Original post by Thy An - VNExpress
The 5-star Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi Center is ready to open its doors to guests following an extensive renovation in early January that has transformed the property.
Embodying the essence of the Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts brand, known for its inventive and genuine approach, Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi Center is dedicated to providing relaxed and heartwarming experiences.
Garth Simmons, Chief Executive Officer of Accor's Premium, Midscale, and Economy Division, Asia, said that they are delighted to embark on this new chapter for Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi Center.
"Drawing from Mövenpick's rich heritage in gastronomic innovation and commitment to deliver extraordinary service, we will continue to prioritize culinary excellence and heartfelt hospitality. Our offerings have been thoughtfully evolved to cater to those seeking a balanced life, whether it be finding solace in tranquil spaces or energizing social interactions while on the go for work."
Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi Center's new renovation for hotel rooms. Photo courtesy of Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi Center
Conveniently situated within the vibrant French Quarter, the hotel is just a few minutes away from iconic landmarks, where traditional colonial buildings co-exist harmoniously with modern buildings, amidst bustling streets teeming with scooters.
Within a short 10-minute drive, guests can explore the beauty of Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple, The Huc Bridge, St. Joseph's Cathedral, Hoa Lo Prison Museum, and the Temple of Literature.
Exuding style and comfort, all 155 rooms and suites have been meticulously designed to offer premium experiences. Each room features plush, king-sized or twin beds, eco-friendly amenities, tea- and coffee-making facilities, a smart TV, complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, and a pillow menu.
Select room categories also offer in-room espresso machines. Guests staying in Executive Rooms and Suites can also enjoy exclusive access to the Executive Lounge, along with a range of additional benefits.
The new spacious and well-decorated lobby. Photo courtesy of Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi Center
During their stay, guests can take time to rejuvenate at the Kinetic Gym & Wellness Studio, which offers a variety of cardio machines, weight training equipment, spa treatments, and sauna facilities.
The newly introduced Cabana Club Pool provides a Miami-inspired oasis for guests to indulge in a refreshing dip or enhance their experience with a tropical cocktail while enjoying Latin tunes.
In addition to presenting four exquisite restaurants and bars, Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi Center invites food enthusiasts on a global culinary journey with a foundation based on Mövenpick's illustrious culinary heritage.
Located adjacent to the lobby, Lounge 83 is a vibrant space for business and leisure gatherings, where guests can mingle with fellow travelers and the local community.
Adorned with jewel-toned décor and boasting a street-level entrance, Lounge 83 offers signature cocktails, Mövenpick's exceptional coffee collection, and the brand's signature experience, Chocolate Hour, transforming the bar into an oasis amidst the bustling Ly Thuong Kiet street.
On the second floor, Mangosteen, an all-day dining restaurant, enchants guests with its elegant and cozy ambience, showcasing an innovative fusion of Vietnamese flavors and international classics. A creative breakfast and à-la-carte menu is available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, ensuring a delightful dining experience.
O Macanese, located on the ground floor, immerses diners in a captivating atmosphere highlighted by dark blue and crimson shades, accentuated by floor-to-ceiling hand-painted murals.
Inspired by the unique blend of Cantonese and Portuguese cuisine found in Macau, this restaurant offers adventurous food lovers a chance to savor Macanese delicacies in a relaxed setting.
With dishes prepared right before their eyes in an open kitchen, guests can enjoy the tantalizing combination of unforgettable Portuguese flavors intertwined with the comforting spices of Cantonese cuisine.
O Macanese also offers a collection of Portuguese and Spanish wines, ports, and sherries, ensuring an exceptional dining experience.
O Macanese Restaurant. Photo courtesy of Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi Center
Taking inspiration from the vibrant South Beach, Cabana Club is a bar and restaurant complex that captures the allure of Miami and the effervescence of Latin America.
The evocative art deco furnishings, tropical greenery, and poolside bird cage pavilions create a captivating ambiance across two open-air levels.
On the fourth floor, guests can unwind at the radiant poolside bar, enjoy bespoke cocktails, or take a refreshing dip in the water while basking in the sun.
The fifth-floor mezzanine, on the other hand, offers a cozy garden-side barbecue pit where friends and family can gather to indulge in the flavors of South American cuisine. Whether enjoying a hearty meal from the wood-fire oven or sipping on spiced and grilled meat while savoring a cold beer, Cabana Club offers an unforgettable experience.
Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi Center presents a selection of inspiring venues suitable for productive meetings, innovative events, and memorable weddings. Whether seeking an intimate and private space or a grand setting, the hotel can offer the right option with two fully-equipped meeting rooms and a spacious ballroom.
All event spaces, conveniently located on the second floor, boast high ceilings, abundant natural daylight, state-of-the-art audio-visual technology, full-size LED screens, and complimentary Wi-Fi. A team of expert planners stands ready to tailor the venues to suit every meeting and event requirement.
According to Nicolas Josi, General Manager of Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi Center, this remarkable hotel encompasses everything one desires: a prime location in the heart of the city, refined décor, exceptional amenities, and, most importantly, a distinct character that sets it apart.
"It truly embodies the Mövenpick spirit, with outstanding leisure facilities and cutting-edge equipment for meetings and events. As a destination that caters to both leisure and business travelers, we eagerly await guests from near and far," he added.