Archive for the tag 'hostels'

Sep 15 2012

Review: Phan Anh Backpackers Hostel, Saigon

Published by under Accommodation

With six beds expect it to get cozy.

Down a narrow alley, hidden behind a market in Saigon’s backpacker area of Pham Ngu Lao, Phan Anh Hostel is a top example of a new wave of HCMC budget lodgings and is worth considering if you’re after a cheap bed but aren’t too fussed about socialising with other travellers. A little hard to find … read the full post

Sep 10 2012

Review: Saigon Youth Hostel, Ho Chi Minh City

Published by under Accommodation

Probably a good sign if its full of people.

Packed into a tight alley filled mostly with guesthouses and hotels in the middle of Saigon’s backpacker area of Pham Ngu Lao, the Saigon Youth Hostel is one of the few spots in the city that offer dorm-styled rooms. Although it says ‘youth hostel’ on the can, the Saigon Youth Hostel doesn’t actually have any … read the full post