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Westend Backpackers

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#141 of 181 Specialty lodging in Sydney
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Westend Backpackers is located directly in the middle of Sydney's CBD with Central Station under 5 minutes walk away and Sydney Harbor less than 20 minutes walk. With 80+ rooms spread over 13 floors we offer rooms suitable for everyone. We have dorm rooms ranging from 4 Share right up to the infamous 32 bed "Church" as well as Double, Triple & Family private rooms. Our aim at Westend is to provide an experience and not just a bed so whether it be exploring Sydney, relaxing in our lounge or heading out to dance the night away we are here to make sure you make the most of your experience in Sydney! Eat, Sleep, Play. Don't delay and book today!
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Property amenities
Paid public parking nearby
Wifi
Vending machine
Game room
Entertainment staff
Fax / photocopying
Baggage storage
Convenience store
Paid wifi
Paid internet
Internet
Evening entertainment
Board games / puzzles
Non-smoking hotel
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge / TV area
24-hour front desk
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Non-smoking rooms
Soundproof rooms
Safe
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Centrally Located
Budget
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish, German
613Reviews
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77Room tips
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I booked this place last minute because it was cheap and in the location I wanted. Unfortunately I did not read the reviews first and I wish I had. When I arrived i immediately got a bad vibe from the place with the dingy staircase and a weird smell. The guy who checked me in
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I made the reservation for two nights but i am glad that I was there only one night. We arrived and we saw a old and dirty place. When we entered the room the smell was bad, like a humid smell. The floor was a dirty carpet and we saw cockroches. We had only one plug in the room
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8-minute walk from the nearest bus stop, 12-minute walk from the observation deck_Sydney Tower,10 km from Opera House so handy to the city of Sydney. Clean digs and the food is divine and free WI FI. WE stayed here 2 weeks and didn't want to leave the place
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Worst hostel where ever been, and I’ve been in many.. You can smell mould when you open the room door, absolutely disgusting. I got sick after couple days and couldn’t leave as I had booked for a week. Manager kept assuring that there is not any mould and showed zero
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On Arrival after climbing up the stairs with all of my things.. I set my things down to go to reception and the ‘cleaner’ came along and threw my food out.. then the girl on reception was really nice.. about the only good thing in that stay! The social area and kitchen was
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PRICE RANGE
$19 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
westend backpackers hotel sydney
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Footprints Westend
LOCATION
AustraliaNew South WalesSydney
NUMBER OF ROOMS
90
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