Mandarin Oriental's first venture into Vietnam is the Mandarin Oriental Saigon, located in Union Square in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City. The hotel occupies the upper floors of an existing commercial building, with 227 rooms and suites, as well as six drinking and dining establishments, meeting and banquet spaces, plus wellness facilities including a gym, spa and outdoor swimming pool. Next to the Saigon Opera House, the hotel's prime location is within walking distance of many of Saigon's main attractions, and dining and shopping districts.
Why Remote Lands?
With Remote Lands you'll travel with people who have made Asia the solitary focus of their own lifelong adventure. As our guest, you'll discover Asia on a journey that is completely, authentically your own, adapted from our own remarkable experiences and adventures over the years.
With Remote Lands you'll travel with people who have made Asia the solitary focus of their own lifelong adventure. As our guest, in the continent that our north American founders Catherine and Jay have adored and explored for decades, you'll discover Asia on a journey that is completely, authentically your own, adapted from our own remarkable experiences and adventures over the years.
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The history of Vietnam is complex, rich and at times very troubling. A country often divided and fighting for its independence, the Vietnam of today is making a name for itself as an “it” tourism destination, with its delicious food, gorgeous beaches, fascinating cities and welcoming people.
Here is a small selection of the kind words our guests have said about us, as well as features by journalists and travel writers.
From the moment I happened upon the REMOTE LANDS website over a year ago, browsed the options, I knew that this would be well worth it. The entire staff is nothing less than professional with service that made us feel like royals.
Honeymooners from New Jersey
This was truly the trip of a lifetime. Magical destinations, the most luxurious hotels in the world, and the most wonderful travel companions we could’ve wished for. We were treated like family everywhere we went and we have 14 new best friends.
Wendi & Brian, Austin TX
We have used some of the top rated travel specialists all over the world and, without question, Catherine Heald and Remote Lands are at the very top of the list!