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Port Macquarie Backpackers

2 Hastings River Drive, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
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Almere-Buiten, Flevoland, Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay for a view nights. The hostel was clean and cosy. The Staff members were very Nice as Well. They gave good tips and made the stay in the hostel a lot of fun. Would have been even better if there were lockers were you can keep your expensive stuff.

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North Wales, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

Arrived late by bus and was therefore unable to be picked up, however, it was only a 10 minute walk. Only had 1 day here and the manager was very friendly and helpful in pointing out where to go in Port Macquarie and how best to spend our time there. The wifi was free which is always a bonus, everything... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The hostel was well furnished and cozy. The best part was the people. I stayed there in the off season and I was able to not only meet everyone there, but travel a bit with them afterwards. Colin, the manager of the hostel for the duration of my stay, was very friendly and not only told us about all of... More

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Having stayed in a few backpackers I found that this one in Port Macquarie was quite friendly, extremely clean and just what we needed for a one night stay (possibly longer if we needed to). Colin in reception was really friendly, giving us directions into town, recommending somewhere for dinner, and something to do the next day if we wanted,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We stayed here for one night as a stop over and it was fine for then but wouldn't have wanted to stay much longer. To be honest there's not an awful lot to do in Port Macquarie and there wasn't really much going on in the hostel either. It's very small and pretty basic. The rooms were small, they were... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We stayed at the Port Macquerie Backpackers for one night in March 2014. It had been raining straight for two days and unfortunately rained during our whole time in Port Macquarie. The evening staff at the hostel was extremely friendly and the rooms clean even if on the small side. The kitchen is however very poorly equipped for the number... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Friendly and helpful staff, willing to go the extra mile to make sure that you get to do what you want, heaps of free things to do such as visiting the koala hospital and fishing. clean rooms and cleaned every day. Fun atmosphere, very inclusive.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

I'd booked 2 nights here but ended up staying 4 as it was such a lovely atmosphere. The staff are all extremely nice and helpful, everything was clean. The free shuttle is very useful. The hostel is very good value for money! If you're passing by Port M, i would definitely recommend it!

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Piding, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Unfortunatley I just stayed here for 2 nights - I really would have loved to stay longer! It´s a small, quiet and comfy Hostel with great staff and such a great atmosphere. They really know what backpackers want and try their best to keep you happy and help you. I really recommend this hostel, it´s worth a stop in Port... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Our bus arrived 1 hour late. But this was no problem. When we called them, the staf picked us up. On check in, he explained us the whole city and the most important things for seeing. He gave me a map and marked me the ways to walk. Great compliment to the stuf. After that, he show me the hostel.... More

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Address: 2 Hastings River Drive, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Port Macquarie
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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Pay for your bed; the rest is free: computers, WIFI, bus pick up, swimming pool, beach & koala hospital shuttle, body boards, kayaks, snorkel gear, fishing rods, kangaroo sunset tour. There is no better place or value for money to enjoy Port Macquarie. Port Macquarie Backpackers is the most awarded hostel in town, renovated in 2011. People say it has a homely feeling and that's exactly what it is, a big home. It has never been easier to make new friends! The only real backpackers in town with a 24h kitchen and lounge room! Free pick up and drop off from the bus stop, free beach and koala hospital shuttle bus, fast Internet and Wifi all day everyday, free bodyboards, free fishing rods and tackle, free tea, coffee and sugar all day, free pool table, free day trips to see kangaroos in the wild at sunset (very cool!), and special deals for pizza, ice cream and coffee everyday! With 9 beaches in town and some of the nicest coast line on the north coast there is lots to do or just relax & chill on the veranda or swing in a hammock by the pool. Come stay and play you will be amazed! See you soon Tony No children, sorry. ... more   less 
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