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Reviews of Base Sydney

Hostel | 477 Kent Street, Sydney, Australia 2000

77.1% Overall Rating

345 out of 439 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (14/06/2015)

"The location is fantastic, 5 minutes from Darling Harbour. I stayed in a double room, the bed was extremely comfortable, plus the shower facilities I was sharing with one other room were good. The free shampoos and…"

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Nightclub
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)

Purchasable Extras

  • Luggage Room USD 3.65
  • Breakfast USD 4.38
  • Towel USD 2.92

What's Included

  • Linen

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77.1%

Overall Rating

345 out of 439 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Base Sydney'

Atmosphere
73.6%
Location
95.2%
Facilities
68.8%
Cleanliness
71.2%
Staff
79.2%
Value
70.4%
Safety
81.6%
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97.1%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

30 November 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great service.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

62.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 40%

Customer review

30 November 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Every aspects of this hostel is good

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

25 November 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location, Friends

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 80% Facilities - 40% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

24 November 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean, well organized and great location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

22 November 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: A nice place overall. The location is just perfect - near the CBD, in a walking distance to Darling Harbour, Botanic Gardens, etc. and a train station near.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Ka Vun Chang

17 November 2009 Ka Vun would recommend this property

Liked: Location, the fun activities organised to make us feel so welcomed in Sydney

Disliked: Ka Vun left no negative feedback.

40.0%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 20% Facilities - 20% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 20% Value - 20%

Karol Gajda

05 November 2009

Liked: The only thing I liked was the free airport pickup with 3 night stay. Otherwise, Base was not worth it at all. Air Conditioning in the room was freezing. Each time I asked the front desk to turn it up (warmer) they said OK. And proceeded to ignore it. Every night for 3 nights. There was NO power outlet in my room. How are backpackers supposed to charge their cameras and other stuff? Magic? The bathroom was dirty. Constantly. I don't feel like wasting my time writing more...don't stay at Base.

Disliked: Karol left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 20% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

26 October 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, but staff not very friendly and service extremely slow

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

21 October 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Excellent, great place to stay

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

06 October 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: i loved base. it was central to everywhere, darling harbour 5 mins away, sydney harbour 10 minutes. right next to the train station so easy to get around, and also just a short taxi ride to kings cross, think the taxi cost around $6. the scary canary bar is lots of fun, gets really busy i met loads of people there, and the entertaiment is a lot of fun, no critisism at all for this place, would recommend

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 60% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

05 October 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great property The Scary Canary was great fun.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

03 October 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: everything

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Leah Macdonald

03 October 2009 Leah would recommend this property

Liked: it was really close to the city and other great beaches

Disliked: Leah left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

28 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It's location is perfect, and everything you possibly need is easily accessible from here. Had I not found a place to stay for free, I would have extended my stay at Base Sydney.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

42.9%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 20% Facilities - 60% Safety - 20%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 40%

Customer review

23 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: only that it was close to things that was tourist attractions

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

77.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

22 September 2009

Liked: Slow Reception for check in. I do not like the idea of pating AUD$2 for safekeeping my belongings jus for a couple of hrs after check out

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

60.0%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 40% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 40%

Customer review

22 September 2009

Liked: clean and good location but absolutely no atmosphere

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

17 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: very clean.. good place in the city to spot everything.. but I wasn't in the kitchen?! cool hostelbar, even for people from sydney.. nice people to meet..

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

14 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Jessica Caithness

07 September 2009 Jessica would recommend this property

Liked: It was fun and everyone was really friendly.Only thing, the heating needs to be turned down in the rooms.

Disliked: Jessica left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 80%

Customer review

02 September 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: friendliness of the staff

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

31 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: it is very central, the staff is friendly and you basically have everything you need

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

26 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: it reallz felt like home and did not have this typical hostel atmosphere you do not feel too comfortable with usually

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Moana Chambers

24 August 2009 Moana would recommend this property

Liked: central, 24/7, cheap, clean and tidy, friendly

Disliked: Moana left no negative feedback.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Eleonore Ewers

20 August 2009 Eleonore would recommend this property

Liked: Great location and great staff

Disliked: Eleonore left no negative feedback.


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