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Port Fairy YHA
8 Cox StreetPort Fairy 3284
Phone:(+613) 5568 2468
Manager: Alison & Kadir Zehir
9am -11am and 5pm - 9pm
From 5pm, if arriving outside of office hours please call the hostel first.
The hostel is located 200 metres to the bus stop. Port Fairy to Warrnambool/ Ballarat /Mt Gambier/Apollo Bay/Melbourne.
Call the hostel directly for information on timetables.
There is also a bus service that runs to and from the Grampians to Port Fairy three times weekly.
The hostel is located 28 km to station at Warrnambool. Connecting bus will bring you to Port Fairy.
Please provide your contact information in the Comments and Arrival time field when booking online.
great location. Friendly and helpful staff. The kitchen is very clean. Strongly recommend this hostel to everyone.
SUMMER Z. (July 2014)
Really enjoyed our stay Helpful staff Comfortable room
Stephen G. (July 2014)
I have been visiting the hostel regularly over the years. I enjoy the place and regard it as home away from home. Meeting interesting people and discussing with different issues.
Henry P. (May 2014)
All good thanks. Neat, clean, secure and reasonably priced. Will stay again!
Stephen K. (April 2014)
geoff h. (April 2014)
Kadir and Alison provide a warm, friendly, accommodating and courteous service. The hostel is run efficiently and is well equipped, appointed and positioned. We would definitely consider returning and would highly recommend it to others.
Annabel B. (April 2014)
Easily accessible by public transport.
Shops 5 minutes, cook up a storm in the big kitchen. Short walk (15 minutes) to long ocean (eastern) beach, walk for (2 hours)! Thank you.
Stephen P. (April 2014)
I enjoying staying at this hostel because some natural character, meeting other hostellers the friendliness of the town.
This is one of favourite hostels. I have here a number of times of the years.
Henry P. (April 2014)
Nice old house, kitchen looked ok, room was basic but linen and doona provided. My friend in the bottom bunk bed got sand or dust aver her when II moved in the upper bed, maybe a good cleaning under the matresses would be good. Friendly staff, the la...
Mi W. (March 2014)
Port Fairy was the first youth hostel that we stayed at during our holiday in Australia. We were very impressed with the high standard of the double room that we had and the facilities of the hostel. Especially good was the very warm welcome at recep...
Philip C. (March 2014)
This charming fishing village is a must see. Port Fairy is located at the end of the iconic Great Ocean Road and is one of the busiest fishing ports in Victoria. You can watch the fishermen unload their catch for the day or wander the wide streets lined with quaint nineteenth century cottages, including our own YHA!
A piece of Victorian history and former home to the town founder, Port Fairy YHA backpackers hostel is one of the oldest heritage buildings in the seaside town. Ideally located its walking distance to the town centre, beaches and river. Why not eat fresh fish and chips on the beach from the local store and wander to Griffiths Island and see the lighthouse and colony of birds.
In addition to multi-share and private rooms Port Fairy YHA also has a self contained apartment with a Queen Room and Twin Room (sleeps 4) that can be booked by calling the hostel directly. Prices start from $200 for 4 people, please call for more information or to book. Terms and Conditions Apply.
Enjoy historic buildings, antiques and art galleries, shops, good food and popular music festivals. See the Australian wildlife at Tower Hill, walk to the lighthouse to see the mutton birds (summer) and view the whales and seals nearby. Port Fairy has all this and more located nearby to the hostel.
Mingle with the locals! Port Fairy YHA is located close to four great pubs in the town centre. Watch closely as the sun goes down for great viewing opportunities of the beautiful Australian wildlife.
150 metres to the nearest food store
The Spring Music Festival at Port Fairy in October is outstanding! Great choices for food. Try the fish and chips near the caravan park - the best I've had.
Full day tour from Melbourne to the amazing Great Ocean Road. See some of the world's most scenic and stunning coastlines!
10% off purchases over $10.00 (except sale items).
Ph: 03 5568 1237
5% discount off food only.
Ph: 03 5237 6518
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YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)