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Reviews of ChiliBlue Backpackers

Hostel | 144 Victoria St, Kings Cross, Sydney, Australia 2011

56.2% Overall Rating

353 out of 452 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (28/07/2013)

Luke Newman thinks…

"I can not find many bad things to say about this place, especially for the price. It was a little bit small with narrow corridors, but other then that, I have no complaints. Staff were friendly, it…"

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Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Fax
  • Late check-out
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Common area / room
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Onsite shop(s)
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 10.29
  • Towel USD 4.68

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

Reception / Office hours 08:00 till 21.00 Sundays & Public Holidays 09.00am till 19.00 IF YOU DON'T SPECIFY YOUR ARRIVAL TIME WE WILL CANCEL YOUR BOOKING AND CHARGE YOU FOR THE NIGHT. By placing a booking request you agree to amend the terms & conditions to be subject & in compliance to our policies. Due to an increase in use of invalid credit cards or credit cards with no credit we now require full prepayment of online bookings. PLEASE NOTE: We are a Youth Hostel & accept only travellers under 30 years old. Over 30 yo with prior arrangement only. Australian and NZ passport holders are not permitted to stay at our hostel. Please note: We do not accept groups of more than 4 persons. Any booking made for more than 4 people will automatically be cancelled and no refund given. IF YOU ARE ARRIVING LATE YOU MUST ARRANGE WITH US FOR LATE CHECK-IN PROCEDURE PLEASE EMAIL US YOUR ARRIVAL TIME. IF YOU ARRIVE LATE WITHOUT ANY ARRANGEMENTS, YOU WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE BOOKING EVEN IF YOU CANT CHECK-IN. New Year Policy: we will charge you 50% deposit on reservation, and the balance on 1st December. minimum stay is 10 nights, we do not accept check-ins or check-outs on 30th or 31st of December and 1st or 2nd of January. Full payment is required on or before arrival date. Cancellations before 1st December will forfeit 50% already paid. Cancelations after 1st December forfeit 100%. New Year covers period between 21st Dec to 7th Jan. Long Stays packages are available at a substantial discount. We do not offer any refunds for the summer special.

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Sydney?

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56.2%

Overall Rating

353 out of 452 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'ChiliBlue Backpackers'

Atmosphere
51.2%
Location
76.0%
Facilities
44.0%
Cleanliness
44.8%
Staff
60.0%
Value
55.2%
Safety
62.4%
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Alex Chalumeau

08 January 2010 Alex would recommend this property

Liked: very good stay at the chilli blue! would love to come back!

Disliked: Alex left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Beryl Gale

09 December 2009 Beryl would recommend this property

Liked: I booked for 2 nights and stayed 10! Great hostel, great people, great location and cheap!

Disliked: Beryl left no negative feedback.

100.0%
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Hannes Seehauser

25 November 2009 Hannes would recommend this property

Liked: hii think the chili blue backpacker is one of the best backpackers...its not like all the others, where you stay only to sleep... in the chili blue you know everybudy, you have fun with everybudy, everyday... the people there are like a family... its a very good atmosphere...i was there at the beginning of my trip in australia and before a fly back home i go another one in this hostel, because its so great...

Disliked: Hannes left no negative feedback.

65.7%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 40% Safety - 40%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 80%

Jonny Blair

03 November 2009 Jonny would recommend this property

Liked: party every night. free breakfast. free drink

Disliked: Jonny left no negative feedback.

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

Rebecca Wheatley

12 September 2009 Rebecca would recommend this property

Liked: Hostel had a good atmosphere and helpful and friendly staff.

Disliked: Rebecca left no negative feedback.

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

Marcelo Michishita

01 September 2009 Marcelo would recommend this property

Liked: Cool place, cleaner and good peoples.

Disliked: Marcelo left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

31 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: it is nice place.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

24 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Beside the fact that they booked the two of us into separate rooms -no big deal actually, hostel was fully booked- everything was nice. Great price! Early check-in good too. Location couldn't be better. Would recommend it.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

21 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: 1.free breakfast .2.free wifi wrieness internet.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

15 August 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: it is cheap and the location is very strategic. it is a real value for money. other than that, dont hope too much ;) and careful with the free airport pick up service, just confirm with the hostel first, if they still have it.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

29 July 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: It's a fun place to stay at a great location. The staff is friendly and you get a good value for your money :)

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
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Customer review

18 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: A fun place, good social life set up, great staff. As far as the breakfast/cleanliness is concerned... you get what you pay for. Its not bad, but its what you would expect for paying 10 bucks a night.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

07 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice hostel with friendly stuff. It's close to the city and the botanic garden for relaxing on sunny days after beeing out at Kings Cross.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

03 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: good bf

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

07 May 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Organize lots of parties and nightly pub crawl to meet fellow travellers. Great breakfast.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

01 May 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: great location and friendly staff, excellent hostel except for the communal kitchen, watch out for the roaches!!!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Tim Swift

15 February 2009 Tim would recommend this property

Liked: Great, easy atmosphere, good social area, decent kitchen (though it wasn't at 100% when we were there, i'm sure it will be sorted soon), nice dorms, internet stations & soon to have free wifi.

Disliked: Tim left no negative feedback.

71.4%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 40%
Location - 40% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

15 February 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Free internet, great breakfast, tv

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

30 January 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: friendly, relaxed atmosphere

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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

mircea Robu

27 January 2009 mircea would recommend this property

Liked: new look reception, free internet, very cheap, like manager say PAAAARRTEEEEYYYY!!

Disliked: mircea left no negative feedback.

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

Daniela Lindell

21 January 2009 Daniela would recommend this property

Liked: friendly staff, good offers and free internet!

Disliked: Daniela left no negative feedback.

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

Philip Rutherford

21 January 2009 Philip would recommend this property

Liked: The best hostel i have every stayed in by far!!!! really friendly, fun staff, the rooms were very clean, lots of cool people, just a great atmosphere!!! would deffinately stay here again, 10 out of 10!

Disliked: Philip left no negative feedback.

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

benjamin bray

20 January 2009 benjamin would recommend this property

Liked: good setup great staff and right in the middle of town.

Disliked: benjamin left no negative feedback.

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

Oliver Wessely

20 January 2009 Oliver would recommend this property

Liked: Most things

Disliked: Oliver left no negative feedback.

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

Customer review

19 January 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Loved it, will be back, thanks Matt for the boat party!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.


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