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The hostel is modern and clean; the staff are super friendly and helpful and you get a free coffee in the adjoining cafe on arrival which I thought was a lovely touch. You only get one day of free wifi which is a nuisance and would prevent me from staying long term. Also the people in my dormitory were noisy and inconsiderate (not the hostel's fault but as the target market consists of late teens/early twenties to be expected )Terrific location just a two minute amble from central station.
All the rooms have magnetic cards and all the floors need the magnetic card to have the access. There is a bar downstairs with pool tables. The kitchen is really small. The beds are comfortable. It is a nice place to stay!
Sayed for 1 night on Saturday 9/5/2015 with another friend, very warm and buzzing hostel! Totally recommend for anyone to stay there!
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 25-30
- (1 review)
We really enjoyed our stay. Good location and friendly staff. Very clean rooms and bathrooms!
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 25-30
- (1 review)
Very helpful to find city location and good ideas in the new city.
Overall very friendly and helpful staff . Exception the bearded guy who checked me out morning of may 4th at 04h15 am He was grumpy and unfriendly. Very surprising after being helped by other staffmembers
The location was great. Eazy to access many places. However, the bathrooms were very dirty all the time. Moreover, The staff who checked me out in the early morning on 5/5/15 was not really helpful. He supposed not to be put in this position!
Great location, just next to central station.
Everything was perfect.
We had an excellent stay! We had a great night sleep, the hostel is beautiful, the girls at reception were super friendly and very helpfull, the location could nit be any better and the lasagna on wednesday was very nice ;) thank you for a lovely stay and we would recommend the hostel to anyone.
- Novice Nomad
- Couple, 25-30
- (1 review)
excellent accommodation as expected. just love this place. loads of people to meet again and again. so clean and plenty of activities to get involved in organised by the hostel for their guests. centrally located to everything. definitely good value for money all year round. will come back and stay in this hostel as my first preference. would definitely recommend this hostel to all everyone of all ages. :) thanks again wake up! love your work! J.
Brilliant hostel - has to be the best in Sydney! Such a warm, friendly atmosphere. Staff were great and helpful. Always so much going on there. Rooms and bathrooms were always very clean. Could not speak more highly of it!
In a country where drinking water is a big problem, I have spend 5 days in this hotel, seeing the water tap "cry", like every tap water from the kitchen. And with any alternative things for save the "lost" water.
Very social with events happening every night. The club attached is actually a really good night out! Easy to make friends! I stayed in the 6th floor so was no noise from the club late at night. It was clean, good location and a perfect hostel for solo and group travellers!
Great location and atmosphere and as a solo backpacker I found it to be a great place to meet new people. Pricier than other hostels in Sydney but you get what you pay for and it is clean with good facilities, nicest shower I'd had in a while. The staff are inconsistent, some are fantastic but some really weren't, I did find myself waiting for receptionists to finish chatting before they acknowledged me on a couple of occasions. The wifi was hit and miss which is annoying when you've paid for it
Hostel was kept quite clean. Nice to have a hostel allowing drinking in common areas, saves a lot of money. Right near free bus stop and central station.
The local library had free internet, you can too. I would rather pay for umbrellas than internet. As you know, travelers depend on internet to get around and make accommodations. Super frustrating to not have free internet. I am sure there are financial reasons, as explained in your welcome letter, but it would still be great to have free internet and have to pay for other things.
Brilliant place with all the musts for comforts and facilities (clean, safe, bar, kitchen, etc), great backpackers vibe plus superb staff. The welcoming free coffee if you get there in the morning is a nice a the front desk guys. Everyone I came across is absolutely lovely and do everything to help. Special mention to the 100% awesome, super-nice and super-handsome Ryan. He does an outstanding job !
Good hostel and location. Very clean. Our entire stay it was raining and the staff didn't attempt to get everyone together for activities Such as beer pong board games drinking games etc so everyone wasn't just sat around bored or on their phones & therefore not socialising & making friends. There is a room where you can watch movies but the adjacent room had music on loud that you couldn't hear the movie. Also wifi isn't free, nor is printing which it is is many other hostels I've stayed in.