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Vientiane Backpackers Hostel

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

This place is very good location , have great atmosphere , friendly staff and helpful , laundry service and visa service , you can rent bicycle or motobike at here , the room so big and clean , batbroom clean with hot shower , Hight recommended !

Thank Kim N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't go there. The place is infected with bed bugs. The only things which is good is the location, the cheap price and the breakfast. But for that price you can find something definitely better as the common area is creepy and there are only two toilets (dirty) for all the people...

Thank Charline B
Dirmstein, Germany
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We arrived really early with the sleeper bus from Phonsavan and were glad that the hostel has a 24 hour desk service and it was really nice of them to let us in the dorms so early at 6:30 am so we could get some sleep. The sheets are clean and changed after every guest...actually saw them do it;) the...

Thank chiaragloria
Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night in the dorm because Lonely Planet recommended it. Showers and toilets not great. Beds are uncomfortable, room dirty, and staff comes in at 8 am to turn the AC off and left the door wide open waking everyone up. Plus side, it's cheap (same price as most other dorms in Vientiane), and every bunk has a power...

Thank Cailen M
Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Vientiane is often passed by many travelers - However from my multiple visits it is one of the coolest Asian capital cities - Very compact easy to get around on foot or short Tuk-Tuk rides - The 'Buddha Sculpture Park" out side the city is a must see for any traveler - The Hostel itself is clean well run -...

Thank seekingmoose
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent location , just 5 minutes away the river and surrounded of lot of restaurants, laundry service, bus ticket and visa service also , very good value for stay here , rooms are clean , showers and bathroom are clean , the staff were so nice that everything was perfect, free computers and breakfast included. Will recommend this place to...

Thank Robin W
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this place for 3 nights, the dorm room was clean with air condition and Wi-Fi in the room , showers and toilet were all very clean , there are also a small breakfast included in the price , i will definitely stay here again the next time and will recommend Vientiane Backpacker hostel to everyone .

Thank Photuan V
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend this place to anyone visiting Vientiane , this was our first visit to Laos , fells like a grand home rather than a hostel , the staff was helpful and nothing is a problem , the room and the bathroom were clean , wifi worked , the bed very comfotable , good to sleep , bicycle and...

Thank Nghia H
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I'm stayed here only 1 night , really nice hostel , the beds are comfortable, the staff very funny and helpful , great atmosphere nearby night market and Mekong river, the breakfast is free with coffee and tea ( basic but enough in the morning) , will stay here again

Thank คุณชายไหม ล
Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We spent here 2nights in the dorm ,shower and toilet were all very clean and air coned.there is also a small breakfast included in the price.it's very close to the Mekong and night market so there's is actually nothing bad to say about this hostel

Thank Co234

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vientiane Backpackers is a modern, clean and friendly hostel which is ideally located in the centre of the Lao Capital, Vientiane. Close by is the scenic Mekong River aswell as restaraunts, cafe's and a small number of bars. Next door is the Vaimiay Temple and good local transport links as well as various travel agents. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vientiane Backpackers Hostel

Address: 13 Norkeokoummarn Road | Ban Mixay, Vientiane 856, Laos
Region: Laos > Vientiane Province > Vientiane
Price Range: RM45 - RM58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“The dorm beds at the back of the room by the window provide the most air & privacy”
 of 5 bubbles seekingmoose, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Very clean and cheap”
 of 5 bubbles Co234, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“bring mosquito protection”
 of 5 bubbles Thmswalsh, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
“In the tiger room you can still get wifi from downstairs”
 of 5 bubbles AshleeD587, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Basic, Cheap, and Clean dorms.”
 of 5 bubbles BoulevardBrowser, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
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