Find the Best Hotel for Your Far East Holiday

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All the hotels that we choose are known for their high standards, and they ensure that you enjoy your Far East holiday in comfort. Mainly at a four-star standard, many of these hotels are family-owned with a boutique style. They are located close to a range of beautiful Asian holiday destinations, which allows you to experience true Asian culture and cuisine.

Hotel Features

All the hotels that we use feature a range of features. Here is a sample of the options that each hotel provides:

  • En-Suite Bathrooms
  • Air-Conditioning/Heating
  • Satellite TV
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities

Hotels in VIETNAM

Hanoi: La Siesta Hotel & Spa - Zero Distance Travel

Hanoi: La Siesta Hotel & Spa

An elegant 50-room hotel in the Old Quarter within an easy walking distance of Hoan Kiem Lake, numerous shops, cafes, and restaurants. It has its own spa and gym. The restaurant serves Vietnamese food on the ground floor.

Hue: Cherish Hotel - Zero Distance Travel

Hue: Cherish Hotel

A modern 98-room hotel on 11 floors located in the heart of the city near to the Perfume River. Contains a spa, gym, and small swimming pool. Restaurants serve European and Vietnamese imperial style food.

Hoi An: Silk Village Resort and Spa - Zero Distance Travel

Hoi An: Silk Village Resort and Spa

Located next to the silk village, this is a quiet haven amid tropical gardens about 1km from the old town. All the 52 rooms have a private balcony overlooking the gardens, lake, or pool. The 'floating restaurant' offers delicious Vietnamese cooking.

Saigon: Golden Central Hotel - Zero Distance Travel

Saigon: Golden Central Hotel

Situated near the historic Ben Thanh Market, the international 4-star Golden Central Hotel Saigon is Ho Chi Minh City’s most convenient hotel. It has 120 fully-equipped rooms and suites together with a rooftop pool, bar, and a restaurant serving European and Vietnamese dishes.

Hotels in Cambodia

Siem Reap: Angkor Sayana Hotel & Spa

A modern 52-room hotel in Siem Reap, close to the river and within easy walking distance of the central and night markets. It contains an outdoor swimming pool and spa. The restaurant serves international cuisine.

Hotels in Laos

Luang Prabang: Villa Santi Hotel - Zero Distance Travel

Luang Prabang: Villa Santi Hotel

This is a colonial-style hotel, and it was once the 19th century villa-home of King Sisavangvong's wife. Located in very good location in the centre of Luang Prabang, it’s within an easy walking distance of the main attractions. The hotel contains a small swimming pool and spa. The restaurant and bar serves international cuisine.

Vientiane: Mercure Hotel - Zero Distance Travel

Vientiane: Mercure Hotel

This comfortable hotel is close to the airport and it’s based on the edge of the city. It’s also close to the Mekong River. It contains an outdoor swimming pool and fitness room. It also has an on-site cafe/restaurant, and plenty of places to eat nearby.

Hotels in Myanmar/Burma

Bagan: Aye Yar River View Hotel - Zero Distance Travel

Bagan: Aye Yar River View Hotel

This riverfront hotel in Old Bagan comprises of 102 rooms. It’s within a 15-minute walk of the archaeological museum. The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool and spa.

Kalaw: Dream Mountain Resort - Zero Distance Travel

Kalaw: Dream Mountain Resort

Located on a hill with stunning views over the town and valley, the Dream Mountain Resort is a simple but comfortable base for exploring Kalaw and its surroundings.

Yangon: Sedona Hotel - Zero Distance Travel

Yangon: Sedona Hotela

A large luxury hotel from a Singapore-based international brand, with three restaurants and an outdoor swimming pool. Located near to the Inla Lake and the Shwedagon Pagoda.

Mandalay: Sedona Hotel - Zero Distance Travel

Mandalay: Sedona Hotel

A large family-friendly hotel in good location in Mandalay. It boasts 251 rooms and an outdoor swimming pool. It’s two restaurants provide international cuisine.

Inle Lake: Myanmar Treasure Resort Inle

On the north-east shore of Inle Lake, Myanmar Treasure Resort offers peaceful accommodation and views of the lake. Each room has its own terrace and the hotel has its own on-site restaurant.

