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The staff were lovely, very helpful with suggestions of what to do in the city. Suggested good places to grab dinner. The street had so many quality places to eat, and for a very cheap price. Very clean and comfortable stay
Wonderful room in the heart of backpackers district. Great view from 3rd floor balcony. Friendly and helpful family living on ground floor so security is 100%. It's tucked away on a small side alley that has loads of good street food and cheap smoothies! This is our second time staying here and we will absolutely come back again. Not a hostel for partying and meeting new people but fantastic for resting and re-cooperating between adventures
Rooms have AC and mini fridge, which were so needed when rolling off the plane from England in Vietnam summer. It's a family run place, all the family are so helpful + nice, and give good advice about the area + travelling. WiFi isn't amazing, but good enough for email and messaging.
- Novice Nomad
- Couple, 18-24
- (1 review)
Staying here was a great experience. The owners were very helpful and provided us with a map and plenty of advice on how to enjoy the area as well on staying safe. The room was very clean, the bed was comfortable and the AC strong! To get in you had to walk past the staff and family so security was not an issue at all, also at night the outside door was locked and you had to ring a doorbell. The only downside was that it felt like you were walking through their living room when you entered.
Great staff, nice clean private room with a/c and TV. Location can be a bit confusing at first. Look for alley marked 241 which is a few storefronts down from ABC Bakery right next to a fruit juice shop. Turn into alley and walk 30 meters and hostel will be first door into alley on your left. This is run by a very nice family and it's not a party hostel. But it's only about 100 meters from Bui Vien street which is the backpacker mecca and great for night life. Laundry and street food nearby.
Phuong and her family are absolutely lovely people! Every time we got back we had a nice little chat about our day and our plans, they were very helpful and not constantly trying to sell their tours, but simply showing us the best way. The room was nice with fan and AC, every day our bed was made and fresh towels. Warm shower, but cold was nicer most of the time. Only detail that maybe missed was a shower curtain, it would make showering more comfortable. Other than that, perfect! Thanks again!
Our stay at Ly Loan was a very nice surprise. Just booked it randomly and it was so nice. The family who owns the place is living in the first floor. They are very nice and helpful. Phuong was trying to help us and give advice all the time. She showed us the way to cu chi by the local bus and booked a mekong tour for us. The location is perfect. It is in the middle of District 1 and you can walk around there easily. We felt very comfortable and I would stay here every time again.
This is a great family-run guesthouse in an excellent location. The room was spotless and spacious. For the city, the price is excellent and they give great advice on local cheap restaurants or anything else you are looking for. Highly recommended!