Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City Sex Guide (Saigon Sex Guide) advises where to find sex, working girls, prostitution, street hookers, brothels, red-light districts, sex shops, prostitutes, KTVs, erotic massage parlors, strip clubs and escorts in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnamese: Thành Phố Hồ Chí Minh), commonly known as Saigon (Vietnamese: Sài Gòn) or by the abbreviations HCMC or HCM, is the largest city in Vietnam and the former capital of the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam).
- 1 Sex and Prostitution in Ho Chi Minh City
- 2 Call Girls & Female Escorts
- 3 Red Light Districts
- 4 Prostitutes and Sex Workers
- 5 Street Hookers
- 6 Live Sex Cams
- 7 Adult Locations
- 8 Escort Services and Agencies
- 9 Erotic Massage Parlors
- 10 Brothels and Sex Clubs
- 11 Strip Clubs and Striptease
- 12 Karaoke and KTVs
- 13 Swinger Clubs and BDSM
- 14 Sex Shops and Adult Stores
- 15 Love Hotels and Short Time Hotels
- 16 Nightclubs and Bars
- 17 Gay and Lesbian
- 18 Other Adult Services
- 19 Dating
- 20 Transsexuals and Shemales
- 21 Sexual Services for Women
- 22 Sleeping and Girl Friendly Hotels
- 23 Stay Safe
- 24 See Also
Sex and Prostitution in Ho Chi Minh City
Prostitution in Vietnam is illegal and a serious crime, although the government estimated that between 30,000 people in the country are prostitutes. Another estimate puts the number between 20,000 and 25,000 individuals. As a more conservative culture, the Vietnamese have less of a prostitution. Keep in mind Ho Chi Minh City is not a sex tourism destination, Thailand is a best choice for sex tourism. Getting laid in Ho Chi Minh City can be a little bit of a task even for those willing to pay for it. Anyway, it’s not a difficult hunt. One of the best places to start your pussy hunting in Saigon is Bui Vien. Bui Vien street is kind of like Khao San Road in Bangkok, but less crazy. You can find many western girls partying in the area and it is not hard to have sex with them. Some of the local girls also hang out in the area, but most of the high-end local ladies prefer nicer areas and fancy nightclubs. Prostitution business is also active in Bui Vien area especially at the massage parlors and its also getting more open on the streets. Or you could try Hoa Binh Park, located on the corner of Hung Vuong and Nguyen Chi Thanh at Hoa Binh Park for some cheap 300.000 VND a go fun.
You may find many street hookers riding their bikes and cycles looking for people interested to have paid sex. Although prostitution is banned in Vietnam, it has not been eliminated completely. The locals refer to the prostitutes in Vietnam as butterflies of the night. They operate around certain places and streets in Ho Chi Minh City. You may find some of the prostitutes standing beneath tree shades and looking for potential clients to hire their range of sexual services meant for adult entertainment and fun.
Warning: There is one big problem with the hotels in Vietnam, that is that technically speaking Vietnamese girls are not supposed to be in hotels with foreigners and some of the more traditional hotels will not let you in if you show up with a Vietnamese girl, especially late at night. Many guests have to check in to brand new hotels late at night because they had a girl with them. Make sure your hotel is on the same page as you before you pay. Be sure to have an explicit understanding that your “girlfriend” will be welcome when she "arrives later" or you may end up losing your money and having to take your fun elsewhere or a simply uncomfortable situation for either you or the girl and let's be honest that time could be better spend having fun!
In Ho Chi Minh City, some of the prostitutes are into the sex work because of economic needs. The prostitutes are both girls and boys called Trai bao ("covered boy") and trai gọi ("call boy").
See also: Ho Chi Minh City Escorts
Call Girls & Female Escorts
HCMC has some middle class escorts and mainly they are named call girls. Some of the escorts in Saigon you can find from WikiSexGuide classifieds site.
You can date call girls for about VND 300k-500k/shot (about USD 15-25).
- Find phone numbers of call girls at sites like http://gaigoivl.com/
- Send SMS text message to a girl to ask for a date.
- If available, the girl will reply with a hotel name and address. She will meet you there.
- Reply to tell what time you can come to the hotel.
