Yamba YHA

  • Yamba YHA Hostel - Exterior
    • Yamba YHA Hostel - Exterior
    • Yamba YHA Hostel Video
    • Yamba YHA Hostel - Rooftop Pool
    • Yamba YHA Hostel - Reception
    • Yamba YHA Hostel - Block Bar & Cafe
    • Yamba YHA Hostel - Family Room
    • Yamba YHA Hostel - Games Lounge
    • Yamba YHA Hostel - Cafe Restaurant
    • Yamba YHA Hostel - Shane's Tour
    • Yamba YHA Hostel - Shane's Tour (1)
  • Best hostel stay ever!! beautiful location, simply perfect

    Giulio G. (July 2014)

    This is the best hostel I've stayed in here in Australia. The staff are the best, the atmosphere is awesome and the location couldn't be better. I'm gonna go back soon!

    Frida O. (July 2014)

    Second time staying in Yamba - Can't recommend this hostel enough! Shane, Justin and all the guys make this hostel quite difficult to leave, you're made to feel very welcome and part of the ever extending family! Thanks for making memories!!

    Martin A. (July 2014)

    An amazing YHA to stay. The staff were very friendly and helpful. My husband & I really enjoyed staying there and exploring Yamba. Wish we had been able to stay longer.

    Terre L. (July 2014)

    This hostel is awesome in so many ways: really nice staff and owners, very clean and fresh facilities and dorms, spacious tv room and out-door terrace, inexpensive activities like Shanes tour and surf lessons, well-equipped kitchen etc. The atmospher...

    Johanna L. (July 2014)

    It was great, amazing staff and friendly buzz all around, wicked times

    Maf S. (June 2014)

    I was very impressed with my stay, the staff could not be more helpful. Thank you for making a last minute trip down the coast easy, affordable and enjoyable!

    Demi Y. (June 2014)

    Great few days, clean and comfy hostel, always something to do, and shane's generosity in giving tips and waves to non local surfers.. Bravoo 👏👏👏

    Coline M. (June 2014)

    Decent hostel that puts a lot of (successful)work into making the most of a very quiet location. Unless you like surfing there is very little to do in Yamba itself, especially if bad weather. Hostel itself is typical of YHA, very clean, decent facili...

    Jack D. (June 2014)

    When I first came here is was planning to stay for 2 nights, but I ended up staying for 9 days and I only left because I didn't have more time in Australia.The YHA in Yamba is awesome because of the super friendly staff, the good and clean facilities...

    Dinand M. (June 2014)

  • Yamba YHA hostel resides on the NSW mid-north coast, making it a great stop off between Sydney and Brisbane. This seaside town has fantastic beaches and one of Australia's most famous surf breaks.

    Yamba YHA is a purpose-built backpacker hostel with a mix of multi-share and twin/double accommodation. Enjoy our bar/café and relax next to the rooftop pool overlooking the town. The hostel is on the main street, within easy walk of beaches, local pubs and shops. Don't miss Shane's famous $15 tour.

    If you want to get a taste of Australia's famous east coast beach culture, Yamba YHA is the backpacker hostel for you.

  • Facilities

    •  Barbeque
    • Cafe/Restaurant
    • Disabled access
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Swimming pool
    • Parking
    • Television
    • Video
  • Activities

    • Beach
    • Canoeing/Kayaking
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Surfing
    • Swimming
    • Whale Watching
    • Windsurfing
    • National Park
    • Shane's Yamba Tour
  • Things to do

    Close to the Yamba YHA hostel you can surf one of Australia's most famous surf breaks at Angourie Beach, or explore one of the many other local beaches. Play beach cricket, go diving, whale watching, river cruises or kayaking. Enjoy local festivals.


    The Yamba Hostel has a café/bar. Live bands, top Aussie acts, karaoke and entertainment at local pubs and clubs overlooking the beach and river.

    Closest Hostels

    Food Store

    100 metres to hostel

    Accepted Cards

    MasterCard, Visa