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Base Backpackers

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you’re a female traveling on your own and want a nice quiet accomodation then this is NOT the place for you. The reason I chose this place was because it was cheap, close to where I needed to be and they also said they...More

1  Thank LolitaFemme
Reviewed 1 week ago

BIG RED FLAG - ear plugs are provided free of charge BECAUSE YOU NEED THEM! I'm on a business trip. The overnight stay at Base Sydney was a disaster. I didn't get to sleep till 2:30 AM because of all the thumping music and was...More

3  Thank ThisIsBloodyAnnoying
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We're in a private room. The room is nice and clean. They provide you with shampoo, conditioner, body lotion and towel. The receptionist is really nice. Keep in mind when you are booking here, download Tipi so you can check-in quick. The downside is the...More

Thank Elaine E
Response from Katie W, Front Office Manager at Base BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hi Elaine, thank you for leaving us a review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and loved our receptionists:). Apologies for any inconvenience during your stay. Please do not hesitate to come see us at our 24 hour reception if you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you keep you're expectations low and remember hostels are budget accommodation you won't be surprised. Good - Helpful and friendly service - Opposite Town Hall train station - provided a towel Bad - Squeaky bed - Not all powerpoints work in the room -...More

2  Thank Sarah W
Response from Katie W, Front Office Manager at Base BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sarah, Thank you for leaving a review. We are happy to hear that you liked our awesome staff members! Apologies for any inconvenience during your stay. Please do not hesitate to come see us at our 24 hour reception if you have any questions...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was traveling alone this time, had booked private room.... Plus: 1. room was given on 2nd floor at tail end which was small but good later upgraded to king room 317 which was bigger and on front road side. 2. House keeping was trying...More

1  Thank Ali79-Aus
Response from Katie W, Front Office Manager at Base BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hi! Thank you for leaving a review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and liked our lovely Aron's:) I will let the both of them know. If you ever want to make a reservation true us and our rates, feel free...More

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Traveller (81)
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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
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FirstlyNadila
1 June 2018|
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Response from Katie W | Property representative |
Hi, yes reception is open 24/7! so no worries:)
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Victoria C
7 November 2017|
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Response from Katie W | Property representative |
Hi Victoria, sorry for the late response. But yes there is!
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bleachedquasar
23 February 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey W |
No. When you enter the accomodation ground floor there are a number of tablets you can do to put your details i. then walk to reception and pay and get key card for door
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"I appreciated the girls only rooms however there are no ensuite bathrooms."
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"the chicken schnitzel with mushroom sauce in the onsite bar, amazing!"
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"Females, get the Sanctuary rooms. Hair dryers and straighteners are for your use.."
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"choose a better hostel"
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