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    This hostel seems to be only for partying. My room was clean enough but definitely felt more like a prison cell then the actual prison cells at Fremantle YHA, the bathrooms were ok but the kitchen was disgustingly dirty. I did arrive on a Saturday and was warned about the partying but did not expect the yelling, smashing of bottles, and abusive behaviour that went on during the night. As the window and door of my single room faced straight on the walkway, I didn't even want to venture outside to go to the toilet. Thank God, I wasn't in a dorm. Such a huge disappointment after staying at the wonderful Fremantle YHA.
    Sharon N October 2016
    The hostel itself is really a good location and place to stay.
    Xiaoying S October 2016
    The staff very friendly and accommodating and our room very clean. The communal facilities especially the kitchen was crowded and not clean due to other residents. The stairway immediately beside our room was used as a gathering spot and therefore very loud. It is more of a backpackers hostel than what we have previously experienced in YHA's before.
    Heather G September 2016
    great place to stay as clean and safe and kitchen huge so may meet people
    vassilios k September 2016
    Poor facilities, dirty because no one does his dishes (despite efforts of staff), it's all about partying and drinking, rooms are only cleaned once in a while (not once in the 6 nights I've stayed there..). Staff friendly and the house is right at the beach, so great in summer. But it is a little far from town. Nevertheless the staff drives with its guest once a day to the supermarket.
    Line August 2016
    Long term tenets (who were apparently working seasonally in the area) were extremely intoxicated, loud and messy. There was even a confrontation right outside my room. By 11:00pm I had enough of the noise (even with earplugs) and left to sleep in my truck. I cancelled my stay for the next night as well. It was a Friday night, but that is no excuse for persistent noise near the dorms. The owner, who returned the next day from being away, granted me with a sincere apology and a full refund, which I appreciated.
    Eric W August 2016
    Alban was very friendly and helpful. This hostel was full of young backpackers living and working there so I probably wouldn't stay there again as a solo traveller.
    Hetty B August 2016
    The location, building and common rooms are awesome. To explore the area you do need a car, although I didn't have one and with bike and walking had a good time. But distances are fast. There are no lockers and my dorm mates didn't lock the door. But it seems safe as is and you can give valuables at the front desk. The hostel is home to many workers staying months on end while working various jobs, this, like everywhere I've seen, makes the dorms dirty and messy.
    karin s June 2016
    Despite the terrible and awful weather that weekend, we had a great time at the hostel and slept easily throughout the night. The heater and spare blanket came in handy, as did the mini fridge. I was very happy to find a supplied hair dryer in the ladies bathroom, which was just across the hall from our room. We only needed the essentials and got our moneys worth!
    Susan T May 2016
    great place for either stay-over or vacation. easy access to beachside & hostel facilities are well maintained. It's definitely value for money choice of accommodation.
    Amy C May 2016
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