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    Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The Original

    48 Ngo Huyen Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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    Overview
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 763 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Staff really pushed my friends and I into purchasing the hostel's $US100 Sapa tour and refused to give us a refund. The manager, Alex was aggressive and unaccommodating. We booked less than 48hrs before the tour was supposed to commence. We were unknowingly overcharged by...More

    Thank Nehama P
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a great time staying at this hostel on two different occasions- they have decent rooms for decent price with breakfast included. But what made our stay so much better was Camille! She works at the hostel and made our trip amazing! We only...More

    Thank Millie C
    Response from Alex_VBH1, General Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hey Millie, Thank you for taking the time to leave us an awesome 5 star review, we really do appreciate it. I will be sure to pass on your praise to Camille. Its great to hear that you liked our rooms and free breakfast and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We booked a private double room through this hostel and it was great. The AC would get the room super cold and a deluxe breakfast was included. The pub crawl is awesome and they always had some activities going on. We originally intended just to...More

    1  Thank lanncaine
    Response from Alex_VBH1, General Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hey Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a fantastic 5 star review, it is very much appreciated. We are super pleased that you enjoyed your stay in one of our private rooms and had fun doing our nightly events and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed at the hostel for three nights, one in the dorm and two in a private room and would highly recommend the place. The facilities are good value for money, the food is great ask and the staff are even better. They will offer...More

    Thank Jamie C
    Response from Alex_VBH1, General Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hey Jamie Thank you for taking the time to leave us a brilliant 5 star review, we really do appreciate it. We are super pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us in both a dorm and a private. Its also great that you liked...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    On our first night we stayed in a 10 person dorm and were the only female travelers in the room. Our other dorm-mates were loud and obnoxious, turning on the lights every hour until 6am, jumping on other people sleeping, even doing drugs in the...More

    Thank ChristinaP07
    Response from Alex_VBH1, General Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hey, Thanks for taking the time to leaves us a great review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Its great to know that our staff were super friendly and helpful. Although we love a good time and a party, we...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$10 - US$25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Hanoi
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    Kimberley F
    5 September 2016|
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    Response from CarmenCarla111 | Reviewed this property |
    I did the Castaways trip it was amazing! The staff there give you a full run down on the trips and the quality of trips offered are among the best in the country as they are a western run company by western standards. A kiwi... More
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    Response from nick d | Reviewed this property |
    Yeh you can they have a secure room you can store all your bags
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    19 October 2015|
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    Response from James V | Property representative |
    Hi There, We have a 24 hour reception at our Hanoi Hostels so Please make your way there and they will be able to help you. The address of our Downtown Hostel is number 9 Ma May Street. Thanks
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    "If you are a female traveler - stay in female only dorm or get a private room"
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    "Roof top bar was cool"
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    "better to stay with the all-female dorm room"
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    "The higher floors has less rooms so it might be a better choice for privacy"
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