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Oasis Backpackers

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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good0%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible83%
26 Nov 2017
“Very average ”
23 Mar 2016
“Should be condemned ”
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141 Commonwealth St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
7.6 km to Kingsford Smith Airport
350 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.6 km from Chinatown
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Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

This is not a 5 star hotel, as the owner says. The building is extremely run down but it is not actually dirty, just tired. Unfortunately, it is not helped by some of the animals staying there who don't appear to have a concept of...More

Date of stay: November 2017
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Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

This hostel was the worst experience of my Life. Not up to health and safety standards. Cockroaches in the rooms, extremely dirty, staff don't speak English well, some at all. Because I was checking out early I got put into a different room that was...More

Date of stay: March 2016
4  Thank BethMcBain77
Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

Cockroaches, no cold water, won't accept credit card, sheets not clean. This place has it all. Advertised free parking then wouldn't let us in unless we were staying for more than seven days. Never again!

Date of stay: January 2016
4  Thank Benjamin L
Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

I've stayed in heaps of hostels and this one is actually be far the worst. Bedbugs, horrible facilities, dirty/revolting. Actually slept in car in carpark as didn't want to go back inside! I say carpark... It was a space with as many cars rammed in...More

Date of stay: September 2014
1  Thank Benddc
Reviewed July 30, 2015

Too expensive for what is offered, falling apart, dirty, moldy, stinky, full of junkies and drug users. There are many other options nearby, also backpacker on the budget side that could be a bit better off. Besides the staff that was ok, everything else is...More

Date of stay: July 2015
1  Thank ddflach
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Oasis Backpackers Hotel Sydney
Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Surry Hills
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Also Known As
Oasis Backpackers Hotel Sydney
Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Surry Hills
Surry Hills
Once regarded as the traditional fashion area, Surry
Hills has broadened its appeal. This neighbourhood
continues to distinguish itself as a shopping
destination, offering the best collection of
one-of-a-kind boutiques, designer brands and flagship
stores in the city. Today, this area has evolved into
a hub of media, design and professional services - a
colourful and diverse place equally known for its
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"Sorry, but no rooms here are any good."
May 31, 2015
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"Chose a better hostel."
Nov. 17, 2014
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"there's no chance to get a good room at all."
Dec. 3, 2012
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"Double rooms are the best but expensive at $170 Per Week. Or Double with ensuite, Dorm Room 4, 6, 8..."
Jan. 7, 2012
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