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Brado's Backpackers

34 - 36A Darlinghurst Road | Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't expect anything other than a hostel for long term residents that party most nights. We stayed here while trying to find jobs which wasn't the best idea, but we did have a good few nights here that we won't forget any time soon!! The hostel as a whole isn't very clean at all (our room wasn't cleaned once the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at brados with a friend in June 2015. It was our first hostel in Australia. We needed cheap accomodation so weren't expecting much, but it was pretty appalling. The 14 bed dorm we stayed in was absolutely filthy, drink spilled all over the floor, rotting food and dirty beds and sheets. I'm used to party hostels so the noise... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is very cheap, so I didnt expected much, nor wanted much. All i wanted was a place to put my head down at night and be CLEAN. So i checked in with staff more interrested in chatting up some girl, and basicly the moment i gave my money it was like here's ya pillow case and vallet sheet (yup... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

hey my names Tanya. I originally came out here by myself and I am so glad I came to Brados! I was alittle bit nervous traveling alone giving I was 18 but everyone at Brados made me feel so at home. It's such a nice hostel with tons of movies to watch, social activities constantly happening and amazing staff and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Stayed here back in September and had a fantastic time for the five days I stayed. The location is good and only a short walking distance to the Sydney harbour bridge and main shopping centres. Met a fantastic bunch of people and had a lot of fun playing drinking games and going out on some of hostels featured nights. There... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

This was the first time I had ever stayed in a hostel. I wasn't impressed (I went on a club 18-30 holiday in Kavos when I was a teenager so I know what to expect with cheap accommodation. However this was bad even when compared with that!) When I arrived, I was given a pillowcase, a fitted bed sheet and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We had originally booked to stay at hump backpackers, but an error in the booking system meant that our booking hadn't been made and we were sent to stay here, with the stipulation that the price would be the same however we would be staying in separate rooms due to that being the only availability. Unhappy with this but with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

I originally booked in for only 3nights and here I am 3 months on still here. Positives: Fast free wifi 100's of movies Free breakfast Staff are friendly and welcoming Great facilities Always something happening eg events/ nights out/ beach days Great location 2mins to train station a Coles Free Gym Negatives : This is a party hostel so if... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

This has to be one of the best hostels I've stayed in over my 9 months of traveling. It has everything; free breakfast, free wifi throughout the hostel, hundreds of recent movies, free gym, a/c and best of all friendly staff! The hostel is in a great location, the train station a 2 minute walk with great train lines around... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I heard of this hostel off a passer by as I was in need of a place to stay, so I thought id check in to try it out. On arrival the staff were friendly and the place seemed to have a buzz about it. The people I met were friendly and welcoming and made me fit in straight away.... More 

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