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Newcastle Beach YHA

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights- The location is great. It’s close to the Greyhound bus stop and pretty much everything is in walking distance. The 4 room dorm was spacious with big lockers. The shared bathrooms were big, spotless and the showers were good....More

Thank Rachb911
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Newcastle probably doesn't get the attention it deserves. It's a chilled & lovely place and the YHA fits right in. Close to the beach, in a beautiful heritage building, this hostel is a great spot to hang out for a bit. There's a positive vibe...More

Thank Heidi F
Response from YHA_Backpacker, Public Relations Manager at Newcastle Beach YHAResponded 13 April 2018

Hi Heidi - this hostel certainly has a bit of history and was once a gentlemen's club no less! We've kept the historic look and feel, just made it hostel-friendly! Enjoy your travels.

Reviewed 23 January 2018

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 21 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 23 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

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US$49 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$49 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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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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