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    Elephant Backpacker

    50 Sir John Young Cres | Woollomoloo, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent6%
    • Very good32%
    • Average15%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible39%
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    Free Internet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 April 2016

    I stayed there for a few nights. It's is not a party hostel! - there are many nearby clubs if u wanna go party! I found it chilled out! go explore & do whatever in the day & come back & sleep @ nite! It...More

    Thank iam602
    Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant BackpackerResponded 11 April 2016

    Hello, thank you for taking the time to write such a balanced detailed review. We appreciate your honesty and would love to have you as a guests again. Enjoy your travels.

    Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

    My whole experience in this hostel was bad! I left my food labeled at the fridge and after a couple of days it disappeared! Apparently they randomly throw up food at this hostel...even if you just left it. The staff do not read food labels....More

    Thank Cristóbal Z
    Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant BackpackerResponded 11 April 2016

    Hello, just as your friend below you extended your stay with us several times. If you thought the hostel was as bad as you are saying you wouldn't have extended your stay. There are particular rules on the fridge to ensure they maintain a high...More

    Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

    staff are extremely rude, they don't help you with anything, dirty, messy, wifi doesn't work any where.. I told them I was going to stay long term and payed just for the first week, and when I was going to pay my 2 one they...More

    Thank Carla S. A
    Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant BackpackerResponded 11 April 2016

    Hi Carla, when you made the booking by phone you advised you may stay long term. When you checked in you paid for a week and didn't ask reception to reserve anything further for you. We refunded one of your deposits as a good will...More

    Reviewed 3 March 2016

    stayed for about 8 months total, loved every minute! great location, really nice staff, 2$ beers in the café! the toilets could've done with a bit better cleaning but when everyone works for accom what can u really expect! really cheap, good location, can't complain!...More

    Thank kellyorich
    Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant BackpackerResponded 5 March 2016

    Hi Kelly, thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoyed your time here and we are sad to see you leave! If you are ever in Sydney again we would love to have you back. Enjoy your travels.

    Reviewed 26 February 2016

    Wasn't expecting much for the price. I booked it after a long term stay in a flat as I had a few days left before I went home. Want to keep it cheap as I was leaving basically I just wanted a bed. However I...More

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    Response from Roisine C, General Manager at Elephant BackpackerResponded 2 March 2016

    Hello, thank you for the time you have taken to write such a detailed review. We are happy to hear that you had such a good time at our hostel. If you ever come back to Australia we would be happy to have you as...More

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    • US$14 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 45
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    Response from Benjamin R | Reviewed this property |
    it's not really clear, what you want to say, but I can say, for the time when I was there, which was a year ago, that I enjoyed my stay. it's a low budget hostel. that's what you pay for, that's what you get. no more, not... More
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    "Third floor rooms quietest of all!"
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    "The 3rd floor rooms are the quietest if that is what u are after."
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    "Breakfast is in cafe which is hidden a bit down a corridor - check it out though!"
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