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    Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao

    20 373, Pham Ngu Lao | Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
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    “private room” (20 reviews)
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    Reviewed 10 December 2015

    Location wise this is great, just on the edge of the action and if you're coming to ho chi minh by bus then walking distance to where you get dropped off. I've said it before and i'll say it again in hostels i think the...More

    Thank Arjun D
    Response from Vi T, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu LaoResponded 6 January 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to send us your wonderful feedback. We are very glad that you enjoyed the experience at Saigonbackpackers Hostel It’s always a pleasure to hear our kindly staff who want to ensure the guests have a comfortable and enjoyable stay....More

    Reviewed 9 December 2015

    Coming back the most busy and crowded city to stay just a couple days, waiting for my flight, this time i stayed at saigon backpackers hostel and i'm pleased with this stay. I was arranged in a double room on 5th floor, no elevator though,...More

    Thank ChristNZ
    Response from Vi T, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu LaoResponded 6 January 2016

    What a pleasure to receive your very favorable review of Saigon Backpackers Hostel. Thank you so much for your recommendation for us as the top choice of accommodation and particularly highlighting our Clean accommodations. huge bed, good A/C... and staff. They are very happy happy...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

    All in all, this isn't a bad place to stay if you're traveling cheaply and just need a place to crash at night. The staff are friendly and there are lots of other travelers. However, it was extremely dirty with more than one giant cockroach...More

    Thank matildadowney
    Response from Vi T, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu LaoResponded 6 January 2016

    Thank you so much taking the time to write a review of your stay with us in Saigon Backpackers Hostel, we really appreciate the feedback and will be sure to pass on critical points you've mentioned. We hope you had a great time in Ho...More

    Reviewed 28 November 2015

    I had no ideas what to do when i came to HCM city, just know this hostel by a friend, told me that this is a cosy place to stay. Yep, nothing went wrong. Room is clean, having a bathroom in each room,( there are...More

    Thank Paulol25144
    Response from Sgbackpackersho... C, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu LaoResponded 2 December 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to send us your wonderful feedback. We are very glad that you enjoyed the experience at Saigonbackpackers Hostel It’s always a pleasure to hear our , clean room, friendly staffs.who want to ensure the guests have a comfortable and...More

    Reviewed 28 November 2015

    Didn't get to stay a night there due to unforeseen circumstances however did spend a few hours and the lady at reception was extremely helpful and considerate. From the rooms I entered it seemed very clean and a very social and mellow vibe. Thanks for...More

    Thank Tyfromaus
    Response from Sgbackpackersho... C, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu LaoResponded 2 December 2015

    Thank you very much for your nice feedback! We are so pleased that you have some great hours with us. We are very happy that you found out out extremely helpful and considerate receptionist , clean and social room, mellow vibe... Thank you for your...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$11 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reneeeeeee
    6 April 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
    7 January 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
    20 December 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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