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    The Flying Fox Backpackers

    190 Bathurst Rd, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good23%
    • Average4%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Echo Point Discovery Motel
    283 reviews
    #10 of 15 hotels in Katoomba
     
    Sky Rider Motor Inn
    400 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Katoomba
     
    The Carrington Hotel
    914 reviews
    #2 of 15 hotels in Katoomba
     
    Lilianfels Resort & Spa - Blue Mountains
    1,618 reviews
    #3 of 15 hotels in Katoomba
     
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    Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

    Staying in the flying fox feels more like in someone's home. Real homey kitchen and living room with a fireplace make a warm feel. It wasn't cold even in the winter. They have a radiator in the room and nice thick blankets. Could use another...More

    Thank Riho R
    Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

    Besides the train passing every 20 mins and younglings on their phones to their parents into the early hrs right outside your bedroom door...the bed that's what. Nothing sucks more than having to wake up with a sore back and spending $70 for the privilege....More

    Thank snowdenator
    Reviewed 22 July 2014

    I ve been there for one night. Upon arrival i guess most of the guests were socializing on the hosltel's living room. The living room is very nice, there is a woodfire and several musical instruments and book shelf. At the back there is a...More

    1  Thank Naira A
    Reviewed 19 July 2014

    Other reviews mentioned that it felt like you were at a friend's house when staying here and this was very true. The set up was perfect for bringing people together to socialize in the common area and the "no cell phone rule between 6-9" only...More

    Thank Heather F
    Reviewed 28 June 2014

    I really enjoyed my stay at The Flying Fox, I felt like I was staying at a friends house. The staff were friendly, breakfast was fantastic, lovely bread and pancakes. I was unsure about the 'no internet' policy on an evening when I arrived but...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • USD 35 - USD 98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • New South Wales >
    • Blue Mountains >
    • Katoomba
    • Also Known As
    • The Flying Fox Backpackers Katoomba, Blue Mountains
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    Room & Suite (5)
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    KCWatford
    31 May 2017|
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    Response from rainbowstained | Reviewed this property |
    Hello! Sorry, I don't think there are private bathrooms, but there are private rooms where you can book for 2 (if I'm not wrong)! Cheers!
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    "Dorm 6 is the ultimate"
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    "We got an upgrade of a room for 2 , dont know about the dorms."
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    "Aside from a few minor things, this place is great"
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    "As a solo female traveler I always prefer female dorms - they do have two private rooms too if you are a..."
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