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Flashpackers Hervey Bay

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Caloundra, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Here is a really nice backpacker, clean and friendly have never failed to strike up conversation when I am here about 3 times a year. Staff last time were all friendly and helpful and likeable and there is Anytime Fitness close by so I was happy. Come here to chill out not a party hostel in winter but a nice...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed staying at flashpackers! The pickup shuttle from greyhound, free breakfast, free wifi, clean and comfortable rooms, familiar atmosphere and a home cinema :-) just perfect! It is also located near to the beach and I would everyone reccomand to have an afternoon walk at the beach, so beautiful!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ended up staying here a lot longer than planned due to good old cyclone Debbie! When we first checked in the reception wasn't overly great but the owner and the American receptionist were super nice! When we did finally get to our room our beds weren't ready but it was better than having to make your own bed! They...

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Bischofswiesen, Germany
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The staff is very friendly and everything is clean. They have free breakfast from 7 to 9 am =). It´s 2 min walk to the beach. The rooms are pretty good and also clean. The free wifi works ^_^ not like in other places!

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Thank Bergswiese
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This hostel does not live up to its name "flashpackers" at all! To advertise that this hostel is better than the basic hostels is totally wrong. As there is: No air con in the rooms (they have a floor fan than makes hardly any difference to the temperature and is so loud), no lockers, they close reception constantly throughout the...

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2Thank Janie T
Main Beach, Australia
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Called ahead twice to check we could book in, no answer, arrived at reception and noone was there so went sight seeing for a few hours, came back and lady said she had not had any calls and been there all day and wasn't on duty now, but did let us sign in. Said it was a bit off but...

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here a few months ago for a couple of days. Had a really nice time the rooms were nice and clean , the showers were really good , staff was very friendly and breakfast was good , I would definitely recommend if your staying in the area

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1Thank Adam F
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I stayed in an ensuite double room with fan (no air con) for $80 a night which was worth it but only just. As hostels go it is not bad but is suffering I think from the flight of backpackers to Rainbow Beach as the Fraser Island hub. Therefore it needs to reinvent itself to keep people more than one...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I've wanted to stay at this hostel for a while as all of my friends recommend it and say how amazing this property is. Danielle our reservation agent was super friendly and helpful. We stayed in the private double room, super comfy and the most powerful showers i've ever been in haha! The hostel has a great common area, cinema...

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1Thank Sofia Z
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Flashpackers Hostel in Hervey Bay is definitely number one of all the hostels I've visited during my backpacker life in Australia! The kitchen is equipped with everything you would need for cooking meals and is pretty clean aswell. They've got a nice pool area, a cinema room and a big common room. And they've got special events like free...

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  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Free Internet
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Flashpackers Hervey Bay

Address: 195 Torquay Tce, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Fraser Coast > Hervey Bay
Price Range: $28 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Flashpackers Hervey Bay 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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Flashpackers Hervey Bay Fraser Coast
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“Book the ensuite double rooms between two people and make sure the fan works well!”
Noufy, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Check out the cinema at the back of the chill out area”
Max_Muehlenhaupt, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Female dorms were great”
bdesh, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“4 bedroom en suite!”
harritheginge, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Girls - pay the extra for the 'luxury' room”
sarah14387, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
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