Let's be clear, this place is an alternative to camping, not an alternative to a hotel, hence the price! The rooms are made of tin, there are holes in the walls, the shower has been screwed to the wall next to the toilet, it is pretty rough!
Unfortunately, we had 2 cockroaches in our room too :-( The host did change our room for us, but i wasn't convinced we were alone!! It'd be OK, but there was a hole in the wall with a bin bag pushed in it and some of the wood was rotten around the botton of the walls, so animals/pests could come and go at their leisure!
So why 3 stars not 1?
Well, it's a super location, by the river, 5 mins walk to the main street of bars etc, and we paid 5 Pounds for the night, so that's 2.50 each! The staff are pretty friendly, and there's Wifi.
I was rating it 2 stars but my wife reminded me we were in Thailand, and my expectations were too high!
Take some insect killer for the cockroaches and a sense of humour, and you'll be OK.
Some rooms look out onto the river but you downside is the party boats come past at night and wake you up!
Breakfast is available, but it's just toast and jam, for a small fee.
Would i stay again? Prob not cos i hate cockroaches!!
I they could fix this it'd be OK!
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