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New York City, New York
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Didn't stay here, however, came for a night out on the rooftop and it was amazing! So much fun, super cheap and great service from the staff - should definitely go for a night of partying in Cambodia!!

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Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

It was a really friendly vibe, there is also a rooftop bar which is relaxed and "happy" friendly. The rooms were air conditioned and clean. Enjoyed the stay here. It's in a great location too, couple minutes walk from the food market and night market.

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Bickley, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Decent ish hostel in the heart of Phnom Penh. Reasonably priced food with a good cinema next door. Slept in a 10 person dorm with no issues, fans were great and we even had a balcony. Wifi only worked downstairs and was pretty iffy on the rooftop bar (which has some pretty great views but also two very run-down pool...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

I wouldn't recommend staying here, the rooms and bathrooms are filthy, don't get cleaned and half of the toilets don't flush so everything is just left there to smell. However, the rooftop bar is a really nice place to chill and the food and shakes are so good, so I would recommend going to the rooftop bar but not actually...

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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Not a nice place to stay to be honest, toilets smelt and looked like they'd never been cleaned, dirty bed sheets, dirty floors. However if you do stay here I would recommend staying on the top bunk rather than the bottom, the fans and air con only hit the top and the bottoms sweaty and hot, none of the air...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Expensive and basic for what it is.. however I think this is because of the great roof top bar that entertains during the day and night - pool, beer pong, darts, good WiFi in the bar only. Great place to meet other backpackers and very central to the centre. No hot water and basic rooms

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Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Dirty hell hole!! I have travelled a lot and am very tolerant but couldn't stand another night here, we cut the visit short and moved to a hotel. I appreciate that hot places get dirty and dusty, but this was years of ingrained filth and muck and I didn't dare walk around barefoot and slept in my sleeping bag liner-...

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Roodepoort
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Worst experience I've had in a long time. Booked a private room, and when we got back at 1am we got told it's another $4 to be able to use the aircon. The rooms are dirty and the service is poor. I'd never come back nor recommend it

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
Reviewed 2 April 2016

I stayed in the dorms which held about 12/14 people in total (One side was closed off for some reason or another) and did not have any problems with it all. Granted, it did get rather loud at night, but given certain circumstances travelling for so long already I'm not exactly fazed by things like that any more. There was,...

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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Worst place I've been to during my trip through Southeast Asia. The place did not offer any towels, toilet paper or other things. What it did offer was a durian fruit, which someone put under the bed. The cleaning personnel apparently didn't do their job. Very noisy because of the rooftop bar. Definitely not recommending this place.

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11 Happy Backpackers, With over 40 rooms and 75+ dorm beds and an amazing rooftop bar/restaurant we strive to be Cambodia's #1 Hostel. We aim for our guests to enjoy their stay to the fullest. We offer: - Super priced private rooms, dorms and big group stays - An amazing rooftop with 2 pool tables, 2 dart machines, beerpong table, great music, fresh air, safe environment, serve food and drink all day and night, friendly staff and the place to party. - Last year we opened our Movie House corporation with The Flicks 2, located on our ground floor we are playing blockbusters, docu's, Cambodian history and backpacking classic movies in our AIRCONDITIONED awesomeness MOVIE ROOM, RATED #1 ON TRIPADVISOR AT THINGS TO DO IN PHNOM PENH. - Visa, Tickets, Tours service, you name it, we have it! sharply price and our visa prices beat the embassy prices! -dorms with AC starting from 5$ a night, -private rooms w/bathroom starting from 8$ a night - a social envirement for you to meet fellow travellers and have a great stay! - most central location you can find! 5 minute walk from Riverside and 10 minute walk to Central Market, Royal Palace & National Museum. - big spacious dorms for tour-groups. more than 40 rooms and 75 dorm beds. Amazing rooftop bar with FREE pooltables, TV, Hammocks, drinking games, Awesome music, SAFE $ FRIENDLY and many more! We arrange visas and bus tickets with GUARENTEED LOWEST PRICE! Once you stay you wont want to leave. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 11 Happy Backpackers

Address: 136 #87-89, St., Phnom Penh 12000, Cambodia
Region: Cambodia > Phnom Penh
Price Range: $13 - $15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 60
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“Always take an A/C room which is a better bargain. Try rooms at the lower floor as they don't have a lift”
 of 5 bubbles shamsudahmed, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here!!”
 of 5 bubbles emmawT1207GV, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Dorm room (D?) on the first floor was relatively quiet. Anything higher up than that would be louder.”
 of 5 bubbles 342corys, 2 Apr 2016 | Read review
“dorms are located across a bridge to the next building.”
 of 5 bubbles BDBourbon, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“First floor would be quieter than levels above”
 of 5 bubbles SarahJYN, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
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