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Belgium
Reviewed 27 December 2014

We got a different room, less crowded and didn't have to pay extra at all! Free breakfast (Really cool if you have a hangover) + the neighborhood/environment is nice! Would recommend :) If water is your element, you are at the right place! (Nearby the harbor)

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Bari, Italy
Reviewed 10 November 2014 via mobile

Located just half an hour by train from the Brisbane CBD, in very quiet location close to the harbour and swimming pool!!I enjoyed this hostel and the easygoing people that I met there!free breakfast!room tidy and spacious. Definitely good value for money!!

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chagfrord
Reviewed 6 November 2014 via mobile

Arrived today, first impressions, very good. Great value for money. In a 10 bed dorm but isn't crowded at all. Common room really nice and spacious. Clean throughout and in a lovely area!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Gummersbach, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Reviewed 14 October 2014

its a nice Hostel about 15km from the City Center. You can reach it easyly by train. There are a lot of nice rooms and in the kitchen you can find all the stuff you need for a good meal ;) You also have free wifi and free Pool on Tuesday

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Thank Elmar W
Reviewed 11 September 2014

I booked to stay at the manly harbour backpackers for 2 nights but ending up staying extra nights , me and my best mate had no problems! It's a decent place to stay for the cheap price you pay! There was cleaners every morning and the place was tidy! There was no bed bugs and the people was lovely! The...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 November 2013

The staff seemed surprised when we arrived although we had booked, once checked in we were sent to a 10 bed dorm although we had paid for a 7 bed dorm. I went back to reception and after discussing it with the manager he kindly put us in a private room for 2 nights, and then a dorm for the...

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 30 January 2013

In a few words: Bedbugs, dirty common areas, insecure hostel, rude staff, only long-termers that think they own the place, way too far from the city. When we arrived in brisbane and called the hostel we were told that there was no pick up from the city, although advertised online, so had to take the train and find the place...

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2Thank Jaana123
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 10 November 2012

Bit of a half-way house with a few cretins there just hanging around. My mates got destroyed with bedbugs and they don't offer any refunds so you're faced with the prospect of cutting your losses and going elsewhere or to grin and bear it. Luckily I wasn't bitten myself though, and from what I can see, the wooden bunk beds...

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2Thank Agustus G
Mullumbimby, NSW
Reviewed 30 March 2012

Dirty rooms with serious and on-going bedbug problems. I complained to management and they sprayed pesticide in my room and on my clothes left on the bed without notifying me. Between the bed and my clothes and not being aware that they had used chemicals in my room, I got a major exposure and my skin broke out in terrible...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2012

Booked and paid to stay in the Pop Room for 8 nights, lasted for 6 (no refunds). The room was clean and spacious but with no air conditioner we had to leave the windows open at night to get some breeze. Unfortunately this breeze also contained noise and cigarette smoke from people drinking, smoking and swearing loudly on the fire...

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NEW OWNERS!!!! Manly Harbour Backpackers is the place to relax, party, have fun and make friends. Our friendly staff is here to look after you by offering the most exclusive homely stay with that extra personal touch. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Manly Harbour Backpackers

Address: Upstairs, 45 Cambridge Parade | Manly, Brisbane, Queensland 4179, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Brisbane Region > Brisbane
Price Range: $22 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Manly Harbour Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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