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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.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

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Vloft Backpackers Hostel

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

Our Hostel is located in new town. Taking a stroll across the Kinta River, you could find the path of heritage walk, witnessing British colonial buildings and monuments with the well known concubine lane full of of interesting stories. The famous Guan Heong biscuit shop winning the top 50 best street food in the World Congress is just around the corner. At night definitely you won't miss the 'must-try' bean sprout chicken and other local delicacies. All are available within walking distance.

We do arrange 'entourage' tour with reasonable fare visiting temple caves, historical murals and museums until Gopeng, a small town outskirt of Ipoh which is famous for tin mining as well.

We are raised in Ipoh and will guide you to travel as local and to LIVE as local.

Slow down your pace and enjoy the trace of glory from the past. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.0

  • Security 8.1

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 9.3

  • Atmosphere 7.0

  • Cleanliness 8.0

  • Facilities 7.9

Latest Reviews

  • 9.7


    05 Sep 2019
    Very friedly and helpful owner, excellent location. Facilities are very basic but everything was well maintained and clean - great value for money.
    Poland, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.1


    18 Oct 2019
    Great hostel. Stayed in the 4 bed dorm which was quieter and helped us get a decent nights kip. Facilities were of good standard and clean. Staff were very helpful.
    England, Couple, 25-30
  • 8.9


    27 Jun 2019
    Clean and comfortable accommodation, Suky was such a mind and helpful host. Free water very appreciated. Ipoh itself isn’t much of a tourist hotspot so there wasn’t really an atmosphere at the hostel but still a great place to stay if a stop in Ipoh is desired.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    08 Jul 2019
    Unusual hostel, but fine for one night. It’s really just one big dorm room, no real social area but if you’re lucky with who else is in the hostel you can have a really nice time. Suki is lovely as well and they provide free drinking water and the showers are warm. Overall a fine hostel.
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    11 Jun 2019
    A nice and basic place to stay with free water refills. Not much of an atmosphere but Suki is really informative and helpful. Everything within walking distance too. The 4 bed dorm itself was clean! Power sockets arent next to the bed and no light port by the bed too but not a deal breaker.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 8.0


    14 Jul 2019
    Was completely empty when I came, but overall a nice place to explore Ipoh from.
    Germany, Male, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    21 Oct 2019
    No complaints about my stay here but nothing outstanding either! Comfy (although unbelievably squeaky!) beds, good location and free water refills and tea/coffee. I would recommend staying in the four bed dorm if possible - the big dorm is the main room and includes reception and the front door which feels a little uncomfortable, maybe a partition or even just a curtain would be good to address this problem.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    24 Sep 2019
    Staff really helpful, provided us with maps and local information. Big, open room with reception in the same room. Beanbags and balcony also here so potential to be social. Great location to explore the city. Bathrooms not regularly cleaned. Not many other backpackers.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 6.9


    15 Sep 2019
    We might be overly paranoid but my friend and I (two woman) didn't feel very safe here with just the other people (just two older men) in the room. We didn't realise the staff would be offsite. We left a night early, though a few more people checked in the next day so we would have felt better with that. Traffic was noisy through the night but other than that the hostel was in a good location, bathrooms were clean and there was a nice balcony area.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 6.9


    05 May 2019
    Good location to explore Ipoh from and get a decent nights sleep. The staff were rarely around however which made us feel a little uneasy, and the layout was kind of weird - you walk through the door and you’re in the big dorm room. We stayed in the 4 bed which was more comfortable and air con worked well, would recommend staying in there if you stay here, it’s cheap so that’s the main thing really.
    England, Couple, 18-24
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Security Lockers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Wi-Fi