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Reviewed 5 November 2014

The rooms are clean and spacious with a locker each as well as a dedicated shelf. The hostel is across the road from the beach and the views are amazing It's 20minutes from Perth and there is a bar nearby as well as a shop and a couple of beach front restaurants/cafés

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3Thank Rose23taylor
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Location location, location.... Just seconds away from that stunning beach, ocean beach is exactly what it says it is! A hostel with attitude in a gorgeous sunny location. Staff were nice, friendly and helpful. Common areas were clean. We met some lovely people there! Would definitely return!!

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1Thank fawn83
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Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

The location of this place is amazing. The beach is so close and there is a bus stop on the opposite side of the road to take you to Perth. A supermarket is a 5 minute walk away, or the station and woolworths, 15minutes. However this hostel is full of people who are staying there long term and working in...

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2Thank HayleyRandell
Reviewed 28 July 2014 via mobile

The hostel is in a lovely location, its seconds away from the beach. The hostel is one of the better ones ive been to, they have 3 tv rooms so theres plenty of room to chill out with people. I stayed in a 8 bed shared dorm, the rooms are a good size get plenty of space and a bathroom....

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1Thank Hollie B
Reviewed 26 June 2014 via mobile

I have stayed in many backpackers in Australia but this one is my favorite. I have been coming back for 4 and a half years...I'm not even a backpacker anymore but this place is so magical I can't stay away. I work near margaret river and work 6 on 3 off and every time off I come back. The people...

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4Thank emma r
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 26 May 2014

Ive spent almost a whole year at this hostel (on 3 seperate occasion) so its safe to say im a fan, its practically home! I guarentee if you book in for a week you'll end up staying for months! The weekends can be a bit wild but when your travelling surely thats what you want, who wants to rock up...

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3Thank Gem1607
Newman, Australia
Reviewed 23 May 2014

I have stayed at the OBB many times during the last year and have always been happy and welcomed by the backpackers that were staying there at the time. I have left to go traveling many times and keep end up going back there because I've always felt at home there! The people are always very welcoming and can be...

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6Thank Madden1988
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 May 2014

I spent over a year backpacking around and stayed in tons of hostels but never one as amazing as OBB. I met the most wonderful characters, both guests and staff and never felt so welcome and homely. It's like living in a big house with all your friends! There's a family vibe going on, everyone looks out for each other....

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4Thank Danimccauley
Cottesloe, Australia
Reviewed 20 May 2014

I wasn't sure what to expect when I came to Western Australia, whether I'd like it or just pass right through. The one thing that kept repeating in my head were the words from a traveling couple I'd met in Bondi Beach "Cottesloe Beach has this hostel right on the water that we stayed for months in, it was one...

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2Thank Stephen B
london
Reviewed 20 May 2014

Without doubt the best hostel i've stayed in. The staff are polite and personable, the rooms are clean and spacious, the residents are friendly and very welcoming. Its a home for anyone and everyone; whether you want to have fun with the other residents in the courtyard or have some alone time and watch tv. Kitchen facilities are beautifully maintained...

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  • Beachfront
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Ocean Beach Backpackers

Address: 1 Eric St, Cottesloe, Western Australia 6011, Australia
Region: Australia > Western Australia > Greater Perth > Cottesloe
Price Range: ₹ 2,047 - ₹ 4,026 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 75
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“Don't get a room at the front because there is a lot of street noise late at night.”
 of 5 bubbles KiwiinOz2014, 11 Mar 2016 | Read review
“6 bed female dorms with ocean views”
 of 5 bubbles melaniehB5546OR, 25 Jul 2015 | Read review
“I love the North side with oceanViews and the girls dorms are cosy with an ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles 920ellad, 24 Jan 2015 | Read review
“rooms 12b-28 have the best view”
 of 5 bubbles Gem1607, 26 May 2014 | Read review
“Just ask the front desk to place you in a laid back room. Trust me they know the rowdy ones. Vice Versa! If you want an amped up room speak to the desk lol!”
 of 5 bubbles stephenbV7205FQ, 20 May 2014 | Read review
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