Manly Backpackers

24 - 28 Raglan St, Manly, New South Wales, 2095, Australia | 3 star hostel
Prices starting from $54.00

Travel Blogs from Manly

Sunny Sydney

A travel blog entry by twotravelmunkys


The flight from Hong Kong to Sydney was smooth but long and we only grabbed a few hours sleep before arriving at Sydney airport. I had watched lots of Australian Border Security TV programes whilst on deployment and was a little nervous about the strngent border checks and quarantine rules. We filled in the customs paperwork as accurately as …

01.-17.03. Sydney

A travel blog entry by steffi_in_oz


Ankunft in Syndey war um 21:25, 10 Minuten später war ich auch schon im Hostel, da ich zum Glück ein Hostel in der Nähe der Central Station gebucht habe.

Am Samstag, 02.03., gab es ein kurzes Wiedersehen mit meiner Schwester :)
Sie ist mit ihrem Freund per Bus von Fraser Island gekommen und dann weiter für 2 Nächte nach Katoomba. …


A travel blog entry by jazzy4


Finally, I am writing my first blog entry...didn't realise how difficult getting hold of FREE wi-fi and a solid computer would be out here! I will admit I have sat outside McDonalds a few times with my dutch friend, Esther, a bottle of Shiraz and plastic cups soaking up the wi-fi. Being a backpacker and all, you have to watch the pennies.

Aussie Land!

A travel blog entry by jess.harris


We arrived in Sydney so excited and went in search of our hostel, it was lucky we only booked for one night as it was...interesting to say the least. It didn't help that we had a dorm of crazy canadian boys who kept *******, picking their noses and shouting at each other about who weighed the most, very odd. So we booked to go to Manly for 3 nights …

A "Manly" Time

A travel blog entry by timwaddle


Well I finally got onto the free "high speed" internet at the youth hostel. Here is the story.

When I was getting ready to leave I was talking to someone and she made the comment "Not all youth hostels are created equal." Well I now have living proof (in that I have lived in both) of that statement! When i was figuring out where to go next …

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This 3 star hostel, located on 24 - 28 Raglan St, Manly, is near Manly Beach, Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, Manly Bike Tours and Bike Hire, and Skydive the Beach Sydney.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsManly Backpackers

    Reviewed by timwaddle

    Not all Hostels are created equal

    Reviewed Jan 18, 2012
    by (4 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    Much more run down than advertised but being two blocks from the beach makes up for it. Good experience but looking forward to checking out.

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

    TripAdvisor Reviews Manly Backpackers

    2.50 of 5 stars Fair