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Backpack City N Surf

41 - 43 Money Street


Backpack City and Surf has a family like atmosphere and is ideal for people that like to party hard in the pubs and clubs of Northbridge, but seek a quiet location for a good sleep.

We are located right in the heart of Northbridge just a few minutes walk away from all the fun and convenience. Pubs, clubs, cafe's and restaurants, shops, supermarkets are all around the corner.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Housekeeping
  • Ironing board
  • Jobs Board
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine



Traveler Reviews

“Avoid this place”

Rating: 1 Reviewed on April 03, 2020

Disgusting, a lovely dogs’s food smell in the kitchen, everything is dirty, couldn’t get back my 20$ bond because there was absolutely no one in the office, I did several hostels in Perth this is...

“Worst hostel experience”

Rating: 1 Reviewed on December 07, 2019

The hostel isn’t clean at all, you can’t even cook in the kitchen. We are 3 girls and they booked us in a room with a old man who didn’t even wear a T-shirt and smelled like alcohol. The manager was...


Rating: 1 Reviewed on October 09, 2019

Skip this dirty place, bugs as well, rooms looks like geole, really ugly, elecrricity cable up to my bed, really dangerous. Fortunatly the staff was really nice! They ask you 20 box deposit as well...


Our hostel is located right in the heart of Northbridge, close to Perth′s city centre, just a few minutes walk away from all the pubs, clubs, cafés and restaurants.
The State Library, the State Museum and the State Gallery at the Perth Cultural Center is only a five minutes walk from us and another five minutes brings you right to the malls in the city center of Perth.


You can cancel your booking 24h before arrival. After that we will charge the first night. We will charge the first night on no shows.

We only take bookings up to 7 days after that it´s up to availability in the hostel. We do not accept groups lager than 7 persons.