Hoan Kiem Property and Area Guides, Old Quarter and Hoan Kiem lake

Hoan Kiem District (the name of this district has been named after the Hoan Kiem Lake) is situated at the heart of Hanoi, the western area is contiguous to Ba Dinh District and Dong Da District, the southern area is bodered with Hai Ba Trung District, along from the North to the South is Red River.

Being the smallest district in Hanoi capital, however, Hoan Kiem District is known as a frequent place of important political, cutural events of Hanoi.

There are many headquaters of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, international organizations, national and local departments, religious headquarters, historical and cutural attractions, revolutionary relic, valuable architectural-cultural buildings.

Property in Hoan Kiem district

Property in Hoan Kiem area is one of place choosen by many foreigners to live due to its well know surroundings and stunning exteriors. Generally, Hoan Kiem property lures those from the city as wells as the successful business and arts personnel. You can expect to see families moving to the district to up - size from their current residence. However, Hoan Kiem is also becoming popular with young professionals with many bars, shops, shopping center, tourism and quite simply because of its central location in Hanoi.

View apartments in Hoan Kiem for your reference with many apartment buildings such as: Hoang Thanh Tower, Vincom Park Place (Vincom Ba Trieu), Pacific Palace etc.

How can I go to Hoan Kiem Lake?

 If you stay in a hotels in Old Quarter area, you can easily walk to Hoan Kiem Lake. You can hire public vehicles such as motorbikes, bicycle at your hotel.

You can ask the hotel for a map or the direction to Hoan Kiem Lake. If you stay far away from the center of Old Quarter area, you can take the bus with many different routes, you should ask somebody who often travel by bus for more information or ask staffs.

If you decide to go by taxi, there are many brands such as Mai Linh, Taxi Group, you can pick cheaper brands like Thanh Nga, Ba Sao, Thanh Cong,…

Tourism atractions in order of priority:

There are a lot of tourism attractions around Hoan Kiem Lake that you should visit if you come here. We will introduce you some outstanding places you can visit if you have free time:

  • Ngoc Son Temple & The Huc Bridge
  • The flower garden of Ly Thai To statue
  • Thang Long Water Puppet Theater
  • The statue of “Cam tu cho to quoc quyet sinh”
  • Ba Kieu Temple (opposite Ngoc Son Temple)
  • Statue of King Le
  • Hanoi Opera
  • Thuy Ta ice-cream
  • Beautiful café view at “Ham Ca Map” building

Shopping in Hoan Kiem district

There are some shopping centers and markets in Hoan Kiem district we would like to recommend to you while you live in Hanoi such as:

  • Trang Tien Plaza
  • Vincom center at Ba Trieu street
  • Night market in Old quarter on Hang Ngang, Hang Dao, Hang Duong streets and organised at night time on Friday, Saturday and Sunday every week from 18h to 23h.