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Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - Original Hostel

48 Ngo Huyen, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam

Established in December 2004 the Hanoi Backpackers' Hostel was the first and still remains Hanoi's only European style hostel. Read more

90% Overall Rating 56 out of 59 customers would recommend this property based on 59 reviews

Atmosphere 88%

Cleanliness 86%

Facilities 90%

Location 91%

Safety 89%

Staff 94%

Value 88%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVDs
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • WiFi

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 23.00USD
  • Towel 0.80USD

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Policies

  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Hanoi?

Contact us directly

Established in December 2004 the Hanoi Backpackers' Hostel was the first and still remains Hanoi's only European style hostel. Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 10 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 10 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 8 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 12 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Deluxe Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Deluxe 3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

About Vietnam Backpacker Hostels - Original

Welcome to Hanoi’s old quarter! With the surrounding area consisting of museums, postcard buildings, vibrant night life, markets, monuments and lakes. Staying at our Original Hostel you are footsteps away from the famous St. Joseph’s Cathedral.

Here at the Original hostel we offer both spacious dorm and private rooms: price includes breakfast and WiFi, personal security lockers for your big bags and personal items, friendly advice and good times. We also offer FREE water saving you $$$ everyday and keeping you cool in summer!

Our atmosphere here is chilled with a relaxed vibe and our rooftop bar is legendary for happy hours, beer pong, giant jenga and good times!

Our FREE daily walking tour takes you around the famous Old Quarter to get your bearings on everything from street food, local history and of course where to go for a fresh beer at one of the many street vendors!

Our knowledgeable travel team are here to help with all your travel needs and of course we are the home of our famous Castaways trip in Ha Long Bay.

Look out for the red buffalo and find our other hostel sites in Hanoi (Original & Downtown), Hoi An (DK’s House), Hue & Mountain View Sapa.

We look forward to having you stay with us, see you soon!

The VBH Original Crew

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.