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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. 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.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

***Property Policies and Conditions***
1) 7 days advance notice for free cancellation.
2) Our check out time is before 11am and check in time is after 2pm.
3) We accept cash or Card payments.
4) Passports & Visas must be presented upon check in as part of Vietnam Immigration Law.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School 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.


The Prince of Whales Hostel & Bar

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

At The Prince of Whales Hostel & Bar, you will be within steps of popular attractions, including the “notorious” town of the backpackers (1 minute), the renowned Ben Thanh Market (5 minutes) and the hustle and bustle Chinatown’s Great Market (10 minutes).

If it’s not the comfortable beds with great air conditioning, hot and cold shower at the property after a long day outdoors, it’s certainly the great food and drinks as well as the astounding services provided by professional staff that you will fall in love for.

Complimentary free Wi-Fi is available on site to keep you connected. There is luggage storage and coffee/tea in a common area.

***Property Policies & Conditions:
1. Cancellation Policy: 2 days before arrival.
2. Check in from 14:00 to 22:00.
- Passport & Visa must be presented at the reception as part of Vietnam Immigration Law.
3. Check out before 11:00.
4. Payment upon arrival by cash and credit card.
- Extra 3% surcharge is applied when using credit card.
5. Taxes: included.
6. Breakfast: included.
7. No curfew.
8. Strictly no smoking in rooms, but smoking area (Rooftop Bar) is provided.
9. Reception Working Hours: from 06:30 to 22:30.
10. Age Restriction: The minimum age to check is over 16. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.9

  • Security 9.2

  • Location 9.7

  • Staff 9.2

  • Atmosphere 7.5

  • Cleanliness 8.0

  • Facilities 7.8

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    18 Aug 2019
    Great locality, value for money, definitely will come back
    Malaysia, Male, 41+
  • 10.0


    14 Aug 2019
    I stayed here for one night before departing for another city, great walking distance to bus stops. service was great, it's quiet because it's in a private neighborhood, but just couple steps, you're in the very central area. Will be back next time I'm back in Saigon!
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    14 Aug 2019
    Great location, great service for the price! the staffs were super friendly and professional. Booking online was easy!
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    11 Aug 2019
    Have a good time, very good location with friendly and helpful staff. A clean and tidy room, the beds are comfy. Good value for the price.
    Australia, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0


    11 Aug 2019
    Nice hostel with friendly staff, room clean and tidy. Good location with many food options and bars. Will come back here again. I highly recommend it.
    Australia, Female, 31-40
  • 8.9


    10 Aug 2019
    We enjoyed our stay here. The staff were friendly, very helpful. The breakfast, although the menu was limited, was very nice. It suited us perfectly. The hostel isn’t the type of place you would stay in if you’re looking to interact a lot with others. There is a place for guests to sit by reception and relax but not much else. But, this place suited us very well. Good location. My only fault is that we found the bathroom to be dirty. The toothbrush holder by the sink was mouldy
    Ireland, Female, 18-24
  • 8.6


    17 Aug 2019
    Very nice hostel. Cannot reccomend the location enough. Just minutes from the bar street yet perfect for a quiet night in where u hear no noise. Would have liked to have seen the bathrooms cleaned a bit in my 3 day stay. This is not a hostel for solo backpacker or party looker however it was perfect for what we wanted.
    Ireland, All Male Group, 25-30
  • 8.3


    17 Aug 2019
    Our stay there was okay. In total, everything worked. But there really was no atmosphere, we also didn't really see one of the other guests, which was sad. The A/C was very loud, and there was no card payment possible.
    Germany, All Male Group, 18-24
  • 8.3


    31 Jul 2019
    Anthony and the gang were extremely helpful. Many tips and the tour to the tunnels, booked through them, was a delight. Some say the rooftop bar was a myth, a legend but we got to the bottom of this tale. It was low season so it wasn’t open. Is set to be open SOON so keep one eye on the horizon. Good view but had to bring your own vibes.
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    07 Aug 2019
    Nice private room. Not much of an atmosphere. Clean. Good location. Good value.
    England, Male, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Currency Exchange
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Wi-Fi