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    Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The Original

    48 Ngo Huyen Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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          US$22
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          Overview
          • Excellent39%
          • Very good34%
          • Average17%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible4%
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          “castaway tour” (37 reviews)
          “private room” (62 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 20 March 2015 via mobile

          Only stayed one night before we flew back to Bangkok but 4 of us shared a decent sized room which worked out cheaper as the rooms themselves are quite expensive compared to other places.. But In this case you pay for what you get. Place...More

          Thank Spinks7
          Response from James V, Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 24 March 2015

          Thanks for your review, we are glad you enjoyed yourself. We hope your future travel experiences go well. Thanks again.

          Reviewed 20 March 2015

          We popped in here to book a trip and ended up moving in! Lots of fun and the travel desk gave us so much info on what to do whilst in Vietnam, that we ended up staying in all the Backpackers hostels on our travels...More

          Thank moonlondon1234
          Response from James V, Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 24 March 2015

          Hello Thanks for your recent review, we are happy you had a good time with us at the Original Hostel. Hopefully your experiences down South were as much fun. Take care on your future adventures.

          Reviewed 18 March 2015 via mobile

          As a first time traveller we landed in Hanoi Old quarter and made our first stay here at backpackers. I had a lot of preconceptions about travellers and what they do and staying here settled my understandings. I found this place to be full of...More

          Thank HappySingingBoy
          Response from James V, Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 24 March 2015

          Hi Matthew Thanks for taking the time to write your recent review, we do appreciate your feedback. We hope you have a great time with the rest of your travels.

          Reviewed 11 March 2015

          I stayed in the Original Hanoi Backpackers Hostel (there is also a downtown one, which is owned by the same people and is very similar to the Original). The rooms (with 6 beds) and showers are great. Clean, individual lockers and lights, fans and AC....More

          1  Thank MorganAsh
          Response from James V, Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 24 March 2015

          Hi Morgan We appreciate your feedback & we are happy you enjoyed some of our experiences with us. We do hope your future travels are a success. Thanks again,

          Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

          Can't fault the dorms at all, they were clean spacious with individual lights and plenty of storage plus private bathrooms and hot water! Unfortunately the private rooms are damp dark and a bit smelly so this lets them down a bit. We were also without...More

          Thank travellergirl5
          Response from James V, Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 24 March 2015

          Thanks for taking the time to write a review of our hostels, we appreciate your feedback. Enjoy the rest of your travels.

          Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - Downtown
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          • US$10 - US$25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 23
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          Kimberley F
          Hello :) Has anybody done any of the tours offered through this hostel? A friend and I are looking at doing the castaway or perhaps the epic adventure with the buffalo trail included. We are mid 20s from New Zealand, any advice would be appreciated. Thank you!
          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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          KayesChu
          Hi, after check out can we leave luggage in the hotel? Would love to explore around before leaving Hakone. Will collect luggage back on the same day evening. Thanks!
          5 December 2015|
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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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          RedJulie58
          Hi there, we are two women travelling from Sapa tonight on a bus which unfortunately arrives in Hanoi at 3:00 AM. We are hoping to be able to get a twin room at that time in the morning. Could you please let me know if this is possible. Kind Regards Julie Hunter.
          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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