Best area to stay in Da Nang

Best area to stay in Da Nang

The beautiful town of Da Nang has become a mandatory stop on the tourist trail for anyone looking to explore Vietnam. Considered the commercial and educational centre of central Vietnam, Da Nang is home to many astonishing UNESCO world heritage sites, all situated within less than a 100 kilometre radius of the city centre.


The best area to stay in Da Nang is without a doubt the MyKhe Beach area. This is a coastal area made up of 9 kilometres of beautiful beaches with white soft sand. This beach is considered as one of the most picturesque in Vietnam, and is enjoyed every day by both tourists and locals. Aside from the area´s natural beauty, MyKhe Beach is also set in a strategic position when it comes to visiting the rest of Da Nang´s attractions: the historical port of Hoi An can be found just 10 minutes away by bus, whilst the mysterious caves of PhingNga and the large Imperial city of Hue are also easily accessible from MyKhe Beach.


The other advantage that MyKhe Beach offers, when choosing somewhere to stay, is the abundance of hotels, restaurants and bars available. There is something for all tastes and price ranges, allowing tourists to choose the best option to suit their style and budget.

Hotel   Price per night
208 Ho Nghinh
21€ - 24$
Hotel   Price per night
63 Dương Đình Nghệ
36€ - 40$
Hotel   Price per night
Paracel Danang Hotel
204 Vo Nguyen Giap Street
60€ - 67$
Royal Lotus Hotel Danang
120A Nguyen Van Thoai Str
67€ - 75$
Diamond Sea Hotel
232 Vo Nguyen Giap
69€ - 77$
Fusion Suites Danang Beach
Vo Nguyen Giap street
142€ - 159$


On the map, which shows the most convenient area to stay in Da Nang, you can see a selection of some of the best located hotels.


If you were interested in finding out where to stay in Da Nang, you may also be interested in knowing where to stay in Hoi An or where to stay in Hue.

My Khe Beach, the best area to stay in Da Nang


Lauded as one of the most beautiful beaches in all of Asia, My Khe Beach is the best area to stay for fun in the sun. This 9 km stretch of white sand on the eastern coast of Vietnam is located midway between popular touristic cities, Hanoi to the north and Ho Chi Minh City to the south. My Khe’s sandy shores and year round warm waters are only the beginning of your options for a delightful vacation.


My Khe’s beaches hold luxury resorts, dining for every taste and budget, nightlife, and excellent spas. Restaurants, cafes, and bars line every kilometer of the beach, many of which have sea views. One can rent lounging chairs and umbrellas, or enjoy water sports, such as jet skis or parasailing at the waterfront. The southern half of the beach strip is known as My An. Here you will find many casinos and luxury beach front accommodation. Wonders of nature are appreciated at the Marble Mountains, located near the southern end of the My Khe beach strip. While at the northern end of the beach , known as Man Thai, locals set up shop selling fresh fish caught that day. Spectacular sea and city views are accessible near the Man Thai region of My Khe, from “Monkey Mountain”, the northern tip of Son Tra.


My Khe is also well located for transport with the city centre only 5km out. Arriving by air is simplified with the International airport only 25 minutes away by car. Additional cultural and historical sights are easily reached. The incredibly preserved ancient town of Hoi An is only 25 km away.  MyKhe beach has modern shops and facilities making it a carefree place to stay in Da Nang.



Other areas to stay in Da Nang


City Centre


For the urbanite adventurer, Da Nang city centre is the best area to stay. The city centre of Da Nang has everything a tourist needs. Beaches are still within minutes, yet unique outdoor, cultural, and entertainment options are also abound in the city centre. The expansive Công Viên 29/3 Park includes a vast lake, surrounded by a jogging path, as well as an animal sanctuary and rollercoaster. The Cham Museum (Bảo Tàng Chăm) set along the river to the east shares the aesthetic Vietnamese tradition of sculpture carving. Asia Park, an amusement fair in the southern part of the city centre promises fun for all ages. Take a ride on the Ferris Wheel for sweeping views of the region. Other rides and on-site restaurants are themed from various Asian cultures.



Bac My An Beach


The quiet, sloping beaches of Bac My An offer a peaceful getaway near Da Nang. Located just  south of My Khe, 7 km from central Da Nang, this is a nice area to stay for solitude and serenity, while still having access to all the sights this region of Vietnam has to offer.