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Reviews of The Funk House Sydney Hostel

23 Darlinghurst Rd, Kingscross, Sydney, Australia

Atmosphere 73%

Cleanliness 56%

Facilities 70%

Location 78%

Safety 81%

Staff 88%

Value 76%

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 9.60USD

Important Information

please note that we can't accommodate group bookings over 8 people. if you do this, your reservation will be automatically cancelled and the 10% deposit will not be refunded.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 12:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Sydney?

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Atmosphere 73%

Cleanliness 56%

Facilities 70%

Location 78%

Safety 81%

Staff 88%

Value 76%

Showing 1-10 of 11 reviews

71% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 60%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 60%
  • Value - 80%
71% Overall Rating

Anonymous
17 May 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
41+

Liked: Clean,friendly staff,convenient

Disliked: Shower room

Customer would recommend this property

80% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 80%
  • Cleanliness - 60%
  • Facilities - 60%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
80% Overall Rating

Anonymous
02 Feb 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break, Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Liked: Staff were excellent-, really friendly and helpful.

Disliked: Kitchen facilities were very dated.

Customer would recommend this property

86% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 40%
  • Facilities - 60%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
86% Overall Rating

Anonymous
27 Nov 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Liked: The location is great! The price is great value! Free wifi is always a bonus! Cool atmosphere on the rooftop! Friendly staff! Safe building!

Disliked: General cleanliness was lacking especially in the bathrooms

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 40%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
20 Nov 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Beach / sunbathing, City break, Events / festivals, Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Location and the roof terrace.

Disliked: Could be cleaner!

Customer would recommend this property

91% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 60%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
91% Overall Rating

Anonymous
18 Nov 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: Small rooms, little closets for everyone, lockers, outlets and light on each bed, free wifi in the room! Free breakfast, nice staff, good washing mashines, roof top, hostel door is locked at night, you can only get in with your key

Disliked: Kings cross is quite far to walk to cbd, bathrooms could be a little cleaner, kitchen sitting area too small

Customer would recommend this property

71% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 60%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 60%
71% Overall Rating

Anonymous
18 Sep 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break

Liked: Not bad location, close to train st , not far from city

Disliked: -

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
01 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Beach / sunbathing, Business / conference, Partying / nightlife, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Staff helpfull and friendly,free breakfast and wifi,good location,close to kings cross train station so East to get about,

Disliked: Had to change rooms and noticed some rooms didn't have reading lights

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
30 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Liked: I loved how everyone from the staff to the pepole staying at the hostel welcomed us with open arms to make us feel welcome and at home

Customer would recommend this property

89% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 60%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 80%
89% Overall Rating

Anonymous
04 Jan 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Really, really, really lovely friendly and helpful staff, chilled atmosphere, I really liked the bean bag TV room, very nice sociable area. The cleaners clean the kitchens and bathrooms often and hoover the rooms and change the bins every day which is nice. Despite being in the middle of Kings Cross it's surprisingly quiet at night, we kept the window open all night without being disturbed.

Disliked: A bit run down which makes it look dirty, the room smelled bad even with the window open. The room got really hot at night, there's only one fan which was near the ceiling so the top bunks got most of the breeze.

Customer would recommend this property

94% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 100%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
94% Overall Rating

Anonymous
04 Nov 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year, Partying / nightlife

Liked: The staff were really friendly & had organised events every night.

Customer would recommend this property

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