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    Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The Original

    48 Ngo Huyen Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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    Reviewed 4 April 2015

    Stayed 2 nights here. It's lots of fun! Bed was comfy, brekkie is amazing, the noise wasn't bad for a 'party' hostel, and the pub crawl that was organised by the hostel was great too! The room was a really good price for the location....More

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    Response from James V, Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 20 April 2015

    Hi there We appreciate you taking the time to write a review for us. We are happy you enjoyed your stay. Thanks.

    Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

    Stayed in a private en suite for the nights. Accomdation comes with a free breakfast a few options on the menu very tasty. Facilities were clean and staff could answer any question answered were more than happy to help were they could . Free walking...More

    Thank JNkh0ma
    Response from James V, Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 4 April 2015

    Hi there Thanks for your recent review, we are glad you had a good stay with us & we appreciate your feedback. We do hope you enjoy the rest of your travels. Thanks again.

    Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

    This was our first stop backpacking through Vietnam and I can say I was so relieved to leave the backpackers hostel in hanoi, the staff are all about forced fun and on the whole don't know much about what they're doing apart from 'going to...More

    1  Thank Eleanor F
    Response from James V, Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 4 April 2015

    Hi Eleanor Thanks for taking the time to review our hostel, we appreciate your feedback & we do hope you enjoy the rest of your travels.

    Reviewed 31 March 2015

    Prior to arriving in Vietnam, all we'd heard about Hanoi was the Bagpackers Hostel. It did not disappoint. There's so much to do in the North of Vietnam, so we basically used the Original Hostel as our base. Bar crawls every night and secure rooms,...More

    Thank SurveyorDave93
    Response from James V, Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 1 April 2015

    Hi Dave We appreciate you taking the time to write a review of our hostels. It sounds like you had a great time with us & please feel free to visit us again. We hope the rest of your travel experiences go well. Thanks again...More

    Reviewed 31 March 2015

    The best hostel I have stayed at since I started my travels back in December . Always got a great welcoming from the manager ally she was always there to help and give advise if needed . Big thank you to Kirsty who booked me...More

    Thank Kerriejarvie1234
    Response from James V, Manager at Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - The OriginalResponded 1 April 2015

    Hi Kerrie Wow what a great review, we are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us at The Original Hostel & the services we offer. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review & we do hope you will come back &...More

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    Response from CarmenCarla111 | Reviewed this property |
    I did the Castaways trip it was amazing! The staff there give you a full run down on the trips and the quality of trips offered are among the best in the country as they are a western run company by western standards. A kiwi... More
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    Response from nick d | Reviewed this property |
    Yeh you can they have a secure room you can store all your bags
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    Response from James V | Property representative |
    Hi There, We have a 24 hour reception at our Hanoi Hostels so Please make your way there and they will be able to help you. The address of our Downtown Hostel is number 9 Ma May Street. Thanks
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