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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Paid to stay 1 night, got to room had no pillow on the bed and had to go out and buy my own pillow as was unable to locate anyone to get one. Other guy in room used all the pillows and is told by management when someone else comes in he just throws one of his on the bed(disgusting)...

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Whalley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for 3 nights just as a small stop over and to go to Australia Zoo. Everything was fairly clean but their was a weird vibe around the place. i stayed in a private room with a friend but still felt a bit unsafe and wanted to keep my stuff in the car over night. It's pretty average.

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Scotland
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Stayed here in December and loved every minute of it. The hostel is very basic, but has decent beds, showers and kitchens on each floor. In addition the staff are very friendly, and offer plenty of extras for anyone wanting to hit the beach. Is a bit of a walk from the main beach area, but at least means it's...

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1Thank DMon13
york
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Checked in at backpackers in caloundra very basic but jess the manger made up for that he was so nice and helpful made us feel at home nothing was to much for him you only had to ask one night he did a pizza night and paid for it all good place to go but basic like i said .fred...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Great price for double room, quitr good beds, reasonable kitchen and common area, nice terrace. Very nice bathrooms. Really quiet during our visit, probably might changed during peak weekends. Close to the beach and shopping centre just across the road.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

Nice, clean well located hostel in a lovely small town on Sunshine Coast. Enjoyed my trip here, people were friendly and would love to visit back again in the future. Whole atmosphere here is very chilled, nice if your looking at a few days relaxing.

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Thank gazpalma
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Great location - 5 min walk to Jetts, supermarkets, handy to beautiful beaches with nice walkways. Cleanliness - The place has clean rooms, sunny and nice kitchen, living room and tables on the sunny deck This place has a nice aura!

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

Friendly and very helpful service from James the manager. Clean room,comfortable bed, spotless bathroom, well appointed kitchen. Linen was aittle bit tired but it was clean and fresh. off street parking was handy as we left the car and walked a few minutes into town. This backpackers is not new and not in the middle of the action but it...

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1Thank JillB114
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 7 April 2015

We booked this a couple of weeks before and even though I made a couple of changes it was no problem to the manager James who was friendly and professional. At my age I was a bit nervous about a backpackers having never stayed in one before but we only wanted one night which was pretty difficult over Easter. I...

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1Thank Vicki S
Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Great location. Clean rooms. Wonderful Staff. MEt some firends for life at this little jewel located nera everything. I could have stayed longer as i was able to access The Australia Zoo and most great beaches. THe days were good. and the nights quiet and friendly. A great place to stay, Juanna was the manager. She was very helpful with...

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Additional Information about Caloundra Backpackers

Address: 84 Omrah Avenue | Sunshine Coast, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
Region: Australia > Queensland > Sunshine Coast > Caloundra
Price Range: $47 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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“First floor is usually quieter at night”
 of 5 bubbles DMon13, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“make reservations. I was lucky to get a room. Great deal”
 of 5 bubbles Y4922ESricks, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Go somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles glindley49, 13 Feb 2014 | Read review
“don't.”
 of 5 bubbles 275laurenr, 4 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Take a look before booking if possible, some rooms at the rear won't be affected by the other guests sitting outside the front late at night. If you can afford the room with ensuites, go for it.”
 of 5 bubbles Bayliss728, 21 Oct 2013 | Read review
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