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Nimbin Rox YHA
74 Thorburn Street
Phone: (+612) 6689 0022
Fax: (+612) 6689 0022
Manager: Sam Lewis
8:30am to 9pm summer
9am - 8pm winter
Advise if arriving outside reception hours
1km to stop. Daily bus services via Nimbin Shuttle Bus Co. and The Happy Coach from/to Byron Bay. Jim's Alternative tours and Grasshoppers ecotours. Wallers Bus Co. to Lismore and Murwillumbah.
32 kms to from the YHA to Lismore Station, then take Wallers Bus Co. to Nimbin.
32 kms from Lismore Airport
Nimbin Shuttle & Wallers Bus Timetable
Free broadband WiFi was excellent, very relaxed atmosphere, will return again.
Michael W. (September 2014)
Had a great time, good staff and fun atmosphere. Stayed in teepee, by far had best views in morning ;)
Corey M. (August 2014)
We only stayed for one night but I wish it was for more! Stunning views, such a chilled out atmosphere - everyone is so friendly and the staff were great. Awesome areas to hang out in. This is by far the best hostel I've stayed in and we are definite...
Tayla H. (July 2014)
I booked the 'Queen Room' on the website, and was surprised to find it was actually a luxury permanent tent, rather than a room in a building. Unzip front 'door' to see sunrise over beautiful green fields and trees. Tent is surrounded by flowers. Bed...
Tessa M. (April 2014)
Great atmosphere, friendly and chilled. Clean with great facilities ( free pool by the pool perhaps). Love the local wildlife too. All conjured by sam and staff. Whats not to like?
gary N. (April 2014)
always happy to stay here.
william s. (April 2014)
This hostel has one of the nicest gardens that I have ever seen on a hostel. The kitchen facilities were very good. The staff were excellent. What lets this hotel down are the bathrooms which need refurbishment.
Ron R. (November 2013)
Amazing place! Returning next month! Staff are like family!
Andrew G. (May 2013)
This was easily one of the best YHAs I had the privilege of staying at in all of Australia. It felt more like coming home than being a guest in a hostel. I loved it and would recommend it to anyone.
Pascale L. (February 2013)
Nimbin YHA backpacker hostel is an island of tranquillity
nestled in lush tropical gardens amidst 25 acres of the magical Nimbin Valley. The
hostel provides guests with awesome views of World Heritage parks, misty
mountains and abundant native wildlife. Relax by the hostel's tropical pool,
chill in the hammock, wander into nearby Nimbin Village. Hostel has a choice of
multishare backpacker rooms, twin/double accommodation and canvas/tepee rooms.
Guests will be captivated by views of the World Heritage
listed parks, misty mountains and abundant nature and wildlife. Weekly
activities. Relax, rewind, recharge. Hang out in a hammock, cool off in the
tropical pool, enjoy rainforest walks or take the free YHA shuttle into town.
Local bands at the pub, movies or a jam session and drum sessions. Plus wallabies and possums nightlife at the hostel.
1 km to the nearest food store
A car is very useful although the twice daily courtesy bus is a help with local shopping/sightseeing.
Ph: 02 6685 7755
3 hour kayak tour for $60 -
Ph: 02 6646 1137
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)