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Port Macquarie Backpackers

2 Hastings River Drive, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great atmosphere, really friendly staff, sociable and a great playlist!! Organised trips to the koala sanctuary and even got a lift to the local climbing centre. The pool table and dvd's means even if it's rainy there's still things to do. Thanks for everything guys!

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Nice to have great people in the hostel smiling and laughing, great backpackers. Travel safe girls, enjoy ozz I know you will you have the spirit More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stay there just for one night and it was just enough. We had a really small room for 4. No lockers no mirrors... But the common rooms were neat and tidy. And the backpack is really cute with a pool at the back. The koala hospital is the most amazing thing to visit :)

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

After arriving at port Macquarie backpackers we were very tired after a super long trip on the greyhound and just wanted to go to bed. We were given our room, which was a four dorm and could only just about fit 2 people in without backpacks. Our room was in-between the main road where the traffic lights where and the... More 

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To trip adviser, this review is untrue and slander, remove it as it has the potential to in pact on my business earnings Tony Mc Veagh Owner More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights. Have been to lots of backpackers in NSW. We found this one clean friendly and more then helpful. Loved the pool. I would recommend it to all. Great staff. Staying on the way back down the coast. Thanks guys...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice chilled out hostel which is just what you want. Beds are extremely comfy and the rooms and sheets are nice and clean. Amenities like the pool, pool table, TV and did player are much appreciated on those evenings where you are knackered. A good location generally although we have a car. Negatives would be a lack of places... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hostel is very nice and a good place to relax. I stayed here for four nights. A driver picked me up at the bus station so I didn't have to walk. Kitchen was compared to the hostels I stayed before clean also the toilets. Staff was very anxious to make me a good day. They drove us to a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights in a 4 bed dorm which was one of the worst rooms I've stayed in and the cherry on the icing was the owner. However, I'll start with a couple of positives. Marty is very friendly and smiley. Free greyhound pick up/drop off offered. Free drop off to Koala Hospital and beach. Free ride out... More 

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portbackpackers, Owner at Port Macquarie Backpackers, responded to this review

Rude customer, you get what you give. You sat in the hostel for 3 days online, antisocial living in the unreal world of the internet. Why you would fly 24hrs to Australia to use the internet baffles me. My staff asked both of you to move so they could vacuum and you ignored them. I asked why are you not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were 8 of us travelling up to the Falls festival originally and we had booked out the 8 person dorm, but when there was a last minute addition the hostel had no problem with catering for our ninth with an extra mattress on the floor. Also when had to leave early but we still had the room keys the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dorothy is definitely the loveliest hostel manager I have met on my travels so far. She met me at the greyhound stop, having waited there for ages because the bus was late...but she was still some how smiling!! The hostel is nice, the showers and toilet facilities are great! The kitchen is very dated and does not have much room... More 

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portbackpackers, Manager at Port Macquarie Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks Katie, for your lovely review, we were glad to have you in the hostel, its always nice to have positive people in . The kitchen is dated but functional and is the next project to be renovated, The pool area is a great place to eat after cooking much nicer than sitting in any kitchen new or old, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Lovely little hostel with colourful rooms, a beautiful garden with pool (!), chilled out atmosphere and great hosts! I stayed there for a few days and took plenty advantage of all the free offers they have, it's amazing! They even pick you up from the bus stop. Port Macquarie is a beautiful little city and definitely worth checking out on... More 

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Address: 2 Hastings River Drive, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Port Macquarie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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