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Great beaches and seafood

Beaches was lovely. Seafood was very fresh, however need bargaining or ended up touristy price... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Back Beach is nice

It is the beach people go to in Vung Tau. Hardly any trash. Don't believe some of these other... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
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Thuy Van Road, Vung Tau 790000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For events organisers, Vung Tau is a place rich of opportunities. The Brelan is the following. Vung Tau Pullman Hotel is your place to start. With his nice, equipped, Palais des Congres, you can organize every type of conferences you want. He is very well...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Beaches was lovely. Seafood was very fresh, however need bargaining or ended up touristy price. Lots of cheap beer. The locals were friendly and helpful. Overall, we had a great stay.

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Reviewed 2 August 2018

It is the beach people go to in Vung Tau. Hardly any trash. Don't believe some of these other reviews. I was here for over two weeks in July/August 2018. It is a nice beach. I didn't see any trash in the water. None. Only...More

Thank gregtuckerhm
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Long sandy beach, cleaner looking, with restaurants and hotels lining the beach areas. Lots of people playing in the sand and water. Nice walkways to get around. If you are looking for swimming and beach activities, I think back beach is the one to go...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Back beach is the best Beach for a swim. Long beach for a good walk. Plenty of loungers for hire but strange rule, no food or alcohol is allowed to be sold on the beach. Not to worry many places to eat all around. Some...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

Back beach is where all the cheap hotels and motels are and it's also where most of the holidaymakers from Saigon go. The beach is ok, there are plenty of chairs to hire on the beach and car tire inner tubes for rent. The ocean...More

Thank Hatsoff966
Reviewed 11 May 2018

During our stay of 11 days in Vung Tau we found only one clean place for resting which was the Imperial Beach Club where the staff takes care of,cleaning the beach around the club. Otherwise, the beach is wide, sandy and kilometers long. So far...More

Thank krzys1970
Reviewed 9 May 2018

long broad beach with waves. Is the favorite beach and the main reason why so many vietnamese come to Vung Tau to spend the day on the beach

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

back beach is the better of the two beaches as its a tourist beach where as front beach is more of a working beach its where most of the up market hotels are

Thank nickrags87
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

For a day trip to get away from the crowded H Chi Minh city, the vung tao of back beach is a great place to go. The water is warm and very flat sandy beach to swim in it. It's more a local beach, so...More

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