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Blue Mountains YHA

207 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked a package where we had 2 nights accommodation and an unlimited pass to the scenic discovery world. We arrived rather tired after a sleepless night at 7am, and were able to store our belongings, and have a valuable couple hours nap in the living area, which by the way is HUGE wit h loads of sofas, games machines,... More 

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Forchheim, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hostel is located in an old building which looks quite inviting from the outside and gives you a very nice feeling - something like "coming home". The rooms are clean and comfortable. The living area and the kitchen are beautiful. Comfortable, well equiped and especially the living area very very comfortable. Stuff is very friendly and helpfull. A very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic facility. Location, walking distance to cafes and shops. Only five minutes drive to major tourist attractions like the Three sisters. Common areas, Large and spacious. One of which was a beautiful, Art Deco Ball room. Kitchen, large, new and kept clean. Staff, friendly and knowledgeable about the local area. Bathrooms, are well kept.

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Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As hostels goes this is a 5*. See bullet points below for general feedback but would also like to thank the lady (former tour guide) gentleman (long hair) for advice on where to go hiking. Blue mountains are amazing, on a par with anything in New Zealand and the lady and gentleman aided me to see the best parts whilst... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The hostel is peaceful, quiet and clean and the facilities are good, there is a large kitchen and lounge area. It's an enormous hostel with a slightly odd vibe but nice enough to stay in. The barbecue wasn't working and the wifi was down when we were there which were both frustrating but the location is ideal for walking the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

In comparison to other YHA hostels that I've stayed in, this one ranks somewhere in the middle. That being said, I really enjoyed my stay and I would definitely recommend this hostel. The rooms were really clean and everyone was provided with a GIGANTIC locker, I loved being able to store all my stuff securely. The reception also provides free... More 

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Århus, Danmark
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This hostel is located perfectly in the center of Katoomba, close to supermarkets and restaurants and walking-distance to Katoomba Scenic World. Even if slightly worn-down, both the kitchen, common area, and our room was clean and functional, and the hostel has a good atmosphere. The staff is friendly, and the parking round the back is very convenient if you need... More 

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74 reviews 74 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

This hostel is the perfect place to stay if you want to experience an amazing part of the Blue Mountains. The beds are incredibly comfy, all areas are clean and we'll maintained and the kitchen is huge and we'll kitted out. The staff are also incredibly helpful and informative about the area, things to do and can provide you with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This is a really nice backpacker hostel. The location is good - about half way down Katoomba Rd between the station and Echo Point etc. It's also near shops and eateries and right near the supermarkets. It has a very large and pleasant eating area and sitting area, as well as a separate little room for quiet reading (with some... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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42 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This hostel was fantastic - from a family perspective (2 kids below 5 years) I would trade in any Hilton or Sheraton for a place like this. Very welcoming and helpful staff, excellent (and large enough) kitchen facilities, nice and quiet rooms (make sure to book family room well in advance) and very good and clean washrooms. The Three Sisters... More 

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Address: 207 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
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Number of rooms: 57
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