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    Elephant Backpacker

    50 Sir John Young Cres | Woollomoloo, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent6%
    • Very good32%
    • Average15%
    • Poor8%
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    Free Internet
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    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 324 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Me and my friend booked here for one night after a flight as it was the cheapest place that came up . We have stayed in many hostels and this was by far the dirtiest / smelliest place we have ever seen. Even Thailand was...More

    Thank Holly T
    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    Dirty barthrooms, dirty shower, dirty hall ways, dirty room, beds semi clean, unfriendly staff (and I'm easy to please actually) at all times, noisy street. Rooms and hostel is unlocked all day/night so anyone can walk in. Not so safe. "Dirty frat house" said another...More

    Thank John S
    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    We booked a private room at Elephant backpackers for next weekend. However, after reading some terrible reviews, we decided not to ruin our weekend by staying here. We have emailed 5 times and had no replies to the emails. We have phoned around 10 times,...More

    Thank Annie P
    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    I understand if it was just the room that i was placed in, but this was by far the dirtiest hostel room i have ever seen in my life. When we walked in, it not only reeked of body sweat, but there was trash, half...More

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    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    my friend and I stayed in a 6 person mixed room that was unlivable. there was garbage and food everywhere and when we tried to talk to the front desk worker he was no help at all. we ended up having to cancel our room...More

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    • US$14 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Response from Benjamin R | Reviewed this property |
    it's not really clear, what you want to say, but I can say, for the time when I was there, which was a year ago, that I enjoyed my stay. it's a low budget hostel. that's what you pay for, that's what you get. no more, not... More
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    "Third floor rooms quietest of all!"
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    "Breakfast is in cafe which is hidden a bit down a corridor - check it out though!"
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