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Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for a week in Feb, had a great time. Within ten minutes walk of central station, close to shops,bars and restaurants. Staff helpful and hostel is clean. There is self service laundry available. Air conditioning in room too. Would recommend

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in a 6 person dorm, which was adequate. I would advise anyone assuming this would be a great place to meet other solo travellers to try another hostel. Many guests are long term, which isn't a problem, though there isn't any weekly events, or promotions to meet other people. They have outdated advertisements posted from who knows when...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 6 weeks, 4 of them being in a 4 bed dorm with a well priced weekly rate! The room was large and well ventilated. The kitchen was on the small side for an inner city hostel, lacking in utensils, cutlery/crockery and not much working equipment - being down in a basement didn't help either - worst...

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Thank Lawrence D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here after a nightmare stay at backpackers hq and we're pleasantly surprised. The rooms were well air-conditioned, if your a cold person on a top bunk you will want an extra layer on to start with. The staff were helpful and friendly and the hostel was clean. There were a few issues with the Wi-Fi at the time...

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Southwater, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights in a 4 bed mixed dorm. Pretty smelly, small rooms. It's just a basic hostel that could do with some TLC. Staff were ok. Wouldn't hurry back but it does the job whilst in a city.

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Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

So I'm not really one to write reviews. In fact I only downloaded trip advisor just so I could share the worst experience I had in this place. I thought this place was alright at first, not the best but prices were cheap so I wasn't expecting much. As time went on it seemed to get smellier and the fruit...

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Thank hollyy_r97
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I stayed here overnight after getting into Sydney from a long haul International flight and needed to crash before taking the XPT train home the following morning from central. Easy two minute walk to Central Station. It was cheap and easy. Reception staff were very laid back and casual but friendly in conversation. My room had a set of bunk...

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Thank gabby1258
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights with my girlfriend whilst visiting Sydney. Firstly it is in a great location, everything is within a short walk and being close to Darling Harbour is great. We booked an 8 bed dorm but we're given a 4 bed dorm which turned out to be great. Good air con, good wifi and good laundry facilities....

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Thank Max L
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Booked a stay for two nights at this hostel for a 6 person shared dorm. Counter staff were friendly and helpful during the check in process. Got a room on level 5 which was reasonably well away from the traffic noises. Room was spacious but even though a big locker was provided - the mates in the room weren't nicer...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016

While on my WHV i stayed in 790 for a little while, nearly three months to be precise, and made some great friends and memories here. The rooms are basic but you have a big locker and I found the beds quite spacious for single bunks. The bathrooms are ok, the floors can get a bit slippy at shower times...

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Jamieo66, Front Office Manager at 790 on George, responded to this review

Hey, Thanks for the positive feedback about your second home ;) We appreciate all the good things you have said although Im upset that you found our staff to be a little rude towards the end, I will remind everyone to always keep that smile on their dial. In regards to rates, being in Sydney over the summer period rates...

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Additional Information about 790 on George

Address: 790 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: RM102 - RM376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — 790 on George 2*
Number of rooms: 70
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“Try and get a room on a lower level to avoid waiting for the one elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles vanessaclarissa, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 108, 208, 308 and so on have a great corner view up George St”
 of 5 bubbles lazyeyebailey, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“anything above 07 e.g., 409 or 710”
 of 5 bubbles Taylor-3232, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms finishing in 8 are the most spacious, there are the corners ones. You will get a discount for future stay, just ask for the card!”
 of 5 bubbles worldcitizendreamer, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles FiFoGeo, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
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