Nestled on the banks of the Hau River in the heart of the Mekong Delta, this 92 room hotel is a firm favorite among many travelers. The Victoria Can Tho Resort features 84 modern guest rooms and eight spacious suites that come equipped with a range of amenities such as mini bar, satellite television and coffee/tea making facilities. The hotel also features the impressive Annan Spa Pavilion which provides seven different treatment rooms with traditional Vietnamese massage. The two main restaurants situated in the hotel are Spices, which offers riverside dining and authentic local delicacies and Cuu Long Bar which serves international favorites throughout the day in a relaxed and calming environment. There are plenty of things to do in the vicinity of the hotel including a visit to nearby Can Ton town, which is famous for its excellent shopping potential and traditional floating markets.
Can Tho Cultural Tour
Starting with a cruise trip to Cai Rang along Can Tho river to visit traditional floating houses where families raise fish underneath as a source of income. Moreover, guests will visit the local market which sells a variety of goods including farming and fishing tools, herbs, fruits and vegetables. Then you will cruise along the canals to a straw mat maker's house to learn how top weave a mat and tale home your handmade product as a souvenir. (3 hours; Departure 7:30AM or 2:00PM; Reservations: 12 hrs in advance)
Cruising The Mekong
Guest will board a traditional boat to start a journey through a picturesque river. Sailing on quiet country trails through the lush countryside, we encounter different tiny villages located on riverbanks; especially the famous Cai Rang floating market where agricultural sellers will greet you on board for hot tea, an enchanting fruit orchard and vegetable garden where you will treat yourself to a tasting of delicious juicy fruits. (4 hours, Departure: 6:30 AM; Reservations: 12 hrs in advance)
Our Spices Restaurant overlooks the Hau River, with both indoor and outdoor seating. The Restaurant offers casual all day dining with both European and Vietnamese Cuisine. The French Chef, David Lacroix, has more than 10 years experience in Hotels and Restaurants in Europe, Canada and Vietnam. His cuisine ensures that guests are able to sample the best fare that the Mekong Delta has to offer. Especially delicious is his Gazpacho of Vietnamese Blue Crab with Whipped Cream.
Cuu Long Bar
The Cuu Long Bar features an open-air environment and offers a vast range of cocktails and beverages; it also serves a selection of typical Vietnamese drinks. Cuu Long Bar features a pool table and games and also services the pool area. The Resort offers a fine wine list including Victoria Hotels & Resorts exclusive Private Wine Collection: the exquisite Bordeaux Millesime 2003 and Chardonnay Millesime 2004, sparkling wines and great European, Australian, New Zealand, Chilean and South African wines.
Mekong Delta Biking Experiences
The biking tours will take you through different small countryside paths, luscious green fields and tropical fruit orchards on Victoria Can Tho Resort’s own fleet of mountain bikes. You will also cross rivers and canals with small boats or ferries and explore mesmerizing local villages. Join us for a unique opportunity to witness the daily lives of Southern Vietnamese; a truly authentic experience deep in the heart of Mekong delta! (Reservations: 24 hrs in advance for 1 – 4 persons, 3 days in advance for 5 persons up)
Lady Hau Restaurant Cruise
Named after the tributary of the Mekong River that passes through Can Tho, our "Lady Hau" was built in 1996 in the Delta province of Tien Giang. The design is that of a classic rice barge, the same barges that have been used for decades to ship rice from the Delta to Ho Chi Minh City. Enjoy the sights and sounds of the floating markets and the buzzing life on the river, whilst you enjoy your breakfast buffet or a sundowner cocktail from the spacious deck.