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Foreign Exchange Accommodation Beachside

19 Eyre Street | North Ward, Townsville, Queensland 4812, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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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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15 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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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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Copenhagen
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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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Hinton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014 via mobile

Ben has a good hostel going here. Very+ clean and tidy. AC works well. Very helpful staff. Good advice on things to do in Townsville. Happy to tell everyone what a great stay we had. Drop off at bus was appreciated. Good location close to beaches and an excellent bakery (Grumbys) very close as well. Free internet as well. One... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

I had a very nice stay at this hostel. When I emailed prior to arrival to ask if reception would still be open at 8pm, the reception guy Ben very kindly offered to pick me up from the bus station. Again, when I enquired about getting back to the bus station on departure I was again offered a free ride... More

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Camden Town, null, United Kingdom
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

I was mainly staying in Townsville as a stop off and this seemed the most conveniently located place! Just a few minutes from an array of food places, shops etc. and a very short walk to the esplanade! The reception/ kitchen/ lounge area was pleasant and clean, almost felt like a hotel at times! My one complaint would be bathrooms;... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful administration, lastminute booking was easy, good location- no car needed, good price, u will find all u need...! met cool people there ;) Theres no more to write but i have to fill the space!

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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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