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Old Fire Station Backpackers Fremantle

18 Phillimore Street, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Worst hostel i haver been to. We were in one of the rooms at the back and they always have party till late in the morning without caring about people asleep.so we could t even use the beds .Most of us were had to sleep on the couch upstairs.and this is not what we paid for.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is first of all a big hostel, and it is very different from what I have seen so far elsewhere. The fact that is is big makes it a bit harder to get to know new people when travelling alone. Several groups of people were already made, and they mostly contained people from the same nationalities. The hostel itself... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two years ago, I sadly left the oldfirestation after more than a year and half stay. If it seems like forever for some people, my time there went so fast. And I have to admit that at first, I hated this place, I was a girl from the city and had never traveled so backpacking was very scary for me.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Stayed here for about a month and a half which ran over the christmas and new year period, absolutely awesome place to stay! it's central to fremantle, the shops and bars are only a 5 minute walk away and there is a small quiet beach a 5 minute (FREE) bus ride away called blue/red cats. If you want to visit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

The Old Fire Station...! I'm sure the Devil and God meet over there and make big plans to keep you party all the time without even let you feel guilty! I really had a blast at the OFS. Even if there a lot of party, everything is under control. The room, the kitchens, and the common area are clean. Really... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Beautiful Staff - first of all - thank you so much. Not a lot of sleep unfortunately. Long termers run the hostel a little too much. but Thank you for the free WiFi. I would like to suggest the staff have more control of the guests than guests making the rules. This was discouraging but nonetheless I appreciated my stay.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Kind of a scary surrounding area at night, but really interesting building. I like how inside the hostel, there’s a whole section just for girls (if you want). So not just the dorms but a whole sitting area and kitchen too. Big fan of that. A bit of an older building so has a bit a gloomy feel to it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here a week while in Fremantle in September 14. I originally had went to another hostel in town which was so gross I checked in and checked straight out after seeing the disgusting conditions! I went to The Old Fire Station Backpackers and felt so welcomed. Thank you to the guy on reception who carried my heavy luggage... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This hostel is indescribable. I past a really good moment here and I met my new Australian family. The staff Ooooo my god guys this staff is just incredible. If you want to go in Australia and you re backpacker and you re looking for an hostel just go straight there. Special thanks to Ricci, Stephano, Salvo, OLI and Bruce... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Imagine the best things of all the places you've ever stayed, the best vibe you ever felt and the best people you've ever met and you're getting close to how special this place is. Whether you're in town for a short visit or to settle and work for a while, this is THE place to stay. I have stayed here... More 

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Address: 18 Phillimore Street, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
Location: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Fremantle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 28
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