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    Elephant Backpacker

    50 Sir John Young Cres | Woollomoloo, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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    Reviewed 8 February 2017

    We stayed in a double in Elephant Hostel for $70 a night a week before Christmas! This was a really a great spot located 5 minutes out of the town, so an easy walk to everything. After reading the poor reviews here, I was prepared...More

    Thank garcellem
    Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant Backpacker

    Hello. Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am happy to see that you enjoyed your stay with us. We agree that having no alcohol in the hostel makes it a much more pleasant place to be. Thank you for the...More

    Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

    STAY AWAY FROM THIS PLACE Just to start, I'm not picky at all with hostels. I've been to bad ones and to this one... Our room was dirty, there as nails on the floor, dirt on the walls and even on the mirror (there was...More

    1  Thank GDD1002
    Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant Backpacker

    Hello, thank you for taking the time to write your review. It is disappointing to hear you didn't enjoy your stay with us and I am also surprised as you came to reception on a regular basis and never mentioned that you were unhappy. If...More

    Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile
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    Absolutes Drecksloch das nichts mit einem einigermaßen hygienischen Hostel zu tun hat! Wir haben ein Privates Zimmer gebucht und haben...More

    Thank Lara0104
    Reviewed 12 January 2017

    My best friend and me decided to splurge and come to Sydney for NY. The fireworks were amazing and worth standing in the sun for 16 hours to get the best spot! Seriously this is what you have to do to get a great view...More

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    Thank lindytso22
    Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant Backpacker

    Hello Lindy. Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. If you ever visit Sydney again we would love for you to stay with us again.

    Reviewed 11 January 2017

    Certainly different than hostels in Asia! Its large and has lots of guests. Atmospher great - I met a lot of people in the dining room and their café. The dining area is really the only communal area as there is only a small tv...More

    1  Thank Guen-Hye
    Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant Backpacker

    Hello. Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are happy to see you enjoyed your stay with us.

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    Response from Benjamin R | Reviewed this property |
    it's not really clear, what you want to say, but I can say, for the time when I was there, which was a year ago, that I enjoyed my stay. it's a low budget hostel. that's what you pay for, that's what you get. no more, not... More
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    "Don't book here at all."
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    "Recommend getting a private room on weekly rate. as its only $200 each (2 people)"
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    "The rooms on the top floor are the quietest"
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