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Foreign Exchange Accommodation Beachside

19 Eyre Street | North Ward, Townsville, Queensland 4812, Australia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nuremberg, Germany
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the few good hostels I have seen so far in Australia. Nice an clean. Nice kitchen and for me very important the WiFi was working at a good speed :) And the WiFi is for free! I don't know what it is about this hostel but it is crowded with germans. They also have a shuttle... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at this hostelone Night before going to Maggie Island. So happy that stayed only one Night. The staff of this hostel is not so friendly. Other people who are living in this hostel Arent so ready to meet new people. This is more for people who are working and need cheap place to stayed. Otherwise i Dont recommended.

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York, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for 1 night and glad it was only one night! We had a private double room, which was literally 2 mattresses on the floor with a sheet on top!!! The sheet didnt even look clean. And the corridors were extremely noisy both at late hours and very early hours.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I've been travelling in Australia for 2 months and this was the absolute worst hostel I've stayed in. You could feel every spring in the bed and the bathrooms were tiny and out of order. You have to buy a cool bag to put anything in the fridge. The WiFi was free and not incredibly slow. That was a bonus.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stayed in our camper on their car park and used the hostels facilities. First off.. everything seemed ok, pretty clean and seemed nice and laid back. First issue: literally no room in the fridge to put your food, they have 5 or 6 fridges and they are all completely full. After much prodding and pushing we eventually squeezed our... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

It backs on to a supermarket complex, and is only two blocks away from the beachside. The rooms were tidy and the beds were comfortable, didn't use the kitchen facilities much and the bathrooms were average as well (still good though).

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

When i read the reviews of other people i thought "this must be too good to be true", but this hostel really is awesome. Free wifi that works well. Great clean kitchen with lots of utensils. Clean bathrooms. There is even a tiny gym. One minute walk to the supermarket. And very close to te beach. The staff is really... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

So clean, so much space. SUCH comfortable beds, not too busy and lots of space even if it was. Shuttle bus run from the ferry & bus terminals for ease of access and in good area of town. Provides city maps and explain some good places to visit. Great nights sleep and two thumbs up here!

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Chester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The hostel is in a really good, spacious building and is very clean and well kept. We were in an 8 bed, mixed dorm and the people in our room were mostly friendly and nice. The beds are all in a line along the room which is a bit different but they're not overly close together so it's not too... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

We stayed for one night only at the Foreign Exchange. Was picked up by their shuttle bus (and dropped of again) and they had a friendly service and attitude. Nice and clean hostel with roomy kitchens (no cutlery, though). Plenty of showers/bathrooms and free wifi. Also a big lounge area with tv. All in all a great place to stay.... More

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Address: 19 Eyre Street | North Ward, Townsville, Queensland 4812, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Townsville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 26
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