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Bounce Sydney Reviews

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

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92%

Rating
1764 Total Reviews
  • 87%Value For Money
  • 96%Security
  • 93%Location
  • 92%Staff
  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 92%Facilities

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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.


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.


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.


100%

Great hostel, super social and an awesome rooftop to hangout! Events are a lot of fun and the hostel is very clean and well-organized. Best hostel I've stayed at in Australia for sure!


91%

I appreciated every moment staying at Bounce. The only issue that matters was that every single thing costs me a lot. From laundries (4 for washers, extra 4 for driers, and I made a mistake inserting 4 coin wrongly and couldn't get'em back even after explaining to reception) to Internet. (Sorry, I'm from Korea, the country of IT geeks and the fastest Internet connection. Free wi-fi is available everywhere in Korea, even on bus and subway.) Wi-Fi fee was way too expensive here considering it's Oz

  • 30th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • jensings
  • South Korea
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


100%

Great hostel right across from Central Station and close to everything in Sydney's CBD


100%

Had a great time at Bounce!! Easy to meet other travellers especially as the hostel organise daily events. Will be back in the future :)


91%

Everything good, but no free internet


94%

Fantastic location! Staff are so friendly! Rooms are neat and clean.

  • 29th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


91%

Friendly and helpful staff. Clean rooms and toilets. Some lockers are smaller than others in the dorm rooms so a suitcase may not fit in all of them. Other than that plus a slow elevator, pretty decent hostel!


94%

the internet is for extra charge... that is sad! and also... no wake up call.. but that is alright as i am the last person in the world who doesn't have mobile phone to set up alarm =)

  • 20th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Ukraine
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


86%

Right next to central train station so its easy to get to. Hostel has a very young crowd so can make "chat" interesting. Rooms are big, clean and tidy and the others I was sharing the dorm room with were very considerate.


89%

Not sure if i should rate according to hostel standards in Australia or worldwide. Australia is expensive and this place is no exception (and i found the price of wifi outrageous). When you first reach, the facade and the rooms feel a little like your average train station hotel. There is more to this place. The common areas are really nice, the place is clean and tidy thanks to efficient friendly staff, and the situation next to the hub of Sydney makes moving around a bliss.


77%

Pros: excellent location, less than 5 mins walk from Central station (where you can take the Airport train). good security, with large lockers for storage of personal items. Cons: washrooms are fairly clean but can be dirty at various times of the day. have stayed in better hostels in Asia for a fraction of the price. Overall good value for money.


100%

Hostel hospitality is like 3* hotel already. I had a great stay at bounce.


89%

Location was awesome and it was very clean. Would stay here again if I'm ever back in Sydney.

  • 13th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


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