Get an overview of this hotelExplore Vietnam's spectacular Halong Bay on a Bhaya luxury cruise

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Breakfast included
Restaurant
Multilingual staff

Islands in the bay

Bhaya Cruises offers luxury overnight cruises on one of the world's most beautiful bays: Halong Bay, dotted with thousands of limestone islands. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Halong Bay is about 170 km (105 mi) from Hanoi.

Flavors of Vietnam

Among the many highlights: visits to a cave and a floating fishing village, kayaking and swimming in the calm bay waters, dining in the boats' highly regarded restaurant, or just relaxing on the sundeck and drinking in the enchanting views.

Bay-view cabins

In the handsomely appointed cabins, large windows frame bay views. Beds are layered with European linens. Cabins also include minibars, complimentary bottled mineral water, free WiFi, and private bathrooms with showers.

Property Amenities

Property Amenities

Located in the Gulf of Tonkin, Halong Bay is dotted with thousands of islands and islets. Towering limestone pillars sculpted by nature create a spectacular seascape that is unique in all the world. Bhaya Cruises offers a variety of luxury ships to experience the bay in comfort and style. All tours include fine dining, shore excursions, and expert guides. Guests can enjoy complimentary kayaking, along with swimming, mingling with the residents of a floating fishing village, exploring an island cave, watching a Vietnamese cooking demonstration, Tai Chi on the sundeck, therapeutic spa services, and lots more.

Halong Bay is approximately 105 miles (170 km) from Hanoi. Transportation from Hanoi to Halong Bay takes about three to four hours. Bhaya Cruises can assist with transfers from your hotel or from Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi. For details, please contact Bhaya using the contact information received after booking via this Web site.

  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Free beach cabanas 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 2007 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Beach towels 
  • Total number of rooms - 75 
  • Television in common areas 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 0 per night )

Room Amenities

  • Free bottled water 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Each luxury boat has a restaurant serving Vietnamese/Western fusion dishes. Options include three-course gourmet dinners, as well as a generous breakfast and lunch.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational activities include swimming and Tai Chi. Kayaking is complimentary for guests.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Kayaking on site 

Spa Services

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Property Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 12:30 PM

Check-in time starts at 11:30 AM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 11 AM - 12:30 PM
The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to Bhaya Cruise Center
There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
Guests must contact this cruise ship 3 days in advance to arrange transportation from Hanoi Centre or 47 Phan Chu Trinh Street, Hoan Kiem District, which is 4 hours away by car. A roundtrip daily transfer from Hanoi to Ha Long departs between 8 AM and 8:30 AM, at USD 25 per passenger for 2-day, 1-night cruise or USD 35 per passenger for 3-day, 2-night cruise. Following the cruise, a van will transport guests back to Hanoi. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
This cruise ship's 1-night itinerary includes the following:
1st Day: Arrive at Bhaya Café at Tuan Chau Island by noon for embarkation. During lunch, cruise toward Cua Van floating village. At 3 PM, visit the village by row boat or kayak. Reboard for activities, dinner, and overnight aboard the ship.
2nd Day: After Tai Chi and breakfast, visit Surprise Cave. Reboard for check-out and brunch. Boat returns to Tuan Chau Marina by 10:30 AM.
This cruise ship's 2-night itinerary includes the following:
1st Day: Arrive at Bhaya Café at Tuan Chau Island by noon for embarkation. After lunch, cruise through Halong Bay, passing Chicken Rock and Tiptop Island. At 3:00 PM, tour Cua Van floating village by kayak or bamboo boat. At 4 PM, reboard for activities, dinner, and overnight aboard the ship.
2nd Day: After Tai Chi and breakfast, cruise toward Lan Ha Bay. At 9 AM, visit the Ho Ba Ham area by kayak or bamboo boat, and return to the ship for lunch. At 2:30 PM, explore Surprise Cave, followed by swimming or hiking on Titoy Island. Return for activities, dinner, and overnight aboard the ship.
3rd Day: After Tai Chi and breakfast, visit Luon Cave by bamboo boat or kayak. At 9 AM reboard for brunch and check-out; the boat returns to the Bhaya Café at Tuan Chau Island by 10:30 AM.
Guests with dietary restrictions or food allergies should contact this property at least 1 week in advance. Contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 5 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 169 per stay.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
No elevators
No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 0 per night (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 149 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 169 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Property Name

  • Bhaya
  • Bhaya Cruises
  • Bhaya Cruises Halong
  • Bhaya Cruises Hotel
  • Bhaya Cruises Hotel Halong
  • Bhaya Cruises Boat Halong
  • Bhaya Cruises Boat

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 5 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Bhaya 1-Night Cruise Activities

Book a 1-night stay aboard Bhaya Cruises and receive the following:

  • Accommodations aboard ship, as selected
  • Welcome drink upon arrival
  • Breakfast, lunch buffet, and set dinner
  • Free visit to Vung Vieng fishing village by row boat
  • Swimming or free kayaking at Ban Chan beach
  • Cooking demonstration of traditional Vietnamese food on sun deck
  • Buy-1-get-1-free happy hour in ship's bar
  • Squid fishing
  • Morning Tai Chi demonstration, with tea and coffee available
  • Vietnamese traditional tea ceremony
  • Insurance, taxes, and service charges on boat
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
Must book 1-night stay to receive benefits. Full details provided at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Surcharges may apply for transfers, spa services, beverages with meals, and personal expenses. Other taxes and gratuity may not be included. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

Bhaya 2-Night Cruise Activities

Book a 2-night stay aboard Bhaya Cruises and receive the following:

  • Accommodations aboard ship, as selected
  • Welcome drink upon arrival
  • Breakfast, lunch buffet, and set dinner
  • Tour of Cua Van floating village by rowboat
  • Visit a Ho Ba Ham area fishing village by kayak
  • Visit Surprise Cave and swim or hike on Titoy Island
  • Cooking class and carrot flower carving activity
  • Morning Tai Chi session
  • Rowing tour of Luon cave
  • Insurance, taxes, and service charges on boat
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
Must book 2-night stay to receive benefits. Full details provided at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Surcharges may apply for transfers, spa services, beverages with meals, and personal expenses. Other taxes and gratuity may not be included. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.


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