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Nimbin Rox Backpackers Resort

74 Thorburn Street, Nimbin, New South Wales 2480, 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
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I pulled up on the day asking for a camp spot, we were greeted by a lovely lady and told that if you stay two nights you get one free! We stayed at this backpackers for a total of four nights and didn't want to leave! The views are amazing, people are great and the facilities are... More

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Abu Dhabi
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here in a spaceship van but the facilities were amazing and the surroundings are so peaceful and relaxing. The scenery is beautiful aswell and they have great deals everyday on food/pancakes etc. Really enjoyed our stay and the staff were so accommodating and friendly. Would recommend anyone who wants to visit nimbin to stay here 😄

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

This hostel was a dream come true. We booked in for one night and ended up staying 3! Nimbin itself is very layed back, welcoming to backpackers and a unique place. The hostel is situated only a 5 min walk from the town so you're close to everything however it's far enough away that you get to enjoy the absolutely... More

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Amazing experience. We weren't expecting "glamping" but we were happier for it. Each area has its own space so visitors don't have to be in each other's face, but there are also communal areas so you can meet new people. Large clean kitchen with everything you need and clean bathrooms, pool table, "lounge" area, swimming pool nestled within a volcanic... More

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Newcastle, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

such a relaxing place. I always take my own tent, have never been over crowded. The yha staff are friendly and helpful. Swimming pool, pool table, bbq & tree swings made an excellent holiday. Its like home. Highly recommended.

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

This NIMBIN YHA is very poor, I book a twin room and got a tent, I wasn't informed on the website that the room were tents and the facilties were really bad there were toilet broken holes in walls and the manager didn't even take a key depost as we were leaving to early in the morning (7:30) to get... More

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

Great little hostel nestled away in the trees about a 20 minute walk from Nimbin itself. Staff were super friendly and clearly love running the hostel. Stayed here for 3 nights on my way up the coast and very much enjoyed being able to completely chill out in this relaxed environment. Kitchen was ample size for the size of the... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

Hidden at the foot of the mountains this is an excellent well run hostel! Near enough to be part of Nimbin... Far enough away to chill! Manager couldn't be more helpful. Lifts people from bus, sorts in house Bbq's etc & can even be seen washing the sheets. If you are in Byron at least take one night at the... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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13 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

I stayed at the Nimbin Rox Backpackers on a short trip to escape the Gold Coast whilst in QLD for work. I was impressed. The staff member who took my call & showed me around once I arrived was very helpful and went out of her way to make guests feel welcome. The room I chose was a separate double... More

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Tipperary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

Really enjoyed our stay here. Stayed in a doubleroom (Orchard2), it was out back and away from pool/music room. The scenery is amazing and the town centre only a 10 minute walk away. The kitchen was top notch and what you would expect from a good hostel. Interent was free at reception. No TV in room but relaxation was the... More

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Address: 74 Thorburn Street, Nimbin, New South Wales 2480, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Nimbin
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Nimbin Rox YHA is located 1 km from Nimbin Town up on 250 acres of lush green land. We have a range of accommodation from dorms and double rooms to our yurts and iconic tepee. Rooms have fans for the summer and heaters for winter and include all your linen. We have a communal kitchen and TV room a fire pit for toasting your marshmallows, tropical outdoor swimming pool heated by the sun so get ready for a chilly wake up dip on a winters morning! A great way to start the day. Hammocks hide in trees and chill out areas around the property giving you a place to relax and let all of your worries drift off to the mountains in the distance.Nimbin Rox is also a photographer\'s dream, with misty mountains, the majestic Nimbin Rock, wallabies, echidnas, friendly kookaburras and - if you\'re lucky - our resident elusive platypus.Horse riders from beginners to advanced can enjoy our trail rides around our acreage with your local guide Al from Nimbin horse carts.Internet and Wi-Fi is available and if you need a few things from town we have a shuttle that runs twice a day or you can walk to town in approx 15mins.Once you\'re re-energised our friendly staff can book you your next bed, bus, tour or adventure.Life\'s more than a beach so come and discover the Nimbin Rox YHA for yourself.Nimbin Rox YHA is also happy to accommodate groups and works well for photography groups, yoga retreats, family reunions even small weddings. Please chat to our groups co-ordinator after booking if this interests you.Other features include: Laundry, book exchange, daily activities, iPod connection areas, vending/snack machine and free herbs in the kitchen (seasonal).Children are welcome but must be supervised whilst on the property. ... more   less 
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