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    Balmain Backpackers

    673-677 Darling St, Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales 2039, Australia
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    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (7)
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    • Excellent4%
    • Very good0%
    • Average8%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible80%
    4 weeks ago
    “Sleep on the street, it's cleaner!”
    17 Jul 2017
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 21 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Absolutely the most vile hostel. Drunk and unhelpful staff, overcrowded, looks and operates like a crack den, the streets are cleaner than inside the hostel, bedrooms are overrun with BEDBUGS. The hostel staff and owner know exactly how bad this place is and refuse to...More

    Thank ev11003880
    Reviewed 1 August 2017

    We arrived originally for 3 nights but due to there being no bottom bunks available in the 14 bed dorm we were upgraded to a 4 bed dorm which only me and my boyfriend occupied at no extra charge. When we arrived, the place looked...More

    1  Thank seddon333
    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    I stayed for three days with my boyfriend. The only positive thing I can mention is the location Darling Street, which has good places, and the friendliness of the cleaners. Otherwise, it was pretty horrible. It's a very old place, horrible facilities, and there are...More

    1  Thank malenehornstrup
    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    The 'hostel' was absolutely filthy and we have had a horrendous ordeal in this hole in the ground! Our room was infested with bedbugs and I have severe bites all over my body while one of my friends was literally vomiting due to the deplorable...More

    1  Thank emmamarieburke95
    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    After being there for over 5 weeks I can share exactly what the place has going for it and what needs to be changed. Firstly, it's main selling point which is obviously why travellers are drawn here is the price. You will not find a...More

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    • US$18 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
    • Location
    • Australia >
    • New South Wales >
    • Sydney >
    • Rozelle
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    "Rooms furthest away from the lounge are quietest, especially on weekends."
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    "Just dont stay here...."
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    "Use the bathroom on the second floor. Probably the cleanest one of the lot, Also the washing machine..."
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    "Vile area, dirty hostel, unsafe people breaking into your rooms"
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