Azerai La Residence, Hue

Location: Central Vietnam | Vietnam

Price guide: £££££ Less than £100 per person per night

Step back in time at Azerai La Residence, Hue, a former French Governor’s residence which has been beautifully transformed into an enchanting boutique hotel. Standing tall on the banks of the Perfume River, overlooking the Imperial Citadel, this elegant hotel is simply a treat.
Perfect forThose who want to enjoy the comfort and atmosphere of a restored colonial villa, whilst immersing themselves in Hue’s rich history.
In the knowDine like the Mandarins at the hotel’s Imperial Dinner, which is held in the gardens on the banks of the river, or at the old theatre in the Citadel. Or create your own meal by joining classes which provide hands-on lessons in Vietnamese cooking.

Recommended for...

  • Cultural Immersion
  • History & Heritage
  • City Hotel
  • Food & Wine

Hotel Overview

Sense of Place

Azerai La Residence, Hue has a central location and sits alongside the fabled Perfume River, in two hectares of lush gardens.

Rooms at Azerai La Residence, Hue

A fusion of dark wood and distinctive Art Deco style reminiscent of colonial Indochina pervade the rooms and suites. Interiors feature four-poster beds, beautiful Art Deco furniture and spacious terraces, and the suites are individually designed. Some have gorgeous views over the Perfume River and the Citadel beyond.

Food & Drink

In the evening, sip a signature cocktail in Le Gouverneur, the hotel's cosy bar, followed by dinner at Le Parfum, where you can enjoy delicious fusion dishes created with fresh, local ingredients, overlooking the river. Or why not go for a dinner cruise on the river which includes a three-course meal prepared by the onboard chef?


For active types there is a fully-equipped gym and a huge saltwater pool, or if you prefer to take it easy, head to the spa for some blissful pampering.

Activities at Azerai La Residence, Hue

The hotel is just a stone’s throw from the pier, and a trip along the river is a must-do, to see temples and lavish dynastic tombs which are impressive reminders of Vietnam’s bygone emperors. A fleet of bicycles is available for exploring the rest of the city, where majestic temples rub shoulders with ancient buildings, silk shops and restaurants.

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