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Port Macquarie Backpackers

Traveller (22)
Pool & Beach (12)
Room & Suite (3)
Certificate of Excellence
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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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 couple of nights only stayed one night short walk excellent stay close to town hostel
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Reviewed yesterday

Only had one night at this hostel. But I truly loved this tiny house. I think that the smaller the hostel the better. And this hold true here. The staff was lovely and my bed was clean and comfy. The town itself is a bit...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank emeraldisle1998
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Warning!!! Do NOT stay at this hostel. I booked 4 nights and complained about valid reasons after the first night, first at the website I booked it from and then at the front desk in the morning. The top bunk bed did not have a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank JMarie19
Response from portbackpackers, Owner at Port Macquarie BackpackersResponded yesterday

The only accurate part of your review is you did stay at my hostel and the beds do not have rails on them. You asked my manager to be moved to a bottom bunk, which he said YES to. But then you wanted a discount...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful little old Mayor's House in Port Macquarie. Kept spotlessly clean by a dedicated manager and staff, with a warm welcome and cheerful conservation. Recommend for comfortable, friendly budget accommodation.

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank jerie2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been in Australia for 3 months, and this is by far the best hostel we have stayed in. Nice and quiet and CLEAN! I do not want to come off as being above backpackers, but the last few hostels have been a nonstop...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Dan H
Response from portbackpackers, Owner at Port Macquarie BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind words. With new mattresses and pillows And our "NEW" super social kitchen with 4 cook points, why would you stay any were else in Port Macquarie. when you book direct on our home page , You save money buy not paying...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and 2 other mates stayed here for 2 nights but unfortunately I could not get any sleep as the room was extremely hot and stuffy with no air con and a fan that didn’t do anything, so I had to spend most of the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank E7663WIjordanh
Response from portbackpackers, Owner at Port Macquarie BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Sorry to here you didn't sleep well. Summer in Australia is hot, being english even with A/C, you would probably still be hot. You could sit in any number of nice places around the hostel to drink. The pool area is a nice place to...More

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Description
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$67 (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$67 (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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Room Tips
"Stay no more than two nights, town will loose its charm after that."
emeraldisle1998
yesterday
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"Room away from the street."
danhL6469SP
1 week ago
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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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