Anantara Hoi An Resort
Hoi An, Vietnam
Overlooking the Thu Bon River, at the edge of historic Hoi An, Anantara is a peaceful retreat with bags of character. Its contemporary interiors fused with local Vietnamese touches makes it one of the most stylish and comfortable places to stay in town.
At a Glance
Central location in Hoi An and a few minutes walk from the Old Town
94 rooms and suites, most with stunning views
Boutique hotel with a relaxed atmosphere and impeccable service
Lovely pool close to the river
The best option for guests looking to stay within walking distance of Hoi An
Hire one of the bicycles from the hotel and go and explore Hoi An town by yourself, it is so easy to get around and everyone is really welcoming and friendly.Scott Dunn team
Being so close to town and located right on the River, the Anantara Hoi An is the perfect place to soak up all the atmosphere that this charming town has to offer!Victoria Hogg
Enjoy the stunning views while eating your breakfast at the Senses Restaurant.Scott Dunn team
Call in on Yaly Couture, a firm favorite for dress and suit making. They are around 10% more expensive than other local tailors, but the quality and speed with which they produce the clothing is incredible.Sarah Rowan
Time your trip to be in Hoi An on the 14th day of the lunar month to see it at its best.Scott Dunn team
Make sure that you spend some time relaxing at the beautiful pool overlooking the river with plenty of people watching opportunities!Scott Dunn team
Meet our specialists
To start planning your vacation to Anantara Hoi An Resort
Located right on the doorstep of the ancient and colorful UNESCO protected town of Hoi An, Anantara is a haven of tranquillity designed to blend harmoniously with the environment. Situated on the banks of the Thu Bon River, this contemporary style hotel in a colonial style building is a great place to relax while experiencing the town of Hoi An, that's jammed packed with character, wooden shop houses and old world charm.
The resort's philosophy focuses on the body's ten senses and guests are encouraged to leave feeling completely relaxed. The property sits within lush gardens infused with fragrant frangipani trees; the perfect place to unwind.
With just 94 contemporary, clutter-free guest rooms, staying here is incredibly comfortable. The service is also excellent at Anantara Hoi An and you are made to feel truly welcome. All three venues for dining offer fresh, creative cuisine, the wellness spa has a variety of fantastic treatments guaranteed to revive and relax you and the swimming pool is simply stunning. Enjoy a wealth of new experiences from learning some Vietnamese, Tai Chi or painting, to boat tours and independent outings by bike with a gourmet picnic.
Anantara Hoi An is not overly luxurious but we believe it to be one of Hoi An's most stylish properties offers a great level of comfort.
Anantara Hoi An has just 94 guest rooms ranging from Superior Rooms with private porches to Junior Suites which have the addition of a comfy seating area with sofa bed. The Riverview Junior Suites are highly recommended and have large terraces with fabulous views. Grand Suites overlook the garden or the river and have an even more spacious sitting room with a large sofa bed and DVD player. All rooms and suites feature: minibar, writing desk, tea and coffee facilities, bathrobes and slippers, phone, satellite TV, air-conditioning, safe and WiFi.
Children are welcome to come and stay at the Anantara. However, there are no services except for babysitting. Junior and Grand Suites both have comfy sofa beds and Junior Suites can also connect to a Deluxe Room for those wanting more space for their family.
The open air Senses restaurant offers fine dining with Western and Eastern influenced food. Cafe Vienna has a selection of pastries, teas and coffee and the Heritage Bar is a relaxing venue for informal meals and drinks. There is a swimming pool and the Life Spa wellness center offers facials, massage, Tai Chi and traditional Chinese medicine.
Activities during your stay at Anantara Hoi An can include boat tours, bicycles for hire, Tai Chi and cultural excursions.
Location & Directions
Hoi An, Vietnam
Located along the scenic Thu Bon River, Life Resort Hoi An is a short stroll from Hoi An Old Town. Cua Dai beach is only a 5 km drive or a short boat trip from life resort jetty.
When to go
The temperature is warm throughout the year (average 29°C), yet hotter around months June and July and cooler around December. Hoi An is affected by monsoon winds. The city will be constantly raining from September till January, and dry for the rest of the year. Overall, the best time to visit Hoi An is between February and June when rainfall is low and temperatures are pleasant. The temperatures can get hot during summer time and during the rainy season, particularly during October and November, rains can be frequent and heavy.
If you can, time your visit to Hoi An for the full moon during on the 14th day of the lunar year each month for the Full Moon festivals, when the town becomes the stage for traditional songs, dancing, games and food, with lanterns lining all of the streets.