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    The Flying Fox Backpackers

    190 Bathurst Rd, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Traveller (24)
          Room & Suite (5)
          Hotel & Grounds (14)
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          Overview
          • Excellent65%
          • Very good22%
          • Average4%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Room Service
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          Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel
          374 reviews
          #1 of 12 Speciality lodging in Katoomba
           
          Blue Mountains YHA
          267 reviews
          #2 of 12 Speciality lodging in Katoomba
           
          No. 14
          176 reviews
          #3 of 12 Speciality lodging in Katoomba
           
          The Carrington Hotel
          878 reviews
          #2 of 15 hotels in Katoomba
           
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          41 - 45 of 153 reviews

          Reviewed 8 March 2015

          My partner and I stayed in a double room. Comfortable bed. Clean. Towels etc. Nice ambience. Would definitely book here again. It is close to town. Close to all the tourist sites. Has a barbecue. The owner organises a dinner every night for a small...More

          Thank Brett A
          Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

          By far one of the best hostels I stayed in on my travels. The no technology rule is so, so refreshing to see. At least some one is trying to stem the technology onslaught that has devoured so many hostel's common areas. Also who doesn't...More

          Thank rproudfoot
          Reviewed 17 February 2015

          Its been a while since I've stayed in a hostel, since my backpacker days are about 10 years behind me. But I had no regrets with Flying Fox Backpackers. As the hostel was relatively quiet, I was kindly upgraded to a double room! The hostel...More

          Thank AlastairJM
          Reviewed 14 February 2015

          I don't say this easily, but it's so true, once you've been here you don't want to leave again. I've met some great people here who i really consider as friends now. I was supposed to stay for 2 nights but extended to 4, i...More

          Thank nsjansen
          Reviewed 8 February 2015

          I've stayed in a few Katoomba hostels over the years (the Cecil, the YHA, No 14 on Lovel St), and while those had their good and bad points this hostel was by far the most friendly and social hostel I've visited, and rooms were the...More

          Thank jebskulker
          Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel
          374 reviews
          #1 of 12 Speciality lodging in Katoomba
           
          Blue Mountains YHA
          267 reviews
          #2 of 12 Speciality lodging in Katoomba
           
          No. 14
          176 reviews
          #3 of 12 Speciality lodging in Katoomba
           
          The Carrington Hotel
          878 reviews
          #2 of 15 hotels in Katoomba
           
          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Parking
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$34 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          • Location
          • Australia >
          • New South Wales >
          • Blue Mountains >
          • Katoomba
          • Also Known As
          • The Flying Fox Backpackers Blue Mountains/Katoomba, Australia
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          Traveller (24)
          Room & Suite (5)
          Hotel & Grounds (14)
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          Room Tips
          "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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