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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Love this place. It's so cheap, beds are comfy, free basic breakfast each day. Cheap beers. Friendly staff. Located near the party area but not so close that you can't sleep. Small dorms. Good wifi. What more could you want for $5.50

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and it was great value for money as it was $5 each in a great location, in a 6 bed dorm and it included breakfast. The staff were great to! I only marked them down a little because our air conditioning was leaking and creating a puddle on the floor by the bathroom and...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location was perfect...right next to the main strip in district 1...it is a bit further away from the main museums which seemed to be around district 3 but it is in walking distance. Excellent free breakfast provided, and when we arrived at 5aam off our night bus they gave us a room at no extra charge.

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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

This little isle of joyus plesure is right in the middle of ho chi minh. The free Breakfast is not much but good. The rooms are clean and the rooftop can make for some great nights. The party street is one block away if thats ur thing. All in all a great hostel when u want to stay for a...

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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights with a friend in a 6bed dorm. The rooms have working AC, the beds are very comfortable however there wad no hot water for us. For me it was no problem... The incl. Breakfast is a decent size and the location of the hostel is perfect. Walking distance to most things such as the...

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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I was stay at budget hostel for 14 days. I love the staff in here they are very friendly. The location very near from backpacker area and business area. The room is nice. I stayed at dorm. Recommended.

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New Zealand
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our time here, the staff were all friendly and I do love a good free breakfast! Stayed in 6 bed dorms and had a bathroom attached, for what we payed I can not fault the place at all. The location was central and convenient to get to lots of local attractions.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

The 6 bed dorm was nice. There was a locker for valuable things - bring your own lock though. The toilet was okay but only cold showers. The breakfast was plain but good enough. Perfect location, walking distance to main attractions in Ho Chi Minh. The staff was super sweet, friendly and helpfull with everything. A nice place for a...

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Really cool little hostel! Price was good and rooms are super comfy. The best part is the stuff fo' shaw. Always smiling and fun to hang out with. The breakfast is good and included in the price. 10/10 recommend!

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I reeeeeally enjoyed my visit here. Cheapest in the area, great location for all district one things, and the nicest folks around! Nice morning brekkie (free) and home cooked dinner if you arrange (was 70k/p and so worth it, loads of food). They welcomed me in even though it was early, helped book a bus, and let me stay until...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Budget Hostel is one of the most impressive hostels in backpacker areas, is conveniently located in the center of Ho Chi Minh City. Just 7 kilometers from Tan Son Nhat International Airport and steps away from bus station, the hostel is about 10 minutes walk to the famous Ben Thanh market and the main tourist areas of Saigon. Our Hostel features comfortable double rooms or dorms offering the perfect ambience for both concentrated work and undisturbed relaxation. With high quality furnishing and superior bedding collection, we are committed to be the trusted hostel for your trips. Our courteous and friendly staffs, We are working hard in order to bring to you the best quality of services and achieve your expectations. We are looking forward to welcoming and serving you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Budget Hostel

Address: 102/4 Cong Quynh Street, Pham Ngu Lao ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam (Formerly Saigon Zoom 3 Hostel)
Region: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: RM44 - RM84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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