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Jackaroo Hostel

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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 6 January 2014

What can I say. This place is very popular and I can see why. It is well managed, well maintained and usually good value. The kicthen and eating area is good size and breakfast includes milk and cereal besides the usual toast and instant coffee/tea....More

Thank TorontoJac123
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Staff were very frienfly but paid for double room which was very basic, had tv fitted which had no Ariel, room was facing front street ridiculously noisy and could not sleep without ear plugs, the people at the Hostel had been there long periods and...More

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Response from Jackaroo_KX, Owner at Jackaroo HostelResponded 17 January 2014

Hi, Thanks for the review and thanks for staying with us. Just to be clear, our double rooms are fitted with TV's with DVD players, with hundreds of DVD's at reception for use. We also have USB sticks loaded with lots of movies to use...More

Reviewed 18 November 2013

Single occupancy in room with en suite. Clean, comfortable and at a budget price.Being an oldie, I expected to be a bit out of place, but this was not the case.Plenty of offers to carry my bag which was very much appreciated.

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Thank Gary W
Reviewed 18 November 2013

I really loved this please. Cozy little hostel in the middle of knowhere. 3 beaches to go to. The free wine night on friday is hilarious. Its clean and spacious. The staff was friendly. The bikes were for free and the shuttle drove a lot...More

Thank Daphieeh
Reviewed 2 November 2013 via mobile

We stayed here when we first arrived in Sydney and we didn't enjoy it, possibly because it was our first time in a hostel and we're a bit older. We stayed in a double room for 3 nights and it cost is £162 which I...More

Thank ChrisOwensTrainer
Response from Jackaroo_KX, Owner at Jackaroo HostelResponded 17 January 2014

Hi, Thanks for staying with us and thanks for the review. As our hostel is located in the entertainment district with lots of bars, cafes and restaurants we tend to attract a younger crowd between 20 and 30 but still get the older but young...More

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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$23 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Andy2042
28 October 2014|
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Response from Jackaroo_KX | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your message. We do provide keys for the room. There is a $20 key deposit for the key which is refunded when the key is returned. All rooms have a/c and linen as well. Thanks.
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itopia
15 August 2014|
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Response from Jackaroo_KX | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us. Our building is of an older style without an elevator and all rooms are located on upper levels. I would suggest looking at Hostels in the city centre area for a more wheelchair accessible option.
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"ROOM 6!! Private bathroom for 4 people, a window that opens lol"
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"Not on the first floor. #17 was relatively good (window to the other side, double bed)"
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