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Home Backpackers

238 Elizabeth Street, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia
+61 292 119 111

$27+

Overall guest ratings

6.1/10 Good
based on 390 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 4.5
  • 3.6
  • 3.1

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    About

    Home Backpackers is in the heart of Surry Hills, walking distance from Capitol Theatre and Paddy's Market. This hostel is close to University of Sydney and Sydney Opera House.

    Rooms

    Make yourself at home in one of the 36 guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include ceiling fans and blackout drapes/curtains.

    Amenities

    Take in the views from a rooftop terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and a television in a common area. Additional amenities at this hostel include tour/ticket assistance and barbecue grills.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is available for a surcharge.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • No smoking
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Grill
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    6.1 Good
    based on 390 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 90%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 4.5 "Internet is poor."
      3.3 "67% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.6 "Not very comfortable."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were small."
      4.9 "51% thought it was too noisy."
      0.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 93%."
    • 3.1 "Awful rooms."
      3.1 "69% said rooms were dirty."
      2.6 "74% complained about the bathroom."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.1 "59% said rooms were small."
      0.4 "96% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      2.3 "77% had problems with the shower."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 93%."
      2.5 "75% found problems with the furniture."
    • 3.1 "Generally quite dirty."
      3.1 "69% said rooms were dirty."
      2.8 "72% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 1.3 "Terrible amenities."
      1.1 "89% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.0 "100% complained about the elevator."
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    Overall rating

    6.2 Good
    based on 222 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 7.5 "Good service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 4.1 "Not very comfortable."
      3.8 "62% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.8 "52% thought it was too noisy."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were small."
    • 3.3 "Rooms are not good."
      2.8 "72% complained about the bathroom."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were dirty."
      3.8 "62% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were small."
      4.3 "57% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.0 "90% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.2 "78% had problems with the shower."
    • 3.1 "Generally quite dirty."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were dirty."
      4.3 "57% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.7 "73% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 1.2 "Terrible amenities."
      1.1 "89% thought the building wasn't nice."

    Overall rating

    6.3 Good
    based on 15 reviews
    • 3.7 "Not very comfortable."
    • 3.2 "Awful rooms."

    Overall rating

    6.2 Good
    based on 152 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 3.2 "Generally quite dirty."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were dirty."
      2.8 "72% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 3.1 "Quite uncomfortable."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were small."
      3.1 "69% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.4 "56% thought it was too noisy."
    • 2.7 "Awful rooms."
      3.3 "67% said rooms were dirty."
      2.8 "72% complained about the bathroom."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were small."
      3.1 "69% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
    • 1.2 "Terrible amenities."
      1.0 "90% thought the building wasn't nice."
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