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    Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The Original

    48 Ngo Huyen Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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          Overview
          • Excellent39%
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          “castaway tour” (37 reviews)
          “private room” (62 reviews)
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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Rooms left a little to be desired. The locks on the bag lockers and individual lockers aren't very secure, I could rattle mine open easily. Bathrooms are soso. Free breakfast is good, Laundry service is efficient but expensive. There are two buildings here so you...More

          Thank Matt W
          Response from Alex_VBH1, General Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 5 days ago

          Hey Matt Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, it is very much appreciated. Its great to hear that you liked our free breakfast and sharing good times with lots of other backpackers. We have addressed the issue with your locker,...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I went to Hanoi on a solo backpacking trip. I wanted to save up money, so I decided to stay at this hostel after looking through different reviews online. I was a bit nervous on how noisy this place would be, but compared to the...More

          Thank jesswong555
          Response from Alex_VBH1, General Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 2 weeks ago

          Hey Jess, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a fantastic 5 star review, we really do appreciate it. We are super pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to make some great friends. Its good to...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We had a private room which was clean enough but the AC was broken. The staff were super nice, fun to party with and helpful but did not provide us ANY details about the Sapa excursion we booked through them (they didn't tell us it...More

          Thank Nelly_2992
          Response from Alex_VBH1, General Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 2 weeks ago

          Hey Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we really appreciate feedback as we are always looking for ways we can improve. Its great to hear that you found our staff to be super friendly and helpful and liked the free...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          The hostel is very nice, full of activities for backpackers and has nice dorms but the private rooms are bit poor and not worth the price. We booked a private room through the net and when we arrived, the hostel gave gave us simple room...More

          Thank Yakir7
          Response from Alex_VBH1, General Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 2 weeks ago

          Hey Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we always appreciate the feedback. Its great to hear that you liked our dorm rooms and the nightly events we host to help backpackers and travellers make new friends. Safe travels and best...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          place is nice and hidden in a small street near the cathedral. clean, good internet connection. receptionists are nice and friendly. took the dorm room for 10 female. room has it's own bathroom. and each bed has its own locker and electric sockets. aircon is...More

          Thank cynchaci
          Response from Alex_VBH1, General Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 4 weeks ago

          Hey Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are pleased you liked your time in one of our female only dorm rooms. Our rooftop bar is the perfect place to meet people and get a party started before we close...More

          Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - Downtown
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          Kimberley F
          Hello :) Has anybody done any of the tours offered through this hostel? A friend and I are looking at doing the castaway or perhaps the epic adventure with the buffalo trail included. We are mid 20s from New Zealand, any advice would be appreciated. Thank you!
          5 September 2016|
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          Response from CarmenCarla111 | Reviewed this property |
          I did the Castaways trip it was amazing! The staff there give you a full run down on the trips and the quality of trips offered are among the best in the country as they are a western run company by western standards. A kiwi... More
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          KayesChu
          Hi, after check out can we leave luggage in the hotel? Would love to explore around before leaving Hakone. Will collect luggage back on the same day evening. Thanks!
          5 December 2015|
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          Response from nick d | Reviewed this property |
          Yeh you can they have a secure room you can store all your bags
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          RedJulie58
          Hi there, we are two women travelling from Sapa tonight on a bus which unfortunately arrives in Hanoi at 3:00 AM. We are hoping to be able to get a twin room at that time in the morning. Could you please let me know if this is possible. Kind Regards Julie Hunter.
          19 October 2015|
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          Response from James V | Property representative |
          Hi There, We have a 24 hour reception at our Hanoi Hostels so Please make your way there and they will be able to help you. The address of our Downtown Hostel is number 9 Ma May Street. Thanks
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          "better to stay with the all-female dorm room"
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          "The higher floors has less rooms so it might be a better choice for privacy"
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          "Choose the private room for free breakfast and some privacy"
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          "great tours"
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