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    Youth Shack Backpackers

    69 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good26%
    • Average21%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible22%
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    “job shack” (14 reviews)
    “travel desk” (8 reviews)
    “tv room” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Pool
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    Poolside Bar
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    30 Jul.31 Jul.
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    11 - 15 of 269 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Facilities were filthy and not sure how often they were cleaned if at all The "rules" regarding noise / pool were never followed and the night manager is off site and reluctantly attended Is great if you are young drunk and want to "hook up...More

    Thank 2017Austtout
    Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

    This is definitely a hostel. Great for young people who want to mix, have fun and party on a budget. Unfortunately that was not us, we just wanted a bed to sleep in for the night. It was noisey from the pool partying. The rooms...More

    Thank jennifer k
    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    Dirty overall, bathrooms unhygienic/disgusting and not enough of them, cockroaches in rooms. Rooms small with no furniture and looked like prison cells. Staff disrupted you multiple times in day, knocked briefly then just entered before you had a chance to respond, lack of privacy. Requested...More

    Thank Benjamin G
    Response from Nikki M, Manager at Youth Shack BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Thank you for taking to the time to write a review, we like all reviews good or bad, Glad that we could accommodate the location of Mitchell Street the heart of Darwin and yes all private rooms have a fridge! I totally get it...More

    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    I really enjoyed my time here. Stayed for a week. Good value for money. Friendly people. Fun atmosphere. Quality pool and excellent social life! Could not have asked for a better experience in Darwin at this price range. It is also close to many nice...More

    Thank Sab R
    Response from Helen F, Assistant Manager at Youth Shack BackpackersResponded 2 June 2017

    Hi Sab, Great to hear you had such a good time with us and thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. Best of luck on the rest of your travels and hopefully we'll see you back in Darwin in the...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

    I stayed there for 3 weeks, I really liked it I stayed in the 4 girls only room, very comfortable, the wifi worked perfectly in my room. The wifi worked good in the room, didn't have problems with that The only thing they can improve...More

    Thank camila h
    Response from Helen F, Assistant Manager at Youth Shack BackpackersResponded 2 June 2017

    Hi Camila, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. It is lovely to hear you enjoyed your time with us and were happy with our facilities. That broken fridge has broken our hearts too - we are awaiting a...More

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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • USD 21 - USD 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 86
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