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    Zing Backpackers

    156 Victoria St | Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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    • Excellent25%
    • Very good37%
    • Average19%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible7%
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    “tv room” (8 reviews)
    “train station” (11 reviews)
    “sink area” (2 reviews)
    Breakfast included
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Paid Wifi
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 112 reviews

    Reviewed October 17, 2017

    Upon check-in I was greeted by a very lovely lady, so friends and with a big smile- That's what you want upon first impression. So well done to that. Excellent location, everything is so close by. I thought it was going to be crazy load...More

    Thank iz14
    Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

    Zing Backpackers is a very nice place for you to enjoy your days. It's quiet, clean, great location, close station train, convenience store, pub supermarkets, restaurants and near centre. Good service,

    Thank Carlos D
    Response from Bruce-KE, Manager at Zing BackpackersResponded June 14, 2017

    Thanks for the great review.We have been working hard to raise the standards at Zing.Glad to know it is working well.Hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed April 21, 2017

    The problem s not the hotel but the guests and the neighbourhood. Many backpackers don't give a dan about cleanliness or noise or other people. Unfortunately, I couldn't get a non backpackers place. Staff was trying their best though to clean up. There are cockroaches,...More

    Thank hiragana2017
    Response from Bruce-KE, Manager at Zing BackpackersResponded June 14, 2017

    We have worked very hard in recent months at Zing to improve the standard of cleanliness.It is now a much cleaner hostel.

    Reviewed March 18, 2017

    My room had toilet and that was good!!! The guy at the reception was also very nice guy and very nice to me!! However I did find the internet service TOO slow with respect to sydney standards. many a times i had to turn on...More

    Thank Nauman M
    Response from Bruce-KE, Manager at Zing BackpackersResponded April 19, 2017

    Thanks for the good review-we had a temporary problem that slowed the internet

    Reviewed January 6, 2017

    The room was very nice, isolated so there was no noise. I had a 4 bed room with a bathroom and a fridge, the AC was broken, so it was a bit hot in the room. The stuff is very friendly and helpful, the kitchen...More

    Thank AyLevy
    Response from Bruce-KE, Manager at Zing BackpackersResponded April 19, 2017

    Thanks for a great review.

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    "The top floors are more quiet since they are further from the courtyard."
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    "its a hostel expect some noise young people are alive and well!"
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