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Backpacker Samui Hostel

118 reviews
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
14 Mar 2017
“Good value and friendly host”
12 May 2017
“Really chilled place in a great location”
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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights in a private twin room, bed was really comfy and the room was clean & air conditioned. The pool area is quiet and great for relaxing and the staff are all really friendly & helpful. It's directly opposite Bangrak Pier...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

If you just looking for a place to put all your thing and sleep, this place is a good place. We were there but most of the time we didn't spend it in the hostel so. Sleep, shower, good place to leave your things and...More

Thank Sarahasian
Reviewed 17 February 2017

easy to meet people from all over, just big enough that everyone's together (so great base if you're traveling alone) - right by the airport, across the street from the ferry to pangnam; perfect foot on the ground to explore the island. great for social...More

Thank wazzo d
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

I met the girl of my dreams at this hostel so it's the best hostel on the planet in my opinion. If you're reading this, and you know who you are, I love you. We also had a massive roach living in the lockers with...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for four nights in a twelve bed dorm. Very quiet hostel. Only a few people in and out. The air con was really good, the WiFi wasn't the greatest but it was alright. Staff weren't overly helpful, cleaner was in every day though...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$ 10 - US$ 10 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$ 10 - US$ 10 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (20)
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"There are no good rooms. Don't stay here"
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"any room will do :)"
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"The room on the top floor is better as it has more windows and a better bathroom!"
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