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    The Flying Fox Backpackers

    0.9 km from Katoomba centre
    • Free Wifi
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    Apr 2 Apr 3
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    190 Bathurst Rd, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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    Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

    By far one of the best hostels I stayed in on my travels. The no technology rule is so, so refreshing to see. At least some one is trying to stem the technology onslaught that has devoured so many hostel's common areas. Also who doesn't...More

    Reviewed 17 February 2015

    Its been a while since I've stayed in a hostel, since my backpacker days are about 10 years behind me. But I had no regrets with Flying Fox Backpackers. As the hostel was relatively quiet, I was kindly upgraded to a double room! The hostel...More

    Reviewed 15 February 2015

    I don't say this easily, but it's so true, once you've been here you don't want to leave again. I've met some great people here who i really consider as friends now. I was supposed to stay for 2 nights but extended to 4, i...More

    Reviewed 9 February 2015

    I've stayed in a few Katoomba hostels over the years (the Cecil, the YHA, No 14 on Lovel St), and while those had their good and bad points this hostel was by far the most friendly and social hostel I've visited, and rooms were the...More

    Reviewed 28 January 2015

    I stayed here by myself about eight years ago. This was my first time staying at what seemed to be a family run hostel. I got to know the person at the desk (the owner?) within hours of my arrival. It was cold outside so...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
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    Family/Play Areas (5)
    Room/Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (1)
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    Room Tips
    "Dorm 6 is the ultimate"
    LoriJolly, 8 months agoRead review
    "We got an upgrade of a room for 2 , dont know about the dorms."
    Tejas P, 11 months agoRead review
    "Aside from a few minor things, this place is great"
    Tazra H, over a year agoRead review
    "As a solo female traveler I always prefer female dorms - they do have two private rooms too if you are a..."
    Flyfin, over a year agoRead review
    "We stayed in room number 3. Great room"
    Brett A, over a year agoRead review
    "I really liked room 6 the first time I was there."
    NaNaNaNone, over a year agoRead review
    "let ross know what you're into when you get here - if you like an early night, or are more likely to stay..."
    joe_leviente, over a year agoRead review
    "Try camping. Its fun, cheap, comfortable and more private than the dorms"
    Matthew M, over a year agoRead review
    "Another hostel."
    jackiegoss, over a year agoRead review
    "Had a 8-dorm only girls room. Was really good and quiet. No air-con though."
    Judith B, over a year agoRead review
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