Vietnam is a popular country for backpackers and travelers in Southeast Asia. Many backpackers spend some time in Vietnam during their Southeast Asia journey. The country has an interesting culture, delicious cuisine, and a fun nightlife scene that appeals to all types of travelers. It’s also a relatively cheap country to visit with no shortage of budget accommodation and cheap restaurants and entertainment options.
If you’re headed to Vietnam for the nightlife, and want to find hostels that are social and fun, then some of the most popular party hostels in the country are listed below.
1. The Hideout Hostel SaiGon
281 Pham Ngu Lao District 1 , Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam,
The Hideout is one of the most popular hostels in Ho Chi Minh City for backpackers and young travelers. It’s a social and fun place to stay with basic rooms at a cheap price. The hostel is large, with 90 beds in total and there are an additional 7 beds in their sister hostel “The Hangout”.
The Hideout Bar is next door and there’s a happy hour every day between 8 pm and 10 pm. Drinks are cheap and the crowd is usually fun. There’s also a pub crawl that leaves most nights at 11 pm.
This is a party hostel, so if you’re looking to sleep, it’s best to stay somewhere else and head to their bar at night. The dorms can feel a bit cramped and crowded, but it’s easy to meet people and there’s always someone heading out on the town.
2. Flipside Hostel SaiGon
175/24 Phạm Ngũ Lão, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
Flipside Hostels is Kiwi owned and operated with over 14 years combined experience in hospitality and travel in Vietnam and South East Asia. As Kiwi’s we love adventure and sure know how to explore and have a good time.
As long as you’re willing to have a good time, come join us, sit in the rooftop pool and sip on the coldest beers in town.The rooftop bar and pool area is great to chill in while having a drink at the bar.. Good place to stay for party atmosphereand a great place to meet people before going out into the night in Saigon. They arrange a pub crawl and drink promos and challenges
It doesn’t matter if you’re looking for a cheap, comfortable, clean dorm bed for you and your friends to rest your weary heads, or if you’re looking for a party on the rooftop, a dip in our pool or a fun night out on our bar crawl right in the heart of HCM, we have you covered!
3. iHome Mui Ne Backpackers Resort & Chill
Quarter 2, Hoa Binh Street, Ham Tien Ward, Phan Thiet
iHome Backpacker Resort – The iHome Original is the brand new hostel facing to the beautiful beach. Imagine the place where you can sleep under the coconut, where you can hear the waves lapping from your beach hut. Well, iHome Backpacker Resort – The iHome Original is all you need, we are not only offer the extraordinary locations with private beach but also with the happy hours and an amazing beach bar. And all for the fraction of the price of a hostel, how could you possibly book anywhere else?! “Home is not a Place, It’s a Feeling”. iHome is something you shouldn’t missed.
4. Dalat Family Hostel
19A Trieu Viet Vuong, Ward 3, Da Lat, Vietnam
The owner is Mama, a middle-aged Vietnamese woman who opened this hostel in 2013 and has been running it with her family and other young people ever since. The warmest welcome ever and even warmer hugs from the family.
Family Dinner every afternoon around 5 o’clock, all the guests gather around two long tables in the hostel’s yard, where Mama and the Family serve a wide variety of Vietnamese dishes.
At night you can socialize in the same outdoors area, sip on very affordable cocktails, and enjoy dancing and getting crazy with Mama. Watch out, she will want to give you a funny lap dance, or she might even try to convince you to kiss your friend! Around 9 pm the party moves into “The Shed”, a garage area of the hostel designed with sound-proof walls so as not to disturb the neighbors in the area. In “The Shed” you and your new friends can continue the party, dance, or play the guitar and have some of the most memorable times of your trip.
In fact, you should definitely check it out yourself and get your own portion of Mama Family Love!
5. iHome Nha Trang
31/E2 Biet Thu Street Nha Trang , Nha Trang, Vietnam,
Nha Trang is a popular beach town in Vietnam. It attracts a young backpacker crowd and there’s a lively party scene that keeps things fun and festive. Many of the town’s cafes have live music and fun activities.
