Cape Byron - Byron Bay

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  • Over all a good stay if you want a reasonable place to rest this would be recommended. The staff are nice and accommodating!

    Frederick Y. (April 2014)

    Not worth the money. Not clean, no lockers. Poor value for money.

    Christel L. (April 2014)

    I had a very good time in Byron, I met amazing people. It's just unforgettable. It's a very good place to have fun and surfing. Thank everyone!

    Nicolas J. (April 2014)


    Ilaria Anne N. (March 2014)

    I really enjoyed my stay at the YHA Byron Bay. The advice I received from staff on where to go / what to see, and their assistance with booking activities was excellent. The only thing I felt was lacking a little was the social atmosphere in the even...

    Claire H. (March 2014)

    No dramas at all!

    Mauricio S. (March 2014)

    Awesome hostel, had a really nice time here. Sorry to be leaving Byron Bay. The hostel is lovely, clean with good facilities. It also has a pretty nice pool. Easy hostel to meet other travelers and the ideal location close to the beech. The guys on r...

    John K. (February 2014)

    Ideal location and good value.

    RENATA P. (December 2013)

    Nice clean room, good atmosphere and a 2 min walk to the beach! Good hostel!

    Djuna A. (December 2013)

    Went for schoolies in a group of 10. Was really fun and communal, the facilities weren't exactly top notch but everything we needed was there and usable. Pool was really nice and the dining area had plenty of space to eat and relax. Beds were surpris...

    Jackie Y. (December 2013)

  • This purpose-built YHA hostel is located in the centre of town, just 200m from the beach. Enjoy the relaxed beachside atmosphere with inviting common areas surrounding a large heated pool and BBQ area. Make use of the free hostel bikes and boogie boards.

    Accommodation options include multi-share backpacker rooms and twin/double rooms. Other facilities include Cafe, dive centre and separate TV/reading room. Get YHA member discounts on backpacker tours and activities at hostel tour desk.

  • Facilities

    • Airconditioning
    • Barbeque
    • Bicycles
    • Cafe/Restaurant
    • Courtesy Bus
    • Games Room
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Parking
    • Swimming Pool
    • Tour Desk
    • Flat screen TVs in all double/twin rooms 
  • Activities

    • Beach
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Canoeing/Kayaking
    • Diving
    • Horseriding
    • Rock Climbing
    • Snorkelling
    • Surfing
    • Whale Watching
  • Things to do 

    You won't get bored in Byron. Try sea kayaking with the dolphins, learn to surf schools, snorkelling and scuba diving, trapeze, mountain bike riding, parachuting, hang-gliding, horse-riding, rainforest trekking, Nimbin backpacker tours, bush walking, bike rides, surfing, swimming and relaxing by the beach. At the end of the day experience Byron Bay’s backpacker nightlife, just minutes from the hostel.


    Great pubs with live music every night. Night clubs open late.

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    100 metres to the nearest food store

    Accepted Cards

    MasterCard, Visa