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8.8
Fabulous 1335 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 9.1
  • Security 8.5
  • Location 8.3
  • Staff 9.1
  • Atmosphere 9.7
  • Cleanliness 8.4
  • Facilities 8.8
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8.8
Fabulous 1335 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 9.1
  • Security 8.5
  • Location 8.3
  • Staff 9.1
  • Atmosphere 9.7
  • Cleanliness 8.4
  • Facilities 8.8

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  • Anonymous
  • Netherlands, Male, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 5 reviews
19th Feb 2017
8.3

Great hostel, loved the atmosphere!

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 6.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Denmark, Female, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 6 reviews
17th Feb 2017
8.6

Nice hostel, good value for money. There is big difference on the staff working here. Dorm rooms, showers and toilets are very basic, but fair for the cheap price. Nice common room, with good social atmosphere, great place to meet new people!

    • 10.0Value For Money
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    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 6.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • England, Female, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
9th Feb 2017
9.7

Absolutely brilliant! So hospitable and helpful and I had the time of my life, met so many friends. Would highly recommend!!

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
1st Feb 2017
8.3

This place is great for meeting other travelers. They organize fun outings every day, and they will help you make arrangements to rent a scooter, travel to Pai, stay in Pai, etc. I wish they would just put a few more cushions in the main common area because the seating isn't very comfortable. But it's great for hanging out around the big table before heading out for the night. The fun people make up for the horrible beds.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • allymitch86
  • England, Female, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
28th Jan 2017
10.0

Had such a lovely time! The grumpy Canadian and the enthusiastic American were very entertaining and even tended to my wounds when I face planted the street. Made all the friends and had all the fun! Would definitely recommend to anyone, unless they were a hermit.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • USA, Female, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
28th Jan 2017
9.1

Great space! Really friendly, personable staff that do their best to engage guests. Also a wonderful space to meet people and make friend within, as the hostel plans daily group activities that you can take part in.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 6.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Australia, Female, 18-24
  • Avid Traveller
  • 13 reviews
25th Jan 2017
9.7

Spicythai is the best hostel in Chiang Mai! The staff are amazing - laid back, helpful and friendly, and they organise events to make sure that you get to see everything that's good in Chiang Mai. Shout out to Brian for listening to my drunk wish to go to catmosphere and for actually taking us there the next day, thank you Brian! ^_^ There's also a perfect balance between being able to go out or to just chill and watch a movie if you want a night in. This is definitely the place to stay!

    • 10.0Value For Money
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    • 8.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Germany, Female, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 8 reviews
25th Jan 2017
6.6

It's a very social hostel, they organise many activities during the day and in the evening. You should definitely go and see the cabaret show. It tends to get really noisy during the night. Cleanliness should improve as well especially in the upper bathroom and in the toilets.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 6.0Security
    • 6.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 6.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 6.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Switzerland, Male, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 4 reviews
22nd Jan 2017
10.0

One of the best atmosphere I've ever experienxed in hostels. The hostel is situated in the centre of Chiang Mai but about 100 m away from the street and has got a small garden with hammocks. Events during day and night are organized every day, as a solo traveller you won't have any problems to socialise. The rooms and showers are not the most modern ones but clean and have got everything you need. Also the staff is amazing, especially Brian who organized all the parties ;)

    • 10.0Value For Money
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    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • England, Male, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
17th Jan 2017
8.9

Good social atmosphere, all the facilities for home comfort, just one rude and nasty staff member (not Brian, Brian was cool).

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 4.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
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