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    The location, safety, and friedneliness of staff are great. The bed is not very comfortable, but overall it is a great place to stay for short-term.
    Zhaohua L May 2016
    A great place, I have stayed here a number of times, and it has always been great! I would highly recommend staying here if you are visiting or passing through Canberra. A great location, close to everything, and the hostel itself has great facilities, such as a large kitchen, tv room, with pool table, and a bbq area and smoking area on the roof. And a pool! I stayed here like 6 times before I discovered there was a pool is the basement! amazing! 10/10
    Che X May 2016
    I visit for the national Art Gallery & national library its close by easier on a bus good walking & in the city
    Trevere H May 2016
    Very friendly staff, rooms were very clean. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay and would come back here if I need to visit Canberra again.
    Danny L May 2016
    Clean, spacious room; great value in a very handy location.
    Julien M May 2016
    We were impressed with the cleanliness and size of the room. The reception folks were very friendly and helpful. Areas of concern: there was a lot of noise from other guests who were hot ting and hollering for hours late at night below our window. We probably should have complained to the front desk, but didn't want to get out of bed. The pool and "spa" were clean, but the water temperature was too low to enjoy using it. Since the pool is too shallow to swim in, it's hard to keep warm just sitting in it. I would not call the spa a spa as it isn't warm enough - it's the same temperature as the pool. Overall, We liked this place - with a few exceptions. Oh, towels should be available in the room upon arrival - we had a private room and had to ask for towels at the reception. At first they wanted to charge us extra and then changed their mind. It seems that the rate of the private room should include one bath size towel per person which is in the room.
    Bruce E May 2016
    Excellent for last minute bookings, friendly staff that do anything to help! Great place to stay. Wouldn't stay anywhere else next time!
    Daniel W May 2016
    Clean, quiet and comfortable. Staff were efficient and helpful. I have stayed here a number of times, and will be back.
    Simon V May 2016
    It was a decent enough hostel as in location and maybe 20 years ago it was good. There was a faint smell of urine and sweat everywhere I went. The duvet covers are not changed either. It seems to be a hostel for locals who cannot afford rent rather than backpackers as such it was not as friendly as others I've stayed in.
    Alex L May 2016
    The cleanest hostel I have been to so far! In the centre of Canberra, very easy to find
    Cristina V May 2016
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