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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Well where do I begin... best hostel ever and what a beautiful town. Planned on staying one week ended up staying for 2 weeks and would still be there now if it wasn't for my mother coming to visit me. Clean and comfortable. Cheap surfboards and bikes to hire. Awrsome staff. Chilled vibe. Tie dye work shops. Bonfire every night...

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Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers at 1770, responded to this review

Thanks Becky, we are happy you stayed here with us! See you at Christmas! Flora and Oscar

Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

On a break from Melbourne winter, we dropped in here for 2 nights. The place is fabulous. Clean, everything you could want & comfy as. The owners are amazing & caring. Wish i had more time here. Thanks folks 😀

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Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers at 1770, responded to this review

Hi Lil, thank a lot for your review. We very appreciate it and glad that you enjoyed it here. Safe travels! Manager

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

This family owned backpackers have ACED it!!! I was welcomed with warm beautiful energy into a awesome space/home for like minded travellers to rest there head or even stay a while (wishing I was one of those pps) whilst soaking up Anges, Seventeen Seventy and all it's glory. Such a clean, cool environment to be in. Had the best nights...

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Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers at 1770, responded to this review

Hi Emzico, thank a lot for your review. We very appreciate it and glad that you enjoyed it here. You are always welcome back to stay with us! Safe travels! Manager

Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Backpackers at 1770 is a very special hostel why? That question is been ask to many times and still has no answer. The staff is amazing and rooms and the ground around the hostel is very well taking care off. I stead in Bundaberg doing farm work when I got invited to come to this place since then am I...

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Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers at 1770, responded to this review

Thanks Youp! you are always welcome back to our Hostel again and again! Good luck for your farmwork! See you soon Manager

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights just gone. Really friendly hostel with a chilled out atmosphere. The guy at reception was really helpful, plus he has a lovely dog which he allows the guests to walk. Room was decent, clean with modern bathroom. Kitchen is spacious with loads of equipment, and there's lots of chill out areas including chairs around a...

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Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers at 1770, responded to this review

Hi Annabel, thank a lot for your review and recommendation. We very appreciate it and glad that you enjoyed it here. Safe travels! Cheers Manager

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

All you can ask for in a hostel great vibes, good music, cheap food, and central location! Everyone is very welcoming and enjoys helping with any questions. Definitely recommend this hostel to anyone passing through the beautiful town of Agnes water

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Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers at 1770, responded to this review

Hi Danielle, thank a lot for your review and recommendation. You are always welcome back! We miss you and see you soon! Cheers Manager

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Been coming here for a couple of months, this place has a great casual and homey atmosphere, really close to the town centre and beach. Most of them have barely any or no people on them, main beach not included. Many activities both in town and hosted in the hostel, including surf lessons, tie dyeing workshops, and trips to the...

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Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers at 1770, responded to this review

Cheers Michael, thank a lot for your review. We very appreciate it and glad that you enjoyed it here. See you soon! Cheers Manager

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I have been all around Oz resort hoping for many years and there's nice places forsure.... but every so often you you find a place that's magic is beyond words a mystical paradise hidden off the beaten track that will connect you in ways only your soul could understand..... Beach fires, fire spinning, surf, fishing, sunset beers and bulk love.........

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Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers at 1770, responded to this review

Cheers Jered, thank a lot for your review. We very appreciate it and glad that you love it here. Yeeew Manager

Reviewed 2 September 2016

The hostel is such a nice place to be with really friendly staff and general good vibes. The music is nice and there's plenty of nice places to chill out in the hostel. Kitchen and dorms kept very clean aswell. The beach is close and really nice, good for surfing aswell. I recommend this place to anyone coming to Agnes,...

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Backpackers_at_1770, Manager at Backpackers at 1770, responded to this review

Cheers Cameron, thank a lot for your review and recommendation. We very appreciate it and glad that you enjoyed it here. Miss you and Safe travels and surf!!!!! Yeeew Manager

Lahaina, Hawaii
Reviewed 1 September 2016

No need to wonder, is this the right place? only thing you need to wonder is how long you can stay! Great staff, Amazing staff, incredible location, just brilliant!!!! Don't cheat yourself, Stay HERE, I can guarantee you will not regret it!!!

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Cheers mate, thank a lot for your review. We very appreciate it and glad that you enjoyed it here and haven't regret it. Cheers Manager

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 and make the most of our beautiful climate. 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 and cooking 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. ... more   less 

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Address: 22 Grahame Colyer Drive | 100m from Caltex Petrol Station, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Agnes Water
Price Range: $26 - $401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“all the rooms are great and im sure you can get wifi in the doubles!!”
 of 5 bubbles bene865, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The hostel is small so all the rooms are pretty much equal.”
 of 5 bubbles Roninoo, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Backpacker style accomodation - all dorm rooms etc :)”
 of 5 bubbles _flick89, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Several private double rooms are available too!”
 of 5 bubbles stevenmG8423TE, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Unisex dorms with bunk beds, tile floors and shared bathroom, doubles with private bath. No AC but new ceiling fans.”
 of 5 bubbles 108garryf, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
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