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Coogee Beach Backpacker Hostel

138 reviews
Traveller (11)
Room & Suite (5)
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good10%
  • Average9%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible50%
8 Dec 2017
“Mixed review ”
4 Dec 2017
“Most disrespectful hostel ”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived the man at the reception was really friendly and kind, a lot of free services ( really interesting for backpackers) like set of snorkeling, bodyboard etc.. The room was clean. The hostel is just in front of the beach, pretty good localization....More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Not one to write reviews but Richard and his side sick are the biggest bullies I’ve ever come across. Few things happened to me.. blackmailed for money/clothes stolen from me and binned. The people I met made it a great experience but the owners were...More

Thank Lauren O
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I'm not the type of guy to write up a review on anything but I have set up a trip advisor profile just for this single occasion. I booked this hostel for a week over new years with two friends which worked out £60 a...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Please please do not stay here, the owner is a rude obnoxious little man, who is a bully. I myself have had multiple encounters with him for petty reasons, such as leaving my belongings around the room and not on my own bed, even though...More

1  Thank katie111222111
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Would definitely avoid this place. The owner is rude and obnoxious. The place is filthy. The facilities are a joke, so good luck taking a shower or cooking some food. The beds are pretty hit and miss some are alright but most are terrible. It's...More

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US$20 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$20 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (11)
Room & Suite (5)
Very accessible by public transport, Coogee is the
smaller, friendlier, more intimate version of Bondi
Beach. Coogee is the only beach in the Eastern suburbs
that does not have big waves, making it an excellent
family beach. The Coogee Bay Hotel, located right
across the beach, has one of the biggest beer gardens
in Australia and plenty of entertainment every night
of the week. Be on the lookout for celebrity
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"all bad, dark rooms, over crowded and filthy"
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"dont's step in this place"
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"brilliant staff good views great times"
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"Don't book a room at all here"
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