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Kings Cross Backpackers

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Rooftop Terrace
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Pool
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Checking in was fine however checking out was a joke. Receptionist clearly very hungover taking her bad mood out on the customers, jess I think her name was, curly haired girl with the bad breath. Hostel room was like a sauna no aircon. Won't be...More

Thank Michael M
Response from MadMonkeyTeam, Manager at Kings Cross BackpackersResponded 4 days ago

Hi there! The receptionist was not rude or hungover, she was simply asking you to bring your sheets down to help with checkout which you are told you have to do on check in to make the checking out process easy on everyone, which you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the best 10 days here during my visit to Oz, the staff were super friendly and I met tonnes of awesome people both fleeting visitors and long termers. There was problems with the bathrooms when o was there but the staff were so accommodating...More

Thank Sophia B
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I really enjoyed my week here. 3 bunk room was basic as expected but clean and the roof terrace was my favourite part of the building, even got to listen to Coldplay love from the arena up there one night! There were bathroom renovations during...More

Thank Sophia B
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We booked two nights at this hostel and we had only booked because the one we were in was full.... so decided to check this one out and it happened to be THE best hostel we've stayed at during our stay in Australia. Our 4...More

Thank Anne K
Response from MadMonkeyTeam, Manager at Kings Cross BackpackersResponded 16 October 2017

Hey there! Thank you so much for such positive feedback. We are so happy that your stay with us was enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you back any time. Safe Travels! The Mad Monkey Family :)

Reviewed 20 September 2017

This was my first hostel experience and it was pretty okay! The first night was a bit rough - there was lots of noise until about 5:30 am - but it was a Friday night and I am also very particular about noise/distraction when sleeping...More

Thank Katie T
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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"Ask for a room on the middle level if you can. You'll avoid common area & roof noise there."
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"The rooms with extra space are slightly more expensive but probably worth the small additional charge."
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"Avoid at all costs"
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"Ask for all girls or all boys. Mixed dorm means mostly guys. If not all."
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