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Byron Bay YHA Backpackers Hostel
7 Carlyle Street
Byron Bay 2481
Phone: (+612) 6685 8853 or 1800 678 195 (within Australia)
Fax: (+612) 6685 6766
Manager: Paul Cason
8 am to 9 pm
Check-in from 1pm. Call ahead if arriving outside reception hours.
150 metres from hostel to bus stop. Daily services from Sydney and Brisbane.
200 metres to bus station from hostel. Daily Express Train (XPT) from Sydney and Brisbane to Grafton. Transfer to Coach in Grafton, then local bus service from Ballina or Lennox Head.
The hostel is 34 km from Ballina Airport or 70 km from Coolangatta Airport (Gold Coast).
Free undercover parking is available onsite at Byron Bay Hostel.
Late arrivals accepted, please indicate when booking. Not suitable for children during summer and Easter.
Super helpful staff, great environment and good location.
Sophia K. (February 2015)
Cool facilities, but a bit of a walk to the beach.
Magnus F. (February 2015)
One of the best hostels I've stayed in recently
Richard M. (January 2015)
Great location. Would definitely stay there again.
Debbie S. (January 2015)
Great atmosphere, helpful and efficient reception, great facilities and location.
Sophia K. (January 2015)
The location is great, pool was perfect, and staff super friendly (thanks Jonas for the loan of the surfboards!)
Silke K. (January 2015)
My friends and I had a fantastic time here, the facilities are great and the staff are amazing.
Edward M. (January 2015)
1st time at a backpackers. Will go again at a YHA!
Timothy L. (January 2015)
A lovely place to stay. Great location. Friendly staff
John R. (December 2014)
Very good place to stay in byron bay. Friendly staff.
Pavan A. (December 2014)
Byron Bay YHA is one of the most centrally located
backpacker hostel in Byron Bay. Just a few hundred metres from the beach and right in the
heart of the town.
The large, comfortable common areas and kitchen
overlook the inviting swimming pool and BBQ. While the surrounding deck makes for the perfect spot to relax and unwind at the end of the day. When you’re
not relaxing by the pool make use of the surfboards or body boards available at the hostel.
The facilities include both dorm style backpacker rooms and
twin/double rooms with fans. Guests can choose to store their luggage securely in the
hostel locker room.
YHA members get great discount on tours and activities,
just ask at the hostel tour desk!
Byron Bay has unspoiled beaches and spectacular
walking/cycling trails for backpackers to explore, all just minutes from the
Learn to surf, kayak with dolphins, go snorkelling (year
round) or whale-watching (June-Nov) or take a daytrip into the
hinterland, to hippie Nimbin!
We will show you the best local surfing spots and we may even join you!
Visit Byron Bay institution, the Beach Hotel, head to Cheeky Monkeys Backpacker Bar, or Cocomangas Nightclub, which has a Backpacker night every Monday.
The YHA hostel in Byron Bay YHA is 50 metres from the nearest food store
It's very close to public buses so you can actually take a bus to Ballina airport.
3 hour kayak tour for $60 -
Ph: 02 6646 1137
10% off total bill
Ph: 02 6672 3088
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)