The Old Swan Barracks
Experience Perth's most unique Backpacker Hostel. Situated in the heart of Perth in the Northbridge entertainment area and only several minutes away from the rail and bus terminals.
Built in 1896 and a State Listed Heritage Building, The Old Swan Barracks offers quality accommodation and fantastic facilities at very affordable prices.
Completely renovated in 2008, a stay at the Barracks provides the budget backpacker with the best that Perth has to offer, with a wide variety of accommodation from twelve bed dorms to private rooms. Rates from $25 per night include a free breakfast.
The Barracks Bar, located in our Great Hall has nightly entertainment and offers a wide variety of Australian beers, wines, and beverages.
Various activities each night include Wed. Pizza night, Thurs BBQ night, pool competitions and DJs. Book early to avoid disappointment.
WINNER Best Hostel 2012 in Western Australia
WINNER Best Backpacker Night in WA 2011
FINALIST Best Hostel in WA 2008, 09, 10 & 11
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour security
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast Included
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Free City Maps
- Internet Access
- Jobs Board
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Pool Table
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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The Old Swan Barracks is situated within Perth Cultural Centre, directly opposite Western Australia Museum, 2 minutes away from Northbridge nightlife, train and bus terminal.
The City Shuttle Bus will take you to our door step for A$20/- per person from International Airport and A$15/- per person from the Domestic Airport
- Perth CBD
- Northbridge pub & club zone
- Bars and restaurants
-Hay and Murray Street Shopping Mall