Evason Ana Mandara is a relaxing getaway at Nha Trang in Vietnam. The resort has a private beach, a Padi dive center and the Six Senses Spa offering treatments inspired by Eastern and Western traditions.

Guests can choose from tennis, volleyball, moonlight cruises, and an array of excursions such as island hopping, cultural tours and and river trips.

The kid's club offers adventure games and sports ranging from tennis to biking and snorkeling.

Rooms & Suites

There are 74 guest rooms situated in 17 villas surrounded by tropical gardens. Guest rooms have private terraces, remote control air-conditioning and 24 hour room service.

For additional luxury, ask for one of the rooms with a view of the bay.

Where to Eat

Pavilion Restaurant overlooks the water, is open 24 hours, and serves a selection of Vietnamese and international dishes.

Other dining choices include the Lobby Bar, the Pool Bar, and the Restaurant & Bar. Garden and picnic baskets can also be arranged.

The Spa

Six Senses Spa offers holistic treatments in a relaxed setting. Receive a massage surrounded by waterfalls. Afterwards, soak in Jacuzzi tubs and a Japanese-style bath.

Tropical plants and ponds surround the changing areas which offer sauna and steam rooms. Tai Chi and Yoga are offered as complimentary mind-body balancing techniques for serious spa goers.

This is the perfect opportunity to try new treatments and therapies, inspired by East and West. Guests usually start their visit with a complimentary spa consultation to choose the best treatments for them. Rates start at US $54 for a 60-minute massage.

Don't miss a tour of the Herb Garden and Spice Corner. Spices grown at the resort can be purchased by guests interested in preparing Vietnamese dishes when they return home.

What's Nearby

The town of Nha Trang has a population of over 300,000. Cultural attractions include tbe Long Son Pagoda, Chong Rocks and the Oceaneographic Institute.

How to Get There

The property is located 280 miles from Ho Chi Minh City, and 800 miles from Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam. The closest airport in Nha Trang is a 40-minute drive from the hotel.

Scuba Diving in Vietnam

Vietnam with its diverse population of fish and coral is becoming increasingly popular as a scuba diving destination. Evason Hideaway at Ana Mandara in Nha Trang just opened a PADI dive center. Nha Trang Bay features 398 species of hard and soft coral, as well as colorful reef fish, lionfish, nudibranch, and other marine life. The water is warm year-round, great for snorkeling as well as diving.

The Dive Shop was constructed from renewable local materials and has been working with the Marine Protected Area Authority to extend the existing Marine Protected Area. The resort participates in clean-ups of the surrounding reef and other local initiatives. Travelers choose from a full range of PADI courses for beginner and experienced divers.

Rates for courses start at US $325 per person; individual dives from US $50. Kids eight or nine years of age, can sign up for the Bubblemaker course. Trips are offered to exclusive dive sites off the nearby islands and the Marine Protected Area of Hon Mu. Plan a trip between February and October since diving is not always possible during the rainy season.

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Plan This Trip:

Three-night spa packages start at USD $1,301 per couple.

Location: Beachside Tran Phu Blvd , Nha Trang, Vietnam , 84-58-829-829