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    Friendly Hostel

    182 Torquay Rd, Scarness, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good26%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “free bikes” (15 reviews)
    “free wifi” (21 reviews)
    “living room” (11 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 163 reviews

    Reviewed May 31, 2017

    I read some good and bad reviews, with some people saying the manager was rude. I now realise why some people didn't like the manager. He is not rude - just very direct, blunt, and to the point. He definitely lacks people skills and really...More

    Thank Travellerlgb
    Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

    Our stay here would best be described as indifferent. We arrived late, but the guy on reception advised us it was only a short walk or to take a cab - the walk was easy enough. All arrangements were left in the safe. The owner/...More

    Thank Shannon K
    Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

    This Hostel is one of the best Hostels I stayed in. I booked a 3 bed room and I actually got put in a 2 bed room. I've never had that before in a hostel. I really enjoyed the stay there - it didn't feel...More

    Thank Kathi P
    Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

    This hostel was the first one of my solo trip and it was amazing! Super clean! Gary was friendly and helpful! The free shuttle from the greyhound bus stop was really useful! I really recommend it! The perfect stop before going to Fraser Island!

    Thank Loredana S
    Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

    Don't stay at this place! The place is dirty. The fridge doesn't close. You need to pay to have air conditioning (if your lucky enough to actually have someone to pay to) but worse of all, they lie. They said there will be a free...More

    1  Thank Gadi_mag
    Response from TheFriendlyHostel, Manager at Friendly HostelResponded April 9, 2017

    Hi Gadi It saddens us to hear that your experience at the hostel did not meet your expectations. However, there are a few points of your review that we would like to address. Our shuttle service runs from 8am to 6:30pm. As the Greyhound bus...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • $38 - $61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • Queensland >
    • Fraser Coast >
    • Hervey Bay >
    • Scarness
    • Also Known As
    • Friendly Hostel Hervey Bay, Australia - Scarness
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    "Rooms at the back of the hostel are quieter as there is a bus pick up out the front every morning around 7am."
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    "Take the bikes out!"
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    "No pool but could not remove this from the rating once I clicked on it :)"
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