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Reviewed 11 September 2016

I definitely would like to go back C&S bp for few days again! Fair price, nice staffs, cool and friendly peoples get around there plus a cute cat:) We had so much good time there such as multi-culture food parties. The location is quite good, it's on a quite avenue but meanwhile all the convenient you need are not so... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Staff was really helpful and kind. People staying there are very friendly. Got free pancakes at my first day there. Shower is excellent. Most importantly wifi is good.It near really good bars and restaurant which is perfect for me who was new to perth.

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Thank misslovelivelaugh
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

We feel at home as soon as we reach the backback. People are friendly and help us out when we need to find places to visit. Rooms are clean and the backyard gives a peaceful zen feeling to the place. Really enjoyed it. ;)

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Thank 777John7777
Weil am Rhein, Germany
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This hostel is one of the best I've been. the staff is very friendly and they really take care about the hostel. The rooms and everything else is clean considering that there are living so many people. The community is legendary. Even when I left the hostel I came back for visiting the staff and some Backpackers who are still... More 

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

People are funny and lovely there,cheap and comfortable,especially the female bedroom, love it Very close to the train station The weather is horrible recently, so I spent a lots of time in the kitchen,it is very warmth

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Thank Tang T
Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

I can not NOT recommend this place enough. HORRIBLE management; openly says that she "should replace her staff with Asian people only because they work harder". Lies all over the place and gets angry when confronted about it. Steals money from guests after organising a ping-pong tournament with a free night to win. She didn't give the free night to... More 

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Thank KenziDK

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Reviewed 6 July 2016

Its a good hostel in terms of its location, not far from Perth train station. The wifi is better then most hostels and is also free which was a bonus. No TV room but i guess that just makes people come together. cheap rooms, for the most part clean. great staff.

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Thank Chris H
Perth, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

I've been to couple other hostels in Perth and felt pretty lonely to be honest.. This hostel made me feel welcomed and has a great family atmosphere. Location is really good, close to CBD and Northbridges night life. Easy to meet people and have a great time with them!

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Thank melissastett
Paris, France
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Reviewed 7 June 2015

Beside the thin mattress, the disgusting kitchen and bathroom, the manager kick people for no reason and define the price with the face of the customer. The longer you book, the higher is the price, nonsense ! Sometimes you pay more in a 8 Dorm than a 3 Dorm. Just do not go there.

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Thank Paul A
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Reviewed 23 April 2015

This place has to be the worst accommodation I have had since I have been traveling, we booked it as it was a good location and price wasn't too bad but I would pay more to stay anywhere else. When we first checked in we were given a code for the door to get in after hours and a wifi... More 

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Additional Information about Backpack City and Surf

Address: 41 Money St, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Perth > Perth CBD
Price Range: €14 - €66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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“better the street or under a bridge”
 of 5 bubbles Asianfrench, 5 Feb 2015 | Read review
“The private doubles were good!.”
 of 5 bubbles Hayley_bans, 27 Nov 2014 | Read review
“The eight bed dorms are next to the backyard and you should expect more noise. If you don't mind paying a bit more for a 4 bed dorm, try to get a bed in one next door as they do have windows to the outside.”
 of 5 bubbles whitydco, 5 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Avoid this place”
 of 5 bubbles jersy_no5, 27 May 2012 | Read review
“Just go down the street to somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles KatieLou1986, 1 Feb 2012 | Read review
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