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    Sleep In Actual Shipping Containers At Bunkker, A Quirky Goa Hostel, Which Costs Just INR 300

    Tanmay posted on 15 July


    Bunkker in Goa offers accommodation {aka bunkers} in shipping containers, which are even air conditioned! And even their bathrooms are in containers! Meet, party and relax, for cheap – Bunkker is the real deal!

    Let's Ship This!

    Located in little Vagator next to the Maxen Guest House, Bunkker is a hostel that is made of shipping containers. Yes, actual shipping containers. The dorms are basic, and have six beds in each container. You have an option of air conditioned or non air-conditioned rooms as well. It is perfect for backpackers and solo travellers looking for a cheap yet exciting place to stay in. You have a basic place to stay in, but comfortable living. The hostel is colourful, with benches and tables in all kinds of bright shades, a common area and a kitchen. Beds come with pillows and sheets and have plug points, a safe and a light next to them. You get free Wi-Fi, laundry service, housekeeping and cable TV.

    Down Time

    Breakfast is not an added option, but comes at a small extra charge {A breakfast of eggs, toast and tea will cost you INR 60}. The hostel has a common area, where you can relax with a drink, strum on a guitar or read a book, enjoying someone else’s or your own company. You could even take one of the staff to the market, buy ingredients and cook one of your favourite meals with their help, albeit you pay extra charges. There’s an attached bar as well.

    A bunk here costs INR 300 per person {yes, you read that right}. They also have female only dorms, costing INR 250 only.

    Things To Do Around Bunkker

    Rent a bicycle or scooter, and explore Goa on your own. Head to the nearby Vagator beach and soak in the sun and sand, which is just 750m away. You could even head to the Chapora Fort, and explore the 17th century Portuguese fortress and admire the superb view. Marvel at the Shiva’s face carved into rock, a few kilometres from the hostel.

    To wine and dine, head to the Disco Valley restaurant, located on the sand and feast on their delicious seafood along with a cool beer and the waves for company. Indulge in the happy house at the nearby Fishtail Bar and Restaurant.

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      Location Details

      587(1), Next To Maxen Guest House, Small Vagator, Bardez, Goa

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