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    The 13th Apostle Backpackers

    28 Old Post Office Road, Princetown, Victoria 3269, Australia
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    1 - 5 of 19 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    It's near to the 12 apostles, about 10minutes drive. And also the camping zone. The room and bed is clean. Just the floor is a little bit sandy but you can wear yr shoes in. Wash room is clean too, but shower soap is not...More

    Thank vivi_neo
    Response from The13thApostle, Manager at The 13th Apostle BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello Vivi_neo. Thanks for your review. As we are a backpackers located only 5 minutes from the beach, it is sometimes hard to keep the sand out. We do vacuum and mop the entire hostel every morning before guests arrive. As we are a backpackers...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here for one night with friends on the weekend. The place is basic with outdoor cooking areas and bunk beds. The outdoor cooking is handy if you want to do a BBQ or cook up a storm. The men's toilet has broken urinals and...More

    Thank DonnieT7
    Response from The13thApostle, Manager at The 13th Apostle BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello DonnieT7. Thanks for the review and the some description of the hostel. We appreciate this. We are aware that the male urinals are out of order; the backpackers has recently been taken over by new management and we are in the process of addressing...More

    Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

    This hostel has a fantastic location and great facilities. A modern building with comfortable lounge and sleeping areas. Warm as toast on a wet night. Breakfast provided in the morning too. Mat is providing a excellent service for tired travellers.

    Thank Colin W
    Response from The13thApostle, Manager at The 13th Apostle BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Colin! Thanks for the lovely review. It was awesome meeting you and so stoked I was able to offer a good service. Wishing you happy travels and peace mate! Hope to see you again sometime somewhere!

    Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

    I was doing a bike road trip on Great Ocean Road. I got a bike accident just 1 hour before I could arrive the hostel, and the host managed to pick me up. They also drove me around shown me the Gipson Steps and 12...More

    Thank Karen C
    Response from The13thApostle, Manager at The 13th Apostle BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Karen, Thanks for your lovely review. Always happy to help out when and where we can. So glad you loved the hostel. Come and visit us again :)

    Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

    The hostel is one of a kind -great rooms, welcoming environment, very comfortable, good value and extremely clean. We loved that it was nestled amongst nature, with lots of Australian wildlife nearby. It's not often we write a review but our stay in Princetown was...More

    Thank Peter G
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    Fran_from_Frankston
    12 September 2017|
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    Response from The13thApostle | Property representative |
    Hello Fran from Frankston! Yes all the bathrooms are shared. There are seperate male and female bathrooms. Thanks for your enquiry. If you have any other questions feel free to give us a call :)
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