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Phuket Backpacker

165 Ranong Rd | T. Taladnaue, A. Maung, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hostel itself is clean enough, well located and good on price. The evening staff, especially the young lady are very friendly and helpful. The morning staff are not so much. Rude, short and not willing to help really. We saw people who booked transfers and were told that there 8am pick up would not happen till 11am, and we... More

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Ko Tao, Thailand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked the ticket from the hostel to Koh Tao (1300 bath) and what's happened was that: - A mini van picked me up at the hostel and brought me to the bus station in Phuket - The girl who was in the car with the driver asked me for the ticket - I gave the ticket to her and... More

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Vancouver, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We spent one night here after returning from Koh Tao. It had everything we needed and the staff were super friendly! Definitely great value for what we paid and I would not hesitate in staying here again :)

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We spend a night here after comng over from koh phi phi, its a well run backpackers, big social area, lots of DVDs and a big tv to watch them on, the staff were very helpful, we only stayed one night as that's really all you need to see the old town. Only bad point was our room was not... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

the staff was so amazingly friendly! Particulary art (his name is art) and the one girl from the reception which i forgot the name... haha :$ Try the strawberry smoothie at the bar- so delicious! And there are two dogs that always come visit the hostel they were so cute! The hostel was very clean as well!

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Berlin, Deutschland
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

so nice to come to a place where you find everything you need after long travel days! I was specially impressed by the very helpful friendly people working there who did not spare any effort to help me get my things done no matter what time ...even in the middle of the night! This was just great! Thank you Arti!... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

I only stayed one night before heading off for Phi Phi first thing in the morning so I didnt manage to see all of the facilities. but it was EXTREMELY clean, the air con was great and the receptionists were extremely helpful and friendly. I booked my ticket to the pier and the boat to phi phi from them and... More

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Jonkoping, Sweden
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We loved this place and stayed there for 4 nights. the dorm was superb and the A/C really works. The stuff speaks excellent English and they have computers for free. next to the bus station and for there you can easily go to diffrent beaches.

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Sacramento, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

I loved this place!! The enviroment in the hotel was really friendly and social. They had a media room which was amazing because we had been traveling for 2 months and needed a little time to rest. They had a HUGE movie selection and comfy couches. They had a nice little restaurant and a cute little garden area. The rooms... More

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Manly, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

Amazing staff, great people, amazing location and service. Also booked a transfer to phi phi really easily and cheap, do it through them instead of another company! I would highly recommend them to everyone

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Address: 165 Ranong Rd | T. Taladnaue, A. Maung, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Phuket > Phuket Town
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