Amanresorts makes its debut in Vietnam with a contemporary beachside resort alongside a full-service Aman Spa. Named for the Sanskrit-derived word for "peace" and noi meaning "place," Amano'i is a tranquil retreat situated on a beautiful white-sand beach overlooking spectacular Vinh Hy Bay. After a scenic drive through Nui Chua National Park, guests ascend a broad bank of stairs to Amanoi's Central Pavilion. On reaching the top, one experiences an unforgettable sense of arrival, as the panoramic views of the sea and coastline spread before one are simply breathtaking. Inspired by a traditional Vietnamese communal hall, the Central Pavilion occupies the hilltop and houses the Restaurant, Bar and an expansive terrace, all making the most of the breathtaking views. The resort's Library offers a range of reading materials in several languages, together with a music collection and board games.Next to the Central Pavilion is the Cliff Pool, one of two swimming pools. The second is located at the Beach Club which overlooks the white-sand beach and offers dining and lounging areas, as well as a range of water sports equipment. The resort's Aman Spa is a destination unto itself, set on a tranquil lake and surrounded by the National Park’s verdant hills. Amanoi's fitness options include a spacious, light-filled Gymnasium, a Pilates Studio and a lakeside Yoga Pavilion. There are also two outdoor tennis courts and a number of scenic walking, running and trekking routes on the property.Guest accommodation includes 31 Pavilions, a number with private swimming pools, and five Aman Villas, all positioned on the hillside with impressive views. The design of the Pavilions and Aman Villas fuses contemporary elegance with traditional Vietnamese architectural styles. Views are either of Nui Chua National Park, the lake on the property, or Vinh Hy Bay and the East Sea. Pavilions are identical in layout and design, and each offers a combined living and sleeping area, as well as a timber sundeck with sun loungers. Features include a king-size bed, sofa, writing desk, LCD TV with international channels, sound docking system, wireless Internet, mini-bar and espresso machine.
- Vinh Hy Village
- Vinh Hai Commune
- Ninh Hai District, Ninh Thuan Province
Nui Chua National Park in particular protects an area of more than 29,000 hectares of pristine coastal and marine habitats in Ninh Thuan Province, northeast of Ho Chi Minh City. It is on the dramatic coastline of this National Park – one of the country's largest natural conservation sites.Vinh Hy Bay is accessed via Cam Ranh Airport which services Nha Trang. Cam Ranh Airport is a one-hour flight from Ho Chi Minh City, a one-hour-and-45-minute flight from Hanoi or a one-hour-and-25-minute flight from Danang. The flight is followed by a scenic 90-minute drive to Vinh Hy Bay.
Amanoi's fitness options include a spacious, light-filled Gymnasium, a Pilates Studio and a lakeside Yoga Pavilion.
Two swimming pools – one close to the Central Pavilion on top of the hill, and the other at the Beach Club beside the white-sand beach.
Amanoi's extensive Aman Spa is a destination unto itself, providing a serene setting for relaxation and rejuvenation. Set beside a lotus-filled lake, it enjoys a prime position on the property, surrounded by the National Park's rolling hills. Facilities include five double treatment rooms, all with unique double bathtubs, private dressing areas and showers; two hydrotherapy suites; hand & foot therapy rooms; and a hair and finishing salon where manicures and pedicures can be enjoyed.
Two outdoor tennis courts.
Overlooked by magnificent granite cliffs, the Beach Club is located on the sandy white beach of Vinh Hy Bay. Designed to maximise the views, the Beach Club offers lounging and dining areas, as well as a swimming pool. A complete range of water sports equipment is provided including snorkelling gear and kayaks.
Vinh Hy Bay is known as one of Vietnam's four most beautiful bays, and exploring its interesting rock formations, hidden caves and secret inlets by kayak or Hobie Cat should not be missed.
With a total area of more than 29,000 hectares, as well as an adjacent marine reserve of over 7,300 hectares, Nui Chua National Park ranges from sea level to the summit of Nui Chua Peak at 1,039 metres. Amanoi can arrange guides, picnics and all necessary transport for excursions into the park.
Fishing is the main industry in Vinh Hy Bay. Amanoi guests can experience the bustle of the fishing village on foot or by car.
There are a number of scenic walking, running and trekking routes on the property.
The coral reefs fringing the East Sea feature delicate staghorn corals, and are home to a myriad tropical fish including triggerfish.
he Boutique features a selection of traditional Vietnamese lacquerware, handmade jewellery and local bronze, copper, pottery and ceramic items, as well as resort apparel.
Pavilions offer picturesque views of the surrounding mountains or the lake. Each Aman Villa consists of four or five free-standing bedroom pavilions, as well as living and dining pavilions and a large private swimming pool. A live-in housekeeper and cook meet all guests' needs, including the preparation of Vietnamese or Western cuisine in the villa's private kitchen.
Guest Review Highlights
- - Fine Dining on Site
- - Fitness Center
- - High Speed Internet
- - Pool, Outdoor
- - Spa Facility
- - Tennis Courts on Site
- - Beach
- - Boating
- - Dining
- - Ecological Tourism
- - Fishing - Ocean
- - Hiking
- - Jogging & Running
- - Scuba Diving
- - Shopping
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