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East Timor Backpackers

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Avenida Almirante Americo Tomas | Mandarin, Dili, East Timor
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good38%
  • Average34%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
Jan 12, 2016
“This hostel has been closed down”
Dec 1, 2015
“Great enviroment!”
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Reviewed January 12, 2016

This hostel has been closed (9 January 2016). The management said that East Timor Backpackers will reopen in 4-5 months on a new location, and will have three dormitories and no private rooms. The new location is just around the corner from the current, but...More

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Reviewed December 1, 2015 via mobile

Amazing people run the place. Its a home away from home. The family are very courteous. Felt as though i was back with my family! The facilites and rooms are basic but kept well. The tais market is just around the corner. The backpackers is...More

Thank Lachie A
Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

I stayed in this hostel for several days and liked it. Situated on the main street, walking distance to the sea, simply great choice. The staff is very helpful and you get free tea and coffee in the kitchen. Would recommed to everyone.

1  Thank Marybee_DD
Reviewed September 11, 2015

The only one backpacker option listed in Dili... and even though it is not really great, it is always full (backpackers stay there as well as some NGO interns). Not super clean (but acceptable) and it smelt cigarette in rooms. The common area is nice...More

Thank Mikaket
Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

This hostel is the cheapest in Dili but not good. There are three normal beds in the dorm, the other 6 (3 bunk beds) are not worth calling a bed. I probably sleep better on the floor. Also the staff is not helpful and friendly....More

Thank Bart C
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Response from Martin A | Reviewed this property |
GOOGLE SEARCH East timor Backpackers and the email is there
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"try to have a single bed in the big dorm, the bunk beds are terrible!!!"
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"Do a private room."
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"You can choose between single and double private rooms and the dorm with several beds. Note that there is one..."
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"There are plenty of places to stay in Dili, but this is one of the cheapest and well worth your money. It has..."
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