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90.0% Based on 48 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 4.5 out of 5

Hotel Description

At The Entrance Backpackers - Hostel you'll be within just a 5-minute stroll of Pelican Plaza and within 20 minutes of Blue Bay Beach. Highlights at this beach hostel include in-room free WiFi and LCD TVs.

All 30 shared rooms feature digital TV and DVD players. In-room dining is easy with amenities like fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms are shared.

Enjoy access to surfing/boogie boarding and bike rentals. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, coffee/tea in a common area and laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of free parking nearby.

Attractions within a 30-minute drive of this The Entrance hostel include Terrigal Beach and Copacabana Beach.

Private/Family Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 7 Max
AU$114 per night

8 Bed Womens Dorm

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

12 Bed Mixed Dorm

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Family Room, Multiple Beds

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

90.0% of guests recommend out of 48 reviews


About the The Entrance Backpackers - Hostel

Location 2/56 The Entrance Road, The Entrance, NSW 2261

Property Features

The Entrance Backpackers - Hostel offers its guests tour or ticket assistance, an arcade/games room, and coffee/tea in common area. Public spaces have free WiFi. The Entrance Backpackers - Hostel also features concierge services, laundry facilities, and a corner/local shop. This The Entrance hostel is smoke free.

  • 30 guestrooms or units
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Games room or arcade
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Corner/local shop
  • Television in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free parking nearby


  • Airport: Sydney, NSW (SYD-Kingsford Smith Intl.) (111.2 km / 69.1 mi)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

The Entrance Backpackers - Hostel offers 30 forms of shared accommodation with air conditioning, DVD players and shared/communal kitchens. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. This The Entrance hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 42-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

  • Accommodations are shared
  • Bathrooms are shared
  • Communal kitchen
  • LCD television
  • Digital channels
  • DVD player
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Climate control (air conditioning)

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 10 AM - 7 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 10 AM - 7 PM.
Guests arriving after 7 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.


  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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


  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome


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
  • No lifts


Optional extras

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

  • Late check-out fee: AUD 10 (subject to availability)

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

Hotel Names

  • Entrance Backpackers Hostel
  • Entrance Backpackers

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Alcohol isn't served at The Entrance Backpackers - Hostel.