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Bicheno Backpackers

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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“the kitchen”(27 reviews)
“bed dorm”(4 reviews)
“enjoyed my stay”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came down for 1 night and spent the weekend diving so i didn't really spend that much time in the room. I got room 13 which was very clean and well maintained, as well as the bathroom. i also left my charger in the...More

Thank Adrian P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This backpackers has two locations, effectively two separate buildings. This isn't a problem but if you were booking a large group then you might want to ensure you all stayed in the one building. The place was clean, everything operated smoothly, the place didn't look...More

Thank Paul L
Response from mongosemporium, Owner at Bicheno BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Paul. Thanks for the positive review which pretty much reflects this budget business to a tee! We are happy you appreciated it for what it is & that you found it clean and well run. We are a small business who employ local staff...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely dirty hostel. Lots of French backpackers in the summer, up until 4am talking in the dorms with the light on. Refused to be quiet after being asked politely. No management after 5pm. I have travelled all over the world staying in hostels and this...More

Thank emmabarnett23
Response from mongosemporium, Owner at Bicheno BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Emma. We are really sorry to hear about your experience with us. We have many guests from all over the globe and don't have too many as inconsiderate as you have mentioned. There is in fact a live in manager available 24/7 easily contactable...More

Reviewed April 16, 2018

this hostel is convenience and great Location, have car park and room is clean and big living room with kitchen, near restaurant and shop, go to the "Blow Hole" is just 5 mins walk and can see the penguins at the blow hole when they...More

Thank Reno C
Response from mongosemporium, Owner at Bicheno BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the positive review Reno and happy travels.

Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Booked the Budget Twin. The house was very nice and clean. We forgot our passports but they managed to bring them to Hobart. Thanks so much for that! Bicheno is a small but nice town. Go to Freycinite National Park!

Thank Jeffrey G
Response from mongosemporium, Owner at Bicheno BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for review Jeffrey and we were happy to reunite you with your passports.

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$46 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$46 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"For families, it will be good to request for The Shack."
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"Rooms away from the common areas would be quieter I would think."
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"Ask for one that doesn't smell like penguin."
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"The 2 bed accommodation is newer than the dormitory."
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