Aussitel Backpackers

Address: 312 Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, 2450, Australia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 312 Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour, is near Big Banana and Coffs Harbour.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsAussitel Backpackers Coffs Harbour

    Reviewed by cornishsal

    Best hostel I've stayed in!

    Reviewed Mar 3, 2014
    by (7 reviews) Cornwall , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Fantastic hostel - great location, wonderful staff, exceptionally comfy and clean rooms and facilities, AND you're able to hire surfboards, bodyboards, paddle boards and kayaks for free!! Amazing!
    Only negative I could find was that in a room of 6 people there were only 4 lockers available, but at least there were any!
    Would definitely stay again!!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by isabelle134

    Well managed relaxed hostel with atmosphere

    Reviewed Feb 23, 2014
    by (25 reviews) Brussels , Belgium Flag of Belgium

    The hostel was perfect! Rooms clean and large, enough showers except when everybody came from "sunset kayaking" and wanted to shower all at the same time. Free boards and stuff to enjoy the water. A little outside the center (15 min walk) close to a lovely path (that leads to the city centre) along a river. I saw a kingfisher there fishing! The staff is very helpful, kitchen well organised, and there is even a little swimming pool ;-) And, free wifi!

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    Reviewed by chrisgclark

    Great hostel, good vibes

    Reviewed Feb 27, 2012
    by (13 reviews) London , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Great hostel inbetween town (15mins walk) and beach (10mins walk). Mini bus is waiting for you when you get off greyhound, even at 6.20am. Was able to checkin at 8am and get into bed, much appreciated after night coach. Sausage BBQ on Wed, $3, very social. Great small hostel. Clean and friendly. Free Canoes for river across the road! $5 bike hike. Excellent.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Aussitel Backpackers Coffs Harbour

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Coffs Harbour

    Killer Pool King

    A travel blog entry by mattchurch7 on Jul 26, 2015

    To quote the famous words of my mum when she calls me, "hello, it's only me"! Checking in again from Coffs Harbour, it's blog time once more (lucky you...). Wednesday 15th began with going to meet the 5:25am Greyhound coach, only to discover that nobody actually got off here despite being told 2 were alighting (big word!) here. Could have chuffing …

    Blueberry Barry

    A travel blog entry by mattchurch7 on Jul 14, 2015

    Mini bus Matt is back again, hi to everyone who bothers to read this! I began working again on Dave's blueberry farm on Sunday 5th July, and picked 6.5 buckets. However one of the other guys from another party told Simon (from Aussitel like me), that they were being paid $12 per hour, rather than $7 per bucket! So after Simon queried this, the …

    Mini Bus Matt

    A travel blog entry by mattchurch7 on Jul 04, 2015

    Hello again! As mentioned last time, I'm now the mini bus driver for pick ups & drop offs for Aussitel hostel, for people getting on and off both the Greyhound and Premier coaches. There is a bus at 5:25am which means I wake up at 4:45am and leave here at 5am. There's also a 10:50pm bus which means I leave here at 10:30pm. The meeting point is less …

    Coffs is cute, but cold at night!

    A travel blog entry by mattchurch7 on Jun 23, 2015

    1 comment

    Hello from Coffs Harbour! My train arrived here at 9pm last Monday (15th), and I made the short 5 minute walk to my hostel with a few northern lads I'd met on the train. I'd heard very good things about Aussitel Backpackers, and can confirm they are all spot on, it's a lovely hostel! Small and friendly, with free wifi, surfboards, kayak, …

    From one beach town to the next

    A travel blog entry by cnudo on Mar 09, 2015

    1 comment, 5 photos

    Escaping the high rises and crowds of people from the city, we made our way north. Jumping in a fancy white hybrid rental car, we departed in style, exiting through several tunnels until we hit the freeway. The drive was much rockier than I expected.. Not the road itself, but rather the surrounding landscape on either side of me. Felt similar to …