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Coolibah Lodge Backpackers

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 4 March 2016

My stay in Coolibah Lodge have been better than good. Friendly staff and friendly people. There is a very good atmosphere in the hostel and lots of places to chill out in. so you can choose if you want to be for yourself or if you want to be social With other people. There is place for both!

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2Thank 859markusa
Reviewed 16 February 2016

That was so cool to start our year trip with a chilly lodge like that ! We met real cool people who work on it and found a good backpacking spirit ! :) long life to coolibah ! Maxime and aura ! :-))))

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2Thank maxime_scheiblin
Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Coolibah is a great place to stay when you're looking to experience Perth and make friends-- the place is relaxed, clean and welcoming with good common areas. The staff is very helpful and friendly (must meet Kathleen). I stayed there for two weeks and felt very at home by the end, well, actually from day one on.. Location is good,...

1Thank Mari V
Tosse, France
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Very clean, friendly, the atmosphere is great! I recommend !! I went for two weeks, no stealing, you forget your wallet with money, you come back it is still there, it must depend on the people who are there but everyone respect!

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2Thank alex40-64
Calingiri, Australia
Reviewed 19 January 2016

A brilliant place to stay with lots of different areas to suit what you fancy and great staff whom nothing is a problem. Clean and well located and well priced, what more do you need? Highly recommended.

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1Thank cimrie_513173
Greater Perth, Australia
Reviewed 18 November 2015

I really enjoyed my overnight stay at this nice and clean hostel. There is a lot of space to socialise in there, with a couple of backyards to stay outside. The free breakfast in the morning is a real plus. I also appreciated the fact that you can purchase beer straight from the reception which doesn't seems to be a...

1Thank Prrck
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

I stayed here for a month when I first arrived in Perth and loved it immediately. It became one big family as the weeks went on, especially as most of the people here are long termers. It was a very social hostel, most people would be up for a drink or too many to remember most evenings. During the day...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 7 September 2015

I stayed in the hostel for a month and I really enjoyed the time there. The reception is really friendly and helpfull. The hostel is the cleanest hostel I had in Australia. There have a nice big kitchen and outside area. There had a lot of rules, that was the only thing I did not like so much.

Thank s0phiaem
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2015

We stayed here for about a week in August. It was cold. I think it was Maria (sorry if that's wrong) on reception who checked us in and she was LOVELY the whole time we were there!! She gave us extra blankets and was always really kind. The rooms were fine! A little tired and no lockers.. Luckily I knew...

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Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

We got lucky at this hostel as we ended up in a 3 bed room instead of the 8 bed mixed dorm we originally booked. This was due to a slight mix up on arrival where we had been booked into an all girls dorm by mistake. This was resolved quickly at reception which was great considering we arrived at...

Thank Samhamxx

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Multilingual Staff
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: ₹ 919 - ₹ 3,239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Coolibah Lodge Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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“Go for the four bed rooms there the WiFi is better and you have a lot of space.”
Tania194, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A four bed room is less c crowded than a 6 or 8 bed room and only a few dollars more.”
petermY2777LY, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“8 Bed share Dorm mixed”
alex40-64, 3 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Try and get a room towards the beginning of the corridor if you want WIFI!”
Rebecca1991_12, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Pay on arrival, definitely do not internet book and call ahead to ask for check in time to avoid disappointments and unnecessary layovers.”
melissao857, 12 Apr 2015 | Read review
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