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Darwin YHA

Darwin , NT

Located in the heart of the Northern Territory's tropical capital, Darwin YHA Backpackers Hostel offers all the e...

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    Reviews (431 guests have reviewed this hostel)
    very loud place but (most of) staff very helpful and friendly
    Britt P August 2015
    I was having a bad start to the day until I checked in at Yha, Max gave me a free bottle of water and sat down and talked to me about my troubles. The whole staff is very friendly and helpful, the kitchen needs work and the rooms get crowded but overall nice hostel in the heart of Darwin.
    Nathan G August 2015
    nice staff, nice location, nice pool, nice kitchen and eating area, nice hostel! not too loud, not one of those party places :-)!! room has an ensuit bathroom, not really clean but really nice to have your "own" bathroom. good value for money! I would come back :-)
    Sabine K July 2015
    I am a big fan of YHA hostels in general, but that one is not the best - seems like all I like about other YHAs is missing here - staff don´t look like they enjoy to help travellers, common areas are neither sufficiently big nor welcoming and they are closed early, no lockers, chair or tables in rooms, no nice smoking area, no recycling bins in the kitchen... Having "private" bathroom at room could feel luxurious when there is two of you, not six - especially when there are no common facilities. Swimming pool is not going to fix it, location between kitchen, those few places to eat and noisy sport bar is not really happily chosen. Plus warning signs suspecting you from "bad behaviour" everywhere and the fact that it was the most expensive and also the most unfriendly YHA I ve been to - never more!
    Eliska V July 2015
    The staff were extremely friendly and helpful at all times- nothing was too much for them
    MALCOLM S July 2015
    Need a chair to sit and put the shoes on Provide free towel and soap Need Lockers to put the valuables in
    Demuni D July 2015
    Basic accommodation in a location close to the action but far enough away to not be too noisy. Good having a pool, but some bathroom features needed repairing.
    Jen B July 2015
    Great value for money, ideal if you need a 2/3 night stay! Even got upgraded!
    Demelza M July 2015
    staff well informed about where to go, what to see, and very helpful
    Peter F July 2015
    Nice place to stay, very central, extremely noisy, need night staff to tell noisy guests that midnght is time to shut up, especially when leaving early. Kitchen bit small, need more teatowels ensuite was perfect for us seniors
    Helen M June 2015
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