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    Blue Parrot Backpackers

    87 Macleay St | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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    US$ 62
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    1 - 5 of 271 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Effie, Sasha and their staff do everything to make you feel right at home. They are so generous kind and caring. The hostel is located in the wonderful suburb of Potts Point close to everything you need in Sydney. Watch out though, you might not...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Wonderful stay at Blue Parrot. Originally booked for 5 nights but ended up staying 3 weeks. Nice and cosy backpackers that feels like a home away from home :-) The staff are super friendly and welcoming.

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    1  Thank Paul B
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Truly sweet people work here! They make you feel right at home and have great knowledge of the area. The courtyard and lounge room were prefectly homey! I stayed in a room with a private bathroom and everything was super orderly. I couldn't have asked...More

    2  Thank cybulskistella
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    My sister and I stayed in the girls dorm at the Blue Parrot for 4 nights before heading up to the Blue Mountains. We loved it! They've managed to create a feeling of good vibes and community without being a party hostel. We felt like...More

    2  Thank Chrissy T
    Reviewed 31 July 2017

    It was the first time I went to a backpackers and I did enjoy staying there. Nice people and warm environment. I like the books and movies in one of the rooms to relax and have a nice time in front of the fire.

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    • US$ 26 - US$ 66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 8
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    HappyTraveller007_12
    22 November 2016|
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    Response from Rebecca C |
    Hi HappyTraveller, Thanks for your interest in staying at the Blue Parrot Sydney! February is still our peak season so we do not offer any discounted rates for longer stays. You'll find most good hostels in Sydney will... More
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    17 August 2014|
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    Hi Marilyn, You can get to the hostel/airport by shuttle bus, the 'Sydney Shuttle' bus company starts their pick ups at 4.45 AM and end approximately at 7.00 PM. The cost is approximately AUD$13.00 per person, which you can... More
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