Can't believe that we opened another hostel in Hanoi by an awesome Vietnamese guy that brought you Central Backpackers Hostel, comes to Central Backpackers Hostel - Old Quarter on Thanh Ha st., with all of the same charm and deals to suit the needs of today’s travellers with no hidden costs. Also still cheap for those on a budget and as always we will cater the price to suit your needs. 

The amazing things about Central Backpackers Hostel - Old Quarter are first and foremost the nightly great big parties till 11:00pm, lively atmosphere, awesome people you meet, who will be sharing their travelling experiences from all around the world in the communal area over 1 or 10 beers at happy hour and more..!
 Secondly, the friendly and helpful staff that will go out of their way to ensure your experience is the very best you can have whilst in Hanoi. So the only thing you need to do is ask for whatever you need then we will help you to sort it out. Our travel desk team always be happy to help you out with planing or any tours booking and of course we do highly recommend our Halong Hideaway Tour, Sapa Trek Homestay, Daily tours, settle your onwards transport or get help with visas... Just step into our lobby or contact us in advance. You can also book some of our adventurous packages in advance.

We offer both dorm bed and private room so itsn't matter that you are traveling alone, with partner or even your family we could deal with all you need. We also have 24 hour reception so you can easy to do later check in or early check out. All the HOME COMFORTS you would expect comfy beds,hot showers/baths, clean rooms, fully A/C...

Beware: There have been numerous reports which record  taxi drivers and shuttle bus operator from airport, train and bus station taking customers to another hostel that pays them commission, trying to make you booking tours and rip you off. They can give you lots of wrong information such as  your hostel was full, had moved location, or has been knocked down by an act of God. The best way to guarantee a hassle-free transfer is to book through us for 400.000vnd total if you coming from the airport and if you arriving by bus or train let take the taxi which have name “Mai Linh taxi’’ or “Taxi Group Hanoi”, show driver our address and ask for driver take you to our hostel.


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Free Breakfast ( from 7:00AM – 9:30AM ), Free Beer (from 7:00PM – 8:00PM ), Linen Included, Free Towel, Free Luggage Storage,  Free City Maps, Free WiFi, Free Internet Access.


Security Lockers, Key Card Access, Common Room, Elevator, Air Conditioning, Hot/Cold Showers, Self-Catering Facilities, Cable TV, Reading Light, Hair Dryers.


Tours/Travel Desk, Airport Transfers, 24 Hour Reception , Currency Exchange, Postal Service  24 Hour Security, Laundry Service.


Restaurant, Rooftop Bar,  Meals Available, Café.




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(From $ 5.00 a night)