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    The Arts Factory Backpackers Lodge

    Skinners Shoot Rd | Arts Factory Village, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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          Overview
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          Reviewed 30 September 2016

          we stayed there only one night but the place is really cool and chill. The staff made a little confusion with assigning the room but besides for that I would recommend it! It is a bit expensive (34 dollars for a bed in a dorm)...More

          Thank luisa123175
          Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 4 October 2016

          Thank you so much for your response Luisa, sorry for the initial confusion, it sounds like it was worked through? Thank you for your comment on what you paid being worth the price. We hope that we can host you again another time. Happy travels...More

          Reviewed 22 September 2016

          Don’t you hate it when you can find no clean plates, cooking pots or cutlery in the communal kitchen? When the FEW things of use are lying unwashed in the blocked sinks, along with a whole bunch of food scraps? When there is such a...More

          Thank blackeldo
          Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 4 October 2016

          Dear Blackeldo - this is the most extensive review we have ever had, and it is not all bad, I think we definitely rate a three from you though! Two main points back at you; THE KITCHEN IS BEING REFURBISHED AS WE SPEAK.....HOORAY! Yes a...More

          Reviewed 14 September 2016

          I stayed at The Arts Factory as a solo traveller and was put in a 10 bed dorm, even though I had booked an 8 bed dorm. It was the middle of the night when I arrived, after a long 13+ hour train journey up...More

          Thank GC5187PL
          Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 4 October 2016

          Sorry to hear your stay was so disappointing. The 10 share dorms are so much better than the 8. I can assure you our rooms are not filthy, maybe messy and untidy, but filthy no. Also a long walk from shops, night life & restaurants...More

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          Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

          It's a different backpacker place, in the middle of the djungel. With dorms, dubbel rooms and Tents. Big kitchen. But it's nice and cosy. They got a pool as well. We can Warmley recommend this place even if you are as we in the 60+.

          Thank A TripAdvisor Member
          Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 4 October 2016

          Thank you so much for your review. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience, no matter what your age is! We hope to see you again some time. Happy travels :)

          Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

          After being recommended this place by a number of friends as encompassing all Byron had to offer, we were left disappointed and wondering what the hype was about. No value for money when you consider the location and cleanliness of the amenities. In trying so...More

          Thank Adam C
          Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 4 October 2016

          Hi Adam, Thanks for taking the time to write a review. It is odd to me that most of our reviews are 3 - 4 stars, but yours is one. I am really concerned with your comments about over charging you for Fraser Island and...More

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          • Shuttle Bus Service
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          • Pool
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          • US$ 40 - US$ 78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
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          Kylie S
          Do the 6 bed rooms have their own bathroom?
          4 April 2017|
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          Response from artsfactory_13 | Property representative |
          Hello there, all our dorms have share bathroom and no ensuite.
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          Sam S
          Does the arts factory have a shuttle service to the ballina Byron airport?
          2 January 2017|
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          Response from artsfactory_13 | Property representative |
          Hello there, our shuttle only services the local bus station. However there is a Ballina/Byron airport shuttle. You can contact them on - phone: (02) 6685 7447 or email easy bus byron-bay Best wishes
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          "Depends on what you are looking for : be adventurous. Camping available, as well as parking your van in the..."
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          "My 6 bed female dorm was ok, located close to the bathroom and the kitchen!"
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          "Private rooms were available if you want privacy, but probably not worth the extra $$"
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          "The common areas can get quite noisy at night"
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