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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We feel at home as soon as we reach the backback. People are friendly and help us out when we need to find places to visit. Rooms are clean and the backyard gives a peaceful zen feeling to the place. Really enjoyed it. ;)

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Weil am Rhein, Germany
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hostel is one of the best I've been. the staff is very friendly and they really take care about the hostel. The rooms and everything else is clean considering that there are living so many people. The community is legendary. Even when I left the hostel I came back for visiting the staff and some Backpackers who are still... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

People are funny and lovely there,cheap and comfortable,especially the female bedroom, love it Very close to the train station The weather is horrible recently, so I spent a lots of time in the kitchen,it is very warmth

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Brussels, Belgium
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I can not NOT recommend this place enough. HORRIBLE management; openly says that she "should replace her staff with Asian people only because they work harder". Lies all over the place and gets angry when confronted about it. Steals money from guests after organising a ping-pong tournament with a free night to win. She didn't give the free night to... More 

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Thank KenziDK

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Its a good hostel in terms of its location, not far from Perth train station. The wifi is better then most hostels and is also free which was a bonus. No TV room but i guess that just makes people come together. cheap rooms, for the most part clean. great staff.

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Perth, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

I've been to couple other hostels in Perth and felt pretty lonely to be honest.. This hostel made me feel welcomed and has a great family atmosphere. Location is really good, close to CBD and Northbridges night life. Easy to meet people and have a great time with them!

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Paris, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Beside the thin mattress, the disgusting kitchen and bathroom, the manager kick people for no reason and define the price with the face of the customer. The longer you book, the higher is the price, nonsense ! Sometimes you pay more in a 8 Dorm than a 3 Dorm. Just do not go there.

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Thank Paul A
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This place has to be the worst accommodation I have had since I have been traveling, we booked it as it was a good location and price wasn't too bad but I would pay more to stay anywhere else. When we first checked in we were given a code for the door to get in after hours and a wifi... More 

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Perth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Since I am coming back to home town and my new lodging weren't ready in time. I decided to stay at this hostel. I found it to be quaint, quirky and surprisingly quiet, despite being a in a room near the front door. The beds aren't the greatest, however I did manage to get more than 5hrs sleep. I found... More 

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Thank metal_mad_traveller
Shenzhen, China
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Here you reach the dark side of packpacker by selfish people which don't care about the community life and respect to anyone else....a human zoo of immature people! 1 fork in the kitchen and no more than 2 cups, beds are freaking old, noisy noisy and noisy not even a door between the kitchen and the bedrooms. Don't expect to... More 

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Address: 41 Money St, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
Location: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Perth > Perth CBD
Price Range: $13 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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