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Prom Coast Backpackers YHA

40 Station Road, Foster, Victoria 3960, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great little hostel. Super cosy and peaceful. Nice garden where you can enjoy a meal, cup of tea etc..Kitchen is well equipped. Short walk to the shops and cafes. Staff were really friendly and helpful.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

I have been to this hostel once a year for the past 5 years. We book the place out for a weekend and spend the weekend in and around the small town, including a game of golf and a trip to the local football. The hostel is really comfortable. It has excellent heating, which is great given we go in... More 

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Thank Russmel
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

A great hostel - only 3 rooms. Clean with fast wifi .... what more can you ask for ! Hostel is in closest town to Wilsons Promontory (The Prom), but this is still about 60 km from the main centre in the park. There isn't any public transport to the park. But this sounds like it is a general meeting... More 

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Thank Almostgreynomad
St. Moritz, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

Originally, I planned to stay only one night - due to the weather I couldn't do my complete hike and so I stayed 3 nights. The hosts are very helpful and nice and try to help wherever possible. It doesn't feel like a hostel, more a home which are sharing more people. It was a really great stay and the... More 

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Thank Nicole K
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I loved this micro-hostel in Foster, the gateway to Wilson Promontory. It only has three bedrooms; a four bed dorm, a three bed dorm and a double. There is a lovely kitchen and TV room for guests. There is also free wi-fi, a computer to use for free and they let you use their washing machine for free. At $30... More 

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Thank Stuart K
Forchheim, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This YHA is a small jewel. It is located in Foster, a small town near of the Wilsons Prom Nat Park. It is a very small hostel (I think just 10 beds) in a beautiful small old house. Check-In works very easy and fast, the owners are very friendly and helpfull. Everything is very clean and there are no "party... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

My experience at this hostel was truly bizarre. I stayed here because it was the only cheap accommodation I could find near Wilson's Prom (campsites during the month of Jan are insanely difficult to get). When I arrived they told me that the hostel was full and that I would be staying in one of the two bedroom apartments next... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

this is probably the smallest hostel i've ever stayed in, with only three rooms. we stayed in a very comfortable double room, which was very clean - same as the kitchen and the bathrooms. the owners are very nice and can organise transport to the prom national park, i've you're travelling by bus.

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Thank Aurel_1986
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

It's a cottage turned into a backpackers, so the small size means it's very humble but cosy. Kudos to the hot water in the bathroom, as I visited in winter. The TV is good and the Internet on the PC reasonable. Didn't try to use the wifi as the hostel was so quiet I had the PC to myself. Kitchen... More 

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Thank glache
Holmen, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

The Hostel for the evening was the Prom Coast Backpackers. I had reserved a single room (not ready for the multiple person room yet – that comes tomorrow in Phillip Island!), and I settled in to the very comfortable home to catch up on some work items. The backpacker has three rooms – mine with a single queen-sized bed, a... More 

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