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Backpacker Hostels in Sydney

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#17 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
7 travelers mentioned "backpacker hostel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Well, it was my 1st time to stayed in a hostel, if I can say a Backpacker Hostel. But it was really a good experience for me so I can share it to other people. The bedroom was big..."
  • "very noisy. A buzzing backpacker hostel, with good facilities, but very dark in places. The airconditioning was either too cold or too hot...."
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#3 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
5 travelers mentioned "backpacker hostel" and "backpacker accommodation" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hostel has a great atmosphere and is not like a traditional backpacker hostel. It seems a lot of business people and groups use the hostel, which really shows just how good it..."
  • "silverware - I mention this because we also stayed at a different backpacker accommodation in Sydney that had all of three spoons and no forks! Beds are excellent. The rooftop..."
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#21 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
3 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "definitley stay there again. Thanks to Jade and Rob for running such a great place and making it everything a backpacker could wish for. ..."
  • "Jackaroos is one of those backpacker holy grails of a place where you'll revel in the fun atmosphere, free brekkie, free BBQs and crazy nights out in Kings Cross. It's run by Jade..."
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#14 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
6 travelers mentioned "backpacker place" and "backpacker hostel" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is the first time my family and I stayed in a backpacker place. We made a reservation of family suit for 5 with personal bathroom. I was particular about the toilet most of the..."
  • "This backpacker hostel is easy to get to. It has a relaxed atmosphere, not too crowded except at breakfast. Rooftop sundeck, clean enough, friendly and helpful staff who seem to..."
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#5 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
2 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "It's just one big family! I have been in many hostels but have never made so many friends! You haven't lived the real Australian backpacker life if you haven't stayed in the BP!..."
  • "expensive backpacker in this area 30 per nite. To resume if you want meet people this is the place because it's not a factory backpacker..."
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#34 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
3 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "I had stayed here on my first trip to Australia as a backpacker and loved it for the location and the great front desk staff! I returned to Australia this past July and opted to..."
  • "for somewhere cheap to sleep, shower and use as a base for sightseeing. It’s not like most backpacker’s sit around hostels all day anyway...."
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#56 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
2 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Funk House is a rather typical backpacker's hostel. Things could be cleaner in the common areas, but overall it's not bad. The front staff is nice and helpful and they plan..."
  • "After many backpacker, I can tell it was the bet one!! This Hostel is the best for start your new adventure in Sydney! I made so many friends there, I'll remember all my life this..."
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#15 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
2 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "YHA is a good place for backpacker but you shouldn't choose it for a couple/ family traveling together. I just had a 12 day trip in Australia and stayed in YHA Sydeny central, YHA..."
  • "What a great hostel. this backpacker is really awesome. It is so much better than every other 2 or 3 stars hôtel in sydney. Honestly i have been amazed by the pool and the sauna..."
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#7 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
6 travelers mentioned "backpacker hotels" and "backpacker hostel" when describing this hotel.
  • "As far as backpacker hotels go this is definitely one of the better ones. I stayed in an 8 bed female dorm and was really happy with it. There was loads of room, we each had a..."
  • "Its a backpacker hostel with dormitory kind of sleeping arrangement. I rated it very good on the basis of price i paid for 2 night stay. The cleanliness is very good which makes..."
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#22 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
2 travelers mentioned "backpacker hostel" and "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "This backpacker hostel makes a good impression at first sight. Everything is painted in nice colours. The rooms are basic and clean. No fridge in our twin room and no aircondition..."
  • "After staying in an awfull hostel down the street (G'day Backpackers), I moved to Eva's and thought I was in 'Backpacker Heaven'. I stayed in the Girls Only dorm and had a huge..."
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#76 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
2 travelers mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "You can easily walk into the city or to Kings Cross for the backpacker nightlife but it is in a quieter location than if you are right in the centre of the city. I am not a..."
  • "If youre 22,backpacker and looking for a good time, this is the place to be! My trip was in November 2009. So good mood of alle the people, and fun things to do every day..."
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#60 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "Alfred Park Hostel is a true backpacker. It is the stuff of legends that backpackers write about. Dingy and dark hallways, not well lit up rooms but boisterous and vibrant nights..."
  • "I stayed in this hostel for 4 months and really felt like home. The owners are extremely nice and very helpful, the location is amazing and all the facilities were well maintained. In comparison with ..."
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#48 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "backpackers. Good location, a 5 min walk from Kings Cross station and the bars/ shops! Nice hostel, but lacks the backpacker atmosphere!..."
  • "Had a absolute great stay here. Safe secure and great location and people. Only stayed for 2 weeks...wish I could of stayed longer after the people I met, but unfortunately needs must and the flight c..."
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#40 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
One traveler mentioned "backpacker place" when describing this hotel.
  • "The only real problem we had was the other people staying: since it is a backpacker place, they were pretty loud. There was also a really annoying main door: it slammed shut..."
  • "I stayed for three nights in a double room with shared bathroom in the terrace house, away form the main hostel with dorms and rooms with own bathrooms. I stayed in a room upstairs with no common wal..."
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#44 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
4 travelers mentioned "backpacker hostels" and "backpacker hostel" when describing this hotel.
  • "the hall from each other. None of us had had much experience with backpacker hostels but we were all impressed with the clean facilities. The beds in both of the rooms..."
  • "young at hart it is a good excellent place to stay .remember this is a backpacker hostel not a motel there are kids age 18 - and above so it can be noise especially if your room..."
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#39 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "Because of this there is a lot of long term guests (typically 1 year working visa), and if you are a backpacker they are a real pita. Our room was really really messy and you..."
  • "It was a fun place to live for a short time, but the place could have been much cleaner and bigger than what I experienced in terms of bathrooms, toilets and bedrooms. The staff were really helpful an..."
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#68 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
One traveler mentioned "backpacker hostel" when describing this hotel.
  • "I didn't expect the world - after all Maze is simply a really well priced backpacker hostel - but I was more than happy with what it offered. General cleaning certainly needs some..."
  • "Got a comfy 2-bedders room for both my friend and I. There's also helpful and friendly staff to dish out advice and information when you ask them. The reception is opened 24 hours. It's highly secured..."
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#99 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "The room was comfortable and clean the bed was your standard backpacker bunk that squeaks but as i say that is standard. The breakfast was what you pay for Toast and cereal, I..."
  • "Location just four minutes from the Town Hall station, and right on George Street. Our bunk bed was super squeaky but the 8 bed room had enough space for everyone's suitcases etc however we were a ..."
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#50 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "I (being a clam and non-partyer backpacker), did not like this hostel, but some say the very opposite. Check it out if you like parties yes! On the opposite hand, if you want..."
  • "The best hostel i stayed at in OZ. Its not exactly the Ritz but this is budget accommodation after all. The place is kept clean and the free breakfast is useful. The staff were great and they made a..."
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#101 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
One traveler mentioned "backpacker accommodation" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hostel itself is basic but what do you expect when you are booking cheap backpacker accommodation? It is comfortable enough and you will have so much fun. If you have any..."
  • "I stayed in this hostel for a few weeks and it had good sized rooms that were cleaned daily, a large tv room and free wifi. Kitchen could be a bit cleaner but that was only due to other guests not cl..."
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#106 of 132 Specialty lodging in Sydney
One traveler mentioned "backpacker" when describing this hotel.
  • "There's never a shortage of backpackers willing to do the cleaning for free rent, so there is always a backpacker cleaning up the hostel, with floors being hoovered every day. Also..."
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