New property Apricot Hotel opens in Vietnam’s capital this summer, showcasing more than 600 works by renowned local painters
The boutique Apricot Hotel features original artworks that fill its rooms and hallways, and boasts stunning views of Hoan Kiem Lake. Its best room is the 860-square-foot Masterpiece Suite. apricothotels.com
Apricot Hotel’s signature restaurants—l’artiste and Palette—serve up Southeast Asian classics. L’artiste features an open kitchen, with most of its dishes made to order.
Pay a visit to the hotel’s Spa L’art, which offers a diverse range of treatments including facials, massages and comprehensive wellness packages. Its rooftop fitness centre is also worth a look, with floor-to-ceiling glass walls providing panoramic views of the city.
If you’re in the mood for even more art, the Vietnam National Museum of Fine Arts is a short walk away. It showcases a range of artworks from various historical periods, including additional pieces by artists highlighted in the hotel’s collection, such as Vietnamese-French painter Mai Thu.