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    Backpackers HQ

    174 Victoria St | Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good24%
    • Average18%
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    Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

    It's clean and with good vibe. Facilities are nice and location is good. They also have a cute dog sometimes might running in the morning. The best part is the staffs are amazingly nice!!! That worth anything!!!

    Thank 友 籃
    Reviewed 29 July 2016

    So I just dont understand why the housekeepers would come into the room to change the plastic garbage bag. it makes so much noise. AND THEY DO IT AT AROUND 8 AM IN THE MORNING!!! i'm like, what is up with that. i just want...More

    1  Thank drjeepney
    Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

    They extra-charge the entire room(12people) because someone was really mes, the manager been rude all the time. They make a lot of money with Young backpackers put them in one room as animals. Kitcken close early!Do not go!

    4  Thank LucaStermieri
    Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

    Really nice place to stay in Sydney! Quiet street near all the thing you need ( train, buses, supermarket). The hostel is also very clean and offers free wifi and free breakfast. The staff is amazing, they will help you with everything you need!

    1  Thank asisstef
    Reviewed 23 March 2016

    I paid for the best room to stay in calm during my time in sydney, but everytime people around the room (outside) were talking so loud, also in the morning happened the same, it could be better but also the staff didn't help me with...More

    Thank Laamps
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$22 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • New South Wales >
    • Sydney
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    Room Tips
    "Don't stay here"
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    "try another hostel in KK there's plenty."
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    "'Deluxe' rooms have an ensuite bathroom (but hostel has lots of common bathrooms too)"
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    "Don't choose the Deluxe room- full of bed bugs"
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