- Go to the hotel and book a room for 1 hour (VND 50k-100k/hour, about USD 3-5/hour, pay when you check out, you can casually extend the hour), then send another message to let her know the room number.
- She will come promptly, have fun. You pay for the shot, not for the time, so no need to rush.
- After having fun, pay the girl the price as listed there (on average VND 300k-500k/shot, about USD 15-25).
Red Light Districts
There are no real red-light districts in Ho Chi Minh City.
The Hoa Binh Park in Ho Chi Minh City is one of the most talked about places in this matter. The place is located in the corner of Nguyen Chi Thanh Street and Hung Vuong. The place is situated in the border of two districts 5 and 10. The working girls riding bikes might approach you and ask if you are looking for pleasure. This means they are actually offering you paid sex. You can probably have some brief exchanges and agree to pay an amount that would be suitable for both the parties. However, one must also try and understand that there are certain sex workers in Vietnam that are drug addicts. You have to be choosy is such situations since there remains a risk of you being robbed by fraudsters.
- Other streets for few prostitutes, such as Le Tuan Mau and Kinh Duong Vuong in District 6, Hong Bang in District 5, Cong Hoa in Tan Binh District, 23-9 Park in District 1, Linh Xuan Bypass in Thu Duc District and An Suong T-Road in District 12, have also seen very few prostitutes waving down passers-by. But you have to face very cruel eyes of Vietnamese men.
- Price to have sex with hooker in Ho Chi Minh City is around (VND 300,000) quicky, rent of room excluded. Also full night service is available. Price depends on quality, $100-$300.
Prostitutes and Sex Workers
There are hot tocs, massage parlors, and even clubs with few freelancers (who charge more than the bar girls while looking a lot less hot). But they all leave something to be desired. As mentioned already, the street girls offering sexual services would mostly come up to you asking whether you would like to have paid sex. They ride bikes and cycles while approaching their potential clients. If they don’t get any response form an individual, the sex workers would move onto the next person in order to offer him sexual services. Reportedly, the prostitutes in Hanoi are seen parading themselves from early morning till midnight, every single day. It has been estimated that around 40 to 50 sex workers work a single stretch of the street, every day. Police raids the areas at times, so you need to be aware of such things in order to stay safe.
Few prostitutes are working also in hostess bars, for example on Hai Ba Trung. These bars are located at 91, 51, 49, 37 and 35 Hai Ba Trung. There are also a few more on nearby streets. Saigon NY is at the corner of Dong Du and Hai Ba Trung. Thien Loc is at the corner of Hai Ba Truong and Mac Thi Buoi.
Bar 29 at 29 Dong Khoi street often offers oral action right on premises, those the girls tend to be a little less beautiful.
- The Crazy Buffalo, De Tham 212, District 1, One of Saigon's most popular night spots, "The Crazy Buffalo" offers outdoor open air seating at one of the busiest intersections in the city. This bar is open 24/7. You can find prostitutes here around 3am.
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According to the aforementioned details, you may find street girls offering their range of adult entertainment services in and around certain areas, riding on motorbikes and cycles. You have to stay alert during certain situations and avoid the person you find suspicious. If you fail to understand and recognize a person well, then you might get into trouble if that individual turns out to be a fraudster or someone with wrong intentions.
Picking up one of the girls on the streets to have a few brief moments of sexual pleasure, male customers sometimes get more than what they have bargained for. As some men are getting ready in the toilet, the girls disappear from the hotel, together with their wallets, money and cell phones. Sometimes, the prostitutes, working in cahoots with mafia gangs, beat up their customers and rob them of all their money.
Most of these street girls operate on motorcycles, stopping to proposition guys. Some prostitutes just walk or stand, waiting for guys on motorcycles. When cops appear, the street whores just switch districts quickly. Some of the prostitute's pimps aren't good people at all. They might blackmail money from you after being with a girl who is working for them.
Price for street prostitute in Ho Chi Minh City is VND 1000,000 to 2 000,000 (US$ 45-$90) for quicky, rent of room included, but you have to negotiate to get this price and often asking price can be much higher.
- You can also find motorcycle girls from Phan Ngu Lao and Bui Vien streets and the alleys that run between them. Rate is VND 1000,000 to 2000,000 (US$45-90) for one hour.
