The Paloma Cruise Halong Bay

Paloma Cruise Halong Bay

Vinashin Harbor,  Halong City, Vietnam
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Cruise Overview

Launched in: 2009
Numer of Cabins: 18
Cruise Type: Wooden Boat
Operated by: Paloma Cruises

Paloma Cruise – New Day, New Experience.

Paloma Cruise possesses 18 luxury cabins, which were creatively renovated to provide the best comfort to travellers. Each cabin is equipped with full standard amenities and large windows that provide the best view of the bay during the stay. Focus on a unique cruising route, the Paloma Cruise passes by most highlight spots and always offers enough time to explore every destination in all of its itineraries. Go on a trip with her, the client will enjoy every moment of the journey. Paloma Cruise commits to bring unforgettable memories and experiences to each and every tour.

Cabin & Rates

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Deluxe Ocean View

14.0 m2
Double/Twin
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Premium Ocean View

16.0 m2
Double/Twin
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Paloma Suite

23.0 m2
Double
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Family Executive Suite

27.0 m2
Double + Single
Private Balcony
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Price Includes

  • English Speaking Guide on boat.
  • Entrance and Sightseeing fees.
  • Luxury Paloma Cruise in Halong Bay
  • All meal on board (2 lunches, 1 dinners, 1 breakfast).
  • Cooking demonstration.
  • 1 Sunset party
  • Bamboo boat trip rowed by local people
  • Welcome drink, cold handkerchief
  • 2 bottles of mineral water in cabin
  • Daily fresh fruit
  • Service charge, Insurance on board

Price Excludes

  • Transfer Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi (book in next step)
  • Airfares,private Car Transfers and Hotels
  • Massage Services
  • Beverages, Tips and Personal Expenses
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above

Cancellation by Customer

  • More than 15 days prior to check-in: 10% of total rates
  • From 14 to 2 days prior to check-in: 50% of total rates
  • Less than 48 hours prior to check-in: 100% of total rates
  • No-Show: 100% of total rates

Cancellation due to bad weather

If the cancellation be announced by the Management Board of Halong Bay, depend on the timing of the cancellation, following policies will be applied:

  • Before departure from Hanoi to Halong Bay (none of the services has been used): 100% refund.
  • During the trip (some services have been used: transfer, lunch, day trip, hotel in Halong, etc.): used services will be charged, the rest will be refunded.
  • The trip be cut down from 2 nights to 1 night, tourists will be charged a 2 days/1 night trip, plus other used services, the rest will be refunded.
  • The final cost will be confirmed by your consultant via email. In all cases, please contact us directly for any urgent help. We are here to support you with all of our best!

Children Policy

  • Child under 4 years sharing fully paid cabin with parents: No additional charge, limited to one child per cabin.
  • Child from 4 - 11 year old sharing fully paid cabin with parents: Charge 75%, limited to one child per cabin
  • Child from 12 years old charged as an a adult

Cruise Itineraries

Day 1: Hanoi - Bai Tu Long Bay - Thien Canh Son Cave
Day 2: Vung Vieng Village - Halong - Hanoi

Important Notes:

  • PROGRAMS & SCHEDULES SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE
  • In case of unpredictable bad conditions of weather in Halong Bay, please kindly understand that the cancellation will be made ONLY by the Management Board of Halong Bay and normally the announcement will be informed in short notice.

Services & Facilities

Services

  • 24-hour Security
  • Conference & meeting facilities
  • Doctor on call
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Reception
  • Rowing boat
  • Safety box at reception
  • Tender for sightseeing
  • Bar
  • Beauty Services and Massage
  • Cabin Service (Snack Meals)
  • Fresh flower
  • IDD at the reception
  • Library
  • Restaurant

Departure Info

  • Shuttle Bus: Daily departure at 8:00-8:30 am from Hanoi
  • Check-in: 12.00 AM
  • Check-out: 11.00 AM
  • Guide: English Speaking Guide

Activities on Board

  • Cooking classes
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Movie nights
  • Spa & Massage
  • Swimming
  • Tai Chi
  • Wooden games

Activities on Request

  • Birthday / Wedding anniversary/ Honeymoon
  • Corporate Party
  • Steam/Sauna

Customer Reviews

Excellent

9

Based on 170 reviews

Traveler rating
  • Cruise quality
    9.1
  • Food/Drink
    9.1
  • Cabin quality
    8.9
  • Staff quality
    9.3
  • Activity
    8.7
7.4

Ms.Lynn Khoo Suet Lin

Other Country 5 June, 2017

We were taken to the less crowded area thus was very good

Only downfall was the activities were not communicated clearly.

10.0

Mr.Jack Teichtahl

Melbourne, Australia 25 May, 2017

All went very well without any problems.

The Halong Bay cruise was especially good.
The boat was beautiful and our cabin was fantastic.
The staff was wonderful and very attentive.
The food was delicious and plentiful.

The Tirant hotel was good with the exception of the work being carried out on the building… More

10.0

Mr.Jack Teichtahl

Melbourne, Australia 25 May, 2017

The Halong Bay cruise was especially good.
The boat was beautiful and our cabin was fantastic.
The staff was wonderful and very attentive.
The food was delicious and plentiful.

