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Thapae Backpackers Hostel

  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
  • 5 Mar. 2018
    “This is where I met my soulmate!”
  • 3 Mar. 2018
    “Brilliant food and value”
237 Thapae Rd. near Thapae gate, Chiang Mai 50100 Thailand See on map
Name/address in local language
Free Wifi
Laundry Service
Air Conditioning
1 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 21 January 2015

I ended up at this place since their sister hostel (@ Baan Khun) was full and the staff took me here instead. This place also had friendly staff but the downside is that it was extremely noisy. The room had 16(!) beds which of course...More

Date of stay: January 2015
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Reviewed 6 January 2015

This hostel is well located on the street that enters and exits the Old City into the New City (Thapae Rd), making it a three to five minute walk to get between the city. The area is littered with shops and food places, not that...More

Date of stay: December 2014
Thank benmiele
Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

The hostel is pretty standard for hostels. Well maintained, clean beds with nice clean sheets and air conditioning in rooms. Small Lounge area upstairs with bar and food downstairs. The real stand out was the owner. She works over at Bahn Kun tours and is...More

Date of stay: December 2014
Thank Tizoc V
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

This hostel is really cool. 4 nice dorms, chillout area upstairs, bar/restaurant downstairs and the food is cheap and tasty! People are really friendly and I would without a doubt stay here again when I come back to Chiang Mai. They also run a small...More

Date of stay: December 2014
Thank CiaranKells
Reviewed 22 November 2014

This is a real nice place right in the middle of town, 2 mins walk from Thapae gate. The rooms are cheap, clean and comfortable with big beds and air con, plus cool chillout area with free tea and coffee/bananas. Downstairs you got a nice...More

Date of stay: November 2014
Thank Dana B
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Fun easy going hostel in heart of Chiang Mai offers anything and everything to make your stay in our city more enjoyable. Tour/travel booking/Restaurant/Bar/Chillout area all downstairs. More Large, clean, air-con dorm rooms upstairs. Free tea/coffee/internet and wifi available. Secure baggage area Less
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USD 10 - USD 11 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Thailand > Chiang Mai Province > Chiang Mai
Hotel class
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 10 - USD 11 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Thailand > Chiang Mai Province > Chiang Mai
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Will C
10 June 2015|
Response from Luigi R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Will, yes the Thapae Backpacker hostel can book any trekking trip you choose. They have a number of pamphlets there that you can look at or if you find another one online or from another place they will call and organize... More
Room Tips
"There is no same gender rooms - they are all mixed despite what hostelworld advertises"
12 Feb. 2015
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"8 bed dorm is quietest, but 14 and 16 bed dorm have own balcony with view of Thapae Rd. and mountians"
21 Nov. 2014
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