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Jackaroo Hostel

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Pool
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 February 2014

I have stayed in both the Kings Cross and Mission Beach hostels. I stayed at Jackaroo in Kings Cross over the Christmas and New year period and couldn't have wished for a better hostel. It was very social with nights out and BBQ's organised by...More

Thank SJ0706
Reviewed 5 February 2014

Here at jackaroo people are so kindly, and you can breath friendship in the air! I spent here one night , but when i'll back in oz i will be back here for sure! Great place , rooms and bathroom are clean , and you...More

Thank MatteoGPN
Reviewed 28 January 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for 3 weeks over Christmas and it was great! Loads of activities and a couple of free bbq's. Every Friday you get free wine (yes actual wine, not goon)! The kitchen is well equipped and there is a nice roof terrace. The...More

Thank Emk25
Reviewed 25 January 2014

Hostel is in middle of nowhere so they offer a free shuttle bus. However, they still let us walk 15mins in the pitch black to the nearest bar... And then were pure ignorant when we rang to be collected at 10pm (the locals told us...More

Thank Shin86
Reviewed 16 January 2014

My partner and I stayed here for 3 nights in December 2013 in a 4 bed mixed dorm. The hostel was extremely grubby, the rooms and bathrooms were dirty and felt like they hadn't had a proper clean in a long time. The staff were...More

Thank jellopp
Response from Jackaroo_KX, Owner at Jackaroo HostelResponded 17 January 2014

Hi, Thank you for staying with us and thanks for the review. We are glad you enjoyed the location and the staff at the hostel. We do try and spend as much time with all our guests but as you can appreciate there are 94...More

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Top amenities
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$26 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$26 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Andy2042
28 October 2014|
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Response from Jackaroo_KX | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your message. We do provide keys for the room. There is a $20 key deposit for the key which is refunded when the key is returned. All rooms have a/c and linen as well. Thanks.
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itopia
15 August 2014|
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Response from Jackaroo_KX | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us. Our building is of an older style without an elevator and all rooms are located on upper levels. I would suggest looking at Hostels in the city centre area for a more wheelchair accessible option.
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"If got choice don't"
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"Off street"
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"ROOM 6!! Private bathroom for 4 people, a window that opens lol"
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"Not on the first floor. #17 was relatively good (window to the other side, double bed)"
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