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Bounce Sydney Reviews

Next to Central Station, 28 Chalmers St, Sydney, Australia

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92%

Rating
1800 Total Reviews
  • 87%Value For Money
  • 96%Security
  • 93%Location
  • 92%Staff
  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 94%Cleanliness
  • 92%Facilities

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97%

Very nice stay. Awesome staff, prefect location. Absolutely recommended


89%

Nice hostel directly across from the train station. Easy to get public transport or a small walk to most things. Very secure-most doors are key access. Standard hostel, would recommend.


94%

What I liked about Bounce was how close it was to the Central Station! It was a street hop away. The travel desk also helped me book last-minute tour to the Blue Mountains/Featherdale Wild Life Park package (highly recommended because we got to touch the koalas and feed the kangaroos, then after drove over to the Blue Mountains to hike). If you're staying less than a week, I suggest not getting the 7-day subway station pass and instead use the refill card (Opal?). I will stay here again!


97%

Probably the best hostel I've ever stayed in. So clean great facilities MASSIVE rooms unbelievable view from the roof terrace - just a great hostel.


94%

You can see why this place is rated so highly. They have thought of everything a backpacker could want. individual reading lights for each bed. Lockable cupboards for your bags that have power points in them so you can charge your Phone behind a locked door. Their kitchen is fantastic, heaps of space. There is a nice balcony area where you can chat with other travellers. They do however close the balcony after 11pm or so. They have a t.v. room full of beanbags for relaxing. Good place.


80%

I expected more fun and people who wants to enjoy night life. In my room 3 of them went to sleep at 9Pm and rest or didn't know english or don't like fun at all. Too quiet. everything else very good.

  • 2nd Jun 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


97%

Awesome place. Great facilities & nice big rooms. Would definitely recommend to anyone.


91%

Was very impressed with the cleanliness and security of this hostel. Just needed to crash for the night before flying out the next day after a big trip up the East coast. Extremely convenient location right across from Central Station. The staff I spoke with were very polite and helpful in giving directions and advice for getting to where I needed to go. Was a great hostel experience before the long trek home.

  • 30th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


86%

Good location, nice people, clean room. That's basically all you need!


100%

I will be back. Next time it will be with the whole mob. Ps any age limit... cause I got kids cplim5000@yahoo.com

  • 23rd May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Malaysia
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


94%

Was amazed at the hotel-like service in this hostel. We had an ensuite bathroom in our room and the rooms were cleaned every day, which was pleasantly surprising. Overall, super clean place. The only biggest downside was that there's no free WiFi - you have to pay for WiFi.


89%

Well set up, clean bathrooms and beds quite comfortable.


80%

Staff at desk were helpful Your directions need to be clearer on Hostelworld!! Took me a while to find you guys from Central the first time.


100%

I loved this hostel. Was soo clean and the rooms where very big which is unusual in a hostel. Every bed had its own locker too with a plug socket. So I could charge my phone securely and keep my things tidy. Every floor has its own area to either chill out watch TV or go on computers. The staff are great and put on lots of activities for everyone to get involved in. Has sooooo much fun here and would definitely come back here soon.


91%

RIght beside the train station, loads of room in the lockers (a 65L bag plus daypack and ukulele all fitted with no issue). Plugs are inside lockers keeping your things extra secure. Great kitchen and seating area, had absolutely no issue with anything here. Stayed here twice (the second time I caught the first airport train - if you need to do this this is the perfect place to stay). Really liked it, would stay again.


89%

Rooms: very big and with big lockers, clean linen and good mattress, good air con Bathroom: clean most of the time, good shower Facilities: Good kitchen with everything you need, beautiful view on rooftop Location: just by the side of central station where you can go to everywhere Would stay again, thanks


100%

Great stay at one of the finest hostels I've seen. Very clean. Great location right across from Central Station and near lots of restaurants. The staff was so helpful. Highly recommend!

  • 16th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

staff is very friendly to everyone


100%

I loved it. Great place to meet people and have a drink on the 4the floor outside area. Staff are all really welcoming and friendly. Really clean hostel, loved the kitchen, and the beds are comfy. Only thing i would say negative is that you cant open the windows so the rooms are a bit stuffy when the AC isnt on. But overall, if you want somewhere to stay in sydney- bounce is the one!!


94%

Very nice, clean and modern hostel. Has an amazing kitchen and outdoor area on the 4th floor. Staff are very friendly and nice. Never had an issue with noise, everyone was respectful and the hostel made sure everyone respected the rules. I would stay here again as there was little to complain about. Only issue are the bunk beds which are metal framed and move around a lot while sleeping.


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