This year's Readers Choice Awards draw roughly 77,000 participants cast votes for properties nominated.
About the same number of readers participated in last year’s survey, up from 46,000 readers in 2012.
The Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi jumped up five spots from last year’s No. 5 position to stand as the hotel in the Southeast Asia most favored by the magazine’s readers.
La Residence Hotel & Spa in Hue also earned a spot on the list for the first time, placing No. 19 on the list, besting the likes of such storied brands as the Four Seasons and the only other Vietnam hotel on the list, the Park Hyatt Saigon (No. 21).
The Nam Hai placed among the top-ten resorts in all Asia for the second year in a row.
The Hyatt Regency Danang also won a place among the top ten resorts in Asia.