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Phan Lan 2 Reviews

283/6 Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

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88%

Rating
536 Total Reviews
  • 87%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 95%Location
  • 94%Staff
  • 78%Atmosphere
  • 90%Cleanliness
  • 83%Facilities

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91%

Thanks for all your help. We had a great time at your hostel!


97%

We have no regrets booking this hotel. Mr. Van was always very helpful from the time we arrived up to the time we leave. He is like a temporary father while you are staying in his place. Just tell him what you want and he will do right away. We haven't had problems from our tours up to booking our buses. When you go exploring and come back to your room, everything is already clean and your clothes are even folded and things arranged. Breakfast was also good. Thank you so much Mr. Van.


97%

This hostel is amazing. The receptionist was extremely helpful and sweet. I lost my phone and she called many people to help me get it back. She also gave useful tips to foreigners- such as safe taxis and places to visit. They made a delicious free breakfast. She also arranged a taxi to the airport and walked us out to find it! the whole experience was a blessing. If I ever return to Vietnam I will definitely go back to Phan Lan 2

  • 11th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


89%

Great location. Very helpful staff who organised tour to Cu Chi tunnels and bus tickets to Cambodia. Even helped me out when I made a mistake with online booking for next hotel. Good value for money in HCM City.

  • 31st Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


94%

Right in the heart of backpacker Ho Chi Minh City. Very friendly and helpful staff. Nice small room, excellent value. Good wifi.


100%

cool place, nice location, kind and very helpful staff


77%

The location is really good and the hotel fine. Nothing special but a decand place to stay. Sometimes the staff was really helpful and sometimes not at all... But in the end We would go there again.

  • 18th Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


77%

Nice place cant complain for the money was clean and tidy


83%

The hotel staff were really lovely and happy to help. The hostel was located very close to the tourist strip but also near a lovely park which comes alive at night with the people of Ho Chi Minh City. Breakfast in the morning was wonderful! Open between 7-10am the cook would make what you requested from a menu - mostly vietnamese food but there were western options too.


91%

The owner of this homestay was super helpful and polite

  • 3rd Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)


94%

Very accommodating. The gentleman that runs it is one of the nicest owners i have ever met. Extremely helpful, goes above and beyond. Centrally located. Super duper clean. Skip the breakfast. Book your own taxi, cost us about $6 to get to airport but were charged $8, not a big deal, just a detail. Would highly recommend.


86%

Really lovely hostel in the middle of the main backpacking area of Ho Chi Minh City. The room was not a bad size and always cleaned. No social area so lends itself to being a small hotel as opposed to a hostel. Couldn't do enough for us and we enjoyed our time there. The stairs might be a challenge for some but your bags can be wiched up to your floor so you just need to get yourself up the stairs.


69%

Better shower needed!


83%

Friendly staff ( thanks, Hang!! ) , good location, good value for the money.


89%

Great little spot to stay, very very nice and helpful staff, booked a tour to Phnom Penh through them which was excellent. Would reccomend.


100%

great spot. id stay here again.


86%

Mekong Express travel to Phnom Penh is good but the Phnom Penh to SiemReap is not good. Bus travel speed is around 30 to 40 kph... Alot of bus overtake the Mekong Express Bus to SiemReap. Bus is so slow, aircon is bad and no wifi on board. The TNK travel is good... The CityTour which I forgot the name sucks. We didn't finish the whole day tour.


89%

Great location and very accomadating staff.


100%

This is a great hostel. as always, the staff, and fellow travelers is what makes a great hostel. Here, you will be given a nice breakfast, and good information and tours to choose. I fully recommend this hostel.


89%

We really enjoyed our stay here! We booked more nights & were shuffled around to different rooms and each was great. My only problem was that the last room we stayed in smelt a little musty/mouldy. The staff are AMAZING. They are so friendly and nice. They helped organize our Mekong tour and did our laundry. Breakfast was good, but simple. It is really close to the backpacker district and a 2 min walk from the bus station. Not too noisy either! Not a social hotel, no real hangout spots.


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