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    Elephant Backpacker

    50 Sir John Young Cres | Woollomoloo, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$56
          US$31
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          Overview
          • Excellent7%
          • Very good32%
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          Free Internet
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Self-Serve Laundry
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 20 February 2016

          Being my first time staying at a backpackers inn and after reading some reviews of other nearby hostels in Sydney, I was a bit unsure of how things would go at The Elephant Backpackers. I stayed 2 nights and I have to say I'd highly...More

          Thank Mitchell C
          Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant Backpacker

          Hi Mitchell, good to see your first experience staying at a backpackers went well!! We are happy you enjoyed your stay and please come back and stay with us again.

          Reviewed 5 February 2016

          The hostel is in a huge old building with 48 rooms on 4 floors. Wifi was only available in public areas but didn't work very well. The atmosphere wasn't good at all and the kitchen very basic. All the shelves are empty or locked and...More

          2  Thank Julie567890
          Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant Backpacker

          Hello, it seems you have grossly misquoted myself as you clearly advised the label could have fallen off your bag therefore not following our process. You questioned if items could get stolen to which I replied it has happened previously but there was no issues...More

          Reviewed 4 February 2016

          Ive been in New Zealand for the past 2 months so compared to the hostels there it is rather basic. Nothing bad just basic. For example, in most of the hostels in NZ the kitchens are fully stocked with cooking equipment, plates & crockery etc...More

          Thank VirginiaTrop
          Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant Backpacker

          Hi Virginia, thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and we take on the feedback you have given and aim to improve the premises on a continued maintenance schedule. We hope to have...More

          Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

          I stay here a few time, I really like. It's cheap and good situations, close to everything. Any time I in sydney I book here. No party hostel which make me happy. The toilet and shower basic but clean. Free WiFi, slow but it a...More

          Thank ndeda m
          Response from Roisine C, General Manager at Elephant Backpacker

          Hello, Thank you for taking your time to write your review. We appreciate your honest feedback and are happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to having you as a guest in the future.

          Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

          This place is perfect for people that are in a round trip and don't need so many things. For me was good, I had a comfortable bed, a decent toilet and a place where you can cook. The only annoying thing was that the key...More

          1  Thank pau_sal_cas
          Response from Roisine C, Manager at Elephant Backpacker

          Hello, Thank you for review and the feedback regarding your key. Unfortunately the key cards are very sensitive and can deactivate when near mobile phones and credit cards. We appreciate this is annoying however our 24 hour reception are always happy to rectify this. We...More

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          • Free Internet
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          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$15 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 45
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          • Sydney
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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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          "The 3rd floor rooms are the quietest if that is what u are after."
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          "Breakfast is in cafe which is hidden a bit down a corridor - check it out though!"
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          "Don't book here at all."
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