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Funky Monkey Hostel

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The rooms are on the bleak side, but it's in a great location. The Vietnamese guy who runs it is good, could use some helpers but he gets the job done. Motorbike and bike rental is a nice touch, as is the dog that hangs around!

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok, it's not too bad and if you can get a private room with private bath it's probably ok for a night. Good,location near the night markets and good food close by. Noisy at times and the communal bathroom has broken floor tiles. A shoutie lady objects to even thongs ( flip flops) even in the wet areas , so...

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Thank Graeme S
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Pros - Good location for night market and central sights, fair price for a triple room, fan,ac and ensuite all worked. Cons - General maintenance like doors not closing, sinks being loose and a coat of paint here and there but nothing to detrimental, WiFi worked but was painfully slow, breakfast is included but it's pretty poor with only one...

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Thank Mike T
Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

So much grime on the walls you could draw in it? - Check Mouldy bathrooms? - Check Filthy, stained pillowcases? - Check BED BUGS?!? - Check Don't use the laundry service either. We brought our clothes in around noon and were told they would be ready first thing in the morning. We had a bus leaving town at 1 30pm....

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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

This place is a good place to stay in Vientiane - Laos . Very good location nearby night market and a lot restaurant a round here , the private room was nice with big window and air condition in the room . Everybody working at Funky Monkey hostel were very helpful and friendly with everyone . Breakfast inclucled in the...

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here 2 nights , the room was big with hot shower and ac in the room , pool table and vokka for free ,breakfast inclued in the price , helpful staff and friendly , this place is very good center close to night market , bar and restaurant . Good to stay here , good price and good...

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Thank Doan K
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Great little backpackers with a pool table and sociable friendly staff. Close to everything necessary, good information on tours etc and a nice place to chill. Great free breakfast and a gorgeous puppy to play with!

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Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

This place has comfy beds, warm water and free breakfast for around £5. Only disappointment was the smell around the place wasn't pleasant, the bathroom situated outside our dorm smelt like sewage. The staff were reasonable but mostly shouted random things. They do have a free vodka for 2 hours in the evening however it's not unlimited, the bottle was...

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Thank Jade S
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Good place to stay in Vientiane, clean room with breakfast included, WiFi worked, very good location. You guys can rent Bible or motorcycle at here, also you guys can book bus ticket,train ticket or fight ticket ( very cheap). Will come back style here again

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Great hostel and very good location , the room was clean and very spacious , the staff was helpful , nice breakfast included with 3 options and coffee or tea , basic but make you full in the morning , thoroughly enjoyed I stay

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Funky Monkey Hostel offers a variety of dorms and private rooms. All with A/C and fans, WiFi in all rooms, laundry service, lockers, 24 hour security and reception and complimentary breakfast each morning. All showers are equipped with hot water All solo and group travellers are welcome. Hang out in our common room to meet other guests. We provide local tourist information and maps as well bicycle and scooter hire to get you around town. We have in house travel consulting and booking facilities includes visa specialising in bus, airline and rail bookings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Funky Monkey Hostel

Address: Francois Ngin Road, Ban Mixai, Chanthabouly District | Fa Ngum Road, Vientiane 856, Laos
Region: Laos > Vientiane Province > Vientiane
Price Range: $14 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Funky Monkey Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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