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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a backpackers place this wasn't too bad. We had a double room (1 bunk) but we felt better moving the top bunk mattress to the floor because the bunk frame was pretty rickety. Shared bathroom that we never had to wait for. On weekends...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Just a 5 minute walk from Central Station and a 10-15 minute walk from Town Hall. Very easy to catch the Airport train, just takes 15 mins. Best part were the free Pancakes at the weekend and Pizza night - a lot of people come...More

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Response from troy y, Guest Relations Manager at Home BackpackersResponded 9 August 2017

Hi JuliaLilli Thanks for spending your time to leave a review Yes our location is one of key points guests book with us. Being centrally located & only 200m from central station allows easy access to Sydney's best sites including a short walk to Sydney...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worst beds I've ever seen in my life. The mattresses were so old and worn out that you actually sleep directly on the spring wires. It's awfully uncomfortable, you feel the spring wires pressing against your ribs and your whole body the whole night. Just...More

Thank LouiseOliveira00
Response from troy y, Guest Relations Manager at Home BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi LouiseOliveira00 Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We value all feedback & view it as a opportunity to improve our standard of service. I'm sorry to hear your mattress was uncomfortable during your 4 night stay with us. I feel this...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I spent 3 month in this hostel. It is my favourite because first we have free pancakes! And every one in soo kind, the staff is fun and there is a good spirit. The rooftop is one of the best points of this backpack because...More

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Response from troy y, Guest Relations Manager at Home BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi roseblain48 Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Being centrally located makes it easy for travelers to find employment nearby for a few months to save & then continue traveling. I will pass on your kind comments to staff. Enjoy travels &...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Great prices, one of the cheapest hostels in Sydney. I have stayed here 2 months and have had a great time at home backpackers. Its a social hostel, for solo travels , as everyone is very friendly, including the staff. The manager Ashley is amazing,...More

Thank James C
Response from troy y, Guest Relations Manager at Home BackpackersResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi James C Thanks for taking the time to leave a positive & detailed review. We are happy to hear our 'friendly' team at HomeBackpackers has made your stay welcoming. I will pass on your positive comments to all team members & hopefully see you...More

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"so much free offer,good location , quiet room"
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"Central Station Sydney"
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"Go somewhere else"
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"A-Side has a bigger kitchen and tv room / B-Side is quieter but you can acces both side so its a good..."
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