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Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel

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Overview
144 Bathurst Street, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We initially only intended to stay for one day . Then we met Brett on our check in 😀 . We ended up staying another 4 days , The staff at this place obviously really like what they do . The vibe is always happy...More

Thank 160solotraveler
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel! Even though the weather was not so good, they had many good tips what I could do at a rainy day. And there is a heather in the rooms, so you won't be could at...More

Thank Run A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Happy for its clean kitchen, free laundry room and a movie room for any Neflix movie! Even got a ping pong table! Staff are very nice too! And sometimes got free BBQ night on Saturday. good place for backpackers with a fair price for dorm...More

Thank Ximima
Response from BMBH144, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Mountains Backpacker HostelResponded 4 days ago

Hello Ximima We can clearly see your experience with us was enjoyable . This is great news and the hostel team appreciate your time in letting other potential guest know of your time with us. Hygiene and cleanliness is high on our teams agenda and...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Pros: Large kitchen with freezer Good wifi Very clean, nice bathrooms + lots of counter space Nice reception area Clean, spacious rooms with locking lockers Very polite, helpful staff Free laundry Reasonable priced Cons: Hostel was a little chilly, space heaters provided are a bit...More

Thank Alexis V
Response from BMBH144, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Mountains Backpacker HostelResponded 4 days ago

Hi Alexis . Thanks Kindly for your great review of the Hostel and the facilities that we provide, The team work hard at ensuring we maintain the highest of hygiene standards , and ensure our guests have a great experience whilst in the world famous...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hostel is quite clean. The 8 bed room is very spacious and each has a lockable wardrobe. The kitchen is large enough and has enough cooking facilities. In the lounge there is a fireplace which makes it very comfortable even on cold rainy days....More

Thank George H
Response from BMBH144, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Mountains Backpacker HostelResponded 4 days ago

Hi George. It is appreciated by the Hostel Team that you have taken time out from your adventures to leave a great review . Hygiene and cleanliness is high on our teams agenda and we are constantly working to ensure this is maintained so we...More

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About
Description
Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel was opened on May 1st 2009. We are the closest hostel to Katoomba Train Station (turn right from the station and follow Bathurst Road). We have a wide range of clean More dormitory, dormitory en-suite, private, private en-suite, family and family en-suite rooms. We cater to travellers, families and can accommodate up to 160 guests. Our lounge is great for all guests, with lots of room to mingle or find a quiet corner in front of the fire. Test your skills on our FREE pool table, FREE table soccer table, FREE guitar or play one of our many FREE board games. The kitchen is spacious, well stocked with utensils and 6 large ovens. Just out from that is a summer BBQ space and courtyard garden. Not only do we have our great reception, friendly staff and clean facilities, we also offer: FREE wi-fi throughout the hostel FREE computers and low priced printing (b/w) FREE games and rainy day activities FREE luggage storage (just leave us a review!) FREE on street parking FREE lockers in all dormitory rooms FREE to use TVs in the lounge and all private rooms FREE tourist information and laundry services In addition, we can help you with Blue Mountains visitor attraction tickets and much, much, more. Please ask! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
31
Price range
US$41 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Central Blue Backpackers
Also Known As
Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel Katoomba
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
31
Price range
US$41 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Central Blue Backpackers
Also Known As
Blue Mountains Backpacker Hostel Katoomba
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
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Traveller (50)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Questions & Answers
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PravDelhi
11 June 2016|
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Response from BM_Backpackers | Property representative |
Hello! Most of our dorms are mixed, but we do have some 4 & 6 bed ladies only dorms, and some 4 & 8 bed male only dorms. Feel free to give us a call any time on +61 2 4782 9630. :) Kind regards, The team at BMBH
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"All Floors are good enough to select rooms depending upon your preference and family size."
158shafaqs
13 May 2018
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"All the rooms are nice :)"
sarahsV7729IQ
29 Apr 2018
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"Stay at the YHA"
kalmond123
15 Nov 2017
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"Ask for quiet room."
sylviayaacoub
24 Jun 2017
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