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Chili Blue Backpackers

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Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (2)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good10%
  • Average10%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible47%
11 Aug 2017
“Shoddy”
4 weeks ago
“Recommended ”
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What's included
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Internet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Restaurant
Suites
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
1 Star Hotel
PLEASE NOTE THAT WE HAVE NEW MANAGEMENT AND RENOVATIONS HAVE BEEN UNDERGOING SINCE MAY 2014 Comfortable, clean & central. What you are looking for? Welcome to ChilliBlue - the perfect place to base yourself in Sydney. Whether you are coming for a night or two or staying for months you...
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Location and contact
144 Victoria St | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
5.6 miles to Kingsford Smith Airport
248 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.6 miles from The Royal Botanic Garden
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For what we paid it's a good place to stay for few days or a weekend. 100 meters from King's Cross Station and near the most popular places... The hostel is clean enough and showers aren't too bad... we didn't go to the kitchen at...More

Thank Davide D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chili Blue is in a great location at the lowest price. The King's Cross station is nearby along with many bars and cafes. Nice atmosphere for meeting other travelers. Big TV with Netflix in common area and wifi in rooms. Free dinners 2 nights a...More

Thank Kenny L
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Water was dropping from the ceiling bedroom on rainy days, leaving moisture stains on the wall. Cleanliness of the place is not satisfying. Some of the rooms were quite dusty. One of the room where I slept was small as a storage room with no...More

Thank Gau100
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

This place is disgusting, dirty and unsafe. Myself and a friend checked in just before NYE 2017, and although we had paid for a week, we literally couldn’t stay there even one night. I have travelled the world as a backpacker and have never seen...More

Thank Bananawoman82
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Please do yourself a favour and DO NOT stay here. The place is disgusting. Bed sheets and pillow are stained, showers are dirty and kitchen is vile. Cockroaches everywhere and huge rats in the kitchen and hallway. It's literally the stuff of nightmares and iv...More

Thank Aislingosull
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Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
US$19 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$19 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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"Don't choose any room - if ours was an general indication of quality."
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"A window fly screen to keep out vermin. Also a decent bar fridge and not one that chills 1 degree below room..."
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