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With just VND500,000, Sung Mi Phin went from Ha Giang to Sa Pa in Lao Cai to study English and learn how to make money from tourism.

Real estate investors leave cities for countryside to start homestays

A new movement has arisen among real estate investors amid the pandemic – leaving large cities for the countryside where they open a homestay or farmstay to meet people’s demand to be close to nature.

Leading homestays in Hanoi

Mei Hideaway, Veque Homestay, and Hygge Homestay in Hanoi are among the top suggestions of places for tourists.

Da Bia village

Da Bia village in Hoa Binh province is a perfect venue for travelers wanting to explore the wild nature and authentic indigenous culture. 

Cozy homestays in Quy Nhon perfect place for a weekend getaway

Quy Nhon city has a range of popular homestays for visitors to enjoy whilst on a visit to the coastal province of Binh Dinh, including Life’s A Beach, Oh Quy Nhon, and Sunbe Home.

Exploring Tam Dao during wild sunflower season

At the height of autumn, visitors are able to enjoy a range of activities in Tam Dao, Vinh Phuc province, including savouring the scenic views of white clouds, walking along paths filled with wild sunflowers.

Homestays in Hoi An hover between life and death

Many homestay owners have suffered from hot development and severe competition.

Hoi An advised to limit travelers to 5 million a year

Hoi An ancient town, a well-known destination for tourists, has been advised to receive no more than 5 million travelers each year so that the slogans ‘the most wonderful city’ or ‘for a cleaner Hoi An’ have real significance.

Vietnam homestay market heats up

Though the homestay market is saturated, investors are still pouring money into homestay projects because the investment can bring high profits.

Homestay popular among visitors in Tien Giang

Visitors to a bamboo homestay in My Tho city, Tien Giang province are able to enjoy a variety of fruit at orchards with an overnight tour costing only VND200,000.

Experts see problems in ‘homestay rush’

Problems have arisen after a hot development period of homestay service over the past few years. Many homestays have shut down, while existing homestays have kicked off unhealthy competition by slashing rents.

Homestay hotspots shining brightly

Homestay accommodation is rising in Vietnam to help diversify tourism products, create new experiences for the growing number of tourists at peak season.

How should investors prepare for homestay race in Vietnam?

Rising demand for homestay in Vietnam enables investors to consider investment portfolio.


Exploring lush Pu Luong Nature Reserve in Thanh Hoa

The vast Pu Luong Nature Reserve located in Thanh Hoa has emerged as a popular tourist destination in recent years with many visitors coming to explore the site’s exquisite natural scenery.

Homestays that reap big profits spring up in central Vietnam

Da Lat is entering the high tourism season when travelers, Vietnamese and foreign, flock there to avoid the summer heat.

Islander builds house from recycled plastic bottles, sets up homestay

Islander Nguyen Loi, 29, has built his first house from 6,000 recycled plastic bottles on An Binh Islet, three miles from Ly Son Island of the central province Da Nang to promote waste reduction and recycling on tourism islands.

Ly Son’s seaweed and seafood leaves impression on young diners

My family was lucky enough to have the chance to enjoy bòng bong (seaweed) and fresh garlic salad during a recent trip to Ly Son Island in Quang Ngai Province.

Hot development leading to tourism property bubble

Many real estate firms which previously focused on high-end apartment projects have jumped into the tourism property segment.

Homestays popular in Hanoi suburbs

VietNamNet Bridge - After developing well in the inner city, homestays have been spreading to the suburbs of Hanoi.

Investors in short-term apartment rentals for tourists struggle to make a profit

Most travelers choosing homestays and short-term rentals like novelty and often change tourism destinations, and do not return to the same rental.