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Hump Backpackers

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Hump Backpackers is a fun, clean and secure hostel located in the centre of Kings Cross, Sydney. It is owned and operated by Nathan and Adrian, 2 brothers from Sydney who are supported by an enthusiastic, young and fun-loving team. If you are after a home away from home in an unbeatable location then Hump Backpackpackers is the place for you.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Room features
Kitchenette
Non-smoking rooms
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Kings Cross
Changing liquor laws are remodeling "The Cross," Sydney's red light district. These new rules have encouraged trendy cafes and boutiques to pop-up in the area, as well as organic markets on Saturdays. The area's nightclubs are still popular with youngsters, however, who will dance to the early morning hours on weekend nights. There are plenty of artifacts from Kings Cross' shady past when gangsters and liquor houses owned the place. Today, one can still find a variety of adult entertainment venues in this evolving area.
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After three weeks living on October I decided to come back and it was the worst experience ever. Cockroaches on the room Bed bugs on the bed Not light on the room The most disgusting days in Australia! Absolutely not recommended, there are many other places at the same price
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This hostel is in a pretty good location for the money (it is in the “red light” district though - strip clubs, etc...). Easy to take the train to the more popular areas. The cleanliness of the bathrooms was good, but the dorm I stayed in wasn’t the cleanest. It also seemed like
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Hostel is dirty, too tiny for the amount of people, and bed bugs!! Only hostel I have been completely disappointed with in all my travels. People in our dorm had previously told the front desk about the bed bugs and they still put us in the room continuing the cycle after we
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The rooms are ok, but nothing special, the bed is just a rack! Ok for 2-3 nights, yes maybe you get used to it. The hostel looks very dirty and the kitchen is really bad, too small for so many people! The bathroom is not the cleanest, but ok, the staff is very nice and helpful!
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This hostel is in a good location in Kings Cross. It is lively and a good price if your looking for a cheap stay. People are complaining about not getting to sleep here, but it is a sort of party hostel, so it should be expected. If you are looking for a good time and to meet
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"Bring a padlock and be patient with the WiFi"
"Just book it ;)"
"I would recommend a room from the backside because they are not that noisy as the ones facing to the street. The wifi works best on lower levels but the rooms on the top levels are more quiet."
"Lower floors have better internet connection."
"if you want a quiet room stay on the top floor"
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PRICE RANGE
$14 - $38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
The Globe Backpackers
LOCATION
AustraliaNew South WalesSydneyKings Cross
NUMBER OF ROOMS
20
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