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Central Backpackers Hostel

Noradeth Road, Ban Thuat Luang | near Night Market, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
Lowest prices for your stay
2017-11-05 2017-11-06
  • Excellent8%
  • Very good35%
  • Average32%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible12%
13 Aug 2017
“Michael is the best host and so are his staff !”
6 Mar 2017
“Don't book here (it doesn't exist anymore)”
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Arrival on first night lost a camera at airport and staff were super hekpful and friendly.Any request was met with a can do attitude.hostel is clean and well organised for any day trips you need.we love your work michael and staff the best ! Marcia...More

1  Thank T L
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This has now been replaced by "LakangThong 2 Friendly" Guesthouse (although they will deny it, but the photos show exactly the same inside and outside). Don't book therefore, you will end up without a room. I tried in vain to contact Central Backpacker beforehand to...More

1  Thank SBedin40
Reviewed 28 October 2016

It's a good place to stay: it's not expensive, with breakfast :) Bananas and tea are always available. Also the internet. There is a lot of young people, so it's easy to meet new people. I truly recomended.

Thank Wiktoria G
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

One of the nicer hostels in Luang Prabang. The dorm rooms are very clean and the beds are super comfy. The free breakfast is average but you can get tea and coffee and fruit for free all day. There are only 2 showers for 12...More

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Me and 2 friends are currently travelling South East Asia, and I'll be honest- our standards aren't that high. We were excited to get a private room but on reflection it was expensive; we paid $30 per night for a triple and no discount for...More

Thank Peppa P
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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Price range
  • US$16 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Number of rooms
  • 16
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  • Luang Prabang Province >
  • Luang Prabang
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"Private room has AC and the bed is much nicer. Avoid dorm room 1 by the lobby."
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"For any wifi at all, it's best to use the public space. Nothing to photograph here sorry."
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"Getting a rooom upstairs!"
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"There are bunk bed rooms and double bed rooms. We were in a double bed room."
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