, free boardroom usage as well as laundry are some of additional perks for staying in the suites. 
Nearby attractions/food/highlights 
Truc Bach Lake
West Lake Waterpark
Tay Ho temple
Old quarters
Long Bien Bridge
Shrimps fritters
Ice cream
Phở springroll
Chinese New Year’s fireworks
Flower’s market