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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty good hostel. Reception and cleaning staff were very friendly. I stayed in a four bed room with en suite and everything was very clean. The room was a bit on the cramped side and it was incredibly hot at night. I would genuinely avoid this hostel during summer becuase of this. But in winter it would be quite cosy...

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 5 days and it proved to be a good choice. It's very clean (a cleaner comes everyday who is lovely by the way, she even got me a fan because I said I was hot). Good modern facilities and rarely had to wait to use them, although 9am is a busy time FYI! We had a...

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Livingston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Had a great time here met some fantastic people and the staff were friendly at all time great convenient to kings cross and the station going to and from my work place been staying every time I've been

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Japan
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The mattress were sagging. The semi-permanent guests who I think also work in the guesthouse were nice people but have took over more spaces. They have expanded their space that made it quite harder form those who come and go to find a temporary place for things. Lights out were quite early and unfortunately you can’t be able to do...

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geroge4982
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Eva's is clean and central in the middle of Kings Cross. The property itself is quaint and clean with a lovely view of the city from the roof top. The staff are absolutely lovely and go above and beyond to help any way they can. It is a great place to meet others if you are traveling solo and you...

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Toronto Canada
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This is a nice hostel. The staff was very courteous and helpful. it is close to everything. I walked to the opera House and the docks and the botanical garden. There is a subway station King Cross. there are private rooms with double bunk beds and other with 6 or more. I believe you can have up to 12 people...

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Reviewed 19 November 2016

Good, clean basic room. Although the size could have been a bit bigger to manoeuvre inside. Kitchen, though compact, was quite good. More importantly, the friendliness and helpful nature of the staff made us feel quite welcome.

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Everything is arranged nicely. The location is good. You can go to many famous attractions on foot. The toilets are cleaned everything. There is a big kitchen with different appliances. It provides free breakfast and snack sometimes.

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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Excellent staff and facilities, perfect location I was in the ground floor 4 bed dorm which had an ensuite love this as the communal bathrooms in most backpackers are not pleasant. Roof top has a bbq with lovely views. Glad I stayed here.

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

We stayed in a private room for two nights. The room needed some new paint but most definitely a mold removal. There were a couple of spots and it wasn't pretty. The bathrooms on the other hand were very nice and clean and the staff very friendly. The rooftop is pretty cool. The location is good, it is in the...

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Address: 6 - 8 Orwell St | Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: £19 - £71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Eva's Backpackers 2*
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“if you stay on the first floor like me, you can connect to the free Wi-Fi from your room.”
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 of 5 bubbles Momohe, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms are best as there isn't an elevator”
 of 5 bubbles , 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“group floor is little noisy especially on Friday, Saturday night”
 of 5 bubbles 428cindyw, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with air conditioning”
 of 5 bubbles 533leahr, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room that isn't over the street if possible We were surprised just how loud it was at night.”
 of 5 bubbles SuperDaveG69, 8 Nov 2015 | Read review
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