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3.0 of 5 Hostel   |   107-109 Darlinghurst Road | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Jackaroo Hostel
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Ranked #26 of 134 Specialty Lodging in Sydney
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for a week in November while trying to find a job in Sydney. The hostel itself is very clean and housekeeping do the rooms every day. The kitchen is a little small but has everything you need, including an oven and there is a lovely roof terrace, if you’re willing to climb the many levels of stairs!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here as a couple for 3 nights. Overall it was a great stay, good for our needs. Couple of big downsides that are important to mention...bear with me! Pro's: - free wifi (works brilliantly) and computer use, in a nice lounge area. 4 bed dorm room was small but had a window and fan, so was cool at night.... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

loved it here and would definitely recommend it. Great location and short walk from city, Kings cross isn't as bad as some of the stories I had been told! Staff are really friendly and helpful and the wifi is good. Only negative is the kitten was rarer small and no hot water for washing up?! Other than that I had... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We stayed for two nights at jackaroo. The location is conveniently close to the station and the free wifi is fast. However, we stayed in a room on the second floor with only a matted skylight that didn't open. There was no aircon and no ventilation. I've been to Malaysia and slept in rooms with aircon but this was far... More 

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

I only stayed a couple of nights here, but I had an awesome stay! The staff were friendly and helpful, the security was great, and being right next to the train station was very convenient. Also, the free breakfast (toast with fixins and cereal) was a huge plus!! There was a pretty big problem though. I stayed in a room... More 

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Sydney
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I've stayed in many hostels around Sydney, and this has the best value for money. Despite it's reputation Kings Cross is a decent area with plenty of shops and places to go and of course being next to the station is a huge plus. The staff are all lovely, reception friendly and will always go the extra mile to make... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Me and my friend stayed in a 4-bed dorm and we were the only ones in the room. So we had the room to ourselves. A very very reasonable priced hostel. Good location as it was right next to the train station, so you will not get lost to find the hostel. Wi-fi and breakfast are free. Reception was nice... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I booked a standard double room. The size of the room is comfortable for me, and it is very clean. The room is on top floor, by the street. The noises didn't bother me at all, put on ear plug when I want to sleep. The hostel is awesome, clean, and maintained well, they just finished re-painting the hand rails!... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We had a fairly pleasant stay here, but Kings Cross is not the best area. Good points were; the hostel was right next to the train station, the staff were pretty friendly and free breakfast and free wi-fi were included. The bad points were that the place smelt very strongly of bleach when we got there (which was a bit... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Though the price is not cheap, it does worth it. The only problem is the lack of elevator and the usage of bleach while cleaning.

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Address: 107-109 Darlinghurst Road | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Jackaroo Hostel 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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