Six Vietnam resorts among Asia’s 25 best: Condé Nast Traveler

[VNExpress] Vietnam has six representatives among the top 25 resorts in Asia in this year’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards voted by readers of British magazine Condé Nast Traveler.

With an overall score of 99.08 out of 100, Six Senses Ninh Van Bay in the central province of Khanh Hoa ranked fifth on the list.

Six Senses Ninh Van Bay
Six Senses Ninh Van Bay Resort, Photo by Ninh Van Bay Holiday Club

Located on Ninh Van Bay in Ninh Hoa District, around 60 kilometers from Nha Trang, the resort consists of 54 villas covering an area of lush greenery. Behind the resort lies a range of hills, home to rare monkeys on the brink of extinction.

The only way to access the resort is by boat, which takes around 20 minutes.

Azerai Can Tho resort in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho stood at 13th position with an overall score of 97.9.

Azerai Can Tho resort on Au Islet in Can Tho City. Photo courtesy of the resort

Located on Au Islet in Cai Rang District, the resort opened to tourists in 2018 with 60 bungalows and five villas, with the only way to reach the islet being via boat.

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort & Spa on Phu Quoc Island in the southern province of Kien Giang ranked 16th with a score of 97.2.

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort & Spa, Phú Quốc – Cập nhật Giá năm  2021
JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort & Spa, Photo by Booking.com

Situated along Khem Beach, the resort consists of over 200 suites and villas.

With an overall score of 96.35, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort in Da Nang City occupies 20th position.

InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort in Da Nang City, Photo by Chudu24

The resort has 201 luxurious rooms, suites, penthouses, and villas that offer views of sandy beaches and tropical forests covering Son Tra Peninsula, which acts as a natural shield for Da Nang.

The five-star Topas Ecolodge resort in popular tourist town Sa Pa ranked 24th on the list with a score of 94.29 while The Anam resort in Nha Trang beach town finished the list with a score of 93.76.

Topas Ecolodge Sapa Resort (Topas Sapa) - Chudu24
Topas Ecolodge Resort, Photo by Chudu24

Six Senses Bhutan topped the list, followed by Como Bhutan Resort and Shinta Mani Wild Resort in Cambodia.

More than 800,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted responses rating their travel experiences across the globe and sharing their opinions on the top cities, islands, hotels and resorts, cruise ships, spas, airlines, and other topics.

The Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest-running recognition of excellence in the travel industry, recognizing the world’s very best hotels, resort and destinations.

Published by Australian Hospitality Alumni Network Vietnam (AHA Vietnam)

The Official Platform for Australian Hospitality & Tourism Alumni and Professionals in Vietnam.

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