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    Phuket Backpacker

    165 Ranong Rd | T. Taladnaue, A. Maung, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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    1 - 5 of 151 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    About 15mins from the pier, 45 mins from the airport. We arrived at 00:30, they left the key at the entrance for us. We had a private room, was really decent for the price. Just one thing that was annoying, tons of tuktuks waiting outside...More

    Thank Sebastien S
    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    -Good hostel if you are just looking for a nice clean bed to sleep in at a very good price-€5.75 a night in a 4 bed dorm. The beds are spacious and clean. -The only thing is there are no safety bars on the top...More

    Thank Niamh K
    Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

    We were meant to stay here for two nights but ended up staying an extra night. Very nice and clean. Quiet (might be due to low season) and very friendly and helpful staff. Had a very good stay and would definitely recommend!

    Thank Louise N
    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    ….BUT FOR BUDGET ORIENTED TRAVELERS THIS IS A GOOD PLACE I have used PHUKET BACKPACKERS for the past 20 years and stayed in all room options – dorm, fan and aircon. Latest trip I went for the aircon. New for me – instead of the...More

    2  Thank blackeldo
    Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

    This hostel was very quite but the big bonus was that staff put everyone is their own dorms meaning you had unlimited space and peacefulness! Staff were very friendly an welcoming. Very nice social area with a big TV, surround sound, sofas, hundreds of DVD's...More

    1  Thank Jack W
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    Room Tips
    "Any room with air con your on to a winner"
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    "Dorms are very cheap, but I recommend a private room: air-con, nice toillet."
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    "10 bed dorm is the biggest with loads of room for all your bags"
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