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Located 90 minutes by car from Saigon, this 12-room lodge is set on a small island in the Mekong Delta. The airy main building houses a bar/lounge, a French-Vietnamese restaurant, and a patisserie. Showcasing Mekong River views, eight guestrooms are located on the first floor. Two 2-bedroom pavilions are nestled in a tropical garden. A spa, 24-metre long swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, and outdoor bar area completes this ideal and quiet setting.

Rates from 150USD/night for 2 persons


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Mekong River View

  • Mekong River View
  • Mekong River View
  • Mekong River View
Mekong River View
Located on the first level in the main building, each of these 34sqm rooms offers river and plantation views, and features a private 12sqm terrace. Each room has a unique artwork painted by the Vietnamese artist Tran Ngoc Tun, and 100% natural bath products.

Pavilions Garden View

  • Pavilions Garden View
  • Pavilions Garden View
  • Pavilions Garden View
Pavilions Garden View
Situated in the garden, these 2 bedroom pavilions are named after two explorers who set out to discover the Mekong River between 1866 and 1868, Francis Garnier and Ernest Doudart de Lagrée. Each 36sqm bedroom room features a private 14sqm terrace, a unique artwork painted by the Vietnamese artist Tran Ngoc Tun, and 100% natural bath products.

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Hotel Facilities & Highlights

Infinity pool 24x7m, overlooking the Mekong.

Le Comptoir de Marthe et Edouard is a brasserie serving fusion dishes from French and Vietnamese influence, and some local specialties from the Mekong Delta. The name of the restaurant is a tribute to Michel's grandparents who lived in Vietnam last century during the French presence. A collection of family photos and memories of the Indochina colonial period are displayed on the walls of the restaurant.

La Cochinchine Sérénité is a space dedicated for relaxation offering massages, sauna and beauty treatments.

Discover the island, its handicraft workshops, local markets, fruit plantations and more treasures of the Mekong Delta either by bike or by boat. Contact our concierge to arrange your excursion.

Your Hosts & The Team

“We want to share our passion for Vietnam and the Mekong Delta. Our modern lodge offers the attentive service of a small guesthouse. We also have a sustainable development mindset, as seen in our locally hired staff, and 100% natural bath and massage products. We invite you to enjoy a warm and relaxed atmosphere as we reinvent the pleasure.”


“Set on the Unicorn Island, on the heart of the Mekong Delta, this island-lodge features 12 rooms and a large swimming pool, complemented by Vietnamese hospitality, and a blend of Vietnamese and French cuisine.”

Kim, the discoverer.

Useful Information

Total number of rooms: 12
Annual closing:
open all year

Time zone: (GMT+07:00) Hanoi
Currency accepted: VND
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Mastercard, JCB, Diners, UnionPay
Electricity voltage: 220V
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1h30 drive to the South of Saigon, following the motorway Ho Chi Minh- Trung Luong. At the exit of the motorway, take direction My Tho, then Ben Tre. On the bridge over the Mekong, take the 1st exit right towards Thoi Son and you reach the island. After the toll turn left and cross the village, after the bridge, turn left and drive about 2 kilometers.
Nearest Airport: Ho Chi Minh City International Airport (SGN) - 75 km

390 Ap Thoi Binh, Xa Thoi Son, Mytho Tien Giang, Viet Nam