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London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like all the YHAs we stayed in Australia, this one had the location advantage - 5 minutes walk from the beach. Great views of the shoreline from the terrace as well. But the overall experience was quite underwhelming - the private ensuite family room we booked did not have a door for the ensuite bath though the staff gave us... More 

Thank Arun Kumar K
Airlie Beach
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a great location right next to Bondi Beach. Staff are soo nice and helpful, guests are nice, respectful and sociable. The rooms and bathrooms are clean so allgoodz there, rooftop and facilities are top notch. Many people gather for the lovely BBQ every friday. Have already stayed for the maximum 28 days but will surely come back again some... More 

Thank Anton P
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'll start with a positive- this hostel is located in a great spot, 5 minutes from Bondi and Tamarama beach. Also has a good rooftop terrace. Apart from that, this hostel is dirty and very run down. The bathrooms are way too small for the number of guests and are hardly ever cleaned. Make sure you wear flip flops when... More 

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the beach house for 5 days, and it was 5 days too long. The only nice thing about this hostel is the location. The entire hostel was not very clean, not to mention the dead and alive cockroaches scattered around the building. We stayed in a dorm with an ensuite and noticed the door was off the... More 

Thank alissa67
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My 1st floor 4 bed dorm had a sea view .. win.. two power points for the whole room.. not a win.. one of the guests brings his girlfriend into the room the two nights i was there ( making it a 5 bed dorm ) not a win.. premium intetnet shouldbe re named.. cause of frustration cost ( trying... More 

Thank Justin K
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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bondi beach house hostel is very under average unfortunately, especially as you're paying a little bit more. The hostel itself is old and in need of a freshen up- mouldy ceilings, cracked walls, broken tiles and worn carpets. The rooms are OK and the beds are comfortable for short periods, however extremely cramped. Also no air-con or fans, and gets... More 

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BondiBeachouseYHA, Manager at Bondi Beachouse YHA, responded to this review

Hi Ellie, May I start by thanking you for your comments in regards to The Bondi Beachouse YHA. It is a great disappointment to myself as Manager of the hostel that your experience was not to your expected standard. YHA and therefore Bondi Beachouse YHA pride themselves on a consistent high level of service and our aim is to provide... More 

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Reviewed 27 October 2016

I stayed in one of their ensuite rooms - I was alone and $100 for the night. The room was below street level, completely claustrophobic, the bathroom was dirty. The lounge area upstairs was dirty - the tables were greasy. I gave them my driver's licence when I arrived to identify myself - they never returned it to me, so... More 

Thank Lola M
BondiBeachouseYHA, Manager at Bondi Beachouse YHA, responded to this review

Hi Lola, Sorry you did not enjoy your stay as I know you have previously with us back in May of this year. Unfortunately we were not able to accommodate you on our top floor, as we were fully booked. We did however upgrade you to an ensuite room with no extra cost and then checked you out 6 days... More 

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

As hostels go, we thought Bondi Beach house was pretty good! On arrival, the staff were able to check us in early due to our room being ready which is always great when you've been hauling your luggage around. Our room was a relatively good size, clean (apart from the inner of the bed frame) and you could see the... More 

Thank moniquereeve
BondiBeachouseYHA, Manager at Bondi Beachouse YHA, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and glad you enjoyed all the activities and took advantage of our free equipment! Apologies for the bed frame, something we will need to pay attention to. Cheers, Beachouse Crew More 

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68 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The private family room is a great little room that is en suite with towels supplied. Super cheap, $120 when we booked it in. The top deck on the roof has a stunning view of Bondi and Tamarama. You're 5 minutes walk from Bondi beach and 5 minutes from where all the cafes start. Linens supplied. The staff at the... More 

Thank Jack H
BondiBeachouseYHA, Manager at Bondi Beachouse YHA, responded to this review

Hi Jack, Thank you for your feedback and glad you enjoyed the view! More 

Adelaide, Australia
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20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Even for an Aussie, staying at a YHA at Bondi was on my bucket list. Cross that one off now. The location (a few minutes walk to the beach, the building (art deco) and access to public transport (bus or short taxi ride from Bondi Junction) made this ideal for our one night in Sydney. The twin room was spacious... More 

Thank Want2BATravelWriter
BondiBeachouseYHA, Manager at Bondi Beachouse YHA, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely feedback, glad you and your son enjoyed your stay! More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bondi Beachouse YHA is located on the chilled-out southern tip of Australia's famous Bondi Beach. Easily the best hostel in Bondi, with Fantastic views of the Sydney Coastal walk from the rooftop. Only 5 minutes' walk to both Tamarama and Bondi Beach. Facilities include: free Wi-Fi hot spot, free snorkelling gear/body boards (surfboards for hire), movie room, table tennis, self-catering kitchen, secure bike locks, limited parking and weekly backpacker activities. Close to shops and good transport links, you can stay by the beach but near Sydney's city centre! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bondi Beachouse YHA

Address: 63 Fletcher St, Bondi, New South Wales 2026, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Sydney > Bondi
Price Range: RM111 - RM307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bondi Beachouse YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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“Private room. En suite. They're all good.”
 of 5 bubbles jackhM8465AX, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Views seem good from any part of hotel but west facing get the best beach views”
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“Rooms on a higher floor may be less noisy”
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“The rooms with multiple windows are best”
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“try to book ground floor rooms, the stairs quite high. if u have big bag and a lady, can be ....uhhh”
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