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Transit Backpackers

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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible18%
21 Aug 2016
“Absolutely convenient!”
8 May 2016
“Easy walk to the city centre”
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I choosed this hostel for the price and the position that it is really confortable! In the beginning you can take the shuttle from the airports to Hobart and the hostel is in front of the shuttle's office so you have only wait the end...More

Thank Nikolas S
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Stayed here for a total of 3 nights in the 20 bed room. Good location, close to the city, and right across the airport shuttle. There's free Wi-Fi too that's accessible in the common area. Helpful staff at the reception. Otherwise, didn't spend much time...More

Thank Michelle V
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed in a 20bed mixed dorm for two nights over two different stays. Location: 10mins walk from Woolworths/main shopping centre. 20mins to the harbour and 30mins to the botanical gardens. No hostel airport shuttle available - airport to city bus/coach is $32 open return (w/o...More

Thank cj0c
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

I just finished a stay at Transit Backpackers in Hobart. I was there for 8 nights. It's a backpackers. Its cheap. It's what you would expect. Kitchen is big. Dining and living areas are comfortable and spacious. Beds are comfortable. Staff are friendly. I loved...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

They don't have enough things for the amount of people they keep in the hostel. Not enough charging points (8 points in a room with 20 beds..), not enough space in the kitchen, not enough fridges and shelves. The showers are honestly disgusting. The atmosphere...More

Thank Hilde v
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USD 15 - USD 56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"The 20-bed dorm is cheap and not necessarily loud - at least in wintertime ;)"
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"Stay during the Australia Day BBQ. Free food for backpackers is a real treat!"
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"The hostel is cheap so maybe splash out on a slightly smaller dorm- the big ones aren't pleasant, to say..."
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"Upper floor only if you want sleep."
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