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    The Flying Fox Backpackers

    190 Bathurst Rd, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good22%
    • Average4%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel
    424 reviews
    #1 of 13 Speciality lodging in Katoomba
     
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    31 - 35 of 143 reviews

    Reviewed 10 August 2015

    My arrival was as coming into a friends house. Really laid back atmosphere and overall cozy. There was a 6pm social time that Ross (the owner) was enforcing in the living room area. So no multi media allowed. I tought it was great because as...More

    Thank Ingedives
    Reviewed 30 July 2015

    My aunt and I stayed here for two nights the end of July (2015). Overall, the place was nice - quiet, pretty clean (for a hostel, at least), and convenient location. The owner (I believe he was the owner) was very nice and helpful (in...More

    Thank Travelista_0
    Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

    I came to stay at the Flying Fox in the middle of winter. I wasn't planning on staying long, but the friendly atmosphere of the hostel and the beautiful blue mountains sucked me in and I had to extend my stay! Definitely recommend staying in...More

    Thank holycricket
    Reviewed 15 July 2015

    Good location, nice free breakfast, clean dorms and bathroom. Owner Ross is more than willing to help you choose a hike and is very friendly. It gets cold inside despite log fire and heaters, but would in spite of that definitely recommend! Atmosphere is wonderful.

    Thank Jennifer P
    Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

    Bathrooms are way too limited with a queue present most of the time. Hostel staff all looked unfriendly. Also, I visited in the coldest time of the year and the heaters were weak so we freezing! However, the layout of the hostel was great with...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • US$38 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • Australia >
    • New South Wales >
    • Blue Mountains >
    • Katoomba
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    • The Flying Fox Backpackers Blue Mountains/Katoomba, Australia
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    KCWatford
    31 May 2017|
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    Response from rainbowstained | Reviewed this property |
    Hello! Sorry, I don't think there are private bathrooms, but there are private rooms where you can book for 2 (if I'm not wrong)! Cheers!
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    "Dorm 6 is the ultimate"
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    "We got an upgrade of a room for 2 , dont know about the dorms."
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    "Aside from a few minor things, this place is great"
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    "As a solo female traveler I always prefer female dorms - they do have two private rooms too if you are a..."
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