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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

When is the first time in a country you have to learn lot of small things to have a good trip and enjoy ur holiday... that's what we find in this nice guest house, the lady's there look after you, they give you tips to make sure you don't have any drama during your holiday in Ho Chi Minh. The... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The guesthouse itself is expensive for what it was. The place wasn't up to much and the rooms weren't amazing. The rooms were small and the TV was terrible and reception even worse. The room was clean and tidy and was nice to have a mini fridge in the room. You are free to use the computers down stairs as... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The guesthouse is a lovely place to chill. The location is just perfect, less than five minutes walking from the backpacker street and you still can have a very good night of sleep. The staff is so attentive that you feel at home with your granny giving you treats all the time. You can also easily book the tours you... More 

Thank Pedro R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

directly in the backpacker area, you can reach all the bars and restaurants just within 2-3 minutes. This area is crazy, but very interesting. The rooms are clean, we had our own bathroom and TV. The people working there are helpful and always in a good mood. I recommend this hostel for all backpackers who want to visit HCM

1 Thank Thomas A
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Stayed here for about a week. Highlight of the stay is the lovely staff, which are super friendly and happy to help! This place also offers airport transfers and Mekong Delta Tours at amazing prices. Location is great, tucked away in an alley, in the middle of District 1 , plenty of bars, shops and restaurants near by. And the... More 

1 Thank Lizzy T
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Stayed for one week, before going to Hanoi. of course, I highly recommend this guest house. Personnal are nice, clean local, and well located in district 1, the quarter of backpackers. Will come back there is If I return at HCM city.

1 Thank Nath C
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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Nestled in amongst local eateries and other homes, the guesthouse is right in between two main streets which is a perfect spot to be in such a busy city, but it is surprisingly quiet. The rooms here are cosy and well equipped, the wifi is fast throughout, and the owners are so welcoming. Quick laundry service and computers available. Loved... More 

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Hostel is located at district 1 within the backpackers area. Few meters from the restaurant chains, but quite a distance to ben thanh market. It is a little difficult to find the place as it is located within the block, you have to pass through a very small street going in from the main street (pham ngu lao). It is... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Stayed for two nights in a standard double with ensuite wet room. The room itself was basic but clean with working air-con. The staff were friendly and welcoming, answering all our questions and booking tours. The breakfast was also good and comprised banana pancakes or eggs served around the dining table with other guests and family. The location up a... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Stayed here for 2 nights and seems a decent little place. Hosts were helpful, booking a tour for us and always happy to answer questions. The room itself was fine, if not spectacular. Double bed with aircon, although the bathroom was a little dated. Shower wasn't separate, being next to the sink and toilet rather than in its own cubicle.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
NGOCTHAO Guesthouse was opened in Nowember 2006. It is friendly, bright, clean and hospitable family run.Located in a quiet alley off Pham Ngu Lao street, in the heart of Backpacker area in District 1.We have different kinds of room according to your budget. Every room has air conditioning, ceiling fan, double bed and cable TV with more than 70 channels. Most of the room have a fridge. Our rooms are cleaned and fresh towels is provided daily.Breakfast is included in the price bettwen 6:30 and 10:00 daily. In addition we provide free internet and WiFi in every room is also provided fast internet with cable personal computer.Besides, we're ready to provide many services such as pick up and drop off at the airport by taxi, information about the city and tour, money exchange, laundry, baggage store.Pick up service!Tours desk!We are looking forward to serving you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ngoc Thao Guesthouse

Address: 4 241, PhamNguLao.st, PhamNguLao.Ward | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
Region: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: $16 - $23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“There are no lifts - stair access only”
 of 5 bubbles Markos_333, 18 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Maybe choose a higher floor to avoid the noise from the lobby area downstairs, which can get noisy in the mornings and evenings.”
 of 5 bubbles Irlandia2012, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
“double room is excellent and cheap”
 of 5 bubbles tommy10486, 25 May 2015 | Read review
“make sure you have a room with terrace!!!”
 of 5 bubbles FaristianN, 6 May 2015 | Read review
“four bed dorm is nicer and quieter”
 of 5 bubbles darikak, 23 Apr 2015 | Read review
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