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Golden Time Hostel

43 Ly Thai To Str | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Ranked #6 of 169 Specialty Lodging in Hanoi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We really recommend this hostel because of the great position, large rooms and especially for the friendly personal. Alice and Amy made our stay in Hanoi unforgettable. We recommend to book a "medium" tour to HaLong Bay. They offer taxi pick up for 15 USD, which is safe and easy. Breakfast is served to bed and is quite rich. When... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place to stay in Hanoi! Close to the center (on the east side of the lake), big and clean room, nice staff who helped us to find our train and bus tickets for our next destination. For the price, it's perfect!

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Canton of Schaffhausen, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff, helpful booking agency for all kind of travelling plans, good location close to old town, nice rooms with small bathroom, breakfast delivered to room by ordering, pleasant stay for 3 nights

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for a few nights with a gap in between for Halong Bay tour. Very friendly, Tony was emailing before we arrived to say hello. Nice basic breakfast, choice off eggs or bread and jam, etc. Rooms basic but clean with fridge, mini bar (cheap) and free toiletries. Would recommend. More a budget hotel than hostel.

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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Wonderful friendly staff willing to do anything you ask. They loaned us money for dinner on our first evening because the banks had closed when we arrived and the Vietnamese dong is a closed currently which cannot be obtained until you get to Viêt Nam. Very happy to arrange tours for you to popular destinations such as Ha Long Bay.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed here for a night before an early start to Halong Bay. The staff were extremely welcoming and had perfect English. The room was large clean and basic. The 3rd bed was too hard to sleep on but the king bed was big enough for 3 so no stress. Great option for a cheap hostel in a great location.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

This place is odd - it has the worlds smallest 'lobby', a narrow staircase and then really big rooms! Positives: - good large room, nicely decorated and furnished - hot water - AC - reasonable wifi in room - great location; near the old quarter / Hoan Kiem lake, but not in the busy area. - extremely friendly staff, always... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I am a 25 year old Canadian, backpacking for 3 months with my good friend, and we really enjoyed Golden Time Hostel. The rooms are bright, homey, clean. We stayed in two different rooms here, the first room and the room at the tip-top of the stairs, both spacious. Hot water doesn't last long, but that had been constant our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

After two months of hostelling it, I needed a room for myself for a few nights! I got a cheap airport pick up sent by Golden Time, and was checked into my room very fast, I have a tv with some English Channel, a duvet, hot water and breakfast in bed! Why more do you need? My first night the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Golden Time Hostel is a very good option when travelling on a budget. Rooms are clean with tv and airco, private bathroom and breakfast included. Breakfast is till 11.00 and served in the bedroom when you call reception! The staff is very nice and helpfull and speaks good english, especially Alice who helped us out a lot! You can book... More 

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Address: 43 Ly Thai To Str | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam
Location: Vietnam > Hanoi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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