Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa

Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa
Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa

Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa is located in Sapa, 380 km (236 miles) Northwest of Hanoi, among the Hoang Lien Mountains, in Lao Cai Province, near the Chinese border. 1650 metres (5413 feet) above sea level, famous for its pristine environment, its unparalleled scenery and its cool climate, Sapa is home to more than 30 colourful hill tribes and close to Vietnam’s highest peak, the 3143 metres (10311 feet) Mount Fansipan.

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Overview of Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa

The four star Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa, the only luxury hotel in North-Western Vietnam, opened in March 1998. Built as a traditional mountain chalet with accented wooden décor and a welcoming stone hearth fireplace, the Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa overhangs the village, blending perfectly with the natural surroundings.

Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa
Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa

With its luxury dining and sleeping carriages, the Victoria Express Train is the ideal means of transportation to travel from Hanoi to Lao Cai (Sapa).

The location and luxury services of the hotel have been carefully planned to allow guests to experience something different and unique, in close harmony with nature and with the local hill tribe people.

Rooms & Facilities


The Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa features 77 stylishly designed rooms, each with private terrace, wood flooring and a warm touch of local decoration. Guests will feel at ease in the “mountain chalet” atmosphere. All guest rooms offer views over Sapa village, the resort’s lush gardens or Mount Fansipan.

  • 13 Superior rooms of 25m² (269 sq. feet) with a queen sized bed, a comfortable sitting area with a sofa and a large writing desk.
  • 8 Superior rooms of 25m² (269 sq. feet) with twin beds, a comfortable sitting area with a sofa and a large writing desk.
  • Spacious 50m² rooms (538 sq. feet) with 1 queen bed and 3 single beds. The 2 Family studios offer large balconies.
  • Spacious 50m² Suites (538 sq. feet) with a king sized bed, a large living room area with a sofa and a large writing desk. The 2 Victoria Suites offer a large balcony with a sofa. Available for internet bookings only: value-added extras include free mini-bar (one refill per day), free 4 pieces of laundry per day (not including dry cleaning), wi-fi access in room, a gift and a daily complimentary cocktail.
Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa
Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa

All rooms at Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa are equipped with colour satellite television with international news & movies, direct dial telephone, in-room safety deposit box, mini-bar, tea & coffee making facilities, hairdryer, umbrellas and slippers. In addition, all rooms feature individually controlled ceiling fan and private bathroom with bathtub. Interconnected rooms are available. Baby cots can be arranged upon request, baby cots are provided free of charge, and are upon availability.


The Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa offers the finest dining available in Sapa. Our Chef’s fine cuisine blends unique ingredients from the Sapa region to create exciting international dishes with a French and Vietnamese flair.

Ta Van Restaurant

The Ta Van Restaurant has a large central fireplace and spectacular mountain views from the terrace. The restaurant offers a variety of European and Asian cuisines with Cheese Fondue as a specialty. In the summer months you may dine on the terrace, with a view over Mount Fansipan.

Seating capacity: 110 indoors, 30 outdoors (from March to October)

Opening hours: 6:30 AM to 10:00 PM

Minority Dance Performance

H’mong and Thai Minority people perform Traditional Dances every Saturday night at Ta Van Restaurant from 8.00 PM until 9.00 PM. They will charm and entertain you through several traditional dances.

Ta Fin Bar

  • Enjoy a glass of hot red wine by the fireplace after a day of sightseeing in the Sapa region.
  • Seating capacity: 30 indoors
  • Opening hours: 6:30 AM onwards

The Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa 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.

Room services

Local and international dishes are also available for in-room dining from 06:30 AM until 10:00 PM.

Spa &  Beauty

After an exciting day of sightseeing, we invite you to refresh your soul and body with a revitalizing Spa experience, at our Spa center, the Victoria Spa Sapa.

Swedish Massage (60 minutes):

The ultimate relaxing massage using soothing hand movements to work deep into the muscle and soft tissues.

Relieving you from stress and tension…

Aromatherapy Massage (60 minutes):

A gentle calming massage enhanced with aromatic essential oils to balance your mind restoring the sense of well being.

Sapa Hot Stone Massage (90 minutes): Mountain stones which are heated then massage to the body to melt stress and tension. This massage deeply soothes and relaxes creating a sense of balance and calm.

Traditional Thai Massage (60 minutes): An ancient technique employing stretching and pressure point work to balance the flow of Qi through energy channels known as sen lines. The effect is uniquely relaxing as well as energizing.

Victoria Massage (90 minutes): Discover the traditional Thai Massage and Reflexology treatment, which incorporate back and stress relieving head massage that warms, invigorates and relax muscle tissue. Improves circulation and rejuvenates the body.

Reflexology is a traditional oriental massage to facilitate relaxation and a sense of well being. It is a natural way of balancing the entire body, stimulating circulation and alleviating muscle tension by using acupressure.


The Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa offers the best recreation choices in Sapa. Mountain trekking is the most exciting and interesting activity to explore the mountain villages. Recreation and leisure activities include:

Russian jeep (3 seats), mini bus (15 seats) are available with drivers to discover the Sapa region

Another means to get around the area is by mountain bike which are available for guests who want to explore different pursuits by themselves

Indoor swimming pool 14.2 x 9.8 metres (46 x 32 feet) overlooking Sapa village

Facilities: To provide a comfortable stay at Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa, services available include:

  • * Flight reconfirmation
  • * Sightseeing tour services
  • * Transportation service arrangement
  • * Postal services
  • * Foreign currency exchange
  • * Email and Internet corner in the Lobby area
  • * WIFI internet connection in the entire resort area
  • * Souvenir shop
  • * Parking area
  • * Major credit cards accepted (Amex, Visa, MasterCard, Diners Club)
  • * Tennis court
  • * Spa
  • * Massage
  • * Sauna
  • * Billiard Table
  • * Fitness Centre
  • * Games room
  • * Swimming Pool 14.2 x 9.8 metres (46 x 32 feet)
  • * Victoria Kids Club
  • * Babysitting services

Victoria Kids Club

Guests of our resort can take advantage of the services of our Kids Club play area. The Kids Club is located near the lobby in front of the Ta Fin Bar and is equipped with TV, cartoon DVDs and kids toys. It is facing our rabbit garden which is very attractive for the children.

The Victoria Kids Club is open from 07.00 am – 9.00 pm and minimum age of entry to the Kids Club is two years old, children less than two years old are required to be escorted by a parent or baby sitter.

Meeting & Incentives

The Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa offers modern meeting facilities and event space for your functions in Sapa.

The Fansipan Ballroom, at Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa, with its fully equipped and modern meeting facilities, is the ideal venue for seminars, meetings and events in Sapa.

We offer all inclusive meeting packages and specialize in theme party organization for companies and for individuals.

Victoria Express Train

Reaching Sapa has never been more appealing: travel in style on board the luxurious Victoria Express Train. The Victoria Express Train features one dining carriage and two sleeping carriages to make your travelling experience a most comfortable one.

With its elegant carriages, the Victoria Express Train recalls a more romantic era. Passing through the exotic landscapes of North Vietnam, between the charming cities of Hanoi and Lao Cai (train station at a distance of 34 km (21 miles) from Sapa), it offers every visitor a wonderful travelling experience.

Indulge yourself in our dining carriage, “Le Tonkin”, where you can savour the delights of traditional Vietnamese and Western cuisine. Our talented Chef Nguyen Tien Duc will be waiting for you with a selection of the best wines, adding a further exquisite touch to a memorable experience.

Discover our 4-course set menus!

The train departs six times a week, linking Hanoi to Lao Cai. The Victoria Express Train is a 8.5 hour trip from Hanoi to Lao Cai, accommodating up to 52 passengers with comfortable seating, a dining carriage* (see Victoria Express Train Schedule) and two luxurious sleeping carriages.

Each sleeping carriage has 6 superior cabins (4 berths) and 1 deluxe cabins (2 berths), all are air-conditioned, wood panelled, with individual reading lights, baggage storage, toilets and oversized windows.

The Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa offers unique packages which allow you to stay in our resort as well as experience the local surroundings. Packages to choose from include: Discovery Packages, Holiday Specials, Hot Deals and Theme Packages.

Discovery Packages:

From Sky to Sea 7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS

Visit the beautiful mountains of Sapa and the endless beaches of Hoi An with our From Sky to Sea

Indochina Explorer 13 DAYS / 12 NIGHTS

Discover all that the region has to offer from North to South with our Indochina Explorer Discovery

Hot Deals:

Muong Hum – Between Luxury & Authenticity 4 DAYS / 5 NIGHTS

Discover authentic hill tribe life in Muong Hum village.

Bac Ha Market Package 2 DAYS / 3 NIGHTS

Discover the unique Bac Ha Market and stay at Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa.

Xin Cheng Market Package 3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS

Discover this authentic market with the Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa’s Xin Cheng Market package.

Can Cau Market Package 3 DAYS / 4 NIGHTS

Explore the colourful market of Can Cau near the Chinese border where photographic opportunities are at their best and stay at Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa.

Theme Packages:

Adventure Package 3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS

Trek to minority villages and visit a traditional hill tribe market with our Adventure Package.

Honeymoon Package 3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS

Enjoy a romantic holiday at Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa with our Honeymoon Package.

Meeting Package 2 DAYS / 1 NIGHT

Allow Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa to arrange your business function with our Meeting Package.

Relaxation Package 3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS

Indulge yourself with the Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa Relaxation Package.