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    Jolly Frog Backpackers

    28 soi China | Mae Nam Khwae, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
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    • Excellent17%
    • Very good37%
    • Average22%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible10%
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    1 - 5 of 182 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My husband & I stayed one night at Jolly Frog/Smiley Frog. It was the most affordable hostel we have stayed at yet on our trip, but was the nicest & best location. We stayed in a fan-cooled private room with a view of the courtyard...More

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    Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I have been staying here since November 2016. We'd been to Kachanaburi a number of times but didn't know about the Jolly Frog (now renamed Smily Frog) as it's set back and hidden from the main tourist strip. I heard that it...More

    Thank GrahamIGoodrich
    Reviewed July 11, 2017

    Got the first room when you enter the location. Which has a nice view on the river. But thats about it. The room had very bad to no WiFi. The ceiling is about to fall down because cats are running over it all night long....More

    Thank Philipp E
    Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

    This really supports the saying 'you get what you pay for'. I had the first room when you enter the grounds and my patio had a great view of a wall. Of course the gardens and river views are nice but opening my room door...More

    Thank Christina C
    Reviewed May 4, 2017

    the place is 90% frequented by people who are freely allowed to do drugs, smoking and getting dangerously drunk, everywhere, anytime. stealing is daily commonplace. the management prefers not to get involved, resulting that the place is actually run by drunkards and drug users. the...More

    Thank angkor232
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    Agnes T
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    Response from GrahamIGoodrich | Reviewed this property |
    Google The Smily Frog Hotel Kachanaburi Thailand The Hotel has changed its name from The Jolly Frog to the Smily Frog
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    "Raft rooms, cheap single rooms, bungalows around the garden"
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    "get rooms far from restaurant, the restaurant staff is not the most intelliget"
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    "Ladder/steps to first floor can be a little difficult"
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    "downstairs has private balconies, upstairs just a common walkway but also more light in the rooms..."
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