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Erskine River Backpackers

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Jan 24, 2018
“Good and cheap”
Dec 12, 2016
“Great chill out place”
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What's included
Free Wifi
Fitness center
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Location and contact
6 Mountjoy Parade, Lorne, Victoria 3232, Australia
22 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

The man who runs the place is very nice and does whatever he needs, to fulfill our needs. My sister and I arrived late in the evening, but we got some bunk beds in a room with 6 other backpackers, which was totally fine because...More

Date of stay: January 2018
2  Thank Laura M
Reviewed December 12, 2016

I have stayed at this backpackers several times and will always return. On the last occasion I took my girlfriend and we were treated to a lovely room with en-suite facilities and the usual use of communal kitchen/areas. Robbo who runs the place was at...More

Date of stay: November 2016
3  Thank Amir R
Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

Great hostel, rooms and kitchen are clean. Really beautiful location, wild cockatoos are flying around the hostel and it's surrounded by beautiful nature. It's only a short walk to the beach. It's feels like home there and like living with a family. Highly recommended.

Date of stay: February 2016
2  Thank Olga B
Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

A bit of a hard place to find but it is located right after the grocery store. You need cash and have to meet up with the Robbo who works there. If you can't find him the manager works at the grocery store and his...More

Date of stay: February 2016
1  Thank Dylan L
Reviewed January 16, 2016

Hard to find information about this backpackers on the internet but it is worth finding if you are travelling on a tight budget. The rooms are dated but clean and neat and you have everything you need, including a private shower in the double rooms....More

Date of stay: January 2016
3  Thank DadaMzungu
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Also Known As
Erskine River Backpackers Hotel Lorne
Erskine River Backpackers Lorne, South Pacific
Australia > Victoria > Lorne
Also Known As
Erskine River Backpackers Hotel Lorne
Erskine River Backpackers Lorne, South Pacific
Australia > Victoria > Lorne
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"Speak to the owner and win his trust in your character. If he likes you, I'm sure he'll sort you..."
Jan 6, 2015
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"Call or get there in the morning."
Oct 18, 2012
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"stay else where!!!!!!!!!"
Feb 20, 2012
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