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The Overstay

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Charan Sanit Wong Rd Soi 40 | Pinklao, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
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Ranked #219 of 553 Specialty Lodging in Bangkok
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Uppsala, Sweden
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is dark, humid and full of flies. I'm not usually one to complain, but if you are looking for a place to sleep - you will not find it here. A band started playing 02.00 at night (sounded like bad karaoke) and at 03.30 I was completely exhausted. As the rooms are just above the club and the... More

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're in Thailand to experience the culture and see something new, then stay somewhere else. The Overstay is filled with Europeans looking to party and get wasted. The rooms are cheap for a reason, so expect a low level of hygiene and comfort.

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Prague, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The stuff was friendly. If you like party and kittens, you should choose this hostel. If you don´t like hippie style or party, you should find some other place to stay.I stayed in 16 bed dormitory room. It wasn´t bad, but It was always full. It´s better to get a lower berth.

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Bangkok, Thailand
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I first came to the Overstay I was backpacking for 8 or 9 month through Asia and I was tiered of moving on, didnt wanted to go back to europa either. I felt like being home right away and i was amazed by all the people staying here and the bound that was created. Being an alternativ place i... More

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Barcelona, Spain
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I had a such an amazing and alternative time here! It was the realest hostel experience I have ever had. Artists, music, atmosphere and spirit.... I will never forget this place!! Its NOT a place for everyone, it's for everyone else.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

I just cant wait to express the bond i now developed residing at the Overstay Hostel. what please me.most. it.fits.my budget plus we can cook veggies. plus something we all want today is "WIFI' which helps me in my business. and entertainment. research . marketing. YUVAL -Owner of The Overstay Hostel' has great qualities of compassion for others. plus is... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We booked this place because it was close to Khao San Road and cheap. Although the price is obviously a huge draw, you don't really even get what you pay for. Our room was spacious and quiet, but we could only use half the bed because they didn't have a big enough not of wood to put under the mattress... More

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Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

What an interesting place. A fair way from the beaten track this place stood out to me because of its name. If I was to take a guess then I reckon half of the guests have actually overstayed their visas already. The young back packer working the bar also had no work permit. Dope (highly illegal) is on offer and... More

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

One word: DISGUSTING! Rooms are disgusting and the dorms are worse! The owner is 1 arrogant person! Some of the staff are friendly but overall a bad place to stay! had roaches in the room and the room stinks! They do not towels and toilet papers!

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Yuval S, Owner at The Overstay, responded to this review

Same as the previous message : Lawrence, who's now name Calvin is a professional Con-man (although not a very good one) and he is pissed off because after staying for 4 days for free, borrowing money from the staff and the customers i told him to leave. He is now on a quest to destroy the evil people that ask... More

Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

One Word: Crappy! The owner is unfriendly and arrogant! The room is a dump! They do not provide towels and there are roaches in the room! The room smells and personally I would not recommend anyone to stay here!

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Address: Charan Sanit Wong Rd Soi 40 | Pinklao, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Bangkok
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — The Overstay 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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