• Bellingen YHA Hostel - Exterior
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    • Bellingen YHA Hostel - Double Room with a VIiew
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  • Had a great stay! Place was clean and staff was very friendly with great recommendations for places to check out in the area. Would def recommend to a friend.

    Lindsay C. (March 2015)

    The best, most authentically wonderful hostel I have stayed at. Everyone made me feel so at home, and the view and vibe were beautiful, I'm definitely coming back.

    Alice D. (January 2015)

    This was a beautiful backpackers with beautiful people. I enjoyed the chilled out vibe.

    Kevin T. (November 2014)

    Great place to stay cheap and comfortable too.

    bradley j. (October 2014)

    The best hostel in Australia. Maybe even the world.

    Caitlin R. (October 2014)

  • Bellingen YHA is one of Australia's most laidback backpacker hostels. It's a beautiful and homely YHA set amongst beautiful country! Relax on the hostel balcony overlooking the river and rainforest gardens. Take a tour to Dorrigo National Park, canoe on the river or explore Bellingen village with its great cafes, shops and monthly markets. Hostel accommodation is in twin/double and multi-share rooms.

  • Facilities

    • Barbeque
    • Bicycles
    • Boat/Canoe
    • Courtesy Bus
    • Disabled Access
    • Games room
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Parking
    • Reading room
    • Television
  • Activities

    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Canoeing/Kayaking
    • Cycling
    • Galleries/Museums
    • Horseriding
    • Mountain Biking
    • National Park
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Whitewater Rafting
  • Things to do

    Bello is a groovy alternative town with arts, craft and coffee shops, and a great monthly market. Hang out with the musicians at the Global Carnival and the Jazz Festival, or visit the rainforest and waterfalls of Dorrigo. Canoe, cycle, swing on the Tarzan rope, or swim in the river under a full moon. Find out why Bello has been is called 'the cruisiest place on earth'.

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