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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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    • Excellent25%
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    “talent show” (27 reviews)
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    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    I stayed at the arts factory for 4 nights in a 4 shared mixed dorm. as soon as i checked in i had a problem with my room and the staff was super friendly and moved me to a different one. the bed was big...More

    Thank Rakefet S
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 22 March 2017

    Thank you so much for writing an extensive review Rakefet. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and made the most of the activities we offer, especially our world famous talent show! Also glad to hear the staff are super friendly, but...More

    Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for 4 nights last week. Overall a pleasant stay, however my teepee door zip was broken so could not close the door. The downstairs toilets and showers weren't the cleanest. Food and coffee was cheap and good. Quite loud at night if you...More

    Thank Sophie A
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 13 March 2017

    Hi Sophie , thanks for your review. I have put in a request for the zippers to be fixed if needed. I will also take it up with housekeeping that a bit of extra effort is needed in the downstairs bathrooms. Happy travels :)

    Reviewed 10 March 2017

    Nice staff apart from the guy helping to book tours, he was obnoxious and unhelpful, he had arm tattoo and a nose ring and probably around 30. The accommodation definitely has the fun novelty factor with the choice on tepee tents Few wild life roaming...More

    Thank Gina D
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 13 March 2017

    Thanks for taking the time to write a review Gina. So glad you enjoyed your stay and enjoyed the daily activities. BTW, the travel guys is no longer working at our desk! Happy travels :)

    Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

    Lots of people travelling, great entertainment - there was fire eating going on when I was there and good music. Good accommodation and you can even stay in a teepee! A hippy hedonistic kind of place and I had such a blast there! Friendly staff...More

    Thank Hurley18
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 5 March 2017

    Thanks Hurley, so glad you enjoyed your stay - especially our very special fire eating show, it is amazing isn't it! Happy travels :)

    Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

    Stayed at the Arts factory for 3 nights with a friend. Definitely would recommend to stay in any other hostel then this one in Byron. We loved Byron itself but the hostel was dirty, the 'space room' was like it had never been cleaned and...More

    Thank madscrookston
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 5 March 2017

    Thanks for your review, sorry to hear you had an awful time. Of course we clean our rooms, I have only just inspected this dorm twice in the last week, and it is not as bad as you are saying. Very dusty because we have...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$38 - US$81 (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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    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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