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Saigon Balo Hostel

9.2 km from Ho Chi Minh City centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
203 Pham Ngu Lao St | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 0084, Vietnam
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    Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

    Hueyen at the front desk is the best part of this hostel. She provided a lot of help for touring around HCMC and gave a lot of information on visiting Vietnam as a whole. I stayed in a six bed mixed dorm which had its...More

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    Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

    Great hotel more of a hostel which was great for us! We had a room at the front and it is quite noisy from the street. Good sized room cheap and staff were very nice and friendly. No breakfast during our stay but was deducted...More

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    Reviewed 17 December 2016

    It is location wise, the room is nice, bathroom clean. We only stayed here for 2 nights, great thing is that the breakfast was good. they cook eggs perfectly. Sadly, our A/C was leaking and it somehow affect our stay, our bed got a little...More

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    Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

    Originally booked the Misu House home stay, got redirected here due to overbooking, so it wasn't what l had chosen. Nonetheless, it's perfectly placed in the centre of town, close to everything. The room was windowless and stank a little of fungus. Some of electric...More

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    Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

    I don't understand why this place has got bad reviews. We stayed here three nights (myself and boyfriend) and it was fine. No it isn't the ritz so if you're looking for something posh and luxury this isn't the place for you, however if you're...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    Room Tips
    "the lower floors don't get the hot wall syndrome from the sun baking it all day."
    Nick Z, 7 months agoRead review
    "take a room with the window"
    Konsta V, over a year agoRead review
    "Stay somewhere else"
    Wesley D, over a year agoRead review
    "Avoid the first floor and the street side."
    nzcb, over a year agoRead review
    "Stay away from 1st floor (private rooms) M1, M2 etc."
    iamrhys, over a year agoRead review
    "if you like quite, ask for room on the backside"
    Jonas Olivier p, over a year agoRead review
    "keep a keen eye on their lastminutedeals and decide soon as they are booked up pretty fast"
    lefebo, over a year agoRead review
    "Rooms not facing the street/park area may be quieter."
    Cadenovic, over a year agoRead review
    "Lower deck bed, room at level 2 and above."
    Y_Y_1026, over a year agoRead review
    "Don't stay here and don't get it confused with Saigon Backpackers Hostel which by all accounts is a..."
    TerenceCraven, over a year agoRead review
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