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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

89% Overall Rating 61 out of 64 customers would recommend this property based on 64 reviews

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 83%

Facilities 88%

Location 93%

Safety 88%

Staff 90%

Value 89%

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Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bar APM-96
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free city tour
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Internet café
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Wake-up calls
  • WiFi

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • 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

Deluxe 10 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

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 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Deluxe 12 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

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.