Overview

Westend Backpackers - Hostel

412 Pitt Street, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia
+61 292 114 588

$17+

Overall guest ratings

5.6/10 Okay
Based on 1,940 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 7.5
  • 3.0
  • 2.9

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    About

    Located in Sydney Central Business District, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Capitol Theatre, Sydney Opera House, and University of Sydney. Sydney Harbour Bridge and Circular Quay are also within 2 mi (3 km).

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    Amenities

    • Internet
    • Wi-Fi
    • Game room
    • No smoking
    • Parking
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Storage available
    • Laundry service
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Safe
    • Pets not allowed
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    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    5.6 Okay
    Based on 1,940 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.8 "88% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 90%."
    • 7.5 "Good service."
      8.6 "86% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "100% said the recreation staff was great."
    • 5.2 "Internet is average."
    • 3.0 "Awful breakfast."
    • 2.9 "Quite uncomfortable."
      3.1 "69% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.1 "Air conditioning was criticized by 79%."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were small."
      2.0 "80% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 2.4 "Awful rooms."
      1.1 "89% said rooms were dirty."
      2.8 "72% complained about the bathroom."
      3.1 "69% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.4 "96% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.8 "82% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      1.0 "90% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.1 "Air conditioning was criticized by 79%."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were small."
      2.9 "71% had problems with the shower."
      2.0 "80% found problems with the furniture."
      0.5 "For 95%, the rooms looked old."
      2.0 "80% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 1.9 "Horrible vibe."
      0.7 "93% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      1.4 "For 86%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 1.3 "Terrible amenities."
      1.4 "86% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.8 "92% complained about the elevator."
      0.6 "94% thought the facilities needed updating."
      1.4 "For 86%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      3.6 "64% found the grounds unpleasant."
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    Overall Rating

    5.2 Okay
    Based on 349 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 7.5 "Good service."
      8.5 "85% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.3 "Internet is average."
    • 3.2 "Quite uncomfortable."
      3.1 "69% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      4.8 "52% thought it was too noisy."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
    • 3.1 "Awful rooms."
      3.2 "68% complained about the bathroom."
      1.1 "89% said rooms were dirty."
      3.1 "69% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.7 "93% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.2 "78% found problems with the furniture."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      1.1 "89% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.8 "82% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
    • 1.7 "Horrible vibe."
      0.7 "93% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 1.2 "Generally quite dirty."
      1.1 "89% said rooms were dirty."
      1.1 "89% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 1.2 "Terrible amenities."
      1.3 "87% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.7 "93% complained about the elevator."
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    Overall Rating

    5.8 Okay
    Based on 465 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      8.6 "86% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
    • 3.1 "Quite uncomfortable."
      3.3 "67% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 78%."
      1.6 "84% said rooms were small."
    • 2.7 "Awful rooms."
      1.4 "86% said rooms were dirty."
      3.3 "67% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.0 "70% complained about the bathroom."
      2.0 "80% found problems with the furniture."
      0.4 "96% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 78%."
      2.2 "78% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      0.8 "For 92%, the rooms looked old."
      1.6 "84% said rooms were small."
    • 1.8 "Horrible vibe."
      0.9 "91% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 1.3 "Generally quite dirty."
      1.4 "86% said rooms were dirty."
      0.8 "92% thought it was rather dirty."
    • 1.3 "Terrible amenities."
      1.4 "86% thought the building wasn't nice."
      1.0 "90% complained about the elevator."
      0.7 "93% thought the facilities needed updating."
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    Overall Rating

    5.6 Okay
    Based on 1,125 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.0 "90% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.0 "90% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 7.0 "Good service."
      6.4 "64% said the reception staff was ok."
    • 5.0 "Internet is average."
      4.4 "56% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 2.8 "Quite uncomfortable."
      3.1 "69% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were small."
      1.9 "Air conditioning was criticized by 81%."
    • 2.2 "Awful rooms."
      1.0 "90% said rooms were dirty."
      2.5 "75% complained about the bathroom."
      3.1 "69% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      0.4 "96% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.0 "80% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were small."
      0.9 "91% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.9 "Air conditioning was criticized by 81%."
      3.1 "69% had problems with the shower."
      2.2 "78% found problems with the furniture."
      0.5 "For 95%, the rooms looked old."
    • 1.6 "Horrible vibe."
      0.7 "93% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      1.2 "For 88%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      4.7 "Unfriendly atmosphere, according to 53%."
    • 1.4 "Terrible amenities."
      1.5 "85% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.8 "92% complained about the elevator."
      0.6 "94% thought the facilities needed updating."
      1.2 "For 88%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
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