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160 Nui Ngoc street, Cat Ba 35000 Vietnam See on map
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Air Conditioning
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All reviews private room the owner hot shower cheap price day tour other travelers stayed here for nights the main strip rooms are clean national park enjoyed my stay other guests recommend staying here sea front off season dorm tours
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

This was the worst hostel I stayed in all vietname. Not nice people, unconfortable beds, very small rooms, and is very cheap but don t offer breackfeast. So there is nothing good about this hostel. Choose one that offer breackfeast, it will compensate.

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Stayed one night at this place and it was just okay. Nothing special to say about it... At the far end of the streets from the pier, it was a bit exhausting to reach it with our bags. Staff is okay. Room was clean.

Date of stay: June 2018
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Reviewed June 28, 2018

Although the host was trying to assist us with booking our day bookings the hotel/hostel unfortunately let him down. I suppose he might be the owner and is trying his best but the bathroom was a nightmare. No pipe fitting on the basin, your toothpaste...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank JoeyShort
Reviewed June 25, 2018

No water from the shower and no hot water. Always need to ask the man at the reception when you come in to turn on the switch...when using the shower and flushing the toilet, it smells the sewer. The hostel is very old, not well...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Miguel_madrid_2018
Reviewed June 9, 2018

I arrived to Cat Ba Hostel after a long 4 hour journey from Hanoi only to find out that the owner had "double booked" me for 2 of the 3 nights in my reservation. I was forced to walk around Cat Ba that evening to...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Cat Ba, the most beautiful and the largest one in the archipelago of 1969 islands, is a natural world heritage amid the Ha Long Bay and was recognized by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve on April 1, 2005. More Lying about 60km northeast of Hai Phong city, Catba is awarded by nature primeval beauty with mountains, hills, seashore, forest and caves. All of them create wonderful and charming scenery.Standing in the tourist center of Cat Ba, the catbahostel , thanks to its favourable location, has a magnificent architecture with a leading diversified system of service of the island that always attracts tourists. With 15 standard , equipped with up-to-date facilities (such as a system of international telephone, a TV network with more than 20 channels transmitted via satellite, air conditioners, free Wi-Fi and comfortable bathrooms, the Catbahostel is always a reliable address for tourists when they come and stay in Catba. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
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Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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$10 - $12 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Vietnam > Cat Ba
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
$10 - $12 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Vietnam > Cat Ba
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"Single room have two big beds"
Nov 14, 2016
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"Awesome location and nice staff. Ask for anything, they are always willing to help"
Apr 17, 2016
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"$2 dorm! AC, Fan, Good wifi"
Feb 15, 2016
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"Basic dormitory with 8 beds : simple but clean and cheap."
Oct 21, 2015
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