Hotels in Japan

Tokyo: New Otani Hotel - Zero Distance Tours

TOKYO: NEW OTANI HOTEL (GARDEN TOWER)

This large central hotel has more than 800 rooms. Located in Chiyoda, near the Imperial Palace, it has its own extensive grounds. It also boasts a number of restaurants serving Japanese, Chinese, and French cuisine. The hotel contains an indoor pool and spa centre.

Tokyo: Courtyard by Marriott Ginza - Zero Distance Tours

tokyo: courtyard by marriott ginza

This bright modern hotel is 5-minutes walk from the metro and 10 minutes from Tsukiji fish market in the heart of the Ginza shopping and entertainment district - an excellent location. There is a fitness room, plus Western buffet and Japanese restaurants.

Takayama: Hida Hotel - Zero Distance Tours

TAKAYAMA: HIDA PLAZA HOTEL

This modern hotel has a rooftop spa with mountain views, a heated swimming pool, and indoor and outdoor hot spring baths. Rooms have either a Western or Japanese style. It has several restaurants serving Japanese, Chinese, and French food. The hotel is within easy walking distance of the train station and the main historic sights.

Kanazawa Hotel - Zero Distance Tours

KANAZAWA: HOTEL KANAZAWA

This modern hotel is next door to the railway station and a large shopping mall. It’s around a 15-20-minute walk from the main attractions. The hotel has 165 rooms and several restaurants.

KYOTO: ANA CROWNE PLAZA KYOTO

This hotel is in a great location opposite Nijo Castle and next to a metro station. The Crowne Plaza offers comfortable rooms, an indoor pool, and several dining options.

Hotels in Nepal

Kathmandu: Hotel Tibet International - Zero Distance Tours

KATHMANDU: HOTEL TIBET INTERNATIONAL

This modern luxury boutique hotel has 69 rooms. It’s located in a great position near the Boudnanath Stupa. Decorated in colourful Tibetan style, it has a cafe and tea garden, with a restaurant that serves Tibetan and Chinese dishes. There is a spa, and even a rooftop meditation room!

Pokhara: Fishtail Lodge - Zero Distance Tours

POKHARA: FISHTAIL LODGE

Fishtail Lodge enjoys a unique location situated on a peninsula across Phewa Lake. Shuttle-floats or boats transport you across to the resort. With the lake on one side and a forest hill on the other, the views are spectacular. The lodge contains an outdoor pool and spa.

Hotels in India

Delhi: The Oberoi - Zero Distance Tours

DELHI: THE OBEROI

Modern 5-star hotel, due to reopen in 2018 after a multi-million pound renovation. Well located, with comfortably appointed rooms and a Banyan Tree Spa. There are various restaurants serving a variety of cuisine from sushi to Italian, tandoori to grills. It has a buzzing scene where the 'smart set' of the city often hang out.

Rawla Narlai - Zero Distance Tours

jodphur: rawla narlai

A former 17th-century hunting lodge of the Jodhpur royal family, hidden away in a small village deep in the Aravalli Hills and surrounded by forested hills and rocky outcrops. Still owned by members of the Jodhpur family who play an active part in the running of the hotel to ensure it remains a real gem of an experience.

Jaipur: Shahpura House - Zero Distance Tours

JAIPUR: SHAHPURA HOUSE

Popular heritage hotel in quiet residential area in the heart of Jaipur, with traditional Rajput architecture creating a special ambiance. There is a page swimming pool and an elegant rooftop restaurant/terrace. Rooms are quirky and decorated in traditional style, but with the comfort of flat screen TVs and marble bathrooms.

Jaipur: Samode Palace - Zero Distance Tours

jaipur: samode palace

One of the first heritage palaces to open their doors to visitors, the Samode Palace is a magnificent example of Rajput architecture. The owners (the existing royal family of Samode) play a very active role in running the property. The well appointed rooms have all the modern amenities you would expect, and thee is a lovely swimming pool.

Kochi: Malabar House

The boutique Malabar House is situated on a peaceful green in Fort Cochin. An inspired mix of local furniture and antiques, combined with contemporary design and vibrant colour schemes, is all housed within a pretty, old Dutch colonial mansion which has been lovingly restored to its former glory.