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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
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)
a nice location on the river with lovely views to the mountains
susan j. (June 2014)
Nice, homely hostel with friendly and helpful staff. The free ice-cream is a Great idea- it got all the guests chatting and socialising together which added to the atmosphere if the place.
Sarah F. (April 2014)
An incredibly welcoming hostel, with beautiful balcony views of Mt Warning and the Tweed River, nicely-sized dorms, and a real family vibe.
Julia M. (April 2014)
Murwillumbah YHA is the friendliest and most welcoming hostel that I have ever stayed at. Tassie is a lovely man who genuinely enjoys mixing with all the travelers that he meets, and everyone we spoke to was equally friendly, people would cook for ea...
Samantha R. (April 2014)
great hostel. really nice easy going atmosphere. the hostel owner really put a lot of love in the place. And: you get a cup of free icecream every night @ 9 :)
Benjamin S. (December 2013)
Super friendly and welcoming hostel. Tassie is a fantastic host!
Sarah P. (November 2013)
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
Try the Vietamese restuarant around the corner;
the Regional Art Gallery just out of town;
the wonderful swimming pool across the street.
Enjoy a mix of surf, fun, art and alternative cultures in Byron Bay and Nimbin.
Have you heard about Yamba yet??? If you want to escape the other tourists, chill out for a few days and maybe give surfing a go, then we'll let you in on a secret...
Free skydive T-shirt
Ph: 1300 800 840
Ph: 02 6672 1694
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)