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Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao

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New Zealand
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Coming back the most busy and crowded city to stay just a couple days, waiting for my flight, this time i stayed at saigon backpackers hostel and i'm pleased with this stay. I was arranged in a double room on 5th floor, no elevator though, even it might be tired to climb up it have a nice view at night,...

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Vi T, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao, responded to this review

What a pleasure to receive your very favorable review of Saigon Backpackers Hostel. Thank you so much for your recommendation for us as the top choice of accommodation and particularly highlighting our Clean accommodations. huge bed, good A/C... and staff. They are very happy happy to hear your kindly words. we sincerely hope to see you again in the future!...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

All in all, this isn't a bad place to stay if you're traveling cheaply and just need a place to crash at night. The staff are friendly and there are lots of other travelers. However, it was extremely dirty with more than one giant cockroach running up the walls or on the floor. In the room (which I had to...

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Vi T, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao, responded to this review

Thank you so much taking the time to write a review of your stay with us in Saigon Backpackers Hostel, we really appreciate the feedback and will be sure to pass on critical points you've mentioned. We hope you had a great time in Ho Chi Minh and we hope to see you at Saigon Backpackers Hostel again in the...

Community of Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 29 November 2015

I had no ideas what to do when i came to HCM city, just know this hostel by a friend, told me that this is a cosy place to stay. Yep, nothing went wrong. Room is clean, having a bathroom in each room,( there are some hostel i used to stay using the same bathroom for 2 room) cool roommates,...

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Sgbackpackersho... C, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to send us your wonderful feedback. We are very glad that you enjoyed the experience at Saigonbackpackers Hostel It’s always a pleasure to hear our , clean room, friendly staffs.who want to ensure the guests have a comfortable and enjoyable stay. We greatly appreciate you recognizing their efforts as all our team members work...

Reviewed 29 November 2015

Didn't get to stay a night there due to unforeseen circumstances however did spend a few hours and the lady at reception was extremely helpful and considerate. From the rooms I entered it seemed very clean and a very social and mellow vibe. Thanks for the help

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Sgbackpackersho... C, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice feedback! We are so pleased that you have some great hours with us. We are very happy that you found out out extremely helpful and considerate receptionist , clean and social room, mellow vibe... Thank you for your endorsement of Epic hospitality . We hope you have a great travels and look forward...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

My Sister and I stayed here for a night and it was very cosy and comfortable! The hostel was easy to find even though it was hidden in a small street beside the main road Pham ngu Lao. It was not noisy at night, very accessible to many food stalls and its next to a small local market. The staff...

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Sgbackpackersho... C, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice feedback! We are so pleased that you have a great time with us. We are very happy that you found out cosy and comfortable room, good breakfast... Thank you for your endorsement of your nice and cosy stay. We hope you have a great travels and look forward to welcoming back to our...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2015

There are 2 saigon backpackers so i just went to the wrong one, luckily this second place just near, same block but on the other side They have quite good accomodation with a big TV screen at the lobby and a list of HD movie to choose, pool table and some books, Staying in a mix dorm and it was...

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Sgbackpackersho... C, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao, responded to this review

What a pleasure to receive your very favorable review of Saigon Backpackers Hostel. We are so pleased you had such a great time with us and made the most of all our facilities. Your endorsement of our service and facilities is such a positive reinforcement of our team’s goals We really appreciate the feedback.Please let us know when you plan...

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 18 November 2015

"We go or he goes," said several European dorm-mates about me this morning after hearing me vomit (throw up) in the bathroom around 8 AM while they were sleeping instead of getting free breakfast on the rooftop which that Saigon Backpacker's Hostel provides there on 203 Pham Ngu Lao Street in District One of Saigon. I was also using my...

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Metro Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 7 November 2015

HCMC was our first stop in our 2 week stay in Vietnam. I was travelling with my girlfriend so we opted for a private room at a great price. I have to say i was expecting a little more with the accommodations because of the pictures BUT it was okay anyway. And the staff more than made up for it....

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Sgbackpackersho... C, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave this review of your stay. We are glad you love our helpful staff...in your recent stay. Thank you for recommend us to other travellers. Please let us know when you plan to visit us again. We wish you the best with all of your future travels! Best Regards

California
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

In a country where a majority of the population aren't fluent in English, speaking to someone we could converse with was helpful. We were very pleased with My, one of the employees, who guided us through a map of the city as well as called the next town we were off to to ensure we had our accommodations set.. using...

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Sgbackpackersho... C, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review about your experience at Saigon Backpackers Hostel. We are so glad that you found out our great customer services, good english speaking staff... My is very happy to hear your kindly words. For the room, if you want to have the room with window, you can tell to the...

Hat Yai, Thailand
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Well, I wasn't expecting much for a cheap price but with what I was paying for, I got MORE than I bargained for. The place is situated near the very good places around Ho Chi Minh, the staff members are friendly, there's free internet, the rooms are clean and comfortable, a couch where we can have movie night when you...

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Vi T, Front Office Manager at Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice feedback! We are so pleased that you have a great time with uS. We are very happy that you found out our friendly staffs, clean room, great location....Your concerns about bedroom slippers are quite valid and are very useful to us to offer the best service possible. We have already looked into the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Saigon Backpackers Hostel Chain has been the first hostels in Ho Chi Minh City since 2009. Inspired by the energetic spirit of our guests, Saigon Backpackers Hostels is our latest and nicest hostel addition to Saigon's active backpackers' scene. Our hostels are located at the fringe of the city. To several budget travelers who just cannot get enough of Saigon, it's no secret that Saigon Youth hostel has the best location that you may ask for. The city center is just 5 minutes on foot. And just stone throw away is the Bui Vien street, another great area to explore. You will be stimulated by choices of Saigonese cuisine in the vicinity. It is undeniable that wonderful selections of food that can be nice alfresco roadside dinning and variety of restaurants, cafes and bars. At Saigon Backpackers hostel, we trust the environment will be the perfect place for you, foreign travelers, to meet friends from all over the world. We are obsessed in ensuring that our guests get more than just a bed with us with cozy atmosphere with color themed room design of Saigon culture. Saigon Youth hostel is a good place to feel home away from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao

Address: 20 373, Pham Ngu Lao | Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
Region: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: €11 - €20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Saigon Backpackers Hostel @ Pham Ngu Lao 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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