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Copenhagen, Denmark
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7 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The 6 bed dorm was nice. There was a locker for valuable things - bring your own lock though. The toilet was okay but only cold showers. The breakfast was plain but good enough. Perfect location, walking distance to main attractions in Ho Chi Minh. The staff was super sweet, friendly and helpfull with everything. A nice place for a... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really cool little hostel! Price was good and rooms are super comfy. The best part is the stuff fo' shaw. Always smiling and fun to hang out with. The breakfast is good and included in the price. 10/10 recommend!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I reeeeeally enjoyed my visit here. Cheapest in the area, great location for all district one things, and the nicest folks around! Nice morning brekkie (free) and home cooked dinner if you arrange (was 70k/p and so worth it, loads of food). They welcomed me in even though it was early, helped book a bus, and let me stay until... More 

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Spended my last days in Vietnam in this hostel. The staff is very friendly and takes the time to have a talk with you. The dorms are quiet and smell fresh. The beds are okay but could be a little higher as for a tall person like me it isn't possible to sit. Toilet and shower are perfect. The location... More 

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Reviewed 13 June 2016

Small hostel with a good vibe, quiet dorms with pretty good beds and the place is always clean. Special feature: there's a kitchen next to the common area, which is good for sharing with the other guests and cooking if you feel like it. The staff are very nice and friendly, they'll try to help in everything they can. Special... More 

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Reviewed 3 June 2016

The staff is very sweet and helpful. The rooms are nice, clean, with an own bathroom and quite. The Budget Hostel is located in District 1 close to Bui Vien, Ben Tanh Market, Museums and the Bus statioin 23/9, where the Bus to the Cu Chi Tunnels leaves. The next time in HCMC, I will stay here again.

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1 Thank Bene B
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Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for 3 nights in a female dorm room. It's clean, close to main street. The receptionist is friendly and helpful. 5$/night. Some ppl complainted 'bout small room but I feel it's OK. U couldn't find another hostel at cheap price as Budget Hostel in HCM city. Highly recommended!

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Szczecin, Zachodniopomorskie, Poland
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Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

1. Good location. A little bit hide from main street. Very decent restaurant just outside of hostel 2. Dorm is new and modern. It was very clean. Beds are good. Take you own lock with you to close shelf with belonging, one they are giving is a joke. 3. It's very cheap 5 USD per person

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Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

The staff is very sweet and super helpful. The rooms we're nice and clean with own bathrooms. Comfortable beds with lockers for valuables. The location is great just a short walk to heaps of restaurants. It's a small quaint hostel perfect for a couple of nights stay.

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2 Thank Rebecca E
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Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Can't beat the price and the employees are awesome. Very fluent in english and can help you with anything, buses, tours, local life. One street off of the backpackers street, so usually it is quiet, unless the restaurant next door decides to bump the music... Cheapest saigon in town as well at 10,000 dong! Loved it here! Will stay again!... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Budget Hostel is one of the most impressive hostels in backpacker areas, is conveniently located in the center of Ho Chi Minh City. Just 7 kilometers from Tan Son Nhat International Airport and steps away from bus station, the hostel is about 10 minutes walk to the famous Ben Thanh market and the main tourist areas of Saigon. Our Hostel features comfortable double rooms or dorms offering the perfect ambience for both concentrated work and undisturbed relaxation. With high quality furnishing and superior bedding collection, we are committed to be the trusted hostel for your trips. Our courteous and friendly staffs, We are working hard in order to bring to you the best quality of services and achieve your expectations. We are looking forward to welcoming and serving you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Budget Hostel

Address: 102/4 Cong Quynh Street, Pham Ngu Lao ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam (Formerly Saigon Zoom 3 Hostel)
Region: Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City
Price Range: $19 - $28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Definitely choose a room with air-conditioning. That is the only way you can survive in this place.”
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“Better spots are to be found in Bui Vien, however these are quite costly, and it is also not safe in the entire neighborhood. WARNING: ACTIVE CASES THIEVES”
 of 5 bubbles ponie, 7 Aug 2013 | Read review
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