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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2014

I only stayed here one night but would've liked to have stayed longer. Clean facilities and plenty of space to chill out in the communal areas. Staff were friendly and helpful if you had any questions about activities/ walks in the local area. You can get to most of the walks without a car but it can take quite a...

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New Zealand
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Spent 2 nights here in a 4 share dorm room which was very comfortable. Large kitchen but the 2 microwaves were not functioning that well (one was completely stuffed). Nice big TV room which comfortable seats and a gorgeous dance floor/ball room for a lounge. This was once a guest house opened in 1918 so has a lot of character....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2014

So where do I start with this hostel, there are so many great things to say. It is kept amazingly clean by the team of cleaners. It has nice, cozy dorms if you go there in the winter months. The reception staff are very helpful and have a wealth of knowledge about the walks - in fact they even gave...

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Reviewed 1 December 2014

Reasonably priced, staff are friendly and helpful. Kitchen is large and clean although the tea towels could use some more frequent replacements! But that's a minor point really. Beds are comfy, and showers are good too.

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Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 November 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for one night in a double em suite . It was good value for money and you have everything you need in the room . It's a very quiet hostel compared to other yhas but still very nice and central . Close to shops and train station . Would go again

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2014

We stayed here for a 2 night break recently and it rates for me as one of the best hostel experiences I've had (a welcome break from some of the more noisy hostels in Sydney). We stayed in a private room (Wentworth Falls room) with a nice view overlooking the garden - the kettle & coffee in the room were...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Booked last minute as friends were already staying in a fancy hotel up the road. Easy to find, central location to all activities in Katoomba. I was lucky in being 1 of only 2 people in a 4 bed shared dorm, which made for a quiet night, although the walls between rooms were quite thin. The room actually had 1...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

Stayed here from 3rd to 5th November. Overall we had a great experience staying here. Located in a central area along the main Katoomba Street, about 10 minutes from the station and 20 minutes from Echo Point. Supermarkets and cafes within 5 minutes walking distance. Staff are nice and friendly, and place is well maintained. Staff were very prompt and...

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Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

Spent 4 nights here end of September. Really liked this YHA. Was still a bit chilly at night but was nice and warm inside. The facilities including bathroom and kitchen were clean,and I loved the Art Deco features that have been retained. Staff very helpful and welcoming and there was a mixture of guests, including families and groups, which was...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Booked a 2-bed room with private bathroom. Exactly what we needed for the night. Great location, just 10 minute walk to the station and 15 minute walk or so to The Three Sisters. Staff were very helpful. We didn't have the need to book any tours, but it was the first thing they offered when we arrived. Nice little common...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the adventure capital of NSW, stay at this award-winning YHA hostel and enjoy the log fire, cosy warm rooms (many with ensuite), great kitchen, fast internet, all in the heart of Katoomba. This is the best value budget accommodation, located in the heart of Katoomba. Chose from a range of rooms including multi share, double/twin and family rooms. Free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus also available). Relax in the large lounge, self cater in the kitchen. Housed in a beautifully restored historic National Trust building, the hostel is close to breathtaking scenic lookouts, and local cafes and pubs. Save with YHA discounts on heaps of activities, tours and attractions from the hostel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Mountains YHA

Address: 207 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Price Range: $49 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue Mountains YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 57
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