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Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - Downtown

Group of 15 or more?

Contact our Group Travel team directly for a tailor made solution for your group

  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness

Property Description

Right in the heart of Hanoi’s Old Quarter, our Downtown Hostel is the biggest hostel in Vietnam and is known for its legendary bar, nightly parties and is a constant hive of activity. It is close to delicious street food and pumping bars.

Downtown offers both dorm and private rooms, all of which include breakfast and are air-conditioned during the night to ensure you have a comfortable nights’ sleep.

Our restaurant and bar serves up tasty comfort food, local Vietnamese specialties and DAILY happy hours! We have awesome events including quiz nights, beer pong, themed dress-up nights and much much more…!!

We also offer:
- FREE BEER nightly
- FREE computers for guest use
- FREE walking tours through the Old Quarter
- 24 Hour Reception with English and Vietnamese speaking Staff
- Airport Pick Ups
- Visa Invitation Letters
- Chill-out floor with a pool table, foosball and comfy sofas and bean bags
- Large TVs by the bar so you don’t miss out on your favourite sports
- Outdoor roof terrace with a great streetscape view
- AND of course, our legendary free Nightly Pub Crawl

We have awesome travel desk staff who are ready to help with all your travel needs. Feel free to speak to them about anything from local daily recommendations to full country itinerary planning including a visit to our hostels in Hue, and Hoi An; an escape to paradise at our newest location, Ninhvana; rural countryside adventure in the North AND of course, we can’t forget to mention that we are the home of the original Castaways Island trip in Ha Long Bay!

We look forward to showing you an unforgettable stay in Hanoi!

The VBH Crew
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Sun 25 Mar 2018 - Wed 28 Mar 2018 Change
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Room Summary

Sun 25th March 2018 - Wed 28th March 2018

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Linen Included
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Internet Access
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Security Lockers
  • Key Card Access
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hot Showers
  • Cable TV
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam Room
  • Internet Access
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Towels for hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Currency Exchange
  • ATM
  • Postal Service
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
  • Late check-out
  • Wake-up calls
Food & Drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Games Room
  • Pool Table
  • Foosball
  • Wi-Fi


  • 2018 1st, Most Popular Hostels Hanoi
  • 2017 1st, Most Popular Hostels Hanoi
  • 2016 1st, Most Popular Hostels Hanoi
  • 2015 1st, Most Popular Hostels Hanoi
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  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Non Smoking

Cancellation Policy

Deposit Only rates

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay

Non-refundable rates

Your booking is non-refundable. If you choose to cancel your booking, or in the case of a no-show, you will still be charged the full cost of your booking.

Latest Review

" Amazing location right in the heart of the old quarter. Attracts the best people. Yes it’s a party hostel and can be quite noisy until 23:30 and onwards. Great for solo travellers "

- tomh1993
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