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    The Arts Factory Backpackers Lodge

    Skinners Shoot Rd | Arts Factory Village, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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    1 - 5 of 523 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We stayed 1 night in our camper van ($18 per person) whilst utilising the bathroom facilities. I swear a lot of people sleeping out there aren't checked in, nor paying to sleep there. The hostel is probably too lenient with letting people come and go...More

    Thank Chantel C
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    the arts factory remains one of my favourite hostels in australia because of its unique location, flair and guests. however, the kitchen is jam-packed cause the management does not provide enough shelf space, the fridges are completely over-packed (they promised for weeks a new fridge...More

    Thank klausobert
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Location was a bit far out but more than worth it! Hostel was unlike any other I've stayed in, during my trip in Australia. Lots of interesting people, chilled out vibes and you can camp there tent or van alike. Staying in one of the...More

    Thank Josh H
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Awesome review thanks Josh - so glad you enjoyed our vibe! Even though we are a but "far out" - I guess that means distance ;) it is only 10 minutes walk all the way to the beach plus we have a free shuttle bus...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The hostel has a chilled out atmosphere yet still manages to maintain a buzz. The facilities and staff are excellent, and there are daily activities to keep you occupied. Town is a short 10 minute walk away, although there was the option to sue the...More

    Thank CatDix
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Thanks for your review CatDix - so glad you enjoyed your stay and didn't sue our bus - haha! Happy travels :)

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Apart from a few little niggles I can recommend to anyone, the place is pretty hippie and not new, so don‘t expect a „sterile“ environment. Yes there will be many teenagers and yes it is rather loud at times but the place has a good...More

    Thank bigbene
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Thanks Bigbene, a great review, glad to hear you enjoyed yoour stay and the awesome food! Happy travels :)

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    • Restaurant
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
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    • USD 26 - USD 79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    Kylie S
    4 April 2017|
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    Response from artsfactory_13 | Property representative |
    Hello there, all our dorms have share bathroom and no ensuite.
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    "Camping changed the entire experience for me, would only recommend for short stay, however."
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    "I would ask for a Teepee if in a big group"
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    "The permanent tents are actually nicer than the dorms, and have a nicer feel."
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    "We stayed in our own van but paid for it."
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