Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Hôtel Continental is a hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. It was named after the prestigious Hôtel Continental in Paris, and is located in District 1, the central business district of the city. The hotel is situated by the Saigon Opera House and was built in 1880 by the French. The hotel has undergone a few refurbishments over the years, whilst still maintaining the essence of its original architecture and style. Hotel Continental is owned by the state-owned Saigon Tourist.