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Manly Backpackers

3.0 of 5 Hostel   |   24 - 28 Raglan St., Manly, New South Wales 2095, Australia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had only a short stopover after a overnight bus and could use the facilities. The bathroom was clean and and big, there are seperated ladies and gents bathrooms on the floor. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Thanks a lot for your help.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Where do I start with manly backpackers ?! It is the most awful place I have ever stayed in! Upon arrival we was greeted by a lady ad reception who was really lovely and helpful! However this is the only good point about this hostel... When we got into our room (which was a private double) it absolutely stunk of... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

Doors ptopped open, parties and yelling until 2-3am (despite the long lists of rules and fines), no reception until 8am. On the plus side we made 100s of new friends, all thanks to a bed bug infestation - they were big enough to see and the bed was crawling with them. Disgusting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

The staff was friendly upon arrival. I did not book ahead of time, but was still given the same rate that was online. The hostel was pretty standard with a bed, sheets, etc. Bathroom was cleaned daily, and it was in the perfect location just down the street from the beach and in close walking distance to both the Corso... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Great hostel with goof facilities, nice sized rooms, very nice shower and toilet facilities and loads of communal areas to chat to other people. Staff very helpful and the rooms were lovely and clean and actually the beds were really comfy. Would absolutely go back.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

...that's pretty much what this place is like - in the middle of Fresher's Week. The hostel itself is very nice, not particularly clean but there is a large TV room with couches and computers (although only one works properly), there is a large open plan kitchen and an outdoor area with couches and a pool table. The rooms are... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

DO NOT MAKE THE SAME MISTAKE I DID, DO NOT BOOK HERE!!!!! The 4-bedroom dorm I booked was the smallest room I had ever seen in 6 years of backpacking. I has given two sheets and no blanket, and upon making my bed I (THANKFULLY!!!) noticed an open safety pin protruding from the bed!!!! I should have ran and cut... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

My friend and I came here from a 32 bed in Sydney, and somehow this place is worse than before. The place is incredibly boring, a million and one rules pinned up round every corner. No noise after 11pm!? The toilets are upstairs for some ridiculous reason. $25 a night is an outrage for what you get. Don't bother. I'd... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

If you are looking for jobs, this is the place to be as a backpacker! I was struggling to find a job in the city for a while so I came here and instantly casual one day jobs were available to me. Then after only a few days they found me full time work :D There are at least one... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I found Manly Backpackers on the internet and thought it was good but when i arrived there, it wasnt as good as i expected. The bathrooms and kitchen are dirty, you can see cockroaches in the kitchen. The staff is attentive and the rooms are clean (at least the one I stayed in). I stayed in a 4-bed room for... More 

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Address: 24 - 28 Raglan St., Manly, New South Wales 2095, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Sydney > Manly
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Manly Backpackers 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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