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.
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
Located right on the doorstep of the ancient and colourful 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.
When to visit
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.
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.
From Europe, you'll probably fly into Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi. Flight to Da Nang Airport from capital Ho Chi Minh and Hanoi take around 75-minutes. Life Resort is 45-minutes from Da Nang airport.
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Extraordinary Central Vietnam
Dive into this epic private tour of Vietnam’s stunning central coast. Relax on the shores of Ninh Van Bay and take a guided Vespa trip to the banks of the Perfume River, where you can explore the city of Hue – a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The charming historic town of Hoi An is another UNESCO site that you'll explore on this 10-night stay.
Family Fun in Vietnam
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Hoi An - Streetfood with a Local Food Expert
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Lunch at Home with Famed Chef
Spend the morning touring a local market before enjoying lunch at the residence of the famed chef - Mr Duc Tran.
Vietage Scenic Train
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