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Buenos aires
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Thank you for your help! Our stay was very comfortable. Very friendly staff! Great location. Very near the city center and main beach. We stayed for ine night and it was very good. We got good suggestions.

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SleepingInnResort, Director of Sales at Sleeping Inn Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at Sleeping Inn. We are so glad that you had a great time at our hostel and that our staff were accommodating and friendly. We love our location in the city centre, close to the beaches, the shops, restaurants, and nightlife. Safe onward travels, and we look forward...

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here last month for 4 nights and it was the best stay I've had in a hostel since being in Australia! The rooms had an apartment style layout which really sets this hostel aside from others I've stayed in. There's constantly something going on which made making friends very easy for someone like me who's travelling solo, and the...

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SleepingInnResort, Director of Sales at Sleeping Inn Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at Sleeping Inn. We are so glad that you had a great time at our hostel and that our staff were accommodating and friendly. We love our family feel at Sleeping Inn and welcome everyone to our hostel. Sleeping Inn is very unique in its layout, with rooms...

Somerset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here for one night just to check out surfers paradise. We paid the extra for a double room hoping for a nice little place to relax, the place was very quiet but I can see why. The room was filthy, the windows were caked in mould, the sheets hadn't been changed from the previous guest,...

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SleepingInnResort, Director of Sales at Sleeping Inn Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We would have loved to have been able to make your stay more comfortable by expressing your concerns with management. We pride ourselves in accommodating our guests to make their stay with us an amazing one. Our staff are very efficient in cleaning the rooms and changing the linen daily....

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 24 December 2016

1. Room door is left unlocked or door is left open after their cleaning 2. Room was a heaven for cockroaches 3. Didn't look like anything in the pics 4. Unless u are trained in camps, go ahead with this place.

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SleepingInnResort, Director of Sales at Sleeping Inn Backpackers, responded to this review

We are very sorry that you didn't enjoy your stay at Sleeping Inn. We pride ourselves in making everyone's stay enjoyable, and love our homely, fun and friendly hostel. Please next time you stay make sure you speak to us regarding your concerns and we can try to accommodate you there and then, posting on the internet after you have...

Fortitude valley
Reviewed 17 December 2016

We can definitely recommend the hostel. We stayed there for 4 nights in an apartment for a small budget. The apartment was great. We had a kitchen, living room and a own bathroom. Everything was very clean and tidy. The staff was very friendly and chilled. So far its definitely one of the best hostels we been!

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SleepingInnResort, Director of Sales at Sleeping Inn Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at Sleeping Inn. We are so glad that you had a great time at our hostel. We love our unique apartment style accommodation, and so glad you loved it too. Safe onward travels, and we look forward to welcoming you back to Sleeping Inn one day in the...

Reviewed 16 December 2016

For the first and only time during my traveling I felt being "at home" and not in a random, empty and chaotic hostel. They have bedrooms organized like in a flat, one living room and kitchen for 3 bedrooms. In the girls one hair dryer and straightener were provided, like a dream for a traveler that needs to bring around...

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SleepingInnResort, Director of Sales at Sleeping Inn Backpackers, responded to this review

We are so glad you had an amazing time with us Beatrice. Sleeping Inn prides itself in accommodating every backpacker to ensure they are made to feel welcome, secure, and at "home from home". Our dorms are unique to us at Sleeping Inn, in that all the living areas have bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchen, and a living room all in the...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Stayed in 6 beds female dorm. Room was extremely small, upper bunks did not have any safe barriers, there was only 1 small fan per room! 1 bathroom per 12 people! Very dirty! Would never stay there again!

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SleepingInnResort, Director of Sales at Sleeping Inn Backpackers, responded to this review

Hi Bribie, Thank you for taking the time to share your opinion on the internet! We of course value everyone's opinion, but find it much more valuable and beneficial to all parties if any concerns are bought to management during your stay and so any concerns can be dealt with, as it is our aim to ensure everyone has the...

Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Had a really great time here. BBQs most nights. Staff are really friendly and helpful. Nights out that they organise were really fun, rooms were clean and beds comfy. Showers could have been slightly better but weren't awful. All together had a really good stay, would go back.

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SleepingInnResort, Director of Sales at Sleeping Inn Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest review Florence, we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. I will look into the shower in the room that you stayed in, and will improve the facility. Thank you for bringing it to our attention. Enjoy the rest of your travels, and we look forward to welcoming you back to the...

Sydney
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Really loved this place. It has a good location for the beach and the malin street yet it's still quiet at night. The room we had, had his own sitting area, kitchen and Bathroom which is always a very appreciated luxury while backpacking!

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SleepingInnResort, Director of Sales at Sleeping Inn Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you Ian for taking the time to review our backpackers hostel. We are so pleased that you enjoyed and appreciated the apartment style accommodation, which is very unique for the backpacking community. Good luck with your onward travels and we look forward to welcoming you back one day soon. Kindest regards, The Sleeping Inn Team

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Staff are really lovely and fun. They have plenty of activities on all the time and a laid back environment. Highly recommend! The club crawls are really fun, a must do! Great place to meet other people :)

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SleepingInnResort, Director of Sales at Sleeping Inn Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you Kayt for your lovely review. Sleeping Inn prides itself in having the most amazing staff, who love to meet people and help them make the most of their stay in Surfers Paradise. They love a cheeky party too:) Enjoy the rest of your travel, and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Inn one day! Kindest...

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Introducing Surfers Paradise BEST Hostel. MultiAward winning Sleeping Inn Backpackers!Apartment style living at its best, all rooms include kitchens,bathrooms and TV's. Sleeping Inn is only 5 minute walk to central surfers and we are happy to book any tour you may be interested in!NEWLY RENOVATED HOSTEL with a brand new Cinema Room, Games/Pool Room and more. There is always something happening at Sleeping Inn Surfers!Pay for 3 nights and your 4th night is FREE!FREE WIFIFREE unique Pick Up Free use of BBQ FREE linenFREE Boogie Boards FREE Nightclub Entry SPECIAL NANDOS AND SUBWAY BACKPACKERS CARDSPrize Giveaways and so much more..So get excited about where you sleep..... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sleeping Inn Backpackers

Address: Sleeping in Surfers 26 - 28 Peninsular Dr, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range: RM179 - RM259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sleeping Inn Backpackers 3*
Number of rooms: 130
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“Choose another backpackers”
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“Double private room”
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“go somewhere else”
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“Maybe change the shower curtains in proper doors.”
, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
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