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Pusat Belia Youth Hostel

Simpang 336-17 | Jalan Kebandsaan, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
Pusat Belia Youth Hostel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brunei-Muara District, Brunei Darussalam
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arguably one of the cheapest hotel you can find anywhere in the region though you would have to be prepared to wait for the person in charge to let you in and give you the key! Anyway, the location is good as it is within a 10 min walk to town and they do have a small eatery downstairs where... More 

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Antwerpen, België
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

If the beds would be better and the bathrooms better cleaned then this place would be a four star for sure. The dorms are with 4 beds but the beds are so old that they move a lot and you always think that they might collapse everytime you move. The bathrooms could be cleaned more often. Apart from that the... More 

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5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Location is good, easy to go to everywhere, there is a bus station nearby and water village is very close from the hostel! Staffs are very funny and helpful but not easy to find them :( The public area is very comfortable, room with A/C and the bed is big enough!! Highly recommend!!

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Bali, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

i paid only 10 brunei dollar per night for a separate (men - women) dorm with AC. that's the cheapest accomodation around there, i think. just~dont expect too much like you'll get an excellent services. the staff there a lil bit hard to be found. but, since that youth hostel also located in the heart of city and near from... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Positive: only 10 dollar a night, every traveler gets his private dorm, decent WIFI, a swimming pool next door for only 1 dollar, good location & AC in the rooms. If you are lucky and finally meet someone of the staff, you‘ll find out that they are very nice. Cons: 8 travelers and I waited an entire day before someone... More 

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Cyberjaya, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

i paid 10 brunei dollar, get a dorm of four person, with aircond, share bathroom toilet, non mixed dorm, but the counter opens on certain hour only. monday-friday : 9am -5pm saturdays : 9am - 1pm sundays and public holiday mostly closed contacts : info@borneoguide.com tel :876 6796/ 718 7138 or supervisor youth centre hostel firdaus +673 8873066 or assistant... More 

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Battambang, Cambodia
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23 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Its the cheapest accomodation we could find in the city. Its only 5 min walk to the center of the city, and maybe 10 min to the riverfront, where you can catch boattaxis to the floating village. Men and women are seperated in each their section of the hostel, it's dormitrys and they're okay -although the bedsheets weren't changed after... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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45 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

This Youth hostel is on the main road of BSB and close to the town, night market, and the morning market as well. It is close to many tourist attractions too. At B$10.00/person/nt you get a clean room, with a single bed in a bunk bed, air conditioning, and clean bathroom with toilet paper, but clod showers only. The dorms... More 

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Would like to join the cast of travellers in celebrating the fact that this place is back open and living up to it's reputation. I went to Brunei back in October and stayed in BSB but was forced to stay in another hostel as this place was shut. However, was back there again at the beginning of April and found... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I am glad to be one the first guest of the PBY Hostel in 2014. They are open since last week! Dorm's bed cost only 10 Bruneian Dollars (less than 8 USD) - actually it is cheaper and better than hostels in Kuala Lumpur, Kota Kinabalu (Sabah) or Miri (Sarawak) so I stayed one extra day discovering around the city.... More 

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