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Wild & Wandering Backpacker Hostel & Bar

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94 / 67 Moo 6 BanTai, Ban Hat Rin, Ko Pha Ngan 84280 Thailand See on map
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Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Hotel
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a 12 person room - the pictures looked ok but when we got there (eventually because we didn’t have a proper address) it was nothing like we expected - there were no beds! We slept on mattresses on the floor. The toilet was...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Good news & Bad news. Good: friendly atmosphere, great staff, over the top owner/manager Lauren, one of the top Hostels I’ve visited so far (Wild & Wandering Backpackers Hostel) the vibes were great. It just was a home away from home. Was welcomed and checked...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great few days here for full moon. Way nicer than I was expecting with clean bathroom & nice comfy beds. Had an amazing atmosphere on full moon night & jungle party the night before; free body paint, cheap buckets & loads of...More

Thank Rhiannon H
Response from Loren I, Owner at Wild & Wandering Backpacker Hostel & BarResponded 3 August 2018

Thanks so much for your review! Sorry for talking your ear off so much, but it was great chatting! That fun social atmosphere is exactly what we aim for! And we work hard to keep the place clean and comfortable. I'm happy you enjoyed our...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

This is such a great palace to stay I had so much fun and Loren is a great guy and will make you feel welcomed. Although at first you feel as if you’re walking into a brothel don’t let this put you off because it’s...More

Thank Oliver H
Response from Loren I, Owner at Wild & Wandering Backpacker Hostel & BarResponded 3 August 2018

I'm assuming "palace" was a typo, but we'll take it! :) I'm so happy to hear you had a great time - it was really great having you stay with us, except possibly the 151 shots - I can still feel the burning! :) We've...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Perfect location for the full moon party! Within 3 blocks to main beach and everyone at the hostel is so nice. The owner, Loren, goes out of his way to make sure everything is good with your stay. The hostel is great with different styles...More

Thank Brian W
Response from Loren I, Owner at Wild & Wandering Backpacker Hostel & BarResponded 7 May 2018

Thanks so much! I'm really glad you stayed with us - such good times! Remind me to tell you about my first inception shot and insanity in Mexico! Inside jokes aside, we really appreciated the kind words. We really try to make a fun and...More

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Wild & Wandering Backpacker Hostel & Bar (formerly Moonstone) is an expanding hostel and bumping bar - the best off-beach party bar in the heart of Haad Rin, Koh Phangan (world famous for the original Full Moon ...More Party) - the only Full Moon Hip-Hop bar! We are right in the middle of the action, 2 blocks from the beach, 2 blocks form the pier, surrounded by shops, restaurants, massage, and more... Less
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Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Pha Ngan > Ban Hat Rin
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"It is the most lit hostel for the full moon party. Don't expect to sleep much."
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