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LaPinta Boutique Cruises features air-conditioned rooms and suites with a private bathroom. The cruise provides free kayaking and fishing equipment and serves all meals on board.

LaPinta Boutique Cruises departs from Hai Phong to Tuan Chau pier, number 19B. Hanoi International Airport is approximately 112 mi from Cat Ba Island.

Each room and suite comes with wooden flooring and a wardrobe. Private bathroom includes a shower and hairdryer. Free bottled water and life vests are provided.

Activities for guests on board include excursions to caves and grottoes. Guests can also enjoy movies and games or watch a cooking demonstration during their journey. Free Tai Chi exercises are conducted every morning. Massage services are available at an extra charge.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner consisting of set menus are served. An in-house bar serves a variety of fresh juices, cocktails and wines.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

LaPinta Boutique Cruises has been welcoming guests since Jul 26, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Kosher, Asian, American, Buffet


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Property questions and answers
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  • Is the bus transfer from/to Hanoi included in the price? If not, what is the cost for 2 adults and 2 children (10 years / 7 years)? What activities are included in the price (eg. kayaking)? What items are not included in the price? What is the cost of these items for 2 adults and 2 children (10 years / 7 years)?
    Dear, Our transfer is not included in the room rate, we provide shared luxury van service that picks you up and drop you off in your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter area . Our Tour Included: Full facilities Cabin on cruise, All meals on board, Welcome drink, Entrance and sightseeing fees, Kayaking, Fishing equipment, English speaking guide, Dcar Limousine bus round trip pick up and drop off at Hanoi Old quarter, Fruits and local wine party (Special event only), VAT and service charge. Tour Excluded: Beverages, Personal expenses, All services and items not mentioned specifically in the list above
    Answered on 18 November 2019
  • We are 2 adults and 2 (10 year old) chlldren. Please lt us know transfer costs return to Hanoi old centre. thank you Anthony
    Dear Anthony, Thank you so much for your interested in our transportation. We advise sharing Dcar Limousine van pick up and drop off guest at Hanoi Old quarter. It's 35$US per person 2 ways. So total price for your family at 140$US. You can pay by cash in VND, USD or card with bank fee 3% on arrival. Best regards, Linda
    Answered on 2 March 2020
  • Hello are you taking bookings on your cruise at the moment? We are currently staying in Hanoi and looking to book a cruise in ha long for tomorrow.
    Hi, We will not depart tomorrow. We are deeply sorry for this inconvenience.
    Answered on 31 March 2022
  • You have advised that transfers to Hanoi are available upon request - can you kindly let me know the price for return trip to old quarter?
    Hello ! Our Shared Limousine Van is available in the Hanoi Old Quarter Area from 20 USD / person / way and 35 USD / person / round trip . Thank you
    Answered on 18 February 2020
  • Hi, May i know how much is the charges for pick up and drop off in hanoi?
    we advise sharing Dcar Limousine van pick up and drop off at at Hanoi Old quarter. It's 35$ per person round trip.
    Answered on 12 March 2020
Area info *
1 Restaurant On Site
  • Restaurant
    • Cuisine
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional • Modern • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Halal • Vegetarian • Vegan • Dairy-free
Amenities of LaPinta Boutique Cruises
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8
Most popular amenities
Airport shuttle
Family rooms
Non-smoking rooms
24-hour front desk
Room service
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • Ocean view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Cooking class
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Evening entertainment
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
  • Karaoke
  • Game room
  • Fishing
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
No internet access available.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
Cleaning Services
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Vietnamese
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

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From 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM


From 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 5 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Guests must provide full name, date of birth, nationality, passport number and Visa expiry date at the time of booking. Upon check-in on board, guests must present a valid passport or ID.

Please note that bus transfers from Hanoi to Hon Gai pier are not included. The boat embarks at 12:00 sharp from Hai Phong. If you require transportation, please contact the cruise directly. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

If you have any dietary requirements (e.g. vegetarian), please inform the cruise before departure.

Cruise itineraries and schedules are subject to change, dependent upon the weather and operating conditions.