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Rainbow Khaosan Hostel and Guesthouse

4.5 km from Bangkok centre
  • Free Wifi
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
43 Thanon Chakrabongse | Banglumphu, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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    All reviews great indian food pretty loud at night paid baht per night budget accommodation single room brilliant location bedside table chiang mai koh san road dorms phra valuables cambodia wat
    Reviewed 22 January 2016

    I spent some days in this hotel. So, the room (and all the hotel) is not clean and for my opinion you can find better place for the same budget. In everiway in the restaurant area you can use wi fi, the food is good...More

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    Reviewed 13 January 2016

    So, I booked this cheap hostel literally as somewhere to store our bags for the day while awaiting flights and thought we could shower before leaving Bangkok. I will start with the good: the staff were majorly friendly and helpful with my BF left his...More

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    Reviewed 30 December 2015

    Alot of people are going to get put off by this hostel because of some of these reviews which actually annoys me off. People saying oh it's disgusting and all this rubbish. Let me ask you this, what do you expect? Asia is Asia. Get...More

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    Reviewed 16 December 2015

    Rainbow Hostel is horrible, noisy and dirty with mold everwhere in the bathroom. Ugh! It’s situated in Chakrapong Road, near Khaosan Rd which is bustling all night. You either close the window and suffocate or leave it open and can’t sleep because of noise. You...More

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    Reviewed 12 December 2015

    I stayed here or (tried to) with my friend when we arrived in bangkok. We left in the middle of the night because of so many things. First the smell. What is that smell?! Second was the bed, was actually a thin foam pad on...More

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    Banglamphu
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    ancient pagodas that adorn the skyline of
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    touristic district. Hordes of tourists
    flock to this area to tick quite a few
    must-see attractions off their to-do list,
    with the Grand Palace being the most
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    rang269
    Hello, We have 5 people in our group and we are looking to check in November 19th and check out on November 21st. 2 of those people are a couple and can sleep in the same bed. Can we do 2 double rooms for our group? Also, can we arrange pick up and drop off from the airport?
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    Drica M
    there is the possibility to store the backpack at the hostel for a few hours ? if so, how much do you charge? thanks.
    1 June 2016|
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms on the upper stairs are quieter to avoid noise from Khaosan Road"
    johannnindito, 2 months agoRead review
    "For solo travelers the single rooms here are cheaper then most dorms in the area t"
    seekingmoose, 4 months agoRead review
    "A single room is about £5 per night, worth it!"
    thebackpacker77, 9 months agoRead review
    "There are no good rooms!"
    AleksandraLP, over a year agoRead review
    "Room 101 is good"
    StinoooBelgium, over a year agoRead review
    "Didn't stay at guest house. Just ate at restaurant as it was highly recommended to us."
    Guy59retired, over a year agoRead review
    "Ask if there is a window in any of the rooms, perhaps. Ours didn't have one and that was probably a cause..."
    Natalie B, over a year agoRead review
    "in my experience, shared dorms were better than private"
    Rob V, over a year agoRead review
    "Ask for a room away from the road with AC."
    Lynsey N, over a year agoRead review
    "Check the room for smell before you check into your 'Suite'. Your predecessor could have had a bout..."
    WhereIsPrateekToday, over a year agoRead review
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