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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Great people and staff, very big kitchen, nice public area, free breakfast (toast and cereal). Located in Northbridge close to many cute shops, nice cafes, bars and clubs and just a 10 minute walk from the city centre. Was a little bit cold in winter (windows were left open, no heater) but you geht enough blankets so it's okay while... More 

Thank marie-sophieeee
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Definetely one of the best hostel I've been staying at. Suitable for short term as well as long term. Lovely and helpful staff, clean and tidy. The living areas are really made for a backpacking style with a great confort feeling ! I mean you should definetely try the couches over there ! There is a lovely little cat roaming... More 

1 Thank Hugo R
Perth, Australia
1 review
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

I've had a great stay at Coolibah Lodge, the hostel has been very friendly and welcoming. The hostels chilled out vibe suits backpackers who are planning on a longer stay and seeking work in Perth. Definitely recommended.

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2 Thank burgm2304
Coral bay au
1 review
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Reviewed 4 June 2016

Clean friendly and relaxed. Our double room was perfect and we felt welcomed but also had our privacy. The lodge had a very Australian feel, everyone we spoke to was happy and we heard no complaints in our time spent

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1 Thank kady94
Melbourne, Australia
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143 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

I stayed here for 3 days and on the third day they gave me breakfast even though it was at 6-00AM and breakfast as not served until 8-00AM as I had to be at the Perth YHA at 7-00AM to go on a tour. A German young lady is the manager and she is very professional and does a top... More 

Thank Peter M
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Nice Friendly staff, clean rooms.. Simple breakfast.. But can eat all you like cereal and toast wise.. Cheap and cheerful, nicely located 5 minute walk from Northbridge.. Now I'm just typing to get to the 200 word minimum

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Thank danhR4024FH
Catania, Italy
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Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Very nice hostel, good atmosphere, clean place. Friendly staff. Good and clean kitchen. Very good to have the free breakfast in the morning. Quiet in the night. I really enjoyed my stay in this hostel

Thank Marie-Anne M
Almere, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

I stayed in this hostel for long time, all the time nice people. Prople start with a few days and booked most of the time more night. The location of the hostel is perfect, 20 min walk to the city and less for going out. They have vouchers for cheaper going out and you feel you never alone. The hostel... More 

Thank Lieke1994
CoolibahNorthbridge, Manager at Coolibah Lodge Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks Lieke It was a pleasure having you with us. Hope you enjoy the rest of your travels More 

Karlsruhe, Germany
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Really friendly staff and nice people to socialize with! Very clean & tidy, close to the CBD, good breakfast & comfortable beds. My boyfriend and I originally planned to stay for 3 nights .. ended up staying there for 3 months ;)

Thank TinaandJonas
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 4 May 2016

I loved my hostel. It made my trip worth it. The rooms were clean and tidy and the breakfast was very good and filling. I loved the location and everything about Coolibah. Whenever in Perth, it would be my home.

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Thank ashnanain17
CoolibahNorthbridge, Manager at Coolibah Lodge Backpackers, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Coolibah staff and management try very hard to maintain a clean, safe and friendly hostel. More 

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Coolibah Lodge is a vibrant, fun, fully licensed hostel. Catering for the young and young at heart, we offer an affordable, clean and comfortable stay in a homely hostel located 5 mins from the heart of Northbridge. Accredited with the Tourism WA and a Finalist in the 2015 & 2016 TNT Golden Backpackers Award , the hostel has a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. We cater for those hot balmy summer nights and cool crisp winter evenings with climate control conditions and heated comfort. Free Breakfast! Free WiFi Now Available Limited 2 hours free daily. Paid internet available ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coolibah Lodge Backpackers

Address: 190-194 Brisbane St | Northbridge, Perth, Western Australia 6003, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Perth > Perth CBD
Price Range: ₹ 1,072 - ₹ 4,136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Coolibah Lodge Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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