Overview

Original Backpackers

160-162 Victoria Street, Sydney, NSW 2011, Australia
+61 293 563 232

S$ 33+

Overall guest ratings

7.6/10 Good
based on 492 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 8.9
  • 5.4
  • 4.1

Good to know

  • Very quiet
  • Friendly service
  • Train station is close

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    About

    Located in Kings Cross, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Woolloomooloo Wharf, Sydney Opera House, and Circular Quay. Sydney Harbour Bridge and University of Sydney are also within 3 mi (5 km).

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    AMENITIES

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
    • Designated smoking area
    • Grill
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    based on 492 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 82%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "100% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.4 "For only 54%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.1 "Only 51% said rooms were big enough."
      5.4 "Beds were acceptable for 54%."
      5.8 "58% thought the kitchenette was ok."
      6.0 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 60%."
    • 4.1 "Internet is poor."
      2.3 "77% said the wifi quality was bad."

    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    based on 255 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.4 "94% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% said the reception staff was great."
    • 5.3 "Average comfort."
      5.3 "Beds were acceptable for 53%."
    • 5.0 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.3 "Beds were acceptable for 53%."
      5.9 "Only 59% said rooms were clean enough."

    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 29 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
    • 5.9 "Average comfort."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    based on 206 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.2 "Vibe was good."
      9.0 "90% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 7.5 "Good amenities."
      7.1 "71% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.3 "63% thought the kitchenette was ok."
      5.5 "Beds were acceptable for 55%."
      5.5 "Only 55% said rooms were big enough."
    • 4.0 "Internet is poor."
      2.4 "76% said the wifi quality was bad."
    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Very quiet"
    "Friendly service"
    "Train station is close"
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