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SpicyTao Backpackers

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  • Excellent52%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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All reviewsspicy taoa great place to meetfree breakfastnice common areaair consocial hostelsocial aspectmet great peoplefavourite hostelbig tvsolo travellerenjoyed my stayrooms are basicstayed longera lot of noisethree nightsthe main strip
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Reviewed March 22, 2016

we booked 4 nights in dorm rooms with aircon, clean and comfortable, nice common area with hammock, big table to share a beer or breakfast 10 min walk from the center and cheap place nice team but maybe smile more

Thank TiBoune
Reviewed March 19, 2016

The common area is fantastic and is a great way to meet people and very comfy to kick back and chill for the day! Breakfast was just basic toast but it was free so who cares! Staff were lovely and helpful! Downside was the rooms...More

Thank Laura P
Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

So i stayed in Spicy for four nights altogether, now if you are looking for cheap and cheerful then this is definitely the place for you. The common area is awesome and staff are friendly!! However, The toilet was backed up most of my stay...More

Thank Rachel F
Reviewed March 12, 2016

I stayed at SpicyTao on and off for about two weeks during my time on Koh Tao and was not disappointed. The rooms are basic but kept up well enough. The bathrooms are even more basic, but hey - it's an island in Thailand and...More

Thank brightbackpack
Reviewed March 11, 2016

I didn't stay here but I had two friends who did so I spent some time there. It is a little bit out of the way, but if you have a motorbike it's no problem. It wouldn't have the nice relaxed atmosphere and good scenery...More

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"Stay somewhere else"
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"Dorms closest to the lounge area have WiFi. Dorm F was my preferred (windows, quiet, cleaner)"
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