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Mr.ZOOM Backpacker Hostel

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Air Conditioning
Smoking rooms available
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

We walked past and asked for the price to have our nails painted as we had had a bad mani/ pedi done a few days earlier and wanted polish that wasn’t sticky. We received a full manicure and pedicure (including heals) at half the price...More

Thank Brooke R
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

We did have fun during our full day kayaking/deep water solo, even tho our guide for the day was pretty unenthusiastic the all time. The all climbing thing felt a bit unsafe (quick and vague instructions, approximate approach), but we honestly didn't pay too much...More

Thank arashi22
Response from Dung N, Owner at Mr.ZOOM Backpacker HostelResponded August 23, 2017

I'm sorry that you were unsatisfied with your experience with my company. However, I must say that we are, in fact, licensed with the proper authorities in Vietnam, and we have the appropriate insurance policies. I wanted to correct those assertions made in this review....More

Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Didn't stay overnight, but would definitely recommend Viet, the travel agent here. He speaks perfect English, has a good sense of humour and as far as I can tell by booking a boattour and an overnight stay in one of the floating houses and my...More

1  Thank Carolin B
Reviewed May 31, 2017

I am a solo female traveller and am devastated by the handling of theft from my room in Mr Zoom’s hostel, and specifically the shady dealings of the manager Mr. Zoom himself. I had a private room in Mr. Zoom’s hostel and when I arrived...More

4  Thank Áine H
Reviewed May 27, 2017

I didnt stay, but I had a friend who did and she left after 1 night. I rented climbing equipment from Mr Zoom, it was a rope that was in my opinion unsafe. I told him and he said I must have damaged it and...More

2  Thank Callie259
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Amenities
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
$2 - $3 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#14 Budget Hotel in Cat Ba
#25 Quaint Hotel in Cat Ba
Room types
Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
$2 - $3 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#14 Budget Hotel in Cat Ba
#25 Quaint Hotel in Cat Ba
Room types
Smoking rooms available
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Traveler (18)
Room & Suite (4)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"Great budget hostel, particularly for climbers."
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"Some rooms at the back don't have a window so ask to see the room first. Although you might not like the..."
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