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Budds in Surfers

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If looking to get any sleep, at all. Budds is not the place for you. They have a 10pm quiet time and they come around to tell people to turn down the music but it just starts up again.However, employees entered our room on multiple occasions with just a quick knock before hand with a key and surprised us each...

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BuddsManager, Front Office Manager at Budds in Surfers, responded to this review

Good afternoon Y4571DKmaria, We have a 10pm cut off point for any entertainment, and we do our very best to keep the hostel quiet after this time. Any guests that choose to ignore these rules, are dealt with accordingly. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this caused you during your stay. Our cleaning staff have access to all rooms throughout...

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 1 week ago

I suggest the rooms around the pool, its noise but the other side you are in front of the bbq area/kitchen/bar. bathroom are not clean, and the rooms smell a humedity The staff are very friendly.For short stay it s ok.

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BuddsManager, Front Office Manager at Budds in Surfers, responded to this review

Good Morning Majo_Trotamundos, thank you for your review. I am sorry you found the room a little too noisy. Regarding the toilets & rooms, we are currently re decorating and painting without as little disturbance or inconvenience to our guests as possible. Thank you for staying with us, and we hope to see you again. Kindest regards, Budds Team.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Came for a weekend with a couple of friends whilst backpacking, ended up extending my stay as I enjoyed it so much. Great social areas and relaxed atmosphere. Location was also 5 minutes away from the beach, ideal.

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BuddsManager, Director of Sales at Budds in Surfers, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, we love our friendly hostel with great areas to socialise in! And of course our great location. Enjoy your travels around Australia and we look forward to welcoming back again if you are ever in Surfers Paradise.

Wishaw, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 5 days as was pre paid. Hated it. It is a party hostel so have to put up with music blaring all day. They organise nights out so get woke up every night with drinks coming back at all times of the night. Often resulting in pee all over the bathroom floors and seats and of course...

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BuddsManager, Manager at Budds in Surfers, responded to this review

Hi Julie T, whilst we cannot see your booking at this hostel I can only assume you are writing on behalf of someone who stayed or for another company. Regardless we have taken the commentary on board and inspected all areas as we do multiple times daily and there is certainly no mold around this site. Never the less we...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything was great here! The only thing that let it down was the kitchen. It is tiny!! When the hostel is full there's no chance of getting in. Otherwise, so helpful and polite. A great feeling, very chilled out and relaxed, and still a good party feeling on a night. Best hostel I've stayed in so far

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BuddsManager, Manager at Budds in Surfers, responded to this review

Hi uk912017, thank you for taking the time to write a review, and yes we are looking at building more outdoor BBQ areas for group cooking sessions.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed with 3 other people,Sometimes they came back room at 3am and talking with normal voice. Everybody (other room)is sleeping that time. It was very annoying. House keeping just change the ravish,doesn't clean the floor so the floor always sandy and dirty and smelly. Shower and Toilet was kind of clean though.

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BuddsManager, Manager at Budds in Surfers, responded to this review

Hello puyopuyop2017, Thanks for the review, generally we try to separate cultures to enhance the travel experience, however in this instance I'm sorry if it may not have gone as well as planned for you.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Cruisy, fun and friendly staff only fault is not all lockers working in room 19 fan broken. Salt water pool plus free breaky bonus nice tunes, free internet and bbq! Free club entry/s different days of the week and mega club crawl nights weds and Sat.. recommend Sat!

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BuddsManager, Front Office Manager at Budds in Surfers, responded to this review

Good Evening Lev S, thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us at Budd's. I sincerely apologize the fan in your room was broken, we do have spares in our store room, so we would have been happy to replace it for you. Thank you for choosing Budd's and we hope to see you...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Had the best week ever here! Bit unsure to begin with but the people really make the place. Close to garage friendly atmosphere... cleaner than appears. Would go back in a second and would live their permanently now its such a family. I had the greatest time and made friends for life

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BuddsManager, Manager at Budds in Surfers, responded to this review

Good Afternoon Marion C, and thank you so much for your review. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us here at Budds. Good luck with the rest of your trip and we hope to see you again soon.

Penticton, Canada
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Maybe it was more the people staying here at the time. But there was a huge lack of fun and excitement among guests. Also, some of the staff seemed super high strung. I wanted to tell them, relax, its a hostal! The 8 person dorm was a pig stye. I couldnt even tell which bed was free.. and there were...

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BuddsManager, Manager at Budds in Surfers, responded to this review

Hi AleshaB, Thanks for your review but yes your'e right it is a great place to relax :)

United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This is probably one of the more poorer hostels I've ever stayed in. We booked this hostel with our Base Jumping Pass which is for a 8-10 bed dorm, but upon check in we were told we needed to pay more money because they didn't have rooms of that size left and we were forced to 'upgrade'. We were not...

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BuddsManager, Manager at Budds in Surfers, responded to this review

Hello LindyBopper, Thankyou for writing your concerns regarding many parts of the hostel, we work hard to please both those who wish to relax, party and even those who like to just stay in the rooms and read. We often find that on the weekends most backpackers like to get involved as a group and we encourage inclusion. I can't...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
FREE HI SPEED WIFI, FREE BREAKFAST. Budds in Surfers, backpackers resort is a new approach to backpacker accommodation for Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise. Located in Budds Beach, nestled between the river and the beaches of Surfers Paradise, Budds in Surfers is for the independent backpacking tourist who has a more discerning approach to their accommodation. We promise boutique accommodation at affordable rates in our clean and newly refurbished rooms, with a focus on great service aimed at helping you get the most from your stay in Australia and the Gold Coast. This month only we are offering FREE SURFBOARD HIRE FREE BODYBOARD HIRE. ... more   less 

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Address: 6 Pine Ave | Budds Beach, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Gold Coast > Surfers Paradise
Price Range: RM90 - RM254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Budds in Surfers 2*
Number of rooms: 34
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“I suggest the rooms around the pool, its noise but the other side you are in front of the bbq area/kitchen/bar...rooms without a A/C, ”
Majo_Trotamundos, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Was sound really! Thought there was air con but was fine without it due to weather being cyclone Debbie lol”
, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I my room you could only use 2 lockers of 4 because the other two were broken. Airco or more fences”
618biancal, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Depends on how many people you are travelling with, we had a double room with a fan and only used the room to sleep. Sleep was comfortable enough for us to have a good nights sleep. :-)”
meleseken, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Air conditioner need to be installed ”
gregsN8161CM, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
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