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Phan Anh Backpackers Hostel

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   373/6 Pham Ngu Lao ward, Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City 84, Vietnam
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff were so friendly and accommodating from the day of my inquiry until the day we left the city. Reasonable rates. Clean and comfortable rooms. Good wifi connection. They change the towels everyday and other bathroom essentials. Excellent customer service. They are very helpful when we need information. Great stay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My two friends and I stayed here for 3 nights at the beginning of our trip around Southeast Asia. We found it to be a great place to start with friendly staff, always willing to help and give us advice. We booked a triple room which was perfect for the 3 of us, as it was affordable and comfortable with... More

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Hue, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the title it's a joke.. but I had really just one night two times in this hostel.. if you need a clean room clean sheets, and you like to know new people to share the room with, IT's a pretty good place! The smiling guys of the reception make me come back for the second and if I will have... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I only stayed at Phan Anh for 2 nights but it felt like home the minute I walked in. I can't begin to describe how friendly and helpful the staff are. I was greeted with a welcome drink, big smiles and helped to my room. I was staying in a 6 bed female dorm and it was so spacious and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the first floor private room with bathroom. The room was really clean and looked quite new, with cable tv, a fridge and wifi in the room. Looked more like a hotel than a hostel. The staff were very friendly giving us a drink as soon as we arrived from the airport. Breakfast was small but was made... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in both the dorm room and the private room and they were both clean, quiet and comfortable. The staff were lovely and very keen to help. Great wifi with computers downstairs too. Good breakfast. As the other reviews say, well located but tucked away so not too much noise.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Helped us with flights, lost baggage and tours. The free breakfast is very small. Air con in room didn't work. Other than that the room was fine, and great for the price. It tucked well into the back backers district, and is down an alley way, on the end of which is a market.

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WHangTruong, Owner at Phan Anh Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Chris J, Thank you for staying with us. My pleasure to help you out during your stay at Phan Anh Hostel. Unfortunately, I am surprise to learn that the air conditioner isn't working and we didn't know until we read your review. All the air conditioners at our hostel have switches at the reception, I am sorry for the... More

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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well located hostel, even though the hostel is located in the backpackers destrict you will not notice any nois. Very comfy and clean We paid for a room with warm water. Unfortunately there was no warm water AT ALL! After complaining at the staff they gave us a little bit of money back :) good service.

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WHangTruong, Owner at Phan Anh Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Dear PleunPinsel, Thank you very much for staying at Phan Anh Hostel. We are lucky to have a good location. I am pleasure to learn that our services meet your expectations. About the hot water, I apologise for this issue. We use the solar enegy for the hot water, unfortunately the weather was quite wet during your stay so we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel at hostel prices.Where to begin.I was initially planning to be at this hostel for around two weeks and the stay became 6 weeks.After having had my bag ripped off my shoulder it caused many dramas and this hostel became my home.The staff are fantastic they even made poached eggs on toast for my breakfast. Every morning at the breakfast... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms were very clean and the personal was so friendly. The girl who's in the reception will help you with everything. They also have WiFi and aircon. The hotel is in the city but in a quietly street. You can get everything you need in this district. They're a lot of tourist information center and at night you can... More

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Address: 373/6 Pham Ngu Lao ward, Dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City 84, Vietnam
Location: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Phan Anh Backpackers Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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