Bambu Backpackers is a 60 bed hostel right in the heart of Perth’s most vibrant nightlife district and only 10 minutes walk to the city centre. With access to public transport outside the front door, you can easily get anywhere you need to go. Our hostel offers 6-8 bed dorms consisting of single and double beds, as well as a private room with 1 single and 1 double bed. We have mixed and all female dorms available at a very reasonable rate. All rooms are cleaned daily.

Access to the hostel and entry to the rooms is strictly controlled by your own personal security swipe card.  Security cameras monitor all the interior common areas and the exterior of our hostel.

Each bed is assigned a secure locker to store valuables in, and large under bed storage drawers for clothes etc. On check in, you will receive clean sheets and a kitchen utensil pack along with separate storage boxes for dry food and refrigerated goods. We have a large, shelved walk in cool room in our kitchen and a large shelved area for the dry food storage boxes.

Our kitchen is well equipped including gas burner cook tops, large oven, microwaves, toasters, kettles, and other small appliances. We offer free tea and coffee 24hrs a day 7 days a week.

Facilities onsite also include a private laundry room, with washing machines and clothes dryers.

Separate male and female bathrooms have showers and toilets, are hygienic and are cleaned on a daily basis.

Bambu Backpackers is committed to the enjoyment and comfort of our patrons. We provide an excellent TV room with leather lounges and a large flat screen TV.  Our main front common area is furnished with yet more comfy lounges and another large TV. Both areas are serviced by an outstanding sound system. We have an extensive selection of movies and music for your watching and listening pleasure.

The front common area also has a pool table and table tennis table for some extra fun.

Free unlimited wifi is also included for the duration of your stay.


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Bambu BackpackersTuesday, August 23rd, 2016 at 4:14pm
Rumour has it we may have all the dream team back in the hostel shortly
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Bambu BackpackersThursday, August 18th, 2016 at 11:17pm
Special shout out to Josie Acland for taking these amazing photos of our beautiful Hostel . Cheers Josie :-)
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Bambu BackpackersFriday, August 5th, 2016 at 10:00pm
Its friday night people , and you know what that means . Thats right , one of the worlds top DJ's , Martin Atkinson rockin'da house !!! Come and join the Bambu crew on the D floor
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Bambu BackpackersSaturday, July 30th, 2016 at 10:21pm
A few games of pool, and a bit of goon pong on the side . Good few days @ Bambu , and of course it's one of Bambus favourites birthday today . Happy birthday Grace !! hope you have an awesome day darlin' from all the bambu crew :-)
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Bambu BackpackersTuesday, July 26th, 2016 at 11:46pm
Sausages going off !!!! @ Bambu
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About us


Bambu Backpackers is located on Aberdeen Street, which is in a central location of Northbridge in Perth.

You can meet new people and gain information on tours and other things to do at oour Reception. You can watch films in the lounge or socialise with others around the pool table and table tennis table. Or take advantage of our special deals at the local pubs and clubs!

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