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Cape Byron YHA

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Cnr Byron and Middleton Sts, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Myself and two friends were lucky enough to stay in Byron Bay for 3 months from Sept 15 - Dec 15 and loved every minute at the hostel. The YHA is run by Aussie duo Todd and Bob who are two of the friendliest people you could hope to meet, they made us instantly feel welcome from day one and... More 

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Oberstdorf, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a great place to stay in Byron, super close to town, shops and beach, free bike hire (and some sort of board), clean. They have social stuff happening most nights, staff is friendly and helpful, and they offer a free guided tour with one of the owners through the forest up to the Lighthouse twice a week, where... More 

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Thank Kathy B
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great hostel in an amazing location. The staff are really helpful and friendly and the atmosphere was really good to me lots of nice people. There is a kitchen to use and good common areas. The only thing I could think that they could improve would be to have a roof fan in each room.

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Geelong, Australia
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39 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The hostel is in a great location just a short walk to the beach and shops. The staff were very friendly and extremely helpful with offering suggestions and giving information. The free walking tour to the lighthouse with Todd was fantastic and really worth doing. The hostel offers free bike hire which is also great. My only complaint would be... More 

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location was great, right near everything, and the free lighthouse tour was fantastic. Todd was a real gem and really showed us the local side of Byron. You got to meet a lot of interesting people staying at the hostel as well, it was really good

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Thank Alana P
Todd_Cape_YHA, Manager at Cape Byron YHA, responded to this review

Hey Alana, Thanks for writing a review! We're glad to hear you had a great time with us, the lighthouse tour is an absolute blast, good to hear you enjoyed it as much as we do! Safe Travels More 

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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good place to be when u are In Byron, calm hostel with nice staff. Not a party hostel we went to an other hostel for nightlife. Wfii was really bad (only negative) free bikes for hire and sheep surfboards for hire. Kitchen was clean all time only because of staff cleaning two times a day and dishes are keep in... More 

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Thank Tobbe E
Todd_Cape_YHA, Manager at Cape Byron YHA, responded to this review

Hey there, Thanks for taking the time to write a review with us! Sorry to hear about your experience with the Wifi, we do have premium wifi which you can purchase and does run smoother than the Free Wifi we offer. Maybe next time that can be an option. Good to hear you made use of the free bikes and... More 

Passau, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty nice hostel, good location, just 3 minutes walk to the beach, a few minutes to the centre. Nice staff, clean bathrooms and rooms. Cool pool area. Wifi is very bad and the hostel was pretty expensive aswell. So that's probably the only bad thing. Kitchen was good aswell.

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Thank Carolin O
Todd_Cape_YHA, Manager at Cape Byron YHA, responded to this review

Hey there! Cheers for taking the time to write a review. Awesome that you enjoyed your time with us! Shame the Wifi wasn't working too well for you, we do have premium wifi available which might be a better option next time! Have fun on the rest of your journey! Safe Travels More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cape byron yha has a really friendly vibe with lots of cool people to meet. The hostle has a big balcony overlooking a crystal clear pool. The free tour guided by the helpful staff was a great way to see Byron's headland, lighthouse, sea turtles, rays, and dolphins. Over all a great place to stay in Byron Bay

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Thank Nicholas G
Todd_Cape_YHA, Manager at Cape Byron YHA, responded to this review

Hey Nicholas! Thanks a heap for writing a review. Good on you for heading out on the Free Lighthouse Tour, and super lucky to catch all that wildlife too! Hopefully we'll see you back here sometime, the pool is waiting! Cheers More 

Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great hostel! The staff were absolutely lovely- both receptionist workers were very accommodating, informative, and helpful; the kitchen and bathroom facilities were nice and clean; and the location was right in the centre of town. Would recommend to anyone!!

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Thank Carliv123
Todd_Cape_YHA, Manager at Cape Byron YHA, responded to this review

Hey there, Thanks heaps for writing a great review! Great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! We love helping out where we can, so good to hear you had a lovely stay here in Byron Bay! Safe Travels More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We can absolutely recommend this hostel to anyone out there looking for a great place to stay in Byron Bay! When we first came here, we were in a very difficult situation desperately looking for a place to stay when every single hostel was said to be fully booked online. But the staff here were so incredibly nice to offer... More 

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Thank Liese R
Todd_Cape_YHA, Manager at Cape Byron YHA, responded to this review

Hey there! Thanks a heap for taking the time to write a review! So good to hear you had a wonderful time in Byron Bay! And enjoyed all the activities our hostel has on! Would love to see you back here! Safe Travels More 

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