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    Backpack City and Surf

    41 Money St, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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    1 - 5 of 39 reviews

    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    Homeless people keep jumping over the fence at night stealing things (Mostly bicycles). Management is surprisingly apathetic about that, would't even look at the camera to see who they are, so it keeps happening. So be careful. Otherwise very sociable place.

    Thank Gillad L
    Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

    A really good place to stay as a backpacker ! The staff is really Nice, and it's easy and cool to meet people there. Rooms are clean as sanitary ! Good place to have fun, meet people or have some rest !

    Thank Ugo B
    Reviewed 21 December 2016

    I won't be heading back to this place. The mattresses were as comfortable and thick as a very thin board of wood. There was little regard for security as most of the dorm doors didn't lock. The kitchen area looked dirty and the bathroom small....More

    Thank Matt987610
    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,...More

    Thank kungchia c
    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.

    Thank misslovelivelaugh
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    "better the street or under a bridge"
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