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    Jolly Swagman Backpackers

    27 Orwell St | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          USD 57*
          USD 51*
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          Overview
          • Excellent24%
          • Very good31%
          • Average24%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible10%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Airport Transportation
          Kitchenette
          Multilingual Staff
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Free Parking
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          The Original Backpackers Hostel
          191 reviews
          #23 of 139 Speciality lodging in Sydney
           
          Blue Parrot Backpackers
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          Base Backpackers
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          Zing Backpackers
          133 reviews
          #35 of 139 Speciality lodging in Sydney
           
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          Reviewed yesterday

          This was the first time ever I had stayed in a backpackers and I thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The rooms were clean and had everything that was needed. There were shared bathrooms and a shared kitchen and communal area. Everything was clean and people did...More

          Thank huarache123
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The hostel is simple, but clean, especially the rooms. It's in a very convenient location, near a tube station (Kings Cross) and close to the city center (20/30 minutes walk to the Opera House). It could use a couple more bathrooms.

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          Thank Francesca G
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Stayed in this hostel for 6 nights. It's at a great location, close to the train, but walking to the CBD is no problem too. The staff was really friendly and nice. Overall the hostel was okay. Especially looking at the price I've paid. Relatively...More

          Thank Janneke Z
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I did not have the best experience here. But, I will say that for the most part the staff were VERY friendly and were always available if you needed assistance! What I did not like was this: - Within the first hour of checking in...More

          Thank Avery B
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          I stayed here for 4 nights and it was good. The bathrooms and showers were clean. The rooms as well but it kinda smelled like feet (or maybe that was just the people with me?? lol!)There were lockers in the room which was very good....More

          Thank Andouc
          The Original Backpackers Hostel
          191 reviews
          #23 of 139 Speciality lodging in Sydney
           
          Blue Parrot Backpackers
          269 reviews
          #8 of 139 Speciality lodging in Sydney
           
          Base Backpackers
          650 reviews
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          Zing Backpackers
          133 reviews
          #35 of 139 Speciality lodging in Sydney
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Airport Transportation
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 19 - USD 69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 46
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          • New South Wales >
          • Sydney
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          • Jolly Swagman Backpackers Hotel Sydney
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          andra g
          Does youth hostel allow seniors
          10 August 2015|
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          Response from Martian59 | Reviewed this property |
          This is a hostel, not a youth hostel. I'm approaching 60, stayed here in Oct (2016) with no issues related to age whatsoever....other than the lack of good habits of some of the younger occupants. Recommend the private... More
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          "Book another hostel"
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          "The double rooms are all on the third floor and there is no lift. If you book a double make sure you are fit..."
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          "Avoid the ground floor, means a trek to the 1st floor for bathrooms. Also these are beside the laundry so..."
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          "Get the private room if you can afford it."
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