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Ocean Beach Backpackers

1 Eric St, Cottesloe, Western Australia 6011, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Great location right on the amazing Cottesloe Beach- I could see the beach from my room , nice waking up to the sound of the waves breaking . Dorms have their own bathroom which was nice and cleaned daily.The staff were friendly and helpful.There are free body boards to use and bike hire available.Good mix of fellow travellers from around... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

There's no doubt this hostel is in a great location, so near Cottesloe beach and tied in with a bar and bottelo next door. Staff were very helpful and my room was clean enough. It's a little old with creeky wooden floors and no elevator to the upper level. But has everything you need with a kitchen and a lounge... More 

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Cottesloe, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I've been here for 13months,amazon view,good ppl,and full of fun!!! i reccomand this hostel to everybody,also if you are an hard worker ur gonna find this place lovely pretty cheap and in the best zone of Perth!!!10 stars,!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Yay I've come back. After all the crappy places I've stayed in this past year. I'm so happy to be back here. Even better than the first time. So nice to live the dream again. After reading the past reviews before arrival I wondered what what going on ONLY TO FIND THAT THE STAFF HAD EVICTED A BUNCH OF TROUBLE... More 

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Perth, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The location of this property is brilliant, right on the beach. But that's as good as it gets. The staff are the most unwelcoming unfriendly hostel workers ive ever come across and anytime you ask them a question its like your asking for the world, no customer service skills whatsoever! The rooms are filthy, cockroaches running riff, huge gaps under... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I stayed at this hostel in September 2013. I shared a double room which was large and the beds were comfortable. It had its own en suite bathroom. This was very dirty and there were dead insects underneath the sink in the cabinet. The kitchen was dirty. The staff were friendly and helpful. The upside is that it is right... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

It was ok, don't expect nothing great but it is a hostel. Good location and there is a free shuttle to the train station. Booked a private en-suite and it had a fan and fridge. It was ok for one night but I wouldn't want to stay in Cottlesloe for long anyway. Lovely place but not much to do of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The rooms are clean and spacious with a locker each as well as a dedicated shelf. The hostel is across the road from the beach and the views are amazing It's 20minutes from Perth and there is a bar nearby as well as a shop and a couple of beach front restaurants/cafés

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Location location, location.... Just seconds away from that stunning beach, ocean beach is exactly what it says it is! A hostel with attitude in a gorgeous sunny location. Staff were nice, friendly and helpful. Common areas were clean. We met some lovely people there! Would definitely return!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

The location of this place is amazing. The beach is so close and there is a bus stop on the opposite side of the road to take you to Perth. A supermarket is a 5 minute walk away, or the station and woolworths, 15minutes. However this hostel is full of people who are staying there long term and working in... More 

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