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Spicylaos Backpackers

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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible18%
24 Jun 2017
“Low prices place”
27 Oct 2016
“Go for something else”
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Reviewed 21 April 2014

Stayed here as a solo traveler in one of the mixed dorms, after recommendations from other travelers. It really is a social place with music and people at all hours in the communal areas. This place was really great for meeting people as it has...More

Thank thelittlechief
Reviewed 2 April 2014

Please don't stay here, especially if you're alone. It's great for meeting people but that's it. The rooms and facilities are actually ok, but as I was leaving I saw my pillow, under the pillow case, was thick with mould. The staff steal your stuff...More

Thank Travelingsolo123
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Only consider staying here if you're exhausted from the 2 day boat trip and can't be bothered looking round...I realise now there was a reason Central was full down the road but Spicy had lots of space! In the downstairs form there were Dirty mattresses,...More

Thank Nawaz1980
Reviewed 16 March 2014

Rooms were a little uncomfortable, but the hostel was a great place to stay. Staff was very friendly and helpful. They shared one of their meals with my friend and he got to try some interesting foods, including fertilized duck egg. The snake whiskey was...More

Thank jamesm514ta
Reviewed 15 March 2014 via mobile

The rooms are decent and to be fair I'm staying an extra night. Clean etc. But the service is the worst I've got anywhere, they don't care that the WIFI doesn't work, they're more than happy to cheat guests with their little daily 'events' that...More

Thank Zachary J
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"Stay near the reception if you need wi-fi at hand."
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"a/c might not be turned on all day in the a/c dorm. no screens on the windows in the fan-dorm, so a few..."
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"Choose the rooms to the right side of the building when you enter and not the main building. That area seems..."
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"I stayed in Room D - it's on the ground floor around the back, no one really knows it's there any..."
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