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Port Macquarie Backpackers

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Overview
2 Hastings River Dr, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great hostel, so far one of the best I've been to in all of the east coast of Australia. I'll divide my review in sections to make it easy to find parts of people's interest. Location: It's in a good part of...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Nice hostel seemed clean. However Renee the lady running the gaffe needs to be more professional. Spoke to me like a schoolkids. Poor attitude. Show some respect to guests Very abrupt. Also stated that she was too busy to talk to me. Not customer ficused

Thank JonathanT1812
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely friendly hostel on route to byron bay, defiently worth the night bus drop off/pick up. Free pancake breakfast is great . Port Macquarie is also a lovely seaside town, very glad we stopped here.

Thank Sophie J
Response from Sammi_9312, Manager at Port Macquarie BackpackersResponded 2 August 2018

Hey Sophie, Thanks for the nice review! Glad you enjoyed our little seaside town and warm pancakes in the morning : ) Enjoy your travels along the coast! PMB

Reviewed 10 July 2018

What do I have to put here. This hostel is full of girls. In a good way! They are awesome. Full of energy and always in for a talk. If you are lucky they play music for you or let you win in a game...More

Thank R T
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Awesome hostel with good wifi, free breakfast and comfy bed! The manager Renee really makes this place great, especially when travelling alone. Very charismatic and gets everyone together for games, activities etc.

Thank Kaimonosche
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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 ...More 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. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$23 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Port Macquarie
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$23 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Port Macquarie
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Traveller (22)
Pool & Beach (12)
Room & Suite (3)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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