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Albany Backpackers

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Overview
Corner of Stirling Terrace and Spencer Street, Albany, Western Australia 6330 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
2 Star accommodation
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Located in the centre of Albany, overlooking Princess Royal Harbour 1 minute walk from the visitor centre and bus stop, Albany Backpackers newly renovated hostel offers the most private dormitory style More accommodation in Albany. All our dorm beds are fitted with custom made privacy screens. If you are just looking for a room by yourself we have cosy private rooms at a very competitive price. Our hostel features free WiFi, free basic breakfast and free parking. Albany Backpackers has two guest lounges on two levels, one big movie theatre room and one cosy lounge room. Perfect for those days where you can use a rest from your travels. Both rooms have reverse cycle heating and cooling in whatever the weather may bring. Winner of the 2015 tripadvisor excellence award, our property offers two kitchens for our guests to cook up a scrumptious dinner or we are conveniently located to Albany’s best restaurants, pubs and cafes. Our guests can relax and recharge in our courtyard and take advantage of our free BBQ facilities. For your entertainment we hold free open pool table nights on the weekend. All rooms at Albany Backpackers offer access to shared bathroom facilities, laundry facilities and client computer terminals. When booking ask for a room on the Southern wing which features beautiful views over the harbour and the entertainment centre at night. Perfect if you come to Albany to catch a show, as it is in short walking distance to our hostel. As the longest running backpacker hostel in Albany we have the best local knowledge and inside information on where to go and what to do during all weather conditions. Ask our friendly staff for a complementary map and their recommendations for things to do in Albany. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
USD 25 - USD 76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Albany Backpackers Western Australia
Location
Australia > Western Australia > Albany
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Been there for quite a while to get my farm’s days sorted ! Plenty of job during the high season and still a lot to do in during autumn and winter. Cool and chilled atmosphere, the entire hostel is cleaned daily. Huge rooms with comfy...More

Thank Fabrizio P
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Flew to WA from Melbourne based on the recommendation of a friend who completed his farmwork here the previous year and it did not disappoint. I had a job at an asparagus farm straight away with the most amazing employers ever for three months. Once...More

Thank Ishy S
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I stayed in this hostel for almost six month... felt like in a family! Is a great place to find job for getting the 88days for second visa and great opportunity to meet a lot of people! You can work and clean for free accomodation...More

Thank Barsyna
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Albany backpackers is a great hostel, I had wonderful time here.. I stayed for 6 months and I felt everyday like in a family!! The atmosphere is amazing, the staff is helpful and They can help you to get all the 88 days for the...More

Thank Silvimussi
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We stayed here for over 7 months, working to complete our farm days. The hostel were great for finding you work to help you gain your second year visa, and it definitely became our home while we were there. We were given a variety of...More

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"I think room 7 is very nice. It is a 5 bed dorm, and the famous pinacles are painted on the walls all..."
Mr_Lupo
9 Nov. 2016
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"Sometimes a lot of people, so as long as you are cool with good company, you'll love it!"
624alexn
3 Dec. 2015
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"Singles and Couples Rooms Available"
dannya516
5 Aug. 2015
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"Don't use male toilets on 2nd floor. Stuck on something sometime. Hot water in showers are poor. Gone..."
Eiges_Es
29 May 2015
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