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    Ideally located, only 2 minutes from regular transport services to both the city and Manly, as well as up and down the peninsula, with the added attraction of Collaroy beach just across the road for surf and pool. Several family suites available as well as dormitory facilities, with a good kitchen and dining room area, as well as a nearby supermarket and other dining options available along the shopping precinct on the main road. Staff are willing to actively assist backpackers comply with work visa requirements and there is plenty of opportunity to improve language skills in this vibrant community
    Lesley C January 2017
    We booked 3 weeks in advance to share a room. We turn up and we're in different rooms. One of our rooms is actually full of people so we had to change rooms, and they found us a room together. Some of the bathroom locks didnt open. Front door was broken and didnt close. Bathrooms are ok. Bit gross that the duna doesnt get cleaned between people. Ive stayed in many hostels in many countries. Would have expected australian hostels to be better quality than this
    Sophie C January 2017
    The reception staff were very friendly and helpful and the Side Street cafe had an excellent breakfast.
    Bruce G January 2017
    Its a nice place too start youre trip through australia
    Johan A January 2017
    Staff were super friendly and accommodating beyond expectations. We had asked to rent a fan/if this was possible and the guy behind the reception desk sorted us out with the best fan he had at no extra charge (not something we had esperienced in other hostels before) close proximity to the beach, free parking, 24 hour access in and out. Clean, plentiful showers and toilets etc meaning that you don't have to wait in line and disrupt a late start to your day/plans. 100% would stay again and recommend to friends and family.
    Kaitlyn B January 2017
    The reception staff were friendly, very helpful, efficient and a pleasure to deal with.
    Bruce G January 2017
    It's alot cleaner and organized these days then it used to be. Good improvement!
    Joshua V January 2017
    Overall a good stay at this hostel. It's clean, friendly and helpful staff but our double room only had a window out towards the reception area which meant we couldn't open the window or the curtains.
    Siri T January 2017
    Verry friendly receptionist- we got a familyroom because there was not enough space to but all 4 of us in one dorm. You can get survboards for free and they have bikes to rent... we didn't use the pool because auf the weather- but they have one :D and the beach is around the corner... all in all - verry good.
    Nadja L January 2017
    This place is sadly an perfect example of how the staffs "I don't care"-attitude is making this hostel way worse than it could be. Facilities are good and the location is great but the service is just awful. I really hope that the managers/owners change their employment strategy and start employing people that are service minded.
    Oliver L December 2016
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