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Main Beach Backpackers

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21 Oct 2016
“Worst Hostel ever”
14 Jul 2015
“7 Nights Over Surf Festival - AMAZING Experience!”
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Room Service
Fitness centre
4 Star Hotel
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| Cnr Lawson & Fletcher Streets, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
22.1 km to Ballina Byron Airport
140 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.2 km from Byron Bay
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Reviewed 12 April 2014 via mobile

Our room smelled very bad. I think it wad because of the old carpet. The bathrooms are all very old and so dirty! In the room beside our room were bedbugs. Cockroaches were everywhere in the hostel. We changed the hostel, because it was so...More

Thank Marina F
Reviewed 27 February 2014 via mobile

Really big and good for meeting people but the rooms were boiling and very noisy. The kitchen and bathrooms weren't very clean but there was free wifi. Good location but not clear how to.check in on arrival as we were after reception had closed

Thank hollyh22
Reviewed 15 January 2014

We were fed up with 8 bed dorms so treated ourselves to a 2 bed room since it was the same price as a 16 bed dorm! The staff were friendly and the whole hostel felt homely. The room was fine, clean and had a...More

Thank Anna A
Reviewed 10 January 2014 via mobile

The positives... Awesome location for beach and town Free WiFi Bring your own alcohol Big TV Room Good outdoor seating area Ok kitchen Small swimming pool Helpful reception staff Negatives Very dirty! The toilets were not good, dirty floors, shower and toilets. The rooms were...More

Thank Lindsey P
Reviewed 30 May 2013 via mobile

the dirty rooms bathrooms and kitchen were a low point here the kitchen wasn't well equipt and some toilets and showers didn't have locks. It is not a good place for people to get together as the comunal areas are far from ideal and the...More

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Price range
US$ 16 - US$ 41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Australia > New South Wales > Byron Shire > Byron Bay
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"Ask one of the Veterans which shower is best!"
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"the double with shared bathroom is quiet, but the bed is poor"
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"The Dorms with less people are of course more quiet of course so 4 Bed or 6 Bed may be the Dorms for you. But..."
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"Stay at Nomads instead. SOO much better."
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