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Pirates Backpackers Fremantle

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying a month in the hostel. The people in the hostel are so nice and fun! We are just like family. The hostel got activities every day. Also the receptionists are very friendly and helpful too. I recommend this hostel in Fremantle. If i have a chance to Fremantle again , I definitely will come back.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment my friend and I walked into the hostel we felt incredibly welcomed by Vaughn and the other guests. The hostel is right in the middle of the town, it's clean, cosy and super sociable and easy to meet new people. It really did feel like a big friendly share house and we instantly wished that we could... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

From the very first day in the hostel I was made to feel very welcome. From the receptionist showing me around and introducing me to everyone, to how welcoming all the people were that lived there. I have certainly made a lot of life friends from all around the world in just one place, increadable! I will probably be going... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Me and my gf have been travelling for the last 6 months and this is the first review we have done for a hostel. It's a must stay for various reasons. Vaughan the owner is a legend! A lovely caring guy that makes you feel extremely welcomed as soon as you arrive and ALWAYS remembers your name (which for me... More 

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piratefreo, Owner at Pirates Backpackers Fremantle, responded to this review

Hey Symon! Mate thanks for being here. I really enjoyed having you and Brige around. In fact, we all did here at Pirates. You guys are brilliant and were a great part of the Pirates family. We so would have loved to have you stay, however we're looking forward to when you get back here in a couple of months.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

What an amazing place to stay! Really does feel like a home away from home! Everyone's super friendly and Vaughn organises great day drips out☺ I was traveling on my own,which can be daunting,but I felt really safe and comfortable here! Would recommend to anyone and will definitely be back in the summer!☺

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piratefreo, Owner at Pirates Backpackers Fremantle, responded to this review

G'day Tania. Thanks for your great review of our home away from home. Thanks for mentioning the safety & comfort aspect of Pirates also .... it's definitely one of our priorities for everyone. It was great having you here for the weekend. I think I heard that you're heading south with Becca. If so, have a great couple of weeks... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

I had a great time at Pirates, everyone is super friendly and Vaughan is always organizing fun trips. The location is perfect, it's super close to the beach, restaurants, bars and transport. The atmosphere is great and I can't wait to see it in the summer!

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piratefreo, Owner at Pirates Backpackers Fremantle, responded to this review

Lydia !!! It was so great having you here. We miss you here at Pirates. Thanks for joining in all the trips and be ready for loads of summer fun when you return! Take care and see you in summer :) Vaughan More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere inside the pirates backpacker, it was like to be in a big family... And a lot of activities aswell, for sports and during the night... Good drinks together ahahha... Thanks a lot guys.. See you soon...

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piratefreo, Owner at Pirates Backpackers Fremantle, responded to this review

G'day Stefano, Cheers mate for your review, and thanks to you and the guys for staying with us and joining in the family vibe. I particularly enjoyed that great beach volleyball session. Say hi to Dennis and take care. Vaughan More 

Bali, Indonesia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

I've been here three times now and I totally love it! The hostel manager Vaughan is very friendly and puts a lot of effort into making everyone feeling comfortable and at home! Close to markets, beach and a five minute walk from Little Creatures, which is a great night out

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piratefreo, Owner at Pirates Backpackers Fremantle, responded to this review

G'day Jess, So great to se you again. It was a great surprise when you walked back into Pirates :) Well thanks for your 5 star review. While you love being at Pirates, we love having you here! :) Take care in your travels and stay in touch via the facebook page. Thanks again. Vaughan More 

Newcastle, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

I felt instantly comfortable at Pirates. I became part of the family straight away. The other people that were staying there welcomed me with open arms. All the staff were awesome, they clearly care a lot about the place and it's inhabitants. The rooms and amenities are clean and bright, and tended to regularly. Any requests I had were met... More 

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piratefreo, Owner at Pirates Backpackers Fremantle, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your great review. It was great having you here with us and thanks for quickly becoming part of the Pirates family! We just wish you could have stayed longer :) Take care and hopefully we'll see you back here one day soon. Vaughan More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Hey there, i was living in this hostel for more than 18 weeks and i became somehow part of the hostel. I enjoyed my stay very much and met many interessting people in this time, I made some new friendships and I had a great time with my "family" away from home. The staff at the hostel is very friendly,... More 

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Thank Ruden C
piratefreo, Owner at Pirates Backpackers Fremantle, responded to this review

G'day Rudi! So how is it back at home? I hope your flight went well. Thanks heaps to you and Rene for staying here. It was a pleasure having you guys here and you really were part of the Pirates family :) I hope your fighting fit and fully mobile soon. Take care and be sure to come back some... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pirates Backpackers is a small unique hostel situated right in the heart of vibrant Fremantle, where the owner and staff know your name! It's a secure and small hostel run by the energetic owner Vaughan, who along with brilliant staff will do everything they possibly can to ensure you have a great stay. We offer the following : - A small clean hostel right in the heart of Fremantle within 5 minutes walk of every attraction including the beaches -A huge variety of activities constantly on the go, including beach volleyball, surfing, diving, boating, rock climbing, scenic tours, dinners, quiz nights, bush walks, sunset drinks and more, all organised by Pirates. -Large individual lockers in your room with padlock provided -Sensational staff who are interested in you and are always here to help -BYO alcohol, saving you money -A brilliant courtyard with BBQ, pool table, table tennis and heaps of plants! A totally relaxing environment! This is truly your "home away from home". The hardest thing is leaving! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pirates Backpackers Fremantle

Address: 11 Essex St, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
Location: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Fremantle
Price Range: $19 - $36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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