- One of the hot spots in Ho Chi Minh City was Hoa Binh Park, located on the corner of Hung Vuong and Nguyen Chi Thanh streets, lying in the border between two districts 5 and 10. This area is now a days under police watch, hotels are under raid at any time. Prostitutes have been moved from this area.
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You can find tens of probably hundreds of different locations and venues for adult fun in Saigon. Mostly the adult massage parlors, erotic spas, salons and coffee shops are venues where you can find adult actions and other related activities being performed and offered by the working girls over there.
Escort Services and Agencies
You are lucky if you can find even a few real escort agencies in Saigon. Vietnam is coming little bit behind from escort services advertising online comparing to western countries. That said there are at least a few which have come into play recently. You can book and hire escort services form online sites these days. So, getting in touch with the escort girls online can prove to be fruitful for you and it shall save your time and energy as well.
- Elite Saigon Escorts Service http://saigonescortservice.com which is run by English expats, and let's be honest who would not rather deal with an expat that understands you than a local. They have Elite escorts which are usually models, catwalk girls and students as opposed to the street and bar grime.
Erotic Massage Parlors
Saigon is full of wicked massage parlors and spas where you can get extra services. Extra services can also be called as "happy ending", "rug and tug", "plus plus" or hand jobs. A large part of the spas are located inside hotels. You can book a room from the hotel which has erotic massage services. Please read more about the rooms and massage salon etiquette from below.
There are many massage parlours in the most popular tourist street called Bui Vien in Saigon. Those are very cheap in western standards (sex is not always possible) and easy to find. Cost is usually 200,000 dong for one hour massage but can be bargained sometimes to 100,000 to 150,000. Most massage girls are good looking, young and have very small bodies but often they have a lack of massage skills. However Happy Endings they offer are usually done with skills.
You will get many erotic parlors offering adult massage and other related services to the potential visitors. The brothels and sex clubs in Ho Chi Minh City are mostly found in the form of such massage parlors, salons, spas and the likes. One can do a bit of research beforehand by gathering online details and other information from experienced people regarding this matter. This would be of an additional help for the sex tourists.
Erotic massage protocol is also different than in Bangkok. Often you do not need to negotiate a price of hand-job during the massage. Some girls will just do the HJ and then expect a tip in the end of the massage.
Common trick that the massage parlor girls do is the following. Each parlor will have the youngest and prettiest girl stopping the clients on Bui Vien and then leading them to the parlor. But once you are in the parlor, the other girls will do the massage who are not as sexy as the girl who brought you in. So make sure you always ask if the girls who gets you in does also the massage.
Massage Salon Etiquette in Ho Chi Minh City
Apart from a few local places, there are no "full service" massage parlors in Saigon.
On top of paying for the room (entrance ticket), you must always agree the amount of a tip with the girl depending on what you want. In most venues, only a HJ (handjob) is allowed, but sometimes oral sex is also possible.
A good etiquette is to give a tip at least the level than the price of your room. Some guys tip very low not to "ruin the market", but some guys give bigger tips. It's really up to you. Sometimes a bigger tip will motivate the masseuse for a better performance.
What kind of room you book has an influence on the type of service you will receive:
- Standard room - a normal massage with potentially extra services depending on the tip you give.
- Vip room - you will get a bathtub or a jacuzzi. As a result, you will normally be bathed naked by the therapist. The therapist will keep her clothes on. Then you will get a normal massage and whatever you negotiate to get more by tipping.
- Super VIP - you will have two girls massaging (4 hands) you for 2 hours in a room with jacuzzi or bathtub. Again, the girls will not be nude, only you.
Choosing Your Masseuse
Choosing a masseuse in Saigon is very different than for example in Thailand where you just pick a girl with a number behind the aquarium window. In HCMC each girl has a number that you can call. Local Vietnamese guys often share the girls' "good" numbers on private forums or private Facebook groups. Foreigners guys don't have as much luxury and they will often get a random girl.
To increase your chances of being with a pretty girl, you can make special requests to the mamasan. If you don't like the girl who is brought to you, you can always ask for another one.
Massage Locations and Prices
- Most massage parlors where foreigners go to are located in District 1. They are pricier but you will probably feel more relaxed in such places.
