4.6 out of 5

"Stayed in Byron for one night for a gig at the Northern and the YHA was ideal. Clean, well presented, modern and tidy, it’s an easy 10 min walk from t ... " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 27 Aug 2018

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Hotel Description

At Byron Bay YHA Hostel/Backpackers you'll be 1.1 km (0.7 mi) from Main Beach and 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Clarkes Beach. Highlights at this hostel include an outdoor swimming pool and in-room free WiFi.

This hostel has free WiFi in public areas, a games room and a garden. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

This 3-star Byron Bay hostel is 2.1 km (1.3 mi) from Tallow Beach and 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Wategos Beach.

Double or Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$65* Per night/room 26 Aug. - 27 Aug.

Premium Double Ensuite with Aircon

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Bed in a 4 Share Female Dorm with Ensuite and Aircon

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Shared Dormitory, Women only

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Shared Dormitory, Men only

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Shared Dormitory

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Byron Bay YHA Hostel/Backpackers ratings based on 13 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.6 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Byron Bay YHA Hostel/Backpackers

Everyone (10) Couples (3)
4 out of 5
Great stay and facilities. Close to everything. Way too expensive for private room in a hostel though. Beware the ‘Byron Bay’ surcharge.

Posted by on 30 Jul. 2019

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5 out of 5
great place to stay, very welcoming we are over 60s

Posted by on 30 Jun. 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 8 Jun. 2019

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5 out of 5

Modern hostel, close to town

Stayed in Byron for one night for a gig at the Northern and the YHA was ideal. Clean, well presented, modern and tidy, it’s an easy 10 min walk from the centre of town. All for an excellent price. Not sure if it would suit longer stays as, being a hostel, it lacks some of the in room facilities of hotels; fridge, iron etc, but perfect for a weekend or short visit

Posted by , from Brisbane on 27 Aug. 2018

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4 out of 5

Modern and simple

New room with modern and simple style. Clever idea to use small stool as bedside table. We use it to put our shower stuffs in the shower room. However, it would be more convenient if there’s a desk under TV. Double bed is good size for people who under 170cms tall. Wall Fan is practical but not quiet match the room style. Would love to stay next time.

Posted by , from Byron Bay, NSW, AUSTRALIA on 11 Jun. 2018

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5 out of 5

Staff where so incredible, very helpful!!

Perfect location great facilities amazing helpful staff

Posted by on 7 Nov. 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

1 Dec. 2017 by ILARIA

Thank you. We hope to see you back again next time !

5 out of 5
Relaxing and great service! Heaps of outdoor areas to enjoy the sun

Posted by on 4 Aug. 2015

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5 out of 5
Pros: The drinking times around the pool. Such a cool idea and best way to relax before going out
Cons: My doona felt a little dirty and I noticed they didnt get us to bring it down for cleaning with the rest of our sheets at check out
Love the toys/boards/balls kept at the pool to kill time with! Also super close to everything but not so close you cant get any sleep. Perfect locatio

Posted by , from Australia - QLD - Gold Coast on 29 Nov. 2014

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5 out of 5
Pros: Nice and relaxed during the day, but there was also plenty of activities offered.
If you feel like going out, the nightlife's quite close by but the backpackers is also removed enough from the main street to provide peace and quiet.

Posted by , from Australia - NSW - Sydney on 13 Oct. 2014

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3 out of 5
Pros: Close to everything
Cons: Vomit on the floor when we checked in, I let them know and they gave me a full refund, we stayed somewhere else.
Cleanliness: Filthy;

Posted by , from Australia - NSW - Wollongong on 16 Jun. 2014

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About the Byron Bay YHA Hostel/Backpackers

Location 7 Carlyle Street, Byron Bay, NSW 2481

Property Features

As a guest of Byron Bay YHA Hostel/Backpackers, you'll find an outdoor pool, tour or ticket assistance, and a BBQ. Public spaces have free WiFi. Byron Bay YHA Hostel/Backpackers also features an arcade/games room, a garden, and laundry facilities. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • 24 guestrooms or units
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Games room or arcade
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Television in lobby
  • Lift
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Ballina, NSW (BNK-Ballina - Byron Gateway) (35.2 km / 21.8 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Byron Bay YHA Hostel/Backpackers offers 24 forms of accommodation. This Byron Bay hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM.
Guests arriving after 9 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport transport is offered 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Only service animals are allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self-parking fee: AUD 10 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Byron Bay YHA Hostel/Backpackers Hostel
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.