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The Old Swan Barracks

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Overview
  • Excellent6%
  • Very good20%
  • Average19%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible35%
2 weeks ago
“Not the best hostel”
14 Feb 2018
“affordable stay”
AMENITIES
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Wifi
Free Parking
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I booked two nights but ended up only staying one as the room was really dirty and totally smelly! The bathroom is alright. It‘s alright for what you are paying but they could for sure improve the rooms.More

Thank Marcia R
Response from OldSwanBarracks, Manager at The Old Swan BarracksResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your feedback it is appreciated. We are currently undergoing a renovation which will freshen up the rooms and resolve such concerns. If you find yourself back in Perth please come and see our improvements as we do try our hardest to make...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018

Really surprised to see all the negative reviews on here. We thought it was a great place to use as a base for exploring Perth and enjoyed the central location. Particularly enjoyed the large common room lay-out with plenty of chairs, televisions and pool tables....More

Thank CT1991
Response from OldSwanBarracks, Manager at The Old Swan BarracksResponded 29 May 2018

Thanks so much for the feedback we love to hear when people have enjoyed their time with us as at the end of the day this is our goal to help people enjoy Perth on a budget. Kind regards Old Swan Barracks Staff

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Ok so winner of backpackers something blablabla... Super dull place, thriftstore seats and sofas in the lounge kill your back and look hobo AF, internet isslow! And since a few days the owner of the place sold out his services to a company that lets...More

4  Thank andscrewtheowner
Reviewed 15 February 2018

i was travelling alone....stayed for a weekend...everything was ok....but ladies if are alone you will be approached by a housekeeping guy (old skinny bald)..for free massage...he was very annoying and irritating....he enjoys cleaning ladies toilets....less on his duties...i hope management replaces him....

5  Thank adalhan007
Reviewed 29 January 2018

good atmosphere, and spacious commons areas...recently they renovated the backside...but bad experience I had was that , because the backside access is open , somebody stole my clothes which I hanged to dry in the clothesline near the laundry area....I have even noticed a guy...More

Thank rosemelwin
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Top amenities
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 14 - USD 45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 14 - USD 45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (24)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (2)
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"take care of your belongings"
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"Always get the private room or better"
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"Go for the back of the hostel if you can but not too close to the common room"
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"Don't stay here, stay a little further out for a more comfortable stay."
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