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    Accomodation in general seems to be overpriced in Darwin. The YHA is probably the best deal one can get. The small kitchen is well-equipped; rooms are clean, functional and somewhat spacious. The staff we were in contact with is helpful and mostly friendly.
    Simon C August 2015
    We had a free upgrade to a private room so that was well recieved :p Only stopped here for a night but it ticked all boxes.
    John H August 2015
    Our dorms were a little grubby, could do with fresh curtains. Linen is supplied, we had to go back and ask for towels for showers. Bathroom was just OK,floor was pretty much wet all the time due to poor drainage from shower. Kitchen was exceptionally well stocked with crockery & cutlery, great for preparing own food Close to Supermarkets, shops restaurants Would definitely stay at YHA again.
    Helen L August 2015
    Great hostel just far enough away from party central. Stayed in four female dorm and my critique would be lockers for luggage needed. Also stayed in private double - which was perfect. Probably not do good for disabled travellers as stairs to most rooms. Overall great, peaceful, clean stay
    Tricia V August 2015
    I was really positively surprised! I booked a 6 bed dorm and the atmosphere was great! Own bathroom in the dorm was just perfect! The location is just right, not directly in the 'party-zone', but close enough to walk in less than 5 min. The staff was really helpful organising day trips and with general questions too! Thank you!
    Aniko U August 2015
    Clean, well-run with fantastic staff, and altogether I had a most enjoyable 11 day stay.
    Catheryn J August 2015
    I stayed at this hostel for a few months and I had a great time, staff were great, all was good.
    matthew a August 2015
    Very clean rooms and located in the main street of Darwin close to everything. They organized airport shuttle for us with no dramas. Friendly staff always helpful.
    Ruth M August 2015
    Great hostel to stay in.Enjoyed my stay.Was too short there.The only disappointment was that there was no lockers in the rooms
    Guy J August 2015
    very loud place but (most of) staff very helpful and friendly
    Britt P August 2015
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