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Pippies Beachhouse

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22 Spectrum Street, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kungsbacka, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Only spent a night here after coming back from a Fraser Tour. The hostel have everything you need of you're a backpacker. The free WiFi was surprisingly good and the free breakfast was nice (toast with peanut butter/jam and coffee/tea). The room (8 beds) was a bit small, but it didn't really bother me since it was one night. Location... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn't suit our needs. When we checked in they said they'd either need a twenty dollar cash deposit or my ID. I had no cash on me so I just thought I'd show them my ID to satisfy them. But when I asked for it back they said no they were keeping it until we checked out and showed them... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time on the Frazer Island trip! Also great you get one night free before and one night after the trip at the hostel!! Our tour leader Brett was the best, he taught us so much about the island! Great campsite and so much fun! Would 100% recommend this trip to everyone! One of the best parts... More 

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Byron Bay, Australia
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Really chill place to stay with a good vibe. The kitchen was a decent size and the bunks fairly comfortable. Bathrooms were a little dirty but good size. Nice outdoor picnic table area with hammocks. Overall fun place to stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

this hostel was so fun! i did the fraser island tour and stayed at pippies for two nights. both of which were great fun! pippies is a cool hostel! i would reccomend this place to anyone. the staff was very helpful as well. if you are in rainbow beach, STAY HERE! and do the fraser tour thru them! you wont... More 

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Mijas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

Stayed at Pippies Beach house 1 night before and 1 night after visiting Fraser Island, it's very basic, a lot of outdoor space, there is a pool and a bonfire for night time. The showers are great, the mattresses not too brilliant, but the atmosphere is fabulous.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I slept there for one night, that was okay but I wouldn't stay much longer. + it was very rainy so we watched TV, Greyhound bus station is very closed Wi-fi ( just in kitchen) - staff wasn't frindly, it was loud and not clean

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We did the 4x4 tag along tour and it was a fun experience. Met some great people, and Gaz the tour guide was certainly one of them. Very knowledgable about the island, always cheerful and brought a great atmosphere to the group. My one critique would be of the campsite. The company really need to sort this out for the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We booked the tour on book me (cheapest place!) for $210 pp. This includes accomodation at Pippies for the night before and night after trip, we had a camper so asked if we could sleep in that in their car park which they allowed. You get free breakfast (toast with plenty of spreads!), tea and coffee and all meals whilst... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We did the 3 day 2 night Fraser tour and it was by far the best thing we did in Australia!! (We did the whole east coast and the down the middle stretch from Darwin to Adeliade) Pippies was unreal and Brett was an amazing guide that made the tour that much better!

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pippies, Receptionist at Pippies Beachhouse, responded to this review

We are thrilled you thought our 3 day 2 night tour to Fraser Island was your best experience in Australia and we love Brett too!! Thank you for posting a review and maybe you'll come back to Pippies in the future! :-) More 

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