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The Arts Factory Backpackers Lodge

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  • Terrible9%
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All reviewstalent showbanana pancakesshuttle buscool placecafe on sitebush walkgreat atmospherelaid backdorm roombathrooms were cleanwater dragonsthe east coastbush turkeysbunk bedsenjoyed my staystayed here for nightsmin walk
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the few remaining places to experience the 'real' Byron Bay. You get a true sense of history walking through reception and around the property, artwork everywhere and the natural surroundings make this place a must-stop visit. Soz and Steve at the cafe are...More

Thank bagofspuds
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the art house for 4 days. I ve wouldn’t stayed there for so long, but they messed up my booking and it was not possible to cancel without being charged for the first night. So good things first: Outdoor area is pretty...More

Thank Der_Looper
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Honestly the best hostel that I've stayed at. The vibe was super chilled and relaxed, plenty going on around the hostel to keep you busy too! Great staff, great vibe, great facilities. Only slight issue for me is there's no full length doors on the...More

Thank bmitch1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly people and really chill. Kitchen didn’t have any mugs though and staff didn’t seem approachable in the evenings. Would consider staying here again as the environment from other backpackers was really cool

Thank Saima T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had forgot about my surfboard and left it in the parkinglot and drove off to town but James and Alix kept it safe for me, thanks for this! Make youre own didgeridoo workshop was amazing. And good café

Thank Jelle S
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Kylie S
4 April 2017|
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Response from artsfactory_13 | Property representative |
Hello there, all our dorms have share bathroom and no ensuite.
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"For the full experience - go for an Indian Teepee"
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"Don't get a tented dorm"
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"Don't expect any hot water or clean facilities here."
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"I stayed on the Island, which was amazing. Best rooms in the whole place. The front and back balcony is a..."
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