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Sparkling Backpacker Hotel

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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good5%
  • Average17%
  • Poor29%
  • Terrible44%
2 Jun 2015
“Below average. Don't expect too much”
17 May 2015
“Good for 1 night if you are on budget”
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Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Was over priced to what we had payed to stay in somewhere much nicer. Room was clean enough but we only had a small, crusty (sorry it's the best word to describe it) blanket. We regularly saw rats running around and the communal toilet never...More

1  Thank Georgia P
Reviewed 17 May 2015

We stayed there in May 2015. Rooms are not very clean, cockrouches drop by. We had so-called VIP room for reasonable money. Staff is friendly, breakfast is included and is eatable. Small bathroom. Windows in the room are not opening. There is tv in the...More

2  Thank ZuzPr
Reviewed 4 February 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 1 night as we had a flight to catch. We chose this hotel because it was recommended in our guide book and in our budget. After walking for ages we found the hostel we were told that none of the cheap...More

4  Thank Jessica T
Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

On 12 Nov 2014, we stayed in this 'hotel'.The stay had given us such nightmarish experience which remains unforgettable. An unlicensed taxi operator who picked us from new Gubeng Train Station drove us to your hotel at around 11:30pm. As we were quite tired already,...More

2  Thank mnchua
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Friendly staff at reception, incredibly the whole place was booked out except one room, which we took. The hotel is still under renovation, with wires sticking out of the wall and tools and cleaning supplies strewn over all 4 floors of the hotel! Sheets weren't...More

3  Thank Scott S
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Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$10 - US$12 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms
14
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Location
Indonesia > Java > East Java > Surabaya
Also Known As
Sparkling Backpacker Hotel Surabaya, Java
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"VIP room has european toilet, tv and air-con."
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"Just don't go here..."
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"no tip to give coz it's practically nothing to offer"
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"The most expensive one."
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