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Saigon Backpackers Hostel

373/20 Pham Ngu Lao | Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Overall at 5 bucks a night you can't go wrong. Double bed bunk beds and free breakfast. On the downside not a single door in the hostels lock. So anyone can come in and out. Staff speak little English and the bathrooms stink.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

all is good ,but i would prefer the room with hotter water in winter ,but in summer ,it's OK.some kids walk up stairs very loud at night but i think that not the hostel's fault .simple but good breakfast.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good things about the place is its cleanliness and quite right to the center of all attractions. And all your familiar things are there; Stores, starbucks, burgers, etc. For people, the staffs are friendly enough you are happy to buy them snacks or having a long chat about how are their lifestyles sometimes. Poor thing is Wifi on 3rd floor... More

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Big and clean dorm rooms. Hot and powerful showers (serious luxury!). Good wifi. Rooftop bar is good fun, there is pool, cheap drinks and food is good. Met loads of people going south-north Vietnam who we're now travelling with. Would stay here again!

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hostel is located right in the heart of Saigon and is easily accessible to everything that you nee such as tour booking, food, pub. the hostel is clean and the staff is helpful. I really had an enjoyable stay here.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean and good staff for help in everything you need. I recommend for sure. The rooms are very clean and the bathroom as well, the hostel is close pubs and the center of the city where you have things for do all day and night.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was able to get a 4 bed dorm on arrival for our first night and was told we had to move the next but the next day they had arranged another 4 bed dorm for us. Very appreciative. Great location in District 1 as neighbours with other backpackers and 5 min walk to main strip of bars and shops. 2... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

i stayed here during my last week in Vietnam, and I'm glad I did. The staff were all great, the Air Conditioning worked beautifully, and it's located in a nice part of district 1. Far enough away from the hustle and bustle, but close enough to get anywhere quickly. Great!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here because long hostel was full but found the quality of this hostel not nearly as good. Our room had airco that did not work and lay next to a busy street without isolation. We had a poor sleep and at 2 pm went to see football instead. We were dissapointed about this hostel with good ratings, there... More

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

That night I asked for female room, and a female staff give me the key of 302 room. When I came in the room no one inside. But at 10pm a boy opened the door and I was so shocked. I told him that it was female room but he said he had stayed in the room for 2 days.... More

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Address: 373/20 Pham Ngu Lao | Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Location: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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SG Backpacker hotel is located in center of HCH City and in a lane at Pham Ngu Lao Street. A 5levels hotel is designed with a modern style which creates a friendly and cozy atmosphere for every customers.Everything is in process. However, it will open on 25th June 2011. Welcome to our Hotel and U will enjoy all modern services, 2 kind of nice rooms for different demands and friendly staffs...EVERYTHING IS IN ONE-SAIGON BACKPACKER HOTEL! ... more   less 
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