One popular party hostel in Nha Trang the only Party Hotel in Nha Trang, on the Rooftop Bar where you can get unlimited free beers for one hour every night and meet new other travellers in the hostel, we also serve cheap drink, good cocktail and delicous food for you before the night out.
The hostel was specially designed for backpackers looking to experience a colorful, friendly and sociable atmosphere.
Especially, we are the first hostel have the Escape Game Challenge, the most excited way to play with friends and get a new experience. Come and try to break the room the get our valuable prizze.
6. Sunflower Hotel Hoi An
397 Cua Dai Road, Downtown, Hoi An, VietNam
Although called a hotel, Sunflower feels more like a hostel – it offers both private and dorm rooms, plus it’s cheap. Situated in the old part of Hoi An, it is close enough to all the major attractions and shopping options.
One of the highlights of this hostel is the free buffet breakfast – you can basically eat and drink as much as you like every morning! The hostel has a large outdoor bar area with a pool, where travelers hang out during the day and at night before heading out to town. Their kitchen serves nice food and organizes various happy hours and 2-for-1 drink options in the evenings. The tables in the outdoor bar are long and large, which makes it easy to meet and chat with new people while you’re eating or just chilling there.
7. Vietnam Backpackers Hostels – Hue
10 Pham Ngu Lao, Phu Hoi, Hue, VietNam
Vietnam Backpackers Hostels – Hue is housed in a beautiful, colonial building. The wide verandas on the 2nd and 3rd levels are the first things you notice about the building that were originally built in the 1930’s. They are perfect for kicking back & reading a book, sipping on an ice cold Vietnamese coffee or an even colder “Huda Beer” as you settle in to the relaxed pace of Hue.
Located on the ground floor is the Restaurant and Bar where you can get big, tasty meals at Backpacker friendly prices, icy cold beers and soft-drinks while chilling out listening to some tunes or catching up with your traveling buddies.
There are different events on everyday as well as happy hour from 5-6 with free beers is unbelievably awesome, and there is always a happy hour from 8-9 as well with cheap specials. Even without happy hour, the drinks are cheap and tasty.
8. Halong Party Hostel
The Halong Party Hostel is located in Bai Chay at the heart of the Halong Bay tourist area 5 minutes walk to the imported white sand Halong Beach. With restaurants, shops and nightlife on the doorstep our new party hostel is so much more than just a bed
You will find the vibe here is fun, friendly and relaxed. Steve the British manager and his English speaking Vietnamese team will make your stay here in Halong Bay a very memorable one. Good standards, Good service and good value is our motto and the downstairs bar area has become the meeting point for tourists to share a few cold beers, let their hair down and have a blast.
FREE Fresh Beer from 8pm till 9.30pm every night….they really have got your stay here taken care of whether it be for 1 night or 1 week.
9. VietNam Backpackers Hostel – Downtown – Ha Noi
9 Ma May Hoan Kiem, Hanoi , Hanoi, Vietnam
This hostel is great for anybody looking for a social and fun place to stay in Hanoi. It has an on-site bar where there’s always something going on and there are guests from all over the world who are looking to meet fellow travelers.This is also where Vietnam Backpackers Hostels start their infamous Castaway Tour to Halong Bay – the craziest party in Vietnam!
This is the most popular party hostel in Hanoi. The crew at this hostel is absolutely crazy – they will warm you up for an all-night-long party better than anyone else. Happy hour starts at 5 pm, and after that it’s all party party party, every night! Almost everyone staying at the hostel and looking for some fun times will start their night here, and the staff will make sure everyone’s having fun. Music, dancing, drinking games, free shots; you name it – they have it. The warm up usually lasts until 11 pm, followed by the pub crawl with loads of backpackers from all over the world.
Vietnam Backpackers hostel chain has another hostel in Hanoi, called Original, which is a more chilled out place, and travelers staying at Original will eventually join the party at Downtown and the pub crawl. Be ready to return late at night and to spend the following day trying to recover from your heavy hangover. But don’t worry, Downtown’s kitchen has all the delicious comfort food you could wish for on your hangover day.