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Jolly Swagman Backpackers

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  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent stay in this hostel in a single room. Rules of leaving together are clear and well done. The hostel is very clean and the staff is extremely friendly and helpful. Special thanks for the planet : they are proud to recycle their waste up...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed over the week end. Place was close to everything and walking distance to the center of town. Staff were friendly and helpful. place was clean and had everything I needed. The WI-Fi for a change was really good. Breakfast was the basic breakfast but...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great hostel in Potts Point which means easy walking to most places (30mins max) it’s surrounded by cafes, bars and nightclubs (but they are just far enough away not to disturb your rest) and is relaxed and very well run by Sam,...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Arrived at the hostel to a rude receptionist telling myself and a friend, despite booking together, we had been moved into separate rooms. Despite speaking with him and explaining the situation he refused to listen and said there was no other option. Accepting our room...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

I walked in the door and was welcomed by the super handsome super funny receptionist Sam when I got in after a long flight he defintely took my attention off how tired I was! He upgraded my room and I was able to meet some...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
USD 24 - USD 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
USD 24 - USD 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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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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"higher floors are more quiet"
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"3 beds room"
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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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