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Mad Monkey Backpackers Kings Cross

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2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I was booked into a 10 bed dorm, after reading the reviews and how good a rating it got I thought this would be a great place to stay. Also the price paid would reflect that as it was one of the most expensive on...More

Thank Louise N
Reviewed 9 November 2017

First, the only good thing is the location, just 5 minutes from Kings Cross station. There are only 2 bathrooms and 1 toilet per floors, and it's very dirty, and look very old. The room is not so bad, but it's so noisy. Impossible to...More

Thank TiGreg974
Reviewed 5 September 2017

To begin with, Kings Cross is what used to be the red light district so the hostel is surrounded by seedy bars and strip clubs, a good 30 min walk from the city centre as well so location not great. The staff were friendly and...More

1  Thank Megan P
Reviewed 31 August 2017

After staying here for some time i can honeslt say; I do NOT reccomend. The only good thing i can say about Mad Monkeys is that the location is great, being a 2 minute walk from Kings Cross station and having lots of lively bars...More

1  Thank happytravelsalways2
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I came to Sydney not knowing anyone and mad monkey really made me feel welcome and at home, the people were friendly as were the staff. Very helpful and inclusive. The breakfast hasn't been seen better anywhere it has everything and they cook it until...More

Thank Chris H
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Kings Cross
Changing liquor laws are remodeling "The Cross,"
Sydney's red light district. These new rules have
encouraged trendy cafes and boutiques to pop-up in the
area, as well as organic markets on Saturdays. The
area's nightclubs are still popular with youngsters,
however, who will dance to the early morning hours on
weekend nights. There are plenty of artifacts from
Kings Cross' shady past when gangsters and liquor
...More
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"Smaller the better."
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"Se vem para relaxar talvez melhor quarto de quatro pessoas"
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"Pay the extra for a room with fewer beds. Rooms are cramped already, don't ever stay in the 14 bed dorm"
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"If needing sleep, get on of the smaller rooms with a bathroom on the top floor."
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