Sydney, Bondi Beachouse YHA

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Reviews (1854 guests have reviewed this hostel)
Nice Stay in Bondi Beach YHA Not best stay in Australia, but very convenient and a fun stay Travel with motorbikes, and easy to find parking
Martin H 15/01/2018
It's a cool place with a great view and short way to the beach. A bit unorganized and small kitchen, but beside of that it's a great place to stay. I go back every time I'm in Bondi!
Mia H 14/01/2018
The cleanliness is not the strong point of this hostel. Furthermore in our room we were leaving with cockroach!! The real good point of this hostel is the location !
Loic T 14/01/2018
Just okay.
Steven M 10/01/2018
Very dirty Hostel.
Johanna C 10/01/2018
Overall a great place. The bathrooms on the first floor could do with decorating and cleaning more often. Kitchen is a bit small, not much area for food preparation. I would definitely recommend it to friends and if I come back to New South Wales I would stay here again.
Janette B 09/01/2018
The hostel has a great location although it is extremely dirty and our room was infected with cockroaches The bathrooms were too small and always smelt like pee they had never seen a duster in there life Our room was hardly cleaned and we had to ask for our room to be cleaned which is disgusting Our room as cleaned twice in the whole two weeks we were there Some staff were helpful and could have a laugh with you and others looked like they didnt want to be there and they gave you dirty looks when you asked something The rules are pathetic and people were told off for singing Christmas songs on Christmas Day It’s like the staff have never lived or been young After looking at previous reviews I can see where people are coming from the hostel is not cleaned four times a day and it’s just old and tired You are selling this as something else and I think it’s bad how you charge so much for staying here
Ellie B 03/01/2018
Me and my friends didn’t like this hostel, the staff were rude, there was cockroaches in our bedroom which the staff said “isn’t a big deal and normal in Australia” (we haven’t had cockroaches anywhere else. The hostel itself is worn out and needs a good refurb the kitchen is tiny. Overall not a great experience the only good thing is the location and the rooftop.
Milly N 02/01/2018
Hostel needs improving in decoration and facilities. Two power outlets for a room of six people is ridiculous. Cockroaches were a daily visitor and nothing seemed to be done about it. Kitchen was tiny. Not enough toilets for guests. Rooms were hot and badly decorated. Common room decoration was awful. Staff very strict created a very ‘school like’ atmosphere. Tom behind the reception and the location was excellent.
E T 02/01/2018
This hostel was very affordable and well located a block back from the Bondi and Tamarama beaches. Staff were helpful and friendly. Other guests were happy and considerate. Twin room was excellent with high ceilings, ceiling fan, plenty of space. Bedding was great. Slept well. Quiet at night.
Theodore B 30/12/2017

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