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Reviewed 2 days ago

I had an awesome time staying at cape byron yha, all of the facilities were great and clean including the kitchen bathrooms and pool. This hostel has a really nice atmosphere, there is always the option for activities but it is also a great place...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Bedrooms were clean. Bins emptied every day. Not a lot of space in the lockers themselves and the curtain was broken, but other than that the room was fine. Nice communal area to chill, receptionists and cleaner were lovely and they have good deals on...More

Thank Stef G
Response from Louie O, Manager at Cape Byron YHAResponded 4 days ago

Hey There, Thanks for the review! We appreciate the feedback, it's good to know that the lockers felt a bit small, we can definitely look at maximising space in the rooms/lockers. Good on you for getting involved in all the activities! Thanks for the great...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

There's nothing wrong with the Cape Byron YHA really. But staying on the ground floor in a room close to the showers felt at times like staying in a basement as there wasn't much natural light. Other than that, the location is great and the...More

1  Thank Heidi F
Response from Louie O, Manager at Cape Byron YHAResponded 5 weeks ago

Hey There, Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate you bringing up the air flow in the ground floor. We are currently looking into redesigning some of the downstairs rooms so we will definitely try to maximize air flow in there....More

Reviewed 7 April 2018

There was really nothing wrong with the hostel as a building, but what I found unacceptable was one of the staff. This guy Rory came on to me, and every single one of my friends while we were staying, trying to get us to go...More

Thank Ellen J
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Cape Byron YHAResponded 3 days ago

Hi Ellen - We are sorry that this review was posted so long after your stay as we would have liked to have had the chance to talk with you about this much earlier. We want all our guests to have a fun and safe...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

When I first arrived here I had no idea where I was and what to expect. I’ve been here a week now and I have loved every minute of it. This hostel is the perfect balance for any type of traveler. The rooms, bathrooms and...More

1  Thank SarahWhitely
Response from Louie O, Manager at Cape Byron YHAResponded 12 April 2018

Hey There, Thanks heaps for writing a review! So great to hear you loved our hostel. We love to hear when guests are having a great time so thank you very much for such a great review! Safe Travels

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