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This is the dirtiest hostel I stayed in: cockroaches in the rooms (my roommate found one in her suitcase), stinky common room with ripped off couches. The worst experience I have had over my month long stay in hostels in Australia.
The staff is friendly and the bathrooms are clean generally. There is a large table outside to eat, which is significant. I booked for a 6 bed room but they put me in a 8 bed room (I realized it after my stay). It was a mess in the room, someone left slamming the door several times in the middle of the night !! Fortunately everyone is not as disrespectful... The kitchen is small compared to the number of people.
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 25-30
- (1 review)
I had a pretty great stay here. Awesome crowd, great times. That said, while staff is great on the whole, there were a few issues... there was no all-hostel communication, so we had no idea about an all-hostel BBQ or New Year's plans (which they said they were running), etc. The employees other than the owner are totally lost, they put me in the wrong room for example. Finally, the staff, while super nice, are quite old, weird, and don't really fit in, but they hang out and its a bit awkward.
The place was dingy and generally pretty cheap. Good value for money but it's not a place we'd choose to stay at again.
Great little hostel to stay in. Staff were friendly and extra accommodating. Not super clean as the building is a bit older but still comfortable to stay in. Highly recommend this.
Location was excellent, it was right around the corner from a Tram Station and right next to a pub. Easy walk to main streets. I killed a cockroach every night I stayed there. Mold in the restrooms and the kitchen was filthy. Everyone there seemed to be long term. Staff was very friendly. It's a bit dirty but this is a hostel and served my purpose of needing a cheap place to sleep.
Just loved being here. Friendly and a great atmosphere!
Amazing staff, even better people. Everyone gets along and does their best to make you feel at home. Also helps they have a big screen tv with about 300 movies to choose from. The hostel itself is very dirty however and you're guaranteed to find a cockroach or 12 in your room.
I really enjoyed my stay at this hostel, the owner welcomed me very well, the bathrooms were clean, the BBQ is an excellent idea to gather people, I will definitely recommend this hostel to someone else.
The best hostel I've stayed in, in sydney. Great managment and staff. Really relaxed, friendly vibe. Will definitely return.
Nice and friendly staffs, cute dog Bella , everyone is nice to the new people~ And very close to the station! Last but not least ~ the toilet is very clean , just like they mentioned in the website! they do try their best! if u r looking for a hostel, u should really try this one! Bernie, from Taiwan
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 18-24
- (1 review)
awesome hostel with awesome people! this place has the best vibe, it's very clean and a great location on the cross without the noise of the main road. great communal areas to meet everyone and they have a gorgeous dog! seriously recommend staying here, best place in sydney!