Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

Hello and Welcome to Dormsin Koh Phi Phi, We are Frank (French Canadian) & Jason (UK). We’ve both lived and worked on Phi Phi, on and off, since 2011/12 (and have we seen some crazy, messed up stuff) we are backpacker friends who turned a holiday into an idea that turned into Dormsin…

Frank speaks French Canadian, French (Tabernacley different), Spanish, a little Fijian and is currently learning German...Jason, on the other hand, mumbles in English, although does have excellent mime skills.

When you book with us at Dormsin you are, not just, staying at Phi Phi’s best reviewed hostel, you are also getting the inside line to all our contacts (drinking partners), the island’s local people information (basically gossip) and real money discounts. (actually, this is true)

Dormsin is Phi Phi’s Original and Most Stylish Pod Hostel. With 18 pod beds set in ‘one grand room’(truc_m085019. 2018) with Stylish, Trendy décor and seating throughout.

Each of our Pods has full privacy, as well as a light, plug point, shelf, four hooks and a hands-free extremely bendable (A.I killer robot arm from the future*) to watch phones and tablets on.

All our linen is 100% Cotton, we also have hypo-allergenic pillows too (what was the world like before such inventions...truly savage dark times).
With our 24 cm thick spring mattresses, we think, this makes us the smartest, comfiest, most kitted out pods on the Island...we think you will too think that we thought about the thing you will think. Clear...Good. Moving on.

User warning:
When you spend the night in our comfy, quiet and darkened ‘womb-like’ pod (not a wet squishy sack) you are literally bordering on sensory deprivation. So, don’t do what one guy did...put on a blindfold and ear plugs inside his pod...he overslept and missed his dive by 5 hours...and watching him emerge dazed and confused, once we finally stopped laughing, we managed to pull a few strings and once the dive shop manager had stopped laughing, our customer did indeed dive the next day.

Introducing our ‘Boudoir' an area designed specifically for getting ready to go out, because as our friend said 'I do like a place to put my face on’...and it’s true, he really does.

Our Bathrooms are new, Stylish décor, with rainfall showers (Not Property Agent speak for 'hole in the roof' ) and amazing opening, closing and re-opening DOORS...which Frank made.
Trendy textured wall tiles that look...trendy and feel…textured. (and were a bugger to put up)


BIG storage lockers, (bring a padlock)
Three hot showers, obviously.
Free water, tea and coffee all day, (and hot chocolate when it rains) not so obviously. 
Quality Book Swap...we do not except swaps, for example, of a 3 page leaflet on Thai table manners for Shantaram. Capiche?
Staring into mirrors
Not staining sheets
TV series & Movies etc
.We don’t know why we bothered writing this personal Opus (look it up) nobody reads this far anyway, You’ll read half the intro and then go straight to reviews and photos. (Ok we do realise the irony in asking a question, with a proposition, that states nobody is reading the question)
So, if you are reading this, man you must be bored, but if you are, put the words free drink in the special requests option and when you book, your reading diligence/boredom threshold will be rewarded. We will also get an idea how many of you have read this far down…..empirically sciencey!

There is a reason we did not use capitals or speech marks or any other way of highlighting the words free drink (we are mentioning this it too many times) to camouflage the words and fool the people who are just speed scanning all this nonsense and their ‘party brain’ (neurologically proven term) picks up on the words free drink (Ssssssssh, ffs that’s three times now) and honed in. Hopefully, you found it through curiosity, captivation or even confinement. (ok this is a literation stretch, granted, but it holds just keep reading, you've come so far, your nearly there!)

To you ‘Party brain' people you should probably consider staying at a party hostel, we understand they offer free 'sand in your bed skin exfoliation process', wipe down mattress and vibrating beds that harness the awesome power of room shaking bass all night.

See you soon

Frank & Jason

*A.I killer robot arms from the future, may not be included. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.2

  • Security 9.3

  • Location 9.8

  • Staff 9.9

  • Atmosphere 8.8

  • Cleanliness 8.0

  • Facilities 7.7

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    08 Apr 2019
    Jason (who owns the hostle) was beyond helpful. He is English and knows the island off the back of his hand, so if you haven’t visited before I would highly recommend just on Jason’s knowledge alone. The hostle is ideal, a bed, shower and toilets. It is a very sociable hostle if you want it to be or it a great place to just have a bed as it’s bang in the centre of Phi Phi. If this is your first time DO stay here
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    04 Apr 2019
    Jason & Frank are super friendly and welcoming. They can tell you anything and everything you need to know about the Island, eating, drinking and things to do. Big space to lock away your bag, comfy mattresses and decent clean showers! Oh and you can refill your water bottles for free, less plastic! 100% would recommend 😃
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7


    20 Mar 2019
    Frank and Jason really make it with their knowledge and 'go to all lengths' attitude. Will be staying there again next time I'm on Koh Phi Phi. Cheers Legends!!!
    Australia, Male, 18-24
  • 9.1


    05 Apr 2019
    Beds and a bathroom! Simple spot, all you need for Phi Phi. Jason and Frank are extremely helpful and very friendly. Recommended
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1


    16 Mar 2019
    Was such a Nice Place i Love Frank and Jason they are the best! Big dorms but very quiet you can meet a lot of people!! Showers are fine (toilet showers) really new hostel 5 minutes to the beach :) stayed 4 nights!!
    Germany, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    20 Mar 2019
    Great location, Frank is incredibly friendly and tells you all about the area, where to eat, where to watch the sunset, what boat trips there are, where to go diving... the athmosphere was nice and the facilities were good. Overall I had a very positive experience
    Italy, Female, 18-24
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    18 Mar 2019
    Rebecca is great and welcoming, gives you recommendations for restaurants and bars. Bunks are nice and private and has your own tablet/phone holder and charging point. Bathrooms don’t have ventilation so a bit on the smelly side. Still on the centre of it all but away from the beach noise to get a good sleep.
    England, Couple, 25-30
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    26 Mar 2019
    Dormsin was alright. My buddy and I came to Phi Phi for other things. Staff was helpful with questions, but not always readily available. Not the best for meeting people either since there isn't a lobby. Water wasn't working well on the 2nd floor dorms, so would maybe ask before picking a room. Think a product of the season. Beds were cubbies which was harder in the heat, but private. Good sized lockers (bring own lock), free drinking water. Location is away from party beach so quiet at night.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    19 Mar 2019
    The staff are absolute sweethearts here but it was just too compact/ claustrophobic for me in the dorm. The bed was rock hard- the hardest bed I’ve slept on so far, also this was the most expensive hostel I’ve stayed in in thailand and I do think it is overpriced. Regret going to phi phi as it seems to be just one big party!
    Scotland, Female, 25-30
  • 6.9


    11 Apr 2019
    Way too small, tight space, no common area to socialize in, bathrooms were terrible and beds were super uncomfortable. Staff were great and it was clean. Frank was super helpful and was a wealth of knowledge when it came to what to do or see.
    Canada, Female, 31-40
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Wake-up calls
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games