Perth The Old Swan Barracks
6 Francis St Northbridge
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Experience Perth's most unique Backpacker Hostel. Situated in the heart of Perth in the Northbridge entertainment area and only several minutes away from the rail and bus terminals.
Built in 1896 and a State Listed Heritage Building, The Old Swan Barracks offers quality accommodation and fantastic facilities at very affordable prices.
Completely renovated in 2008, a stay at the Barracks provides the budget backpacker with the best that Perth has to offer, with a wide variety of accommodation from twelve bed dorms to private rooms. Rates from $25 per night include a free breakfast.
The Barracks Bar, located in our Great Hall has nightly entertainment and offers a wide variety of Australian beers, wines, and beverages.
Various activities each night include Wed. Pizza night, Thurs BBQ night, pool competitions and DJs. Book early to avoid disappointment.
WINNER Best Hostel 2012 in Western Australia
WINNER Best Backpacker Night in WA 2011
FINALIST Best Hostel in WA 2008, 09, 10 & 11
This is a Trusted Review. Why?
If you like
-being able to smell your room,
-no air con or fly screens
-falling asleep to the strains of Banjo concert commencing at 9pm
-showers fixed for a 4 foot midget
-being charged a $10 deposit for your towel
-charged a $20 deposit for your key
-charged $10 for breakfast cutlery
-the tinkling sound of beer bottles at 1am
Then you will find the old Barracks charming and atmospheric.
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