Elephant Backpacker

Address: 50 Sir John Young Cresent, Sydney, New South Wales, 2011, Australia | 3 star hostel
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This 3 star hostel, located in the Woolloomooloo/Kings Cross area of Sydney, is near Art Gallery of New South Wales, St. Mary's Cathedral, The Domain, and The Archibald Prize.
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsElephant Backpacker Sydney

      Reviewed by adelecarroll

      Not so good..

      Reviewed Dec 15, 2012
      by (52 reviews) Liverpool , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

      This hostal was very run down, dirty and small kitchen, very noisy - party hostal. Pain having to ask for pans and cuttlery everyday. Small common areas therefore confined to room.

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

      Reviewed by tkg82

      worst ever hostel!

      Reviewed Oct 28, 2012
      by (3 reviews) Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia Flag of Malaysia

      Out of many hostel I stay in Australia or outside this is the worst ever hostel can be, even worst than in Cambodia. $5 pick-up is fake, I waited for 2 hours at airport keep ringing them, in the end they ask me to take public train! Hostel is very run down with no constent hot water for bathing. no internet, no housekeeping and over-charge me 2nights!! How more stupid someone can run a hostel like this??

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

      TripAdvisor Reviews Elephant Backpacker Sydney

      2.50 of 5 stars Fair

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