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Bellingen YHA Backpackers

2 Short Street, Bellingen, New South Wales 2454, Australia
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm traveling Australia by myself by cycling. I decided to stay at Bellingen Backpacker before to visit the great Dorrigo National Park. Great warm accommodation. Nice people, great staff, excellent kitchen. I'm relax a lot myself and it was like to be in a great family. Very recommended!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I stayed 1 night at this YHA, with my boyfriend. We were in a dorm but with the low season, the only people in the room. The staff is really nice, and the atmosphere is "cool", we appriciate that. The kitchen is well furnished, there is a shelf with free food that anyone can take (or add more stuffs). Everything... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

YHA Bellingen is a quieter hostel in a quiet town. Our stay there was wonderful with brilliant staff and fellow travellers, and the cat was the cherry on top. The rooms are comfortable for those looking for just a nice bed for the cold night and there are shops and cafes just round the corner!

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London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
27 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

This is one of my most favourite hostels I've stayed in in Australia. The woman on reception was very friendly and talked to us kindly and with great local knowledge. The atmosphere of Bellingen consumed us when we were here and the hostel embodied it brilliantly; Buddhist tapestries on the walls, beautiful views from the verandah and the Wall of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

Bellingen itself is such a cute town. We were driving down the coast from Brisbane to Sydney and I highly recommend stopping in Bellingen and staying here if you are doing the same. It is a small two-story hostel that overlooks the river- which is so cool. A great patio outside with hammocks, tables, and couches gives it a great... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

What an awesome place. Very cute Buddhist charm. Two story deck with hammocks overlooks the lush jungle. Staff is incredibly friendly and accommodating. Rooms are clean. Not much in Bellingen, so this place was perfect for our 1 night stay (part of a road trip). Only (very minor) con is that the bunk beds are a bit wobbly. I was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

We stayed 4 nights at this very special place. The house is an old stylish building with a beautiful veranda on ground level where everyone meets and socialises, much more than in other hostels. Upstairs is another veranda with an awesome view. The twin rooms are ok, the bathrooms are very well kept. It's a simple very friendly place where... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

There are so many good things to say about this YHA hostel it's difficult to know where to start. I arrived (and left) by train from the Urunga station, and although this is a fair distance from Bellingen it was great of the hostel to collect me and drop me back. The staff are really friendly and helpful, and the... More

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Really nice cosy hostel. The kitchen was very clean for a backpackers hostel, and there was free tea and coffee and plenty of space to leave your food in the cupboards and fridges as it wasn't crowded at all. We booked a camping spot for 2 nights and it was great. It was a cute little sectioned off spot in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Stayed for two nights over the weekend while visiting friends in town and was happy with the accommodation, I was in room eight which was fantastic as it is upstairs with a great view! I enjoyed being in the communal areas for breakfast and speaking with the different characters staying there. All the people are really nice. On the other... More

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Address: 2 Short Street, Bellingen, New South Wales 2454, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Bellingen
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