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Dolphins Beach House

14 Duke Street | Sunshine Beach, Noosa, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Dolphin's for two nights and really enjoyed our time there. The staff were really helpful with booking our Fraser Island and Whitsundays Package for us and found us a great deal! The hostel was a little noisy at night, but we didn't mind. Great access to the beach and makes a fantastic walk up to Noosa National... More

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice and relaxed hostel. Stayed in a 4 bedroom and was basic but good. wifi was great and haven't seen it better or faster anywhere else! The bathroom and kitchen are ensuite and you share it with one other room. the seats outside are great for meeting other people. the hostel itself is near the noosa national park. There are... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I stayed at Dolphins for 2 nights and had a great time! I slept in a 4-bed dorm room that was basic but clean. The staff were really friendly and often helped out with directions and advice whenever I went up to them. Wifi is super strong and that really helped me as I do freelance work on my laptop.... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Located at a quiet area, but is within walking distance to Sunshine beach and provides shuttle buses to and from noosa junction. There are kitchens for every 2(?) rooms, which is a nice feature compared to usual backpackers' shared kitchen. Not the newest looking backpacker but there is a nice feel to it.

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Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Stayed here for one night in a five bedded dorm. The hostel is clean and quiet. The wifi connection is very good. We did our washing there and they were the best washing machines we have come across in any hostel..usually stains are left but not here. The only downfall was that the bathroom and shower were shared by ten... More

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Dolphinsbackpackers, Manager at Dolphins Beach House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave Dolphins Beach House a review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay here with us. With regards to the bathrooms, everyone is more than welcome to use the bathrooms in other units if theirs is occupied. We understand now that you have brought this to our attention... More

London, United Kingdom
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28 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

people looking for a quite part of Noosa, Sunshine beach is the place to be... stayed in a private double, quite strange.. home reno job to allow 3 small rooms on one level, walls made of super thin wood, could hear next rooms every word and snore.. air con which in the summer months is a pro.. but a t.v... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I loved staying at dolphins. I am travelling around the world and dolphins is one of the best hostels I have stayed in so far. We had a double room and had booked shared bathroom but as it was off season we got upgraded to an en suite. It looked like it had been recently refurbished and was incredibly spacious... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I've written a review for this hostel 6 times without it being published for some reason! I'm that passionate about how bad a hostel experience this was that I'm gunna try one more time. Summary, massively overrated hostel, not tranquil and peaceful when you're put in a room with longer termer and when its only you and them in a... More

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Dolphinsbackpackers, Manager at Dolphins Beach House, responded to this review

Firstly, thank you so much for taking the time to bring your concerns to our attention. We apologise for the fact that you had a less than enjoyable experience at our hostel. We no longer allow long-term guests to stay here, as we recognise that it does have a negative affect on the overall atmosphere. We are unable to pinpoint... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Very nice and helpfull staff, they wont let you sleep at outside :) Quiet location. Near controlled the Sunshine Beach. Room and kitchen were ok, five persons including me in same room. You share the kitchen with 9 other people. This is not a party hostel! :) Pros: close to the Noosa National park, free wifi access, free courtesy bus,... More

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Dolphinsbackpackers, Manager at Dolphins Beach House, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with Dolphins Beach House and taking the time to leave a review. We appreciate the feedback and do our best to take them into consideration when making changes around the hostel. You are right in saying that we are not a party hostel. Because we are located in a residential area of Noosa, we have to... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Our group had two double bed rooms in the private area of the hostel, which were absolutely functional and clean. Same goes for the other facilities. No complaints about the bath room and the kitchen was spotless and well equipped (even with two pizza makers!). The atmosphere in the common area of the hostel was very relaxed and sociable and... More

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Dolphinsbackpackers, Manager at Dolphins Beach House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Come back and visit again! - Dolphins Beach House Management More

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Address: 14 Duke Street | Sunshine Beach, Noosa, Queensland, Australia
Location: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Noosa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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