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Newcastle Beach YHA

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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great space. Super homey as soon as you walk in. The large stairwell really sets a tone for this place. The common room is huge with possible the best wi-fi I had all trip. Rooms were a good medium size(ours had this awesome...More

Thank Marino A
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Staying for 2 days at this place. Nice 6 beds room, no aircon, but windows were open all night and the noise wasn’t too much, its a quiet street. Nice and clean, room and bathrooms. Great hosts in reception and a variety of free activities...More

Thank Anna J
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Great location, just 5 mins walk from the Newcastle beach, with lots of cafés, restaurants and shops around, some of them of other countries. The hostel itself is lovely, traditional, clean and spacious with affordable price, gender-specific and mixed rooms with lockers, and all facilities...More

Thank Behnaz2017
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Newcastle Beach YHAResponded 22 November 2017

Hi Behnaz - so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. This part of Newcastle is great for visitors, as you found - close to the beach and the uni! Hope to see you again here or at one of the other 80 YHAs around...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

This hostel has the comfiest mattresses! While the rooms themselves are fairly dated the mattresses are definitely new, and despite the fairly thin walls, we had a great sleep. We stayed in the four person dorm and were pleasantly surprised about the size of the...More

Thank KassD9
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Newcastle Beach YHAResponded 13 September 2017

Hi Kass - really pleased you had a comfy night's sleep. Our hostel is in a heritage building (former Gentlemen's Club no less!) and so we've retained the old world look and feel. It had an update only recently with new paint and carpet, so...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

This hotel is the good fit for when you are going away for a quick weekend with friends and family and spending most of your time out and about. Simple facilities for a short trip, and was clean and the people on the desk were...More

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Free Internet
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US$54 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$54 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Songlim
23 July 2017|
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Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
Hi - the hostel is right in the centre of Newcastle and a local bus number 226 goes from near here to near the uni campus. Google that for the full timetable but it takes about 45 minutes travel time.
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"2nd floor rooms are chill."
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"No rooms have fans or aircon!"
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"Book early. Especially during peak holiday periods. Ask to book away from the family rooms."
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"I didn't stay in the hotel but had a cup of coffee. Service is great"
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