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Aquarius Backpackers Motel

Hostelworld.comUS$ 52*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 52*
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Milton, Canada
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Free dinners, beautiful place, great location, clean rooms, friendly staff. I couldn't have been happier with the Aquarius experience. The hostel also provides events every night for social interaction opportunities.

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Great location. Close to beach.We had a fun time at aquarius.every evening there are activities. We had Free dinner. Recommend it to everybody. Door t look any further. Book aquarius and you love it. Greetings Danny from Holland

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This was probably my favorite hostel in Australia! Cute pool area, a nice bar with good food and decent drink prices. The rooms aren't the cleanest I've seen, but they are spacious and many have big porches attached. I met a lot of awesome people here, and ended up extending my stay several times. Yes there are a lot of...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Basic style rooms, in need of an update. Rooms ok but bathroom wasn't particularly clean, old clothes and empty shampoo bottles lying around. Shower cubicle was just a bit old and had a big huntsman spider residing in the corner for 2 days. The beds are noisy metal bunks, the backdoor didn't shut properly so it was freezing and loud...

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Reviewed 26 January 2017

100% pleased with this hostel. Great atmosphere. The kitchen is large and clean. There's lots of common space to chill out. The dorms are clean and bright. Excellent location to shops and beach. I'd stay again for sure.

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Brisbane City
Reviewed 26 January 2017

The food service was the only best service in the whole place. The concierge with the short black hair was not welcoming very poor customer service. The guests in shared rooms come later at night making noises with they cutlery 🍴 dishes talking making lots of noises for us who were in bed already

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Thank angellemariek
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2017

It was pleasure to stay at this backpacker. The location is great. It's 5 minutes from the beach by foot. They have a nice swimming pool and there is a dinner included for free. It's not amazing, but for free it's ok. I had one and I liked.

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Byron Bay
Reviewed 21 January 2017

The staff at the hostel were helpful upon arrival. There were planned activities every night and a great bar. The free meals were good! The dorm was spacious and social, although one toilet/shower bathroom between 11 people was a bit difficult. Warning, you may get attacked by the travel agency workers in the hostel who will selling rather aggressively as...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I'll start by saying Aquarius is a good hostel for location and clean rooms however the staff here are so rude. The entertainment staff came across very fake. They couldn't be more smiley when entertaining in the evenings however if you ask them anything outside of that they are unwilling to speak to you or help you. I don't think...

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Sydney
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Nice, clean hostel with several activities in the evening. Nice hostel-bar. Probably your sleep (quiet or not) will depend on your roommates... Didn't feel very safe as the only girl in a 8-bed dorm...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At Aquarius Backpackers Byron Bay we have a range of accommodation options to suit all budgets. From self-contained apartments, budget private rooms and spacious dorm rooms. You should be able to find a room to put your head down and get some rest after a busy day of shopping, surfing and soaking up the unique Byron Bay atmosphere. Free overnight off street parking and free baggage storage (max 12hrs) is available to Aquarius guests. We also have an onsite security guard after hours to help you if any issues should arise or for late check in's. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aquarius Backpackers Motel

Address: 16 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Byron Shire > Byron Bay
Price Range: ₹ 1,675 - ₹ 6,509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Aquarius Backpackers Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 77
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“Mixed dorms are better - they are further from the noise”
BeckyJ736, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“the hostel is so cool.. everyone is so friendly.. the only suggestion is bedroom are so warm apart of that everything was great.. activities alla the time, the atmosphere is awesome!! Cant wait to come back.. Me and my friends spend new years and the pool party was amazing.”
JavierAngulo8412, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Keep your area tidy !”
Nicolah37, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Just don't bother!”
657charlottes, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“earplugs for an early night”
Solotravellernz, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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