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Sarawak, Malaysia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Close to main bus station. We stayed at female dormitory room. Room and bed is comfortable, small kitchen. It was actually a resident house which accommodates as hostel. A budget stay with less expectation.

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

The place is chilled everything you need and in a great location. If towels that weren't washed in $30 fabric conditioner isn't your thing then it isn't for you. Beds are single in dorms and yeah the usual but comfy. The place is humble and fun

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Loved it, really relaxed and friendly. There is a wood fired pizza oven in the backyard .The location is great close to the town centre and beach. There are chickens fresh eggs are available every day .Price is very reasonable .I will definitely be back :)

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Thank we85488
Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 May 2015

The hostel is well situated. It won't take long to walk into town or to the famous jetty. It also provides free WiFi which is always a great plus for a hostel. Price is alright but the quality isn't that great. Yes, it is a typical backpackers, quite old and no five star hotel but you can still expect kind...

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Thank RayNda2014
Clare, Australia
Reviewed 20 April 2014

Had a fabulous time, met the locals, close to all emities, felt like a share house but had my own space. Safe and warm. Good company. Good location close to bottle O, Urban spoon is great for brekkie. Lots of fun little spots.

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Thank Clodagh G
Airlie Beach, Australia
Reviewed 20 April 2014

Having a really relaxing easter weekend at Phat Sams, feels really homely and fun. Fed the chooks and lazed in the garden. Beautiful part of the world and the variety of company couldnt be better. Style not essential, checkered welcome :) Simple and fun. Thamks you for the warm welcome. I will be back.

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4Thank samvicuza
Reviewed 26 September 2013

I didn't actually end up staying at this hostel but I did speak to the owner regarding work and he was EXTREMELY rude and clearly couldn't be bothered talking to me. My friends also had a bad experience with him when asking about work, they said he was very unhelpful and told them they might as well go home now-clearly...

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1Thank AussieLove1
Bunbury, Australia
Reviewed 19 February 2013

I stayed 8 nights. Big positive point: It's clean (kitchen, bathrooms, toilets, floors and tables are cleaned every weekday). Great outside area with tables and benches, couch, barbecue and pizza oven! Ok, sometimes Sam wasn't here when new people arrived but he always appeared somewhen. Quiet during nights except on Friday evening ^_^ ,our fault, sorry. Made some friends, enjoyed...

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Thank Anouchka P
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 31 January 2013

Sams Backpackers has it all. For Long term, short term or if your just passing through Busselton you can't beat Sam backpackers. A friendly Atmosphere sets the tone for a great stay. Located 5 minutes walk to the city center its central location and value for money accommodation is a must for all travelers. Daily cleaning by staff members keeps...

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Thank jeremyaldworth
Reviewed 13 January 2013 via mobile

Brilliant backpackers sam is a really cool guy hooked us up with a couple of rooms when everything else was booked in busselton plus sorted us out with some cheap southbound tickets cheers sam would deffentley come stay again.all the people staying there were also really down to earth real people which made the weekend stress free and fun

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Address: 14 Peel Tce, Busselton, Western Australia 6280, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Busselton
Number of rooms: 69
Also Known As:
Bussleton Backpackers Busselton, Western Australia
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“The dormitory next to the men toilet and showers is the quieter room, I think, because it's the farthest from the living room and kitchen.I have never been awakened (ok, my roommates were very respectful).”
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