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Dolphins Beach House

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Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

The double room was nice and private at the back in the quiet. The private kitchen for only the 3 double rooms is a very good idea. Kitchen and bathroom had everything you need. Fridge / freezer / TV / DVD. The chill out area was good and nice atmosphere. The free shuttle was very useful. The location in terms...

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Greater Perth, Australia
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Just spent the one night here. Pretty clean compared to some hostels I've been to. A bit far out of the way but have a shuttle. Staff were friendly and helpful on arrival and check-out. Clean sheets. Wifi was great. Nice and quiet & relaxed. Nothing amazing but clean and basic and well priced for what you get.

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Thank Jen S
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

This is one of my favourite hostels in Australia. Lovely place to chill out. Staff are friendly and helpful. This is not a party hostel at all, but if you want to relax it's perfect. Close to Sunshine Beach and some cute cafes. Dorm rooms are basic but clean. There is a kitchen area and bathroom between 2 dorms.

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Thank HPatch4
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

We had a great stay in Dolphins! The hostel has a great vibe and everyone is very friendly! Beautiful hostel with plenty of seating areas to relax in! Only issue is the shuttle bus is infrequent and we waited almost an hour upon getting to noosa to get to the hostel.

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Thank Matthew O
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Not quite sure what happened to my booking, I booked a twin room as single rooms are not available at Dolphin Beach House. When I arrived I was told I was going into a bunk room for 4 people, I said as long as I am not sharing as I booked a twin room for just me. The apartment had...

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Thank 77Rachel
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 October 2015

On arrival in Noosa we were picked up from the bus station which is a great bonus! After check in to our dorm room the friendly staff were very helpful in helping us plan what to do during our stay. They even helped with the confusion of the rest of our trip calling greyhound for us. Each unit has 9...

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Thank jerry j
Noosa, Australia
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Don't step off the treadmill here if you want booze, parties and plastic toys. This is an quiet oasis by a great natural beach not far from the Noosa strip with a chilled, thoughtful, slowly changing community of travellers peacefully going about the bhikshu of their imaginings, or checking their emails at least. The middle path: somewhere between hippiedom and...

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Thank AfterSisyphus
Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Apart from the garish pink walls this hostel is a quite, chilled place with clean and well maintained rooms and facilities. Free wifi is provided in the communal area and all dorms contained their own kitchen and bathroom. The communal area features wicker sofas and chairs, hammocks and bean bags. Comfortable beds in the rooms and the bathroom and shower...

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Thank dannyalder88
Steenwijk, The Netherlands
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Location direct to nationalpark and beach!! (surf beach is near the town, but they take you there for free!) Rooms so relaxed and easy! Cool rooms no noise and every dorm has his own kitchen area toilet and shower!! Free wifi, Free tv and movies, Relaxing area with lounge banks! Staff was excellent!! I want to go back there and...

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Thank Tom J
County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

Actually stayed here in august 2006 while backpacking up the coast. It was my fave hostel ever so chilled and relaxed. . Lovely staff and right by the beach. We used to use the shuttle bus service daily. Loved the bbq nights around the camp fire with the staff and other guests. Made some great friends and memories at dolphins.

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Free Internet
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chill out and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of Dolphins Beach House at beautiful Sunshine Beach, Noosa.This secluded, hippy-style haven is the closest hostel to the beach in Noosa, situated next to Noosa National Park with a boutique shopping village just one minute away.The ambience of this family-run hostel is quirky and unique - definitely not part of a franchise backpackers business. The owners are experienced travelers themselves, and Dolphins Beach House reflects their love of travel, with many exotic artifacts from India to Burma and Thailand. Once you slip past the gardens, the trees, the funky pink walls and the Guatemalan architecture, you'll realize that you have found a restful retreat.It's no wonder that Dolphins Beach House is Lonely Planet's best pick for Noosa for 2010 / 2011. Relax, unwind, enjoy.Our friendly staff are always happy to recommend where to go and what to see next. Office hours are 8:00 am to 7:00 pm ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphins Beach House

Address: 14 Duke Street | Sunshine Beach, Noosa, Queensland, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Noosa
Price Range: $30 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dolphins Beach House 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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“All the rooms are pretty much the same! They are all small and comfortable!”
907braydena, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Make your room is cleaned properly if it is a double of any kind!!”
Noufy, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with no courtyard view are most likely to avoid peoples noise.”
467elenam, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The hostel is quiet and easy to sleep in with all rooms clean and comfortable”
dannyalder88, 29 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Room 4 is the one you should ask for!!”
tomj656, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
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