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Our House Backpackers

33 Gilbert Place, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Location is an advantage but not only. Staffs also friendly and room is clean. They also provide breakfast (toast and jam). If you just want to stay for few nights in city center, this is your hostel.

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Sydney
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Service: The guys working there were friendly. Value: Good value. Sleep quality: Okay. Cleanliness: A bit dusty in the rooms. Kitchen is always messy. Drying towels and washing sponges are dirty, possibly make dishes dirtier than before. Location: Good; close to the shops, train/tram stations and Anytime Fitness. Rooms: Quite big but the placement of lockers is a bit inconvenient.... More

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Leixlip, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

OHB is based in a great location in CBD, which is good if you're looking to spend a few days in Adelaide. The dorms has many beds and are air conditioned, the staff is very friendly and they have a nice little bar in the hostel if you want to play pool and enjoy a beer. The only thing I... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Stayed in OHB 07 - 12 Jan 2014 as a UK single senior traveler and had no problem fitting in. The biggest attraction to OHB is it is so well placed in the city. I booked ahead and on checking in was allocated a bed in the 8 bed Melbourne Dorm that was never full up my whole stay, The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013 via mobile

Stopped in a 10 bed dorm which was plenty big enough for everyone to store there luggage. Lockers in the rooms where very useful. Rooms had wooden floors which i don't think got cleaned whilst i was there. Bathrooms had plenty of showers and toilets, cleaned most days. Kitchen was ok maybe not enough equipment. The idea of everyone having... More

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012

We stayed at Our House Backpackers on a few seperate occasions and could not have asked for more. The staff treats you like family, travel advice and discounts being no exception.We LOVE Jono, Frank, Richard, Kim and everyone else at the hostel. Very clean and safe.Plenty of places to relax and watch TV or have a few drinks in the... More

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adelaide
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

Its worth the money, its really cheap and you get more than you pay for. Richard was really helpful and friendly as were all the staff. Showers were really clean, always hot water. Kitchen fully stocked. Free breakfast!!! What more could you ask for? No bed bugs! The common area is a bit small upstairs but there is one downstairs.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

A very modern hostel with cool stuff and a perfectly equipped kitchen. the internet is cheap and you have TVs and can borrow some DVDs or just play pool. the hostel is well considered in the center of the town. If you want to visit something, from booking a tour up to planning a rip on your own just ask... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

A very nice and clean backpackers with three common rooms with flat screen TVs and a built in bar with exceptionally cheap drinks. The staff are nice and helpful for the most part. The beds are a bit stiff, but overall not too bad for a backpackers. I would reccommend staying there.

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Address: 33 Gilbert Place, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide
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Adelaide's newest and most centrally located Backpacker and Youth Hostel. We offer free bed linen, crockery, and cutlery for use during your stay, and every guest is allocated a personal locker. We offer free breakfast every morning, travel and tour advice, and help finding jobs! On top of all of this we have won the hostelbookers Best Cleanliness Awards for 2011 and 2012! It doesn't get much better than this! ... more   less 
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