- If you feel more adventurous, the best massage salons and spas in Saigon are actually in District 3, District 5 and District 10. In those places, it is likely that girls will ask you for a bigger tip because you are a foreigner. Expect to pay 30%-50% more.
- The area known as "Little Tokyo" in Le Thanh Ton Street and Ngô Văn Năm street is even more pricey. Most guests are Japanese and Korean who will pay up to five times the normal rates.
Some brothels are forbidden to Vietnamese and you will be asked to show your passport to get in. Apparently this is to avoid troubles with the police.
Beauty Salons (no sex)
If you're walking near Benh Thanh Market, you may notice some beauty salons with very pretty girls inside, usually wearing skirts and high heels. Those places do not provide anything more than beauty treatments, but you can try to get a phone number from a girl and meet her later. Some of the girls really like to get to know foreign guys. One popular beauty salon is Le Duyen 4 (72 Trương Định).
Beauty Salons (with sex)
If you go further away from the city center, you can find hairdressers or barber shops. Vietnamese call hairdressers by "Hot Tocs Goi Dau" or "HTGD" which are quite unique venues in Saigon's prostitution scene. Most people visit them for blowjobs. The most famous one among foreigners is Benny or Ben Ny (110 Điện Biên Phủ, 17, Bình Thạnh) because it is relatively clean and the girls are skilled. The entrance fee is VND200,000 and the tip between VND200,000 and VND300,000.
An alternative is to go to Nguyen Phi Khanh street (often called NPK), on the northern end of District 1. You have 4 "Hot Tocs' in which you can ask for 2 girls if you pay double entrance and two tips. Prices are similar to Ben Ny. Full sex is also available for a tip of VND1,000,000.
Brothels and Sex Clubs
There are no official "western style" brothels in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. In Vietnamese brothels are often operating in massage parlors or spas. So you can choose to visit the spas and salons offering erotic services and special body massages for adults. The working girls at those places might come to you and ask whether you are interested in availing any kind of extra service.
Strip Clubs and Striptease
There are some Strip Clubs in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) but they are not that usual as in big western cities. These clubs are very different than in Western countries and it's not sure that you will even see bare surface. However, one can still try and ask the local taxi drivers and other local guys in order to find out if they are aware of any place that would be quite similar to that of the westernized strip clubs and lap dance joints.
Karaoke and KTVs
Pretty young girls, mainly around 19-20 years old, play the role of hosts at the restaurants and karaoke bars. They are hired to receive foreign men in secluded rooms for karaoke singing and then join the men in their homes after midnight.
Many of the girls are students attracted by copious tips from their night-shift labor: VND500,000 – 1000,000 (US$23-45) for sitting with a male expat for one or two hours, and another $100-400 for spending a night, starting from midnight.
The restaurants karaoke area in districts 1 and 3 in the center of the city, with guests mainly coming from South Korea, China, Japan and Singapore. There, girls are called ladies, and are actually treated like no more than prostitutes, the only difference being price.
There are quite many KTV bars and hostess bars in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon). The Saigon nightlife is quite famous among various ex pats. If you are planning to visit Karaoke bars and KTVs in Ho Chi Minh City, then always make sure that the place you are visiting is an adult oriented one. There are certain KTVs and Karaoke bars that are family oriented. So, it would be always better if you ask and confirm this matter beforehand.
Swinger Clubs and BDSM
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Swinger clubs in Ho Chi Minh City are not very popular (at least in public). Your best bet may be to socialize with other expats and their women..as locals are not much into swinging. One can get references and online sources regarding this matter. There are numerous swinger clubs available online. So, you can join such forums and get in touch with other interested couples. You can even try out approaching the foreigners in order to see if they are interested in swinging activities.
Sex Shops and Adult Stores
If you don’t feel like visiting or cannot find any local sex shops in Ho Chi Minh City, you can easily order adult products from Online Sex Shop.
There are some adult shops in Ho Chi Minh City but most of them haven't even their own website. You can either approach the stores directly or try to figure out if any online platform is available or not. Buying stuffs online can prove to be a discreet and convenient method as well.
Love Hotels and Short Time Hotels
There are many short-time hotels in Ho Chi Minh City where you can go and rent a room for an hour of two but basically they are just normal rooms with a shower and cannot be called as a real love hotel. At times, the sex workers and other working girls might take you to certain venues where guests are allowed to enter and spend time in rented rooms on an hourly basis. If you see the place is cheap, then do consider taking a look around and confirm whether the area is safe enough for you to get involved in an intimate activity with your female partner.
