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Big Hostel

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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We just stayed for one night in Big Hostel. Not amazingly clean. But spacious, welcoming, and the rooftop is a nice touch. Quite pricey, however to be expected due to the great location in Sydney city Center.

Thank Anita S
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Great hostel, not too big so not that crowded. Clean kitchen, clean sanitary installations as well as rooma. Free WiFi in communal areas and even some signal in the lower rooms ! Free breakfast (toast, jam, cerials) and super helpful staff. 5min to central and...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

I have to say this Hostel was one of my highlights of staying in Sydney. The breakfast is so good, the staff amazing and will go out of their way to help you with anything. The rooms are super big and so clean! Kitchen is...More

Thank Amy V
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My wife and i aren't exactly backpackers (oldies in fact) but we found this hostel perfect for our needs, Because of our advanced years we chose a twin room with ensuite. We had all we needed, a comfortable bed, a nice shower and breakfast. The...More

Thank tyranny
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Really nice hostel, a bit pricey but u get also quality. Great kitchen, have also free breakfast and some free food. Wifi works well in everywhere in the hostel. Room was a bit hot even thou wasn't hot outside. Common area also good

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US$26 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Woon C
21 August 2017|
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Response from aussieglobe2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a council car park 250m away and its cheap on weekends apparently.
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Peggy_lim
22 March 2017|
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Response from AusHellen | Property representative |
sure does, all rooms except dorms have private bathrooms at our hostel :) p.s "en-suite" means bathroom inside or attached to room regards Hellen
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KathrinaAnn
21 June 2015|
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Response from AusHellen | Property representative |
Hi Katharina, we dont generally have such long stays, the weekly rates are on the websitebighostel (google as cant post links here) and we initially take 2 week stays that can be extended, regards Hellen
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"Twin room included a double bed/single bed combo for the bunk"
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"Had a private room on the mezzanine floor which was great"
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"Avoid level 1 facing Elizabeth St as you get the noise of traffic and trains. Lift too slow? use the stairs..."
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"If there are four of you traveling together it is just as cheap to get a private bed and bath as to get dorm..."
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