Margaret River Backpackers YHA

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  • Getting here by bus

    The nearest bus stop is 200m from the hostel.

    Around the hostel

    Main attractions

    • Hamelin Bay
    • Geographe Bay
    • Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park
    • Mammoth Cave
    • Ngilgi Cave
    • Cape to Cape Track
    • Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse

    Nearby facilities & attractions

    • Margaret River Visitor Centre
    • Wardan Aboriginal Cultural Centre
    • The Grove Experience
    • Cave Tours
    • Wine Tasting Tours
    • River Cruises
    • Sunflowers Animal Farm
    • Eagles Heritage Wildlife Centre
    • Voyager Estate
    • Cape Naturaliste Vineyard
    • Boranup Gallery
    • Horse Riding on the Beach
    • A Maze'n Margaret River
    • Colonial Brewery
    • Mountain Bike Tours
    • Margaret River Golf Club
    • Rock Climbing Tours
    • Naturaliste Reptile Park
    • Boranup Forest Maze

    Find us...

    Address: 66 Town View Terrace
    Margaret River , WA 6285
    Phone: (+618) 9757 9572
    Hostel Manager: Jules Ashton
    Payment: MasterCard, Visa

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  • Margaret River Backpackers YHA

    Margaret River YHA is a modern hostel, conveniently located within town centre only a few hundred meters from the bus stop, entertainment, shopping and visitors centre. 

    We offer a total of 52 beds in 4, 6, 8 and 10 bed air conditioned dorms, a Jobs Desk for your vineyard work plus our Beach Bus to the beach.

    Margaret River is the backpacker capital of Australia’s South West, voted by Lonely Planet as one of the top ten regional destinations. Located a scenic 3 hour drive south of Perth, Margaret River is one of the few places in the world where international backpackers can combine casual vineyard work with a great holiday in rural Western Australia.

    Margaret River is renowned for its beaches, wineries, native forests, caves, award winning entertainment venues and a wide choice of quality cafes and restaurants.



    • Sleeps 52 guests
    • Multi-share dorms


    • Jobs Desk
    • Wireless internet
    • Large modern kitchen
    • Dining room
    • Relaxing common room/lounge
    • Substantial recreational deck
    • BBQ
    • Table tennis
    • On site parking
    • Disabled access and facilities
    • Music, videos, DVDs, TV
    • Laundry
    • CCTV
    • Foxtel
    • 3 large LCD TVs
    • Swipe card access
    • FREE WIFI/Internet


    • Abseiling
    • Beach
    • Caving
    • Cycling
    • Horse riding
    • National Park
    • Rock climbing
    • Surfing
    • Whale watching
    • Wine tasting


    79% customer rating, based on 92 Reviews
    • Excellent location. Read some older reviews re:kitchen mess, glad to see this issue has been resolved, kitchen was clean & tidy. Other guests were polite/ pleasant.
      AnnMarie March 2017
    • Good location, clean and nice people.
      Laura January 2017
    • Better than I expected. It was clean and well maintained with ample parking at the back too! Will definitely go back here next year.
      Vincent N October 2016
    • It's fairly clean and bedding sheets provided were good and clean. The hostel staff was helpful and friendly in recommending places of interest to visit in Margaret River.
      Stephen T September 2017
    • Very good location and safety.
      Quek Y December 2015

    Find us...

    Address: 66 Town View Terrace
    Margaret River , WA 6285
    Phone: (+618) 9757 9572
    Hostel Manager: Jules Ashton
    Payment: MasterCard, Visa

    Opening times

    Hostel Open all year

    8:30am-11:00am and 2:00pm-8:00pm

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

    Check in 2:00pm-8:00pm
    Check out until 10:00am daily

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    Things to do in Margaret River

    This YHA is located near the famous Margaret River wine region and it is well worth visiting the area to sample the local produce. You can visit many wineries, breweries, cheese, chocolate, coffee and ice-cream factories. The area is also known for its world famous surf breaks. Or if you just want to relax, enjoy the hostel's facilities such as Foxtel and the football pitch.

    There is Live music every Fri, Sat, Sun at the at Settlers Tavern, just a short walk from the Margaret River YHA hostel. Nightly meal specials around town. Karaoke on Mon and Thur, Pool Comp every Tue; open until midnight on Wednesday.

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