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Backpacker Hostels in Ho Chi Minh City

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#13 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
7 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "And the hostel is directly in the backpacker area, in the middle of the town but in a small street so it is quiet. Highly recommended!..."
  • "The location of this hostel is the best - in the middle of the backpacker area yet in a quiet street , everything is within a short walk. The staff were friendly and very helpful..."
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#11 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
4 travelers mentioned "backpacker hostel" and "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "I found this to be my BEST backpacker hostel stay. Ofcourse we had taken a 3 bedroom independent room. A bit of a climb to the 3rd floor, but worth it. The highlight of the hostel..."
  • "Cheap clean and great location, right on the backpacker stretch! The hostel owner is amazing and went to great lengths to make us happy, even to the extent where she tracked down..."
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#15 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
6 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "CLEAN, which is not easy in a city like Sai Gon. I have to say that, as a backpacker, it has been the CLEANEST place I slept in in Viet Nam. As for the location, it is a..."
  • "This is the best backpacker's hostel. My family travelled for a backpacking experience and we really did have a nice time here. We were scared at first because we arrived 3am and..."
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#7 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
13 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "This little gem in the middle of the vibrant backpacker area is just perfect for those looking for a quiet & secure accommodation but not fussed about the frills. We spent a total..."
  • "I've stayed in all sorts of accomodation throughout india Thailand and Vietnam from backpacker to 5 star accomodation This is by far the best hotel I have stayed for its cost and..."
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#3 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
7 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "Right, the main backpacker street in Saigon is Pham Ngu Lao. Its where this amazing hostel is located. Really easy to find and close to everything you need. Its very new and..."
  • "but this is hard to come by in Ho Chi Minh. Great location right amongst the backpacker scene but down a quiet (and well lit) side street...."
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#38 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
2 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "The staff were quite friendly and the location is in the heart of district 1 which is where you'd want to stay as a backpacker. It's good breakfast is included but it is basic..."
  • "and bus was in bad condition. The hostel is in perfect location in heart of backpacker district, I would definitely recommend for price...."
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#2 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
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#23 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
10 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "For myself as a backpacker who doesn't like a Hostel to be like a chicken house this was the best bet, not so "in your face" as other places, not as crazy as the biggest hostel in..."
  • "The locations is amazing, very central to the backpacker district and just down the street from the market. All taxi drivers were able to find the hotel easily enough, if you tell..."
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#10 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "Despite the hostel being smack bang in the middle of the 'backpacker' area, it was surprisingly quiet inside the hotel. There are tons on restaurants, bars and travel shops..."
  • "We stayed here with 3 girls for 2 nights. Best shower since we strart travelling 2 months ago. Everything superclean. Great location! Friendly staff, we even got a present when we left! And there is a..."
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#65 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
2 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Mai Phai hotel is in the heart of the backpacker area, on Pham Ngu Lao road. The hotel is great value for money, $18 a night, and has included breakfast and an elevator! The..."
  • "The Mai Phai is near ground zero of Pham Ngu Lao, but is a real step up from most of the backpacker level places. I recommend it...."
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#14 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "Good location, walking distance to most main tourist/backpacker areas. Downsides were the 1 shared toilet+shower per floor, and the alley it's located on can be a bit dark and..."
  • "Khoi hostel is tucked down a cute alley way beside a morning market. The staff were incredibly helpful and friendly. In my 4 months of traveling Southeast Asia I honestly don't think I've come across ..."
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#54 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel in located in the backpacker district, in the heart of District 1, on a small lane off Bui Vien street, close to tons of attractions. At a mere $18/night for a single room..."
  • "This is one of the good hotel in the area. Good value and very friendly staff. Rooms are clean. I'd recommend to my friends..."
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#18 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker hostel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Mimis backpacker hostel is the second building on the right. You'll see the sign outside. Although the little lanes may seem a bit shady at first, we were never uncomfortable or..."
  • "This is one of the best places I've stayed in my toe months of travel! It was like staying at a family members house. The staff was so nice and helpful and breakfast was great ! It was such a nice bre..."
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#57 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "The only reasonably priced rooms I could find in the main backpacker area were in the rabbit warren of narrow streets behind Pham Ngu Lao. There was little to choose between them..."
  • "After I arrived in Saigon from CambodiaI spent a couple of hours checking out different hotels and guesthouses. The ones I had read the most good reports about either had no single rooms available or ..."
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#21 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "and fittings are new and in good order. The location is great as it's in Bui Vien the backpacker epicentre of Saigon. Will be back one day!..."
  • "Really nice hostel if you are travelling with a backpack !! Before we came here, we saw few places on the street (main street with a lot of bấ rs and restaurants near the big city) and it was so far t..."
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#82 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "Excellent location (on Pham Ngu Lao across from the park) in the heart of Saigon's backpacker district, this budget hostel ticks all the boxes: friendly staff who speak English..."
  • "Stayed here with a friend, right opposite where our bus dropped us off so easy to find and an excellent location in general, right in the heart of the backpackers street, close to bars, shops and most..."
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#91 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "Location is great as it is in the backpacker area and there was little noise in the back room. Overall a surprisingly nice stay. Would recommend...."
  • "Had no idea how to choose a place to stay in the Pham Ngu Lao area. Fell into here. Clean rooms. Wireless (borrowed from elsewhere). AC. Hot water. We liked most of the staff, though the night manager..."
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#50 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "It is around the corner from the backpacker street so it is a good location, easy to meet people. I walked to all major attractions easily. The lady at the front counter tried to..."
  • "I enjoyed my stay at Lofi. The girls dorm room where I stayed was clean, beds really comfortable, bathroom and shower in the room, and even a little balcony where you could smoke and it had a rail for..."
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#27 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a busy backpacker area but room is very quiet. There are lots of tour companies that will book your trips and exchange your money. These people did not seem to speak much..."
  • "big comfy beds, great aircon,nice bathroom,staff very friendly and willing to help arrange travel and tours, down an ally alittle hard to find but worth the search walking distance to the main stree..."
#69 of 229 Specialty lodging in Ho Chi Minh City
One traveler mentioned "backpacker hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "are just staying a few nights, on your way through and want it cheap, this is a good place. More of a backpacker hotel then a family one...."
  • "We stayed here for 2 nights. We booked a room for 3 people. They gave us a room with a double bed and a single bed. The bathroom was clean. The air con was a bit noisy. We had a 14 inch TV with ca..."
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