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    Elephant Backpacker

    50 Sir John Young Cres | Woollomoloo, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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    • Excellent6%
    • Very good32%
    • Average15%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible39%
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    “clean linen” (7 reviews)
    “tv room” (7 reviews)
    “cleaned daily” (6 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 338 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This hostel has some of the worst reviews I've seen but if you get the memo "you get what you pay for" the hostel is not that bad. Yep - its old and not everything works but they do clean showers, toilets and kitchen constantly...More

    Thank darrlyfernance565
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Elephant Backpacker was super close to everything. The shops, restaurants, food carts and metro. It is clean and you get breakfast, including coffee, cereal and cake. There are common rooms but most people kept to themselves. The manager was very kind and helpful and helped...More

    Thank chinnytab
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Upon my arrival I could tell this place was a dump, the front door window was shattered and it smelt disgusting. They had questionable guys 'running' the place throughout the day. After I got my sheets which looked like they picked up off the streets...More

    Thank reganer24
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My boyfriend and I arrived at this hostel at around 10pm to find it looking like a crack den/halfway home. After being given our room key from the most unenthusiastic receptionist ever, it did not work. We went to get it sorted and once we...More

    Thank Zara T
    Reviewed October 19, 2017

    Unfriendly service, some of the staff were stoned at the reception desk, bed sheets from previous people left on the beds which had BLOOD stains, wet stain marks, pubic hairs on sheets. Had to go downstairs to get so called "fresh" sheets which did not...More

    Thank Meegan W
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    December 30, 2016|
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    Response from Benjamin R | Reviewed this property |
    it's not really clear, what you want to say, but I can say, for the time when I was there, which was a year ago, that I enjoyed my stay. it's a low budget hostel. that's what you pay for, that's what you get. no more, not... More
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