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Address: Ha Long Bay, Halong Bay, Vietnam

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Okay CASTAWAYS Love the GONG

So at first i was honestly nervous about this but so excited - Genuinley an Amazing place you meet family for life, The mannequin challenge on the boat sums it up !! The gong idea... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Marc K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

So at first i was honestly nervous about this but so excited - Genuinley an Amazing place you meet family for life, The mannequin challenge on the boat sums it up !! The gong idea is the best but i was upset about being cut off from hitting it as i would of carried on buying the family drinks all... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Extremely overpriced for what you get. Poor accommodation, disorganized guides, overpriced drinks and lack of activities. If ALL you want to do is get drunk with a bunch of young westerners that are looking to get laid then this trip is for you, but if you are looking to explore the islands and do some activities give this place a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Such an amazing time, beautiful views, a good mix of partying and sight seeing. Yes, there is partying and if thats not what you're into, maybe book elsewhere. The staff on the island is amazing, Erin and Natalie are a dream team. You will make great friends and have an amazing time you will (hopefully) remember forever.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I wish I had read the reviews before booking this. The accommodation was uncomfortable and food was subpar. For $200 in a country like Vietnam, I expected better. On top of that, booze is not included and you got to purchase that separately which is overpriced (30k vnd/beer). The tour itself is about getting drunk and partying rather than enjoying... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

2 day trip staying on a remote island in Halong bay. Lot of drinking, beaching and partying. Awesome few days and me some amazing people

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Genuinely one of the best experiences I've had and the highlight of our travels. Can't praise the staff enough especially Greg and Ailsa they went out of their way to make our time there as fun as it could be. If you're thinking about doing Castaway definitely do it!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The castaway trip was easily the best time of my life. This was mainly due to the incredible staff who made my trip absolutely unforgettable. A special mention to Ailsa and Greg, who truly went out of their way to make sure everyone was having fun, and staying safe. 10/10 would recommend to anyone and everyone! Brock Brock

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The island guides really did their best to bring us all out of our shells. The following day we did the party boat cruise and Tate led us on it! (You'll be lucky to have him on the island when u visit!) He did exceptionally well and brought my group together to the point where we felt like we've known... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will probably remember castaway island as the highlight of my 16 month travels when I look back in t.e.n years time! The partying, the scenery, the food, the tubing and the hospitality were all exceptional. Special mention to Tate, Ailsa and Holly who were fantastic leaders and some of the loveliest people we had the pleasure to meet! Couldn't... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't even begin to describe this !! You get everything in one! Private island, booze cruise, tubing, kayak and really seeing Ha Long Bay and partying! Even though they highly encourage drinking you still get to do everything you want. I spent the first day renting a kayak and crusing around. The stars at night are just purely incredible.... More 

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