Nightclubs and Bars
Hai Ba Trung street hostess bars in Saigon offer the easiest access to sexy women in the area, but customers will have to pay for that. Hai Ba Trung is a main road that stretches through the middle of Ho Chi Minh City. It is sprinkled with a number of bars staffed with handful to couple dozens of sexy women, most of whom are extremely attractive and well dressed. The women are usually from 19 to 25 years old. Since the Hai Ba Trung hostess bars are so easy and direct, they can be more stress-free, especially for new visitors. The quality on this area's girlie bars have been varied quite a lot and many of the venues have been shut down in last few years.
You can try your luck and chose to get intimate with the bar girls or the female visitors if you find them equally interested in you. However, you have to be alert enough in this matter and always be choosy with your approach. It is important for an individual to know and confirm whether the person he is getting hooked up is a genuine one.
UPDATE 2016: All the numbered girlie bars are gone. Smiley Bar is still operating and a couple new hostess bars did open on Hai Ba Trung, but the quality of girls is remarkably poor. One of them is located at 49 Hai Ba Trung. Other is cross street in an alley near Ganesh restaurant. 29 Dong Khoi still operates, though girls again not gorgeous. There's also one around corner from Hai Ba Trung behind the opera house (always changed name, not sure now). There's one on Thi Sach (same street as Apocalypse) by Ly Tu Truong street called King Coconut or something like this. All these places have only older girls now.
The bars all work on the same general basis: You walk in, pick a hostess or two to talk to, buy her a drink or two, then either get busy on location or head out for either short time or long time (all night) off premises.
If you walk in looking like a rookie, you will probably have a hustler or one of the more unattractive women hook up to you. They might start rubbing your little guy to get your blow flowing away from your brain. Before you know it, you’re buying dozens of overpriced lady drinks, paying $10 US for a bowl of bar peanuts, and heading to a small room to bang a girl who isn’t even hot. Be cool and collected. Don’t push off any girl who approaches you, but don’t let her take control either. Order a drink for yourself and tell either her or the bartender that you’d like a lineup. Almost every bar will provide this. The lights will usually be turned up and the girls will face you. You can then pick the one you’d like to sit with. Buy her a lady drink and start having fun.
Your drinks should be about 30,000 dong ($1.45 US). A lady drink should be about 50,000. Usually this will all be rounded up into the bar fine of around 300,000 dong ($14.50) if you decide to take a girl out. Kissing, groping and roaming is all permitted and even expected. Refuse any snacks that are brought to your table as soon as they appear, unless you want to pay 5 dollars for them later. Sometimes the ladies will offer to play pool with you. The Vietnamese are known for their need of negotiation. Expect girls to start high. The normal price is $50-100 USD not counting the barfine you pay to the venue.
After you pick a girl and pay your fee to the bar, your lady will slip a very plain cover over her dress and then head out to a taxi where you will join her. You can then go to a safe hotel that won’t be bothered by the police. The girls will know where to go. These usually run $25-30. Unless you have some specific info, it’s usually best to avoid your own hotel. Not only is prostitution against the law in Vietnam, it’s also against the law for a Vietnamese national to be in a hotel room with a foreigner unless they are married. This is actually sometimes enforced, and most hotels won’t let you in because of it.
The following information about the numbered girlie bars are outdated - they are no longer in business!
The bars at Hai Ba Trung were easy to find. The bar names matched with the location. So “51” was located at 51 Hai Ba Trung, “91” was at 91 Hai Ba Trung, and so on. You could have reached any of these bars by taxi, motortaxi, or by foot. Be advised that if you take a taxi or motorcycle taxi right to the door, they may try something suspect (like showing you another “better” bar, charging you more and then getting a cut from the bar for “bring you there,” or anything along those lines). It’s preferred to get dropped off on a nearby corner and search the bars yourself. The street numbering in Vietnam is ordered and rational, which can’t always be said for other countries in Asia. Hai Ba Trung is big, open, and safe, so you shouldn’t have any problems.
