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    Reviews (297 guests have reviewed this hostel)
    Good location, friendly staff, value for money
    kate f April 2016
    Room was very clean, staff were friendly. Bathroom was on the dirty side but water was hot and everything flushed so can't really complain. Didn't use the kitchen but wouldn't want to in all honesty.
    Charlotte D April 2016
    Not the quality you would expect of a YHA in Aus. Great location and very friendly staff. Free car parking too which is convenient. But the place itself, which doubles up into university accommodation, is dirty and the rooms are stuffy with no air con. Bathrooms very mouldy
    Mark F March 2016
    Kitchen No 1 was in need of a thorough clean. I wiped out the fridge we were allocated and the electric kettle and washed all utensils & crockery prior to use. The microwave was dirty and the kitchen floor appeared not to have been mopped for some time. We have stayed at many YHAs and have never experienced such poor cleanliness and hygiene. There was rubbish in the garden and carpark and a dangerous broken chair on our balcony. All the doors in our immediate vicinity were continually banging and there was an air lock between our room door and the kitchen.
    Richard B March 2016
    The hostel is within walking distance to the train station. Staff are friendly and helpful. Seems like a working hostel. And is very basic compared with other YHA hostels.
    Mark H January 2016
    - hostel was remarkably dirty and unkept - intimidating group of male residents drinking alcohol in the public areas all night with no recourse, females being harassed and no advice on how to report it - very close to town - not good value for money when you need to put your own sheets on the bed
    Bridgette L January 2016
    Great for an overnight stay. Legit got there at 5pm, skulled a flask of scotch and red bull, went out, came home at 3am. Got up at 9:30am. Left at 10am a very happy man.
    Themistocles S December 2015
    Very quiet-great location-Value plus
    Terry S December 2015
    Room the smallest we have stayed in in Australia and overseas. I guess it serves a Uni students Extract fan in bathroom dirty, needs cleaning Office staff friendly and obliging safe parking was good
    Meg W November 2015
    The Twin room I booked actually turned out to be a room with a bunk bed in it so we did not stay the night, we found another hotel that was suited to a couple who would want to sleep as a couple. The room was falsely advertised on the YHA website as a Twin. I am looking forward to hearing back from the supervisor and arranging to receive our refund
    Sasha W November 2015
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