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Sydney Central Backpackers

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Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Rooftop Terrace
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Very dissapointing and Disgusting! Cockroaches everywhere through the building Bathroom was filthy with mould and slimy floors Bedding was not fresh with a nice long complimentary pubic hair in the sheets. Wouldn't even put a rabid dog in the kitchen, as it wouldn't be safe...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

My second couple of nights here, felt welcome and was actually upgraded from what I'd booked. Location is excellent, short walk to Botanic Garden, Operahouse etc. Nice sitting area with views on the roof. OK breakfast. Not so many showers and toilets, but worked surprisingly...More

Thank Ylva L
Response from Michael S, Owner at Sydney Central BackpackersResponded 9 January 2018

Thanks Ylva Glad you had a good time. We will post locations of supermarkets asap! We have contacted Potts Point Heritage Council and will see if we can arrange self walking tours of the area. Safe travels Team SCB

Reviewed 21 December 2017

The hostel gets really busy at weekends but quiet during the week. A good location near Kings Cross Station. The rooftop has great views but busy with people smoking weeds. The staff are nice, the breakfast is good and the rooms are a bit dated...More

Thank thesuitcaserdiaries
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is a good budget hostel to stay in. Two important factors we looked for was value for money and location and it had both. Myself and friends stayed here whilst we were working in the CBD. It is easy to commute, it is a...More

Thank Lott2330
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I lived for a couple of months in SCB and I was my home in Australia. I met amazing peolpe and loved every single staffmember in our hostel. Everyone is trying best to keep it clean and to make the stay as good as possible....More

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Free Internet
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
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Refrigerator in room
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US$20 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"The 4 share rooms are tiny. Rooms on the side of the road are extremely loud at night."
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"No recomendaría este hostel para nada."
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"Rooftop, Breakfast, Friendly, Good location"
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"Ask for early checkin. If not possible you can leave bags."
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