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Byron Bay YHA

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The hostel was very well situated - just a two minute walk to a small shopping centre that had a a Woolworths. In just a five minute walk you are in the centre of town with lots of bars and restaurants. It is very basic as you expect a hostel to be, however, it was extremely clean which surprised me....

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Why do hostels still have a smoking section in public areas? The Byron Bay YHA has their smoking section right outside people's rooms, including mine, so I was treated to the smell of smoke the entire time. There is no AC so you can't close the window. It is a public health issue. If you're a smoker, you will love...

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YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Byron Bay YHA, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for your feedback. We are sorry to hear you were disturbed by the smoking areas. We will take your feedback on board and make some further considerations in this area. Hope you enjoyed your holiday in Byron Bay.

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Booked a private room here from one night based on a great experience at the Wellington YHA and was pretty underwhelmed. The staff were nice, but the hostel itself is on the grungy and antiquated side and not particularly clean (read bathrooms). Worst for me was my pillow smelt VERY musky and like it had been washed and put away...

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Australia
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

As a 17 year old female I stayed in a private room with my friend (also 17 y/o female) for five nights and we have nothing bad to say about the hostel itself, however if you are 17 you miss out on some activities such as nights at their partner club cheeky monkeys. The location was super convenient- right near...

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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Very chilled out hostel. Clean tidy and very friendly staff. Guest were quiet and respectful. I did the guided walk to the lighthouse. Good free activity to meet new people. Would definitely recommend

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

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Kiama, Australia
Reviewed 27 September 2016

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Byron Bay YHA backpackers hostel is in the centre of town, only 400m to the beach. The large comfy common areas and kitchen overlook a heated pool and BBQ. The hostel has both multi-share backpacker rooms, and twin/double rooms with fans. Large decks to relax on. Free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus also available), TV room, locker room, surfboards, free tea/coffee. Hostel bikes and bodyboards available. YHA member discounts on backpacker tours and activities at hostel tour desk. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Byron Bay YHA

Address: 7 Carlyle St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Byron Shire > Byron Bay
Price Range: £25 - £141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Byron Bay YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Ask for a room close to the showers if you can ;)”
 of 5 bubbles Ania_Katerina, 1 Dec 2014 | Read review
“If you can, get the bottom bed.”
 of 5 bubbles Schmerome, 2 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Privates are way over-priced”
 of 5 bubbles nice-n-cozy, 8 Jan 2014 | Read review
“If you like to sleep past 6am, avoid north facing rooms (27+ i think) - all early morning truck deliveries, garbage pickup etc.”
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