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Backpack City and Surf

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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible23%
  • 28 Jan. 2018
    “Lovely”
  • 9 May 2017
    “Very family, not many restrictions, but rug is stincky and there are security problems”
41 Money St, Perth, Western Australia 6000 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Housekeeping
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Hostel was really cheap, really chilled, clean and lovely staff and a really nice atmosphere. Rating should be higher. Wished we would have came back here after our tour. Kitchen gets really hot when people cook.

Thank jimmyjoanne1975
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Homeless people keep jumping over the fence at night stealing things (Mostly bicycles). Management is surprisingly apathetic about that, would't even look at the camera to see who they are, so it keeps happening. So be careful. Otherwise very sociable place.

Thank GilladL
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

A really good place to stay as a backpacker ! The staff is really Nice, and it's easy and cool to meet people there. Rooms are clean as sanitary ! Good place to have fun, meet people or have some rest !

Thank Ugo B
Reviewed 22 December 2016

I won't be heading back to this place. The mattresses were as comfortable and thick as a very thin board of wood. There was little regard for security as most of the dorm doors didn't lock. The kitchen area looked dirty and the bathroom small....More

Thank MPhilosophicalTrav10
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I definitely would like to go back C&S bp for few days again! Fair price, nice staffs, cool and friendly peoples get around there plus a cute cat:) We had so much good time there such as multi-culture food parties. The location is quite good,...More

Thank kungchia c
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Family Rooms
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
USD 23 - USD 42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Perth > Perth CBD
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
USD 23 - USD 42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Perth > Perth CBD
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Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (3)
Dining (2)
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"better the street or under a bridge"
Asianfrench
5 Feb. 2015
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"The private doubles were good!."
Hayley_bans
27 Nov. 2014
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"The eight bed dorms are next to the backyard and you should expect more noise. If you don't mind paying..."
whitydco
5 Aug. 2013
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"Avoid this place"
jersy_no5
27 May 2012
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