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    Balmain Backpackers

    673-677 Darling St, Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales 2039, Australia
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    After being there for over 5 weeks I can share exactly what the place has going for it and what needs to be changed. Firstly, it's main selling point which is obviously why travellers are drawn here is the price. You will not find a...More

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    Reviewed 25 November 2016

    This hostel has a few things going for it, it's a ten minute bus ride into the city centre, there's a domino's and a decent Indian takeaway down the street, the staff are very friendly and mostly made up of guests already staying there and...More

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    Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

    Is the most filthy place I ever stayed! Is really cheap ok, but c'mon just clean sometime!!! Is not possible that in 2016 in Australia there's still a place like this! Is really disgusting! The small is terrible and full of insects and all plates...More

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    Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

    Complete s***hole! I can't believe this place is allowed to be. All of the bathrooms are mangy, the two tiny kitchens don't have much to help make food, only one of the ovens works and that's s***. The doors to the balconies are broken off...More

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    Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

    This place was so dirty, there's no security, no wifi. We didn't even get a key to lock our door. They change the prices every time you pay. The staff are rude and will barge into your room at any time. Nothing in the kitchen...More

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    • Price range
    • USD 15 - USD 56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • New South Wales >
    • Sydney >
    • Rozelle
    • Also Known As
    • Balmain Backpackers Rozelle
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    Room Tips
    "Use the bathroom on the second floor. Probably the cleanest one of the lot, Also the washing machine..."
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    "Vile area, dirty hostel, unsafe people breaking into your rooms"
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    "We stayed on the ground floor, no windows or fan in view, and a noisy place generally. Maybe choose to stay..."
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    "if you have to stay here, don't choose any ground floor room because you are closest to late night party..."
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