Strahan YHA

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  • Quentin was a lovely staff member, thanks to him it made the stay very pleasant!

    Sam L. (November 2014)

    The cabins we're clean and cosy. Great place to stay if you're on a budget in the West. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

    Philip H. (October 2014)

    Good central location for walks and tours;Heritage Cruise to Gordon River via Hell's Gates and Sarah Island one of Australia's finest tourist experiences and memorable intro to region's convict and environmental history.Front desk staff very helpful ...

    Terry M. (April 2014)

    We (2 people) stayed in the cabin (private room) with shared toilet&bathroom. The room is simple and clean. The bathroom is ok.

    MengShi Y. (March 2014)

    Cabin was very cosy with a very comfortable bed and heater.

    Rosemary L. (March 2014)

    Super friendly, helpful host willing to go out of her way to assist. No probs with the walk to the kitchen and bathrooms as I enjoyed being in one of a small group of rooms that are scattered around the property rather than one big building.

    j E. (March 2014)

    very friendly, nice natural sourroundings

    John G. (August 2013)

    friendly staff and a good bed, in a natural setting

    John G. (August 2013)

    I am really satisfied with my stay at Strahan YHA. Deb and Rob, owners of the hostel, are very good managers. Their facility, particularly kitchen and toiletes, are very well maintained, clean, tidy and safe. Moreover, they both are very honest, frie

    Marcin M. (March 2012)


    Strahan is a harbour-side village with a fascinating convict past set on the edge of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. Nestled on the shores of massive Macquarie Harbour Strahan is the gateway to the World Heritage listed Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park. Strahan YHA is located in a parkland setting providing clean and basic facilities along with a friendly atmosphere and all within easy walking distance to the village centre, activities or nearby shops. View the resident platypus in the creek which borders our property.


  • Facilities

    • Barbeque
    • Laundry
    • Games room
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Parking
    • Television
    • Tour Desk
    • Kitchen 
  • Activities

    • Beach
    • Bird Watching
    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Canoeing/Kayaking
    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Flying
    • Golfing
    • Mountain Biking
    • Sailing
  • Things to do

    Cruise Macquarie Harbour and the famous Gordon River, reputed to be the best in the world. Take a seaplane flight over the spectacular west coast or ride the Wilderness Railway with breathtaking scenery through the King River gorge. Witness the sunset over the Great Southern Ocean. If you are up to a challenge ride the Henty Sand Dunes 10 klms from the hostel.

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    300 metres to general and take away food store.

    Accepted Cards

    MasterCard, Visa