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Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Arrived here after a long drive & was very impressed! The staff arranged for my boyfriend and I to check in after reception had closed, and the process was quick and staff friendly. The bar seemed lively with a good vibe, and we even stayed for a beer just to unwind. The double room with ensuite was clean and well...

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Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

A really nice hostel/motel with nice and clean rooms, parking, a bar and the bottleshop as a neighbour. Great courtyard where you can have fun, play drinkinggames and chill with your hostelfriends. Nice Beach just behind building and good staff! Highly recommended

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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Just left the Hoey Moey after a week there, Coffs Harbour is a lovely pace to explore with lots to do! The Hoey is situated right on the beach which pretty much becomes your own private getaway! This place is mainly a working hostel so if you want to work get your 88 days done and make some friends along...

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Byron Bay, Australia
Reviewed 22 February 2016

me and my partner arrived to what we thought was a "backpackers" well it is NOT a backpackers!! we wernt shown to our room. we wernt introduced to anyone. they didn't tell us where the nearest shops were. it was so loud and busy in the pub/restaurant. got into our room and it was so dirty on the floor and...

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Thank Rachel S
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2016

I arrived in September 2015 to do my farm work. I arrived on a Monday, and started work straight away the following day, arranged for me by the hostel. It is literally 2 steps from the hostel to the beach, and in the other direction 2 steps and you're straight in to the bar. Live music is on most of...

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Thank Lucy M
Tamworth, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Visited this place 1st week of February. Very nice place with cheap dinner meal everyday at $7.50. The cashier is nice and friendly. They are impressive which taking order and cleaning table on the same time. Very good!

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Thank Ng L
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

Came here last minute, staff were really friendly and happy to put us in a room straight away! The room was clean and had a telly in it which was a bonus as we had no one staying in the room with us so we could watch anything we wanted! We used our base jumping passes so not sure on...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

I came here in June to do farm work. We were told that there was work but we didn't get farm work for 6 weeks. We contemplated moving on somewhere else but decided to stick it out in the hope that we would get work soon. The hostel was very quiet when we first arrived, but got very busy around...

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Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

The location doesn't feel safe at night, and its next to a noisy bottle shop. The staff are rude and wouldn't let us us the Kitchen. We just wanted to have some noodles in the morning. Wouldn't not recommend.

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Reviewed 11 January 2016

A group of friends and I booked into a 4 bed room with en suite at the Hoey Moey on our way to Falls Festival at the end of last year The room was basic, but reasonably comfortable - not worth $280 a night for what it was. The room also didn't have adequate lighting even though it had about...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Park Beach Hotel Motel/ Hoey Moey Backpackers is the only hotel in Coffs Harbour with DIRECT BEACH ACCESS! – It’s a great stopover point for anybody travelling the east coast. You can be sure of a great welcome and fantastic budget accommodation with travel desk, onsite bar, beer garden, bottle shop & restaurant offering great value meals every day with lunch / dinner ...and don't forget we're the only Hotel in Coffs Harbour with DIRECT BEACH ACCESS just seconds from your room! Coffs Harbour's biggest shopping plaza is less than 10 minutes walk away with a huge variety of shops including post office, banks, Woolworths, Aldi, IGA, Big W, Target, McDonalds, KFC, Subway and Eagle Boys Pizza. We offer a massive range of great activities to suit all budgets including scuba diving, skydiving with beach landing, rainforest horse riding, camel riding on the beach, surfing, white water rafting, deep sea fishing, whale watching, sea kayaking, surf rafting, mountain bike riding at Dorrigo National Park, bungee trampoline, flying trapeze class & ten pin bowling! Free use of body boards & fishing rods. Mountain bikes for rent. Free pick up. Directions: If driving from the North - pass the Big Banana (on right). At the first traffic lights turn left into Park Beach Road. Go straight over 2 roundabouts and you come to a T intersection. We are located on corner of Park Beach Road & Ocean Parade.. If driving from the South - pass the tourist information centre & bus station (on left) and follow the Highway for 2.5 km. Follow the signs to Park Beach Plaza and take a right turn into Park Beach Road. Go straight over 2 roundabouts and you come to a T intersection. We are located on the corner of Park Beach Road & Ocean Parade. Our Opening Hours are 10.00am to 11.00pm. Total Motel rooms 26. Arrival Time 10.00 Departure Time 10.00. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hoey Moey Backpackers

Address: 84 Ocean Parade, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Coffs Harbour
Price Range: $80 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hoey Moey Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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“all rooms are same with ensuites and right on the beach at one side and an awesome pub/restaurant at the other!”
 of 5 bubbles 314jeds, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“none as they all surround the pub”
 of 5 bubbles rachelsR1439GK, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“There are no good rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles rcaines, 26 Oct 2015 | Read review
“not sure think all rooms are similar (its not that big!)”
 of 5 bubbles 637bethj, 8 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are pretty much the same and are very basic but you are not there to sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles stevebZ4904JX, 31 Aug 2015 | Read review
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