Premium Holiday Choice at Du Parc Hotel, Dalat
If you are thinking of a premium holiday accommodation with modern facilities in a sentimental French colonial style hospitality, Du Parc Hotel Dalat should be in your list. This stunning four star accommodation is located on the hill side of Tran Phu Street which is just a distance from Dalat city centre and Dalat Palace Golf Club which is under the same management company.
About the Hotel
This hotel was founded in the early 1930s and inaugurated in 1933 by French Administration of Indochina. Since then, the hotel was being taken or was taken over by an American multi-millionaire, Mr. Harry Hiblum on 1997. The hotel was fully renovated since the taking over but still remaining its French Colonial surfaces. The hotel then re-opened on January 1998 as a four star hotel and currently has managed by Vina Properties.
This historic hotel is comprised of 140 guests rooms with 89 standard rooms, 3 deluxe rooms and 12 suites. Most of the guests in this hotel are golfers and business(businessmen) especially in summer time and also international tourists by the end of the year. This hotel is very classy in terms of the interior design and it comes with value for money deal. All rooms are provided with standard items and amenities such as coffee and tea maker, colour TV, IDD Telephone, mini bar and fridge, safety box and 24 hour room services.
Besides bar in the lobby area, the hotel’s restaurant is located 50 meters outside the hotel building. Le Cafe de La Paste serves a casual French Brasserie for the guest and other authentic French cuisines. Besides that, the restaurant also serves Asian and International delicacies including Vietnamese food recommended by their in house chef. This restaurant capacity is for 140 people which comprised of veranda and in-side area which is very suitable for an individual dinner, small gathering or private functions.
Facilities & In-House activities
Since this hotel is very popular among golfers, guests can go out for golfing at Dalat Palace Gold Club which is under the same management with the hotel. There is a Golf Clinic and driving range as well. After a long day out for golfing or shopping in a Dalat Market, you can relax and pamper yourself in the massage room and sauna room.
If you are seeking for tour recommendation, the tour desk at the lobby area are always on standby to assist your needs. You may rent a motorbike to go around Dalat, visit historical sites or enjoy the greeneries of Dalat besides the cool weather of this highland.
In short, if you are looking for a good balance of modern accommodation, excellent hospitality, strategic location and authentic food, Du Parc Hotel is one of the best choice.
Tel: +84 63 3825 777
Fax: +84 63 3825 888
DISCLAIMER: This article was re-published from my previous posting in The Vietnam Guide dated September 28, 2012. Photos were contributed by PR Department of Dalat Resort Corporation.