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George Town, Malaysia
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9 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Triple a/c room ( 3 single beds ) for 120,000 kips (Oct-2012). Youth Inn do provide motorbike for rent at 60,000 kips per day while bicycle 10,000 kips per day. We rent 3 bicycles from Youth Inn from 9pm to the next day 9pm . Poor bathroom door - need repair.

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Vladivostok, Russia
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60 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2012

Another objective review from FattM. As always, your results may vary. NOTE: This review is for Youth Inn 2. Youth Inn 1 is being renovated or something. They're on the same street. 1 is close to the river. 2 is opposite the temple. And the fellows who live in the temple ring the bell at 4am to start their day,... More 

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Ko Phangan, Surat Thani, Thailand
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Reviewed 11 September 2012

I stayed many times at the Youth Inn 1 and a couple of times in Youth Inn 2. The owner/manager is very friendly but staff at both (Youth Inn 1 & 2) prefere to watch TV or play games then to listen to their customers. Bougth twice tickets and both times they messed up the dates. The guy at reception... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 13 July 2012

I stayed here for 1 night as it was cheap,however,if you can afford it I would suggest paying a little bit extra and staying somewhere semi decent. The rooms smelled quite badly and the walls were very dirty. The sink in the bathroom drained right onto the floor so it was pretty pointless even having a sink in the bathroom.... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 February 2012

The hotel is fine, buy stay away from the bikes. We had the most frustrating 4 hour trip back from Buddha Park, and the owner was far from helpful. Thank goodness for the kind staff. You've been warned!!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 November 2011

We ended up in the Youth Inn after exhausting all of the other budget options. The room stank, but the bed was free of bugs and whilst not exactly comfortable, was not uncomfortable enough to keep us awake at night. However, we did see a cockroach. We paid 60,000 kip for one night and immediately moved to Mixay Paradise next... More 

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Reviewed 22 August 2011

s/d for 50k Kip in Aug room: seemed clean, shared bathroom / hot shower (not working) / western toilet, blankets, towel, soap, toilet paper, fan, mosquito net on windows (but really miss one for bed or some repellent), ?optional A/C, free wifi (captive portal with individual login/pass, no key, seems filtered - no ssh, torrent app crashing/blocked & very slow... More 

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Elephant Island
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2011

The Lao Youth Inn is just aacross the Wat Mixay (Temple) in the tourist area of Vientiane, close to the waterfront. The GH is relatively big, our room (double) was relatively clean and had mosquito screens on the window, the bed was okay. The only downside is, that the walls are thin and people talking in the next room or... More 

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Hue, Vietnam
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Reviewed 3 August 2011

Youth Inn 1 was infested with bed bugs. We thankfully inspected the beds before paying, and left quickly. Youth Inn 2 was not. The rooms were reasonable. 'Good,' I hear you say. Well, yes, but the tale has only just begun. Firstly, the staff were rude and unhelpful, and would say one thing very clearly, but then would later create... More 

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new york city
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2011

location is fine, sheets were clean but service is pretty poor, sleepy quality (we could here guests in next room and hall) pretty crappy and my shoes were stolen from the lobby, i would stay somewhere else next time. price was cheap but for $3 more you can stay next door and looked much better.

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Address: Francois Ngin Road | P.O. Box: 729, Vientiane, Laos
Region: Laos > Vientiane Province > Vientiane
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Youth Hotel Vientiane
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“Check the toilet(hot shower) and bed(bed bug) before you check in.”
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“As absolutely as far away from the staircase as possible.”
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