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Port Fairy Hostel

8 Cox Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284 , Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Napier, New Zealand
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rather than repeat another review I rate the "Little Gem" review a few reviews back. It is fair and accurate in my opinion. Port Fairy YHA is an ideal place to stay a night or two while exploring this delightful town or starting or finishing the Great Ocean Road. Historic and friendly.

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Holmen, Wisconsin
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81 reviews 81 reviews
19 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The road finally turns away from the sea, and it was a 60 km dash in front of the setting sun to the historic town of Port Fairy, where I am to stay the night at the Port Fairy Hostel. This seaside hamlet was settled in 1835, making it one of the oldest on this part of the mainland. Whalers... More

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London
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27 reviews 27 reviews
26 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We stayed here for one night on our road trip from Adelaide to Melbourne and loved the quaint outbuildings in which we stayed. We had a double room at the top of an old barn/stable which was a good size. The bathroom facilities were a little dated, but all in good working order, as was the kitchen. The staff were... More

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Lyon
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Nice hostel, a bit run down, in a charming little village. The lady at the front desk was nice and our room was clean too. It was a nice stay for one night. There is a beautiful little island nearby, you should check it out!

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Berlin, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Definitely recommendable. Very friendly and helpful staff. The hostel has nice shared areas like kitchen, BBQ site and a garden. I had a double room for myself in what seemed like old stables or some storage shack, renovated obviously. It felt really nice to sleep there.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
10 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Hidden way and placed back from the street this Hostel was perfectly located in the middle of town and round the corner from the high street, with all the local amenities and restaurants! The Welcome was first rate and our room was cosy and warm! We were given a small room in one of the old coaching sheds at the... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

This hostel is situated in the picturesque town of Port Fairy. When I arrived there I was a little bit early for checking in. The manageress was not very friendly but she did let me in my room already. I had the 4 bed dorm to myself for the night, which was a nice little extra. The beds were on... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

I choose YHA Port fairy as because it is YHA. Not really outstanding accommodation, but very value for your money. The room very modest, but the bed was comfortable. I think the place pretty much clean like other YHA hostel. Best of all, the Lady in the reception was very very friendly and show you the best part of port... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

I only stayed for one night. But if I had more time I would have stayed several days. There was much to see around Pt Fairy, Portland, Cape Bridgewater, Tower Hill Gamer Reserve, Griffith Island to name a few.

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Stayed here over night on a Great Ocean Road trip as part of the annual Falls Music and Arts Festival. Super cheap, pretty good with last minute booking and overnight stay and option of single sex rooms only was nice, but the place needed a bit of doing up and generally a bit run down. Friendly staff, comfortable outdoor and... More

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Address: 8 Cox Street, Port Fairy, Victoria 3284 , Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Port Fairy
Also Known As:
Port Fairy Hostel Victoria

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