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    Reviews (326 guests have reviewed this hostel)
    Friendly reception staff but absolutely filthy bathrooms with little bugs flying around. Wouldn't recommend staying here.
    Sarah October 2016
    The hostel was clean and the facilities were good, although the rooms are tiny.
    Marie G September 2016
    There were chips all over the bed, the Doona and the floor, and chewing gum stuck to the bed frame.
    Alice K September 2016
    Wollongong YHA was light and airy, the staff happy and so helpful: to wake up to the vast blue mural (amidst palm trees) across the courtyard of Mt Kiera and Wollongong in the morning sunlight was superb - especially the birds and the pelicans painted across the Illawarra scene. Thank you very much for the experience. (I attended a four day New Zealand/Australian Map Conference @ the IC Campus, visiting the Planetarium, Australian Hydrographic Office and Wollongong Central Library Regional Map collections on our Field Day. I strongly suggest all folk visit the Wollongong City Gallery, with its current vast exhibition of 19th century historic oils/watercolours/sepia photographs of Lake Illawarra/Tom Thumb Lagoon, up to Bulli, and read the story of Bob Sredersas, Lithuanian born, a steel worker @ Port Kembla, who through his great vision of buying art works from the 1950's on, created the BEST... Regional Gallery in Australia). Well done Bob.)
    Jeremy R.H. S September 2016
    Hot water ran out every shower. No hanging hooks in bathrooms Dirty kitchen No sandwich press
    Megan S August 2016
    nice receptionist, clean and quiet, good place
    Liyu C July 2016
    Stayed in a twin room with ensuit had its own courtyard. It was tidy and the bunk beds were comfy linen was clean. At a closer look there was a bit of dust and dead roach under the bed and mold on the shower. It wasn't terrible it was comfortable just little attention required to cleaning, I would stay there again the price was very reasonable and the shared kitchen and lounge area was a great space. One suggestion possibly move the tv in the room to the other side it was hard to see from the bunks...
    NATALIE N May 2016
    Very basic hostel, fine for a short stay. Best for singles or couples.
    Ruth H May 2016
    The Hostel is a friendly, welcoming and is an excellent base to see the city. The city is an interesting place with a lot of history and with interesting and friendly people.
    Henry P May 2016
    The place is clean and the staff is nice. They provide clean towels and sheets for the bed. I did stay 2 night and its was really convenient as it's in the center of Wollongong.
    Steeve H May 2016
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