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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for four nights in early March. The Good: Excellent location; easy to get to all the sights in Sydney; sink in room; large kitchen; laundry room; clean showers and toilets; bus and light rail practically to the door step; very easy to see the sights; most staff members were pleasant and helpful. The Bad: Very dirty kitchen. The...

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New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Review for shared dorm room. Positives: - 2nd floor women's bathroom has been upgraded - tidy, (mostly) clean, plenty of showers - located in quiet residential area (all party noise has to stop by 10pm so even if folks are celebrating on the rooftop, you know it'll stop by 10pm) - great rooftop area, go up to see sunset and...

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Surrey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The staff at Glebe Point YHA were so excellent. They were really friendly and helpful in booking our days out in Sydney. The room we had was very clean, spacious and comfortable, and it was a nice touch that there was a basin in our room. The bathrooms were also good, the showers were clean and the toilets were mostly...

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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

For a backpackers it covers the basics, you'll have somewhere to sleep, eat and shower but the facilities are pretty tired and in need of a deep clean. We stayed in a private room (it was all that was available in the Xmas week), and it was considerably cheaper than the other YHAs in the city. However we found some...

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YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Glebe Point YHA, responded to this review

Hi Rachel and thanks for your review. We are sorry to hear that you didn't have as good as a stay as possible. We have had some issues with the cleaners lately and have already passed on the feedback, this will be rectified from now on. We appreciate your feedback about the kitchen, we do monitor the traffic and cleanliness...

Braunschweig, Germany
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I have stayed here twice and i would do it again. It is definetly not as expensive as a hostel in the cbd and glebe is not that far away. You can even walk the city centre. The neighborhood looks really nice too. I didnt like my dorm room in the first level wich was directly next to the luggage...

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Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The location all in all is good and the staff is very friendly. Some showers and toilets are new, other ones are quite worn away. The rooms are tidy and clean. Beside the beds most things are also worn off but still ok. They offer a lot of activities in and around the hostel for small money or even for...

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This room was undergoing a renovation when I stayed, so it was very loud and dusty during the morning and later into the day. There was only one bathroom for the entire floor, but it never really seemed occupied, so not a huge issue. The rooms were very clean and organized. There wasn't enough outlets near the bunks, but there...

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Lake Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Pros - Good security (front door requires a security code after 10pm which is changed daily) - Friendly and helpful checkin - Comfy bed - Good location with bus stop close to hostel entrance (and light rail a short walk away) - Good local cafes, bakeries and small shops - Great local market on Saturdays - Good value, the amount...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 20 May 2016

I stayed here for a week and loved everything about this hostel! This clean and cosy hostel is located in a quiet and beautiful neighbourhood. The bus stop is just opposite to the hostel and it will take you to the heart of the city in about 20 minutes. The hostel has a well-equipped kitchen where you can cook if...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 29 April 2016

I stayed here for 4 nights. Affordable price. Clean and secure hostel. After 10pm, we are required to put security code to enter the hostel and this number is changed everyday. Friendly reception staff, well equipped kitchen. Free wifi is available in the common area. This is located in a place called Glebe, about 15min away from Sydney CBD, close...

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Staying in Glebe

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Glebe
An inner city suburb along the water, Glebe has a deep-rooted sense of cultural history and heritage. It originated as a semi-rural resort for the well-to-do, but has transformed into a student-centric melting pot. Visit Glebe Point Road for ethnic cuisine as standard as Mexican, Indian, Italian and Chinese, or as diverse as Spanish, Bavarian, Polish, Czech and Lebanese. You will find that Glebe is accepting of the eccentrics and aboriginals that roam the streets, integrating students and people of all economic statuses into the multi-cultural fabric that distinguishes this suburb. Glebe Foreshore is a great destination for a leisurely walk along the Bay, and the Saturday market is a great scene for bargain hunters.
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Glebe Point YHA is one of Sydney's most relaxed hostels and great for people on a working holiday. Choice of rooms and a lounge/tv room, free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus also available), rooftop BBQ area with city views, jobs and car sales noticeboards and tour desk. Glebe is Sydney's Bohemian leafy inner city area, known for its cafes, restaurants and pubs. Vibrant with students and artists alike, minutes from the city centre. Enjoy the village atmosphere while using the hostel as a perfect base to explore. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glebe Point YHA

Address: 262 - 264 Glebe Point Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Glebe
Price Range: RM111 - RM345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Glebe Point YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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