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Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - Downtown

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you’re with friends looking for a party place to stay then this is right up your street. As a couple not a great idea. We stayed with them as we were doing a trip with them and arrived back late so it was convenient...More

Thank mrdavidthomas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great stay here. Staff were awesome and very helpful offering plenty of advice. Free beer at certain times and happy hours. Made some great friends here I still keep in touch with. Really good location

Thank Daley P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Castaways was one of the highlights of my time travelling South East Asia. It was so well organised, from the transport there and back to the activities on the island. The team working there were fun and friendly and enhanced the experience massively, especially...More

Thank 2007cboyd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in Hanoi the Castaway trip is a must. I had three separate groups of friends who had been on this trip and couldn't stop talking about it. We had an amazing experience. VBH does an awesome job and our guide Monica was...More

1  Thank faithvcu
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Great trip , great experience . Food and drink were great on the island and the wrist band idea was great . No worry or stress over money or currency. Staff were very friendly and the island was beautiful and clean.

1  Thank hannahgrant3
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
USD 12 - USD 24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 12 - USD 24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (105)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (4)
Room & Suite (3)
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5 January 2017|
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Response from Backpacker1738 | Reviewed this property |
Everywhere is busy during Tet, it's hard to get transport too.. and more expensive
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Reuben Z
3 July 2016|
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Response from thenunANDthenurse | Reviewed this property |
You can probably go to the backpackers to book to cruise when you are there. There are heaps of dodge ones so be careful what you book. If you want the young people's (party) cruise make sure it's through the backpackers... More
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Nkendrick13
4 August 2015|
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Response from Jason R | Property representative |
Hi mate, google vietnambackpackerhostels. TA does not let us post weblinks but go to that website and you will see its legit.
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"Rooms a couple floors up are quiter"
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"6-person dorms are more spacious and easier to get some shut-eye than the bigger dorms!"
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"Quieter floors are higher (6/7)"
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