Hostels in Phong Nha

Hostels are a great accommodation option if you’re travelling with friends! Hostels in Phong Nha are known to have a really lively atmosphere and you’re always sure to find travellers with incredible and inspiring stories.

You’ll easily find travellers here from different walks of life and also you’ll also receive a lot of information about Phong Nha, places to visit and things to do. Great thing is, the food and beer is always cheap and the staff at the hostels of Phong Nha is known to be the friendliest.

The most popular hostels in Phong Nha are Easy Tiger, Gecko, Shambalaa and Mango Hostel. All these hostels have a wonderful reputation for giving the customers a special and fun accommodation experience; moreover, they are very reasonably priced and easy going

Easy Tiger Hostel

When it comes to hostels in Phong Nha, Easy Tiger has retained the top spot for many years straight. Located in the town, this hostel provides comfortable dorm style accommodation, a swimming pool, a pool table, and great food & drinks at really affordable rates and not to forget, lots of memories.

You get to groove to the live music performances almost every night, while in the mornings you’ll get information about Phong Nha, places to visit and things to do. The staff at Easy Tiger is really friendly and can speak English really well.

Booking inquirieshttps://www.easytigerhostel.com/
Overall quality: Excellent
Price: $

Gecko Hostel

The Gecko hostel is considered to be Phong Nha’s premiere hostel with the location in the center of the town. This hostel provides private rooms and dorm beds; the rooms, however, aren’t as big as you’d probably expect them to be. Gecko hostel even owns a bar which is open till late and quite a big food menu as well.

Along with information about Phong Nha, Gecko hostel also provides motorcycles and bicycles on rent; the staffs at Gecko hostel are quite friendly and speak English well enough so as not to cause any confusion.   


Booking inquiries: http://phongnhageckohostel.com/
Overall quality: Great
Price: $

Thien Phu Hostel

The Thien Phu hostel, conveniently located in the town, offers clean air-conditioned rooms, comfortable bedding, hot water, and ensuite bathrooms. The room rates are quite affordable and they even include breakfast and free internet facilities. The rooms are not so spacious, however.

There is no option for food here, but you’ll be provided with tourist information like Adventure National Park tours and also pick up service at the railway station or airport. The 5 staff members of Thien Phu hostel are quite friendly and will assist you whenever required.

Booking inquirieshttps://thien-phu-hostel-vn.book.direct/en-gb/rooms
Overall quality: Great
Price: $

Shambalaa Hostel

The Shambalaa hostel opened in 2017 and looks to offers a calm and peaceful relaxing zone. Shambala, in Sanskrit, means ‘place of peace’ or ‘place of silence’. The hostel does a good job at living up to that meaning; they don’t have a bar or a restaurant.

They offer decent dorm style accommodation which is finished with Indochine – Boho décor and also free information about things to do & free bicycles with a map will be provided by this hostel. The staff at Shambalaa is known to be really friendly and helpful.

Booking inquiries: http://shambalaa.com/
Overall quality: Great
Price: $

Mango Hostel

Mango Hostel, located in the Phong Nha town, offers private rooms with private bathrooms and even a balcony. The rooms aren’t particularly spacious, but enough for a good night’s sleep. Couples particularly like this place, as the accommodation feels like a private setting.

You’ll get a buffet breakfast every morning at the hostel and also get to avail the airport shuttle facility, if you choose this hostel. The English speaking staff will give you all necessary information for your Phong Nha travel experience.

Booking inquirieshttps://mango-hostel-phong-nha.booked.net/
Overall quality: Above Average
Price: $

Elegant Phong Nha Hostel

Elegant Phong Nha Hostel in Phong Nha town, offers pet-friendly accommodation, with free Wi-Fi, a sun terrace and free private parking on site. Each room at the hostel is air-conditioned, has a TV and a private bathroom with slippers and free toiletries.

The mattresses on the beds are a bit too hard for some people’s liking. This hostel also provides motorbike and car rental services. The quality of service by the staff is quite average.

Booking inquiries: https://www.facebook.com/ElegantHostel.phongnha/
Overall quality: Average
Price: $

Van Anh Backpacker Hostel

Van Anh Backpacker Hostel located in downtown Phong Nha, offers 2 dorm rooms and 5 options for private rooms. Free breakfast is included and of course WiFi. This hostel has a bar, restaurant and common area downstairs with a patio out front.

Every night they conduct different events like traditional Vietnamese style dinner, karaoke nights and movie nights. The staff isn’t as professional and readily available as you’d expect them to be. So, be prepared to be patient if you choose this hostel.

Booking inquiries: https://www.facebook.com/Van-Anh-Hostel-930315710351706/
Overall quality: Average
Price: $

Andy’s Backpacker Hostel

Andy’s Backpacker Hostel, located just at the beginning of the town, is a decent option if you’re looking for hostel accommodation in Phong Nha. All the rooms have a TV and private bathrooms, they’re all well-equipped with air conditioning while some of them offers a balcony.

Free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk service are offered as well. Guests at Andy’s Backpacker Hostel can have an Asian breakfast every morning. The entrance of this hostel is slightly strange and sometimes confuses you about whether it’s open or not.

Booking inquirieshttps://andy-s-backpacker-hostel-ha-loi.booked.net/
Overall quality: Average
Price: $