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The Old Swan Barracks

Hostel | 2 - 8 Francis Street, Perth, Australia 6000

72.7% Overall Rating

117 out of 191 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (06/03/2014)

"Small outdoors area to sit, bathrooms were never crowded, basic brekkie and wifi needs are covered"

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Common area / room
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

Hostelbookers Sale Please note that all sales bookings are final and non-refundable. The property may charge your card in advance for the full amount of your stay. Payment protection is also not available in connection with these bookings. In the event that you cancel your booking the accommodation provider shall be entitled to retain the total outstanding costs of your booking. All rooms that are included in the sale are identified in their room type as [“!!! Sale !!! Non Refundable”].

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 13:00
Latest Check-out: 10:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Perth?

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Best hostel accommodation in Perth, directly opposite WA Museum. We are also 2 minutes away from the train & bus station, Northbridge cafes, bars, restaurants and a shopping mall. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

12 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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8 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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4 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

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6 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

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6 Bed Dorm - Female only (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Executive Double (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

Double (Shared bathroom)

Breakfast included

About The Old Swan Barracks

A warm welcome to the best budget hostel accommodation in Perth City - "The Old Swan Barracks". We like to invite you to stay with us and experience living in the heart of Perth City, just two minute away from the train & bus station, Northbridge cafes, bars & restaurants and the shopping mal.

Here at "The Old Swan Barracks" we offer great value accommodation at affordable prices. The Barracks will put you in the centre of all the action Perth has to offer, whether it be business or pleasure. The Old Swan Barracks offers perfect location for pleasure and business in a heritage setting. Come and enjoy our new facilities and stay in our clean & secured accommodation on your next visit to Perth.


In order to make your stay with us more enjoyable, we are constantly trying to upgrade our facilities. These are some facilities that you will be able to enjoy during your stay with us:

24 hour reception
Travel & tour booking arrangements
Huge dining & Lounge areas
Full fire safety system with sprinklers
Barracks cafe (with great value meals)
Pool table
Table soccer
Secure car park
Brand new bathrooms
Access to internet
Female only dorms
Secure access to your wing
Lockable wardrobes
Full size lockers

We have also included some freebies to show you how delighted we are to have you as our guest. They include:

Tea & Coffee
Clean linen
Videos (more than 100 shows)
Foxtel sports & movies
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