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Bich Duyen Hotel
2.5 out of 5
283/4 Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
The price is $14 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
4.4/5Wonderful! (250 reviews)

"Lovely hotel close to pack backer street. Staff very nice and accommodating. Hotel is really well maintained and very clean. Great value for money and highly recommended. Thanks for a great stay. Will definitely be back"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Bich Duyen Hotel
Thien Hai Hotel
2.5 out of 5
220 Ly Tu Trong Street, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
The price is $25 per night from Feb 10 to Feb 11
4.4/5Wonderful! (692 reviews)

"All the staff are very active in helping in any way to answer requests, they are always cheerful with a big smile. Rooms are clean and showers always hot. Dining area small but intimate.If you like pho soup, fried eggs, lettuce, tomato ,fresh fruit hot coffee and toast then this is a good place to ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Thien Hai Hotel
Luan Vu Hotel
2.5 out of 5
35/2 Bui Vien St., Pham Ngu Lao Ward, Dist. 1, Ho Chi Minh City
The price is $20 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
4.3/5Excellent! (155 reviews)

"I wish that the times, 7am to 9am , for a free breakfast could be expanded. With all that is happening during trips, it is not always possible to make this time frame. As an English speaking traveler, it would be good if more than one of the staff had some ability to speak English."…"

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2019

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Duc Vuong Hotel
3 out of 5
195 Bui Vien Street, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
The price is $17 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
4.2/5Excellent! (680 reviews)

"Inside not clean , not look like in the picture on hotel.com"…"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2020

Duc Vuong Hotel
OYO 1144 Giang Son 3 Hotel
2 out of 5
35/4 Bui Vien, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
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4.2/5Excellent! (210 reviews)

"Deal for $, best place but lot of noice"…"

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2019

OYO 1144 Giang Son 3 Hotel
Aristo Saigon Hotel
4 out of 5
3A Vo Van Tan St, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City
The price is $27 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
4.1/5Very Good! (746 reviews)
Saying good bye....

"I only spent the night in preparation for my return to America. They made me fell as welcome and comfortable as possible. I was well rested for my long journey home. I hope to return soon to spend more time at such a wonderful hotel...."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Aristo Saigon Hotel
The Airport Hotel
3 out of 5
11 Cuu Long, Ward 2, Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City
The price is $18 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
4.1/5Very Good! (608 reviews)

"Excellent pho! Staff very nice and helpful. While it is not very modern, it is so close to the airport!!!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

The Airport Hotel
Bay Hotel Ho Chi Minh
4 out of 5
7 Ngo Van Nam Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
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The price is $45 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
4.1/5Very Good! (999 reviews)
Thumbs up

"Graeat for a couple or solo small size room but they have what you need. In busy part of town many restraunts and bars close by. Try the bay burger"…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Bay Hotel Ho Chi Minh
Silverland Central Hotel
3.5 out of 5
14-16 Le Lai, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
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The price is $15 per night from Feb 3 to Feb 4
4.1/5Very Good! (996 reviews)

"Nice hotel at a good price right in the middle of downtown Saigon. One thing that came as a surprise though when we checked in right outside the hotel is a massive building site, they are putting in a metro system! It's looks awful but we were amazed to find we heard no noise from the site at all, ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Silverland Central Hotel
Sunland Hotel
3.5 out of 5
302 Vo Van Kiet, Co Giang Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
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4/5Very Good! (987 reviews)

"We loved the breakfast buffet options, the location,pool, gym, the room, and the staff! Jacky Huynh is a great employee and helped us out a lot with any questions we had."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Sunland Hotel
Saigon River Boutique Hotel
3 out of 5
58 Mac Thi Buoi, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
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4/5Very Good! (209 reviews)
Good place to stay

"Friendly and helpful staff. Hotel was clean, good aircon and rooms were nice. Great location!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2020

Saigon River Boutique Hotel
Minh Chau Hotel
2 out of 5
119 Hoa Hung St. Ward 12, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City
The price is $8 per night from Jan 30 to Jan 31
4/5Very Good! (225 reviews)
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"Satisfied"…"

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2019

Minh Chau Hotel
The Luxe Hotel
3 out of 5
261-263 Le Thanh Ton Street, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
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The price is $30 per night from Feb 9 to Feb 10
4/5Very Good! (261 reviews)

"The hotel is very clean and the staffs are very friendly. I definitely will stay at this hotel again on my next trip to Viet Nam"…"

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2019

The Luxe Hotel
Blue Diamond Hotel
3 out of 5
48-50 Thu Khoa Huan Street, Ben Thanh Ward - District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
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The price is $81 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
3.9/5Very Good! (789 reviews)

