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Victoria House, 7 Wilmot Street, NSW 2000, Sydney, Australia, Distance from city centre: 0.9km

Rating: 43% from 3 reviews

  • 33%Atmosphere
  • 46%Staff
  • 46%Security
  • 33%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 46%Value for money
  • 20%Facilities

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  • Such a colourless, uninspired hostel. Where are the group activities? There is an upstairs balcony that never seems to get used, what a waste. Throw a $5 snag and can dinner once a week, gather hostelers and go out to the pubcrawl together.. some kind of activity would be good. All you're currently offering your patrons is a stiff hospital bed. 3/10 - would not recommend to anyone Also your staff are really stiff and unwelcoming. A smile goes a long way.
  • 54%
  • 09 Jan 2016 Anonymous Australia
  • I've stayed in some dumps in my time but this was by far the worst....
  • 37%
  • 19 Sep 2014 Brian
  • The location is fine. Easy access to many areas of Sydney. The staff was average. Not overly friendly, but not rude. The problem was with the cleanliness. I am not a picky person. I stay in hostels a lot and don't mind dirt/dust/clutter. But this hostel was disgusting. It smelled like urine EVERYWHERE, including the dorm rooms. The bathrooms were, needless to say, a nightmare. I will not be going back.
  • 40%
  • 11 Nov 2013 Anonymous USA
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