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    The Arts Factory Backpackers Lodge

    Skinners Shoot Rd | Arts Factory Village, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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    1 - 5 of 468 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    So many communal spaces to chill out and meet new friends. Cozy couches by the fire, big booths, and an awesome bench for breakfast in the sun. Check the activities board on your way through reception. Confession; I loved the Stoner Surprise!

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Very nice people in the hostel and the staff is nice as well, especially the driver! The bush walk is good but the guy who does them is weird. Still a very good hostel with chilled Byron vibe! Loved it!

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The hostel was alright just not my cup of tea as it was too hippy for me. Birds with hair pits and people talking about saving the trees and animals but sitting there smoking a joint and eating cow at the same time. Staff were...More

    1  Thank Richie91
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Very good mood, peace & love. You can chill, play pool or tennis. Showers and restrooms are ok. Price is ok, but not very cheap. You can have prices if you stay many nights. QYou can spend a good moment in this place, in couple...More

    Thank Lola H
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    There is lots to love about this place: banana pancakes, a teepee with a wood burning stove in the middle, open mike night and some really warm and generous souls that make it easy to form fast friendships. One thing to really consider is that...More

    Thank Mairead C
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for taking the time to write a review Mairead, so glad you enjoyed your stay and recommended the hostel to other traveler's. It is important to note we run a free shuttle bus from 830 am until 3,00 am the next morning - so...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$42 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    Kylie S
    3 April 2017|
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    Response from artsfactory_13 | Property representative |
    Hello there, all our dorms have share bathroom and no ensuite.
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    Sam S
    1 January 2017|
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    Response from artsfactory_13 | Property representative |
    Hello there, our shuttle only services the local bus station. However there is a Ballina/Byron airport shuttle. You can contact them on - phone: (02) 6685 7447 or email easy bus byron-bay Best wishes
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    "Depends on what you are looking for : be adventurous. Camping available, as well as parking your van in the..."
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    "My 6 bed female dorm was ok, located close to the bathroom and the kitchen!"
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    "Private rooms were available if you want privacy, but probably not worth the extra $$"
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    "The common areas can get quite noisy at night"
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