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Brado's Backpackers

34 - 36A Darlinghurst Road | Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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 3 weeks ago via mobile

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 3 weeks ago via mobile

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at brados on and off for the past year of my working visa, always finding it a great base to come back to and often seeing familiar faces. I first booked in to only stay for 3 nights and ended up staying for months. I was working in Sydney so it was the perfect base. So close... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

Well when you first arrive the staff are very helpful with bringing the bags up the stairs to the rooms. Everyone is very nice and said hello to me in the common areas, great party's and events were organised and super location for an easy walk home. If you want to party late in the kitchen you can because it's... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Most disgusting,vile place i have stayed in my life. Not worth staying there even if its the cheapest. RATS in the kitchen under the fridge. The fridge smells like it had a dead rotting body inside. Rooms Are vacuumed once a week. Cockroaches everywhere. Human faeces in the shared showers.. Always dirty. No soap. Staff are very unprofessional & rude... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for three nights. Rooms were dirty and the bathrooms very unclean. They looked like they belonged in a prison. That said the rates include free breakfast and the place is bouncing every night almost like a disco but only till about 10 so you can easily get to sleep.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Had a great time, met some good people & the hostel was in a perfect place to go out with the rest of the backpackers to party! Was being refurbished when I was there so some parts were great & new, while other needed looking at. Great spot if you're looking to party & meet plenty others after the same... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

Rooms were absolutely filthy, cockroach infestations are clearly huge issue, plates of mouldy food left in the room under my bed from previous people.. A few boys in our room had problems with bed bugs and were bitten from head to toe. Staff were unhelpful, and after mentioning the total absence of so called 'cleaners', were told by one girl... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Cockroaches everywhere due to the rooms never being cleaned. Arrived to a room full of people's previous rubbish including dirty plates and open bottles of jam and peanut butter under the bed. When we complained about the large amount of roaches and uncleanliness of the room there was still nothing done to change this. Location is in red light district..... More 

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Address: 34 - 36A Darlinghurst Road | Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 14
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