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    Jolly Swagman Backpackers

    27 Orwell St | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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    Reviewed 26 November 2014

    Stayed there for a week in a double private room and it was nice. Room was tidy and not very noisy over the weekends. The staff were friendly. Free WiFi drops connection frequently during the peak hours (5pm to 11pm) which was understandable. During non...More

    1  Thank Sri02
    Reviewed 21 November 2014

    I lived there for seven months and I will recommend this hostel to everyone who ever decides to travel to Sydney Australia or would like a home for a while. If you do stay and decide that you love the place like I did -...More

    1  Thank hightower1986
    Reviewed 14 November 2014

    Location is convenient- easy to walk to the harbour and downtown areas (about a half hour walk) and near a lot of restaurants and pubs. Downside, the place is very overpriced for the quality. We stayed in a private double and the room is basic...More

    Thank Sarah P
    Reviewed 8 November 2014

    Facility is old and the price is not cheap. Wifi adapter crashed and the only answer is that they tried to contact the provider. There is not enough storing facility in the room and they have a meaningless small fridge in the room which they...More

    Thank clint00721
    Reviewed 2 November 2014

    My boyfriend and I booked a triple room there for 3 nights, but at the moment we opened the door we turned around. There was some one else in the room (maybe living there for a long time) and the room was so smelly and...More

    Thank Isis R
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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$ 23 - US$ 74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 46
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    andra g
    10 August 2015|
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    Response from Martian59 | Reviewed this property |
    This is a hostel, not a youth hostel. I'm approaching 60, stayed here in Oct (2016) with no issues related to age whatsoever....other than the lack of good habits of some of the younger occupants. Recommend the private... More
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    "The double rooms are all on the third floor and there is no lift. If you book a double make sure you are fit..."
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    "Get the private room if you can afford it."
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