Overview

Original Backpackers

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

S$ 33+

Overall guest ratings

7.5/10 Good
based on 488 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.8
  • 9.0
  • 5.7
  • 3.6

Good to know

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • 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

    7.5 Good
    based on 488 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.3 "City centre within easy reach, said 93%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.1 "91% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% said the reception staff was great."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
      5.9 "For only 59%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
      6.1 "61% thought the kitchenette was ok."
      6.9 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 69%."
      5.5 "Only 55% thought the shower was ok."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
      2.2 "78% said the wifi quality was bad."

    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    based on 204 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% said the reception staff was great."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
      6.2 "For only 62%, the noise level was all right."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.9 "For only 59%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were clean enough."

    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 39 reviews
    • 9.9 "Terrific location."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    7.2 Good
    based on 244 reviews
    • 9.9 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.1 "Vibe was good."
      9.3 "93% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 7.1 "Good amenities."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.2 "For only 52%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.6 "66% thought the kitchenette was ok."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
    • 3.5 "Internet is poor."
      2.2 "78% said the wifi quality was bad."
    Hotel type
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Good to know
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Friendly service"
    "Train station is close"
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