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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Credit this hostel, they've put a lot of effort into creating a really top notch rooftop bar - unfortunately this is at the expense of any care whatsoever given to the quality of the accommodation. Easily the worst room I've ever stayed in. Mould on the walls, floor and ceiling which you could smell as soon as the door opened... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in double room, good air conditioning, brilliant value for money. Situated near all sorts of great tucker on the street, and more bars than you will need. Very helpful, and a little cinema attached to boot.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

You can't have a night club with loud music all night on the roof and expect to have people sleep there. The stairs in the hotel are big and wide and it allows the noise to travel into every room. I took the advise of the tuk tuk driver I told him I wanted a cheep hotel in a quiet... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Didn't stay here but great rooftop bar for casual drinks! Pool tables, nice lighting and really cheap drinks. Great vibe about the place and open to anyone (not just people in the hostel). $1 draft beer and cocktails from $2. Happy hour finishes at 9.

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Thank Amy D
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

Staff completely into their phones 24/7. You stay there waiting for attention but whatsapp messages and favebook are more important than you! Rooftop bar is nice but same atmosphere as downstairs. Choose something else, as Phnom Penh has plenty of options for you!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Didn't stay here, however, came for a night out on the rooftop and it was amazing! So much fun, super cheap and great service from the staff - should definitely go for a night of partying in Cambodia!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

It was a really friendly vibe, there is also a rooftop bar which is relaxed and "happy" friendly. The rooms were air conditioned and clean. Enjoyed the stay here. It's in a great location too, couple minutes walk from the food market and night market.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Decent ish hostel in the heart of Phnom Penh. Reasonably priced food with a good cinema next door. Slept in a 10 person dorm with no issues, fans were great and we even had a balcony. Wifi only worked downstairs and was pretty iffy on the rooftop bar (which has some pretty great views but also two very run-down pool... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

I wouldn't recommend staying here, the rooms and bathrooms are filthy, don't get cleaned and half of the toilets don't flush so everything is just left there to smell. However, the rooftop bar is a really nice place to chill and the food and shakes are so good, so I would recommend going to the rooftop bar but not actually... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Not a nice place to stay to be honest, toilets smelt and looked like they'd never been cleaned, dirty bed sheets, dirty floors. However if you do stay here I would recommend staying on the top bunk rather than the bottom, the fans and air con only hit the top and the bottoms sweaty and hot, none of the air... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
11 Happy Backpackers, With over 40 rooms and 75+ dorm beds and an amazing rooftop bar/restaurant we strive to be Cambodia's #1 Hostel. We aim for our guests to enjoy their stay to the fullest. We offer: - Super priced private rooms, dorms and big group stays - An amazing rooftop with 2 pool tables, 2 dart machines, beerpong table, great music, fresh air, safe environment, serve food and drink all day and night, friendly staff and the place to party. - Last year we opened our Movie House corporation with The Flicks 2, located on our ground floor we are playing blockbusters, docu's, Cambodian history and backpacking classic movies in our AIRCONDITIONED awesomeness MOVIE ROOM, RATED #1 ON TRIPADVISOR AT THINGS TO DO IN PHNOM PENH. - Visa, Tickets, Tours service, you name it, we have it! sharply price and our visa prices beat the embassy prices! -dorms with AC starting from 5$ a night, -private rooms w/bathroom starting from 8$ a night - a social envirement for you to meet fellow travellers and have a great stay! - most central location you can find! 5 minute walk from Riverside and 10 minute walk to Central Market, Royal Palace & National Museum. - big spacious dorms for tour-groups. more than 40 rooms and 75 dorm beds. Amazing rooftop bar with FREE pooltables, TV, Hammocks, drinking games, Awesome music, SAFE $ FRIENDLY and many more! We arrange visas and bus tickets with GUARENTEED LOWEST PRICE! Once you stay you wont want to leave. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 11 Happy Backpackers

Address: #87-89, St.136, Phnom Penh 12000, Cambodia
Location: Cambodia > Phnom Penh
Price Range: $10 - $11 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 60
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