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Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I booked Blue Mountain Backpacker Hostel based on the glowing reviews. Unfortunately it didn't live up to them! Katoomba and the Blue Mountains are amazing, but I won't return here. Positives: + Lots of information, leaflets, hostel info is clear + Large kitchen, sharing fridge + Large lockers for storage + Good for families and groups Negatives: - COLD! The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very impressed by the cleanliness of this hostel. Kitchen is cleaned out daily, lots of space in the fridges, large lockers in the room to keep your stuff in so there's nothing strewn all over the floor. Bathrooms were very clean as well. Also impressed by the extras - free pool table/foosball/board games to borrow, free laundry and free WiFi!... More 

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Thank Brianna B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very good backpack with great staff! A nice and big kitchen with a great living room and free laundry! All of this for a good price and a fantastic location! Close from the train station and directly in the town center.

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Thank joe c
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean rooms and bathrooms. The backpackers is in an older style building but were nice and warm in our room. They had kindly put the heater on before we arrived. Staff were friendly and helpful. We were allowed to leave our bags there the next day while we explored the Blue Mountains which was very handy. Only disappointment was... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed four night in a four bed dorm. This hostel is very clean. The beds are comfortable and the rooms have plenty of locker space for storage. The staff are friendly and able to provide knowledgeable help in getting around Katoomba. Definitely recommend this hostel, I would stay again.

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BM_Backpackers, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Hey Mel! Thanks for your fantastic review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay. We do hope to see you back here again one day :) More 

Singapore, Singapore
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The kitchen was amazing despite it just being a hostel. We loved the very convenient location of the hostel - near the train station, and Coles! Easy access to all the bus that brings you to the Blue Mountains as well. Plenty of washrooms, and very helpful and friendly staff!

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Thank AZGzx
Swindon, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights in 12 bed dorm. Clean and friendly staff. Kitchen big and lots of facilities to use. Good location really close to everything. Staff helpful about nearby restraints and pubs. Lots of information. In lounge good tv and pool table. Would recommend :-)

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Thank SophieTremlin
BM_Backpackers, Front Office at Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Sophie, Thanks for your review, we're glad you enjoyed your stay with us, visit again anytime! Kind regards, Catherine and the team at BMBH More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

spend 1night with 3 friends. 4 of us shared 1 room. Clean and comfy with affordable price. Staffs are friendly and welcoming, showing us the bus schedule forward blue mountain. full kitchen equitsments are available. Kitchen is big enough for people cooking at the same time. We cooked our dinner there.

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Thank 38yany
BM_Backpackers, Front Office at Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Hi 39yany, Thanks for your review! We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind regards, Catherine and the team at BMBH More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Nice location , close to station, pubs and restaurants. Very clean and tidy. We have a really nice time. Friendly and helpful staff. Rooms are big and very comfortable. Full equipped kitchen. You won't regret.

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Thank Santiago V
BM_Backpackers, Front Office at Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Hello Santiago V, Thank you for your positive review, we're really glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind regards, Catherine and the team at BMBH More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

The hostel was very nice for what you pay; comfortable beds, nice friendly staff and quite nicely decorated rooms too. I was very nice and warm in my room, the provide you with a duvet and a blanket. The kitchen was good but you need your own oil and salt and pepper, but they do provide pans. I would definitely... More 

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Thank Liv T
BM_Backpackers, Front Office at Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Liv T, Thank you for your positive review, great to read that you enjoyed your stay here, come back soon! Kind regards, Catherine and the team at BMBH More 

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  • Free Internet
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel was opened on May 1st 2009. It has a range of rooms from dorms to doubles. It has a new kitchen and free internet ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel

Address: 144 Bathurst Road, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia (Formerly Central Blue Backpackers)
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Price Range: $34 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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