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Sydney Star Backpackers

132 Bourke St | Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia (Formerly Australian Backpackers)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed four nights there. Lovely hostel!! Would definitely go there again. :) Good location, nice people, clean, quiet and not that big. Free access to wifi and computers! (I could even print my tickets for some cents) Could store my luggage and use the facilities the hole day before being picked up for the airport. Very good value for money!!

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Thank Nadia F
Catania, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at this hostel. People are very nice, it s quiet clean and cheap. This is a small hostel so its good to make friends. I reaaaaally liked the rooftop. I ll come back in this hostel for sure if i return in Sydney.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed over for New Years. It's a little far out but there's a subway station not that far away and the red city bus stops not that far away either. Had free WiFi, kitchen pretty clean. Only problem is checking out as it's not a 24 hour reception but they did refund key deposit on my card pretty quick.... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

Definitely recommended for someone on a budget. Small rooms but free WiFi throughout and breakfast provided. Location very good for getting to the city. Computers onsite, small living room and good kitchen.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

It is a very decent place for people who are traveling on a budget.The location is right in the city centre,4 km away from the Opera House and it offers free Wi-Fi.The double room has no air conditioning,but it has a fan. If you're traveling by train,the station is 500 m away from the hotel,and it takes 30-40 minutes to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for one night. The staff on reception were really friendly and helpful. We stayed in a private room. It was basic but very clean! Double bed,sink and a locker. Cant complain for $90! Not a noisy hostel.Good location. Hostel offers a free breakfast. Would stay here again :)

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015 via mobile

We found it really difficult to find good, cheap accommodation in Sydney! We stayed in a twin room in Sydney Star which was clean & comfortable enough. The only thing we didn't like was how cold it was - Sydney was still freezing when we arrived yet there was no heating in the room. The location was pretty good -... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights. The only two positive things about the place is its location and the price, you really do get what you pay for in this instance. Everywhere is filthy with an awful smell in all of the corridors! We also seen cockroaches upstairs on the roof terrace! Which is also filthy! The.beds are uncomfortable and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

People here seemed friendly enough. Very laid back, we were in a hurry to check out but it took us ages to because no one was at reception desk. We only stayed one night but got a nice twin room for a good price. Small kitchen. Clean but basic, you get what you pay for

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

Great Location at sydney city which near to King Cross station for a few minute. Very nice staff for helping. Double room got a very comfortable bed and a sink that make us convenience. Staying at second floor, there have two toilet and two bathroom.

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