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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are over the age of 25 then forget about this dump. If you like staying awake all night while the backpackers get on the booze by all means stay there. There is a small light fixed to the wall which is useless. There is no table or chairs in the room, so sit on the floor. There is...

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Grafton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok , the Hoey Moey offers great affordable food and excellent entertainment. If you are considering staying overnight after eating the great food and enjoying the excellent entertainment , then DONT. If you are under the age of 25 and are travelling the country on a tourist visa and don't mind listening to drunken, loud, swearing people partying on cheap...

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Thank Trevor R P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The reviews of this hotel prepared us for a cheap night's stay very close to the beach and that what we got. The rooms are old but clean. No AC but a fan. The blonde "office" lady must be used to handling backpackers as her first instructions on our arrival as to where not to park the car needed a...

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Thank Wendy B
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is more than a hostel it is a family of backpackers and the friendliest staff! I spent 6 months living at the Hoey while completing my farm work and living the best lifestyle on the beach. There is no where else I would rather have done my farm work. Frank is so helpful and doing his best to find...

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Thank emily s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After receiving confirmation of my booking for a 10 day stay before leaving home, I arrived in Coffs @4pm on a Sunday( following a 4 hr train trip) only to be told I was too OLD! & not a holder if an international passport. None of this was stated upfront. So a most distressing start to what should have been...

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Thank LeahMaiCook
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms and bathrooms and clean and comfortable. The staff at the hostel are friendly and helpful. It does get very noisy at night but it didn't matter too much to us as we only stayed for two nights. The hostel is a bit of a walk from the harbour and bars and restaurants but very close to the beach.

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Thank hayleyweir1
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We stayed here late August after a road trip to Melbourne. Was a cheap place to stay, very basic but that's all we needed. The pub had a lot going on, live music, cheap food. It appeared as backpackers were running the place which gave it a nice vibe. They were a little loud at night though. Location is great,...

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Thank sunnyquinn1988
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I found Australia when I found the hoey. It was everything I wanted and how I pictured Oz life. Great hostel with great staff literally on the beach you can hear the waves crashing from the kitchen. A massive family atmosphere I met some great people there I stayed for a couple of months twice. Gorgeous place don't skip it...

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Thank Wiseyboy
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I had the best time staying at the Hoey for my farm work. I loved the room, the people and the amazing location! The atmosphere was always great, and we always tried to organise nights for everyone to come together and bond. I will always keep very fond memories of this place. Will definitely return when back on the East...

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Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Hoey for 3 weeks picking blueberries, the location, accommodation and amenities make this an ideal spot for backpackers looking to get their second year visa. Located right next to a bar/restaurant with a bottle shop attached you're never far away from a meal, $4 schooner or box of goon. The staff are welcoming and Frank the manager...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Park Beach Hotel Motel/ Hoey Moey Backpackers is the only hotel in Coffs Harbour with DIRECT BEACH ACCESS! – It’s a great stopover point for anybody travelling the east coast. You can be sure of a great welcome and fantastic budget accommodation with travel desk, onsite bar, beer garden, bottle shop & restaurant offering great value meals every day with lunch / dinner ...and don't forget we're the only Hotel in Coffs Harbour with DIRECT BEACH ACCESS just seconds from your room! Coffs Harbour's biggest shopping plaza is less than 10 minutes walk away with a huge variety of shops including post office, banks, Woolworths, Aldi, IGA, Big W, Target, McDonalds, KFC, Subway and Eagle Boys Pizza. We offer a massive range of great activities to suit all budgets including scuba diving, skydiving with beach landing, rainforest horse riding, camel riding on the beach, surfing, white water rafting, deep sea fishing, whale watching, sea kayaking, surf rafting, mountain bike riding at Dorrigo National Park, bungee trampoline, flying trapeze class & ten pin bowling! Free use of body boards & fishing rods. Mountain bikes for rent. Free pick up. Directions: If driving from the North - pass the Big Banana (on right). At the first traffic lights turn left into Park Beach Road. Go straight over 2 roundabouts and you come to a T intersection. We are located on corner of Park Beach Road & Ocean Parade.. If driving from the South - pass the tourist information centre & bus station (on left) and follow the Highway for 2.5 km. Follow the signs to Park Beach Plaza and take a right turn into Park Beach Road. Go straight over 2 roundabouts and you come to a T intersection. We are located on the corner of Park Beach Road & Ocean Parade. Our Opening Hours are 10.00am to 11.00pm. Total Motel rooms 26. Arrival Time 10.00 Departure Time 10.00. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hoey Moey Backpackers

Address: 84 Ocean Parade, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Coffs Harbour
Price Range: $69 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hoey Moey Backpackers 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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