We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Barbara's Backpackers

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Quy Nhon
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Barbara\\
View Map
{"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

20 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 19: English reviews
Quy Nhon, Vietnam
Level Contributor
14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

The hostel is basic; the thinest mats and normal beds which are just screwed together to form bunk beds. the people are friendly as long as they want you to buy something. they have a machine to accept credit cards, but they didn't want to use it. i persisted, so they said, they have to call someone who can work... More 

Helpful?
Thank huesch2016
Turku, Finland
Level Contributor
14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

We arrived in Quy Nhon in the middle of the night and after night full of adventure (and sleeping in hotel in the middle of nowhere) we arrived at Barbara's Backpackers. I was really disappointed what I saw. A really crappy hostel without any spirit that it promised. Food was very mediocre at best and bit expensive. The saddest part... More 

Helpful?
Thank JuhiZZZ

Travelers are raving about these Quy Nhon hotels

Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

We went to Barbara's a couple of times while we were in Quy Nhon. The first time we'd just arrived and were in desperate need of both food and beer. Local beers v reasonably priced and we both ordered western food so expected to pay a little more than usual. Food was pretty good and service adequate. We returned the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ali R
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

First off, the 'bunk beds' were two beds which had been screwed together - unsafe. We all found dead bugs on top of our duvets. No locker for our bags and the door didn't lock. Vietnamese staff were kind but young man working was extremely surly

Helpful?
1 Thank Olivia B
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
49 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

was riding my bike along the beach today I noticed Barbara's so having read about it on Trip advisor I thought I would give it a try for lunch After sitting down for 10 minutes I went out the back to see if it was open after finding someone was told it was who pointed to a pile of menus... More 

Helpful?
Thank peter m
Level Contributor
150 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 via mobile

Cheap and cheerful, I felt well looked after here. Dorm beds are ok, just the one 6 bed dorm. $5 not including breakfast. Breakfast was yummy, western style available and inexpensive. And the beach is just across the road, excellence! Correct address is not nguyen, but 18? An Durong. Small issue with smoking in the inner area by staff. But... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kevin P
Kaunas, Lithuania
Level Contributor
28 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Well first the address is wrong. It's at 12 An Duong Vuong. It took me a while to find it. But when I arrived the gates were locked although it was just a bit past 10 pm. The biggest problem with a place that staff watched TV very loud. I was very tired and, hence it didn't bother me in... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank P0vi
Maleny Qld
Level Contributor
48 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We didn't stay here but oddly enough met a person from our small town who was staying and was happy with it. We had a cheap feed - mine was Vietnamese and good, my partner tried the pizza, which certainly wasn't what you would expect in a Western country. Beer starts at 50c for the local brew. I also did... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank dickmaleny
Level Contributor
27 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

We didn't stay here just ate at the restaurant, the food was tasty and cheap but small portions and pretty basic. The staff weren't very friendly and the area you sit and eat in is pretty dank with a lot of dust! we kept being asked if we wanted to buy a tour / day trip etc and were only... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Mel D
London
Level Contributor
101 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

We didn't stay here, but we enjoyed plenty of meals here as it's a great spot for breakfast and or dinner. The menu is western, but if you are craving some fish and chips, good sandwiches etc it is great comfort food and finally somewhere that knows how to make a decent coffee. Starting the day with a plunger of... More 

Helpful?
Thank pastygringo
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

2 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Quy Nhon hotels
0.0 mi away
Sunflowers Hotel
Sunflowers Hotel
#4 of 10 in Quy Nhon
3.5 of 5 stars 43 reviews
0.1 mi away
Saigon Quy Nhon Hotel
Saigon Quy Nhon Hotel
#5 of 10 in Quy Nhon
3.5 of 5 stars 97 reviews
1.5 mi away
Seagull Hotel
Seagull Hotel
#2 of 10 in Quy Nhon
4.0 of 5 stars 247 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.2 mi away
Muong Thanh Quy Nhon Hotel
Muong Thanh Quy Nhon Hotel
#7 of 10 in Quy Nhon
3.5 of 5 stars 28 reviews
5.9 mi away
Big Tree Backpackers and Bistro
1.0 mi away
Thanh Linh Hotel 2
Thanh Linh Hotel 2
#2 of 28 in Quy Nhon
4.0 of 5 stars 15 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
Things to do
  • Restaurant

Additional Information about Barbara's Backpackers

Address: 18 Nguyen Hue Street, Quy Nhon, Vietnam
Location: Vietnam > Binh Dinh Province > Quy Nhon
Number of rooms: 15
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing