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790 on George

790 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very Good location, near central station and georges street Nice staff, very helpful Big kitchen with facilities, big fridges and storage boxes The rooms are correct but the common areas are not perfectly clean Internet is not free

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Having spent the last week here at 790 on George I will be sad to leave. The Hostel is very clean, the rooms are hoovered and the bin changed every day which doesnt happen in hostels very often! The location is great, 2 min walk from Central station. 10 min walk to darling harbour. The showers/toilets are very clean, however... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked my hostels in Sydney a little bit later and I just stumbled upon 790 on George. I didn't have any background or expectation of the hostel but I knew that it was reasonably priced. When I finally checked in, I was surprised that it was indeed a no-frills, good service hostel located at the heart of Sydney. It... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is old school backpacking . No frills reasonably clean . Not a headbangers or priccy gap year middle class place . Good showers (male and female ) . Happy staff . Get replacement sheets yourself each 3 days . Been before and will go again . Bonus !!!! A short walk from Central station .

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

790 on George street is in a good location only a 2minute walk away from the central station and good stores. I stayed in a six bed dorm. The beds are comfortable with memory foam mattresses and clean sheets. However, the room is quite tired and smells stale. In general the hostel is not well cleaned. Eg Shower room and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

What a dreadful, filthy and unfriendly place! From inhospitable staff who wander around like zombies, pretending to clean this place to the very prison/basement cafeteria and overpriced wifi I wonder why this place is Tripadvisors number two of all hostels.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Just near YHA, but room rates are cheaper! It's a good choice if you wanna stay in city. Staff are friendly. Room is clean. Bed is comfortable. And appreciate there is a charger inside the locker. But kitchen is a bit dirty and too crowded........

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I stayed with a friend in the suburbs which was 1-1.5 hours by train from CBD while I was in Sydney, but because of my packed itinerary, I decided to stay at 790 for 1 night. It was my very first night sleeping in a backpacker style hostel, I paid 29 AUD for 1 night in a female only dorm... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stayed in the hostel for 2 days in October. We reached around 9 AM. Though check in starts from 2 PM, but we were allowed to keep our luggage in the room at 11 AM. We had booked double bedroom, which was very small in size. there was one double bed bunk, almirah which was not in good condition.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 via mobile

there is a lot of people living there, works etc, one day when I arrived in my room y saw one guy cutting his hair inside the room! he was in a chair and there is a girl cutting his hairadd the same in a barber shop. People eating inside the room. There is no control of who enter in... More 

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790Management, General Manager at 790 on George, responded to this review

Hey Wil, Thanks for taking the time to make a review - i appreciate your comments and am sorry to hear your stay wasn't as great as it could have been. We are a very large hostel and while all our doors (including the bathrooms) are key coded for security purposes, occasionally people do let their friends from other rooms... More 

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Address: 790 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 70
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