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Colonial Village YHA
820 Boat Harbour Drive
Hervey Bay 4655
Phone: (+617) 4125 1844 or 1800 818 280 (within Australia)
Fax: (+617) 4125 3161
Manager: Jeff and Karen Huston
Reception Hours: 7:00am to 8:00pm.
Arrival Time: Contact hostel if late / early check in required.
The hostel is located 7 km to terminal.
The hostel is located 30 km to station. Local bus from door, for backpackers convenience.
The hostel is located 3 km to airport.
Local bus from terminal/station to door and marina terminal to Fraser Island for backpackers convenience.
I felt very welcomed in this facility. Staff very helpful. Help complete all my tour arrangements.
Susan C. (July 2014)
We enjoyed our stay in this hostel. Luckily for us the weather was perfect so we had a good day at the swimming pool. Very friendly staff and a good recommendation for the trip to go to Fraser Islands. The room was small but clean, the only thing was...
Liz E. (July 2014)
This was the most spacious, clean and relaxing hostel I stayed in. Great staff and perfectly located at the end of the bay so quiet with very lovely grounds and tennis court. Bikes or a beautiful sea front walk take you the length of the bay for al...
Diana f/o M. (July 2014)
we only stated one night but it was quite enjoyable, easy to find, and quite good.
gloria l. (June 2014)
Great atmosphere and facilities. Everything available - bus, meals and bar.
Debbie S. (June 2014)
Best place to stay overnight if you just want a bed for the night - that's what I used it for. Can't get cheaper than this and the facilities are just as good as some of the hotels that you pay over $100 per night for. Highly Recommended.
Kenneth M. (May 2014)
Ueli K. (May 2014)
We enjoyed our stay here and very nice and quiet environment for a holiday.
Tapan K. (April 2014)
This is the best hostel I have been staying at so far. Very friendly and helpful staff, beautiful surroundings, very clean and a lot of space in the rooms! I'm just sad I was only here for 1 night. If you want a truly comfortable stay, this is the ho...
Laura K. (April 2014)
Stayed in a 6 bed dorm, this is by far the nicest hostel we've stayed in and one of the cheapest! Couldn't believe it. All single beds and a bathroom in our room! Definitely recommend!!!
Zoe N. (April 2014)
This multi-award winning hostel in the seaside town of
Hervey Bay is conveniently located within an easy walk of nearby beaches. The YHA
boasts all the facilities and services of a resort in a relaxing environment
suited to backpackers and travellers of all kinds. The hostel is surrounded by
tropical gardens and provides first-class accommodation, large pool and spa,
bistro, bar, internet lounge, tennis & basketball courts and tour booking
Hervey Bay backpacker
hostel is the closest point to the most sought after locations on Fraser
Island. Other highlights include world renowned whale watching (July-Nov), the beautiful
esplanade and stunning beaches.
Hostel features bar and eatery on site. Other nightlife in town located close by, for backpackers convenience.
800 metres to the nearest food store
Great location to access Fraser Island. The day tour was awesome.
Escape to the Fraser Island, the world’s largest sand island, off the coast of Hervey Bay with this all inclusive 4 Wheel Driving adventure.
Only got a few days? Experience the best of Fraser Island on this 2 day/1 night guided 4 wheel drive tour from Hervey Bay.
YHA members receive student rates.
Ph: 07 3821 3821
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YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)