Tamworth YHA

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  • Getting here by train

    Daily service to Sydney. Station 100m from hostel.

    Getting here by bus

    7 km from the Greyhound bus stop and 100m from the New England Coaches bus stop.

    Nearest airport

    10 km to Tamworth Airport.

    Around the hostel

    Main attractions

    • Cathedral Rock National Park
    • Kamilaroi Walking Track
    • The Golden Guitar
    • Drayton Manor Theme Park
    • Tamworth Castle
    • The Snow Dome
    • Middleton Lakes
    • Planters Sky Trail Adventure
    • Alvecote Priory
    • Church of St Editha 


    Nearby facilities & attractions

    • Australian Equine and Livestock Events Centre
    • Tamworth Regional Entertainment Centre
    • Peel River
    • Tamworth Marsupial Park
    • Oxley Park Lookout
    • Australian Railway Monument and Rail Journeys Museum
    • Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum
    • Walk A Country Mile Museum
    • Bicentennial Park
    • Australian Country Music Hall of Fame
    • Horse Riding Tours
    • Cycling Paths
    • Picnic Areas
    • Tennis Court
    • Restaurants and Pubs

    Find us...

    Address: 169 Marius St
    Tamworth, NSW 2340
    Email: tamworth@yha.com.au
    Phone: (+612) 6761 2600
    Hostel Manager: Carol Hobden
    Payment: MasterCard, Visa

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  • Tamworth YHA

    The YHA hostel has a relaxing atmosphere in a quiet, friendly, clean and safe environment, located in the centre of this country town. The hostel provides backpackers with the best connection to Jackaroo and Jillaroo schools and farmstays.

    Choose from a variety of rooms, enjoy free Wi-Fi, TV, barbecue and air-conditioning. 

    Weekly rates available. Please contact the hostel directly. Family rooms available.



    • Sleeps 43 guests
    • Multi-share dorms
    • Double/Twin rooms


    • Air-conditioning
    • Barbecue
    • Courtesy bus
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • TV


    • Bushwalking/Hiking
    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Galleries/Museums
    • Golfing
    • Horseriding
    • Shopping
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Wilderness


    83% customer rating, based on 186 Reviews
    • it was bloody fantastic thanks to jackie.
      Levoghn M August 2017
    • Tamworth YHA is clean, central & easy to find.
      S H December 2016
    • A very friendly welcome. Heated blankets on bed very welcome
      Timothy N August 2017
    • Lovely spot, good kitchen facilities and very close to shops, entertainment, churches and hikes! Electric blanket was a bonus :)
      Rachel J August 2017
    • Perfect location across from railway, 1 minute from Wray Organics. Basic hostel, but very clean and friendly.
      Michelle M June 2016
    • Tamworth YHA is the cleanest hostel I've ever stayed in, it is also safe and comfortable. The friendly staff also made us feel welcome. Also perfectly located across the road from the train station.
      Roxane L December 2015

    Find us...

    Address: 169 Marius St
    Tamworth, NSW 2340
    Email: tamworth@yha.com.au
    Phone: (+612) 6761 2600
    Hostel Manager: Carol Hobden
    Payment: MasterCard, Visa

    Opening times

    Hostel Open all year

    8:30am-12:30pm and 4:00pm-9:30pm

    If you are planning on arriving outside of these hours, please phone the hostel to make alternative arrangements.

    Check in from 2:00pm daily
    Check out until 10:00am daily

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    Things to do in Tamworth
    Country Music Festival, Kamilaroi Walking Track, Golden Guitar, nightlife, Marsupial Park, Jackaroo & Jillaroo schools, farmstays, various horse events and rodeos.

    There is an abundance of nightlife from Wednesday - Saturday.

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