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Patong Backpacker Hostel

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

location!! its right in the heart of patong,very near the beach, 5 minute walk to bangla road (its like their main attraction there with all the bars and clubs and pole dancers and people trying to sell you shows and "stuff"). The staff was very kind and helpful. the toilets were clean and the beds were comfortable enough for me...

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Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is strategic, but don't expect too much about the facilities. When I was there, the air condition in the room is doesn't work, not clean and need a reparation. The staff not really helpful, when I asked about a cab they don't really help much.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good location, comfy clean beds, decent toilets, really helpful and friendly staff, good for the money.. the hallways are a bit run down and smelly, they need a clean up but apart from that it was worth the small amount you pay x

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place doesn't have much to offer but it's very well localized in the best part of Patong, near the beach and the street with all bars and nightclubs. It's difficult to locate the hostel so party attention to the signs in front of the stores.

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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We arrived with our booking already being completed (8 people) and the receptionist simply told us that the rooms weren't available. We asked to be compensated and he said he doesn't care if we leave.

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Perfect location to stay on Patong beach at very cheap rates, however, dorms are not really that good in fact very poor with respect to maintenance and interior. Washrooms are not that good, and the staff is not that friendly either. The only great thing about this place was the people we met here. everyone was amazing, friendly talks and...

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Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This hostel was bleak with an unsafe feel. Was unable to lock our bedroom doors and the lockers needed a padlock. Staff were unfriendly and seemed irritable. Bedsheets hadn't been changed and I found a used earplug under the pillow. Ok to stay over for one night if you're on a budget but wouldn't stay longer.

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Thank Charlie A
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I chose to stay at the Backpacker Hostel in Patong Beach after reading the great reviews about being a party hostel and central to Bangla Road. On the first night we stayed there my friends and I were in a mixed 8 bed dorm. We drank with the other backpackers in the smokers area and went out later that night....

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The day receptionist and social atmosphere of other backpackers were the only positives of staying in this hostel. "Mama" The woman running reception at night ruined our stay, consistently yelling at customers and threatening to kick them out over unessessary things. Moved to bearpackers for $6AUD more (which is nothing) up the road and am amazed at the difference of...

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Thank Gemma R
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely social place hidden away down this dingy hallway, wouldn't expect it to be there. Super Comfy beds. The rooms are cleaned everyday. Cheap beer and water sold on premise. Cool af aircon. An Aussie babe could settle down in the little paradise for the budget traveller

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Address: 140 Taweewong Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Kathu > Patong
Price Range: €9 - €28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Rooms have air con and are very clean!”
 of 5 bubbles jonathancJ5100GX, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“anywhere or the one with only 2 bunk beds”
 of 5 bubbles Arcquitecto, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“you might struggle a little bit to get wifi in your room on the third floor. however this is the ten bed dorm so its a bit cheaper.”
 of 5 bubbles tomchrisbrown, 19 May 2016 | Read review
“Check for bed bugs!”
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“wifi not good in rooms”
 of 5 bubbles skyter, 25 Feb 2015 | Read review
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