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The Flying Fox Backpackers

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  • Excellent68%
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  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
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“living room”(14 reviews)
“free breakfast”(12 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

My sister and I stayed there for three nights and although it got a little chilly in the night it was a great experience! Ross is a very nice guy who gave us many tips what we should do. So ask him! We went to...More

Thank Nele V
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

The Flying Fox was our first stop on our road trip and it was a great first night! Having never really staying in hostels or dorms before we had an awesome experience. The communal spaces were clean and the bedroom was so cosy. They have...More

Thank Kim D
Reviewed 21 August 2015

I stayed here for a few nights whilst visiting the Blue Mountains. The hostel came highly recommended by various travel sites. The building (house) itself looks unimpressive from the street, and the dorms inside are similarly average. The kitchen needs some work too, but wait...More

Thank NotQuiteAWinnebago
Reviewed 16 August 2015

I only stayed in this hostel for 1 night, but I wished I could've stayed longer. It's cheap, clean and the owner is really friendly. He knows everything about the mountains and gives great advice about hikes. There's also a great cozy and warm (fire...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2015

My arrival was as coming into a friends house. Really laid back atmosphere and overall cozy. There was a 6pm social time that Ross (the owner) was enforcing in the living room area. So no multi media allowed. I tought it was great because as...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$40 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$40 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from rainbowstained | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Sorry, I don't think there are private bathrooms, but there are private rooms where you can book for 2 (if I'm not wrong)! Cheers!
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"Your choice - dorm room with about 7 people vs. a private room. Know what you need and choose based on that."
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"Dorm 6 is the best room if you like cats as Guano generally sleeps here! It's also the biggest!"
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"#3 is located at a good position between the entrance and the bathroom yet far enough from the kitchen/living..."
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"Dorm 6 is the ultimate"
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