About this listing
Experience both worlds of Vietnam. 20 mins downtown to the hustle and bustle then get back to the "New Saigon". All amenities for comfortable living. The apartment overlooks the distant Mekong Delta and has a soft breeze floating through. Enjoy.
Downstairs on the ground floor is a large 50 m. swimming pool, a gym, supermarket restaurants, bars and cafes.
You can have the apartment to yourselves.
It's clean, quiet and has an excellent view. A natural breeze flows through the apartment A comfortable home away from home.
The apartment itself is 100 m2 (1,000 ft2) containing 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 living room, 1 dining room, a kitchen and a small office space in the hallway. You also have internet access, cable TV and a mini music amplifier with speakers.
The living room (viewing room) has a 2 seat leather sofa with 2 chairs, sliding doors which opens up to a spacious balcony that become part of the viewing room experience.
The bedrooms are kitted out with inbuilt wooden wardrobes, an A/Cs, wooden parquet flooring and large windows with the same view as from the balcony. The master bedroom has a king size bed and an private bathroom having a bathtub, wash basin.
The dining area has a large white oak table accompanied with 6 chairs, enough for family and/or friends. It also has a bookshelf with books.
The hallway's corner has a built in desk which has numerous menus of different restaurants for you to order inn. Leading off the hallway are the bedrooms. The guest bathroom has a glass framed shower and washbasin.
The kitchen has a European style washing machine, a kettle, and numerous cupboards kitted out with knifes, forks, plates, cups, glasses, pots and pans, an iron and first aid kit.
The smaller balcony is located next to the kitchen which has a gas cooker, washing line and ironing board (behind the door). It also has a hatch for the trash to be thrown down the shoot.
The apartment is located in a quiet family oriented area. On the ground floor there is an Olympic size swimming pool (closed on Mondays for cleaning) and 2 kids pools (admission $1 each), a gym ($4) and 2 tennis courts ($5 p/hour).
There is also a very good supermarket, open from 8am to 10pm/
On the ground floor has 5 or 6 restaurants, hair and nail salons and a spa.
Parking is in the basement and the complex has excellent security.
Interaction with Guests
If you need any advice we are on hand to call at any time and can give pointers on where and what to do during your stay.
The neighborhood has many sports, shopping, entertainment and restaurants all within 5 minutes drive.
The complex has families of mixed nationalities and about a as international is it can go. Most of the families send their kids to international schools and they enjoy rollerblading and playing games after school, while others exercise or just lounge around at the restaurants or bars.
A taxi rank is at the front of the complex. For those that prefer to take a bus it's on the other side of the main road.
A 9 hole golf course and driving range 5 minutes by taxi.
A 5 minute drive by taxi ($3) to a very clean modern neighborhood has 2 malls and 100's of restaurants from every cuisine imaginable. A 20 minute ride takes you to District 1, where you get to witness the hustle and bustle of down town Saigon.
Other Things to Note
There's a front load washing machine that heats to 80C. and iron and ironing board in the kitchen. There maybe a few clothes hanging in the spare bedroom.
Smoking is about the only ban but generally try to keep the place clean and tidy and to water the plants once every other day.
There are air-cons in the master bedroom and the living room, but also have fans which is usually enough to keep the place cool. It´s possible to keep the french doors open and the back door too to give the place a nice breeze coming through in the evenings.
Keep things out of the passageway (entrance to the front door) for the cleaners.
Leave the apartment as you found it.
Don´t throw anything out from the balconies.
Please close windows and doors before going out during the rainy season.