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Central Backpackers Hostel - Original Hostel

16 Ly Quoc Su st., Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam

A true backpackers hostel owned & operated by an awesome Vietnamese guy so I threw on my cape and created a hostel like no other and you know we have got it right! Why only 5 bucks you ask? 'Looks so good, there must a catch. Is there hidden costs? ' Nope! you are a backpacker right? You are on a budget right? So we cater the price to your needs. You simply will not want to leave! Read more

87% Overall Rating 85 out of 91 customers would recommend this property based on 91 reviews

Atmosphere 86%

Cleanliness 81%

Facilities 82%

Location 91%

Safety 87%

Staff 89%

Value 93%

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Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Postal Service
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Steam room
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • WiFi

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Hanoi?

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A true backpackers hostel owned & operated by an awesome Vietnamese guy so I threw on my cape and created a hostel like no other and you know we have got it right! Why only 5 bucks you ask? 'Looks so good, there must a catch. Is there hidden costs? ' Nope! you are a backpacker right? You are on a budget right? So we cater the price to your needs. You simply will not want to leave! Read more

Shared Rooms

Deluxe 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

10 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

About Central Backpackers Hostel - Original

A true backpackers hostel owned & operated by an awesome Vietnamese guy so I threw on my cape and created a hostel like no other and you know we have got it right! Why only 5 bucks you ask? 'Looks so good, there must a catch. Is there hidden costs? ' Nope! you are a backpacker right? You are on a budget right? So we cater the price to your needs. You simply will not want to leave!

The best things about central backpackers are the crazy travellers, super friendly staff, comfy beds, free internet, Breakfast, good advice and most of all Free Beer!

+ Tour: Do the Halong bay and Sapa trips with us, we guarantee you will get the BEST time and the BEST one with the cheapest price! And also we are the 2nd organizer HALONG bay trip for guest booking only through the Central Backpackers hostel only. And it is the 2nd tour in Hanoi that stays on a private island in the Cat Ba National Park where you can find the Bungalows, PARTY, Floating bar on the Summer and Camp-Fire on the Winter ( with FREE Alcohol with the House Music, pool table...). Just Here you can get it and heaps more!

+ Beware: If you're arriving at Hanoi International Airport, we highly recommend booking your airport pick up through us. There have been numerous reports of taxi drivers taking customers to another hostel that pays them commission, claiming your hostel is full, has moved location, or has been knocked down by an act of God. The best way to guarantee a hassle-free transfer is to book through us for $15.
+ We also provide loads of FREE things:
- FREE BEER 7pm-8pm.
- FREE walking tours through the Old Quarter, start every day at 10:00AM.
- FREE pubcralw every night, start at 9:00PM.
- FREE WIFI.
- FREE computers for guest use at lobby.
- Luggage storage is available for early arrivals or late departures .
- We do have 24 hour reception so you can easy to do later check in or early check out.

Our friendly hostel staff will help you get the most of your time in Hanoi by answering all your travel questions.

Accommodation Information

There are 108 oversized, super-comfy bunk beds divided between 3 Nunneries (female) and 15 mixed dorm rooms. All our dorm rooms are air conditioned with fans and have en-suites.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.