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Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

It's crazy how u can find a place that can be called home just after few months....amazing location close pretty much to everything u need with a great view....friendly environment...someone always ready top help...strongly recommend for working holiday because plenty of opportunities to find a job...best hostel in the cross

Thank Fabio M
kanga h, Manager at Kanga House Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks Fabio! Good luck with the rest of your travels!

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Great hostel in great location. If you're looking for a working hostel this is the place for you whether it's short term or long term. The staff are very friendly and always happy to help. Free breakfast every day too, and a free bbq on a Sunday!

Thank Chris D
Bavaria, Germany
Reviewed 24 October 2015

This Hostel I can count to my lifes best experiences ever. The Service was always courteous and helped every tenant in every possible way. You could everytime joke around with the roommates. Everyone was friendly. It was a family.

Thank TimoBa
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 17 October 2015

I would definitely recommend Kanga House Backpackers to anyone who's visiting Sydney. It's location which is a stone's throw from the Kings Cross train station makes it extremely convenient to get into the city centre. We just hopped onto the train and reached our destination within a few minutes. The staff is friendly and helpful. When we enquired whether we...

Thank Winterswallow
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Fantastic hostel, good rooms, and extremely helpful with finding work. Have already recommended and will continue to recommend more friends! Great options from budget rooms at really low prices to more private rooms in The White House for people like me staying long term.

Thank Gavin C
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 May 2015

very freindly hostel full of nice people and staff, rooms are nice with a great view! have stayed here for 3months now and would definatley come back, free breakfast and wifi is also great with free bbq on sundays!

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Nice place with an amazing view on all Sydney, rooms are clean with a lot of space, staff is kind and really friendly, they also help you to find your first job, free wifi, free breakfast every day and free barbecue every week ! it's just the place you can't miss if you come visit sydney !! thx you for...

Thank dimitri31
Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

It has been a great time in Kanga. I stayed there for 2 months and from the first day I felt familial - everyone knows each other and it's easy to get in contact with other travellers/long term guests. If you want to work they provide you jobs within one or two days which is awesome!! Dorms and bathrooms are...

Thank maxioz
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Jst go and try this place; you'll never leave! Amazing team! You'll feel like home. Room ok and clean.Free breakfast and WIFI , free barbi and a lot of friends there! I'll go back for sure! Very good location, safe place and young atmosphere; the best place to be in Sydney!

1Thank Kathy C
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Kanga House feels like home for me! It's a great hostel in a perfect location with awesome staff! I only wanted to stay for 2 or 3 Weeks in Sydney but at the and i spent 3 months of my time in this hostel because it is the perfect place to meet great people while chilling in the backyard and...

1Thank Levi S

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“all the rooms are disgusting.”
 of 5 bubbles Kirstylou37, 10 Jan 2015 | Read review
“the rooms on the back have the best view”
  • this was the view from my room in the night
 of 5 bubbles Maurina69, 31 Jul 2014 | Read review
“backpacker, cheap, friendly, little family”
 of 5 bubbles Alexlefauxbougnat, 31 Oct 2013 | Read review
“The small rooms are better”
 of 5 bubbles josepc418, 3 Oct 2013 | Read review
“It depends on the time you go there. In summer it's nice to have a room in the basement, in winter I'd prefer one upstairs. I would't recommend the rooms with the windows towards the street because it can be noisy at night.”
 of 5 bubbles julias699, 7 Jul 2013 | Read review
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