Azerai Can Tho
Can Tho, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
At a Glance
Expect exemplary service and stylish minimalist design at the luxurious Azerai Can Tho
- A great base from which to explore the waterways of the Mekong Delta, and visit the famous floating markets
Located on a private islet, surrounded by nature, with a tangle of mangroves, lakes and waterways
- Whilst the resort is within easy reach of Can Tho, the secluded location creates a tranquil getaway
- This property has been built with sustainability in mind, aiming to have as little impact as possible on the local eco-system.
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Tropical climate. Hot and humid year round, with an average annual temperature of 27C. Best time to visit is December to April as is the dry season with occasional rain. May to November is the wet season with showers almost every day and flooding in the Mekong Delta can occur.
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Launched in June 2018, The Azerai, Can Tho, is a unique luxury resort set on an island near the town of Can Tho. This area is perfect for exploring the lush Mekong Delta, which offers floating markets, serene waterways and colourful orchards and gardens.
Located a three-and-a-half-hour drive from Ho Chi Minh City, or with direct flights from Phu Quoc, Hanoi, Da Nang and Con Dao, Can Tho is an area made famous for its floating markets and access to the vast Mekong Delta. For a totally unique experience in Southern Vietnam there is no better place to stay than the beautiful Azerai.
Azerai Can Tho is located just a short 20-minute drive and 5-minute speedboat from the newly refurbished Can Tho airport. The resort is located on its own islet, surrounded by lakes, mangroves and narrow waterways, providing an exclusive oasis right next to the hustle and bustle of the city.
With 60 luxurious rooms, situated in pairs across 30 bungalows, this resort caters for families, couples and honeymooners alike. The lush gardens and river views make this a perfect romantic getaway, and each pair of rooms interconnect, ideal for families or friends travelling together. The property is simple and modern in style, combining traditional Vietnamese design with contemporary minimalist style. Each room comes with a spacious bathroom and a private outdoor terrace with sun loungers.
The Azerai offers some excellent dining options, including The Grill; a marvellous speciality restaurant serving freshly caught crustaceans and local fare. The lounge and bar are also perfect for afternoon tea or an evening cocktail.
The Azerai has its very own Pilates studio, spa, gym, helicopter landing pad, full-sized swimming pool with sun-loungers and shaded daybeds, kids’ club and a new 18-hole golf course is anticipated to be completed in 2020.
Minimalist style dominates here, and each room is stylishly decorated in neutral tones with plenty of pale exposed wood. The bungalows are all arranged around the central courtyard with views out across the river, waterways and ancient banyan trees that guard the perimeters of the estate. Each bungalow is divided into two individual rooms which can interconnect on request, and each room contains a luxurious sleeping area, indoor seating and a covered outdoor terrace with sun loungers.
Children are very welcome at the Azerai Can Tho. All rooms are able to interconnect and there are some limited multiple bedroom villas, making this a great family option. The hotel also offers an educational Junior Zone consisting of a kids’ pool and indoor pavilion which offers a range of arts and crafts activities, games, books and educational films. Children under the age of 5 must be accompanied by an adult.
Cu Chi Tunnels
The tunnels of Cu Chi are an immense network of connecting underground tunnels located in the Cu Chi district of Ho Chi Minh City. They once supported the Viet Cong, the communist forces in Vietnam and are well worth exploring today.
Floating Market and City Tour at Can Tho
Combine a trip to one of Asia's largest floating markets with sightseeing around the town of Can Tho.
The Heart of the Mekong Delta - With Cycling
Spend the day exploring the Mekong Delta, visiting sleepy villages, fruit plantations and local craft experts. This a chance to experience rural Vietnam and local life here, travelling by car, boat, on foot and even horse drawn cart or tri-motorcycle.
Travel like a local
Travel along the Chau Doc River in a small motorboat providing the chance to observe the local way of life on the river's edge alongside a visit to a Muslim Cham village.
Highlights of Southern Vietnam and Cambodia
Saigon, Can Tho, Chau Doc, Phnom Penh, Siem Reap
from NOK Kr29400 pp 8 nights
- Ho Chi Minh City and Phnom Penh could hardly be more different although they are so close. Take a unique route between the two of them, soaking up Vietnamese culture along the way, finishing you trip at the iconic temples of Angkor in Northern Cambodia.
- From the busy metropolis of Ho Chi Minh City to the floating villages and markets on the river, you will discover the many faces of Vietnam.
- Phnom Penh is the place to discover the tragic history of Cambodia under the regime of the Khmer Rouge, but also to begin to understand their rich culture and history.
Location & directions
Can Tho, Mekong Delta, Vietnam
Azerai Can Tho is located in Au Islet on the Hau River just 20 minutes from the busy riverside city of Can Tho in Southern Vietnam’s mighty Mekong Delta. It takes about three and a half hours to drive from Ho Chi Minh City and is a five-hour speedboat ride from Phnom Penh in Cambodia.