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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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    91 - 95 of 524 reviews

    Reviewed 19 April 2017

    Good value and great atmosphere. Clean comfortable basic accomodation. Stayed in the 5 bed cabins. Need mosquito repellant otherwise all good. Pool table and good cafe. Brewery also good next door. Comfy beds and clean showers / toilets.

    Thank Chris H
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 25 April 2017

    Thanks for your review Chris, glad to hear you enjoyed the hostel and had a happy stay :)

    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    The common areas are nice, big pool, cafe available... but the toilets are very dirty! They should clean them more than once a day specially in peak season like long weekends.. The rooms have the correct size and the beds are fine. Is quite far...More

    Thank Merysapemu
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 25 April 2017

    Dear Merysapemu, thanks for writing a review. I am glad to hear you enjoyed some parts of the hostel :) We actually clean the bathrooms 3 times per day at 6.30 am /12 noon and 8.30 pm. Even though they get messy, they are hygienic....More

    Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

    Rooms and bathrooms especially were disgusting. The hostel sits right beside a swap which means the entire place is full of Mosquitos. Quite far from town as well about a 15 minute walk in complete darkness. Do yourself a favour and stay anywhere else.

    Thank Emilyj1814
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 25 April 2017

    Thanks for your review Emily, sorry to hear how much you disliked our property :(

    Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

    The hostel is amazing and very nice vibes. We personally don't have light in our room in all the weekend and we claim twice and nobody take care or fix it, a shame. Beside that, the rest was fantasticMore

    Thank Coco R
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 25 April 2017

    Thanks for your review Coco. Glad to hear you enjoyed the hostel. We had an emergency electrical problem that was not easy to fix, it required an Electrician to come and fix the circuit, but they could not make it in for two days because...More

    Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

    We stayed 1 night in the "Love" room which has a double bed and private bathroom. The hot water was lukewarm, but we only expected cold water so it was fine. The bed was surprisingly comfortable and there was a fan in the room instead...More

    Thank effexpat
    Response from artsfactory_13, Manager at The Arts Factory Backpackers LodgeResponded 17 April 2017

    Thanks for taking the time to write an extensive review effexpat. I will chck out why the shower water was just lukewarm, as it should be hot! So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay! Happy travels :)

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    • USD 28 - USD 79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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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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    ""Love Room" has a private bathroom / shower!"
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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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