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Port Macquarie Backpackers

Hostel | 2 Hastings River Drive, Port Macquarie, Australia 2444

90.2% Overall Rating

124 out of 128 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (26/02/2015)

Jennifer Arnold thinks…

"Very cosy and very clean, the staff was super friendly and offered a lot of extras (kangaroo sunset tour,wine tasting,koala hospital shuttle,free bikes etc.), so I totally recommend it!"

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Bicycle hire
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Airport Pickup
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Port Macquarie?

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Pay for your bed; the rest is free: computers, WIFI, bus pick up, swimming pool, beach & koala hospital shuttle, body boards, snorkel gear, fishing rods, kangaroo sunset tour. There is no better place or value for money to enjoy Port Macquarie.
Port Macquarie Backpackers is the most awarded hostel in town, renovated in 2011. People say it has a homely feeling and that's exactly what it is, a big home. It has never been easier to make new friends!
See you soon! -Tony Read more

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About Port Macquarie Backpackers

The only real backpackers in town with a 24h kitchen and lounge room!

Free pick up and drop off from the bus stop, free beach and koala hospital shuttle bus, fast Internet and Wifi all day everyday, free bodyboards, free fishing rods and tackle, free tea, coffee and sugar all day, free pool table, free day trips to see kangaroos in the wild at sunset (very cool!), and special deals for pizza, ice cream and coffee everyday!

With 9 beaches in town and some of the nicest coast line on the north coast there is lots to do or just relax & chill on the veranda or swing in a hammock by the pool.

Come stay and play you will be amazed!
See you soon Tony

Please ring us or check out our website for bookings over Christmas and New Years!

If you are coming after 8 pm at night, please ring or email to get the front door code for late check in.

No children, sorry.

Location Information

Port Macquaire Backpackers
2 Hastings River Drive
Port Macquarie 2444

Explore the lovely seaside town Port Macquarie with its nine beaches and the famous Koala Hospital! Have a walk along the beaches and spot some dolphins or stroll through the nature parks to see koalas, water dragons and fruit bats in the wild. There is kayaking, surfing, boat-hiring, wake-boarding, sky-diving, horse-riding, whale watching camel rides, wine tasting, koala petting and lots more to do!

Port Macquaire Backpackers is in walking distance to shops, restaurants, cafes, bars and beaches!

Cancellations made up to 48 hours prior to arrival date will not incur a fee - after this time the first nights accommodation will be charged. CHRISTMAS/NYE PERIOD: December 24th - January 7th PLEASE NOTE: All bookings made over the CHRISTMAS/NYE PERIOD require FULL PAYMENT prior to arrival. Your listed credit card will be charged the full amount of your stay on December 1st. If your booking is made after December 1st, your card will be charged immediately. During the CHRISTMAS/NYE PERIOD, there are to be NO CANCELLATIONS, NO REFUNDS and NO CHANGES to any bookings after December 1st.