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Bendigo Backpackers

33 Creek Street, Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia (Formerly Comfort Backpackers Australia)
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Wodonga, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a awesome place to stay, clean, comfortable, had everything we needed in the kitchen, was able to walk to pictures and also the city centre. Was also able to walk to one of the basketball venues without driving. Met some wonderful families that where staying there as well, car was safe. Totally recommend this place to stay.

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Prato, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

How to travel around the world but feel at home at the same time..very clean place..very nice people..very close to the town centre. Actually the best hostel I have ever seen here in Australia in my long experience!!!

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Michelle L, Manager at Bendigo Backpackers, responded to this review

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

First and last time we will come here. Paid in advance but when we got there tried to hit us for more money by spinning a bunch of garbage. showed him the bank transaction but told us could leave if we wanted too, this was like 1015 at night so paid for another night. Then several minutes later came into... More 

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Michelle L, Owner at Bendigo Backpackers, responded to this review

Dear Guest, The Bendigo Backpackers has a new owner/manager as of July 2014. My husband Scott is the only person who does late check ins. He is not the person who you are referring to in your post, as Reception at the Bendigo Backpackers closes at 8.00 pm. Does your review relate to past managers: was it this July (2015)... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

We booked in for one night with a family of four. There were bunkbeds for the kids which they were very excited about, and a large bed for my husband and I, in a good sized room with our own sink. The house was lovely, the rooms clean. It's a shared bathroom situation and these are clean with plenty of... More 

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Michelle L, Manager at Bendigo Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you. We hope to see you again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Even though it was 60 per night for a double, we loved our stay here. Very clean and well equipped house and because it was small and this must have been an off season, it was very quiet and relaxing with only one or two other guests max. I would come here again

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for one night at the start of a trip from Melbourne through to the Western half of Australia. We booked over the phone a few weeks before arrival, and when we got there the new owner, having recently taken over the business, had no record of our booking. Fortunately she had availability as I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Stayed for just a night on the way to Mt Hotham Ski resort. Got in late and gentleman at the desk very pleasant. Nice rooms something about the pink building made us love it even more. Nice large kitchen and very quite. Would highly recommend this backpackers to any one.

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Bendigo, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Under New Management as of the 1st of July 2014. We look forward to seeing you soon. A great location. Great facilities. Great service. Attractions are within walking distance. Great shopping. Lot's of markets throughout the year. And very affordable accomadation.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Stopped off at the Bendigo backpackers on the way from Adelaide to the snow. Booked later but was not a problem as the guy running the desk was very helpful. The location is perfect, in a very comfortable area with a easy walk into the city. Very reasonable price, rooms are basic and clean. Kitchen and bathroom facilities were good... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I as planning to stay just one night on my way to Mildura, but I managed to get a dorm bed in a room to myself. I ended up staying for 3 days, because it was such a relaxing place to stay. So close to town and everything there was to see. Everyone was friendly and the place was clean,... More 

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