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Sleeping Inn Backpackers

3.0 of 5 Hostel   |   26 - 28 Peninsular Drive, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic location ....on top of town and a short walk to the beach. Great facilities at the hostel, we had our own living room and kitchen. Made such a difference to have a bit of space and privacy. Our room was small but comfortable, we didn't spend a lot of time in our rooms so to be honest... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere! Great people! The staff was getting out of their way to make me feel welcome. I travelled on my own now for 6 months and never found it that easy to get in touch with new people. My room was inside an apartment? Really different. Haven't seen this kinda style before? The big night out club crawl was... More

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Christchurch
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were super nice! They picked us up from the bus stop and took us back to the hostel. Loved that they were apartment style accommodations so we shared a kitchen and living room with only 8 other people, made it very homey. The pubcrawl was a great way to meet people and was tons of fun. Only negative... More

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Welwyn Garden City, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sleeping Inn is the kind of hostel you never want to leave. The fact that this hostel is B.Y.O means that the crowd at Sleeping Inn that are awesome normally, then turn respectively bonkers after a few quick rounds at Goon Pong. Prepare for some heated matches! If you are trying to save money, probably best to stay somewhere quiet... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Now, I've been around, and I've seen some things..... But I've not never been in no hostel like this no how....great staff, great atmosphere, great times!!....and you can swim naked in the pool...but only after 6pm....I never did though

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

They have made this hostel sound very impressive from the leaflet but in fact it's very average and very far from how they make it appear. There is free wifi, but it only works in the reception and is very hard to connect to. The dorms are apartments, mainly for 4 people, with a kitchen, bathroom and living area. The... More

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Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

The staff were very accommodating, our coach was not until 6.45pm and they let us use their facilities throughout the day even though we checked out at 10am. One of the more livelier hostels my friends and I have stayed in and the staff did everything they could to get everyone involved. Rooms were clean and the dorm was more... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Was not impressed with this hostel at all . Image did not look like the room one bit. The room was small, the Doona and pillows could not even be classed as what they were , the bed concaved in the middle, there were very few dishes provided and those which were had not been given a good clean in... More

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

You recieve a really great warm welcome when checking in. However it somewhat goes downhill when you enter the room. The size of the dorm is great but it's disgustingly dirty. For example, bed was full of hairs, the bathroom was disgusting and the overall cleanliness was just bad. Some of the cleaners don't really clean, just skim over a... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I spent 8 nights at Sleeping Inn and got to meet so many new and interesting people everyday! The staff on reception were very friendly and welcoming... Importantly, the beds were very comfortable and room clean and tidy. The hostel was an apartment style so lots of kitchens - which I loved! :) There perhaps could have been more sockets... More

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Address: 26 - 28 Peninsular Drive, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Sleeping Inn Backpackers 3*
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Introducing Surfers Paradise BEST Hostel. MultiAward winning Sleeping Inn Backpackers!Apartment style living at its best, all rooms include kitchens,bathrooms and TV's. Sleeping Inn is only 5 minute walk to central surfers and we are happy to book any tour you may be interested in!NEWLY RENOVATED HOSTEL with a brand new Cinema Room, Games/Pool Room and more. There is always something happening at Sleeping Inn Surfers!Pay for 3 nights and your 4th night is FREE!FREE WIFIFREE unique Pick Up Free use of BBQ FREE linenFREE Boogie Boards FREE Nightclub Entry SPECIAL NANDOS AND SUBWAY BACKPACKERS CARDSPrize Giveaways and so much more..So get excited about where you sleep..... ... more   less 
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