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Hotel Review: Adventure Hostel Bangkok updated: July 11, 2018 originally reviewed Feb 22-26, 2016

Hotel Review: Adventure Hostel Bangkok

Rating: star star star star star (5 stars out of 5) - a must-experience
Location: Adventure Hostel, Bangkok, Thailand
Phone: 062 527 2581
Email: theadventurehostel@gmail.com

Value for Money
Starting at B350 for a dorm bed, Adventure Hostel is probably not the cheapest around. But considering what you get, it's great value for the following:

Efficient, Helpful and Friendly Staff
This is usually standard in big hotels, but at Adventure Hostel, the staff go the extra mile. When I asked them about a train alternative to my destination, they looked up the details online and got back to me with train schedule, tariff and how to get there. They showed me on the map where to get the best Baht rate for my dollar, where to buy Thai sim card, etc.

Hands-on Owner
The owners are involved in the day-to-day operation of the hostel, ensuring a tight ship. They are open to suggestions (and I had plenty!) and looking for ways to better his hotel.

BTS N7 Saphan Khwai Train Station
This is perhaps the hostel's unique selling point. The station is right in front of the hotel, giving me fast and convenient access to any point in the city. When the roads are clogged during rush hour, the trains are a time saver.

Ending Thoughts
I really enjoyed my stay in this hotel. Next time I visit Bangkok again, I wouldn't stay anywhere else.

--- TheLoneRider

disclosure: this hotel became a client because I wanted to make it a client. They run a good hotel business and that's the kind of hotel I'd like to introduce to my readers.


the open roof deck is just across the BTS train station air-conditioned kitchen/dine-in area freebies honesty-based snack store from the roof deck, you can see the BTS N7 Train Station the open roof deck the guard salutes after inspecting the bag...view from the roof deck when come out of the hotel, the BTS Saphan Khwai N7 Station is right in front inside the room, I could work on the table...aircon, reliable wifi and window I made many suggestions to the owner, but he liked this proposal the most the bunk beds are separated from each other by a plywood wall
Adventure Hostel Bangkok

Adventure Hostel

Location: N7 BTS train station stop, 1541 Phahonyothin Rd., Payathai, Bangkok, Thailand
Tel: 062 527 2581
Email: theadventurehostel@gmail.com


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Bangkok, Thailand

hotels in Bangkok HOTEL

Empo Hostel Bangkok - backpacker friendly, bunk beds, affordable, a/c rooms, wifi, laundry
On Nut 30, Bangkok, Thailand
Adventure Hostel Bangkok - N7 BTS train stop, dorm rooms, great for solo travelers, laundry, roof deck, entertainment center, kitchen, all-day tea-coffee, fridge, clean
1541 Phahonyothin Rd. Payathai

gyms on On Nut, Bangkok GYM| gyms on On Nut, Bangkok YOGA

Now's Fitness Bangkok - gym equipment, yoga, Muay Thai, boxing, fitness trainer, cafe, healthy food
726 Soi On Nut 14 Rd, Khwaeng Suan Luang, Khet Suan Luang, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10250

Useful Information

Bangkok Cost Index

as of Sep 4, 2018: US$1 = Baht 32 = Php 53

  • Bht 60 sm, 90 big one mug draft beer
  • Bht 13 1.5 liter drinking water
  • Bht 220 one hour massage
  • Bht 60-80 muesli breakfast
  • Bht 60-80 tom yum soup in modest eatery
  • Bht 25-30 coffee
  • Bht 30-50 pad thai
  • Bht 350 Adventure Hostel lodging
  • Bht 20-30/load laundry, coin operated machine
  • Bht 7 bus ride
Transport Map of Bangkok

You can get around Bangkok using the trains, buses, tuk-tuks or the boat. Here is the transport map to give you a heads-up.

Bangkok to Chiang Mai by Night Train from Bang Sue Train Station
  1. take the MRT train to Bang Sue Station. Take the #2 Exit to the provincial trains
  2. Proceed to Counter 2. You will see an information booth, a train schedule chart and the ticket counter. Choose the train and pay at the ticket counter.
  3. daily train schedule:
    • 8:48am - #7 Train, arrive Chiang Mai 7:30pm, not sleeper, B638
    • 2:06pm - #109 Train, arrive Chiang Mai 4:05am, sleeper
    • 6:31pm - #9 Premium Train, arrive Chiang Mai 7:15am, sleeper, B938 upper deck, B1038 lower deck
    • 7:56pm - #13 Train, arrive Chiang Mai 8:40am, sleeper, B768 upper deck, B838 lower deck
    • 10:22pm - #51 Train, arrive Chiang Mai 12:10pm, sleeper, 3rd class B270 (non sleeper), 2nd class B438, B728 upper deck, B798 lower deck

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