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Sunny's Adelaide Backpackers Hostel

06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed in Sunny's twice during our stays in Adelaide. First time it was two weeks and later only couple of nights. What we love about Sunny's is that the staff there is extremely helpful. You can ask anything you have a problem with and they'll do everything they can to help you. They are also super...

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Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

I met the receptionist twice, he seems to be a be a rassistic alcoholic. I wouldn't feel well there as a single travelling female. Further more there are other budget accommodations with a better ambiance.

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1Thank Hazal W
Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Room ok, clean up every morning at 9. Shower is hot for the 1st person and then warm is all you can have. We stay there over a week, never have the wifi. Staff friendly when not completely drunk or high. (Pete/dave) Selling things to 18yo backpackers and take advantage of them... it's a shame. Will not coming back.

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5Thank Annie S
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Should start by saying that at first glance Sunny's is a little rough around the edges, so if you're a high maintenance "plushpacker" it might not be for you and Sunny's doesn't deserve a bad review just because you're a bit of a princess! Cleaned well everyday, free pancake breakfast every morning, free wifi. Pete and Dave are by a...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

If you're expecting some big fancy hostel, then this isn't the right place for you. If you want a warm, friendly hostel then youl love Sunny's. It's an old building, so the floors creek and the walls need a do-over. The water temp in the bathroom is finicky too. Where this hostel exceeds is the staff. They were extremely friendly...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed October 4, 2016

The staff members make this place! They were so kind to us on check in. We came in on the overnight bus from Melbourne and were allowed to check in straight away at 6am, get the free breakfast and then go to our room and nap. The free pancakes were really tasty and the hostel is in a good location....

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Thank Jordan S
Pescara, Italy
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

We have spent 3 nights here and we had a good time. The crew has been really helpful and kind. The guy at the reception offered himself to take us to the spot we needed and every morning we got beautiful pancakes. The place is not modern but there is everything you need.

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Thank monicatop
Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Really nice and kind staff! The best breakfast we had in a backpackers. There are some details in the kitchen facilities, so if you're obsessed with your cooking maybe check it first. But all the rest make it a really good place to stay. Great location.

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Thank guilleblue
Reviewed June 11, 2016

This is a decent place for a short stay in Adelaide city. The location is awesome to begin with: right next door to the bus/coach terminal, close to chinatown and within walking distance to the commercial center (Rundle mall, etc). The staff there is friendly and willing to help if you have questions. The check-in was smooth, and the person...

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Lovely beautiful place ! Great location, close to everything: food, shopping, bike hire, park,... Fantastic staff, very clean, comfortable and friendly atmosphere!! Fairly small and quiet but close to pubs, restaurants and bars to go out :) We very much enjoyed our stay !!

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Additional Information about Sunny's Adelaide Backpackers Hostel

Address: 139 Franklin St | (Corner of Franklin and Morphett St), Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
Location: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide
Price Range: $16 - $36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
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“Downstairs rooms get best wifi.”
ryanrhodes57, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“Back of the building, away from the traffic”
gordonquinn, Jul 26, 2014 | Read review
“Check for bugs/clean sheets”
Snu9let, Apr 26, 2011 | Read review
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