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1849 Backpackers Hotel, Albany

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly and helpful staff. Great atmosphere. Great pancakes for breakfast. I would only stay there in Albany. Information about Albany is readily available. Thank you so much for your hospital. Will visit again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to base your self to see Albany any the surrounding areas. The staff where really welcoming and helpful, Aaron gave me a whole days worth of things to do and see to the point that I had to do a few things the next morning before I left. The hostel its self is clean and tidy with... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To my new friends at 1849 Backpackers Hotel, thank-you for making my stay a very memorable one and I will defiantly come visit again. I live in Perth and went to Albany for a week, solo to take photos for my studies. I choose 1849 Backpackers Hotel on line for their great price, location and facilities. The hotel, defiantly meet... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed over night here with my husband, daughter and her 3 small children, really enjoyed ourselves, we were lucky to catch a night where they were doing a free barbecue for dinner, we had a great evening with something for everyone from our 1 year old grandy to us oldies, table tennis, darts, musical instruments place to play ball and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I randomly stumbled into 1849 Backpackers Albany while travelling the Great Southern with my parents and only stayed for 2nights, unfortunately. I must say we were all enthusiastic! Hostels are made of comfort, style position, and facilities. 1849 is built into one of Albany's historic buildings, right in the middle of the town centre and a 2minutes walk from the... More 

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Thank Tommaso C
Osaka, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely time staying at this backpackers. I was only there for one night after walking the Bibbulmun Track, but found the owners to be really lovely and very helpful people. Best part about this place: free all-you-can-eat pancakes for breakfast every morning!! They even let me check in early the day I arrived and have breakfast, even though... More 

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Thank Sacha D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in lots of hostels all over Australia and 1849 Backpackers is definitly one of my favourites. Because they have helpful and friendly staff. They know Albany well and if you have questions what to do they are really happy to help you. Yummy pancakes breakfast in the morning. Everything is very clean. Great atmosphere in common areas. Best... More 

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Thank Carla U
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

I stayed in many backpacker hostels and this is definitely my favourite. The staff is so friendly and always there for you, the place is clean and tidy, there is free unlimited wifi and the whole atmosphere makes you feel happy and comfortable. This hostel really becomes your home for the time of your stay. I would go back anytime.... More 

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Thank JanaK1997
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

I've been in many backpackers, a lot of the time its the people there who make the experience but as far as facilities and the back packers its-self. 1849 is the best one I've stayed in. It's got it all, free, delicious pancakes, bread, tea, coffee, cooking oils etc. its always very clean, got a huge flat screen. Excellent books,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We stayed there for two nights and were impressed by the friendliness of the staff there. I especially amazed by the online chatting tool on their website, they actually have people answering questions very promptly. The hostel is located centrally, and within walking distance to eateries and grocery shop. We got a room of six bunk beds for five of... More 

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1849Backpackers, Owner at 1849 Backpackers Hotel, Albany, responded to this review

Hello Joyce, thank you for sending in your review for 1849 Backpackers, we very much appreciate it and thank you for choosing to come and stay with us :o) We are also very happy you enjoyed your experience here, and that your first experience in an Australian Backpackers has been a positive one. We don't put a heater in ever... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
1849 Is WA's 5-Star Backpackers, the only Albany hostel featured in the latest Lonely Planet and winner of TripAdvisor's award for Excellence the last THREE years. We'll provide the comfort and security in a beautifully looked after premises, to ensure your stay with us is memorable. Unique features include a grassed, fenced four a side soccer pitch and volleyball court, free fast, unlimited WiFi, free delicious pancakes made for you each morning, games room, free bike hire AND a new theatre with stage, stage lighting and musical instruments free to use downstairs. Large screen TV in the lounge with FOXTEL and SETANTA, ensuring all matches in the new European league season are available free to guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 1849 Backpackers Hotel, Albany

Address: 45 Peels Pl | (Gps Address: 49 Peels Place), Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
Location: Australia > Western Australia > Albany
Price Range: $40 - $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — 1849 Backpackers Hotel, Albany 2*
Number of rooms: 23
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