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Base Backpackers

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Reviewed yesterday

Stayed in November for a concert. Was in a private room and it was great, en suite comes with free fanta (haha) and a great location! Will be back again soon for sure. Great for couples or for a business trip.

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Rooms were dirty. When the cleaner came in she emptied the bin and left. Rubbish behind the beds. Only a couple of the showers worked. Music was played until the early hours of the morning every night. They charge you for wifi, and give you...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where to begin? The rude staff The LOUD lobby music during the day The LOUD club music until 4am The rooms had no noise insulation and you heard every drunk, half naked 20 year old and his buddy running up and down the corridors all...More

Date of stay: December 2018
4  Thank AnitaS1070
Response from Katie W, intern at Base BackpackersResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Thank you for your review. We are sad to hear that and apologise for any inconvenience you had. We are really sorry about the long wait before getting your room. We would have told you or you would have seen on our website check...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worst backpackers I have ever stayed in. Our room was above a nightclub. The nightclub music was so loud in our bedroom and the noise from people on the street was constant until 4am. It is ridiculously expensive for a tiny room. Avoid, avoid, avoid!More

Date of stay: December 2018
4  Thank Roam46065870994
Response from NoelR1991, Receptionist at Base BackpackersResponded 6 days ago

Hi! Thank you so much for your review. We are sorry to hear that you had such a terrible experience. The Scary Canary next door is one of the famous bars in Sydney and a lot of the times busy. Base Backpackers is also one...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

PROS: Lets start with the positive. The staff are friendly and the front desk is manned 24hrs a day so great for late check ins. The location is also very good and you can book tours on site although I used alternate sources for my...More

Date of stay: November 2018
2  Thank oja2014
Response from NoelR1991, Receptionist at Base BackpackersResponded 6 days ago

Hi! Thank you so much for your review. We are sorry to hear that you had this experience. Base Backpackers is one of the most centrally located hostels in Sydney and it is difficult to avoid surrounding noise in the CBD. Sorry for the inconvenience...More

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cg2792
July 19, 2018|
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Response from bardh6 | Reviewed this property |
Some of the room Locatod 2nd floor of the bar/club, but u may request others room.chill
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FirstlyNadila
June 1, 2018|
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Response from Katie W | Property representative |
Hi, yes reception is open 24/7! so no worries:)
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