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Cat Ba Hostel

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Very nice and cheap hostel. Good size of room and all services in good condition. Great staff wit Europeans volountaries that make communication easy and the atmosphere is great!! Recommended for backpackers and travelers..good location and good prices for tours etc..

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Reviewed 11 February 2017

Great for the budget backpacker, since rooms are very cheap. Beds and bathroom are basic but all you would need. Sheets had a bit of a chemical smell to them. One staff member was annoyed with me that I booked a tour that was not the one they organized. Other than that, great value!

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed on the third floor, nice quiet room with bathroom for $6. We ended up extending our stay due to cat ba's lovely weather and quieter atmosphere. We were very lucky to have josh and Meryl stand in for the owner over Tet, they looked after the place very well. Would stay again

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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We found this as the cheapest hostel in Cat ba and gave it a go. Extremely cheap at 50000vnd for a night in an 8 bed dorm. It had everything you needed. They offered excursions, bike rental and buses to various places. We did the Halong Bay tour which was good value. The woman receptionist was very nice, the owner...

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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

This hostel is cheap and good You can get the cheapest trips and deals through this hostel The rooms are clean and the atmosphere is chilled Staff and super friendly and willing to help and most importantly "they speak english" I stayed here for 5 days so far and I'm spending a total of 10 days here! You definitely get...

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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed at cat Ba hostel for 4 nights in their dorm. The room and bathroom were clean and had a hot shower, and the beds were comfy. They did have the weird plastic wrap around the mattresses, which can be a little annoying I guess. The hostel is a little bit of a walk up the hill, but it's...

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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I booked in advance. For 5 dollar you can get a private room (1-4 persons). Airconditioning, fan, good hot showers, lots of ventilation. In the lobby you can chill and meet other travelers (they also have a dorm). The owner is a bit of a strange karakter. Sometimes he might seem impolite or frustrated but he is a direct guy....

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Brno, Jihomoravsky Kraj, Czech Republic
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Very cheap and clean hostel providing everything you need, together with motorbike and nice boat tours. Good availability and nice staff. Pěkný a čistý hostel se vším co potřebujete, s možností půjčit si motorku a vybrat si plavbu lodí. Velmi dobrá dostupnost a ochotný personál.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

I stayed in the dorm for about a week and it was really nice. The room are clean and price is more than fair ! I also did most of the tour, they are cheap and it's a good quality for the price you pay.

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

While "out of the way" in terms of other hostels (aka 200 meters from the harbor road) Cat Ba hostel was a great place to stay! Cheap and clean dorms with fans and AC. Booked the "Kayaking boat tour" through them for a slightly cheaper price than others.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cat Ba, the most beautiful and the largest one in the archipelago of 1969 islands, is a natural world heritage amid the Ha Long Bay and was recognized by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve on April 1, 2005. Lying about 60km northeast of Hai Phong city, Catba is awarded by nature primeval beauty with mountains, hills, seashore, forest and caves. All of them create wonderful and charming scenery.Standing in the tourist center of Cat Ba, the catbahostel , thanks to its favourable location, has a magnificent architecture with a leading diversified system of service of the island that always attracts tourists. With 15 standard , equipped with up-to-date facilities (such as a system of international telephone, a TV network with more than 20 channels transmitted via satellite, air conditioners, free Wi-Fi and comfortable bathrooms, the Catbahostel is always a reliable address for tourists when they come and stay in Catba. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cat Ba Hostel

Address: 160 Nui Ngoc street, Cat Ba 35000, Vietnam
Region: Vietnam > Cat Ba
Price Range: RM66 - RM173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“Single room have two big beds”
 of 5 bubbles 327antoinet, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Awesome location and nice staff. Ask for anything, they are always willing to help”
 of 5 bubbles SaraCallejas, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“$2 dorm! AC, Fan, Good wifi”
 of 5 bubbles 806kanek, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Basic dormitory with 8 beds : simple but clean and cheap.”
 of 5 bubbles VanessCe, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Dorm 303 was nice”
 of 5 bubbles yvesg53, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
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