Get an overview of this hotelBayside cruise ship with free breakfast and restaurant


This vessel pulls anchor and sets sail from Halong for at least part of your stay – see Special Check-in Instructions for more details.

Property Features

This cruise ship features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a rooftop terrace. Breakfast is free. Other amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and tour/ticket assistance.

Room Amenities

All 18 rooms offer free bottled water, showers, and free toiletries.

Alova Gold Cruises Halong

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The cruise ship offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning.

This Halong cruise ship also offers a rooftop terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. For a surcharge, a shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available on request) is offered to guests.

Alova Gold Cruises Halong has designated areas for smoking.

  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 2011 
  • Restaurant 
  • Total number of rooms - 18 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower only 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary breakfast each morning.

Alova - This restaurant specializes in Vietnamese cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Boat tours on site 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 

Hotel Policies


Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
Guests must contact this cruise ship 3 days in advance to arrange transportation from Hanoi- Old Quarter or Hanoi Opera House, which is 4 hours away by car. A free roundtrip daily transfer from Hanoi to Ha Ha Long departs between 7:45 AM and 8:30 AM. 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 itinerary includes the following:
1st Day: Arrive at Bai Chay Wharf or Tuan Chau Wharf by noon for embarkation. After lunch, cruise to magnificent South East Halong Bay, passing by Chicken Rock, Finger Islet, and Frog Islet. At 3 PM, arrive at Vung Vieng fishing village for row boating or kayaking. Reboard for swimming or relaxing on the sun deck. Dinner and overnight aboard the ship.
2nd Day: After breakfast, head to Surprise Cave for exploration and Halong Bay views from a 100-stair climb. After check-out, boat returns to Bai Chay Wharf by 11 AM. Shuttle van services transport guests to Hanoi by 4 PM.

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.


  • 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 pets or service animals allowed

Hotel Name

  • Alova Cruises
  • Alova Gold
  • Alova Gold Cruises
  • Alova Gold Cruises Boat
  • Alova Gold Cruises Boat Halong
  • Alova Gold Cruises Halong
  • Alova Halong
  • Gold Cruises

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Alova Gold Cruises Halong Activities

Book a stay aboard Alova Gold Cruises Halong, and receive the following:

  • Accommodations aboard ship, as selected
  • Welcome drinks
  • Set lunch buffet and set dinner in restaurant
  • Row boating or kayaking
  • Buy-1-get-1-free happy hour in ship's bar
  • Free squid fishing
  • Light breakfast or breakfast buffet in restaurant
  • Surprise Cave exploration
  • Cooking class with traditional Vietnamese food
Must book this rate category to receive benefits. Full details at check-in. Offer subject to availability. Surcharges may apply for spa services, beverages, tobacco, Tai Chi session. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

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