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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I first thought to visit the blue mountains just one day. I'm glad i didn't cuz i can't get enough of this beautiful place. I stayed 3 nights in this hostel. The service is great, there is free wifi, breakfast and tips on the wall next to the reception. I did my laundry there it was only $3 to wash...

Thank Lisa E
Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I was taken 1day blue mt tour with YHA travel agent.. It was great..we enjoy the tour with the tour guide names Nick. He's so kind and funny when he told us the stories during the tour. Thanks you so much the experience.

Thank novi2016
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

At 63 years old this was my first stay in a hostel, I usually avoid them for various reasons but my stay with this hostel was a surprise. The location was very good, in the Main Street within walking distance to just about everything. Aldi, Woolworths and Big W within 50 metres of the hostel. I booked a queen room...

Thank Lyn S
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Best hostel I have ever visited! It really felt like a hotel in common areas. Soothing music was played all the time which made the atmosphere really nice and relaxing. Very clean everywhere and helpful staff. We saw families with children, backpackers and seniors. Everybody seemed to like this hostel a lot! Only problem we had were the key cards....

Thank Siiri T
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This hostel is clean, spacious and warm. The kitchen is spotless and the balcony is a lovely place to sit and relax. It is located very close to the sights and shops. I would recommend this hostel to anyone who is looking for a quiet few days away.

Thank Nadine M
Modena, Italy
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

One of the best hostels we have stayed in. We stayed in a double room and a friend stayed in the dorms and both rooms were exceptionally clean and comfortable. The huge common area was wonderful and the fire place (even though it was gas) was very atmospheric. Everything was wonderful, even the bloke on the front desk could not...

Thank paxpacker23
Sherbrooke, Quebec
Reviewed 31 August 2016

After the rather deceiving experience at Byron Bay's YHA, we were hesitating about this YHA. Well, this is a very, very good place to stay at Katoomba. Only thing we didn't like so much was the temperature in the living/dinning room. It was freezing there!

Thank lelecabral
Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice hostel for this area. It really has that 'mountain feel'. Very welcoming people at the reception and a big lounge area. Next to it is a spacious clean kitchen. The rooms are also good but only our bathroom was a bit small and old-fashioned. Also ideal for families!

Thank LisaWts
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel as it was part of a tour package we had booked through YHA. It was clean and warm (it had been raining heavily for 2 days straight when we stayed) and the bathroom facilities were also clean. We didn't really chill out in the common areas as we were on a tour and abseiling and...

Thank DreamWorld2013
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Nice place to stay Walking distance from town centre Comfy beds Nice bathroom Only complaint is definitely not sound proof. You can sneeze without everyone knowing Large windows and great curtains that block out all the light for afternoon naps

Thank Claire L

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the adventure capital of NSW, stay at this award-winning YHA hostel and enjoy the log fire, cosy warm rooms (many with ensuite), great kitchen, fast internet, all in the heart of Katoomba. This is the best value budget accommodation, located in the heart of Katoomba. Chose from a range of rooms including multi share, double/twin and family rooms. Free Wi-Fi hotspot (Premium Wi-Fi Plus also available). Relax in the large lounge, self cater in the kitchen. Housed in a beautifully restored historic National Trust building, the hostel is close to breathtaking scenic lookouts, and local cafes and pubs. Save with YHA discounts on heaps of activities, tours and attractions from the hostel. ... more   less 

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Address: 207 Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Blue Mountains > Katoomba
Price Range: $64 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blue Mountains YHA 3*
Number of rooms: 57
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“Worth a visit if the Blue Mountains are in your plans”
 of 5 bubbles Riverbend88, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Away from the staircases which squeak”
 of 5 bubbles rosemarys898, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“ask to the personal i'm more that sure that they will help you”
 of 5 bubbles MarielaCoach, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“even dormitory for six was fine, nice communal bathrooms as well”
 of 5 bubbles 867eva_, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Book earlier to get a dorm that sleeps less”
 of 5 bubbles normanh414, 14 Dec 2015 | Read review
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