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Bellingen YHA Backpackers

2 Short Street, Bellingen, New South Wales 2454, Australia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pros Fantastic location in the centre of town behind the hotel Beautiful old two story lodge that makes you feel you are staying in someone's home Great views across to the river and seeing the flying foxes leave their nests each night Staff very helpful and friendly Cons Agree with other travellers, $90 for a room with a shared bathroom... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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36 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at this hostel on the recommendation of other backpackers and I was getting fatigued with travelling. I booked in for a week and ended up staying 9 days in total as I really loved the vibe of the place and the hostel. I had arranged to be collected from the airport at Coffs Harbour and one of the... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The view from the hostel is amazing. The girls who work the new night shift are so lovely. There are wild water dragons and possums crawling around the beautiful trees that surround the hostel. Highly recommend this place for a relaxing natural get away.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This hostel has a good location, views and charming staff however the $90 price tag for a single room with share bathroom is a gouge. The main drawback of the place is the complete lack of any sound proofing so you get noise from your neighbours, from the people drinking on the verandah into the night and the amateur musicians... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here as we were on route to the Blue Mountains from Byron Bay. It is tucked away from the main high street with a lovely view of the hills and overlooking the river. It seems a throwback to the 60s in its whole outlook and is a very we'll run place with friendly staff and a good kitchen... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

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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67 reviews 67 reviews
28 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 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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San Francisco, California
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11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
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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Address: 2 Short Street, Bellingen, New South Wales 2454, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Bellingen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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