Hotel Royal Hoi An - Mgallery by Sofitel

Hoi An, Central Vietnam and Beaches, Vietnam

At a Glance

  • Stylish, luxurious property in the centre of Hoi An

  • Lovely pool area on the bank of the Thu Bon River

  • Room sizes start at 40sqm so you are always blessed with a lot of space

  • Wakaku Japanese restaurant is located in the hotel and it's one of the best restaurants in the area

  • Great spa where a wide variety of treatments are on offer

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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.

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Insider's View

Check out the Cocktail Class at the River Bar next to the pool – it’s great fun!

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Hotel Royal Hoi An, an MGallery hotel by the renowned Sofitel Group, is a luxurious boutique hotel overlooking the Thu Bon River. Inspired by the heritage of this beautiful Vietnamese city, enjoy a restful stay close to the main attractions of Hoi An.

Taking the concept of the French phase sans souci, literally meaning 'without worries', Hotel Royal Hoi An makes for an elegant and comfortable stay on Hoi An's waterfront.

A modern hotel, Hotel Royal Hoi An has been lovingly designed with a Asian twist. Featuring delicate Japanese pieces and an Indo-Chinese style, even the food menus have been carefully selected to provide guests with an authentic yet modern culinary experience.

The hotel is made up of 119 rooms and suites, all complete with a large bathtub and Wifi throughout. Each has a unique style, ranging from luxurious to truly opulent, so ask your Travel Consultant for more details.

When not exploring Hoi An's most famous sites, guests will love the outdoor pool, famous for its flamboyantly tiled floor and sun loungers which hover over the water. Spend time relaxing here and visit the River Bar for light snacks and drinks before your evening meal at Wa Ka Ku, Hotel Royal's signature Japanese restaurant.

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The hotel is made up of 119 rooms. 68 are Deluxe rooms which measure approximately 40sqm, most of which have good city views. If you'd like a room with a river view please ask your Travel Consultant who can request a Grand Deluxe Room.


Children are welcome at Hotel Royal Hoi An, but please be aware there are no specific childcare service available except a babysitting service.


The hotel's main restaurant is the Faifo Cafe, which serves breakfast, lunch & dinner from 6.30am to 10pm. The hotel also boasts the brilliant Wa Ka Ku Japanese restaurant which is open in the evening serving up fresh sushi and yakitori. There is also the lovely River Bar, open from 11am to 11pm. A casual spot during the day, this lobby bar transforms into a chic cocktail bar by night.


Enjoy the beautifully tiled swimming pool with its in-water sun loungers, a celebrated feature of this modern hotel. There is also a fitness centre complete with sauna and steam room. Hire a bicycle from the hotel's reception area to explore Hoi An, or unwind with a massage back at the hotel.


  • Bamboo craft with local expert in Hoi An

    A fun and interactive experience learning all about bamboo craft, an ancient art form used for baskets and household goods. Meet with the younger generation, taking the craft to new levels, before trying it yourself. An excellent option for families.

  • Cooking Class with Mr Duc Tran in Hoi An

    Spend the morning touring a local market before enjoying a modern Vietnamese cooking class with Mr Duc Tran.

  • Hoi An by Kayak

    This exhilarating and adventurous experience gets you exploring the Thu Bon River, home to fishermen, exuberant dockyards, vegetable gardens and peaceful scenery. It's a fantastic way to see authentic Vietnam and is ideal for active families and couples.

  • Hoi An Countryside & Islands Experience on Vintage Vespas

    Head out of Hoi An on the back of Vintage Vespas and explore the surrounding countryside of Hoi An.

  • Hoi An Cultural Walking Tour

    A fantastic way to see and experience this beguiling and enchanting destination. With an emphasis on culture you'll explore the backstreets and colourful markets, learning about the city's history.

  • Hoi An Evening Foodie Walking Tour

    A fantastic way to see and experience this beguiling and enchanting destination. With an emphasis on food you'll explore the backstreets and markets, learning about the city's history and famous cuisine. End with a tantalising authentic meal.

  • Hoi An Silk Making

    For those who are interested in Asian textiles or for families looking for an educational experience, this morning or afternoon visit brilliantly explains how silk is created from start to finish.

  • Hue Culinary Experience

    Not only famous for its exquisite history, Hue is also famed for its culinary delicacies and fragrant cuisine. This tour teaches you all about dishes such as Banh Beo and Banh Nam.

  • Live like a local in rural Vietnam

    A great way to learn about rice farming in Vietnam by heading out to local villages around Hue. Meet local farmers, learn how to fish with a local, make sticky rice cakes and cycle through the paddy fields. A great option for families and couples.

  • My Son Tour

    My Son is one of the foremost Hindu temple sites in Southeast Asia. A 1.5-hour drive from Hoi An will bring you to My Son UNESCO site, where there are 20 monuments still standing today. The temples are set in a verdant valley surrounded by hills.

  • Red Bridge Cooking School

    Red Bridge cooking school is one of the highlights of the culinary scene in Hoi An. You will meet with your chef at Hai Café for an introduction and welcome drink. You will then meander through Hoi An's central market before a hands-on cooking lesson.

  • Rural Art Tour from Hue

    This is a wonderful and interactive way to explore rural Vietnam from the charming city of Hue. Travel by dragon boat, try your hand at folk painting and meet local artisans on this wonderfully varied excursion. You'll even get to cycle some of the way.

  • Tour of Hue

    A wonderful introductory tour into one of Vietnam's most engaging cities. Start your day with a visit to the Imperial Citadel. You will also visit Thien Mu pagoda on the riverbank, before visiting Khai Dinh Royal Tomb.

  • Vespa Street Food Tour in Hoi An

    An exhilarating food based tour exploring the city's best eateries and local bites from the back of a Vespa scooter. A great way to get you out of your comfort zone and see the city at night.

Location & directions

Hoi An, Central Vietnam and Beaches, Vietnam

Found on the banks of the Thu Bon River, Hotel Royal M Gallery is in a prime location within Hoi An. The hotel is just a 7-minute walk from the famous Japanese Bridge in the heart of the city.

How to get there

Fly into Da Nang International Airport. From there, Hotel Royal Hoi An MGallery is approximately 30-minutes by car.

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