Kool Backpacker Hostel

31 Bangla Road. T. Patong A Kathu, Phuket, Thailand, Distance from city centre: 10.7km
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Rating: 85%from 3 reviews

  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 86%Staff
  • 86%Security
  • 86%Cleanliness
  • 100%Location
  • 86%Value for money
  • 73%Facilities
This hostel was designed in order to provide you with an enjoyable stay in one of the most vibrant cities of Phuket. Kool Backpacker Hostel will provide you with a friendly, fun and intimate atmosphere for young travellers, hopefully making you feel at home. Our brand new facilities are cleaned regularly to ensure everything is super clean for our guests. Inside weve provided an electrifying atmosphere with modern finishings, quirky lighting design and music systems. Our staff are friendly, up for a chat and always willing to assist you with anything you might need.

Guests can relax with fellow travellers in the TV/DVD room furnished with comfortable lounges, chat to family and friends on the internet using the free-WIFI and chill out with a couple of beers. Or you may wish to head up to the rooftop where you will find Climax, a popular bar in Phuket.

Our facilities include;
- Free individual lockers and locks
- Free linen and duvets
- Free WIFI internet
- Clean toilets & hot/cold shower rooms
- 24 hour reception
- Airport transfer
- Lounge area with TV & DVD
- Mini-bar
- Very friendly staff

We offer a large range of trips and tours including trips to Phi Phi Island, James Bond Island, Raya Island, White Water Rafting, Elephant Trekking and so on. With 1 day notice we can organise even the most bizzare tour for you! Tours can be booked at our reception, so don't be shy to come and ask!

Kool Backpacker Hostel has three dorm types available;
- 4 Bed Mixed Dorm
- 6 Bed Mixed Dorm
- 6 Bed Female Dorm

Bed sheets and linen are provided and all rooms come with individual lockers and locks, reading lights and shared bathroom with hot showers. All rooms are air-conditioned.

FULL BALANCE of payment payable as stated in your booking contract WILL BE COLLECTED UPON CHECK -IN even if duration of stay is shortened. Please do not make an online booking with us if your are not sure of your arrival time & duration of stay.
E-mail us for clarification.

Amendments and cancel to original reservations must be made directly to us (the hostel)at least 168 hours (7 days) before your intended arrival

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport transfers
  • ATM
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • House Keeping
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • NightClub
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

FULL BALANCE of payment payable as stated in your booking contract WILL BE COLLECTED UPON CHECK -IN even if duration of stay is shortened or no show.

CANCELLATION POLICY:

HIGH SEASON: (OCT - MAR) Cancellations must be made at least 7 DAYS prior to arrival.
LOW SEASON: (APR - SEPT) Cancellations must be made at least 3 DAYS prior to arrival.

All cancellations and booking changes must be made via EMAIL or the change WILL NOT be accepted. Cancellations will NOT be accepted via phone.

Failure to cancel will result in your credit card being charged for the WHOLE amount.

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We are located on the third floor of the Ocean Bangla Department Store building.

FROM THE PHUKET INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.

OPTION # 1
The most cost effective way is to hop on an airport mini-bus. The price will cost approximately 200 Baht. The mini-bus departs from the DEPARTURE level. Kool Backpacker Hostel is located on the third floor of the Ocean Bangla Department Store building.

OPTION # 2
You could opt for a limousine transfer both shared and private - this is expensive and in our opinion not worth the price. Furthermore as the driver is on commission from the shops etc, he will endeavour to sell you products and services on route - so be prepared to be seriously hassled (sometimes frustratingly so). Please remember to be firm but not rude!

FROM ANY FERRY PORT OR CENTRAL BUS STATION

You can catch a local bus, Tuk Tuk or Motorbike Taxi. Prices will vary.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like more information regarding directions to the hostel.

Located Near

Patong boasts numerous hotels, restaurants, nightclubs, bars and pubs and several other tourist attractions which caters to the needs of every traveller. Kool Backpacker Hostel is centrally located on Bangla Road. We guarantee you that once you step outside the front door you will experience something out of this world! The Patong beachfront is less then 2 minutes walk away. There are also many other tourists attractions including; Cabaret, Massage and Spa, Water activities and shopping.

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