Silk Path Boutique Hotel
The Silk Path Boutique Hotel boasts a fantastic location on the southern corner of Hoan Kiem Lake in central Hanoi. This classic and comfortable hotel is a great base for exploring the city, offering warm service and excellent value.
On the southern corner of Hoan Kiem Lake, a short walk from Hanoi's bustling Old Quarter
Unwind with a drink at the rooftop bar overlooking the city
Choose from three dining options, including a bakery on the ground floor
The Silk Path Boutique Hotel enjoys an enviable location only a 10-minute walk from Hanoi's bustling Old Quarter, packed with restaurants, bars and shops. The roads around this area are closed to vehicles at the weekend, offering the perfect opportunity for a peaceful stroll or a spot of people-watching around the lake.
The hotel has 33 rooms, which are tastefully decorated in a classic style, featuring neutral tones, traditional lighting, polished wooden floors and dark-wood furnishings. Rooms offer views over the lake or the city. Marble en-suite bathrooms are equipped with walk-in showers, and the highest room categories also feature a bathtub.
Given its small size, understandably the property does not have many leisure facilities, however it does have three charming drinking and dining options. The rooftop bar has wonderful views over the city and lake, and the S'Patisserie is a relaxed bakery shop and cafe. Restaurant La Cour is on the hotel's ground floor, offering a wonderful array of Vietnamese and international cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
When to visit
This charming hotel is conveniently located in front of the lake. If you want to enjoy beautiful lake views and more space, it is worth upgrading to the Senior Executive rooms 705 and 805.
Art and Cocktail Reception
Enjoy uncovering the heart of the artistic centre of Vietnam with a unique look at the blossoming art scene in the city.
Half Day City Tour of Hanoi
Start this fascinating historical tour at Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum, an imposing monument lavishly built using marble and granite, and where the preserved body of 'Uncle Ho' resides. You will then visit Ho Chi Minh's House, where he lived and worked.
Hanoi by Cyclo
This fun but fascinating half day tour takes in some of the key historical sites of Hanoi, as well as the city's famous Old Quarter. Travelling by cyclo allows you to experience the hustle and bustle up close and soak up the city's wonderful atmosphere.
Hanoi by Jeep
From yellow hued crumbling colonial architecture to chic cafes, and from exuberant markets to buzzing motorbikes, Hanoi really is something else. Explore one of our favourite cities by jeep, completely in keeping with Hanoi's past.
Hanoi Evening Vespa Tour
Experience Hanoi by night, travelling through the streets on the back on a vintage Vespa, stopping off to enjoy delicious streetfood along the way. Finish the evening at a famous jazz club where you can listen to fantastic live music.
Hanoi Street Eats After Dark
Discover local Hanoian street food culture on this evening food tour. Enjoy an evening stroll with a private guide through the streets of Hanoi sampling an array of local dishes.
Hanoi Street Food Experience
Eating on the street is a very typical activity for Hanoians and makes up an important part of the city’s unique culture. Enjoy strolling the bustling alleys and streets and savour regional specialties in favourite local spots.
Insight into a Veteran's Experience of American / Vietnam War
Today take the chance to explore Hanoi's part in the American / Vietnam War with a veteran who was a soldier during the war from 1970-1975.
Tai Chi Class in Hanoi
Enjoy a Tai Chi class in a lovely garden near the Opera House. Many Hanoi residents enjoy practicing Tai Chi a the start of the day to reduce stress and improve balance and flexibility.
The Quintessence of Tonkin
Vietnam's most spectacular cultural performance with more than 180 skillful performers presenting to you the culture and history of Northern Vietnam on the largest water stage of Vietnam.
Trip to Tay Phuong Pagoda
After a 45-minute drive southwest of Hanoi, you will arrive at Tay Phuong Pagoda. Built in the 17th century, the pagoda is famous for the valuable collection of 18 jack-wood Buddha statues coated with lacquer.
Uncover Hidden Hanoi
Explore Hanoi as a local through the small alleyways, local markets ending with a meal in a restaurant that transports you back to the 1970s.
Visit an artist's home in Hanoi
Visit the home and studio of Mr Phuong Vu Manh, a Vietnamese artist whom graduated from the College of Culture and Art with a major in painting and drawing. Enjoy learning some basic techniques of painting with a face or body session.
Water Puppet Show at Dao Thuc
Completely unique to Vietnam, water puppetry is a wonderful example of this country’s vibrant cultural heritage. During this exclusive experience, you will meet one of the country's best puppet artisans and enjoy a private 30-minute show.