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    Dancing Elephant Hostel

    95/16 Moo 6, Baan Tai | Haadrin Village, Surat Thani 84280, Thailand
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          Overview
          • Excellent62%
          • Very good23%
          • Average4%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible4%
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          “bed dorm” (12 reviews)
          “full moon” (50 reviews)
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          Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

          It can be daunting checking in to a 40 bed mixed dorm. You're not quite sure what to expect. However, I quickly learned that everyone is staying for the same reason: to have fun and meet new people. That's exactly what happened. There is an...More

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          Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

          Me and my partner had our doubts about staying in such a party hostel especially in such a large dorm as a couple, but we absolutely loved it!! Great location, so close to the beach. Eddy the manager and his staff were amazing, so helpful...More

          Thank stormechantelle
          Reviewed 9 August 2015

          The hostel is very well set up, the bar is good fun and very reasonably priced. The beds are comfortable and the wifi is decent. The staff are nice and helpful and they have movies for when your hungover and in a world of trouble.

          Thank Joe S
          Reviewed 27 July 2015

          Treated more like a family member, always offering help and the location couldn't be better. If you're visiting for the full moon, which you will be, this is the place for great pre-drinks and by far the best way to enjoy Phangan.

          Thank Mathew C
          Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

          I've been to the hostel on two separate trips and I always love it. The owner's are kind and very respectful, as is the rest of the staff. It's very close to the parties is the most social hostel on the island. Once when I...More

          Thank Joe L
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          • US$12 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 18
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          Room Tips
          "40-bed dorm is fun!"
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          "Doubles, twins, triples basically budget hotel rooms. Didn't see dorms but heard they're excellent..."
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          "i would differently stay in the 40bed dorm the beds are more comply and you have walls between the beds more..."
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          "If you want a decent night sleep, choose private!"
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