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Vang Vieng Central Backpackers

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Reviewed 12 November 2016

I've been here 2 days and i wish i could stay longer. The hostel is so cheap and the location is close to the tubing point. The bed is a bit hard but it's ok because you have a 3 star public bathroom. They offer free whiskey from 7pm everyday, so you can drink and play pool, listen cool music...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

This place offered a bit of solace in the post-apocalyptic madness that is Vang Vieng. The rooms are clean and bathrooms nice. Air-con costs extra. The only downside is the slightly creepy guy who works there.

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FRANCE
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We didn't stay at this hostel, however we bought bus tickets to go from Vang Vieng to Vientiane. They had two prices: 30.000 kip : they take you to bus station (12km away from center) 40.000 kip : they take you to the center Of course we paid the 40.000 as we were arriving late at night. When we got...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This is by far the best hostel we have stayed in during our trip so far. It feels much more like a hotel than a hostel mainly due to the fact the rooms are light, airy, big, and clean! We got a room with AC and a balcony for 150,000 LAK. It was supposed to be 200,000 but they did...

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Reviewed 20 August 2016

Started off on a weird foot with the guy at the front desk because he was complaining to us about his alcoholic father. That aside, the rooms were clean and comfortable as were the toilets and showers. Wi-fi was spotty in the rooms but worked great in the common areas. The best part about this hostel is that it's right...

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Thank Micah F
Denpasar, Indonesia
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We didnt book this hostel in advance, but when we walked in they showed us their private room and shared for three people and decided to stay straight away. it's pretty clean, has a balcony and wifi bit spotty. Close to everywhere you wanted to go in Vang Vieng no complain but yah, lack of service from the staff.

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Thank Ferriygood
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

The staff was very rude. Not helpfull at all. If you said something, like goodmorgning, they werent even Looking at you. The wifi was bad as well, worked sometimes bud most of the time it didnt. The rooms were Ok but i would not recommend it anyway.

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Reviewed 3 June 2016

This place is definitely worth staying in! Apart from the fair prices, the staff was really friendly and helpful (the guy from the reception speaks English), they could help us with all our needs. The owner often showed a smile on her face. There are 6 and 4 bed dorms in the hostel as well as single and double private...

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Thank Na N
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Dorms are only fans and way too hot. Private rooms are spacious and nice air con is a must but charged for extra. Really need to clean the rooms more tho in the end I had to ask to have it cleaned, for new towels and toilet roll and just the simplest thing of getting the bin emptyed. Very central...

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Reviewed 6 April 2016

We stayed here for three nights, 100000 kip/day april 2016 (double with bathroom). Big rooms with bathroom, clean and new, They are still building up part of the place but sound isolation is great. The room was too hot even with the fan working all time so considering AC would be a good idea.Wifi reception is not the best (try...

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Additional Information about Vang Vieng Central Backpackers

Address: Ban Savang, Vang Vieng 1003, Laos
Region: Laos > Vientiane Province > Vang Vieng
Price Range: $15 - $27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“choose their private room”
 of 5 bubbles Ferriygood, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The double room comes with a big and a small bed and the whole atmosphere was very pleasing.”
 of 5 bubbles H9087MAnan, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“rooms near the front lobby have better wifi”
 of 5 bubbles nikriot, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Don't choose this place”
 of 5 bubbles pilman4sho, 18 Dec 2015 | Read review
“4th floor has the awesome view of Vangvieng mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles cherrymarp, 10 Dec 2015 | Read review
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