9.6

Mr.Geoff Trask

New Zealand 11 May, 2017

The staff on this cruise are really lovely and sooo happy! ( Especially Jimmy!)
The food just keeps coming and is beautifully cooked.
The excursions off the cruise are well worth doing, even though ours was dampened by some new government rule which stopped us kayaking and swimming while they sort it.… More

9.2

Ms.Sue sussman

Los Angeles , United States 11 May, 2017

Halong Bay was a wonderful place to cruise for 24 hours. The setting is just gorgeous so sitting on the top deck just enjoying the scenery is all one really needs. Still, there was plenty to do on top of this. A hike into the caves on day one, early morning Tai Chi lessons, and a trip to a fishing village… More

10.0

Mr.Paul Soare

Romania 19 April, 2017

We had a good time cruising in Halong Bay, kayaking and visiting landmarks as the floating village or the caves. The scenery in Halong Bay is quite impressive and the best way to visit is cruising on a boat

9.4

Ms.Brenda Stanley

Eastleigh, United Kingdom 27 March, 2017

We booked a 2 night cruise with Paloma cruises through Best Price Travel. The staff and service on the cruise were wonderful. Mai Linh at Best Price Travel kept in touch with us before and during our trip to ensure all ran smoothly.

Source:TripAdvisor

9.4

Mr.Devlin Fung

Scottsdale, United States 22 February, 2017

I just wish to drop you a note to tell you how much I have enjoyed visiting your beautiful country. The cruise was excellent, and I really enjoyed every moment of it, as well as the fabulous Vietnamese cuisine. The hospitality extended by members of the cruise staff was excellent.

My stay at Tirant Hotel… More

9.2

Ms.Janette Lonergan

London, United Kingdom 15 February, 2017

I booked a trip to Halong Bay and it was amazing. Any questions I had he handled professionally and with perfect explanation. I also had a food tour around Hanoi and our guide was Tom. Please say a big thank you to him and see the picture attached. We had an amazing time on both trips, Halong Bay is… More

9.2

Ms.Janette Lonergan

London, United Kingdom 13 February, 2017

Firstly thank you so much for the Paloma cruise. We had an amazing time.

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FAQs

The booking process is represented through 5 steps below:

Step 1: Check Rates

Fill in the numbers of adults, children and infants of your group, enter your departure date and click 'Check Rates' button, you will see the accommodation prices.

Once you selected an accommodation, click 'Book It' button to continue.

Tips: To get more special discounts, please take a look at 'Trip saving for booking together' section where you can check rates and get a discount for booking 02 services at the same time. The discount amount ranges from US$3 to US$60 per room per night (hotel) or per pax (tour).

Step 2: Book Extra Services

This step meets your needs in booking optional services like transfer, visa, kayaking or other interesting activities related to your current booking.

Tips: Don't forget to book hotels, tours together in this step! It's a smart way to get more savings.

Step 3: Submit Booking

Here you can review, add or remove your booking items, complete and submit your booking form.

After your booking is submitted, the system navigates to a 'Thank you page and send you an automatic email listing all the services you requested.

Our travel consultant will get in contact with you within 01 working day to inform about the service availability & payment.

Step 4: Confirm Availability & Deposit

1. Check availability :

After receiving your booking request, our consultant will check the availability of the services. If the services are available, our consultant will send you a payment link for the deposit by email, otherwise we will give you some alternative suggestions.

Notice: our email may go to your spam mailbox, please check your spam mailbox if you don't receive our response in one working day.

2. Deposit:

After receiving the payment link in the email sent from our consultant, please make the deposit as soon as possible to secure your booking. When we receive your deposit payment, our consultant will reserve the services for your booking as following:

If all of the services are reserved successfully, we will send you a Confirmation Email including the deposit invoice and other useful information

If the services are fully booked and are not available, we will inform you and suggest other options. In case you no longer want to book these services, we will refund all of the deposit amount.

Notice: Your booking will NOT be confirmed until we send you the Confirmation email. The remaining balance can be paid later - before departure date. For some urgent bookings or special types of promotion, 100% of the total cost will be required.

Step 5: Final Payment

The full payment must be made before your departure date. The exact deadline will be confirmed by our travel consultant depending on each service you booked.

The remaining balance can be paid by Cash (VND, USD, AUD, EUR) or by credit card. For the customers who're going to stay in Hanoi, we are able to setup a direct meeting to collect the final payment.

Notice: Payment by cash on arrival is only applied for trips starting from Hanoi and the arrival date is before the payment deadline (confirmed by our travel consultant). All currencies are exchanged by local rate.

On our website, you can flexible search tours of a Halong Bay Cruise or Mekong River Cruise by multiple search criteria.

Please enter search criteria as below:

- Destinations: enter name of Cruise,

ex: Glory Legend Cruise, Jayavarman Cruise...

The auto suggestion function will help you to find a Cruise Boat.

- Departure Date: select your departure date (Important information to check availability and price)

- Duration: leave EMPTY.

- Tour Type: leave EMPTY.

Then click to "Search Now" button.

 

Our Halong Bay tours are classified to 3 budget types: Luxury (high budget), Mid-range (medium budget), Cheap (low budget). You should enter search form as below:

- Destinations: enter Halong Bay.

- Departure Date: select your departure date (important information to check availability and price)

- Travel Styles: select Halong Cruises

- Duration: select the length of the tour

- Tour Type: based on your budget, please select Luxury, Mid-range or Cheap.

Then click to "Search Tours" button.

When your group adds members, the price for per person will be reduced correspondingly. Furthermore, when you book more services, we will offer extra discount for additional services. To save your budget, you should travel with other people and book as more services together as possible.
Activities you can take part in during within a Cruise program is: Movie Night, Board Games, visiting Floating village, go fishing, cooking class, kayaking or swimming, biking, climbing… It depends on each cruise and the length of Cruise program as 02 days or 03 days. Please see more details in cruise itineraries.