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Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

So after royally f'ing up mine and my friends reservation ( I booked the wrong days) I was so grateful for the staff at DeeJais specifically Rob (long beard) who was so amazing and helped sort us a room for the 3 days I had intended,despite it being one of the busiest times of the year. So refreshing to have...

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Eltham, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A bed overseas. That's pretty much all this place was. Would be a great social place to meet people and socialise if that's what you are looking for. I heard a lot about bed bugs, I was lucky enough not to have any in my bunk but they were pretty much in every other bed. Was noisy till late, but...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is gross!!! I had been staying in shared rooms for over a week and all I wanted was to finally have my own room for at least one night so I picked this place to do so! (650 B for a private room with air conditioning- kind of pricey if you ask me). I get there and the...

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for years as it it exactly what it says on the tin. The rooms are a good price and just as you'd expect from a hostel, clean, comfortable and cheap. They don't have the giant dorm rooms you'd see elsewhere which really adds to the value. The pool is recent but really adds to the charm, really...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Perfectly okay place to stay, but nothing more. Very nice and helpful staff and you get access to a pool down the street. Breakfast not included, and it was quite expensive to stay there. A lot of noise at night, really bad bathrooms (toilet seat not attached to toilet and gross showers).

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Great party hostel. Ignore the negative reviews people love a moan - snore off! If your looking to meet people and have a good time then this is the place for you. Dorms are basic but for 150 bht a night it's what you'd expect and how long are you actually in them anyway!? The pool is lovely and serves...

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1Thank Hannah B
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I have never stayed anywhere closer to hell. We stayed here for a recording breaking hour before moving to a different hostel. Immediately when we arrived in our room we were shocked by how it resembled nothing more than a prison cell. First thing we did was check for bed bugs by lifting the mattress and the beds were infested....

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5Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great hostel for meeting people and finding more travel pals. There is a bar and pool down the road which is part of the hostel and we spent every night there to start off, great atmosphere and rooms are good for the price.

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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This would be a great hostel if the septic system worked, the toilets piping is pushing water underneath the tiles in the bathroom so when you flush the toilet feces and urine contaminated water rises up through the floor between the tiles. the staff here are just OK ; they are very strict with the rules here and are very...

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1Thank Monkey J
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here in January 2017. Initially booked only one night but when we arrived we said we would book the second as the reception looked nice and clean. We arrived up to the room and were disappointed, rooms are pokey and smell damp. I think this was down to the bathroom in the room having poor drainage and the extractor...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Deejai Backpackers

Address: 193 / 1 - 2 Ratchamanka Road, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Chiang Mai Province > Chiang Mai
Price Range: RM44 - RM75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 40
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All are loud, but choose a dorm if you can as they are more sociable.”
GDeRienzo, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Don't get basic (it has no air con)”
romi1331, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Shared room is a great idea to meet new people, and don't worry, mostly only nice backpackers come to deejai.”
Harispuru, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go AC - it's always worth the extra few baht!”
cityscraper, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Just take the AC ones if you want cleaner rooms”
IamRuchir, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
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