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Trekkers Backpackers Resort

22 White Street, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4215 , Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rooms are un clean. There were prevoious visitor rubbish under the bed and sand in the bed + bugs. . And we get the good room they said. Don't want to see other rooms then. And first of all, they charged me double for this room. Luckily I get my money back. The hostess even didn't know where is the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014 via mobile

The accomodation itself is pretty standard. U cant expect much by paying little. But one of the staff name Grace. She is from UK. Is a very lovely nice and helpful one. She is willing to look up for direction and arrange transport for us. And when one of us suffered from allergic she even offered her medicine (she has... More

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Southport, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

This was my 1st experience but this place was great! Rosie runs a really nice fun chilled out and relaxed place. Everyone was really nice and accommodating, welcoming and encourage everyone if wanted to participate in the fun and games. Always having fun and laughing and meeting great new friends. Thank you Rosie and team for a really fantastic experience.

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Albury, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Well this was my first experience at a hostel. It was cheap, very cosy and had amazing staff. I have seen previous reviews that were quite negative, But I must say you get what you're payed for and I really did. This place enabled me to experience a variety of cultures in a environment which was very home like whilst... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I personally thought it wasn't too bad the place needs abit of Reno's though in saying that you get what you paid for. I would stay there again because of the location, surfers paradise beach is 6-7mins away by car and there's a big Shopping center 2min walk down the road.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I actually really like this hostel, I see some bad review here but I think when you staying a hostel always there is not like hotel, for the price is very good, small, home like place. I arrive from my flight very tired and the reception help me with my bags to my room, she tell me what I need... More

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

First of all, we were a couple travelling from Rockhampton back to Sydney, stayed over at this backpacker only because of its price. The reception was ok but can still be improved. She took us to the room then immediately thought OMG the floors are dirty, fan is old and dirty as well, bathroom can be flooded after shower because... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

This is a very run down place. It looks dirty, but I think it's because it needs renovating rather then cleaning. There's ants EVERYWHERE! The kitchen is generally keep very clean, the rest of the hostel however, is not. The rooms are a reasonable size. The pool is quite nice but I saw the cleaner using the water to clean... More

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Brisbane, California
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

I was supposed to stay 7 nights thank god it was just the 1! First of all it's nowhere near surfers paradise, it's in the next town called southport! Second the pictures on websites you may see are false advertisement the place is filthy! We stayed in a double room there was dust and dirt everywhere we didn't even get... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Jan/2012 I stayed in for one night only. It was the worst hostel I stayed. Kitchen, pool and totally disorganized and dirty bathrooms. The hostel is noisy and the attendant Trekkers stayed until three hours talking and laughing too loud, I could not sleep. I did not eat breakfast because of lack of cleanliness, I'd rather not eat. I definitely... More

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Also Known As:
Trekkers Backpackers Hotel Surfers Paradise
Trekkers Backpackers Hotel
Trekkers Backpackers Resort Gold Coast/Surfers Paradise
Address: 22 White Street, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4215 , Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
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Ranked #72 of 90 Specialty lodging in Surfers Paradise
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