Book your room at Emeraude Classic Cruises
Explore Vietnam's spectacular Halong Bay on an Emeraude Classic Cruises
Sail amid the islands
Emeraude Classic Cruises offers overnight cruises on one of the world's most beautiful bays: Halong Bay, with views of otherworldly karst formations and stupendous seascape, is dotted with thousands of limestone islands. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Halong Bay is about 170 km (105 mi) from Hanoi.
Food, drink, and entertainment
Full board Vietnamese and international buffet meals are served in the boat's dining room. The bars offer a selection of French, Australian, and Chilean wine, as well as spirits, beers, and cocktails. Relaxing body massages can be enjoyed at the spa (surcharge).
Emeraude Classic Cruises offers air-conditioned cabins and suites, all with bay-view balconies. Beds are layered with premium linens. Decor includes colonial-style brass fans and hardwood floors. Bottled water is complimentary. Private bathrooms come with showers, toiletries and other amenities typical of an upscale hotel room.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
At your hotel
Guests can book rooms at Emeraude Classic Cruises for a rate that is either for the room only or for all-inclusive. All-inclusive rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).
At your hotel
Located in the Gulf of Tonkin, Halong Bay is dotted with thousands of islands and islets. Towering limestone pillars sculpted by nature create a magical seascape that is unique in all the world. Emeraude itineraries and activities include guided tours of Sung Sot Grotto and a floating fishing village, a stop at Titov Island, with its popular beach; cooking demonstrations; squid fishing (seasonal); and complimentary Tai Chi on the sundeck. Spa services are available for a surcharge. After dark, guests can gather topside for a viewing of the movie Indochine, featuring scenes filmed on Halong Bay.
Before boarding, guests can relax in the Emeraude Café, located in Bai Chay, the gateway to Halong Bay. The café offers a wide selection of international foods, along with free wireless Internet access.
Please note: Halong Bay is approximately 170 km (105 miles) from Hanoi. Transportation to Halong Bay takes about three to four hours. Emeraude Classic Cruises can assist with transfers from your hotel or from Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi. For details, please contact Emeraude using the contact information received after booking via this Web site.
- Wedding services
- Multilingual staff
- Beach towels
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Rooftop terrace
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 37
- Number of floors - 3
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- One meeting room
- Luggage storage
- Year Built 2003
- Spa services on site
In your room
- Access via exterior corridors
- Air conditioning
- Complimentary bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- In-room massage available
- Shower only
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
Eat and drink
Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Fishing on site
- Kayaking on site
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
The fine print for Emeraude Classic Cruises
When you arrive
Check-in time ends at 12:30 PM
Check-in time starts at noon
Special check-in instructions:
These are overnight cruises that depart from a private pier near Emeraude Cafe Restaurant. Guests check in at Royal Park, Bai Chay in Halong (opposite of Halong Heritage Hotel, no 88 Halong Road). Boarding begins at noon and the cruise departs at 12:20 PM. Details are available by contacting the cruise company at the number on the booking confirmation.
When you leave
Check-out time is 9:30 AM
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No pets or service animals allowed
We should mention
Under Vietnamese law, a guest who is not a Vietnamese citizen cannot share a room with a Vietnamese citizen without proof of marriage to each other. Otherwise, a second room must be booked. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
Room upgrade and kayak use
Book a stay in any room type now - October 31, 2014 for travel in the same period and receive the following:
- Complimentary room upgrade
- Kayak use for 1 hour per cabin per stay