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    Youth Shack Backpackers

    69 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 228
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          Overview
          • Excellent18%
          • Very good27%
          • Average21%
          • Poor13%
          • Terrible21%
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          “job shack” (14 reviews)
          “travel desk” (8 reviews)
          “tv room” (8 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Poolside Bar
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Restaurant
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 7 August 2015

          Advantages: the situation of the hostel. Everything you need is around. nice swimmingpool and kitchen. Disadvantages: it is dirty, cockroaches in the room. shower and bathroom dirty too. But just foronenight is ok.More

          Thank Boulette30
          Response from youthshackcrew, Manager at Youth Shack BackpackersResponded 17 August 2015

          Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Yes we are very lucky to have our hostel located in the heart of the city in Mitchell Street, and to have an onsite pool and pool bar. I am very sorry to hear...More

          Reviewed 3 August 2015

          The manger is rude and condescending! The AC doesn't work until night and then, it was so filthy, it made me I'll. When I complained and asked for a refund, he was a total jerk! I forfeited my second night and ran! Too bad, the...More

          Thank Sara O
          Response from youthshackcrew, Owner at Youth Shack BackpackersResponded 17 August 2015

          Hi Sara, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Very sorry to hear you had issues with your air conditioning unit. I can assure you our air conditioners do work bar the occasional fault; we have a maintenance man on site Monday...More

          Reviewed 2 August 2015

          there was full of cockroaches in the room and also the bathrooms. Surroundings are very noisy, specially during the weekends. There are no bathrooms in all the floors of the hostel. But the worse was we found cockroaches everywere.More

          Thank Andreu S
          Response from youthshackcrew, Manager at Youth Shack BackpackersResponded 17 August 2015

          Hi Andreu, Thank you for taking the time to review our hostel. We are located in the heart of the City on Mitchell St; Darwin can get quite busy at weekends. We have a mixture of rooms, some with city/street views which suits some guests...More

          Reviewed 2 August 2015

          I stayed at the Youth Shack for 3 months. I also said I'd move out but I never did. I loved my stay there. The staff get to know you and you gain a mutual respect. The hostel has it's ups and downs like them...More

          1  Thank Kyra B
          Response from youthshackcrew, Manager at Youth Shack BackpackersResponded 17 August 2015

          Hi Kyra, Thanks for taking the time to write a review! It’s great to hear you were happy during your extended stay with us! We have a great team here so glad to see you got to know everyone! It’s true that the longer people...More

          Reviewed 1 August 2015

          The location is great, it is on Mitchell street which has loads of bars, places to eat and is a 5/10 min walk from Darwin water front. Within the hostel itself, the staff are very friendly and it is evident that a lot of effort...More

          Thank Olivia T
          Response from youthshackcrew, Manager at Youth Shack BackpackersResponded 17 August 2015

          Hi Olivia, Thanks for taking the time to write a review! Thank you so much for all the lovely things you have written about our hostel and staff, and yes you are correct we do put a lot of effort into all that we do...More

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          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • US$ 20 - US$ 72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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