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Woodduck Backpackers

390 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Ranked #62 of 108 Specialty Lodging in Brisbane
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had not read all good things about this hostel but as the area appeared to be full when I booked last minute I decided to go for it anyway - how bad could it be? Well, the bathrooms were generally unclean, the place is like a party-house and very loud with minimal soundproofing. The saving grace of my stay... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

This is a small hostel and it is very easy to make friends there, but the facilities are bad. There is a hole in the corner of the common area which lets a cold wind blow through; the roof drips when it rains; there are only two showers in the mens toilet, one of which has no pressure and the... More

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Berlin, Germany
3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This hotel is bad because the beds are not comportable. It is not like other hotels in Australia because nobodys party and nobody smiles. The owner man is very bad. I ask him for small favor and he is very very very ignorant. He shout at people for small extremities. My friends and me stay here but do no smile... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I stayed here as a solo F traveller and really enjoyed it! It's really clean for a hostel, nice combination of quiet during the week with it a bit more lively on the weekend, well if the manager lets you have fun! Quite a lot of guests here have been staying for quite a while which is helpful as they're... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014 via mobile

This backpakers is a great human experience. If you want to find friends to spend good time in brisbane it´s the place. It´s a quiet hostel with everynight an activity and your are close to all the pub and club. The room are clean and cosy with wood floor how make the diference. The staff is awesome if your note... More

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I really enjoyed my stay at Woodduck last month. It is located near the Transit Centre and only 15 min from the City Centre or South Bank. The hostel has a great atmosphere because it's not that big. The rooms are very nice and big enough. I liked the wooden floor the most. As cleaned twice a day I also... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Nice enough hostel but the manager is possibly the worse person i have come across in my life, which is a shame because everything else is good. My friend had accidentally smoked in the wrong area (outdoors) whilst drunk and instead of deducting or taking his deposit (like most reasonable hostels would do), the manager waltzed into our room the... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013 via mobile

Stay here for 3 nights in November. Was put into a 12 bed room, which was split into 2 rooms. One with 4 beds, the other with 8. They were very cramped. One plug with an extension cord with 5 plugs was not enough for 12 people. There is just one big kitchen/"living space" which felt like being in a... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

The beauty of Woodduck is it's size, with no more than 70 people there at a time it's a great place to meet new people and get to know them properly. I stayed in Woodduck for 5 months whilst working to save money and continue travelling and I always felt safe and comfortable there. Chris always makes sure everyone is... More

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Casablanca, Morocco
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70 reviews 70 reviews
64 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

The worst hostel we had in Australia. A fake double room in the middle of a dormitory so you have to enter the dormitory to enter your double room The room had a window on the street, very noisy because of the traffic. The kitchen was not clean and the common area was old and in a bad state (sofas... More

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Address: 390 Upper Roma Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
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