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Featuring mountain views, Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay features accommodation with free bikes, a garden and a bar, around 2.4 km from Tung Thu Beach. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and full-day security, along with free WiFi throughout the property. There is free private parking and the property offers paid airport shuttle service. The units feature bed linen. À la carte and continental breakfast options with local specialities, fresh pastries and pancakes are available every morning at the homestay. There is a coffee shop, and packed lunches are also available. Sightseeing tours are available in the neighbourhood. Outdoor play equipment is also available at Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay, while guests can also relax on the sun terrace. Ben Beo Harbour is 4 km from the accommodation, while Cannon Fort is 4 km away. The nearest airport is Cat Bi International Airport, 50 km from Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.2 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.1)

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Asian, Breakfast to go

Free private parking available on-site


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Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
2 double beds
2 single beds
1 large double bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.9
Facilities
8.8
Cleanliness
8.9
Comfort
9.0
Value for money
9.5
Location
8.1
Free WiFi
7.5
High score for Cat Ba
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  • Alenka
    Slovenia Slovenia
    Owners were super nice and they made us pancakes in the evening Recommend ☺️
  • Marlene
    Germany Germany
    Such a sweet and comfortable homestay. It's not right in the city but with a scooter or bike or even by foot very easily reachable. The beach is also just a 25 min walk away. The owners were super helpful and friendly and gave me great advice on...
  • Claudia
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Lovely home stay with a very helpful family. Plus dogs and a cat so always a nice addition :) definitely recommend. Also booked a boat tour through them for a great price

Managed by Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay & Restaurant

Company review score: 9.9Based on 74 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company information

The story of Cat Ba Sweet Potato. We are a family of four. My husband, a professional chef, worked over 15 years for 3-star or larger hotels in Cat Ba, Hai Phong and Hanoi. He decided to stop work for others and return home to open a small restaurant for himself. As for me, I am a gym teacher at a high school 2km away from home. I love to work with students every day in the morning with sports games and dances. My hobbies are to exchange culture, make new friends around the world, learn new languages and new dishes, and to learn culture…. We decided to open our restaurant and homestay to welcome our friends from all over the world to Cat Ba and to experience the beautiful island with beautiful Vietnamese scenery, customs, fresh air and good food from the sea. We have 2 children, our 6-year-old daughter, cute and gentle, and 3-year-old son, full of energy and extremely mischievous. Here at Cat Ba Sweet Potato, we don’t just want to make you feel comfortable, we want to make you feel as if you’ve come home to Cat Ba Island. Home cooked meals on a beautiful island, and a caring family will welcome you home every night of your stay.

Property information

Hello, If you are reading these words, and would like to stay in a calm and relaxed place on the beautiful Cat Ba island, don’t search for more! You are in the right place! Cat Ba Sweet Potato is a place for people who wants to stay away from the noisy town, wants to enjoy a peaceful and relaxed atmosphere just 15 minutes from the national park. Hoever, if you want to have a drink in Cat Ba town, it is just 3 kilometer away from here, and easy to access with scooter. Our homestay offers is a simple but comfortable stay , but for us, it is not just a place, it is a place what we call home. I am sure you will always feel happy, and be always welcomed as a member of our family here. We will give you all the information about this island so we can ensure that you will have the most wonderful experience on Cat Ba island. Come, escape to the nature and join to our family!

Neighbourhood information

A short drive south from our homestay, will take you to the hill-top fortress of Cannon Fort. Nearly 200m above sea level, Cannon Fort offers a stunning panorama of all of Lan Ha Bay and Halong Bay, observe the open air sails, fishing villages and the daily life of fishermen. Exploring North from our location, you will enjoy riding along the majestic mountains on the main road, cutting through the heart of the Cat Ba National Preserve. Along this road you can stop at famous caves and hiking trails: Quan Y Cave (a wartime anti-American resistance hospital), Trung Trang Cave (with hundreds of thousands of stalactites glittering) and many more. There are thousands of different species here, and with hundreds of rare and precious animals you wont have to look long before you catch a glimpse of somethig you’ll never forget. After more than an hour of rock climbing forest you will reach the top of Ngu Lam, nestled between hundreds of beautiful mountain tops, take in the stunning trees, the blue sky, the pure white clouds, and the fresh sea air. Forget all of your worries, escape the mundane and Come Home to Cat Ba Sweet Potato.

Language spoken

English

Property surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • Nhà hàng #1
    • Cuisine
      American • Chinese • British • French • Italian • Pizza • Seafood • Vietnamese • Asian • European
    • Dietary options
      Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
Bedroom
  • Linen
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Happy hour
  • Themed dinner nights
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
    Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Valet parking
  • Accessible parking
Transport
  • Public transport tickets
    Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Child safety socket covers
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
    Additional charge
  • Trouser press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Grocery deliveries
    Additional charge
  • Minimarket on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Car hire
  • Packed lunches
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Wellness
  • Public Bath
Languages spoken
  • English

Property practices

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House rules

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Check-in

From 13:00

Check-out

Until 12:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 18 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

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Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please inform Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay

  • Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay is 1.2 miles from the centre of Cat Ba. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Check-in at Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay is from 13:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay has 1 restaurant:

    • Nhà hàng #1

  • The prices at Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Cat Ba Sweet Potato Homestay offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Walking tours
    • Happy hour
    • Cooking class
    • Themed dinner nights
    • Public Bath
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Bicycle rental