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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The bed is relatively comfortable but the place is a mess! The environment gave me a very messy and run down feeling. I book a bed in a room of ten beds and the clothes, shoes of other travelers are strewn around the cupboards and beds. When the receptionist show me the shelf where I can keep my food, the...

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Olten, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Located approximately 10 min. on food away from the main-pub/restaurant street, this hostel offers spacious dorms and a huge kitchen/common-area. That's the good side. The beds in the dorm were ok, the mattress uncomfortable. The e-plug for the bed was unusable due to it's shape. Few bathrooms. I only counted two mans-toilets and showers for a few dorms. Cleanliness is...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

This place looks a little dated but looking at reviews of other places in beats them by miles and it has nothing a fresh kick of paint and a little TLC in some areas can't handle. It definitely has a nice vibe here; I'd stay here again and recommend to fellow travellers looking for a good Perth stay. Note: the...

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Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

When I arrived in this hostel there was no one at the reception. After a bit of a wait someone showed up and I could check in. This person had no idea how much I still had to pay, so I had to look it up myself. Besides that the room was very clean and the amenities aswell. The kitchen...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2016

I love living at Spinners, wish i had moved here when i first got to Perth. Its more for people looking to stay long term and working full time, a lot of the girls i share with have been here for several months so they know a lot about perth and make you feel very welcome. The kitchen is always...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Seemed like a hub for long-stay visitors / those travelers who are working in Australia. As a one night visitor this atmosphere was a bit intimidating. Quite expensive for what was offered. Didn't feel like the cleanest place I've stayed. It seems that some guests were offered free wi-fi while others were not? The owner (I think?) was very nice...

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Putrajaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 19 September 2015

I stayed here for 6 nights. The owner is friendly and very helpful. My room was private room for two with bunk bed. Even though the room is small but that was just enough for me and my friend to lay down and keep our things while we were out. The place is good to hang around and met new...

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Bracknell
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Really friendly backpackers with a great sense of community amongst the people staying there. It's small and basic but I loved every minute of staying there and made some life long friends while I was there. Great find.

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Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Loved this place so much that after each tour we did on the West Coast, we kept going back! Good place to meet people and have drinks, but also chill and watch a movie and get a good nights sleep. Really clean toilets and kitchen too.

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Reviewed 17 October 2014 via mobile

We had pre booked this hostel when we booked our flights. We had been told we had a private room, yet when we arrived at 2am we were shown to a very messy, hot room with 4 people in there ( which turned out to be 3 guys and a girl). Bit of a strange atmosphere and we felt like...

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Address: 342 Newcastle St, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Perth > Perth CBD
Price Range: $21 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“The private room is at the back which is closer to the back door. Less noise from the main hall but closer to the male bathroom.”
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