Sofitel Bunker

Measuring 40 square metres, the bomb shelter under the Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel Hanoi is open free of charge to visiting hotel customers.
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bunker_1_YFMO While laying the foundation for a bar at Hanoi’s Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel in 2011, construction workers uncover an air raid shelter constructed during the...
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While laying the foundation for a bar at Hanoi’s Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel in 2011, construction workers uncover an air raid shelter constructed during the…
bunker_2_XNZA Every day there are two tours for visitors to the tunnel, maximum 10 people per tour.
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Every day there are two tours for visitors to the tunnel, maximum 10 people per tour.
bunker_3_GJDC View of foyer tunnel more than 2 metres long, 6 rooms with two entrances, one below the pool and one at the hotel centre. Many celebrities including US actress...
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View of foyer tunnel more than 2 metres long, 6 rooms with two entrances, one below the pool and one at the hotel centre. Many celebrities including US actress…
bunker_4_XDWD Entryways to the tunnel and connecting corridors between rooms are small, narrow and dark. For convenience, the bunker has ventilation and electrical systems.
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Entryways to the tunnel and connecting corridors between rooms are small, narrow and dark. For convenience, the bunker has ventilation and electrical systems.
bunker_5_NGNN The ventilation system ensures air for 40 guests for six days.
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The ventilation system ensures air for 40 guests for six days.
bunker_6_QYGF Australian diplomat Bob Deveraux carves his autograph on the wall back in 1975.
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Australian diplomat Bob Deveraux carves his autograph on the wall back in 1975.
bunker_7_SIIA Construction workers find an old wine bottle, still-intact light bulbs, air ducts, graffiti all eerie echoes of a war that ends almost four decades ago.
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Construction workers find an old wine bottle, still-intact light bulbs, air ducts, graffiti all eerie echoes of a war that ends almost four decades ago.
bunker_8_CRXR In 2013, the bunker receives a UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Award for Cultural Heritage Conservation.
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In 2013, the bunker receives a UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Award for Cultural Heritage Conservation.
bunker_9_EQSJ Sofitel Legend Metropole is the oldest hotel in Hanoi, having opened in 1901.
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Sofitel Legend Metropole is the oldest hotel in Hanoi, having opened in 1901.
bunker_10_FQOF Historical display area with images of guests like Charlie Chaplin, Angelina Jolie, writers Somerset Maugham and Graham Greene, actress Janes Fonda and many...
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Historical display area with images of guests like Charlie Chaplin, Angelina Jolie, writers Somerset Maugham and Graham Greene, actress Janes Fonda and many…