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Cat Ba Hostel

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed at cat Ba hostel for 4 nights in their dorm. The room and bathroom were clean and had a hot shower, and the beds were comfy. They did have the weird plastic wrap around the mattresses, which can be a little annoying I guess. The hostel is a little bit of a walk up the hill, but it's...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I booked in advance. For 5 dollar you can get a private room (1-4 persons). Airconditioning, fan, good hot showers, lots of ventilation. In the lobby you can chill and meet other travelers (they also have a dorm). The owner is a bit of a strange karakter. Sometimes he might seem impolite or frustrated but he is a direct guy....

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Brno, Jihomoravsky Kraj, Czech Republic
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cheap and clean hostel providing everything you need, together with motorbike and nice boat tours. Good availability and nice staff. Pěkný a čistý hostel se vším co potřebujete, s možností půjčit si motorku a vybrat si plavbu lodí. Velmi dobrá dostupnost a ochotný personál.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in the dorm for about a week and it was really nice. The room are clean and price is more than fair ! I also did most of the tour, they are cheap and it's a good quality for the price you pay.

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

While "out of the way" in terms of other hostels (aka 200 meters from the harbor road) Cat Ba hostel was a great place to stay! Cheap and clean dorms with fans and AC. Booked the "Kayaking boat tour" through them for a slightly cheaper price than others.

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Thank Rachel G
Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Stayed here for 4 nights with my boyfriend in a private room. Very friendly staff, perfect place to stay on a budget. Highly recommend the tour to monkey island! Staff were brilliant with any problems or questions we had. Anyone staying needs to rent a moped and go round the mountains, you will thank us later.

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

Stayed three nights in the dorm the bed was comfortable and facilities worked I payed 60000 dong a night with was the least I have spent my entire trip. Banana pancakes were delicous. Nothing more beatiful then cat ba and the ha long bay. personaly recomened 1 day monkey island tour

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed in a double room, rooms are big and the mattress is the most comfortable we've stayed on. Air con and fans were lovely. The staff were great, booked our bus to nihn bihn and even drove us to the bus stop. Perfect location, right in the middle of everything. 10/10

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Catba Hostel for two nights. We had a double room which was a little shabby, but not dirty, and as expected considering the price. You still have a clean comfy bed, good hot shower, excellent aircon and fan. Which is all you need as you will be out during the day ! We rented a motorbike during...

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

I found this place to be great value for money, it was cheap, clean, had good AC and the staff were really friendly and helpful with helping me organise my time spent here on the island. They offer bike and kayak rentals, tours and all that jazz. Even booked me on a bus off the island, which picked me up...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cat Ba, the most beautiful and the largest one in the archipelago of 1969 islands, is a natural world heritage amid the Ha Long Bay and was recognized by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve on April 1, 2005. Lying about 60km northeast of Hai Phong city, Catba is awarded by nature primeval beauty with mountains, hills, seashore, forest and caves. All of them create wonderful and charming scenery.Standing in the tourist center of Cat Ba, the catbahostel , thanks to its favourable location, has a magnificent architecture with a leading diversified system of service of the island that always attracts tourists. With 15 standard , equipped with up-to-date facilities (such as a system of international telephone, a TV network with more than 20 channels transmitted via satellite, air conditioners, free Wi-Fi and comfortable bathrooms, the Catbahostel is always a reliable address for tourists when they come and stay in Catba. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cat Ba Hostel

Address: 160 Nui Ngoc street, Cat Ba 35000, Vietnam
Region: Vietnam > Cat Ba
Price Range: €10 - €38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“Single room have two big beds”
 of 5 bubbles 327antoinet, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Awesome location and nice staff. Ask for anything, they are always willing to help”
 of 5 bubbles SaraCallejas, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“$2 dorm! AC, Fan, Good wifi”
 of 5 bubbles 806kanek, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Basic dormitory with 8 beds : simple but clean and cheap.”
 of 5 bubbles VanessCe, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Dorm 303 was nice”
 of 5 bubbles yvesg53, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
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