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  • Excellent72%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“surf boards”(16 reviews)
“free activities”(13 reviews)
“the east coast”(20 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a 6 bed dorm which was pleasant enough. The downside was the lack of air conditioning. The rooms are rather small so a small fan was the only relief we had. The kitchen was pretty grim. Pots and pans rarely were clean...More

Thank ImogenWillis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here last night with my partner in our camper van and parked in the hostel car park for a fee of $20pp and with that you can use all facilities of the hostel. Showers, kitchen, toilets, WiFi, pool and kayaks/surf boards etc. The...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

I loved staying at this hostel. It’s small and homey, social but will still get a good night’s sleep. The best part is all the backpacker-budget-friendly activities they organize; my absolute favorite (and one of my Australia highlights so far) was going to see the...More

Thank Carmen E
Response from chez528958, Owner at Aussitel BackpackersResponded April 18, 2018

Thanks for the awesome review! We are so happy when our guests take part in all of the activities on offer and we love sharing our beautiful part of the world. Safe travels :)

Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Really clean backpackers, very accommodating staff and good sociable activities for free or really cheap! A little bit out of the centre but worth it and they run shuttles to collect you from the bus stop Free wifi too.. winner

Thank Lohorton1
Response from chez528958, Owner at Aussitel BackpackersResponded April 18, 2018

Thanks for the awesome review! We are stoked to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, safe travels :)

Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

The hostel is excellent. The rooms, common area and bathrooms are perfectly clean, the beds are comfortable, the wifi is very good, there are plenty of things to rent for free (stand up paddle boards, kayaks...), the hostel offers cheap tours for its guests (i.e....More

Thank lenalena7
Response from chez528958, Owner at Aussitel BackpackersResponded April 6, 2018

Wow thanks for the awesome review! We are stoked to hear you enjoyed your time at Aussitel. All the best for your future travels

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US$18 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Best kitchen, incredible atmosphere, free Surf Boards, great beaches for surfing"
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"Dorms are super clean as well as the bathrooms!"
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"12 has a pool view ;)"
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"dorms obviosuly have betetr value, but if you want privateness go for a single room."
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