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'A little out of the, A lot out of the ordinary' Backpackers@1770 is a must stop of your east coast trip. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city in our own little paradise, a home away from home. Step inside and be surrounded by a creative and welcoming culture. When travelling North, Agnes Water is the last place you can safely swim & surf, we are just a 5 minute walk from our pristine beach. At Backpackers at 1770 we cater to all of your home away from home needs including spacious dorms with the privacy of your own lockers and an ensuite per dorm room. All guests have access to free Wi-FI, BBQ and use of laundry! Socialise! Meet and greet in our outdoor living area. Friendly on site staff to assist with booking all of your Agnes Water/1770 & East Coast travel activities 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Full kitchen facilities, washing machine, book-swap, on-site van parking on request. We offer both mixed and single sex dorms, and provide work for accommodation opportunities.
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All reviews the kitchen outdoor shower stunning place blue house easily book the east coast enjoyed my stay cooked meals double room laid back communal areas are breakfast and dinner felt like home perfect hostel greyhound bus stop relaxed place two months
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived late and could still check in. Was originally gonna stay for just a couple of nights but ended up staying nine instead! Great staff, great vibes and great location! Just a couple of minutes walk to good beach break and point break for surf....More

Thank Sunflip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel is easily one of greatest I’ve been to. Very clean, very well designed with excellent communal areas which are always filled with a great bunch of people. Fabulous dinner! Big thanks to the manager, Charlotte, and the whole staffing team who were all...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ended up here, after an unfortunate incident which left me in hospital for a few days. This is the perfect place to really take your time and rest, had a fantastic time, and was made to feel part of the family by Charlotte, Oscar and...More

Thank Nadia A
Response from Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers @ 1770Responded 4 weeks ago

Hey, So glad to hear you're feeling better after a rest up with us for a few days, we loved having you here. Feel free to come back anytime Safe travels Oscar, Charlotte and Duke

Reviewed 4 October 2018

Where to begin? Amazing staff and excellent vibe, I really enjoyed my time there. The rooms are clean and spacious, a tasty homemade dinner is available for 5$, and the structure is close to the beach. Perfect for surfers or beginners. There are cool artworks...More

Thank Enrico N
Response from Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers @ 1770Responded 4 weeks ago

Hey Enrico! So glad that you enjoyed your time here with us and got the chance to go on an amazing sailing trip!! We will see you next time Safe travels Oscar, Charlotte and Duke

Reviewed 2 October 2018

My wife and I (62 yo) stayed here for the last 2 nights. The bedroom was recently renovated with a vaulted ceiling and a new aircon and fan. The shared shower was a monsoon shower with plenty of room with the toilet situated in a...More

Thank Sean S
Response from Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers @ 1770Responded 3 October 2018

Thank you so much for taking time out to leave us this great review. We are so glad you enjoyed the newly renovated rooms, we're very happy with the end results! We find its so important to fully stock our kitchen so guests can have...More

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"Any of the private double rooms for mature travellers."
2 Oct. 2018
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"The private rooms have open ceilings to share the air conditioning"
30 Jan. 2017
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"Make sure to book a private double room if you want A/C. There are only 3 and they fill up fast!"
25 Jan. 2017
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"Rooms are pretty much the same, didn't see the all but they are roomy and clean."
20 Jan. 2017
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USD 35 - USD 300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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