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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not the cheapest of hostels but cheap enough. Big dorms and private rooms, clean enough and kept in good shape. Burger night is not to be missed! This place is perfect for a backpacking couple or solo traveler. The staff are dead friendly and encourage integration within the hostel. Every night was party night while I was there but there...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

very helpful people, next to the beach. great place. the staff was friendly and helpful, meet a lot of nice people. good place to relax and also to have a lot of fun in the hostel. offers barbecue for free.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and super friendly people! We stayed in a double private room and it was clean and very comfortable. The staff was also really friendly and happy to help. The wifi isn't free, but only a dollar an hour and works well! Plus, the restaurant does a super yummy pizza with a pint for 20 bucks :)

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Thank tbergsma55
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I love the backpacker experience unfortunately my 60year old friend found it too noisy. I slept well as beds were comfortable. Facities included our own bathroom, table and chairs, hanging space, fridge, kettle, ironing board and iron. You could hire crockery and available kitchen to make meals. We only stayed one night as the atmosphere was really for the younger...

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Thank deb0rahanne2016
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Dorm, bathroom and kitchen facilities were dirty. Food was kept in rooms which also caused a bad smell. Location was good and there is plenty if free parking. Would not return to this hostel or recommend to anyone.

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Thank Katherine W
Reviewed 14 August 2016

The beds were comfortable, the staff were super friendly, helpful and knowledgeable about the area. you have to pay for the wifi. The private bathroom in the room wasn't so clean. the atmoshpere it's great inside of the hostel and outside, the ocean is close to the hostel as well as the bus stop, the hostel is 30 minutes away...

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Thank goffbeat
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Friendly staff, very close to the beach. I stayed in a Single room with ensuite bathroom. Was clean and with private fridge. Met cool people! The rooms are a bit clairaudient. Every wednesday burger bbq, very yummy.

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Thank 167julia
Erlangen, Germany
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Such a nice place to start your Australia adventure. Met a lot of nice people which I am still meeting during my travels here and there and had heaps of fun! Hostel is directly in front the beautiful Cottesloe Beach, where the sea is incredibly clear and you can snorkel very well. Staff is very nice and friendly. The rooms...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 weeks, lots of positives but 1 big negative. Pros: Next to a stunning beach Interent cafe very good prices Burger night was awesome Close to the train station Fully equipped kitchen Negative: We had the most uncomfortable bed ever. Completely understand we were paying for a hostel & not a hotel but sleeping with a...

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Tamworth, Australia
Reviewed 12 March 2016

The facilities were good. I was in a dorm of 6 which had its own ensuite bathroom plus there is another single bathroom just down the hall. Everyone gets a locker plus a shelf for food and there was a bar fridge in the room as well. A hanging rack with coat hangers and a small table with a mirror...

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  • Beachfront
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Ocean Beach Backpackers

Address: 1 Eric St, Cottesloe, Western Australia 6011, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Cottesloe
Price Range: $40 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 75
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“Don't get a room at the front because there is a lot of street noise late at night.”
 of 5 bubbles KiwiinOz2014, 11 Mar 2016 | Read review
“6 bed female dorms with ocean views”
 of 5 bubbles melaniehB5546OR, 25 Jul 2015 | Read review
“I love the North side with oceanViews and the girls dorms are cosy with an ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles 920ellad, 24 Jan 2015 | Read review
“rooms 12b-28 have the best view”
 of 5 bubbles Gem1607, 26 May 2014 | Read review
“Just ask the front desk to place you in a laid back room. Trust me they know the rowdy ones. Vice Versa! If you want an amped up room speak to the desk lol!”
 of 5 bubbles stephenbV7205FQ, 20 May 2014 | Read review
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