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Ocean Beach Backpackers

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Self-Serve Laundry
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All reviews own bathroom a double private room perth city the hustle and bustle worth a visit hostel obb kitchen beach utensils
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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Despite only staying 5 nights, the hostel was relaxing and greatly located by the beach out of the way of the hustle and bustle of the city. However, only a short walk from the station allowed quick access to the nearby Fremantle or otherwise to...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank UniqueCjl
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

The OBB is a very nice place to stay long and short term. I stayed for around 4 months and I really had a good time. The staff is the best, always willing to help and very easy going. The rooms are nice and if...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Nicolás T
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband stayed here while we were applying for a house. We stayed in a double private room with own bathroom. He didn't enjoy because he likes creature comforts and couldn't not sleep with the noise from the toilet. I did enjoy this...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Nicole G
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Ocean Beach Backpackers is located directly at the beach which is amazing but the rooms are not that good. I could see mildew on the ceiling, the window was extremely dirty and and it was raining inside the room. Besides the good location there was...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Dabsi0905
Reviewed April 20, 2017

The bed itself was really comfortable, with a fridge in the room and ensuite bathroom for a great price per night. Only thing I would say was that if you wanted to go to Fremantle and/or Perth frequently then it is 20-30 minutes either way.

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Date of stay: April 2017
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Ocean Beach Backpackers is a fabulous hostel for you to experience whilst enjoying all the backpackers activities Perth has to offer. We are located right on stunning Cottesloe Beach coastline overlooking the More glorious Indian Ocean. Our backpackers facilities include TV lounges, big screen movie room, XBOX/TV room, internet, kitchen, bike hire, free surfboards and body boards plus lots more. All Ocean Beach Backpackers facilities are here for the use and enjoyment of everyone who stays at our hostel. We provide mixed and female-only dorms (shared dorms are for International travellers) as well as Double, Twin, Triple private rooms, and family rooms (up to 5 persons). All backpackers rooms come with an ensuite bathroom, a fridge and lockers. We are located in a great part of Perth, Cottesloe boasts fantastic views of the Indian Ocean and is right on Cottesloe Beach, so for those who want to sunbathe or relax on their backpackers journey, this is the perfect place for you. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$17 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ocean Beach Backpackers Hotel Cottesloe
Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Cottesloe
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US$17 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ocean Beach Backpackers Hotel Cottesloe
Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Cottesloe
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"Don't get a room at the front because there is a lot of street noise late at night."
Mar. 11, 2016
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"6 bed female dorms with ocean views"
Jul. 25, 2015
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"I love the North side with oceanViews and the girls dorms are cosy with an ensuite."
Jan. 24, 2015
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"rooms 12b-28 have the best view"
May 26, 2014
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