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Mission Beach YHA
49 Porter Promenade
Mission Beach, QLD 4852
Phone: (+617) 4088 6229
Fax: (+617) 4088 6111
Manager: Georgina Batten and Joseph Hamilton
7:30am -11:30am & 3pm - 7pm
McCaffertys and Greyhound buses arrive in town. If you book with us we'll even meet you at the bus stop.
The Mission Beach YHA hostel is located 30 km from the Tully train station.
It takes approximately 1½ hours to reach the Mission Beach retreat from Cairns, and 2½ hours from Townsville by car.
Cleanest hostel and everyone very friendly!
Saskia S. (August 2014)
A lovely place to stay where you almost feel at home :) And the staff is very friendly!
maeva m. (August 2014)
Awsome location with outstanding friendly staff.
Hannes E. (July 2014)
Beautiful spot. Lovely owners, awesome well-kitted out kitchen.
Stephanie B. (July 2014)
One of our top three yha hostels in Australia! Well worth a visit! Staff friendly and helpful. Hostel cosy and clean.
Katie T. (April 2014)
Nice comfy hostel. Right in front of a beach where you can't go swimming. They have a really great shuttle service. They take you everywhere if you ask friendly. By the way. Go for a walk in the forest. You'll see cassowarries and other staff!
Jannis S. (April 2014)
Very relaxing atmosphere with friendly helpful staff/owners. Would recommend as a retreat and to go rafting and walking.
Stephanie B. (March 2014)
Absolutely loved my stay at mission beach retreat. Richard and anthea are the best and will do everything they possibly can to make your stay as good as possible. Great chilled out atmosphere and everyone is really friendly. Just wish I could have st...
Chris S. (August 2013)
Amazing staff, very friendly really enjoyed my stay here would recommend it for anyone looking for a chilled out few nights at mission beach !!
Charlotte T. (March 2013)
Very nice little hostel! Friendly and welcoming staff, and a fantastic cosy atmosphere between the backpackers.
jakob g. (November 2012)
Mission Beach Retreat YHA is the only backpackers hostel in Mission Beach Village, by the beach. In the middle of World Heritage rainforest with the Great Barrier Reef on our doorstep. The backpackers offers multi-share dorms, double & twin rooms, all air conditioned & recently renovated, with complimentary tea & coffee. There is also WiFi available at the hostel. Our hostel has a well equipped open-air kitchen, comfy living room, 2 x TV rooms with cable and fox sports. Enjoy our jungle swimming pool with waterfall & BBQ area.
Mission Beach backpackers hostel offers activities including white water rafting on the Tully River, outer reef cruises, reef fishing, skydiving landing on the beach, and World Heritage rainforest walks.
20m to nearest food store
Fabulus beach, great restaurant, Zenbah, provides a $8 backpacker meal which was of top quality. Small resort with lots of character, laid back and friendly. Well worth avisit even if you are not there to skydive the beach.
Receive a FREE Army Duck photo on selected tours when booking through a YHA tour desk.
Ph: 07 4041 9400
Free introductory scuba dive ($120 value) or guided snorkel tour ($35 value)
Ph: 07 4031 1588
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)