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Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao

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  • Excellent45%
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  • Average15%
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“private room”(22 reviews)
“bed dorm”(15 reviews)
“female dorm”(7 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Free Parking
1 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place was hidden and making confusing when there are serveral of Saigon Backpackers Hostel. The fresh market really foulest. The hostel quite narrow. Ac is okay. The staff has a fluent english and friendly.

1  Thank rulyyanto
Reviewed June 8, 2018

We really enjoyed our stay at Saigon Backpackers. When we first got there, it was a little confusing since there is another Saigon Backpackers right near by, but we ended up sorting out how to get to this one. The staff were super helpful and...More

1  Thank Jaclyn W
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Just have a chance to stay here for one day but we felt like home. Clean enough. Simple breakfast, wish to have more options to choose. Staff is awsome, like we just watched the map on the wall and staff came quickly and showed us...More

Thank hihuhe
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

I stayed at this hostel since it suits my budget for solo traveling. It is near the center districts of Ho Chi Minh city so very convenient to visit some famous landmarks. Van was really friendly and helpful when i asked for places to eat...More

2  Thank Tristen H
Reviewed April 17, 2018

This was the very first time I came to Vietnam. I was so amazed by the culture here. I made a very right decision to choose this hostel to stay. It was a nice place to rest on your trip with a very reasonable price....More

Thank Kareen S
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Saigon Backpackers Hostel Chain has been the first hostels in Ho Chi Minh City since 2009. Inspired by the energetic spirit of our guests, Saigon Backpackers Hostels is our latest and nicest hostel addition to ...More Saigon's active backpackers' scene. Our hostels are located at the fringe of the city. To several budget travelers who just cannot get enough of Saigon, it's no secret that Saigon Youth hostel has the best location that you may ask for. The city center is just 5 minutes on foot. And just stone throw away is the Bui Vien street, another great area to explore. You will be stimulated by choices of Saigonese cuisine in the vicinity. It is undeniable that wonderful selections of food that can be nice alfresco roadside dinning and variety of restaurants, cafes and bars. At Saigon Backpackers hostel, we trust the environment will be the perfect place for you, foreign travelers, to meet friends from all over the world. We are obsessed in ensuring that our guests get more than just a bed with us with cozy atmosphere with color themed room design of Saigon culture. Saigon Youth hostel is a good place to feel home away from home. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (51)
Dining (8)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Reneeeeeee
April 6, 2017|
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Response from Saigon Backpack... H | Property representative |
It is OK to check in around 3am if you made a reservation on the day before. And just ring the bell when you arrive here!
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130pippah
January 7, 2017|
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Response from Saigon Backpack... H | Property representative |
Thank you for your booking at Saigon Backpacker Hostel, We are sorry to inform that we do not do the airport pick up service, but there are 3 options of how to get here from the airport. First, taking a taxi. The two best... More
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viccalag
December 20, 2016|
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Response from Saigon Backpack... H | Property representative |
Hello viccalag, there is a toilet & bathroom in each rooms. So dont worry about it. Hoping to see you here!
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Room Tips
"clean, friendly"
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"If you're a small group, try to get the top floor dorm to your self"
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"Nice and quiet place"
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"Request lower floors if you can't do stairs."
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