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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.
have stayed here on four separate occasions after long trips and it has been like "coming home". I like the place very much. The nice little touch of fruit in the communal kitchen which was available to all was much appreciated.
Richard B. (February 2015)
Awesome cute hostel! Lots of history. Very friendly host. Loved our stay, would stay again.
Matthew M. (February 2015)
A beautiful hostel, with the most friendly people! Lovely, simple furnishings - somewhere to just relax and feel at home.
Gabby H. (February 2015)
Stayed for a night, Great location at a walk-able distance to Griffith island. Staff were friendly. Overall a pleasant experience.
Lalith K. (January 2015)
Very friendly and helpful!
Karina K. (December 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 Caledonian Inn Hotel is a really nice place to eat and the new year's eve at Port Faury has been veeeeery nice!
Explore, experience and embrace the magic that is the Great Ocean Road with this hop on hop off tour departing from Melbourne!
Full day tour from Melbourne to the amazing Great Ocean Road. See some of the world's most scenic and stunning coastlines!
10% off camping gear and 10% off surf board hire and wetsuit hire
Ph: 0405 495 909
10% discount for 3 or more passengers, max 5 adults, on presentation of YHA card only.
Ph: 1800 LETS FLY
Apollo Bay Eco YHA
Adelaide Central YHA
Grampians Eco YHA
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)