The Original hostel is Vietnam’s FIRST ever hostel and is where the VBH story began. With spacious dorms rooms available, Our kitchen and
Situated down a small, quiet lane just 1 block north of the steps of the St Joseph’s Cathedral in the centre of town and 3 minutes walk to Hoan Kiem Lake. The hostel is perfectly located to explore Hanoi’s Old Quarter.
The Original’s downstairs chillout space and Rooftop bar are the perfect place to kick back and make travel plans or just meet cool new people!
FREE Family Street Food Tours most evenings
FREE walking tours through the Old Quarter
FREE Beer on Sundays @ 3pm
In this page you can also book in any of our hostels in Hue, and Hoi An; an escape to paradise at our backpacker resort, Ninhvana; a chance to chill in our NEWEST Mui Ne Backpacker Village; a stay in our brand new urban hostel in Sai Gon.
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We have awesome travel desk staff who are ready to help with all your travel needs. Feel free to speak to them about anything from local daily recommendations to full country itinerary. We can’t forget to mention that we are the home of the original Castaways Island trip in Ha Long Bay!
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