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Witch's Hat Backpackers Hostel

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Sawbridgeworth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here for a week in a twin room. What a fantastically run and managed hotel. The manager Julia is so funny and could do anything for you. The atmosphere at the hotel is amazing had such a fun time just chilling out and talk to the over guests in the courtyard. The hotel offers a free breakfast daily which... More 

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bishop stortford
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29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed twice in oct/nov2016 once in 4bed dorm and in twin room,the hostel is kept very clean in all areas.Plenty of storage in the dorms and for food in the kitchen which has all kitchen iteams you need.Julia and her staff are the best,its quite quiet but with a good vib.Close to all that goes with Northbridge 15mins to a... More 

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Munich, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I was really surprised. 7 yrs ago I travelled along the East Coast, never had such a clean hostel. Rooms were nice as well. The staff was very friendly and helpful. I liked the brakky, nothing spectacular but nice :) Barbie on a sunday. What else do u need. Will defo come back here!!

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean, tidy and we'll maintained accommodation. I had the double bedroom option, but would quite comfortably book a shared option next time! There are nightly events organised for the traveller on a budget, as well as good maintained communal areas. There is cctv around the clock, and pass codes to enter the building. The area feels a really safe area,... More 

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Thank Joe D
WitchsHat, Manager at Witch's Hat Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you, Joe for taking your time to write us this lovely review!! Much appreciated! We hope to see you again some day! Safe travels! / Julia More 

Exmouth, Australia
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28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We stayed in a two person room, which was a good and clean room. Even as it was quite small, literally just fit the two single beds in. The bathrooms have been very clean, the hostel has a large kitchen and there are also lots of restaurants nearby. It is about a 25min walk to Perth City (St. Georges Terrace)... More 

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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed in a two person room. The good- clean room, warm at night, clean bathrooms, large kitchen, two pillows for each bed, lots of restaurants nearby The not so good- breakfast starts quite late (every day we had left before the kitchen opened), is about a 25min walk to Perth centre (or a 10min walk to the free loop bus),... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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370 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This is not a typical hostel. It's very well located, awesome environment, clean, organized. They provide breakfast every morning and they can keep your luggage for free if your flight is late in the night. I booked a bed in a 6-people-dorm and for my surprise, I got a bed in a three-people-bedroom. Definetely a nice place to stay in... More 

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WitchsHat, Manager at Witch's Hat Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you, Paloma!! Such nice words!! You rock! :) /Julia - Manager More 

Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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88 reviews
55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

this is not just an ordinary hostel. they also organize lot of games (board, table tennis, as well as quizzes and many more), and offer exciting prizes for the winner (IINM two tickets to Rotness Island), so you wont be bored during your stay here. they do offer complimentary internet connection, and complimentary breakfast. free on site parking (up to... More 

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WitchsHat, Manager at Witch's Hat Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for this nice and informative review, ArsulSeruji! Much appreciated! /Julia - Manager More 

Cyberjaya, Malaysia
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67 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Had an enjoyable stay at Witch's Hat for a few nights. Like the title, its a very well-organized and clean hostel. Yes, there's free wifi access around the area (request for FB code for convenience). - If you're bored and lonely...there's evening activities for you, books to read, TV, boardgames, computers, job opportunities...everything to make this place even a nice... More 

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WitchsHat, Manager at Witch's Hat Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you, Roze, for these kind words and all the info to other backpackers! Well done! :) / Julia - Manager More 

Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The staff is great at what they do. They are attentive, patient, understanding and very friendly. The private room I stayed in was clean and the bedding and towels were as new. The first day, I reported that I saw the one shower head was broken, and by the afternoon it was fixed. The internet is everywhere now, and the... More 

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WitchsHat, Manager at Witch's Hat Backpackers Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Eugenej, Thank you so much for taking the time to write that lovely review! It really means a lot to us that we made you like your stay! If you ever visit Perth again, mate! We'd love to see you again! Cheers! Julia - Manager The Witch's Hat More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Witch's Hat Backpackers Hostel is a beautifully restored 4-star, backpacker accommodation and travellers hostel located close to Perth's shopping, dining and entertainment areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Witch's Hat Backpackers Hostel

Address: 148 Palmerston St, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Perth
Price Range: $32 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“All good from dorms to twin-”
 of 5 bubbles 646ianh, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Relax, enjoy and be self assured that your possessions are safe. ”
 of 5 bubbles R2342UZjoed, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request for room close to restrooms”
 of 5 bubbles rozerozeroze, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“They supply everything you need, deposit required for dishes and your key. We had the double room, plenty of space for two people.”
 of 5 bubbles shanageo, 6 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Do not take the Room 1. too Noisi”
 of 5 bubbles 396clemg, 20 Apr 2015 | Read review
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