Sapa Eden Hotel
Travel Blogs from Sapa
We arrived back in Hanoi from our Halong Bay tour, repacked our bags and ate dinner before heading to the train station for our overnight train to Lao Cai. Hanoi felt like returning to an old friend which goes to show how quickly humans can develop a sense of familiarity. We were all excited to be on an overnight sleeper with its lovely bunks and …
Thanks to the amazing staff at the Hanoi Old Centre Hotel who managed to change our train tickets from Local hard class sleep to soft tourist class sleeper we arrived in Sapa after best train journey yet. The bus journey to Sapa was up a winding path around the side of a mountain with stunning stepped rice paddies cut into the sides of the mountain …
So... last night we experienced the night train. We were so lucky that Tien drove us to the train station AND got us to our compartment. We would have never found it on our own, climbing over train tracks in the dark! We shared our compartment with two of their other clients, young ladies from Singapore. I decided to take a sleeping pill, which was …
We had so much fun today! When I got up I had a quick look off our balcony but we are still socked in. The sky gets a little bright but we can't see the view below; that is buried in the clouds. Went for breakfast at 7:30 and enjoyed some great coffee while we waited for our food.
We met in the lobby at 9:30 and the hotel guy showed us …
We arrived into Lao Cai station at almost 6am, the first thing we did was buy an umbrella as the rain was still teeming down, it was 4 euro well spent, and we didn't attempt to bargain her down, we just needed the umbrella. A girl was waiting with my name on a page so we gladly got into the waiting bus. A 34 km journey up the hill to Sapa town …
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet