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    Bicheno Backpackers

    11 Morrison Street | PO Box 177, Bicheno, Tasmania 7215, Australia
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Beachfront Bicheno
    363 reviews
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    Bicheno by the Bay
    229 reviews
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    Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

    Bicheno Backpackers has the bet hostel rooms and common areas that we have stayed in! The 8 person rooms are better than the others as they're nice wood framed beds each with they're own privacy curtain. My girlfriend and I had end to end ones...More

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    Reviewed 14 May 2015

    I had a lovely stay at this place...surprisingly despite of one BIG glitch. I only needed a place to sleep for one night so it didn't make much sense to me to stay in more expensive hotels. So I booked a female only shared room...More

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    Response from mongosemporium, Owner at Bicheno Backpackers

    Thanks for the updated review (I am sure you left us a similar, not so lengthy review in December?) Just to be clear on a couple of points, our hostel is treated for bed bugs annually and we are bed bug free. I think you...More

    Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

    My sister and I loved this little backpackers joint. It was warm, clean, and conveniently located near Freycinet National Park. There were a couple good places to eat nearby and the sunset was spectacular. The rooms looked like they had been recently renovated and the...More

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    Response from mongosemporium, Owner at Bicheno Backpackers

    Hello and thanks for the review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. Our budget twin option does include one room that is required to use the bathroom in an adjacent building a few metres away. This is clearly outlined on our website & we...More

    Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

    We had a wonderful time in this backpacker. Very cleaned and nice location ! If you go after the sunset on bicheno beach you can see beautiful penguins !!!! Shower dorms and common area very cleaned. We had so much fun in there. !! A...More

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    Response from mongosemporium, Owner at Bicheno Backpackers

    Thanks for the great review. We are happy you enjoyed your stay.

    Reviewed 5 April 2015

    Pretty standard hostel, adequate kitchen facilities, clean rooms the wifi was truly terrible so if you need a speedy connection, hang out outside the tourist information office and use theirs... toilets were usually out of toilet paper which is a pain in the middle of...More

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    Response from mongosemporium, Owner at Bicheno Backpackers

    Hi there and thanks for the review. Bicheno is not yet on the National Broadband Network which can make our free Wi-Fi service a little slow at peak times, something which is out of our control. Toilets in the bunkhouse are checked at 7pm each...More

    Beachfront Bicheno
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    Wintersun Gardens Motel
    378 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Bicheno
     
    Bicheno East Coast Holiday Park
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    Room Tips
    "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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    "Do your shopping early ... since it is a small town all the shops close early"
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