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Base Backpackers St Kilda

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  • Excellent32%
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  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I booked a room in the sanctuary. I wasn't aware of all the free things included and was charged 13 dollars for a towel. When I later saw the free champagne offer, I asked for a glass. They were very annoyed about it. I stayed...More

Thank Larena H
Response from BASESTK, General Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 15 May 2017

Hey Lareina, I was going to pull apart your review and tell you the reason we have locks on our doors is for security, that we stopped several of your tour buses from leaving without you because you were late each time and that and...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

I was supposed to stay for a week and stayed for over a month. Great atmosphere and helpful staff. Fantastic way to meet like minded people, always something going on and cheap drinks deals. Would recommend staying to anyone arriving in Australia.

Thank Chloë M
Response from BASESTK, General Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 12 May 2017

Hey Choe, thanks for the stay and thanks for the review! Have a great time in the rest of Australia and hopefully we see you again soon! happy travels!

Reviewed 10 May 2017

Although my partner and I we quite aware we were booking to stay in a drinking/party environment, never in my life have I had a more uncomfortable stay.....camping in our car the night before was a better experience in all honesty. The staff were lovely...More

Thank lizajean496
Response from BASESTK, General Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 11 May 2017

Hi lizajean496, First of all thanks for your review. It's a shame that other guests stopped our review from being better this time. Being a party hostel we do get a few people that enjoy a drink and might forget their manners from time to...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Good friendly staff, comfy bed, nice room. Good stay! Would probably stay there again and would recommend to others wanting a cheap hostel. But didn't like the fact that the bathroom had no toilet paper.. like was the $30 a night not enough to ensure...More

Thank siobhanofarrell
Response from BASESTK, General Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 4 May 2017

Gutted!! Missed out on the 5th star due to toilet paper and house keeping! Next time you're in St Kilda Siobhan come and say hi and we'll have that sorted. Happy Travels!

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

After travelling for 3 months prior we are used to noisy rooms however this place took it to another level. Although we had a double room on the second floor we heard everything. The music playing from downstairs, the trams coming past all night long,...More

Thank Nic B
Response from BASESTK, General Manager at Base Backpackers St KildaResponded 2 May 2017

Hey Nic, Sorry about the lack of information about breakfast and the party atmosphere we try to create that you might not have known about before you booked. At Base we market ourselves as a party hostel and we try and get as many people...More

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USD 29 - USD 118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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USD 29 - USD 118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Géraldine M
1 September 2017|
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Response from BASESTK | Property representative |
Hey, there are lots of residential street around us that if you find a car park it's all yours! We also have undercover car parking here at the hostel for $10 per night.
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Naomi P
10 February 2016|
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if your staying for 3 nights or more you get a refund on the sky bus ticket to the hostel! it's about $19 just give them your ticket when you arrive!
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