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    Absolute Backpackers Mission Beach

    28 Wongaling Beach Rd, Wongaling Beach, Mission Beach, Queensland 4852, Australia
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    • Excellent56%
    • Very good26%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    “free bbq” (27 reviews)
    “tv room” (37 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (64 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 248 reviews

    Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

    A little hostel right next to the bus stop and the supermarket. Good location if you want to chill at the beach or get a ride to the national park (the staff was really friendly and offered to take us anywhere in the area for...More

    Thank Suvi Cecilie V
    Response from bradabsolute, Manager at Absolute Backpackers Mission BeachResponded 30 October 2017

    Hi Suvi Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service and staff help. Our staff members take their roles in our industry very seriously and...More

    Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

    Lovely little hostel right on mission beach, we needed somewhere quick to stay for a few nights and it was easy to just walk in and book! Very quiet (apart from an argument one night) but overall a good stay with friendly staff. Also, Brad...More

    Thank HayleyWaltham1234
    Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

    Really disappointing stay in a private double room. We had no power in our room whatsoever and there was no one around to help as the reception shuts after 8-8:30. We asked the woman that checked us in but she was clueless and was just...More

    Thank Zara T
    Response from bradabsolute, Manager at Absolute Backpackers Mission BeachResponded 3 October 2017

    Hi Zara I apologise for the problems you had while you were staying with us. Unfortunately, we had an Electrical and Plumbing disaster and the Power was out during your stay. Everything is now fixed and operational. Send me a message if you are in...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    Super people, nice team. Everything was in order and check in without problems. Everything well maintained and also fast internet is available. I can definitely recommend.Woolie is about 3 minutes to walk the hostel is relatively central and good conection to the beach

    Thank alex k
    Response from bradabsolute, Manager at Absolute Backpackers Mission BeachResponded 28 May 2017

    Thank you for the review Alex it was great having you here. Happy Travels :)

    Reviewed 27 February 2017

    Very quiet, comfy, large spacious rooms. Good kitchen with everything you need and clean bathrooms. Good Wifi. The staff on reception are very helpful. 5 mins from the beach and the Greyhound Coach stop.

    Thank LittIe_Miss_TraveI
    Response from bradabsolute, Reception at Absolute Backpackers Mission BeachResponded 4 October 2017

    Hello Little Miss Travel! Thank you for your response! We're glad you had a good stay in our hostel :)

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    • Free Parking
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$20 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Wongaling Beach
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