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Port Macquarie Backpackers

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Don’t sit on the bus for 13 hours going to Byron bay, Stop at beautiful Port Macquarie! Port Macquarie Backpackers is the closest hostel to the bus stop so if you’re catching the night bus it’s a straight 600m walk to your bed! You can even see the hostel from the bus stop. Impossible to get lost and you don’t have to walk for miles in the middle of the night. With 24hr self-check-in, you can get a good night’s sleep before exploring Port Mac! *** Fully renovated in October 2017*** Pay for your bed - the rest is free! Unlimited WiFi, swimming pool, pool table, coffee tea & sugar, body boards and snorkel gear. Join the fun at our weekly movie night, trivia night and the Saturday pub crawl. All free for you – no hidden costs. There is no better place or value for money to enjoy Port Macquarie! Port Macquarie Backpackers is the original and the most awarded hostel in town.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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HOTEL STYLE
Charming
Location
Full view
Contact
2 Hastings River Dr, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444 Australia
Getting there
Port Macquarie Airport2 mi
Taree Airport30 mi
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All reviews koala hospital free pancakes night bus cool guy the east coast huge kitchen free wifi enjoyed my stay clean facilities byron bay spent two nights late check couple of nights short walk only stayed one night excellent stay close to town
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I only stayed one night, but the tiny hostel made me feel like I was back home. Jared the manager was super welcoming, helping me change my flat tire I woke up too in the morning; while i enjoyed pancakes!!! I cannot thank him enough!...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Maggie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the stay here! The house was wonderful and filled with a lovely staff. Of all the hostels I have visited in Australia this is definately the most clean hostel I have been to... also the free pancakes for breakfast didn't hurt. Thanks for the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Martingwh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very cosy lovely hostel, with free pancake breakfast! The manager was always friendly, recommended activities in the area, greeted guests in the morning. The poolside hammocks were lovely, and staff was friendly. Facilities were very clean, with lockers in rooms. I would definitely recommend, I...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Excellent, clean and cheap! We booked the private room which consisted solely of bunks. Convenient for town centre and Koala hospital. What more would you need? Liked it so much that we booked to stay on our return journey. Also - pancakes for breakfast!

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

This is the cutest hostel I’ve stayed in so far, the exterior is picturesque. The staff are so lovely and helpful! Every Tuesday morning there is free pancakes on offer and they are absolutely delicious. I would come back for the pancakes alone. We are...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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"just don't stay here"
marthadixon94
3 Feb 2018
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"I stayed in a 12 person dorm and it was still quiet and roomy."
c0smicf
28 Nov 2016
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"They were all great."
owl1016
15 Apr 2016
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"Take a shared bedroom, nice to meet new people!"
Ingridvroman
28 Jan 2015
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PRICE RANGE
US$26 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
AustraliaNew South WalesPort Macquarie
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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