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The Old Swan Barracks

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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good20%
  • Average19%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible35%
14 Feb 2018
“affordable stay”
4 Dec 2017
“Good point: location”
AMENITIES
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Self-Serve Laundry
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 June 2010

Living an hour and half from Perth, it was a little far to travel for a night out when friends were visiting for New Zealand. So we booked in this backpackers for one night. Location is good, only a short walk to Northbridge where all...More

1  Thank Rskye
Reviewed 24 February 2010

I will never go back again.... The rooms and bathrooms looked like they had never seen a cleaner, the common room was fine but to use the internet access was very expensive and i didn't even go near the kitchen, we ate out every night....More

1  Thank c22b2v4
Reviewed 21 January 2010

To start with the positive, the building looks really nice, its location is pretty good and definitely could have a good vibe with the big hall. I had a really good time talking to other prisoners, eeh guests. That's pretty much everything. It started with...More

2  Thank Billaben
Reviewed 15 May 2009

I just came back from a week (05May-14May 2009) at the infamous Old Swan Barracks in Perth. I'm still scratching my head, trying to figure out where the management is coming from. The free breakfast of cereal, toast, and coffee does not come with milk....More

2  Thank pfk98
Reviewed 16 January 2009

I stayed in an executive double room for 2 nights. (not dorm) It comes with linen, fridge, TV and fan ( no A/C, towel) I enjoyed staying there. This building used to be barrack, as you can imagine. I don’t know if it is the...More

3  Thank mamacita1001
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Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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Bar/Lounge
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USD 13 - USD 46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 13 - USD 46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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