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212 Elizabeth St Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Golf course
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So far one of the best hostel I’ve ever been to. Steve is the best receptionist by far, Helen ( the owner ) is very polite and warming. Breakfast is what you see and what you get, simple but good. The hostel is in Surry...More

Thank julianperezraiman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bed had some stains on it. It didn't look like they washed the bed covers. I've stayed at a lot of hostels and this one was the most unclean. The pictures on their website made it look so clean but it wasn't.

Thank jinsoo2018
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Twice I saw cockroaches there, once in my room and another one when I was eating. I will not be staying there again when I go back to Sydney. I was disappointed because they make it look so clean in the pictures before you book.More

Thank lt30527
Response from BIGhostelboss, General Manager at Big HostelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, occasionally you will see cockroaches in Sydney no matter where you stay.. it is rare they will come inside as we use pest control but the large cockroaches are flying beetles so it does not mean an establishment is dirty if you happen...More

Reviewed 6 July 2018

What a great place to stay in the heart of Sydney. Minutes walk to Central Station or Hyde Park. Clean rooms, comfortable beds and clean modern en suite if you choose. Fantastic, simple breakfast included. Seating area with TV great to relax after a busy...More

Thank 54Linda5454
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Good location very close to Central Station and lots of good restaurants. Staff were friendly and helpful. Breakfast was fine, just toast. Room was a little small, but there were big lockers and some shelves for storage. The bunks moved and squeaked everytime someone moved....More

Thank Johnna R
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Description
boutique hostel in a great location.clean,budget and open age friendlywifi is only FREE in our communal areasplease remember we are a hostel and not a hotel- no turndown services or beds made daily sorry.happy to More assist with job hunting, apartment hunting,tours and all information needed for exploring Sydney. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Golf course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$23 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Big Hotel Sydney
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Surry Hills
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$23 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Big Hotel Sydney
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Surry Hills
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Traveller (81)
Room & Suite (85)
Dining (8)
Amenities (21)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Surry Hills
Once regarded as the traditional fashion area, Surry
Hills has broadened its appeal. This neighbourhood
continues to distinguish itself as a shopping
destination, offering the best collection of
one-of-a-kind boutiques, designer brands and flagship
stores in the city. Today, this area has evolved into
a hub of media, design and professional services - a
colourful and diverse place equally known for its
...More
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cris t
1 July 2018|
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Response from BIGhostelboss | Property representative |
no unfortunately we don't have that, it sounds great but really we should sight all guests entering and leaving just for safety - we may be a little old school but prefer first name basis with guests over a tap.. but... More
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Woon C
21 August 2017|
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Response from aussieglobe2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a council car park 250m away and its cheap on weekends apparently.
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Peggy_lim
22 March 2017|
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Response from AusHellen | Property representative |
sure does, all rooms except dorms have private bathrooms at our hostel :) p.s "en-suite" means bathroom inside or attached to room regards Hellen
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Room Tips
"Find another hostel if you want to stay at a clean one"
jinsoo2018
2 weeks ago
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"The 4 bed rooms are very good."
GrahamP809
9 Jun 2018
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"Twin room included a double bed/single bed combo for the bunk"
Q5180BDpeterw
27 Jul 2017
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"Had a private room on the mezzanine floor which was great"
aussieglobe2014
24 May 2017
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