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Caravella Backpackers

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“private room”(31 reviews)
“free wifi”(38 reviews)
“air con”(42 reviews)
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All reviewsprivate roomfree wifiair confree shuttle from the airportswimming poolshared bathroomcommunal areasbed dormbooked a double roomminute walklaundry facilitiesbars and restaurantsbig kitchennice poolceiling fankitchen arearecommend staying here
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent one night at caravellas. The hostel is very good value considering the excellent location and facilities. It is definitely a hostel rather than a hotel but is exactly as advertised. Staff were very friendly and helpfully recommended and arranged a very good scuba...More

Thank claireb1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Caravella Backpacker Hostel was a great place to stay. The friendly staff made us feel very welcome and were very helpful. The hostel is well placed on the Esplanade which is just a few metres from the seafront and the town centre is not far...More

Thank Ba8ydriver
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere but the bathrooms and rooms where not clean. The bunkbed was very low, so if you had the "under bed" you would hit your head in the bed on top. You have to pay to use wifi after 22.00.

Thank Linnea P
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Our stay at the Caravella was super in every way. Our room was a very generous suite with comfortable bed and very clean throughout. The reception we received was very warm and extremely helpful for planning our trip in this part of Australia. We received...More

Thank Lynne A
Reviewed 15 November 2017

As far as I'm concerned, for what they are charging, YOU CANNOT GET ANY BETTER RIGHT ON THE ESPLANADE, which, trust me, makes a big difference to the blocks behind it, which can get pretty dodgy at night. Here you will look at the Coral...More

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US$30 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$30 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (75)
Room & Suite (28)
Pool & Beach (6)
Dining (3)
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gstandi
7 November 2017|
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Response from Paula_Prina | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at the private room and it was quite clean. So I guess the mixed dorm is clean as well.
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acchk
6 November 2014|
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Response from yummymummyWellington | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have them in the rooms - they are pretty basic! But as the other comment says - the front desk seems to have everything you need and they are very helpful!
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"Room pool, view are better"
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"some rooms only have bathroom windows, so a little stuffy"
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"Private room #67 was great for the price."
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"Free wifi in common areas."
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