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    Home Backpackers

    238 Elizabeth St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
    011 61 2 9211 9111
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    Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in a 4 bed dorm, two night stay over. Second visit to Home and always been a good stay. For the price it's clean, lockers in the rooms, security front door, close to central and restaurants, friendly staff and free WiFi.

    1  Thank 552094Nicky1988
    Response from troy y, Guest Relations Manager at Home BackpackersResponded 24 May 2017

    Hi Nicky1988 Great to hear your second visit was also a good stay. We aim for great value for money as you mentioned & are centrally located. Hopefully we see you a 3rd time. thanks again for leaving your review

    Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

    The staff here are really helpful and friendly, great location and not a party hostel! The rooms are clean and the general vibe is really good! Highly recommend! Will defiantly be staying again in the near future!

    Thank Tom E
    Response from troy y, Guest Relations Manager at Home BackpackersResponded 12 April 2017

    Hi Tom E Thanks for leaving short positive review. I will relay to staff your positive comments & hope to see you again as suggested. enjoy your travels

    Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

    Although in a great location this was honestly the worst hostel/hotel I have ever stepped foot in, can't say stayed as I checked into a hostel down the road at 11pm shortly after arriving. I have stayed in 3rd world countries on numerous occasions all...More

    Thank BeccaAnne24
    Response from troy y, Guest Relations Manager at Home BackpackersResponded 12 April 2017

    Hi BeccaAnne24 To my understanding you initially booked 3 nights but then changed to 2 nights due to travel complications & we happily changed dates at no cost. I am personally disappointed you were displeased with accommodation standards & apologize. I think issues could of...More

    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    Hi guys so my friends and I stayed at Homebackpackers in November 2016 for a week initially then extended for 2 months and again for a month in March. It is the PERFECT location for backpackers like us that wanted to set base and work...More

    Thank Sarah R
    Response from troy y, Guest Relations Manager at Home BackpackersResponded 12 April 2017

    Hi Sarah R Thanks for the time to leave us a positive detailed review. It's great to hear the procedures/events we have in place are having a positive effect on travelers like yourself. thanks again for reviewing & hopefully see you a 3rd time!

    Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

    Being kicked in the teeth would be more pleasurable than staying in this hostel. The first room we were given (6 beds) smelled like a combination of teenager's armpits combined with expired fish. When we asked for a different room, the receptionist kindly offered to...More

    Thank katarinka
    Response from troy y, Guest Relations Manager at Home BackpackersResponded 12 April 2017

    Hi Katarinka Thanks for leaving positive comments on 'epic location & priced well'. Unfortunately it seems like staying in dorm accommodation is not for you & we are sorry to hear other guests cleanliness affected your stay. Staff work hard trying to keep high cleaning...More

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