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    Maze Backpackers

    417 Pitt St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Absolutely disgusting! We arrived to a freshly painted room which still smelt like paint fumes and on the ceiling was spots of green mould. We asked for a refund so we could go elsewhere however that was denied so we where moved to another room...More

    Thank Robert E
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    If you want to stay in the centre of Sydney then this is the place. Stayed for 3 nights in a single room. While the bedding and towels were fresh and clean the place could do with new carpets and a paint job to tidy...More

    1  Thank GILLMEEK
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The room was quite cram with shared 4 person, the ventilation wasn't that great especially when sleeping on the top bunk with only 1 small windows. No place to sit / no lounge and have to check in the room by 11 pm, cannot hang...More

    Thank cooldude-888
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Pros: Near the Central Station, George St & Chinatown where you find everything! Good sized and affordable single room Comfortable Bed Adequate shower facilities Con: No heater in the room - very cold!

    Thank Jemz30
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Clean,great people,good staff, perfect location, couple of minutes by walk to the central station. The booking value is ok, a lot of free activities and party. The hostel is very international and it feels like a big family

    Thank Laura J
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$34 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Jasmine W
    8 October 2015|
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    Just grab a taxi or airport shuttle. Shuttle will be cheaper by about $10, and can be easily found at the exit at arrivals. Taxi is more convenient and will cost roughly $30 to Pitt St in the CBD.
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