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Perth
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Friendly staff and lovely long term guests, I checked in with a friend and we stayed in a female dorm for a week, the girls were absolutely lovely! I would definitely stay there again if I go back to Perth - very close to the CBD only a 5-10 minute walk

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Ryan S, Owner at Bambu Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to write us a review . We're glad you enjoyed your stay and were made to fell welcome , hope to see you again some day

Exmouth
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Great atmosphere, cool staff, awesome manager! He helped us with everything you can imagine. Only thing I didn't like too much were the showers with only curtains. The bathroom also could have been cleaner.

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Ryan S, Manager at Bambu Backpackers, responded to this review

Hey Aletta , thanks so much for taking the time to write a review . We very much appreciate everything that you have said about our Hostel , and we are very happy that you enjoyed your stay here also , you looked like you were having a lot of fun. Thanks for the constructive critcism about the bathrooms ,...

Paris, France
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Bambu Backpackers is one of the best hostels for living and enjoy. The manager is easy-going and open-minded like the Backpackers generally who live in the hostel. And every day, you can benefit of some privileges like 150$ voucher to drink in the Game, Mustang or Brass Monkey and the next day you can play in a tournament of pool...

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Ryan S, Owner at Bambu Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review, we're glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at Bambu and hope to see you again

Reviewed 9 June 2016

Felt welcome from the beginning. Hostel is clean and has all the facilities you expect. New manager is a very kind guy and has great ideas for the place. Great place to stay and I will definitely come back if I am Perth.

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Ryan S, Owner at Bambu Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review . We're very passionate about our hostel and it's good to here people are enjoying it . We do have a new manager who is doing an outstanding job and has great experience in hostel industry. We hope you do return some time to Bambu for a visit

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Good vibes all the time. Free bar tabs most nights. Awesome staff who will help you wherever they can. If you looking to meet fun people and stay near all the bars then this is ur hostel. Everyone is able to become closer and socialise easily because of all the activities on every night.

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Ryan S, Owner at Bambu Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write this review, we are very happy to here you enjoyed your stay with us at Bambu. It's also good to here you enjoyed our nightly activities we have been working hard to make our hostel as social as possible, hope to see you again some time

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Amazing place to stay, great people and a trip I would make again. Very friendly and easy going. I would strongly suggest to anyone staying here is a good choice you will not regret and would easily make again.

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Ryan S, Owner at Bambu Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review we are extremely happy to here you enjoyed your stay so much and hope you'll return for more fun some time

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Perfect place for having great nights out. In the middle of Perth party district with a couple of hundert dollars of drink vouchers over the week. A big social area with ping pong table, pool table and two big tv screens to hang over in peace after your night out ;) Good system with food boxes and walk in fridge!...

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Melanie S, Owner at Bambu Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review, we are so happy you enjoyed your stay at Bambu!! :)

Catania, Italy
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

The place is not particularly clean but its alright for a hostel. Its dark and not very friendly. My bed was on the top and it was very difficult to go in, because it was on the top of a double bed and there were lockers just in front of the ladder so i couldnt use it. I was disappointed.

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Melanie S, Owner at Bambu Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review. Your feedback has been taken on board. We strive to make our hostel a clean, friendly and fun environment for everyone so this was a little disappointing to hear.

Margaret River, Australia
Reviewed 30 April 2016

We stayed here for five days and found the hostel very welcoming. They provide discount for neighbouring bars and clubs. The staff were helpful and friendly. They do have a few semi permanent residnets, but we found them nice and chatty (they were fellow backpackers - not homeless fok). The kitchen is spacious and they have excellent facilities for storing...

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Melanie S, Owner at Bambu Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay!! :)

Ludenscheid, Germany
Reviewed 14 April 2016

The Bambu hostel is one of the best hostels I've been during my travels in Oz. It has everything you need as a backpacker: from Party every night with vouchers (just for the Bambu guests), chilled movie nights and a perfect location. Everything's around the hostel, 10 mins walk to the city, supermarkets as well, and all the clubs are...

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Thanks for the great review! It is really nice to know that all our hard work and persistence in making Bambu a great hostel is appreciated :) we would love to see you back one day!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a fun and friendly BackPacker Hostel in the centre of Perth's nightlife precinct. We aim to provide guests a cheap, clean and safe place where they can make new friends and see the best places Northbridge and Perth have to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bambu Backpackers

Address: 75 - 77 Aberdeen St | Northbridge, Perth, Western Australia 6003, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Perth > Perth CBD
Price Range: RM76 - RM163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“i stayed in room 4 excellent clean but all the rooms are excellent”
965JasonS965, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“coathangers, air freshener (using timer, same for bathrooms) , recycling!!! ”
nathalie_de_grande, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are pretty much the same, there are two girls only dorms and the rest are mixed. All of them are 8 beds with a few that have doubles on the bottom bunks.”
K8054EFjamest, 16 Feb 2015 | Read review
“rooms are disgusting”
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“Choose another hostel.”
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