Sofitel Plaza is a 20 storey hotel overlooking West Lake. On the roof of its 20th floor, is a new Summit Lounge. This lounge has recently become very popular as a photogenic nightspot of central Hanoi.
Architects from Singapore designed the whole venue. Celebrity chef Will Meyrick was invited for two weeks and before leaving, he wrote 40 culinary cocktails for the hotel. Music producers from Hong Kong came to this hotel and composed the lounge’s signature soundtrack.
Recently launched Summit Lounge of Sofitel Plaza, is lavishly decorated with spacious wooden terrace, fiber-optic ceiling, dedicated DJ booth and a long, sleek bar. Several buzz worthy events of Hanoian life is vibrantly present here. Night parties, bubble shoot-outs, nostalgic 90’s parties and toga nights keep happening every day since its opening.
The rooftop allows the guests a bird’s eye view of the whole city. The landscape is mesmerizing after sundown from there. Evening breeze is felt on the outdoor terrace. Guests often come and sit back to soak up the luminous horizon. Indoors are decorated with softly flickering lamps, cozy seating and a palette of midnight blue, purple and crimson fosters. All together, it offers a relaxing and romantic atmosphere.
The restaurants offer a variety of cuisine such as salmon rice paper rolls, Japanese scallops in sweet and sour sauce, steamed clams in Saigon Beer and Nha Trang oysters in nam jim sauce. Different cocktails and concoctions such as white sangria and lemongrass martinis are also available here. Several weekly drink promotions are put up. On Tuesdays, French drinks are offered in half price and on Thursdays, women can avail two free shots.
Sofitel Plaza offers conference facilities for up to 500 people, a business center, two restaurants and three bars. A fitness centre, swimming pool and spa are frequently visited by the guests. If required wireless internet is also available within the room.