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Backpackers by the Beach

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“common room”(3 reviews)
“double room”(2 reviews)
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
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    Reviewed 22 March 2018

    My husband and I with our three beautiful children needed a place to rest for one night before we head off to our destination, we stayed at the hostel for a night :) and it was really good. Peter the manager was very helpful, friendly...More

    Thank Segeorida L
    Reviewed 20 November 2017

    My stay at the Backpackers by the beach was really great – 10/10. The hostel was clean - by far the cleanest in my Australian experience - rooms as well as kitchen and common room. Wifi was very fast. Beaches are just a step from...More

    4  Thank petra_kk
    Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights in a double room. The room was clean and a good size. The bathroom and kitchen area were always tidy. The owner was friendly and accommodating as we arrived late at night. The location of this hostel is perfect,...More

    Thank josaraclarke
    Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

    Never go to this place!!! The man who owns the hostel is mentally crazy. He put us out for no reason and he was chasing and yelling after us. The previous owner of the hostel was a great man, and by this reason the recenses...More

    7  Thank Hugo R
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    Firstly i didn't stay here. I lost my phone in the park and it was handed in there. I've stayed in many hostels before and I was impressed on how clean and equipped the common area was. The owner was friendly. I live in Newcastle...More

    Thank Macca M
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    US$ 26 - US$ 53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Newcastle
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    "as for a family we stay in a room with 8 beds"
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    "Avoid a hike up the stairs by booking a room on the lower floors."
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