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1 Tumbulgum Road
Phone: (02) 6672 3763
or 0409 221 385
Fax: (02) 6495 3163
Manager: Tassie Duff
8am - 10pm
350m to the northerly bus.700m to the southerly bus.Daily services to/from Sydney, Byron Bay, Brisbane and the Gold Coast.
700 metres from Murwillumbah hostel to station. Daily services to/from Sydney, Brisbane and the Gold Coast.
30 km to airport at Coolangatta. Daily flights from Sydney.
Not suitable for under-ten year olds
SMS to 0409 221 385
Our second stay at this hostel. Its an ideal place to stay in Murwhillumbah. Tassie is a great host.
Barry R. (January 2015)
Nice hostel in a good location. Great value for money. Tassie the owner is an awesome guy. Helpful and friendly. Stayed in clean double room with river views. Will definitely be staying here in the future.
S M. (November 2014)
My love affair with the YHA @ Murwillumbah just grows and grows.
The place, the setting are as always superb! Tassie the operator is always a welcoming gentleman and a pleasure to meet again and again.
Matthew Francis Paul T. (August 2014)
Still the best YHA hostel on the NSW North Coast! Give Tassie a call and stay a while. Lovely 20 plus degree sunshine - even in winter!
Scott N. (August 2014)
Excellent view from the balcony and very friendly owner. Many thanks.
Basia M. (August 2014)
Tassie, the owner, is a wonderful person who really tends to his guests and loves to have a good chat. The hostel is in a perfect location with a beautiful view. I've stayed there twice now and would definitely stay again. Definitely one of my favori...
Lori S. (July 2014)
A fantastic place to stay. Very friendly and laid back atmosphere and gorgeous views.
Tasha M. (July 2014)
Very relaxed atmosphere. Fantastic location, easy walking distance to town centre for food and coffee. The owner is very friendly, welcoming and positively goes the extra mile to ensure your stay in Murwillumbah is just as good as your stay at his hu...
S H. (July 2014)
A nice stay
Owain D. (July 2014)
On the river but old building so drafty...BUt great views and owner very helpful
liz t. (June 2014)
Murwillumbah YHA is a homely hostel with stunning views, riverside gardens, and quirky decor in a 1911 captain's cottage. Free ice cream is served at 9 pm every night for guests.
This cosy backpacker accommodation makes a great base to explore Mount Warning, National Parks, rainforest, and waterfalls. Experience a typical Aussie community, see the murals and graffiti wall, swim or kayak the peaceful Tweed River.
Murwillumbah YHA is a great short break from Byron Bay and the Gold Coast.
Free bike hire with every 2-night stay.
Mt Warning: The walking track at Mt Warning is now open again to the public. See Specials for hostel package including transport out to the start of the walk.
Free bike hire with every 2-night stay. Enjoy the rainforest and spectacular views at Mt Warning, one of the world's largest volcanic craters. Hire a bike and cycle through the peaceful Tweed River Valley and sugar cane country. Paddle or swim in the tranquil river without waves or rips. Visit the World Heritage Rainforest Centre, try unusual delights at Tropical Fruit World or go bushwalking in nearby National Parks.
Excellent Italian, Mexican, Thai, pizza or good old fashioned pub grub can be found at over 33 cafes and restaurants close to your Murwillumbah accommodation. Enjoy live jazz, country, blues and rock bands in town. The lively nightclubs of backpacker meccas Byron Bay and Surfers Paradise are an hour away.
500 metres to the nearest food store
Ride the inner tube on the river! I also recommend visiting the Regent Theatre to experience its art deco, old fashioned atmosphere.
3 hour kayak tour for $60 -
Ph: 02 6646 1137
YHA members and hostel guests price
Ph: 02 6646 3997
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)