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Chengdu, China
Reviewed 7 August 2013

This has to be the best hostel experience for me, well sort of since this is my first hostel I stayed in. Kudos to Mike and Candy and the rest of the staff. It felt like home, and the room and services was amazing! Definitely returning to this place! It is cheap and good! Met a lot of new friends...

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Augsburg, Germany
Reviewed 31 July 2013

I stayed in both of these hostels. I prefer the one on Hang Ma as it's the newer one and also less noisy. The dorms are great as you get your own locker, bedlight and powerpoint. the bathrooms are nice and clean. Great location, both of them. Breakfast is good at both even though you get mroe in the one...

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1Thank Caroline T
London
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Stayed 1 night in dorm, 1 night in private room. PROS: - Cheap. - Booked on same day as arrival, no problem. - Service was alright. - Good location for exploring Old Quarter. CONS: - Dirty. My phone fell behind the bed, and when I moved it I discovered what looked like a graveyard. - Mice. I was talking to...

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2Thank Nick O
Penang Island, Malaysia
Reviewed 24 July 2013

Good points: 1. Cheap. 2. Bargain-able package. 3. Free breakfast, and I like the breakfast ( have a look at my photo! =) ) 4. Free welcome drinks. 5. Happy hour = free beers 6. Cheap mineral water sold here. 7. Super friendly boss 8. Free wifi and 3 PC with internet available 9. bathroom: acceptable cleanliness and good water...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 July 2013

I was recommended by some guy on an airplane (and confirmed it with tripadvisor) that this hostel is trustworthy and helpful and they were. I needed a place to leave my bag during a half day stopover in Hanoi and I can confirm that they not only agreed to look after my bag at NO CHARGE, but offered me advice...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2013

We stayed there for a 3 nights and didint die on those crazy streets of Hanoi ..Room was big with A/C staff was really helpful,breakfast was poor could be better but cant complain as there is a happy hour with a free beer .Good Wi/Fi ..Highly Recommend

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2Thank MowieGiliAir
Reviewed 11 June 2013 via mobile

I stayed here in a private room that was huge. 2 queen sized beds! The room was clean enough. I have ridiculously high standards for cleanliness. Some may give them 5 stars in this category but I have been to cleaner hostels so I reserve my 5 stars for those. The customer service varies by who is at the desk....

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1Thank MCD1218
Reviewed 10 June 2013

I spent a lot of time here on my travels through Asia. Really did feel like my home away from home. The friendliest, most helpful staff you could imagine. The rooms are well kept and spacious and the rooftop chill out area provides a great space to escape the hustle and bustle of busy Hanoi. A few extras include fresh...

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2Thank Shaw_07
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Hanoi hostel is a standard hostel, enjoyed my stay there. They have a happy hour everyday where the fresh beer is free, which is never a bad thing. The rooms are fine, and for the first time in the trip I woke up cold and had to turn the fans off during the night! The tours that are run from...

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1Thank FYarlett
Haverhill, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2013

We found Hanoi Hostel while in Ho Chi Minh City as we needed somebody to pick up our bags (which we would post to Hanoi), and Candy from Hanoi Hostel was happy to help. We arrived in Hanoi Hostel yesterday with our bags waiting for us (a month after posting) and were greeted with happy smiles and a free breakfast....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are HANOI HOSTEL 91C HANG MA STR. The best hostel in hanoi. We get CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT IN 2012, 2013, 2014. You will have:• Free breakfast• Free Wireless internet connection• Free Hanoi city Maps & advice• Free Coffee & Tea all day• Free Luggage storage• Free individual lockers & locks ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hanoi Hostel

Address: 91C Hang Ma Street | Hoan kiem dist, Hanoi 0084, Vietnam
Region: Vietnam > Hanoi
Price Range: $14 - $26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“They have an all-female room, coed room, and a luxury room.”
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“Choose their one and only private room if you want your privacy”
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“The private room was great, but the dorm was just great too.”
 of 5 bubbles Kaylee_litle, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
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