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Wake Up! Sydney

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509 Pitt St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Only stayed here for a couple of nights as part of a group tour but my trip had to be cut short due to illness. Hostel is very clean and well kept and is an incredibly social hostel, so perfect if you're looking to meet a lot of people. I stayed in a 10 person dorm and personally found this... More 

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Wales
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If your travelling alone this is a great place to meet people before heading up the coast. It's also clean and the staff are friendly. The general gist is that it's tad on the expensive side compared to most other hostels but most people agree it's worth the added cost

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Thank Skylon83
WakeUpTeam, Manager at Wake Up! Sydney, responded to this review

Hi Skylon83, Thanks for taking the time to leave us your feedback and thanks for your perfect rating. I am so glad you had such an awesome stay with us and met lots of new friends before heading up the coast on your Aussie adventure. Whilst we are sometimes viewed as expensive, we offer some of the most competitive prices... More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very impressive property, great to see clean rooms, bathrooms, toilets and kitchen. The bed was very comfortable and the room was very clean. I would happily stay there again. My only complaint is the guest noise of people talking to their friends at early hours of the morning and waking me up!

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Thank Darren H
WakeUpTeam, Manager at Wake Up! Sydney, responded to this review

Hi Darren H, Thanks for taking the time to give us a review and thanks for your perfect rating. It certainly sounds like you had an awesome time with us. I will certainly be letting the Housekeeping team know that their efforts have not gone unnoticed. We go to great lengths to ensure that there is minimal noise on the... More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

To start with, the hotel lies in a perfectly convenient location, from which it's easy to go everywhere. In the hotel, public areas are clean and always easy and ready to use. Plus great services, all these features make Wake Up! a wonderful place to stay! :-)

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Thank chrisjl2016
WakeUpTeam, Manager at Wake Up! Sydney, responded to this review

Hi Chrisjl2016, Thanks for taking the time to leave us your feedback. It certainly sounds like you had a great time with us and in Sydney. We are very lucky with our central location, you are right it makes seeing everything Sydney has to offer very easy. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Wake Up! Management More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I can see the appeal of the Hostel, it just wasn't for us. When we arrived it seemed really cool and a young place which it fits with their demographic. We checked in thinking everything was ok, went out for the rest of the day to come back to find out that our booking hadn't gone through which was quite... More 

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Thank Lucy A
WakeUpTeam, Manager at Wake Up! Sydney, responded to this review

Hi Lucy A, Thanks for taking the time to leave us your feedback, we appreciate all feedback and are always looking to better our property. I will certainly be following up your feedback in regards to your bathroom and make sure it’s up to our high standards. As a 6ft3 gentleman I certainly can sympathise with your situation however some... More 

England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You get what you pay for, rooms are clean, each bed has a light and power socket, staff very helpful, the downside is the kitchen is too small for the amount of guests in the hostel, and the tv room is open and next to the kitchen so it was usually pretty noisy and you couldn't hear the tv. Great... More 

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Thank simmo2158
WakeUpTeam, Manager at Wake Up! Sydney, responded to this review

Hi Simmo2158, Thanks for taking the time to leave us your feedback. We have recently fitted every dorm room with individual power points and reading lights as we know even backpackers enjoy the small creature comforts! I will be letting housekeeping know how impressed you were with the cleanliness as they work very hard to ensure our high Wake Up!... More 

Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hostel, lovely staff who were really helpful. Facilities are brilliant and there are lots of things to get involved in. Felt safe in our shared room where lockers were provided, was clean even in shared shower facilities and toilets. Fast wifi. Only downside was it was quite a walk from the main attractions but there is a shuttle bus... More 

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Thank Ellie M
WakeUpTeam, Manager at Wake Up! Sydney, responded to this review

Hi Ellie M, Thanks for taking the time to leave us your review and thanks for your perfect rating. I am so glad you had such an awesome stay with us and think we are the best hostel you have stayed in. I will be letting the reception staff and the house keeping staff know that their efforts have not... More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Expensive for a hostel but cheap for a hotel...and that's exactly what your getting...the cleanliness of a hotel and the customer service to match!!! Entertainment organised each eve so your never bored from live bands to pool tournaments and during the day free tours around the city and beaches. Great family atmosphere from the staff starting with John at the... More 

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Thank Nailer16383
WakeUpTeam, Manager at Wake Up! Sydney, responded to this review

Hi Nailer16383, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review and thanks for your perfect rating. We all certainly work extremely hard to ensure everyone has the best possible experience not just in Wake Up! but also in Sydney. I will certainly let John and the Side Bar crew know how impressed you were with their service. We... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My first experience in an aussie hostel and I would recommend. I stayed in an 8 bed mixed dorm and met great people. Light and plug socket next to your bed is very handy. Lockers not huge but decent sized and able to unpack a few bits. If you get a bottom bunk then under bed storage a plus too.... More 

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Thank Alicia L
WakeUpTeam, Manager at Wake Up! Sydney, responded to this review

Hi Alicia L, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. It certainly sounds like your first aussie hostel experience was an awesome one. The Wake Up! Building originally was a department store all the way back in the early 1900's! Because of this all the levels and rooms are different sizes. In regards to the kitchen I... More 

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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hostel is ridiculously big, but the amount of people you get to meet is awesome! Facilities are good and clean, beds are comfy, staff are friendly and polite. The travel desk is really helpful and were able to answer any questions I had. Cafe is nice if a little overpriced. Location is amazing - you can get anywhere as... More 

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Thank Emma H
WakeUpTeam, Manager at Wake Up! Sydney, responded to this review

Hi Emma H, Thanks for taking the time to leave us your review and thanks for your perfect rating. I am so glad you had such an awesome stay with us. I will certainly be sharing your review with all the staff here as I believe all their hard efforts have contributed to your amazing experience. Side Bar is a... More 

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