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Albany Backpackers

corner of Stirling Terrace and Spencer Street, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Ranked #15 of 35 Specialty Lodging in Albany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Albany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

Hi, Btw, I am a backpacker. The reason I stay in Hostal I need a job, so I decided to leave my friends for awhile and come down to south to look for a job alone. Now I am staying in Albany Backpacker and I have been staying for few months already. This Hostal has it's own style like giving... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

This place has good mix of people and facilities. Table tennis, pool table offer a good way to pass the time. The location and pricing is good. The large room with multiple bunker beds helped 7 of us get accomodated in one room only. Good deal..

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

The Albany Backpackers is a good hostel in the heart of Albany, the staff is very friendly and always helpful with problems and finding a job, the work for free accommodation is also available (we have also taken advantage of this offer and were very satisfied) . There are two kitchens with sufficient storage space and refrigerators as well as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I stayed several months in Albany and Albany backpackers was like a second home. When you travel and especially when you're so far from home to find a cozy place I think is crucial. The staff at Albany plan backpackers supported us throughout our journey to better advising, I had the good fortune to meet many wonderful people in there.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

This is definitely one of the best Hostels I stayed in during my whole trip in Australia. A lovely and cozy place. I really enjoyed coming back to the hostel, the people and staff felt so much like coming home. As well the staff cares a lot and helps you with all of your questions and problems. The hostel provides... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

I like! This hostel gets cleaned every day, kitchen utilities are provided and the staff shows a lot of passion to keep it a good place. The bathrooms are clean, storage, laundry and WiFi is provided. I don't really have anything to complain! The hostel manager always gave me very useful advises to go fishing. The service itself was excellent... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

I stayed here a few years back (not available on the timeline). When I was there the staff were great, lots of advise and always a smile. Its in a great location - very close to everything and close to the public transport from Perth. I did find the actual rooms a little spartan & the beds quite old, however... More

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Albany, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

One of the best hostels i have been. The staff was absolutely great. Everything was nice and clean and the free wifi and breakfast was so nice. Large kitchens for cooking all together and great space outside with bbq and benches. Close to Beaches, Port, Market, Banks..... In 2 weeks I met very friendly people. Really recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

This hostel is really good! probably the best i found in my travel in australia!! the staff is friendly and always available to give help and turistic information!! the 2 kiychens are clean and tidy! rooms are very good and nice with beautiful painting on the walls! the bathrooms are also clean and work very well!! u will be satisfed... More

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Esperance, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

This Hostel is one of the best in Australia. I stayed here for one week and I will come back. Every room has a different painting and you have space for all your staff. The staff is very friendly and very helpful. Here in Albany I vistited a lot of nice people and on one evening everybody was cooking for... More

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Address: corner of Stirling Terrace and Spencer Street, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
Location: Australia > Western Australia > Albany
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Without a doubt the best hostel in Albany. Don’t just take our word for it! Lonely Planet says, “Albany Backpackers probably has the best atmosphere of any hostel in Western Australia”. Situated in the middle of Albany town centre with water views from all rooms, Albany Backpackers features a large courtyard area with barbecue facilities. Free continental breakfast is included.Albany Backpackers Hostel is located just 50 metres from the bus station and only 100 metres from the waterfront. Bars, cafes, shops and restaurants are on the hostel’s doorstep.Facilities include a guest laundry, bicycle hire, and a movie theatre with 120-inch LCD TV. Guests can use our free Wi-Fi. Free luggage storage is provided.All rooms at Albany Backpackers have access to shared bathroom facilities. It is an 5-minute drive to Middleton Beach, which is safe for swimming and offers cafes, restaurants and bars. ... more   less 
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