Bars used to be located at 91, 51, 49, 37 and 35 Hai Ba Trung. There were also a few more on nearby streets. Saigon NY was at the corner of Dong Du and Hai Ba Trung. Thien Loc is at the corner of Hai Ba Truong and Mac Thi Buoi.
Bar 29 at 29 Dong Khoi street often offered oral action right on premises, those the girls tend to be a little less beautiful. A BJ in a bar will usually cost 400,000-500,000 dong. Some of the bars on Hai Ba Trung occasionally let you get a BJ in a back room, but not always.
Bar 91 was the biggest of all and is often said to have the best selection of girls. That’s not necessarily true, and besides they were the worst at service and they liked to hustle. Bar 91 used to be the best bet for girls 18-21 who were genuinely hot. That changed a year or 2 before it was shut down for good.
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You can visit certain gay and lesbian bars in Saigon. One can interact with the likeminded people over there and try their luck in order to enjoy some fun filled moments together. If you are looking for casual dating, then considering becoming a member of various adult forums and online dating sites can be a helpful idea too.
There are numbers of cute and attractive young Vietnamese man who are always seeking for a hunk boyfriend at 23/9 Park after 9pm onwards. Most of them are sitting on their bike with group of friends in between 9pm to midnight to try their luck to catch a boyfriend for money.
If you are staying along Bui Vien or De Tham Street, you will definitely see this “Massage Boy” on bicycles. The age of these massage boys are around 18 years old to 25 years old and they are riding bicycles to make hundreds of rounds at backpacker areas to find customers. They come with a unique tool to attract tourist attention by putting some steel bottle covers together and make it as a signal ringer. Their target customers are mostly gay tourist or some gay friendly straight men that are curious about their services. They normally offer massage services in customer’s hotel room besides offering sex services. The price for this service can starts from VND200,000 up to VND1,000,000 depends on type of services.
You can find quite a few gay clubs, gay saunas and gay spas in Ho Chi Minh City.
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Gay Cruising, Meeting Places and Glory Holes
- Diamond Plaza
Facilties reported a meeting place for gays under 25 years old. Park at Alexandre de Rhodes, at night.
- Saigon Zoo and Botanical Gardens
Early morning cruising action 5-6am.
- Vincom Center Shopping Mall
Facilities on the lowest floors are very active, particularly B2. Be discreet. Best during the afternoons.
- Vuon Lai cinema, Corner of Tran Nhan Ton St and Vinh Vien St
Some cruising and busiest on friday-saturday. People walking up and down the aisles in the dark looking for fun. Be careful of pickpockets - do not bring expensive things.
Gay Swimming Pools
Swimming pools in Vietnam are known for gay hunting grounds. The best time is around 6pm when families have thinned out. Following their water sports and cruising around the pool, guys get naked and head to the shower rooms which may be discretely shared by more than one person. Make eye contact, and, if your gaze is returned, action may follow.
- Ky Dong Club, Nguyen Thong at Ky Dong
Friday the pool is only for women only. Sauna and massage here is for Vietnamese only. Not very gay, so be discreet.
- Nguyen Tri Phuong swimming pool
Reported to be the gayest of the pools in Ho Chi Minh City. Action in changing room.
- Nha Van Hoa Lao Dong (Workers' Club)
Pool and showers can be very cruisy around 5-6pm. Bring your own towel and swimwear or buy it at the shop on the right side of the entrance. Buy a ticket at the pool to enter the showering rooms. Not very gay, so be discreet.
- Yet Kieu Club, Cau Thi Nghe (just before the bridge),
Two big swimming pools. Most action around 6pm. Not very gay, so be discreet.
Other Adult Services
There are many freelancer bars in Ho Chi Minh City where you can find freelancer prostitutes in Saigon.
Restaurants Boom Boom
Here are some restaurants with working girls in Ho Chi Minh City. Girl fine is usually 400 - 500.000 VND.
Coffee Shop Blow Jobs
There are quite many coffee shops in Saigon where you can get a blowjob and perhaps something other adult services for money.
Barber shops (BSS) / Beauty Salons
You can get more than just a hair cut in many Salons in Ho Chi Minh City. Girl fine is usually 500.000 VND. Locals might call these also "Salon Boom Boom".
