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Jolly Swagman Backpackers

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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
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“kings cross”(57 reviews)
“tv room”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I walked in the door and was welcomed by the super handsome super funny receptionist Sam when I got in after a long flight he defintely took my attention off how tired I was! He upgraded my room and I was able to meet some...More

Thank puravidaqueen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was kind of small, but was comfortable and suited the purpose of a place to sleep. Ground floor stayed fairly cool, even with it being very hot and humid outside. Staff was very friendly and made sure they did what they could to make...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in a triple room as a group of 3 girls. On the second and third night, there was just two us in the triple room. Great locations, walking distance to Kings Cross station and even jogged to the Sydney Opera house one morning. The...More

Thank CarolineLYD
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for a full 12 nights over Christmas and New Years with my girlfriend. We were pretty sick of dorm rooms after backpacking for about a month before we came here so we opted for the private room which was a lot more expensive...More

Thank andersjhansson
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The stay was pleasant and the staff very friendly ,informal and non judgemental . In the first instance, felt like being with a second family .keep up the good work. Secondly the location where the stay is situated is excellent with easy accessibility to CBD,...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
US$30 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$30 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (45)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Response from Martian59 | Reviewed this property |
This is a hostel, not a youth hostel. I'm approaching 60, stayed here in Oct (2016) with no issues related to age whatsoever....other than the lack of good habits of some of the younger occupants. Recommend the private... More
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"3 beds room"
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"Book another hostel"
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"The double rooms are all on the third floor and there is no lift. If you book a double make sure you are fit..."
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"Avoid the ground floor, means a trek to the 1st floor for bathrooms. Also these are beside the laundry so..."
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