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Old Fire Station Backpackers Fremantle

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best backpackers in the whole of Perth, really feels like a family here.... Everyone looks after one another, the reception staff are so understanding and caring, they have great fun evenings such as ping pong tournaments and movie nights and just all round best atmosphere. Love the fact also they have no tolerance for bullying, intimidation and aggression; it's a...

Thank WhiteLantern
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Hostel in a good location in short walking distance from the town/station/beach. Stayed in a n all female dorm which had its own tv with net-flicks, kitchen and sitting area and toilets and showers! Its nice and clean and the hostel is pretty big! Two other kitchens, playstation 4, massive tvs, free wifi and computers!

Thank Terri1990
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best hostel I've been in my life. It was completely unexpected find a new HOME! Everybody is awesome! Working hostel during the week and crazy party hostel in the weekend! Really clean hostel close to everywhere: ferryboat for Rottnest, beaches, Fremantle market, bus and train station, Cappuccino Strip (restaurants and pubs street). Good vibes and helpfully staff...they...

Thank Sara R
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Best hostel in the world!! I traveled half Australia and that's defenetly the best hostel ever!!! A lot of partys, good staff, friendly and generous if you need any help!! It's my home away from home! I spend there 3 months, but after I travel a bit..I came back there for other 6 months... Go there if you are in...

Thank Vale D
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Friendly and helpful staff, awesome atmosfere, makes you feel like home The whole place is tidy and clean, complete with 2 kitchens, has Netflix and a videogame area, pool table and ALL that. 10/10 would recomend and come back again

Thank Mikael G
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Hostel which makes you feel home away from home. Great atmosphere, great crew and great accommodation! The facilities are just great, I would really recommend it to anyone! This is definitately a place that won't let you down :)

Thank Jelle S
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

The best Hostel in the world bar none ! I call it my home away from home . It's not just a bed , the wonderful Staff at the OFS go above and beyond what you would normally expect from a hostel , arranging an array of activities to keep you busy through the week , helping with Job seeking...

Thank DaleSmart23
Reviewed 29 January 2017

After staying horrible hostel day before, me and my friends felt so relieved when we step into OFS. Staff was super friendly and helpful, showed us around the house. Hostel has everything what one good hostel should have - sheets, kitchen supplies, movies, netflix, games, music etc. The rooms are clean and beds are comfy. Building itself is very unique....

Thank Kerttu R
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I loved everything about this place. Great atmosphere and I made amazing friends. I was shown around when I arrived, and introduced to many people, and I was never lonely. The management and owners really care about this place so the tenants do too; the bathrooms are always clean and stocked and the beds were great too. The laundry facility...

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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Awesome. Great ubication 30 seconds from the center of fremantle. Awesome staff, always willing to help, pretty much at any moment that you need them. Sweet instalations, ping pong, pool, movies, events, futbol, you name it is there. The rooms are clean and neat, the kitchen and common areas with all the supplies you need,wifi, etc, If you are going...

Thank Gabriel M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Old Fire Station it's the best and most iconic hostel in Fremantle. Come home to our funky, converted Firestation and become one of the many who just can't leave! With staff committed to providing helpful travel advice, job assistance and the latest info on events and attractions in and around Fremantle, it's no wonder this place sticks on people. Facilities include laundry, outdoor cinema (complete with Foxtel), Netflix, job board, job finding service, your own dish set and locker, and a 24-hour common area with a fully equipped kitchen, free internet access, free WiFi free play station 4, free pool table, free coffee & tea and free movies! But don't get caught inside and miss our awesome outdoor courtyard complete with over 20,000 songs on our self serve jukebox, a free BBQ, fussball table, ping pong and our famous monthly theme parties. Our female guests can even enjoy an exclusive common area, kitchen and shower facilities just for the ladies! If our endless amenities don't take up all your time, Fremantle city will! Whether you are after museums, beaches, markets, shopping or just a great coffee on a sunny afternoon, The Old Firestation is right around the corner. We are also only a three minute walk from the transit centre, making getting here or day tripping to Perth easy... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Fire Station Backpackers Fremantle

Address: 18 Phillimore St, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Fremantle
Price Range: $36 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 28
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“the girls dorm”
jennymarigliano, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Beds uncomfortable but rooms clean.”
452sebastiank, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
“THE private double room where THE bed isupstairs”
ramond425, 16 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Some private bedroom are loft beds which may be an issue for some travellers - rooms up stairs are just as noisy”
Greentraveller14, 19 May 2015 | Read review
“All rooms seems to be quiet nice, except a few that can be noisy sometimes. Ask a room upstairs for more silence!”
huguesb216, 23 Apr 2015 | Read review
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