Saigon´s barber shops offer the same services you find in blowjob bars in other Asian countries. Things are as simple as possible. Just go inside and you should see very sexy and provocatively dressed girls around. Pay the $5-8 haircut for the cashier. One of the girls will escort you to a barber chair for chat and sometimes a massage. Then you just sit on reclining chair and she washes you and gets down to the action. When you are finished, she will wipe you down. Sometimes girls will let you play with their tits too. One can ask the escort service girls if they can come up with other erotic and unique offers in order to fulfill personal desires and other fetishes of their individual clients.
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Ladyboys in Saigon can be found from streets around on motorbikes at night around the circle near Hai Ba Trung, Dong Du and Thi Sach. Usually two ladyboys are on the bike, and they try to pass themselves off as GG's looking to take you to a short stay hotel. The government does not allow hotel guests to bring "any" unmarried guest to their room overnight, women or ladyboys, but ladyboys know hotels for short-time sex.
- At night along the Pham Ngu Lao Street after 10pm, there are ladyboys with motorbikes.
Price for ladyboy hooker in Ho Chi Minh City is (VND300,000 or US$15) for short-time.
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Sexual Services for Women
Women can either hire male prostitutes or try being lucky with the local guys willing to have sex for free. In Ho Chi Minh City, Nigerian male prostitutes are known to charge US$25 an hour to service mainly older Vietnamese ladies and some tourists. Around two dozen provide the service out of shared aparments in Tan Binh district. Other areas such as Nguyen Kim Park and adjacent Nguyen Binh Kim Street you can see women and gay men pick up Vietnamese male prostitutes for US$25 to US$50.
Sleeping and Girl Friendly Hotels
Finding an girl friendly hotel in HCMC is very important. Government regulations forbid Vietnamese girls to stay overnight with foreign guys and most hotels follow this rule quite strictly. Some hotels get around the rule by making you to pay for another room and in the event of a raid, the hotel workers will inform you quickly so that the girl can flee to the other room. Some of the hotels charge an extra $5-15 to let the woman in. However, you can always confirm and see if the hotel you are entering is completely girl friendly. There are many family oriented hotels where female guests are not allowed to enter on a short time basis. So, figuring these things out is always important.
Here is a list of girl friendly hotels in Ho Chi Minh City where you can take a guest (girl) in your room:
- Indochine Hotel Hoi An
- A&Em 39 Thu Khoa Huan Hotel
- Hoang Hai Long Hotel
- Tan My Dinh Hotel
- Thien Tung Hotel
- Sophia Hotel
- Lien An Saigon Hotel 2
- Thien Xuan Hotel
- Boss Hotel Saigon
- Dai Nam Hotel
- Empress Hotel
- The White Hotel 3
- N.Y Kim Phuong Hotel
- Lam Binh Hotel
- Thai Binh 2 Hotel
See also: Global list of girl friendly hotels
Now the most important part to be mentioned is being safe and absolutely secured during any kind of sexual activity with a stranger. Apart from that, using condoms while having sex is a must.
At night, when you walk along the Pham Ngu Lao Street, (Only for boys/men), the motorcyclists will approached you. They are lookalike very beautiful girls. Beware, they are ladyboys. Do not get confused. Just remember, to say NO. Because along the walk (after 10pm), a lot, a lot, a lot of ladyboys with their motorcycle will come to approach you. They will try to follow you often. You should always ask a motorcycle taxi to drop you of little further from the girlie club you are going to. If they drop you at the front of the club, you might end up paying commission for the driver because club will somehow then pull that money out from you.
Always use common sense when dealing with prostitutes. There are hundreds of stories of rough-looking men (pimps) demanding money from drunken tourists who were just asking where to find a girl partner for a night.
Some prostitutes are also stealing from customers. Do not take a girl to your hotel room and go to sleep when the girl might be awake. You might wake up in the morning without any of your valuables.
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Saigon, Vietnam Abbreviations
- DBL - Dinh Bo Linh
- DBP - Dien Bien Phu
- DK - Dong Khoi
- HBT - Hai Ba Trung
- NKKN - Nam Ky Khoi Nghia
- NPK - Nguyen Phi Khanh
- NTMK - Nguyen Thi Minh Khai
- PMH - Phu My Hung (This is an area in District 7, not a street)
- XVNT - Xo Viet Nghe Tinh