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Ritz for Backpackers

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All reviewsfree wine and cheeselovely place to chillpasta nightsmoking areafree pancakesevery eveningroom was spotlesschange roomsa great stayfitzroy streetcheddarmelbournelovableplugsokeytramensuite
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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Free pancakes for breakfast.. Say no more! The rooms were a decent size relative to the amount of people, however, there were nowhere near enough plugs. En suite bathrooms were handy and the communal showers were hot and powerful. The common area would be great...More

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Management response:Responded 6 September 2017

Thanks for your review. Happy to read about your review. We hope to have you another time soon. Happy travels.

Reviewed 19 April 2017

We arrived for 3 nights and Ritz told us they only had us for 2 nights and had given away our room. We had to walk to another place they owned, definitely lesser quality, dirty and loud. The manager was always too busy to deal...More

Thank Rosalyn B
Management response:Responded 6 September 2017

Thanks for your review. We are sorry about your inconvenient situation. We have now dealt with the issue and we are in a better situation about bookings. We tried to accommodate you in the best possible way at that time. Sorry our communication wasn't the...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Good Location, chill vibes and friendly staff. Like that the place is near most public transport and parks, the room I stayed in is clean and there are many food outlets nearby which make it pretty convenient. The staff here are super helpful, thanks again...More

Thank TetLeon
Management response:Responded 7 September 2017

Thanks for the feedback! Nice to know you enjoyed the top location of the place and the lovely surroundings. Really appreciate the kind words to our staff, it is our first priority to make everyone feel welcome. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Kind Regards...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

Stayed during peak period over the F1 week. Easy access to public transport, food & events! Some quirky travelers but that adds to the experience. Friendly staff always ready to help with a smile. Especially the morning shift guy who went above & beyond to...More

Thank Lilian C
Management response:Responded 7 September 2017

Dear Lilian, Thanks for the feedback. we are very happy to know you staff helped you to accommodate and you had a blast here, we'll let them know. Our hostel is just 5 min walk from the park and the area was buzzing with people...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I' ve stay at the Ritz more than 2 weeks and has been awesome! The building and location are perfect, close to the beach, parks and great bars. The rooms are very nice n clean the staff is very friendly and the free dinner nights...More

Thank Sabrina S
Management response:Responded 7 September 2017

Thanks for the comments Sabrina! We really appreciate your kind words and it is always nice for us to see our hard work is recognized. The cleaning of the building and the commodities of the rooms are a priority for us and we hope you...More

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"Cold hostel but easy to live in, perfect location"
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"If you can, avoid room 101, as it is the nosiest room of them all there. I also stayed in room 217 and it was..."
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"Upper floors are probably a little quieter"
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"Worth it to spend extra money for less people in the room."
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