Open Mike night at The old swan Barracks backpackers in Perth, Northbridge

Why not come down to The Oldswan Barracks Backpackers night in Perth and join in with the crowd and try your hand at OPEN MIKE NIGHT  DECEMBER 18TH    SEE AND PARTICIPATE IN A GREAT VARIETY OF TALENT IN OUR UNIQUE BAR
$5.00 a pint Everyone welcome - we practise Responsible Serving of Alcohol "Why not stay the night"

Check out where we are on 2-8 Francis St Northbridge Perth

How Rooms and Facilities are


  • All our rooms have been recently renovated.
  • Bright colours abound and most are furnished with desks and lockers and sturdy bunk beds.
  • Several of our rooms have televisons and bar fridges.
  • All our rooms are spacious and comfortably furnished.
  • We will make every effort to ensure that you enjoy a good night's rest with us.


  • We provide free fresh linen plus an on-site laundry. Our newly renovated bathrooms are also serviced several times daily.


  • As part of our strict measures to ensure good security for our guests, we have secure electronic entry to your level.
  • A full size lockable wardrobe is also provided for each guest.
  • For female travellers we have female only dorms set aside just for you.
  • Our 24 hr reception is available to assist you during your stay!


  • For those who prefer not to stay in a shared dormitory, we also have private single, double, twin and family rooms.


  • As our guest, we assure you that you will not be bored. You can enjoy a game of pool in the games room, watch tv, or mingle amongst fellow travellers in our al fresco area.
  • Exciting nightlife in Northbridge is also just 3 minutes away from our accommodation.
  • Come and experience life in The Old Swan Barracks today! Did you know we have been finalist for BEST HOSTEL IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA in 2008, 2009, and now 2010