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    Absolute Backpackers Mission Beach

    28 Wongaling Beach Rd, Wongaling Beach, Mission Beach, Queensland 4852, Australia
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    Traveler (55)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Room & Suite (2)
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good26%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
    Travelers talk about
    “free bbq” (27 reviews)
    “tv room” (36 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (64 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 247 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Lovely little hostel right on mission beach, we needed somewhere quick to stay for a few nights and it was easy to just walk in and book! Very quiet (apart from an argument one night) but overall a good stay with friendly staff. Also, Brad...More

    Thank HayleyWaltham1234
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Really disappointing stay in a private double room. We had no power in our room whatsoever and there was no one around to help as the reception shuts after 8-8:30. We asked the woman that checked us in but she was clueless and was just...More

    Thank Zara T
    Response from bradabsolute, Manager at Absolute Backpackers Mission BeachResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Zara I apologise for the problems you had while you were staying with us. Unfortunately, we had an Electrical and Plumbing disaster and the Power was out during your stay. Everything is now fixed and operational. Send me a message if you are in...More

    Reviewed May 26, 2017

    Super people, nice team. Everything was in order and check in without problems. Everything well maintained and also fast internet is available. I can definitely recommend.Woolie is about 3 minutes to walk the hostel is relatively central and good conection to the beach

    Thank alex k
    Response from bradabsolute, Manager at Absolute Backpackers Mission BeachResponded May 28, 2017

    Thank you for the review Alex it was great having you here. Happy Travels :)

    Reviewed February 27, 2017

    Very quiet, comfy, large spacious rooms. Good kitchen with everything you need and clean bathrooms. Good Wifi. The staff on reception are very helpful. 5 mins from the beach and the Greyhound Coach stop.

    Thank LittIe_Miss_TraveI
    Response from bradabsolute, Reception at Absolute Backpackers Mission BeachResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello Little Miss Travel! Thank you for your response! We're glad you had a good stay in our hostel :)

    Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

    Even for the relatively low price we found this backpackers to be very disappointing. Our stay wasn't off to a flyer as we discovered dirty sheets and towels on the springy uncomfortable bed. On request these were replaced but the poor cleaning standards extended to...More

    Thank Ross M
    Response from bradabsolute, Manager at Absolute Backpackers Mission BeachResponded December 27, 2016

    Hi Ross Thank you for the feedback, I apologise that the standards were a little down on your visit. Unfortunately, you were here when we were really quite before we got busy for Xmas. I had more staff than guests. I was going through a...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Price range
    • $18 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
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    • Queensland >
    • Mission Beach >
    • Wongaling Beach
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    Traveler (55)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (45)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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    "C2 was awesome"
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    "I slept in a van in the carpark. it was lovely."
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    "great for group travellers or travellers wanting to meet new people"
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    "Choose a room with AC, Do a skydive!"
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