Photo: Entering the cave by boat.

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Cheap dorm

Phong Nha (Son Trach), across the street from Easy Tiger Hostel T: (096) 2660 515 (096) 3660 515

Thien Phu Hostel

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Thien Phu Hostel is cheaper than big backpacker refuge Easy Tiger Hostel, which is just across the street.

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It would be a way for travellers to stay close to the action (the action being Easy Tiger’s popular Jungle Bar) while saving a few dollars. The central location also means you are a hop to a number of restaurants and the boat landing.

Thien Phu Hostel had just recently opened when we visited in January 2016, which would explain the completely empty ground floor yet to be filled with anything. The dorms house two rather rickety looking metal bunks with four beds. The rooms are unfortunately windowless though the ensuite shared hot water bathroom was of course brand new when we saw it. Rooms come with air-con and WiFi. Add US$1 for breakfast. Thien Phu doesn’t have much charm but it is cheap. If you’re in need of charm and cheer, just hop across the road to the pub.

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Walk-in rates at Thien Phu Hostel

Type of room
Type of room, low and high season prices
Dorm air-con
88,000 dong
88,000 dong
Standard double room
308,000 dong
308,000 dong
Room: Dorm air-con, low season: 88,000 dong, high season 88,000 dong. Notes:
Room: Standard double room, low season: 308,000 dong, high season 308,000 dong. Notes:

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Where is Thien Phu Hostel

Thien Phu Hostel
Phong Nha (Son Trach), across the street from Easy Tiger Hostel
T: (096) 2660 515 (096) 3660 515
Coordinates (for GPS): 106º18'39.26" E, 17º36'35.82" N
Room rates: Under US$10

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