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Zagreb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is really great. You are right in the heart of Northbridge. There are many eateries and shops nearby plus Perth train station, and the CBD is just 15mins away on foot. But that's the only good thing about this hostel. Single room was very small and noisy, with noise coming from the main street. You had to have your...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 December 2016

There are many options from dorms style rooms to private double bed rooms, I chose the single bed room for $44 a night, the room is tiny about 2 x 4 metres with a fan and table included , the bed is comfortable and location was quiet, the share use bathroom and laundry are good and free Wi-Fi is available...

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Thank sja74
Langkawi, Malaysia
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Unbelieveable that there is such a cheap, cosy and a wonderful enviroment to stay. Front desk personnels are very helpful to answer all my queries as this is my first time in Perth. Will recommend my backpacker buddies for our next year trip.

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Thank ericchua1979
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Thank you for the pleasant stay here. Great experience despite is my first daring try as backpacker. Nice enviorment and convenient location. Chinese lady staff is very helpful and approachable despite my non-stop questionings. Thanks for the wonderful experience and see you really soon.

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Thank Wendy L
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Been there with my family and the staff there are very friendly and guide us to where we want to go. The hostel is so near to city and so convenient. I would strongly recommend this hostel and will visit them again! Well done, guys!

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1Thank ChrisChuaYungSeang
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is the right property to choose when you are travelling to Perth. It's clean, affordable. The staff are friendly and helpful too. Most of all it is safe. Therefore whenever I stayed in Perth, I choose here. Really comfortable rooms and the in guests are jovial too. -Arrowbin

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Thank acys1973
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Nice stay, worth every single cent I paid. Good location, big cooking area, clean bedding and helpful front desk. Suitable for big group of travelers, all 8 of us can fit into one room Will definitely return to stay.

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Mountain View, California
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and I thought it was perfectly located. Only a five minute walk to the city mall. It's a lively street with great restaurants and pubs. The staff were kind and the room was bright, tidy and clean. There is also a nice outdoor area for BBQs. The manager there is great, she is passionate...

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1Thank Vicki L
American Canyon, California
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The Place is Ok, You can get a single room,or Share with people. You can Cook your own food on a communal stove (5 people at a time cooking). Showers and Bathroom are on the end of each Hallway mens and women separately, (not in the room). There is Free internet outside of your room (not inside) although Perth has...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is just very basic. I got a single room. I had 1 bed, 1 table, 1 chair, 1 fan, and 1 bedside table with 3 drawers. Thats it. But this is more than the bare minimum for a night stay at the price i paid. The hostel is clean, but need maintenance/touch up frequently. It is located about...

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Andy A, Manager at Britannia on William, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your review, This is an old building and we aim to maintain it the best of our ability. We do also keep it basic to keep the price at a fair rate to make it more attractive to the budget traveler. Safe travels and enjoy your journey. Hope to see you again soon

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Britannia on William is a budget backpacker style accommodation, it does have a number of private rooms and bunk rooms. These are very basic private rooms that offer a great rate for the budget traveller, we are not a hotel. Share facilities, bathrooms, kitchen and TV rooms. We have a spacious courtyard and are open 24 hours a day. Please call if you have any further questions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Britannia on William

Address: 253 William St, Perth, Western Australia 6003, Australia (Formerly YHA)
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Perth > Perth CBD
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Price Range: $21 - $58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Britannia on William 2*
Number of rooms: 79
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“rooms in the Back are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Alfyman, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“book somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles travelduo900, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Private and shared looked good!”
 of 5 bubbles Evine21, 12 Dec 2015 | Read review
“try not to sleep past about 9 as the cleaners will wake you up”
 of 5 bubbles 297492, 21 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles danlL9755OU, 18 May 2015 | Read review
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