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Overview
207 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Golf course
3 Star accommodation
Reviews (294)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my first time to stay at a hostel so i came with little to no expectation. I chose the YHA due to its location. Situated right smack in the middle of Katoomba town, it is only about a 10-minute downhill walk from the...More

1  Thank WanderlustHaywire
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Front Office Manager at Blue Mountains YHAResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there - thanks for choosing our hostel and your review. There are a few things though that are inaccurate. All bedrooms in the hostel have heating which is why we have an all seasons doona on the beds but we will definitely check the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first stay at the Blue Mountains YHA and it was great. It is more aged than the YHA hostels in Sydney, however, has more character. The rooms are nice for a hostel, however, there is much more to this place. There is...More

1  Thank Andrew M
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Front Office Manager at Blue Mountains YHAResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Andrew - glad you enjoyed this special hostel. It is a heritage building and was formerly a 1930's cabaret club. The reception and communal areas have been decorated to reflect this period with heritage colours etc. which all adds to the atmosphere. Hope to...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Blue Mountains YHA for one night and had a wonderful stay. The hostel was fairly quiet due to the time of year but that made it even better for us. The kitchens were well equipped and having a fire on in...More

Thank Emily T
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Stayed here many times and love this place. Big comfortable couches to relax near the fire after a day of hiking, a reading room with many books and armchairs, big, clean kitchen and very helpful and nice staff. Close to shops and cafes, and about...More

Thank j4na
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely building, so spacious and filled with sun, hearty warmth you can get in the mountain in winter. Great dorms with locker(bring your own paddle lock). Busy , functional and productive communal kitchen with free food to reduce waste. 5 star sitting and eating area....More

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Description
In the adventure capital of NSW, stay at this award-winning YHA hostel and enjoy the log fire, cosy warm rooms (many with ensuite), great kitchen, fast internet, all in the heart of Katoomba. This is the More best value budget accommodation, located in the heart of Katoomba. Chose from a range of rooms including multi share, double/twin and family rooms. Free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus also available). Relax in the large lounge, self cater in the kitchen. Housed in a beautifully restored historic National Trust building, the hostel is close to breathtaking scenic lookouts, and local cafes and pubs. Save with YHA discounts on heaps of activities, tours and attractions from the hostel. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Golf course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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
57
Price range
US$34 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Mountains YHA 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
57
Price range
US$34 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Mountains YHA Katoomba
Location
Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
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Traveller (59)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (3)
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mab888
31 December 2017|
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Response from YHA_Backpacker | Property representative |
Hi Mab - sorry you were disturbed by other guests. We do have a staff member who lives on site, and there is a telephone link at reception for any guests to use to get staff assistance, so we would encourage you to always... More
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Rachel H
31 October 2016|
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Response from Lisa E | Reviewed this property |
yes you can it will cost you 2$ for a four hours (not sure about the hours) and 3$ for the whole day. you can ask at the reception! good luck
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Rachel H
31 October 2016|
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Response from Lisa E | Reviewed this property |
yes but it wil cost you $2 for a couple of hours and 3$ vmfor a whole day. just ask at thw reception
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"Get the rooms on the ground floor. There are no lifts so you will have to lug your luggage up if..."
WanderlustHaywire
4 weeks ago
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"I have a family room but students like the less costly share."
tbsa
8 Nov 2017
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"very affordable, clean, great location"
460elsat
28 Feb 2017
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"Worth a visit if the Blue Mountains are in your plans"
Riverbend88
30 Dec 2016
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