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Central Backpackers Hostel II Reviews

11 Hang Manh Street, Hanoi, Vietnam

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83%

Rating
65 Total Reviews
  • 84%Value For Money
  • 84%Security
  • 89%Location
  • 92%Staff
  • 74%Atmosphere
  • 76%Cleanliness
  • 80%Facilities

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89%

If there were something to improve I would say cleaning could be more frequent and the computers next to the front desks should be fixed, two of them are not functioning fine. But other than that I would say this hostel is excellent!


100%

The location is great and near all the shops and attractions. I love staying there as it is my second time. Loved it and great staff help.

  • 15th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


69%

Had a private room. The room was a little rundown and dusty. Bathroom where clean. It was very loud from the street. Free coffee all day long and a nice atmosphere. Check that your deposit from hostelworld is correctly substracted from your bill.


80%

It is quite a nice hostel, the staff are really helpful. The free breakfast is basic. When we arrived they had booked our dorm beds out so upgraded us to a premier double for the same price which was nice!


74%

When we checked in there was no electric meaning we couldn't shower, cool down with aircon or charge our devices after 14 hours on the night bus. We were not told this upon check in. We asked to me moved to Central 1 ans the staff were very very helpful in assisting with this.


74%

Good value for money. Nice bathrooms. Rooms are a bit small and there is no elevator for the 6 floors. Good staff and located in a nice street with a lit of coffee and diner places. If you want to party, then I suggest you choose another hostel.


97%

Amazing staff! They are so helpful and kind. Really go out of their way to help you. The whole place is so organised and clean. The wifi is great. They just really know what they are doing and how to make people feel relaxed and happy. The location is great because it's in the middle of everything. This is definitely the more chilled, unparty hostel of the 3 which is fine though because you are near so many bars and restaurants. Highly recommend!


86%

Nice hostel, stayed at two locations of Central Backpackers. This one doesn't have a bar but the rooms are good. Beds are not too hard fortunately (in comparison to the Old Quarter one). Breakfast is free, wifi is good, staff is friendly and the location is good, close to almost everything so you can go there by foot. Free beer in the evenings at the other location (number one)!!


89%

Decent hostel that's close enough to the old quarter in Hanoi. Really great promotion for the free beer at 7 PM but most of the time it runs out after half an hour. Staff were very helpful and knowledgeable about the surroundings.


91%

Tony and the rest of the staff are awesome!


63%

We stayed for four nights for our last part of Vietnam. Located close enough to the Old Quarter, Lake. We didn't try the 'free beer' and didn't really see/know where this free beer was. Staff were helpful enough. Lockers were wardrobes. The door to the room let's too much light in so difficult to sleep, had to block with a towel and our bin wasn't emptied for thr four days we were there.


91%

Extremely friendly and helpful staff. Really nice toilets, haven't seen them so good in a SE Asia hostel! Really comfy beds too


71%

This hostel was alright, they have free breakfast. Not really much space in the common area and the cleanliness was ok.




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