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Elephant Backpacker

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  • Excellent6%
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  • Average16%
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“tv room”(7 reviews)
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Free Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

The price and and good location is the main reason to choose this hostel. The review also good, free breakfast and kitchen usage too. Showers had hot water and liked toilets were separate from room and showers.

Thank wuyiyao
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Basic facilities but GREAT value considering location and price! We had a double room, bed was comfy. Bathrooms were being renovated but ones we used were surprisingly clean and cleaned throughout the day. Free breakfast and free wifi. Can walk to city and to Botanical...More

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 9 October 2017

It does look like time has stopped there but its very clean and the receptionist is friendly and helpful. The accommodation facilities are on the 3 upper floors and the toilet blocks are also on each floor. WIFI was available free of charge but didn’t...More

Thank banitovey
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

The worst accommodation I've ever stayed in. Awful first impressions when you walk in, the front door is smashed in and the whole reception looks awful as soon as you walk in. The smell throughout the hostel is a musty mix of cheese and feet....More

Thank Jacobt198
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Hostel is having some building works done to it so it was a bit noisy during the day but the work didn’t affect my stay and was happening down the other end of the building from our dorm.  It was much cleaner than I read! ...More

Thank gabbydemota
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US$22 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$22 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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 expect 5 star and u will be happy :)"
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"book somewhere else... DON'T stay here !!!"
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"Higher floors are quieter"
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"Third floor rooms quietest of all!"
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