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Backpackers In Paradise

40 Peninsular Drive, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My sister and I stayed in a private room with a shared bathroom. The room itself was quite basic and not the cleanest, very dusty. Having a room with no aircon wasn't ideal. But with that being said, everyone there was really lovely and willing to help. The atmosphere of the place was magnetic. I would definitely stay again (as... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked a private room for one night upon our arrival to surfers. The pictures suggest that the room is clean and basic. When we walked in the beds had barely been made and the quilt cover had DEFINITELY NOT been changed since the previous guest!! The walls were dirty and the bamboo blind was awful! There were cockroaches in... More 

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Adam_BIP, Manager at Backpackers In Paradise, responded to this review

Hi Sian, all our rooms are cleaned and covers changed on a daily basis, we also check the rooms to make sure they are up to a high standard. The room is listed as with a shared bathroom so yes you would need to lock the door. I am sorry you didnt enjoy your stay with us, we have only... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Managed to get a good price for this hostel on Hostelworld, but reading the reviews I was a little bit sceptical of how clean this hostel would be. Stayed in a 20 bed dorm, whilst it was hot, for the price I cannot complain. There were 2 toilets and 2 showers attached to the dorm, which were cleaned daily. Not... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived Saturday and everyone that works here and is staying here is really welcoming. The rooms and kitchen are clean and spacious enough. Great facilities like the pool, bbq and pool table and the weather obviously helps :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I arrived last night at 10.30pm with no difficulty in checking into my room. It is very clean and the staff is very welcoming. The kitchen is spotless and the bathroom very clean too. I have stayed in hostels in Melbourne and Sydney and a this one is by far my favourite one.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place with a great vibe! The 20 person room was nice and got cleaned enough. Big pool and enough places to chill! Nicr bar where you cab also shoot some pool and there is a restaurant aswell. Music keeps ya going all day. Would stay again!

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Gold Coast, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Partner and I stayed for one night as we were passing through. Room looked clean until we took our shoes off, can see the floors had been mopped but were very sticky to walk on, including the shared bathroom. Had a room with a queen bed, that was actually two single beds with a very thin sheet across, making it... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're drinking all the time and wanting to party you'll love this place if not I wouldn't recommend staying here. We stayed in an 20 bed dorm, it was okay. Not dirty but not especially clean. It had 2 ensuite bathrooms to the room, however only one was nice. Although even the nice one never had hot water. The... More 

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Adam_BIP, Manager at Backpackers In Paradise, responded to this review

Hi Davii thanks for your review, our 20bed dorm is designed to be a fun, budget room to meet fellow travelers, if you were looking for a quieter stay we do offer private and smaller dorms. I can assure you our big dorms are cleaned twice daily. Music from the Billabong bar is turned off at 10.30pm when the bar... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a nice place with a good and lovely atmosphere, then you are right at the Backpackers in Paradise. I met the most amazing people there and had the best time ever! They also have the best deals for going out in Surfers which is always a good laugh! Thanks for being such a nice hostel!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place, good kitchen facility, pool is amazing, staff are incredible friendly. The cafe and bar i give a 9/10 Hannah and Karie are awesome clearners, did a great job, the room need more air flow possible to open more windows

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