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    Backpackers @ 1770

    22 Grahame Colyer Drive, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
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    • Excellent87%
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    “good vibes” (13 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

    Backpackers@1770 was very hard to quit, was like saying goodbye to my family, I stayed longer than I thought. The life is easy and simple there, everyone is very friendly. The team is awesome, the dog is also very cute but lazy ;-). I loved...More

    Thank Marie-10-hours
    Response from Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers @ 1770Responded 9 July 2017

    Hi Marie, Thank you for your beautiful review, we enjoyed your company just as much as you enjoyed staying here. I have to agree that staying here makes it very easy to meet other travellers, sometimes people that you would of never met and connected...More

    Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

    The best hostel I've stayed in in Australia! Really nice chilled out vibe and friendly atmosphere. Room, bathroom and kitchen all very clean, ended up staying here much longer than I'd planned to! You have to stay here!

    1  Thank Hester G
    Response from Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers @ 1770Responded 9 July 2017

    Hi! Thank you for the review Hester, we really loved having you here and being part of our family. Enjoy the rest of your travels and stay safe. Backpackers@1770

    Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

    Was only here for one night but we had a ball. Awesome vibe. Oscar has made the place amazing. Great friendly staff and really clean n tidy and so close to the beach and shops. Would recommend to anyone visiting the area. Will be back...More

    Thank intheknowuphere
    Response from Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers @ 1770Responded 9 July 2017

    Hi! Thank you for the great review, it is so lovely to hear the work that Oscar has put into the hostel is appreciated by guests! Looking forward to having you come back and stay with us again. Enjoy the rest of your journey! Backpackers@1770

    Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

    We found the accommodation and staff fantastic. Comfortable bed and beautiful, clean kitchen. The crew are friendly and helpful with local knowledge. Will stay here again and would recommend to anyone. Thanks Oscar and crew.

    Thank Zaphod05
    Response from Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers @ 1770Responded 9 July 2017

    Hi! Thanks for the great review! We are very happy that you enjoyed our little paradise as much as we do. Thank you for recommending friends who are on their journey! Safe travels! Backpackers@1770

    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    That's definitely the best hostel I've been in Australia (from Melbourne to Cairns)! Unfortunately, I had to shorten my stay but my first plan was to extend it. It's close from the shops, 4 minutes walking to the surfing beach and dorms, bathrooms and kitchen...More

    Thank Cédrine C
    Response from Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers @ 1770Responded 9 July 2017

    Hi! I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay at our hostel! It is unfortunate when you have to cut a stay short but you would always be welcome back! Safe travels and hope you can come and see us again. Backpackers@1770

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    • US$ 39 - US$ 184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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