The Caravelle Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, the Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi and the Hilton Hanoi Opera were honored among top 20 hotels on the list. Accordingly, Vietnam ranks second after the United States in the number of hotels among the top 20.
Recently, the Caravelle and the Metropole were listed on Travel and Leisure’s list of the top 500 hotels in the world. The Metropole also won placement on the Conde Nast Traveler Gold List, as well as more than 20 other prestigious lists in 2010.
The same issue of Travel + Leisure named Sheraton Nha Trang Hotel & Spa in a lengthy feature on the Best Affordable Beach Resorts in the world. The Sheraton was the only Vietnam resort in this list.
Moreover, Vietnam’s central coastal beach of Nha Trang was also called in the top ten Best Beach Destinations in a December press release of an online travel agency at Expedia.com.au.