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Barmy Badger Backpackers

111 reviews
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“tv room”(8 reviews)
“bunk beds”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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All reviewstv roomearls court stationbunk bedsfree breakfast is a greathostel runrefundable depositfast free wififemale dormwasher and dryerearl s courtfree tea and coffeestayed here for a weekhyde parkhome away from homeno elevatorfew minutes walksink
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Reviewed 25 September 2009

GOOD: Nice quarter, close to metro, a lot of shops, restaurants and bars in 5 min by walk. The receptionist was really nice, kind and friendly, i guess it was only because of him i stayed the all 4 nights. Such a poor guy to...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2009

We arrived at about 10pm after being informed that our reservation in another hostel had been denied and they worked hard to suggest alternatives for us and made sure we had a place to stay for the night. We immediately reserved two beds for the...More

1  Thank Stefania88
Reviewed 12 April 2006

Like many hostels, it's pretty basic with cubby holes for your stuff and a bunch of bunkbeds. Unlike many hostels, it's not the cleanest or the best built. I stayed for a few nights in a co-ed 6 bed room. Lots of Aussies apparently stay...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2006

We stayed at the barmy badger in march 06 the girlfriend and i were in a 4 person dorm is was good (basic) the room was clean as was the bathrooms there is a good kitchen down stairs and the tv room got sky and...More

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 December 2005

Do Not Stay at the Barmy Badger! We to were fooled by untrue reviews. The renovations have not been done! The place is rundown and needs serious work. The bathrooms are dirty and small. The beds are uncomfortable and dirty the sheets are stained and...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Price range
US$29 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$29 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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9 May 2017|
Response from Chiara B | Reviewed this property |
Honestly, weather has become so unpredictable that even the forecasts aren't 100% sure anymore. Last year I was in London in June and in a week it went from Sunny to rainy everyday. It's part of the charm. As far as the... More
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"Choose higher floor dorms."
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"Room 9 (private room, 2 bunk beds) was up a flight of stairs, had a balcony, and faced the lovely street!"
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"If you don't like the concept of a hostel, they do have individual rooms."
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"Deluxe Bed Room having its own bathroom"
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