Hostels in Cat Ba Island, Vietnam

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Get to know Cat Ba Island (no more "I wish I knew this before")

Guess what? Cat Ba Island is also named and spelled Cát Bà - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Cat Ba Island here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

FAQ about Cat Ba Island Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Cat Ba Island. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Cat Ba Island. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

A hostel in Cat Ba Island costs on average $11 for a dorm. A hostel in Cat Ba Island with private rooms costs on average $35. shows all 21 Hostels in Cat Ba Island. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay. compares prices for 21 hostels in Cat Ba Island, Vietnam. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Cat Ba Island such as
  • 15 hotels
  • 4 guesthouses

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Cat Ba Island.

Cocoon Inn Cat Ba is the best rated hostel for partying in Cat Ba Island.

It offers: Bar.

Your Packing List for Cat Ba Island

Your Packing List for Cat Ba Island

Pack smart, not hard

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Cat Ba Island and Vietnam.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

Get your full Packing List here

Cat Ba Island Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Cat Ba Island, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
21 Total number of hostels
$11 Average dorm price
$35 Average private room price
$6 Cheapest hostel in Cat Ba Island
CatBa Backpacker Hostel is the cheapest
18 Party hostels in Cat Ba Island
Cocoon Inn Cat Ba is the best rated
Most Cat Ba Island hostels are located in
Cat Hai district
6.1 Average rating of all hostels

Other Nearby Cities

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Hanoï (123 Km / 76 mi.)
Dong Hoi (126 Km / 78 mi.)
Dồng Văn (137 Km / 85 mi.)
Thanh Hoa (171 Km / 106 mi.)
Cao Bang (197 Km / 122 mi.)

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