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    Backpackers HQ

    174 Victoria St | Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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    Reviewed 12 July 2015

    I stayed in the Backpackers HQ for 4 nights with some of my friends. The rooms have no heating. Instead we slept with 3 blankets each. The common area is open to one side, meaning that your breakfast will be a very cold experience in...More

    Thank Andre S
    Reviewed 1 July 2015

    First of all, the building itself and what they have done with it -the patio, the reception, the colorful decorations- is quite extraordinary, and gives the whole thing a different atmosphere. The breakfast was good and the service was attentive and helpful at all times....More

    Thank JordiVR_82
    Reviewed 18 June 2015

    First of all a couple of good points. Free breakfast with a good selection of food. Nice and clean common areas. BUT.. the staff here are so rude. They really dont care about anything you have to say. Constant threats about being fined $50 for...More

    2  Thank Tom M
    Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

    Do yourself a favor and stay out of this place. I got there because of the relatively good reputation here on TripAdvisor, but got deeply disappointed. During my stay I've seen rats around and in the kitchen everyday and an apparently endless amount of cockroaches....More

    1  Thank Clemmeh
    Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

    I stayed in hq for around 3 months, it's in the perfect location, Everything is in walking distance & the train station is just a 2 minute walk. The rooms are fine depending which you get, room 9 is the biggest so it's great with...More

    Thank Paigey1993
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    Additional Information about Backpackers HQ

    Address: 174 Victoria St | Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
    Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
    Price Range:US$23 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    Hotel Class: 2 star
    Number of rooms: 24
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    Room Tips
    "Don't stay here"
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    "try another hostel in KK there's plenty."
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    "'Deluxe' rooms have an ensuite bathroom (but hostel has lots of common bathrooms too)"
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    "Don't choose the Deluxe room- full of bed bugs"
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