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Elephant Backpacker

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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible39%
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“budget hostel”(5 reviews)
“clean linen”(7 reviews)
“big hostel”(8 reviews)
Free Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

Elephant Backpacker was super close to everything. The shops, restaurants, food carts and metro. It is clean and you get breakfast, including coffee, cereal and cake. There are common rooms but most people kept to themselves. The manager was very kind and helpful and helped...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Upon my arrival I could tell this place was a dump, the front door window was shattered and it smelt disgusting. They had questionable guys 'running' the place throughout the day. After I got my sheets which looked like they picked up off the streets...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I arrived at this hostel at around 10pm to find it looking like a crack den/halfway home. After being given our room key from the most unenthusiastic receptionist ever, it did not work. We went to get it sorted and once we...More

Thank Zara T
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Unfriendly service, some of the staff were stoned at the reception desk, bed sheets from previous people left on the beds which had BLOOD stains, wet stain marks, pubic hairs on sheets. Had to go downstairs to get so called "fresh" sheets which did not...More

Thank Meegan W
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Great place! This is a classic hostel, situated in an old building. Because of that, the toilets and showers aren't brand new, the paint isn't fresh white, and the carpets aren't immaculate. However, everything else was basically good! I paid an amazing price for a...More

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USD 16 - USD 63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from Benjamin R | Reviewed this property |
it's not really clear, what you want to say, but I can say, for the time when I was there, which was a year ago, that I enjoyed my stay. it's a low budget hostel. that's what you pay for, that's what you get. no more, not... More
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"Great value for money.Leafy views.Quiet in the evening."
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"Don't expect 5 star and u will be happy :)"
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"book somewhere else... DON'T stay here !!!"
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"Higher floors are quieter"
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