"no more staying in such hotel anymore service very bad"…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2019

Blue Diamond Hotel
Thien Vu Hotel
2.5 out of 5
333/12/4 Le Van Sy street, ward 1, Tan Binh district, Ho Chi Minh City
The price is $11 per night from Feb 25 to Feb 26
3.8/5Good! (67 reviews)
Need to have lifts and also make sure no noise whe

"Room was on top floor no lifts to carry baby bags up and down early morning noise someone next door or doing work as I checked in late by almost 2 in night could not sleep well"…"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2019

Thien Vu Hotel
Blue River Hotel
2 out of 5
283/2C Pham Ngu Lao Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
The price is $27 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
3.7/5Good! (152 reviews)

"Clean quiet basic accommodation with good breakfast. Above all we really appreciated the help we received from Yen on reception with booking onward buses and hotels. She was great."…"

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2019

Blue River Hotel
Room@saigon
2 out of 5
193 Nguyen Thai Hoc, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
The price is $16 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
3.7/5Good! (52 reviews)
Good location friendly

"Soft bed strong shower"…"

Reviewed on May 31, 2020

Room@saigon
City View Hotel
3 out of 5
15 Bui Thi Xuan Street, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
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The price is $45 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
3.7/5Good! (164 reviews)
helpful hitel & happy hotel

"Staff was very helpful in every way"…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

City View Hotel
Acacia Saigon Hotel
3 out of 5
219/8A Pham Ngu Lao Street, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
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3.6/5Good! (253 reviews)

"nothing unique, staff excellent and helpful. Breakfast a bit montonous"…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Acacia Saigon Hotel
Platinum Hotel
3 out of 5
270 Le Thanh Ton Street, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
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The price is $40 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
3.2/5 (528 reviews)

"The room is smell so bad.pictures not match .breakfast area can only seat 10 people and seat right on reception area.i will not return here."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City offers cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Dong Khoi Shopping Street, Opera House, and Ho Chi Minh City Hall Square.

If you're searching for low-cost places to stay in Ho Chi Minh City, you can choose from the 238 budget accommodations in the area. These options offer competitive rates and have earned good reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Thien Hai Hotel - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, air conditioning, and laundry facilities at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its central location and comfortable rooms.

Acacia Saigon Hotel - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its overall value and comfortable beds. It offers free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and air conditioning.

Room@saigon - At this 2-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, air conditioning, and free bottled water. Reviews mention the good location and overall value.

Giang Son 3 Hotel - 2-star hotel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its good location and comfortable beds.

Bich Duyen Hotel - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its overall condition and spacious rooms. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and air conditioning.

Sightseeing In and Around Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City attracts visitors with its abundant cafés and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, and then plan some activities that cost very little. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica and Independence Palace, or pay a visit to Mariamman Temple.

Ho Chi Minh City is also notable for its:
  • Shopping
  • Flowers
  • Temples
  • Museums
  • Tours

Getting Around Ho Chi Minh City

The closest airport is in Ho Chi Minh City (SGN-Tan Son Nhat Intl.), 3.8 mi (6.1 km) away from the city center. If that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 38.5 mi (61.9 km) away in Vung Tau (VTG). To venture out into the surrounding area, hop on a train at Saigon Railway Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Ho Chi Minh City like for travelers on a budget?
Ho Chi Minh City has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Saigon Square and Ben Thanh Market, this destination is home to Saigon River and Tao Dan Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Ho Chi Minh City?
Based on reviews, Saigon Smile Hostel is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Ha My 3 and Xavier Hotel.
How many low cost hotels should I expect to find in Ho Chi Minh City?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 205 budget hotels in Ho Chi Minh City.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Ho Chi Minh City?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Ho Chi Minh City, and keep in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually April and March with an average temp of 83°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 80°F. The rainiest months in Ho Chi Minh City are September, June, July, and August, with each month seeing an average of 12 inches of rainfall.
What is there to see and do in Ho Chi Minh City?
Ho Chi Minh City attracts visitors with its major shopping area and top museums, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Saigon Square and Ben Thanh Market, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Take in the local culture at Opera House and Museum of Ho Chi Minh City, or visit other spots like Ho Chi Minh City Museum of Fine Arts.
How can I get to Ho Chi Minh City and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Ho Chi Minh City can help keep you on budget. The most convenient airport is Tan Son Nhat Intl. Airport (SGN), situated 3.8 mi (6.1 km) away. However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Vung Tau (VTG), which is 38.5 mi (61.9 km) away. Ho Chi Minh City might not have very many public transit options to choose from so renting a car could be a reasonable alternative to see the area.

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